AHA/BJCP Competitions 2019- Find numerous sanctioned homebrewer and professional commercial producer competitions for beer, cider and mead occurring around the USA.
Cider Rite of Spring, 6 April 2019, is a celebration of the blossoming Northwest Cider industry— an annual cider tasting event welcoming the return of Spring, featuring nearly 100 unique ciders served by 30 different cidermakers and cidery representatives in beautifully renovated historic event space, the Evergreen in SE Portland.
fantastic live music alongside other fun and games to keep you entertained...
Vermont Cider Week 22 February – 4 March 2018 connects Vermont cider makers to buyers from top restaurants, bars, and retail shops across The Green Mountain State. Vermont Cider Week helps bring awareness,
Festival-Competition The Cyder Market hard cider information for cider makers and drinkers about cider festivals and competitions.
gardens and vineyards at kellybrook’s Wonga Park property, it’s only 40 mins from Melbourne. The weekend features our famous Scrumpy, Kellybrothers ciders, Riders brew co beers and Kellybrook’s highly regarded estate grown wines.
Annual Bath Cider Festival, England- Friday 8-9 Feb 2019. The Bath Cider Festival is one of the largest gatherings of real ciders and perries - and cider and perry drinkers - in the West. On offer will be over 150 ciders and perries including award-winning ciders from Somerset, Herefordshire, Hampshire and South
a coordinated effort to even further billboard the artisanal cider category in our communities.
Oregon Cider Week from June 20-30, 2019 to celebrate cider all throughout Portland and Oregon! The week celebrates cider around the state with many events, from tap takeovers at neighborhood pubs to elegant prix fixe menus with cider pairings. You’ll find cider-based specialty cocktails, cheese plates designed with cider in mind, and of course cider tasting events.
and orchards. As a premier apple growing region, the Finger Lakes Region is a natural spot to explore distinctive styles of hard cider based on variety and place. The week is full of educational and delectable events including orchard and cidery tours, lectures, menu pairings at area restaurants, cider flights, cider-‐maker dinners and more.
CiderDays- 2-4 November 2018- is a community event celebrating all things apples in Franklin County, Massachusetts. Cider Days is an annual community celebration of all things apple in beautiful Franklin County, Massachusetts. 2018 marks our 24th year with tours, cidermaking and tastings, workshops and much more in orchards and venues county-wide from Ashfield, Deerfield, Turners Falls, Shelburne Falls, and Colrain to New Salem and the towns in between. Whether you are a cider aficianado (hard or sweet), make your own cider, are an orchardist, like hanging out in bucolic orchards, or just enjoy soaking up all the goodness of autumn in New England, CiderDays is your event!
feature local breweries, cideries, and winderies. Cider Dayze will include activities such as cornhole, barrel races, beer stein hold, apple bobbing, a brew camp and more. Local food will also be available from The Mulefoot Gastropub and Bad Brad's BBQ.
One of the most exciting and engaging ways to discover hard cider, to renew an old passion for the drink, or simply to enjoy the company and imbibe with others who already share your cider drinking desires is to attend a local or regional festival or competition. Those highlighted below are examples of the dozens of cider festivals and competitions held annually worldwide, with more appearing every year! Please use this list as a starting point to locate a festival near your home or on your travels.
Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA), 2019 listing for dozens of beer festivals across Great Britain all year that typically include Ciders and Perries. CAMRA campaining for real ale, pubs and drinkers rights since 1971.
Batlow CiderFest and the Cider Industry Conference, 19 May 2018, are a celebration of great Australian ciders, held in one of Australia’s most recognized apple producing towns. Meet the apple growers, catch up with family and friends, enjoy great food, live music and fresh air, and soak up street festival atmosphere while sampling some of Australia’s fabulous ciders!
At the Virginia Cider Festival, 14 September 2019, Fredericksburg, Virginia- you and your friends will be surrounded by hard ciders from all across the country. – more than 20 in all! The event will also feature local
Cider Summit Chicago, 9 February, 2019. 7th annual Cider Summit Chicago, featuring over 150 ciders including regional favorites and international classics.
