Trackside, which features on the East Lancs Railway, will be serving only Manchester beers for four days, featuring the best of what the region has to offer on keg and cask.
Manchester Beer Week has been given exclusive access to the Heineken Manchester brewery (formerly the Royal Brewery) for a series of tours during this year’s festival.
Formerly known as the Royal Brewery, the Heineken Manchester brewery is a major monument on Manchester's brewing landscape and rarely opens to the public. So this is a rare opportunity to gain insight into operations at one of the world's biggest breweries.
Summer Beer Thing 2018 is a three-day celebration of the best beers that the North has to offer. Makers of Indy Man Beer Con, Port Street Beer House, Cloudwater and The Pilcrow combine for the second year running to deliver Summer Beer Thing. Expect to find 60+ beers pouring at any one session with a whopping 200+ lined up for over the duration.
What do you know about Croatian craft beer? Not much? Well, here's your chance to sample the best the country has to offer. Öl Nano Brewery & Bar are hosting a meet the brewer and tasting with Marko and Miro from Croatian brewery Nova Runda, recognised as the best brewery in Croatia in the Rate Beer Best Awards 2017.
When? Friday June 29
Where? The City Arms
Tickets Free, unticketed
Bury's Brightside are heading into the city centre for the first weekend of Manchester Beer Week to take over The City Arms.
All eight cask lines will feature beers from Brightside and Wildside, starting on Friday June 29 and running throughout the weekend.
Head down on Friday night to meet the team behind the brews and swap beer stories. Customers with crisps to share will be given priority chatting time!