Lichfield Winter into Spring Beer and Wine Festival, 4 & 5 February

Wednesday January 19 2011

There is good news for lovers of Real Ales and Wines because the very popular Lichfield Winter Beer & Wine Festival returns to the splendid Lichfield Guildhall on Friday 4th and Saturday 5th February .

The festival is open from 12noon-11pm each day with entry just £1.50 up to 5.30pm and just £2.50 after 5.30pm on both the Friday and Saturday.

There will be over 35 beers available from a number of local breweries from Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Nottingham, Yorkshire, Cheshire with a number of very special brews! Plus traditional ciders and over twenty wines will be available from around the world including Argentina, Australia, Chile, South Africa, France.

Besides the Fine Beers, Fine Wines, Fine Ciders and superb community atmosphere music will be provided by ‘Grey Goose Blues Band ‘ with classic blues on Friday. On Saturday the very lively and entertaining ‘Shamus O’Blivion & the Megadeth Morrisman ‘ will  provide the music !

Lichfield Arts Director Brian Pretty said:

“This is excellent news the festival is enjoyed by all members of the community but also attracts visitors from all parts of the country.” He added “Even the famous Pork Pies will make an appearance.” He advised intending visitors to purchase their tickets well in advance.

Cold 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