Press & Trade Session

On Wednesday 22nd January 2020, the Manchester Beer & Cider Festival will commence with a Press & Trade session from 3pm to 5pm.

Entrance to the trade and press will be ticket only.
Tickets are available to genuine members of the pub & brewing trade only (including publicans, brewers & brewery staff, suppliers to the trade, journalists and selected beer bloggers).

The festival opens to CAMRA (& SPBW) members at 5pm but press and trade are welcome to stay on until closing at 9pm.

To apply for tickets for the Trade Session, please complete the form below.

Trade Fair

Brewers, cider producers and other brewing industry suppliers are also invited to apply for space at our mini-trade fair held during the Trade Session – click here for details.

    Your Name (required)

    Pub / Company Name (required)

    Your Email (required)

    Trade Type (required)


    Number of tickets required

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