British Columbia Cider Week, 26 April to 5 May 2019. The NorthWest Cider Association, along with your local BC Cider producers, are really stoked to be bringing BC’s Cider Week to you. This week long series of events will take place around the province, and with an opening festival at the start of CiderWeek. The festival is still being organized, so stay tuned. In attendance will be craft cider producers from BC, Washington and Oregon.
ciders they are creating. The 2019 Festival will be held on August 11th Thomas Valley Farm, Snohomish, Washington.
The Cyder Market hard cider information for cider makers and drinkers about cider festivals and competitions.
Nottingham Beer and Cider Festival, 9-12 October 2019, Motorpoint Arena, Nottingham Castle, England- The beer festival renowned for offering
Cider Summit Seattle, 6-7 September 2019. Diverse Gathering of Artisanal Ciders Returns to South Lake
Apple Cider Century (ACC), 29 September 2019, Michigan- is an annual one-day 15, 25, 37, 50, 62, 75 or 100 mile bicycle tour of the orchards, forests and wine country in and around Three Oaks, MI.
Saturday and Sunday, and cast their vote for their top choice. Cider producers will also be on hand to consult about cider crafting and production. The California Cider Competition is designed to help consumers find ciders they love and get to know the California cider makers that craft them. This annual event, the state’s only cider competition, is hosted by California’s one and only Apple Show at the Mendocino county Fair, now in its 91st year! The California Cider Competition features ciders made from California-grown apples.
International Cider and Perry Competition, 15 May 2019, Cider Museum, Hereford, England, completion for all classes of perry and cider with class and overall champions.
The 13th Annual Great Lakes International Cider & Perry Competition (GLINTCAP), May 15-18, 2019, at the Downtown Courtyard by Marriott in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Great Lakes International Cider and Perry Competition (GLINTCAP) has established itself as the largest
Royal Bath and West, Somerset, England, 29 May - 1 June 2019- The Award of the Worshipful Company of Fruiterers' Cup for the Supreme Champion Cider. Founded in 1777 The Royal Bath & West of England Society are a Somerset based registered charity that aims to encourage agriculture, the arts and commerce. The biggest event in the calendar is The Royal Bath and West Show.
2018 Isle of Man Beer and Cider Festival, This year’s festival will run from 11-13 April 2019. Whilst we aim to have as many beers and ciders on as possible, the selection of available beers will decrease throughout the festival. If a beer runs out, we can’t just pop down to the brewery and put another one on! There are many
THE BEST BEER BASH IN THE CITY! April 5-6, 2019. We are excited to be in a new venue Union West, 535 West 28th Street, New York City for our annual Spring Seasonal. We are very excited to share the best selections of the most
The 2019 International Cider Awards, England, registration for cider submittals 1 October 2018. An Award is a recognition by fellow professional cider makers that a cider is an outstanding commercial example of its style.
gluten-free and vegetarian options, and expertly-sourced real ciders from artisan producers around the country.
The Mondial des cidres de glace SAQ, Canada, held in Rougemont March 1-3, 2019. Some 18,000 people turned up for the great fifth anniversary celebration of this typical Quebec product. The Mondial is a memorable winter event that was created for Quebeckers and visitors alike to promote ice cider—a product created in Quebec just 20 years ago.
Finger Lakes Region, New York, 28 Sep - 8 Oct 2018 - The Finger Lakes Cider Alliance announces Cider Week to celebrate and promote local and regional hard ciders
Apple Blossomtime Weekend, Herefordshire, England- Put a note in your diary for the 5-7 May 2018 when, once again, we will be celebrating the glories of the orchards in full blossom and sampling
the world’s largest selection of real ales ... As well as a massive array of golden ales, fruit beers, stouts, bitters, milds, porters and barley wines we also offer a wide selection of traditional ciders and perries plus an assortment of country wines.
Cupboard Blues band, Burnside Music and more. Sausage and Cheese Sunday including:- Farmers and Craft Market and live music from a Swing band and others.
the products of the previous autumn - ie lots of cider, perry and apple juice to sample, including the winners of the Cider and Perry Trials.
stands and over 200 craft beers and ciders, from all four corners of Ireland. 14,000 attendees are expected over the four three days to meet the brewers, and to sample their wares, many of which are available only at the festival!
announce the return of Cider Summit NW Festival to Portland, OR. Cider Summit is expanding to the new Fields Neighborhood Park at NW 10th/Overton in the Pearl District.
