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The 29th Festival will be held on Fri 22nd - Sat 23rd March 2019 once again at Brighton Racecourse.

Jump to: Prices & Sessions - Pub Outlets - Mail Order - Web/Box Office

Ticket update (as at 04/03/19):

  • Mail order - Friday lunch very low; Friday night low; Saturday low
  • Brewers - Friday lunch none; Friday night okay; Saturday one left
  • Brewery Shades - no update
  • Beer Essentials - plenty left for Friday sessions. Saturday - very few left (may be sold out)
  • Duke of Wellington - plenty left
  • Eagle - Friday night low; Friday night and Saturday plenty left
  • Evening Star - Friday lunch very low; Friday night low; Saturday low
  • Gardners - no update
  • Selden Arms - no update
  • Tower - no update

Prices & Sessions

Advance ticket sales are expected to commence on or around 13 January 2019. Any tickets returned from our advance sales outlets will go on sale at the door for each session.

The session times and prices are detailed below:

Fri 22 March 2019 11am-3pm £6
Fri 22 March 2019 5pm-10pm £8
Sat 23 March 2018 11am-8pm* £5

* Or earlier, if the beer runs out!

Things to be aware of

If you look as if you could be under 25, please bring a photo ID to prove your age! Sorry, but no admission for under 18’s at the Festival.

Bags may be inspected at all times.

Pub Outlets

Full details of our pub outlets - each a renowned hostelry in its own right, so why not stop off for a pint or two when you pop in to buy your tickets? - can be found on this page.

Mail Order

Mail order sales commence on 13 January 2019 until a week or so before the Festival (subject to availability). Please note, Friday night tickets usually sell out in the first week.

To apply by post send a 9 x 4 SAE to: SCBCF, 16 Connell Drive, Woodingdean, Brighton BN2 6RT stating which session tickets are for and making cheques/POs payable to CAMRA Sussex Beer Festival. Please do not use special delivery/recorded post (this may result in a delay and/or your order not being fulfilled).

Web/Box Office (subject to booking fee)

There are no web or box office sales for the 2019 festival. Please use mail order or visit one of our pub ticket outlets.


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