The Great British Beer Festival

While the festival is open, this is where you can find the latest information about availability of the beers, ciders & perries, entertainment updates and details of tasting sessions and activites in the beer theatre. 

The beer lists will be updated periodically during the festival to give a more accurate list of what is available.

Disclaimer: Please note that we make no guarantee of availability. Due to the nature of the event, there will be a delay between beers running out and being updated.

GBBF at olympia

When and Where

The Great British Beer Festival is held at Olympia, London from 7th to 11th August 2018.

The festival also offers you the chance to sample some fantastic London street food and listen to live music while enjoying a glass of something special. Buy your tickets now to avoid disappointment.


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Imagine taking a trip around all the very best pubs, not only in Britain but across Europe and the United States. This year’s festival is a cornucopia of fantastic brews from around the world and will host over 900 real ales, craft beers, ciders and perries. We will also have a selection of popular wine and gin for you to sample as well

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GBBF Tasting Session

Tutored Tastings

Tasting sessions are a perfect way to get a little extra from the Great British Beer Festival.

This year, you can purchase your add-on tasting ticket for a selection of tasting sessions and due to popular demand, we have also added an extra session of the “Champion Beer of Britain” tasting with Roger Protz!

Planet Rock


The main stage plays host to a wide variety of musical styles throughout the festival. From classical to rock, we have it covered. Thursday is Planet Rock Day with a full program of rock music for your pleasure

We also have our Pub Quiz on Saturday and auctions throughout the festival

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