Cider Summit San Francisco, Presidio of San Francisco, 13 April 2019- If you love hard cider, mark your calendars. The Cider Summit was originally held in Berkeley but moved to greener apple orchards in
Gloucester Blackfriars Beer & Cider Festival, 27-28 Apr 2018, England, we will be selling 100 real ales, from near and far, with 25 ciders and perries, together with a local artisan cheese bar stocked with 12 different varieties. And of course there will be some
2019 Cider Festival, Broome Farm, England- on Friday 30 Aug - 1 Sept follows our traditional format: Friday evening Ceilidh dancing to Chicken Shed Zeppelin Saturday Meet the Cider Makers + Live Music Including: - Compost Heap, Broome
The NHC Canadian Regional Qualifier/ALES Homebrew Open competition from April 9-14, 2018 at the Bushwakker Brewpub in Regina, Saskatchewan. Not only is this the largest competition in Canada,
Kellybrook Cider Festival, Australia, 5-6 May 2018- The origins of the festival are based in the celebration of the end of the apple harvest and we have adapted it to include end of wine vintage celebration. Set in the historic
in cidermaking and cider fruit production best practices, the cider market and cider regulations.
visitors will also be able to gain a recognised qualification in the love of beer! Building on last year’s sell-out tasting sessions, Manchester Beer and Cider Festival will give drinkers the chance to hear from three of the country’s leading beer experts. They will be running tutored tastings, suitably accompanied by generous samples of some of the 600+ ales on offer.
Colorado Cider and Beer Circus, the Greatest Cider Show on Earth, 24-25 August 2018, Copper Mountain, Colorado- The Cider Circus brings a unique element to a cider and beer tasting
National Winter Ales Festival, 19-23 February 2019, The Hall, Norwich, England- We will have over 60 ciders & perries from all parts of Britain, with an emphasis on East Anglian cider makers, and with around 20 counties represented. Each cider &
Ciderstock 2018, 18 August, Woodchuck Cidery, Middlebury, Vermont- A day of fresh music, delicious food, and ice-cold cider at Woodchuck
Come celebrate the 43rd Annual Cider Days on October 6-7, 2018, Lakewood, Colorado! Celebrate Lakewood's agricultural heritage with an entertaining mix of live performances, activities and tasty harvest
craft beers in one place at one time with you this coming spring. 75 BREWERIES - 150 BEERS, CIDERS, & MEADS. From the established craft brewers to the mid-majors and up-and comers, the diversity and creativity of the Craft Brewing Community has proven to be limitless.
garden, festival style.The ales and ciders all locally produced in Victoria. The brewers will be on hand to proudly serve up their craft and give you the insider info on flavour.
Celebrate the harvest and the legacy of revolutionary gardener Thomas Jefferson at the annual Heritage Harvest Festival at Monticello, Virginia, 21 September 2019.
Basque Cider Fair, Santo Tomas Bilbao, Spain, Dec 2019, there will be about 300 booths selling cider, vegetables, cheeses, txakolí and other farm products. It is expected a large number of
The Manchester Beer & Cider Festival, 23-26 January, 2019- has confirmed its range of special tasting events allowing visitors to learn more about their favourite drinks. In a first for the festival
Liquid Apple Night, October 6, 2018, Hamilton, Montana-Enjoy all the sweet and tart goodies that Apple Day has to offer, and then join us for a
new business, and growth to the state’s cideries. Cider Week provides educational resources for trade, including staff education, tastings, and connections with top Vermont Cider Makers.
and most respected cider judging in North America. With cider experiencing a renaissance in the United States and across the globe, the 2019 event is destined to become the world’s largest cider competition.
Annual CiderFest North Carolina, 13 October 2018, Asheville, North Carolina- Annual Hard Cider tasting with live music, local creameries, fresh apples, children's activities, and local artist.
at Olympia, once again brings together a wide range of real ales, ciders, perries and international beers for you to sample. There's plenty to occupy you at the festival; you can play on some traditional pub games, enjoy live music, sample food, including good pub snacks and also attend tutored beer tastings.
Washington Cider Week, 5-15 September 2019- Be a part of the Craft Cider Revolution! Celebrate with the Northwest Cider Association during Cider Week. Northwest Cider Association is pleased to announce
competition. Not forgetting a fantastic Hog Roast for when you need a break from the Ales! Throughout the day live music will be playing in the Marquee with a diverse & varied line up.
