August 3: 25th anniversary beer festival at Durham Brewery, Unit 6A, Bowburn North Industrial Estate, Bowburn, County Durham, DH6 5PF. At least 12 Durham beers in cask and keg, from old favourites to new and special editions. Details and tickets via the brewery website
August 6-10: Great British Beer Festival at Olympia, London. Full details on the festival website
August 10: Kentish Pip summer barbecue at Woolton Farm, Bekesbourne, Canterbury CT4 5EA, 11am-11pm. A wide range of ciders, including trial products, plus food and music. Details and tickets via Eventbrite
August 16-18: Peakender at The Showground, Bakewell DE45 1AH. Beer from 17 breweries, plus street food, gin, live music and activities. Camping available. Full details and tickets here
August 24 and 25: Brogdale Cider Festival at Brogdale Collections, Brogdale Road, Faversham, Kent ME13 8XZ. 60 local ciders, plus food, family entertainment,and music. Full details on the festival website
August 24 and 25: Cider and Sausage Festival at The Double Locks, Canal Banks, Exeter EX2 6LT.
August 31: Third anniversary party at the Stannary Taproom, Unit 5A Pixon Trading Centre, Tavistock, Devon PL19 8DH.
August 31 and September 1: Faversham Hop Festival throughout Faversham, Kent. Beer, cider, music and family entertainment. Full details on the festival website