Beer & BBQ Festival

Get ready for a sizzling summer celebration at our inaugural Beer & BBQ Fest, in collaboration with Time & Tide and Big Green Egg! The fun-packed day will be filled with craft beer, mouth-watering BBQ demos, and live music that will have you on your feet!

WHEN: Saturday 6th July 2024, 12pm-8pm
WHERE: The Paddock (next to the Food Village)
COST: FREE! (please register for your free ticket here)


  • LIVE COOKING STAGE ~ Demonstrations from top fire chefs & butchers, sharing tips and tricks to elevate your BBQ game.

  • BREWING MASTERCLASSES ~ Dive into the craft beer scene with beer tasting masterclasses from top UK brewers.

  • LIVE MUSIC ~ Enjoy a soundtrack of talented local bands throughout the day, from blues & americana through to soul and R&B.

  • BBQ MARKETPLACE ~ Featuring leading brands such as Big Green Egg, Gozney, Smoky Rebel Grills, and Traeger, explore the latest BBQ trends and accessories.

  • FREE KIDS ACTIVITIES ~ Fun for all the family with free activities to keep the little ones entertained.

  • STREET FOOD VILLAGE ~ Enjoy dishes from the Macknade Kitchen and our resident street food vendors, plus a special hog roast from the Macknade butchers.

  • BARS ~ Wash it all down with a beer from one of seven craft brewers, or visit one of our other bars for cocktails, cider and softs.

  • EXCLUSIVE EVENT OFFERS ~ Take advantage of exclusive offers and discounts on BBQ equipment, accessories and more, available only to festival goers.

Beer & BBQ Fest is free to attend, and we ask that you register for a free ticket in advance to guarantee access to the festival and for exclusive event updates.

Check out the links below more info about who is joining us on the day!


Come join us