Beer Festival announced for the final weekend in April!

We are delighted to announce the return of our annual Beer Festival, which will run from Friday 28th through Sunday 30th of April.

In a bid to go bigger and better than ever before, our tenth iteration of the Beer Festival boasts a three-day itinerary of food, drink, music and events with something on offer for everyone.

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On the taps

We have pulled out all the stops to build a beer, ale and stout line-up that truly covers all bases.

Taking centre stage will be draught options from local heroes Stubborn Mule and Dunham Massey Brewery, who feature alongside several barrelled-in options from Marstons, as per previous festivals.

Our canned and bottled options will be plentiful and extensive, with stock brought in from the likes of Shipyard, Cloudwater, Pomona, Track, and Titanic.

If beer and ale aren't your thing, fear not, as we will have a full gin and prosecco bar available, as well as the usual soft drink options.

altrincham fc beer festival 2023 line up

Food options

You won't be left disappointed by our street food options this year as we have called in the services of two reputable local vendors: Little Red Pizza Company and The Curry Den whose specialities are clued in their respective names.

The Curry Den have worked with us on previous festivals and have always been given rave reviews for their flavourful offerings, while Little Red Pizza Co, who serve pizza cooked over an open fire, come very highly recommended.

Our club catering will also be in full swing with our popular match day options: hot dogs, burgers and fries will all be available throughout the weekend.

Our food & drink offerings will be spread across various locations in the stadium with a large marquee erected by the Golf Road End as per previous Beer Festivals. There is the possibility of more food and drink selections being added as we approach the weekend, and we will communicate additions as we go.

Day-by-day breakdown

Friday 28th April

Starts: 4:00 pm
Ends: 10:00 pm
Price: FREE to attend

Our opening night will feature a live DJ and tribute singer with the full beer and food selection available and ready to go. Children will be able to make use of our bouncy castle hire and free face painting. There will also be a raffle on the night with prizes to be confirmed.

Book your free ticket through Eventbrite

Saturday 29th April

Starts: 11:00 am
Ends: 10:00 pm
Price: FREE to attend

Saturday's full-day event will feature local breweries, live music, lots of food and snack options, games to play and activities to enjoy for all ages:

  • Live singer 3pm - 5pm
  • Live music including headline band, The Camdens 8pm -10pm
  • Live DJ
  • Free children's bouncy castle, entertainer and face painting
  • Performances from Northern Gems Dance Troupe
  • Tug of War
  • Craft stalls and vendors selling artisan homeware
  • Raffle with prizes to be confirmed

Book your free ticket through Eventbrite

Sunday 30th April

Starts: 11:00 am
Ends: 4:00 pm
Price: £10 adults, £5 juniors and children

Sunday sees us welcome a host of former Altrincham players back to The J.Davidson Stadium to celebrate the career of former captain, Jake Moult, whose testimonial game kicks off at 1:00 pm.

Testimonial tickets are compulsory to attend the Beer Festival on Sunday. The aforementioned drinks options will all be available in the Golf Road End marquee, and the club kiosk will be open for food. Stock dependent.

Buy your tickets here

The Beer Festival will end at 4:00 pm so that the club can prepare for Sunday night's End of Season Awards event.

Keep an eye on our website for further updates and previews in the lead-up to the weekend, providing you with profiles on our breweries and musicians. We hope you can join us for another special weekend.

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