Maidstone & Mid Kent

Campaign for Real Ale

Campaign for Real Ale


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

We aim to have around 70 real ales and 30 ciders and perries on offer along with live music and food vendors. The festival is open from 11am until 7pm, or until the beer runs dry! Admission is free for card carrying CAMRA members, or £6 for non-members.

We also offer free shuttle buses to and from Aylesford (half-hourly from 1030) and West Malling (hourly from 1020) rail stations. Last buses leave the festival site at 1945.

Our next festival will be on :-

3rd September 2022

Beer and Cider Lists

2019 Beer List - 2019 Cider List

2018 Beer List - 2018 Cider List

2017 Beer List - 2017 Cider List

Social Media

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