Washington-Oregon Cider Festivals, 2019 Northwest Cider Association is pleased to announce a coordinated effort to even further billboard the
The Snohomish Cider Festival features cider makers from around the Pacific NW. Come meet the makers and taste the wonderful
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The Irish Craft Beer & Cider Festival returns to RDS, Dublin from 7-9 September, 2017. A celebration of Irish craft brewing, live music and fabulous Irish artisan food. This Gathering of brewers and cider makers features over 50
Pour The Core, Philadelphia, 19 October 2019- A Hard Cider Festival returns to The Navy Yard in Philadelphia on Saturday, October 19th, for another fantastic fall day filled with over 75 ciders from local, national and international cider makers, plus a donut eating contest, food trucks, and more! Tickets are on sale now. Don't delay - tickets sold out last year and discounts end early!
Virginia favorites like the artfully crafted, award winning, Bold Rock Hard Cider from Nellysford, VA. We will also have local live music on tap for your listening pleasure.
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The New Zealand Cider Festival to be held in Nelson at Founders Heritage Park, Saturday 16 November, 2019, 87 Atawhai Dr, The Wood, Nelson, New Zealand. Cider is at the heart of the Nelson region - produced in the nation’s apple growing capital; 60 percent of cider produced nationally is from Nelson and about one third of the apples used to make cider in New Zealand were grown in the region.
artisanal cider category in our communities. Each year's festival listings are updated as information is available.
Orcas Island Cider and Mead Festival, July 27, 2019, Village Green- From 11-4, the Eastsound Village Green on Orcas Island will be packed with people enjoying a multitude of ciders and meads
Artisan ciders will be the main attraction at Hood River Chamber of Commerce's Hard-Pressed Cider Fest, Oregon, on Saturday, April 20, 2019. More than twenty-five cideries will be participating, with more than 50 ciders on tap.
The inaugural PA Cider Fest will bring together the state's cideries for a weekend of sipping, sampling and education at Jack's Hard Cider, located at Hauser Estate Winery, 410 Cashtown Road, Biglerville 12 to 4 p.m. June 22, 2019. The event's
The International Cider Challenge, 7 March 2019, Entry Deadline, England- is designed to recognize the diversity and range of packaged products within this dynamic and growing category. Ciders entered into the tasting categories will be blind tasted by an
Cider World 18, Frankfurt, Germany, 30-31 March 2019. Experience cider, cider, cider, cider, sidra & co. At special locations in Frankfurt. In the week before the Frankfurt cider fair 'CiderWorld' 19 'you will find cider islands with tastings, menus, parties and much more in the whole city.
Hard Core Cider Tour: Santa Cruz- Join us as we tour California with 40 of the World’s Top Hard Cider Makers. The Hard Core Cider Tour: Santa Cruz takes place on June 30, 2018 at San Lorenzo Park from 12pm to 4pm. If imbibing from 100+ craft ciders has not convinced you, perhaps mouthwatering food from some of Nor Cal’s best Food Trucks (food sold separately), Live Bands, and Jumbo Lawn Games will do the trick! This year, we are raising funds for Life Lab.
Cider Summit Portland, Oregon, 21-22 June, 2019, Portland, Oregon. SBS Imports and the Seattle Beer Collective are pleased to
Blake’s Orchard and Cider Mill is hosting The Annual Cider Dayze Festival, 25-26 August 2018, Armada, Michigan. The Annual Cider Dayze Festival is a 2 day premier brew fest in Metro Detroit. The event will
with little churches and crossed by a winding stream. Its ancient chestnut trees are prolific producers and the local cider resulting from the orchard fruit harvests is said to be of singular quality, too – so every October, a traditional festival is held to celebrate both.
family entertainment. More than 80 beers and ciders will be available for tasting and visitors will be able to take part in beer/cider food matching sessions, hear guest speakers and meet the brewers.
Big Boondocks is back on the Malmesbury, England, in 2018 - 20/21st July. A top notch new look and loads of detail on line up, kids activities and new stuff to us and you coming after the summer. For now, get your diaries out and click 'going.' Happy days!
snack on different styles of sausage from around the Northwest. The festival will also feature local beer and wine for non-cider drinkers. Featured cideries include Finn River Farm and Cidery, Reverend Nat's, Cockrell Hard Ciders, Six Knot Cider, Number 6 Cider, Locust Cider and more. Cedar River Cellars will also be on hand featuring wine selections. Adding to the festivities will be live music and a variety of lawn games like corn hole, croquet and badminton.
