Elgood’s brewery preparing for three day beer festival - and there’s great and local musical talent to entertain the crowds

PUBLISHED: 15:29 10 September 2018 | UPDATED: 15:29 10 September 2018

Here's what to expect at Elgood's beer festival - this scene was from the 2017 event.

Here's what to expect at Elgood's beer festival - this scene was from the 2017 event.


Elgood’s is preparing for a three day beer festival in Wisbech next – back they say by popular demand.

It opens on Thursday September 20 and last for three days – opening at 5pm on Thursday.

A brewery spokesman said: “Before last year’s festival had even finished, visitors were asking for dates for the next one. Well, we could hardly let our public down, so here we go again.”

The spokesman said: “With over 150 beers to try, including many of our own award-winning brands, as well as craft ciders, there is bound to be something to appeal to even the most discerning aficionado. Wine and soft drinks are also available.”

Musical entertainment embraces a line-up local talent, with “TOADFISH BONE” on Thursday night, Ska band “THE CHERRY REDS” on Friday and the renowned Rock/Punk band “BEWILDERED” performing on Saturday night.

On Saturday afternoon “RUSTY RELICS” folk band will be playing.

Doors will be open from 5 pm to 10.30 pm on Thursday and Friday and from noon until 10.30 pm on Saturday. Food will be available throughout the 3 days.

On Saturday afternoon, the brewery gardens will be open for our guests to explore

The festival, which follows immediately on from the SIBA East Beer Competition, is run on a “not for profit” basis, with all the money raised, after deduction of costs, donated to local charities.

Tickets are available to book now or on the door - £4 per person. For further information please contact us on 01945 583160 or visit our web site www.elgoods-brewery.co.uk


Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Ely Standard visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Ely Standard staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Ely Standard account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

8 minutes ago

Council health inspectors gave Michael and Gina Missing a four star rating on Monday – one short of the highest – just 10 days after a court fined them £5,000 for having putrefied and mouldy food in their pub.

Yesterday, 17:52

A woman has died following a collision on the A142 Ely Road, at Stuntney yesterday Monday).

19 minutes ago

Dame Darcey Bussell will give a talk at Ely Cathedral on Thursday November 27.

Yesterday, 11:00

An Ely air cadet has met the brother of a 15-year-old cadet killed in enemy action during the Second World War.

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Read the Ely Standard e-edition E-edition

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up

Ely Standard weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy