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The 27th Festival is confirmed for Thurs 23rd - Sat 25th March 2017 at our new venue: Brighton Racecourse.

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Advance Sales

Advance sales at pubs and by mail order will take place from 23 January (up until 17 March). There will be no advance sales for the post-3pm session on Saturday 25 March.

Prices & Sessions

Tickets for the 27th Sussex Beer & Cider Festival, to be held in March 2017, will go on sale from 23 January 2017. Ticket sales from outlets will wind down in the week leading up to the festival.

The session times and prices are detailed below:

Thurs 23 March 2017 5pm-10pm £5
Fri 24 March 2017 11am-3pm £6
Fri 24 March 2017 5pm-10pm £8
Sat 25 March 2017 11am-7pm* £5
Sat 25 March 2017 3pm-7pm £2.50 on-the-door ONLY and with valid NUS ID

* Or earlier, if the beer runs out!

Sorry, no returns. The ticket price includes a free souvenir glass and a programme. Card carrying CAMRA members will receive beer tokens worth £2 from the CAMRA membership stand.

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.

We will hold back 50 tickets for sale on-the-door at each session.

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 23 January 2017. 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).

No advance tickets will be available for the NUS only Saturday tickets.

Web/Box Office (subject to booking fee)

There are no web or box office sales for the 2017 festival. Please use mail order or visit one of our pub ticket outlets.


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