VII International Hall of Gala Ciders, Xixón, Spain, 28-30 2018 this will be the largest international edition of the International Hall of Gala Ciders (SISGA). The Gala Dineer will take place in El Duque Restaurant, and the Open Tasting will have as scenario the uncomparable frame that the Culture Center Former Institute of Xixón offers.
presented by the Parks & Environment CAB of the Greater Gig Harbor Foundation, will have great food, music, events, and activities for all ages. Meet the cidermakers and taste from over 90 varieties of regional ciders.
The Hard Cider Run is exactly what it sounds like, a run featuring hard cider. If you ask us, we think running for cider is pretty cool. When is this? We have a number of dates and locations throughout 2019, hopefully in a city near you! Head over to the 'Cities' page to see when we are coming to visit!
different activities available to do on the Isle of Man when you visit the Isle of Man, from visiting some of the Islands beautiful glens, to discovering about the Islands heritage.
Royal Three Counties Food & Drink Festival (RTCFDF) will be invited to participate in the judging, which will involve: following a designated "Cider Trail" of cider producers. The "Cider Trail" will include eligible individual cider producers who have their own stand in the RTCFDF hall, elsewhere on the show ground and those whose cider is being sold at the Royal Three Counties Real Ale, Cider & Perry bar or the Royal Three Counties Show Cider & Perry Shop.
Nava Cider Festival, El Cidre Fiesta, Spain, annually the 2nd weekend in July- Hundreds of microbrewers transcend on the small town of Nava in a bid for acknowledgment, recognition and another crazy Spanish Fiesta. There’s music in the streets, all the bars are open late and in traditional Spanish festival style (sawdust on the floor) with potent, sweet cider on offer. There’s is also the pouring competition- this is the tradition whereby locals practice all year to
treats. Cider Days offers fun and excitement for the entire family! This 38th annual event includes tractor pulls and vintage power displays, wagon, hay and barrel train rides along with other children's activities, historic demonstrations, the 20th Century Emporium for that nostalgic gift, as well as a unique variety of exhibitors, vendors, live entertainment and food.
Thomas Jefferson, America’s “First foodie,” championed vegetable cuisine, plant experimentation and sustainable agriculture.
perry on offer has been graded for sweetness, and this will be indicated on the notices for each product. Here in Norwich, we use the 13-point scale, where 1 is the sweetest, and 7 is a medium. Along with the grading, taste and appearance attributes will also be indicated.
but it is the only way for Canadians to advance to the National Homebrew Competition, which is the largest homebrew competition in the world. Cider Maker of the Year – Awarded to the single best cider entry.
Saratoga Beer Week is proud to announce the annual Cider Night! Friday, February 22nd at the Saratoga Springs City Center! Enjoy 3 hours of hard cider sampling from more than 30 cideries from all over the country! Also enjoy live music and food available for purchase!
Cider Conference (CIDERCON), 5-9 February, 2019, Chicago, Illinois, offers a mix of education and networking opportunities for commercial cider producers. CiderCon is organized to give the commercial Cider Industry an outlet to meet, share ideas, collaborate, and affect positive changes
The 3rd annual Cider Week Colorado is scheduled for 9-15 June 2018. A weeklong celebration of craft cider in Colorado.
The 2018 London Drinker Beer & Cider Festival will be held on 14-16 March 2018. A list of the expected beers (UK and imported), ciders and perries will be posted when the various orders were finalised. See last year's list.
New York City Cider Week 2-11 November 2018- Cider Week celebrates hard cider--America's oldest libation--with tastings, flights, pairings, events, classes, and more. Stay tuned for more details on events and tasting opportunities, coming soon!
The Apple Cider Century in Three Oaks, Michigan hosts over 5,500 cyclists annually riding through the countryside and towns of Southwest Michigan. Casual to expert riders enjoy the food, sights and sounds and camaraderie of fall cycling.
