Food and Drink What’s On

Birmingham Beer Week
Jul 19 – Jul 28 all-day

Back for it’s third year, a week-long celebration of Brum’s epic beer scene and the culture that makes this city so great!

With a rich brewing history that is evolving into a forward thinking craft beer haven, #BrumBW19 will be bringing together the city’s finest breweries, pubs, bars, bottle shops and restaurants. Creating a whole array of fun and exciting events, with good music, food and of course GREAT BEER!

So wherever you are, pack your beer bags, ready your growlers and head down to Birmingham’s Bostin’ Beer Scene because its almost here!

To find out more about how you can get involved get in touch or sign up to our mailing list!


Shrewsbury CAMRA Beer Festival @ St Mary's Church
Jul 24 @ 11:00 am – Jul 27 @ 11:00 pm

Shrewsbury CAMRA Beer Festival will take place from 24*-27 July at:
The Church of St. Mary the Virgin, St. Mary’s Street, Shrewsbury, SY1 1DX

The new venue is bang in the town centre, much closer to the railway (0.3 mile) and bus (0.2 mile) stations, and all the park and ride and many buses leaving town pass the front door.

St Mary’s is a redundant church. The church custodians are right behind the festival and we are looking forward to working with them.

*24th July is a trade and CAMRA members only preview.

CAMRA Stafford Beer & Cider Festival @ Blessed William Howard School
Jul 24 @ 12:00 pm – Jul 27 @ 10:00 pm

Under 10 minutes walk from Stafford rail station, off Newport Rd.

70 real ales + 30 ciders/perries + country wines + bottled beer bar.

Food available all sessions.

Live music, semi acoustic Fri & Sat eve, brass band

Sat aft. Details: Thu 6-11pm; Fri 11.30am-4pm and 4-11pm; Sat 12noon- 7pm and 7-11pm.

Fri and Sat aft families welcome, other sessions over 18’s.

Read full details at


Punchline Brewery Extra Taproom @ Punchline Brewery
Jul 27 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm


 1-7 PM


13 Monmore Road, Wolverhampton WV1 2TZ

Extra taproom added this month to mark Birmingham Beer Week.

At least four beers on tap and more in bottles. Come and have a beer with the guys who brew it.

Soft drinks, hot drinks and free snacks also available.

Vegan Night @ Hungry Bistro
Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

We are delighted to announce our first pop up in conjunction with the Hungry Bistro. This is will be a monthly event on the last Saturday of each month starting with this on 27th July. Our friends from All Hands On Deck and other DJ’s will be finishing the night off with music until late.

The cost is just £20 per person and places can be booked with a £10 non refundable deposit along with your menu choice either in person at the venue or bank transfer to us. Please inform us of any food allergies when booking.

Spiced chickpea flour rolls with carrot pickle.
Soup of the day with bread.
Beetroot risotto

Kale, squash, chickpea & coconut curry with rice.
Vegan Burger and sweet potato fries.
Spaghetti and ‘meatballs’ with garlic bread.
Chermoula vegetable stew with cous cous.

Mixed berry and mango sorbet.
Chocolate cake with ice cream.
Eton Mess

We will be taking bookings until Saturday 20th July. Places are limited so please reserve your place quickly! We looking forward to seeing you then. 🙂

Lichfield Grub Club @ Lichfield Cathedral
Jul 31 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

On the last Wednesday of every month from 5pm- 11pm there is a street food event for ALL the family to come along and enjoy.

The Lichfield Grub Club is back in the Market Square (it sometimes is based around the Cathedral).

We’ve got fabulous music, comedy and street food.

To find out whats happening and when don’t forget to sign up for the monthly newsletter by visiting our website

Fodder and Tipple Festival @ Codsall Wood
Aug 3 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

The second artisan food market with a great selection of locally produced food & drink products.

Saturday 6th August 2019
11.00 – 18.00

Admission £5 for adults and £2 for children.


The event is in a field off County Lane but the entrance to the field is actually Wood Road, Codsall Wood, WV8 1RG.

Stafford Grub Club @ Market Square Stafford
Aug 8 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Stafford’s Grub Club, based on and organised by the successful Lichfield Grub Club and Lichfield Food Festival people.

Read all about them on Facebook:


Penkridge Fine Food and Craft Market @ Penkridge Market
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Monthly Fine Food and Craft Market run alongside the regular stall market.

See Facebook for more information:

Stafford Makers Market @ Stafford
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

These monthly markets take place on the third Saturday of each month, weather permitting. (Some have been cancelled when the forecast looked grim.)

We have a mighty fine line up of awesome traders heading your way!…

  • Festive Fantasticness
  • Live Music
  • Mouthwatering street food
  • Winter Warmers
  • Art, Craft and gift inspiration

The important stuff!!

Crabbery Street & Goalgate Street
ST16 2BA

10am – 4pm

If you are a local business, artisan, community group or musician… we would love to hear from you! Get in touch