January 30-February 1: Colchester Winter Beer Festival at Colchester Arts Centre, Church Street, Colchester CO1 1NF. Details on Colchester CAMRA’s Beer Festivals website
January 31-February 2: Bent ‘n’ Bongs Beer Bash (the Atherton Festival of Beer and Winter Ales) at Atherton Roller Rink, Bolton Road, Atherton, Greater Manchester M46 9JQ. More than 70 real ales, plus cider, draught foreign beers and a gin and prosecco bar. Details on the festival website
January 31-February 2: Pendle Beer Festival at Colne Municipal Hall, Albert Road, Colne, Lancashire BB8 0RY. 120 real ales, plus cider, perry, and KeyKeg and bottled beers. Full details on the festival website
January 31-February 2: Tap takeover weekend with Verdant, Burnt Mill and Left Handed Giant at Beer Merchants Tap, 99 Wallis Road, London E9 5LN.
January 31-February 2: Tewkesbury Winter Ales Festival at George Watson Hall, 65 Barton Street, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire GL20 5PX. 80 real ales, plus local cider and perry. Opening times: Thursday, 7pm-11pm; Friday, 11am-11pm; Saturday, 11am-8pm. Entry to all session £6, including glass.
February 1: Six Nation rugby at Stannary Brewing Co, Unit 5A, Pixon Trading Centre, Tavistock, Devon PL19 8DH, bar open from 5.30pm.
February 1 and 2: Chesterfield Beer Festival at the Winding Wheel, 13 Holywell Street, Chesterfield S41 7SA. 100 beers, plus cider and gin. Details on the Chesterfield CAMRA website
February 1 and 2: Dorchester Beerex at the Corn Exchange, Dorchester DT1 1HF. 80 real ales, plus ciders and perries. Details on the West Dorset CAMRA website
February 1 and 2: White Cliffs Winter Festival of Strong Ales and Kent Ciders at the Maison Dieu (Town Hall), High Street, Dover, Kent CT16 1DL. More than 70 ales, none under 5% ABV. Food at all sessions, and entertainment on Friday and Saturday evenings.
February 1 and 2: Second Wave Brewing Tap Room opening weekend at 36 Ernest Avenue, West Norwood, London SE27 0DJ, noon to 10pm.
February 1 and 2: Tonbridge Juddians Rugby Club Beer Festival at The Slade, Tonbridge, Kent TN9 1HR. 24 ales, plus cider. Free admission. Full details on the festival website
February 1-4: Dutch craft beer showcase with Uiltje Brewery at The Artichoke, 1 Magdalen Road, Norwich NR3 4LW. Featuring their collaborations with de Molen and Magic Rock.
February 2: Six Nation rugby at Stannary Brewing Co, Unit 5A, Pixon Trading Centre, Tavistock, Devon PL19 8DH, bar open from 2pm.
February 7-9: Fleetwood Beer and Cider Festival at Marine Hall, The Esplanade, Fleetwood, Lancashire FY7 6HF. More than 100 real ales, plus cider, perry and bottled beers from round the world. Details on the event web page
February 7-9: South Norwood Beer Festival at Stanley Halls, 12 South Norwood Road, London SE25 6AB. 25 real ales, plus cider and perry. Details on the Croydon and Sutton CAMRA website
February 8 and 9: Stokey Beer Fest at Abney Hall, Church Street, Stoke Newington, London N16. Organised by Seven Sisters Brewery. Championing small, independent, emerging brewers and cider makers. More details, and tickets, via Eventbrite
February 11-17: Valentine Beer Festival at the Trafford Arms, Grove Road, Norwich NR1 3RL. 60 beers, plus live music.
February 15 and 16: Dartmouth Charity Beer Festival at The Flavel, Dartmouth, Devon TQ6 9ND. Beer, cider, wine and prosecco, plus food and live music.
February 16: Beavertown and the Seven Deadly Sins at Beavertown Brewery, Taproom / Unit 15, Lockwood Industrial Park, Mill Mead Road, London N17 9QP, 2pm-8pm. A birthday party featuring beers named after the seven deadly sins. Full details and tickets via Eventbrite
February 20 and 21: Ale in the Orangery beer festival at The Imperial (JD Wetherspoon), New North Road, Exeter EX4 4AH. More than 20 real ales, plus a selection of ciders.
February 20-23: Chelmsford Winter Beer and Cider Festival at King Edward VI Grammar School, Broomfield Road, Chelmsford CM1 3SX. More than 170 beers, and over 50 ciders and perries. Details on the festival website
February 20-23: Derby Winter Ale Festival at The Roundhouse, Derby College, Roundhouse Road, Pride Park, Derby DE24 8JE. More than 400 cask ales, ciders, perries, bottled world beers, craft keg beers, and meads. Details on the festival web page
February 21-13: Liverpool Beer Festival at the Metropolitan Cathedral Crypt, Cathedral House, Mount Pleasant, Liverpool L3 5TQ. More than 200 beers, plus ciders and perries. Tickets and more details on the Liverpool CAMRA website
February 21-23: Copy Cat — Another Beer Festival at 82A Commercial Street, London E1 6LY. A collaboration event between Kill The Cat and Two Tribes, featuring some of the best brewers in the country and great street food. Details on the festival website
February 21-23: Craft Beer Rising at The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QL. Big name breweries from the UK and overseas, plus spotlights on no- and low-alcohol beers, ciders, and emerging trends.
February 21-24: Beer Festival at the Grey Horse, 115 Sherburn Terrace, Consett, County Durham DH8 6NE. 20 cask ales and five traditional ciders, plus live music and food. Free entry.
February 22 and 23: Alton Beer Festival at Alton College, Old Odiham Road, Alton, Hampshire GU34 2LX. Details on the festival website
February 22 and 23: Winterfest XXVII — Gosport’s Winter Beer Festival at Thorngate Halls, Bury Road, Gosport, Hampshire PO12 3QX. Details on the festival web page
February 28: Stout Night tasting event at Beercraft of Bath, 3 Argyle Street, Pulteney Bridge, Bath BA2 4BA, 7-9pm. Details on the Beercraft website
February 28-March 2: Bradford Beer Festival at Victoria Hall, Saltaire, West Yorkshire BD18 3JS. 130 beers, plus ciders, perries, fruit wines, foreign beers and KeyKeg beers. Details on the festival website
February 28-March 2: Stockton Ale and Arty Beer Festival at ARC, Dovecot Street, Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham TS18 1LL. Details on the Cleveland CAMRA website
February 28-March 2: Wigan Beer Festival at Robin Park Indoor Sports Centre, Loire Drive, Wigan WN5 0UH. More than 70 real ales, plus cider, perry and draught foreign beers. Details on the festival website