Lichfield Arts Presents: Lichfield Winter Beer and Wine Festival

Wednesday February 1 2012

Lichfield Guildhall, Friday 3 – Saturday 4 February

There is good news for lovers of Real Ales and Wines when the very popular Lichfield Winter Beer & Wine Festival returns once again to wonderful Lichfield Guildhall on Friday 3 and Saturday 4 February. The festival is open from noon - 11pm each day with entry just £1 up to 5.30pm each day and £2.50 after 5.30pm. There will be over 35 beers available from a number of local and regional breweries from up and down the country. Plus a selection of continental beers, traditional ciders and over twenty wines from around the world will be available.

Besides the fine beers, wines, and ciders and superb community atmosphere music will be provided on Friday evening by Riki B’s wonderful blues-rock outfit “Running Shoes” and on Saturday evening by the fabulous “Roving Crows” and their original brand of celtic-fusion. Also on Saturday afternoon from around 1pm “The Lichfield Lighthouse Company” will be leading a sea-shanties singing session.

Lichfield Arts Director Chris Newcombe said “The festival is one of the highlights of our winter/spring programme which is enjoyed by all members of the community but it also attracts visitors from all parts of the country” He added “Once again the famous pork pies will be making an appearance!” Anybody wishing to come to the festival is advised to purchase their tickets well in advance as they will be in great demand. Food will be available with a wide range of bottled beers and a full range of soft drinks for the drivers.

For further information and to book your tickets ring the box office on 01543 262223 or book online www.lichfieldarts.org.uk