Well that’s it for another year! We just wanted to say thanks to everyone that attended this weekend and joined us to #DrinkForACause for Cheshire Search and Rescue.

Thank you to all of our wonderful sponsors and a huge thank you to the many volunteers that make this possible, a big thank you to the Macclesfield Roundtable for building the bar during the week leading up to the festival and giving up their Sunday to take it down again #Macclesfield #Volunteering #OrderBeerDrinkBeerRepeat

Friday 10th May - Evening

The Friday evening session will open from 7.00pm and close at Midnight. This is a ticketed event which costs £10 per ticket and you must be 18 years and older for this session. You get a glass and programme included with the ticket.

Tokens are £10 per card which allows you to buy all your food and drink.

Saturday 11th May - Afternoon

The Saturday afternoon session will open from Midday and close at 4.30pm. This is a free event and families are welcome.

Tokens are £10 per card which allows you to buy all your food and drink. 

Saturday 11th May -Evening

The Saturday evening session will open from 7.00pm and close at Midnight. This is a ticketed event which costs £10 per ticket and you must be 18 years and older for this session. You get a glass and programme included with the ticket.

Tokens are £10 per card which allows you to buy all your food and drink. 

We now accept card payments across all our sessions
As with previous years there will be a bus doing a circuit from the Waters Green Tavern to the beer festival and back. It starts just before each session and will continue until after the end of each session. It will probably take 15-20 minutes to do a circuit depending on traffic.

Please note the bus will stop on the main road outside the entrance to the Rugby Club and not outside the marquee.

Volunteer at the festival

Our beer festival wouldn’t happen without a small army of volunteers helping out in the week leading up to the festival and during the important Friday & Saturday Night and Saturday lunchtime sessions. We are always on the lookout for more volunteers so if you wish to join us and help out however you can click below.

We are proud to announce that this year we will be supporting…

Seashell Trust
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News, updates and the usual social gubbins…

Since we first started in 1995, the Macclesfield Beer Festival has served over 200,000 beers and raised over £200,000 for local charities. This has been used to…
+ Build new play areas for special needs children
+ Buy an interactive display for children with learning disabilities
+ Help give support to carers
+ Purchase new mini-buses
+ Build new accommodation for adults with learning difficulties
+ Purchase medical equipment
+ More importantly, we have helped local charities carry on doing all the important and dedicated work that they do. We intend to carry on helping with this years Macclesfield Beer Festival

Thanks to our supporters & promoters

And to our print partner…

Axon IT

Fever & Boutique

Premier Estates

ECAES (Edwards Consultancy)

Proseal UK

Caterforce Ltd

Quint Group/Money Guru

Bioscript Group

J Tape

Oliver Marketing

Fabric IT

Love Live Ltd

Silkdale Living

Ace of Spades
Amiculum / Mudskipper Business Ltd
Andy Quigley window cleaning
Arighi Bianchi
Bennett Brooks
Bennetts Solicitors
Bespoke Auto Developements
Bollington Brewing Co
Bulls Head Mottram
Burns Garages Ltd
Central Glass Ltd
Cheshire Cheese Company
Cinemac Cinema
Cirrus Connect Ltd
Classique Aesthetics
D J Massey & Son
Delta Corporate Risk Ltd
Drs D & H Holden
Edwards Hoyle Solicitors
Estates & Leisure Holdings Ltd
G F Holding (Contractors) Ltd
Gareth Ainsworth
Graham E. Park (Holdings) Ltd
H N Nuttall
Hallams Property Consultants
Harts Chartered Accountants
Hogbens Property Services ltd
Holden & Prescott Ltd
Holmes Naden (Estates) Ltd
ITG Technologies Ltd
Janhill Estates Ltd
JPB Financial Planning Ltd
Ken & Judy Grant
Kitchen & Bathroomers Ltd
Lloyd Bolam Insurance Brokers Ltd
Mactex Properties (2004) Ltd
Maple Fleet Services Ltd
Media 1 Productions Ltd
Media Four Ltd
Multiplastics (Europe) Limited 
NBDA Ltd
Nexus Dry Hire Ltd
Norburys Ltd
P R Jones Jewellers
Packaging Products( Coatings) Ltd
Palletower
Park Lane News
Pat Braddock
Pinches Medical & Wellbeing
R A Smart
Rapierstar
Red Rose Packaging
Red Willow Brewery
Restore Computer Services
Richard Oldham Surfacing Ltd
SKS Accontancy Training Academy
SOS Plumbing Ltd
STD Developments Ltd
Sutton Hall 
The Emerson Group
The Treacle Tap
The Wharf
Thorneycroft Solicitors
Timothy A Brown Ltd
TK all action packed hero
Travay Business Support
Visit Macclesfield
Waters Green Tavern
Watts and Smith Ltd
Web Presence Ltd
Whittaker & Biggs

Where to find us...

Macclesfield Rugby Club Priory Park Priory Lane Macclesfield Cheshire SK10 4AF

As with previous years there will be a bus doing a circuit from the Waters Green Tavern to the beer festival and back. It starts around 15 minutes before each session and will continue until after the end of each session. It will probably take 15-20 minutes to do a circuit depending on traffic. Please note the bus will stop on the main road outside the entrance to the Rugby Club and not outside the marquee.

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