Chappel Winter Beer Festival 2024


The Dates for the 2024 Chappel Winter Beer Festival are 29th Feb - 2nd March

The festival is open all three days 11.00am to 11.00pm

The Chappel Winter Festival is back again for 2024. With over 70 cask ales + Ciders & Perry. Held in the Unique Chappel Goods Shed, part of the East Anglian Railway Museum at Chappel & Wakes Colne Station.

This is probably the only Beer Festival where a working National Rail Station is actually within the same site, making travel to and from by train very easy. The station, Chappel & Wakes Colne, is on the Marks Tey to Sudbury branch line, operated by Greater Anglia. Hourly service to Sudbury and to Marks Tey (for connection to through trains to London Liverpool Street, Colchester, Clacton & Ipswich). Last train to Sudbury is 23:07 and last train to Marks Tey 23:38 (last train with connections towards London 22:39)

As in recent years this event is ticket only, with tickets sold on first come first served basis.
Tickets on sale from 1 January 2024

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Chappel Winter Beer Festival 2024


East Anglian Railway Museum, Station Road, Wakes Colne, Colchester, Essex, CO6 2DS

Tel: 01206 242524

Opening Times

Season (29 Feb 2024)


East Anglian Railway MuseumEast Anglian Railway Museum, ColchesterFor over 50 years the East Anglian Railway Museum has been transporting visitors of all ages back in time to discover the unique history of the region’s railways.