Sample beers, ciders and ales as Beer Festival returns to Lincoln

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Lincoln CAMRA Beer Festival will return to the city next month, with this year’s event honouring the 100th anniversary of the Royal Air Force.

The festival will take place at Lincoln Drill Hall on Free School Lane between Thursday, May 24 and Saturday, May 26.

Admission is priced at £3, although entry is free for CAMRA members to all sessions.

Here are the timings:

  • Thursday, May 24 – 12pm-3pm free, 6pm-11pm £3.00
  • Friday, May 25 – 12pm-11pm £3.00
  • Saturday, May 26 – 12pm-11pm £3.00

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

There will be a choice of over 100 real ales from across the country, as well as ciders, perries and bottled beers from around the world.

At this year’s event there will also be a number of ales brewed specially to commemorate the centenary of the Royal Air Force.

Food will be available from the Drill Hall Cafe Bar and there will also be a hog roast.

Cherry Lee Mewis and her blues band will be among the live music entertainment at the event – for more information click here.

Meanwhile, the Lion and Snake pub in the Bailgate is also hosting a Sausage & Cider Music Festival on Sunday, May 6 from 12pm.