York CAMRA Branch

York CAMRA is a branch of the national Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA). CAMRA is a well-established national organisation with more than 160,000 members which aims to promote traditional real ale and pubs.


Upcoming Events

Our next events are:

April 30 – Branch Meeting at The Fossgate Tap, Fossgate
May 3 – Club of the Year presentation at York Sports Club
May 10 – Friday 5 social
May 17 – Cycle Social beginning at The Winning Post, Bishopthorpe Road
May 28 – Branch Meeting and AGM at The Royal Oak, Goodramgate
May 31 – Cider Pub of the Year presentation at Three Legged Mare, High Petergate
June 8 – Spring Pub of the Season presentation @ The Grapes Slingsby & Northern Coach Trip
June 14 – Friday 5 social
June 21 – Cycle Social beginning at The Handley Tap, Osbaldwick
June 25 – Branch Meeting
July 12 – Friday 5 social
July 13 – Summer Saturday Cycle Social beginning at The Marcia Inn, Bishopthorpe
July 20 – Pub of the Year presentation @ The Swan, Bishopgate Street
Sep 18 – Sep 21 – York Beer and Cider Festival

Further details of events can be found on our diary page.


SAVE THE DATE – York Beer and Cider Festival to Return in September

Following our change of venue to St Lawrence’s Church last year, we are pleased to announce our festival will be returning this year.

Provisional dates for York Beer and Cider Festival 2024 are Wednesday 18 September to Saturday 21 September.

For further information on how to get involved and details on when tickets go on sale, please visit: https://yorkbeerfestival.camra.org.uk/


Ouse Boozer – our quarterly magazine

Our magazine, Ouse Boozer, is distributed free to real ale pubs in the branch area and available to download from the branch website.

Advertising is available at competitive rates for pubs and breweries. If you would like to enquire about quarter page, half page or full page adverts, please email Jordan Hennessy via comms@york.camra.org.uk

Our latest issue is Winter 2023.

Check out the archive for issues going back to 2012.

York Branch Area

The York branch covers an extensive geographical area, which includes Selby, Tadcaster and rural parts of North and East Yorkshire, as well as the city of York itself.

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