Beer & Cider


In 2017 Craft Beer Rising – the UK’s biggest craft beer festival – is returning to the Old Truman Brewery on Brick Lane; and it’s bigger and better than ever before.

 We are proud to announce that we have over 150 UK and international brewers exhibiting this year. Join us as we welcome new breweries, familiar faces and some brand new beers that will be launched and tasted for the first time at CBR 2017.

Come for the beer; stay for the music, the food and the everything else that makes Craft Beer Rising truly unique!

OVER 150 beer and cider breweries including…

Bedlam Brewery, London Beer Factory, Tiny Rebel Brewing Co., Sonnet 43 Brew House, Craft Academy, Belhaven Brewery, Adnams, East London Brewing Company Ltd., Hiver Beers, Purity Brewing Co., Capel Rd Cider, LAM Brewing, Alphabet Brewing Co., Nene Valley Brewery, Meantime Brewing Company, Hoxton Cidersmiths, Sierra Nevada + Fuller, Smith and Turner, Brewdog, Portobello Brewing Company, Gower Brewery, Rat Brewery, Wingtip Brewing Company, Morgenrot Group, Hawkshead Brewery, Edge Brewing Barcelona, Shepherd Neame, Firebird Brewing Co., St Andrews Brewing Co., Animal Brewing Co., Stone and Wood Brewing Company, Renegade Brewing, Fruli, Vedett, Oakham Ales, Unorthodox Brewing, Orchard Pig Cider, Wolfpack Lager, Powderkeg, Wild Card Brewery, Fierce Beer, Little Beer Corporation, DE14, Gipsy Hill Brewing Co., Bru Brewery, 360o Brewing Co., Mondo Brewing Company, Innis & Gunn, Drygate Brewing Co., DEYA Brewing Company, Liberation Brewery, Old Hands, Heathwick World Craft Beers, Beatnikz Republic Brewing Co., Birrifico del Ducato, Thistly Cross Cider, Hop Stuff Brewery, Long Arm Brewing Co., Hawkes / Urban Orchard, Old Hands, Enfield Brewery Limited, Charles Wells Brewery, Brew by Numbers, Butcombe Brewery, Orbit Brewing, Black Isle Brewing Co., Sheppy’s Cider Ltd, Stiegl, Schremser, Rogue Ales, Ska Brewing, Boon, Lagunitas Brewing Co.

And there are still more to come!

Just to whet your whistle, here’s a review from the guys at The Craft Beer Channel for 2015’s event.

URGENT APPEAL: Foxy is missing

On Sunday 6 September, following two cracking days and nights at Craft Beer Rising Glasgow, we woke to some disturbing news. Foxy’s bed had not been slept in.

For the first hour or so, we didn’t think much of it. As we swept up the debris from the party the night before and recalled a funny tale or two, to be honest we thought he’d got lucky. Foxy loves a dance and craft beer and he’d been seen debating the merits of dry hopping with a number of Glaswegian foxes the night before.

But as we packed up the final kit and turned out the lights at Drygate, there was still no sign.

Foxy was gone. 

We *believe* Foxy has been foxnapped and held against his wishes. To say we are devastated is an understatement. The little fella has long been an important part of the Craft Beer Rising Team and his carer (some say partner) Rory our Production Manager is lost without him.  

Foxy does a lot of the strategic event planning and at this time CBR London is in jeopardy.  


// Foxy needs Rory and Rory needs Foxy //

We need to find him and bring him home and we appeal for your help.

Where and Where? He was last seen on Saturday 5th September around 9pm at the Caledonian bar, at Craft Beer Rising Glasgow, in Drygate.

What? He was stood, pint in paw and talking to a number of craft beer aficionados. We believe one of them was called Bernard. 

How can you help? If you were at Drygate on Saturday night please send us any pictures or sightings. If you live nearby in Glasgow, think carefully, did you see anything suspicious that night? And finally if you are offered Foxy for sale or know of his whereabouts. We implore you to let us know.

In exchange for his safe return we are offering a Lifetime Membership to Craft Beer Rising and an abundance of FREE beer. (No-body else has this well, except Melissa Cole and Pete Brown).

Maybe you know where he is? Maybe it’s all been a big joke that now you regret but sees you knee deep in fox shit.  


Send Foxy home – no questions asked and you will be rewarded! 

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Post him: Elastic Productions, 103 Kings Cross Road, WC1 9LP