December 3-7: Pig’s Ear Beer Festival at The Round Chapel, Glenarm Road, Hackney, London E5 0LY. More than 200 cask ales, foreign beers and ciders. Full details on the festival website
December 5-8: Beer Festival at the Billericay Brewing Co, 54B/C Chapel Street, Billericay, Essex CM12 9LS.
December 7: Ponsanooth Christmas Beer Festival at the Stag Hunt Inn, Ponsanooth TR3 7EE. Featuring brews from Treen’s Brewery and Woodman’s Wild Ale.
December 13: Bar open at Old Dairy Brewery, Station Yard, Station Road, Tenterden, Kent TN30 6HE, 5pm-8pm.
December 14: Brewery Tour at the Billericay Brewing Co, 54B/C Chapel Street, Billericay, Essex CM12 9LS. For more details and to book, click here
December 16: Six-course beer and food matching dinner with Verdant Brewing at The Seafood Bar, Quay Street, Falmouth TR11 3HH, 6pm-11pm. Tickets and detail via Eventbrite