July 1 and 2: Imbibe Live at Olympia, London. An on-trade event with tasting opportunities, industry insight, and a look at newly launched products. Full details on the event website
July 2-6: Chelmsford Beer and Cider Festival at Admirals Park, Rainsford Road, Chelmsford CM1 2PL. More than 300 real ales, a KeyKeg bar, more than 100 ciders and perries, plus Podge’s Belgian Beer Bar. Full details on the festival website
July 4: Beer tasting at Camden Town Brewery, Wilkin Street Mews, Kentish Town, London NW5 3NN, 6pm. Tasting Constellations Session IPA, a collaboration with Electric Star.
July 4: Free tasting of Hook Norton summer ale Haymaker at The Great Western Arms, Blockley, Moreton-in-Marsh GL56 9DT, 7pm. A chance to meet the brewers, too.
July 5 and 6: SIBA South East Beer Festival, at Tonbridge Juddians Rugby Club, The Slade, Tonbridge, Kent TN9 1HR. More than 150 ales, plus cider. Details on the festival website
July 5-7: Beer festival at the Badger Inn, Lelant, Cornwall TR26 3JT.
July 10 and 11: Craft Beer Rising — Brew Summertime, in Hyde Park, London. Details and tickets via the Craft Beer Rising website
July 18: Aspall cider tasting and food pairing event at Brewhouse & Kitchen venues nationwide. Tickets and more information here
July 19 and 20: Hawkes’ Ciderama at The Ugly Duck, 47-49 Tanner Street, London SE1 3PL. Details on the event website
July 20: Lagunitas Beer Circus at Flat Iron Square, 53A Southwark Street, London SE1 1RU. As well as a selection of Lagunitas beers, the event will also feature circus acts, music, competitions, and food. Details via Eventbrite
July 25-27: Beer and Cider Festival at Newton Abbott RFC, Canal Way, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot, Devon TQ12 3RJ. Details on the event Facebook page
July 25-27: Sunshine Beer and Cider Festival at Teignmouth RFC, Bitton Park Road, Teignmouth, Devon TQ12 9DQ. More than 60 beers and up to 15 ciders.
July 26 and 27: Annual Summer Beer Festival at Quantock Brewery, Westridge Way, Broadgauge Business Park, Bishops Lydeard, Somerset TA4 3RU.
July 26 and 27: Beer in the Barn Festival at the King’s Head, The Square, Chacewater, Cornwall TR4 8PY. Details on the event Facebook page
July 27: Taco and Beer Night at Harbour Brewing Co Taproom and Hinterland Brewery, Tretoil Farm, Bodmin, Cornwall PL30 5BA, 5pm-9.30pm. Details on the event Facebook page
July 27: The Kingstons live — ska, reggae and dub —at the Stannary Taroom, Unit 5A Pixon Trading Centre, Tavistock, Devon PL19 8DH.