Maidstone & Mid Kent

Campaign for Real Ale

Campaign for Real Ale

Welcome to CAMRA in Maidstone and Mid Kent

Our area spans between West Peckham in the west, Lenham in the east, Hucking in the north and Hawkhurst in the south. It includes areas such as West Malling, Cranbrook, Sutton Valence, Staplehurst and, of course, Maidstone itself.

Branch Diary and Local Beer Festivals

All CAMRA events are suspended until further notice.

Visit our COVID-19 Updates page for the latest pub re-opening news and to find out how you can continue to help those pubs that can't.


The Maidstone and Mid Kent branch's annual showcase event at the East Malling Research Centre which is usually held on the first Saturday of September each year.

Our next festival will be on :-

4th September 2021

Branch Pub Directory

A guide to the pubs and clubs in our branch area that serve real ale.

LocAle is a CAMRA accreditation scheme to promote pubs that sell locally-brewed real ale. An up to date list of accredited branch pubs is available on our LocAle page.

Real Cider and Perry

Find those branch pubs that serve Real Cider and Perry.

Draught Copy

Draught Copy is the free quarterly newsletter of the Maidstone and Mid-Kent, Bexley and Gravesend and Darent Valley branches of CAMRA.

Branch News

We also have a Yahoo Group which you can join to share news on real ales, breweries and pubs in the area and receive reminders about meetings and events.