19th Clacton-on-Sea Real Ale
and Cider Festival 2014
At St. James' Hall, Tower Road, Clacton-on-Sea. CO15 1LE
From Wednesday 2-th to Saturday 23rd August
18.00 to 23.00 Wednesday
11.00 to 23.00 Thursday, Friday, Saturday
65+ real ales* ciders, perries, Essex wines, and Belgian and other European beers + free soft drinks for designated drivers
* this year our special section is 'London Corner'
Food from 'Tasteful Catering' will be available.
The festival glasses are, this year, being sponsored by the Three Jays, Jaywick.
Free entry to card carrying CAMRA members at ALL times times – Non-members £2.50 entry at non-music sessions and £3.50 for music sessions
Live on Thursday evening sees the return of The Ringtones!
Early evening on Friday (about 6pm) will see the Priory Morris Dancers perform.
Live Jazz from the Blackwater Jazz band on Saturday afternoon.
Saturday evening live music from Broken Watch
Information for Travellers
The festival is located in the St. James' Church Hall, in Tower Road, Clacton-on-Sea CO15 1LE. It is between St. James' Church and the Westcliff Theatre which is well signposted. It is about 15 minutes walk from Clacton-on-Sea railway station.
Click here to download helpful directions to the festival from Clacton station.
Click here to find the venue on OpenStreetMap.
Click here to find the venue on Streetmap.
Click here for train timetables from Abellio Greater Anglia (valid from 18 May 2014).
NB: Planned maintenance work is detailed here. At the time of editing this page, there were no planned major works that should disrupt travel.
Click here to download an A4 FLYER - PLEASE HELP PUBLICISE THE FESTIVAL!
Facebook event page - why not invite your friends?
The STAFFING FORM is available in the members area of our website - PLEASE HELP ORGANISE AND RUN THE FESTIVAL!
Last Year's Festival
Last year's festival page is available here.