The Continental beer festival is coming back

Posted on - 7th May, 2019 - 7:00pm | Author - | Posted in - City Centre, Food & Drink, Preston City Centre, Preston News, Pubs, What's On in Preston
Enjoying the sunshine at the Conti Beer Festival
Enjoying the sunshine at the Conti Beer Festival

The ‘Glastonbury’ of beer festivals in Preston is returning.


Two beer halls housing more than 200 cask ales, ciders and perries will be put back up at a city pub this summer.

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A 19th beer festival takes place at The Continental after a break of nearly two years.

Meat and Drink Company say this year’s festival will have an extended keg beer bar and an increased gin bar.

Food sees BBQ options as well as an extensive veggie menu.


And a huge marquee is back hosting live music and DJs.

Read more: Plungington gin festival returns this summer

The Conti Beer Festival is on Thursday 18 July until Sunday 21 July.

A three-day ticket is £8, the Thursday is £3, Friday is £4 and Saturday is £5. Sunday, drinking up day, is free. Tickets are available via the bar at the Conti (and there’s £1 off if you buy before Monday 13 May) and can be bought via Skiddle if buying online.

Read more: See what’s on in Preston

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