Crafty Purley Beer Festival 2016

Following our massive successes at the two Croydon Craft Beer Festivals, as part of Purley BID's Food and Drink week, the Brothers at Crafty Beer Fests are bringing you #CraftyPurley - Purley's first ever Craft Beer Festival. Get Your Tickets Now!

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On Friday 3 and Saturday 4 June 2016, Crafty Group will host the first ever #CraftyPurley Beer Festival at Christchurch, Brighton Road. There will be an amazing array of fresh beers available in cask and keg from more than 40 London breweries, as well as a selection of bottles and cans from around the world.

Friday 3rd June: 5pm – 10pm
Saturday 4th June: 12 noon – 10pm


Tickets are now on sale for £5 and are available from Freshfields Market (86-88 Church Street, Croydon), The Oval Tavern (131 Oval Road, Croydon), The Wine Cellar  (9-10 Station Parade, Sanderstead) or online (online tickets are subject to a booking fee). Tickets sold on the door will be £6.


We’ll never be sell-outs but our festivals are typically sold out! Buy your tickets now – you have been warned – moaning later won’t help…

Beers on Cask

Beers on Keg

Beers in Bottles

Throats To Pour Beer In!

Purley Food & Drink Week

Be part of the record breaking Purley Food & Drink (Saturday 28th May – Saturday 4th June) Purley Business Improvement District (BID) invites you to taste the best of what’s available in Purley during its inaugural Food & Drink Week. Over the week of the event you can take advantage of many very special offers, great competitions, and even take part in an attempt to break a world record! The festival climaxes with Crafty Purley on Friday and Saturday 3rd and 4th June, with a food festival in the High Street on the Saturday as well. For those with a competitive nature there is a challenge to take part in unique World Record Attempt – catching pears and lemons blind-folded! Let’s put Purley on the map! There are also many family activities and street entertainers for a day not to be missed.


Come down to Purley and get a bit crafty with beers from some amazing breweries, with many more to be announced over the coming weeks. The best of the best, available on cask, keg and in bottles and cans – we don’t discriminate, we just love great beer.



Bottles & Cans

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Crafty Purley is part of Purley BID’s Food and Drink week. See below for other places getting jiggy with it over the weekend! Click on each and every one and see what they are up to – some of our Crafty Cousins have decided that you might get a special crafty discount!

Christ Church, Purley

It’s where it’s happenin’ people. Your Crafty Purley event lives here!
Getting here
Crafty Purley is happening at Christ Church on Brighton Road (A235), a short walk from Purley town centre. You can get here by these buses which stop outside the venue:  60 – 166 – 359 – 407 – 466 We are a 500m walk from Purley train station, where you can get regular trains to and from: East Croydon, London Bridge, London Victoria, Clapham Junction, Caterham, Tattenham Corner, Tonbridge, Redhill and many others. We have full disabled access and toilet facilities, and there is excellent car parking nearby.     Don’t drink and drive.


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