The 29th Sussex Branches Beer & Cider Festival is back again for another year.

It will take place at Brighton Racecourse, Freshfield Road, Brighton BN2 9XZ on Fri 22 Mar – Sat 23 Mar 2019.

There will be over 140 real ales available plus an array of real ciders and perries. Food will also be available be on sale with vegetarian and vegan options.The festival will be open from 11am-3pm on the Friday with £6 entry and again at 5pm-8pm for £8. Saturday it opens at 11am-8pm for £5 with tickets available on the door. If you are an NUS card holder then it will be £3 after 3pm on the door only. Ticket price includes a souvenir glass and programme.

If you are already a card-carrying member of CAMRA, you can receive £2 worth of beer tokens at the CAMRA membership stand and if you join on the day, you will receive tokens for two pints and a copy of the Good Beer Guide.

Advance tickets are available to purchase now until Sat 16 Mar from the following places: Evening Star, Brighton; Gardener’s Arms and Brewers Arms Lewes; Duke of Wellington, Shoreham-by-Sea; Selden Arms, Worthing; Beer Essentials, Horsham; Eagle, Eastbourne and Tower, St. Leonards. Brewery Shade, Brewery Shade, Crawley. If you prefer, postal sales are available, please state which date you require and what time, enclose a 9×4 envelope with a stamp and your name and address on, made payable to “Susses CAMRA Beer & Cider Festival” and send to SBB&CF Ticket Sales, 16 Connell Drive, Woodingdean, Brighton, BN2 6RT. Postal sales are available until Sat 16 Mar 2019 but there will be no refunds after Weds 13 Mar 2019.

Remember to bring photo ID to prove you are 18 and over in order to gain admission.

For more information, head to sussexbeerfestival.co.uk.

All enquiries to: camrahove@btinternet.com or 07450 656148. Twitter: @SussexBeerFest