The Presidio, Francisco. Cider Summit puts on four cider festivals throughout the year, bringing artisanal hard cider from around the World. According to the organizers, they’re the “largest cider festivals in the U.S. giving consumers an opportunity to sample a range of ciders including regional favorites and international classics.”
people. The Paseo de Arenal festive enclosure will have a total of 218 posts sales of products made in the villages.
expert panel of independent judges and assessed according to their taste, appearance and aroma. Medals and trophies will be awarded to the best ciders.
Hudson Valley Cider Week, 8-17 June 2018- Cider Week brings all cider lovers together with a chance to meet and learn from the best craft cider producers in the region. Drink, eat, learn and enjoy the great company!
Australian Cider Festival, 28 October 2017 - The Australian Cider Festival will be a celebration of all things cider, showcasing high quality cider and
The Canberra Craft Beer & Cider Festival, Australia, to be held 16 March 2019. The Festival will be staged in the gardens of the heritage Mercure Canberra in Braddon and will feature breweries from across Australia along with live bands, food and
Great British Beer Festival, 6-10 August 2019, London- Over 800 cask and bottled real ales, ciders and foreign beers from around the world. Britain's biggest beer festival, the Great British Beer Festival
The Reading Beer & Cider Festival, 2-5 May 2019- takes place at Christchurch Meadows, Caversham, England. 550+ real ales, 150+ ciders and perries, with an excellent selection of foreign beer and Great British wine available. LocAle bar, showcasing beer from breweries within 30 miles of the Festival. Hosting National Cider and Perry Awards on Friday and Saturday
together for the event and provide delicious tastings, workshops, and other entertainment to showcase the fast-growing industry.
relaxing and refreshing evening under the stars! Sample delicious cider created by cider makers from the Rocky Mountain northwest, locally catered food, and music!
Cider in Middlebury, VT! Cage The Elephant headline the four band bill with support from New Politics, and homegrown Vermont acts Kat Wright & The Indomitable Soul Band and Madaila! Be there!
Wales - as well as hog roast rolls and cheese platters, and a range of soft drinks for the drivers.
THE FESTIVAL 2018, Shelton Brothers, Octobr 19-20, 2018, Denver, Colorado- The world’s greatest and smallest artisanal beer, cider, and mead makers will join us to meet festival attendees and share their stories and knowledge. You’d have to spend months and countless dollars for a chance to meet this many world-class brewers.
Milton Keynes Sausage and Cider Festival, England. Live music, real cider and great sausages - on July 14-15 2018. 30+ real ciders, and great sausages. All ciders are sourced from artisan producers around the country, and local makers, and there will be bottled sparkling craft cider from CiderBods - www.ciderbods.co.uk - the online store for real cider drinkers, served ice cold.
The Natural Cider Festival, Gijon, Spain, last weekend in August 2018, Come to Asturias, the home of great cider and cheese and join in with the crowds at the Fiesta de la Sidra Natural, or the Natural Cider Festival, in the gorgeous city of Gijon.
Sydney Royal Beer & Cider Show, Australia, June 2019 closing date to enter- The Sydney Royal competitions showcase Australia's finest produce and award the best of the best with a coveted Sydney Royal medal. This is a fantastic opportunity to submit your finest products to benchmark them against the rest of this high-growth industry.
Pour the Core- A Hard Cider Festival, 28 September 2019, Long Island, NY, A Hard Cider Festival returns to Heckscher State Park in East Islip on Saturday, September 28th, for another fantastic fall day filled with over 75 ciders from local, national and international cider makers, plus a donut eating contest, food trucks, and more!
pour the cider without looking at the glass but by tilting the bottle several feet above the bottle in a skilful feat that results in no spillage !
The Welsh Perry and Cider Festival, 25-28 May 2018, The event begins at 6pm on Friday 25th May and runs all weekend, with live music and entertainment. A great location is vital for a great festival and we've found ours. Caldicot Castle was founded by the Normans, developed in royal hands as a stronghold in the Middle Ages and restored as a Victorian family home now offering a colourful history.
