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Tickets for the Great British Beer Festival now on sale

Tickets for the Great British Beer Festival now on sale


Tickets for CAMRA's Great British Beer Festival, returning to Olympia London from 6-10 August, are now on sale.

For the very first time, beer lovers will be able to snap up Early Bird tickets for a special discounted price. Just 500 Early Bird tickets will be on sale for each day of the festival - single day entry tickets to the Tuesday-Friday sessions can be purchased for £9, or for £7 for the Saturday sessions. Standard single day entry prices are £11 (Tues-Fri) and £9 (Sat).

The Early Bird tickets are first come, first serve - once they're gone, they're gone!

Additional ticket options include a season ticket (£29), which guarantees entrance to every public session plus the trade session, and the VIP package (£39), which includes entrance for one session, seating, a festival glass and £15 of beer tokens. There are only 300 of these available each day, so be sure to get in early to avoid missing out! If attending in a group, the group discount option (£45-55) can help save on price with the ‘buy five, get one free' offer.

Now in its 42nd year, the Great British Beer Festival 2019 will have over 1,000 British and international beers, ciders and perries, alongside a wine bar and - new for 2019 - a gin bar.

Great British Beer Festival Organiser Catherine Tonry said: "We are already looking forward to welcoming thousands of people to the Great British Beer Festival in August, and hope lots of them take advantage of our special Early Bird offers and advance packages!

"We will have plenty of exciting things in store for attendees this summer to make this the best Great British Beer Festival yet - so keep an eye out for upcoming announcements."

The Great British Beer Festival will be open to the public from 6-10 August at Olympia London. Tickets can be bought in advance from  


About the Great British Beer Festival

The Great British Beer Festival is one of the biggest, most exciting and well-known events in the beer and cider world. Organised by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) and run by volunteers, it brings hundreds of real ales, international beers and real ciders and perries under the iconic Olympia roof. Tickets can be purchased online:

The festival opening times are:

Tuesday 6th August – 12 noon-5pm (Trade Session)

Tuesday 6th August – 5pm-10:30pm (Public Session)

Wednesday 7th August – 12 noon-10:30pm

Thursday 8th August – 12 noon-10:30pm

Friday 9th August – 12 noon-10:30pm

Saturday 10th August – 11am-7:00pm

Last Admission: half an hour before close.


CAMRA is an independent, voluntary organisation which campaigns for real ale, cider and perry as well as protecting and promoting community pubs and clubs and fighting for consumer rights. We have over 190,000 members across the country who work to champion beer and cider drinkers as well as pub and club goers.