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Beer Festival, Fri 2 - Sat 3 Mar 2018

Chappel Winter Beer Festival

Chappel Winter Beer Festival

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CHAPPEL WINTER BEER FESTIVAL

The Chappel Winter Beer Festival returns on Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd March 2018, jointly organised by the East Anglian Railway Museum and our friends from the Campaign for Real Ale.

We’ll have a variety of beers from small local breweries including some rarities not normally available in Essex. Soft drinks are also available as well as hot and cold food and great live music on both evenings.

INFORMATION

WHEN:
Friday 2nd & Saturday 3rd March
OPENING TIMES:
Friday: 11:00 – 23:00 (entry after 17:30 by pre-purchased ticket only)
Saturday: 11:00 – 23:00

MEMBER DISCOUNTS
Admission is free for EARM or CAMRA members and season ticket holders on the Gainsborough Line on production of their current membership card or season ticket, apart from on Friday night.

Children are admitted free, but anybody under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a adult. We operate a strict policy of no sales to or consumption of alcohol by persons under 18.

COME BY TRAIN!
Why not leave the car at home and come to Chappel and Wakes Colne by Train?

The Festival is held at the museum which is on the Marks Tey to Sudbury Line. An hourly service operates, 7 days per week.

For more details on the train service please see the National Rail website.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberAccepts groupsFacilities for corporate hospitality

Although the museum is virtually fully accessible, due to us being at a functioning railway station, visitors using wheel chairs will need the assistance of a carer to navigate the separate accessible entrance and security gate on the opposite side of the rail track.

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 2 - Sat 3 Mar 2018

Contact

Colchester CAMRA

Address

Chappel Station,
Colchester,
Essex,
CO6 2DS

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TL 896287  Lat: 51.92451 Long: 0.75596

By Road:
Near the impressive Chappel Viaduct. About 15 minutes from Colchester, Halstead and Sudbury, about 30 minutes from Chelmsford, about 40 minutes from Ipswich.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Chappel station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

Although the museum is virtually fully accessible, due to us being at a functioning railway station, visitors using wheel chairs will need the assistance of a carer to navigate the separate accessible entrance and security gate on the opposite side of the rail track.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas a ramp

Public Areas

  • YesBaby changing facilities

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility

Entrance

  • YesRamp to entrance

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair