In recent times Bristol has witnessed one thing of a microbrewery increase, with a raft of latest bars specialising in craft beer and even giving cider a run for its cash when it comes to punter reputation.

And the drink will probably be celebrated in type this weekend when the massive Bristol Craft Beer Competition rolls into city, going down at Movement till Sunday.

Billed as a ‘celebration of the artwork, tradition and craft of brewing that has made Bristol and the South West its dwelling’, the three-day occasion will convey collectively Bristol’s most inventive and gifted impartial breweries to pour alongside the easiest from round the remainder of the world.


Along with the huge collection of delicious ales on provide, this 12 months’s competition will function DJ units from Bombay Bicycle Membership’s Jamie MacColl, Metronomy’s Olugbenga, DJ Yoda, Sip The Juice and Norman Jay MBE.

And better of all? You’ll be able to drink as a lot as you want all weekend lengthy. The competition ticket value consists of limitless pours from the varied breweries exhibiting at this 12 months’s competition, which is music to our ears.

This is a full checklist of brewers who will probably be providing a style of their good drinks throughout the weekend, simply to whet your urge for food…

Bristol Beer Manufacturing facility

Regulars at widespread Bristol locations together with The Tobacco Manufacturing facility and Grain Barge will recognise signature flavours reminiscent of Seven, Fortitude and their extremely moreish Milk Stout, however count on to be launched to some new ones on the competition.

Wiper & True

One of the widespread breweries in Bristol, Wiper & True has been creating impeccable ales from its St Werburghs HQ for some time now. As its slogan goes, that is no abnormal beer and this weekend its brewers will probably be providing up an enormous array, from double IPAs, milk stouts and even a gin & tonic saison.