We Are Lager festival has started in Manchester today, with a line up of 22 of the world’s finest craft lager breweries descending on the city.
The festival is taking place from Thursday 4 until Sunday 7 April, bringing over 50 styles of lager to create the UK’s biggest lager festival.
The four-day event will be held in one of Manchester’s most iconic buildings, Upper Campfield Market, with tickets available to purchase now.
There are over 50 lagers to try
There will also be local food traders, an incredible lineup of DJs, a dedicated gin bar, plus wine, prosecco and soft drinks for the non-lager drinkers.
We Are Lager’s line-up also includes Manchester Union Brewery, which is Manchester’s only dedicated craft lager brewery, launched January 2019.
We Are Lager is the UK’s biggest lager festival and will include Manchester Union Brewery which is Manchester’s first and only dedicated craft lager brewery, launched January 2019. They will be showcasing an exclusive dark lager brewed just for the festival.
The UK’s biggest lager festival has arrived in Manchester
The family day on Sunday 7 April brings a day of tasty drinks, good food and child-friendly activities.
Here’s the full line up
Omnipollo, Mahr’s Brau, Cloudwater, Collective Arts Brewing, Kona Brewing Co, Lervig, Paulaner, Budweiser Budvar, Manchester Union Lager, Lost & Grounded, Pillars Brewery, Moor Beer, Mondo Brewing Company, Pyynikin Brewing Company, Innis & Gunn, Northern Whisper Brewing Co, Geipel Brewing, Hacker Pschorr, 71 Brewing, Round Corner Brewing, Donzoko Brewing Company and Braybrooke Beer Co.
Jamie Scahill, co-founder of Manchester Union Brewery and We Are Lager, said; “Lager has had a bad reputation over the past 30 years and We Are Lager is aiming to change this by showcasing the best lager the world has to offer as our ethos is Drink Better Lager.”
Tickets are available now and start at £8, including a limited-edition glass, beer menu and entry to the session.