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Music and Entertainment...

This page will be updated as and when attractions, events and acts are confirmed. Please keep visiting this page for up-to-date information.

Although the management will do its best to ensure all the acts perform as agreed, the management cannot accept responsibility for late cancellation or alteration of performance times and reserves the right to change the acts featured without prior notice.

Thursday 18th May 2017

12noon-11pm, Advance ticket £5.00, on the gate £5.00

VIP Rail Ale Lunch

We are offering a VIP experience alongside the Trade Session with fine dining and beers to compliment. Tables are selling fast so book now.  Featuring guest speaker Keith Bott MBE of Titanic Brewery.  Tables can be booked at a cost of £600 for 10 guests.  Email tradesession@railalefestival.com for more information.

Please note - there will be no steam train rides.

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Thursday 18th May 2017 - Trade Session

12noon-6pm

An opportunity to meet other brewers, publicans and suppliers to the trade in the unique atmosphere of the Rail Ale Festival.  Applications for trade session tickets should be emailed to tradesession@railalefestival.com.
If you would enjoy a chance to judge some of our competition beers please indicate this in your email.  We would value your judgement and hope you will consider joining a panel.

Friday 19th May 2017

12noon-11pm, Advance ticket £7.00, on the gate £9.00

Café Bar Marquee:
• New Orleans Heat Jazz Band www.neworleansheat.co.uk

Main Stage:

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Saturday 20th May 2017

12noon-11pm, Advance ticket £7.00, on the gate £9.00

Café Bar Marquee:
• Ashover Brass Band www.ashoverband.com

Main Stage:

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Rail Ale Festival at Barrow Hill Roundhouse, Chesterfield, DerbyshireEvents at Barrow Hill Roundhouse, Chesterfield, derbyshire