Montana Cider Week 2018, Sep 14-22, 2019. A celebration of craft cider in Montana. Events will include tap takeovers, cider pairings at local restaurants and community cider pressing.
event with amazing entertainers and acts including juggling, mimes, clowns, acrobatics.
location, just outside of Gettysburg, is a deliberate nod to nearby "Cider Town," as well as Adams County's renowned apple production. A "cider check," the festival's version of a coat check, will allow buyers to keep their cider purchases in one place as they sip their way through the festival. Food trucks - some of which will be serving gluten-free eats - and an artisan market will also be on site.
to benefit the Orcas Island Children's House. The big white tent will be filled with a number of hard cider and mead producers, their fabulous products and lots of raving fans. Come taste and learn about some of the best ciders and meads from the Pacific Northwest and beyond. There will be a number of live bands playing on the stage, fermentation demos, great food and our wonderful Farmers Market right next door. There will also be food pairings at local restaurants and bars all weekend. And definitely make sure you purchase some bottles to take home and enjoy later.
ripe-coloured, stone and half-timbered houses snuggle against a ruin-topped hill overlooking an idyllic valley, dotted
During the Mendocino County Fair and Apple Show, Sept. 14-16, 2018, visitors will be able to taste flights of award-winning cider from the California Cider Competition on both
19th Belfast Beer and Cider Festival, Ulster Hall in Belfast, Northern Ireland on 8-10 Nov 2018. There are now almost 800 microbreweries in the UK and Ireland (20+ in NI, 60+ in Rep. Ire and 700+ in Eng/Scot/Wal,) many of which are prevented from selling their products on draught here in NI. We want others to share our passion and will be back in the Ulster Hall for 3 days, setting up the biggest bar in Northern Ireland, selling around 100 real ales, ciders and perries.
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The Royal Three Counties International Cider and Perry Competition, 14-16 June 2019, The Severn Hall at the Three Counties Showground, England. All members of the public who visit the
The Big Apple Harvestime Festival, 13-14 October, 2018, England- Join us in celebrating English apples and cider with the Big Apple – a real opportunity to enjoy the autumn countryside in this corner of Herefordshire in and around Much Marcle.
Hinkley Sausage and Cider Festival, England. Live music, real cider and great sausages - on August 25-26 2018. Live music, 30+ real ciders, and great sausages - the annual Hinckley sausage and cider festival is back over the August Bank Holiday weekend in. All ciders are sourced from artisan producers around the country, and local makers.
Melbourne Food and Wine Festival, 8-24 March 2019, Australia- Join the festivities in our sunny ale and cider garden – think of your favourite beer
Brackley Sausage and Cider Festival, England- Live music. 20 varieties of gourmet sausage and 30 real ciders. August 18, 2018 from noon at Brackley RUFC. Featuring a range of gourmet sausages, including
perry, live entertainment and cider matched food in the gracious surrounds of Ormond Hall at The Village Melbourne. The Australian Cider Festival presents a fantastic opportunity to sample a diverse range of ciders and perry from 30 local and international producers. Plus you can discuss and learn about the products directly from the cider makers. The festival is perfectly suited to cider enthusiasts, amateur cider makers, craft beer and wine lovers and locals looking for a great day out
Virginia Cider Week Celebration, 9-18 November 2018- Annual Cider Week Virginia, where you can celebrate craft ciders from across the Commonwealth with tastings and accompanying foods. Eight Virginia cideries will come
Union. SBS Imports and the Seattle Beer Collective are pleased to announce the return of the Cider Summit Festival to Seattle, WA. Cider Summit will once again be at The South Lake Union Discovery Center near Westlake & Denny in downtown Seattle.
The Sausage and Cider Fest, August 18, 2018, Covington Community Park, Washington- Hard cider and sausage lovers will sip on ciders and
America On Tap Beer Festivals and Saratoga Beer Week, 19-23 February 2019, Saratoga Springs, New York-
Wessex Ale 'n' Cider Festival, England, 21-22 June 2019- You can't have a cider festival without entertainment. This year we will be having a yard of ale competition during the afternoon and also, for the more energetic, a Tug-of-War
Chicago is hosting Cider Week, February 1-19 Feb 2019. Events include tastings at bars and restaurants across the city, community gatherings, and educational opportunities. This week-long festival is a unique opportunity to spend time with and learn from makers, growers, and cider drinkers. Chicago Cider Week will highlight, promote, and inform the community about where and how to enjoy Chicago’s many cider offerings.
Cider Swig Festival, Gig Harbor, Washington, September 29, 2018, Come discover the delicious diversity of Northwest craft hard ciders at the CIDER SWIG. The Festival,