The 9th annual mobile beer festival in Wales will hit the road again in 2016 using the larger bus company and operated larger buses with the new simpler route on a one way clockwise system.
Each of the ten Denbighshire pubs taking part had a bus stop conveniently placed outside and a special bus service is being laid on to transport punters between them. On Saturday, 9th July, the annual Vale of Clwyd Festival of Real Ale and Cider will give people the opportunity to choose from a selection of approximately 60 different real ales and 12 ciders!
The pubs cover everything local, from Purple Moose to Rosie’s Cider. Alongside famous brews like Young’s and Theakstons there are local ales from Conwy, Wrexham and Flint and even a cider from Llandegla.
GHA coaches service the pubs in an clockwise direction taking in the Kinmel Arms, White Horse and Golden Lion in Llandyrnog, Golden Lion -Llangynhafal, White Horse -Hendrerwydd, Griffin -Llanbedr DC, Three Pigeons – Graigfechan, White Horse – Llanfair, Drovers Rhewl and the Kings Head Llanrhaeadr – all serving food & music / activities.
GHA coaches Wrexham, follow the route every 15 minutes from 12.00 midday. A rover ticket mean’t passengers could get on and off whenever they pleased throughout the day at any of the pubs or at Ruthin bus station.
This year the ales will range from – Facers DBH, Flintshire Bitter, Bendegedig, Landslide – Fullers London Pride – Lees Guvenor, Coronation St, British Jewels, Best Bitter – Gt Orme Welsh Black, Merlyn, Hatters Gold – Robinsons Unicorn, Dizzy Blond, Cumbrian Way – Abbot – Pedigree – Timothy Taylor Landlord –Black Sheep – Bass – Waggle Dance – Speckled Hen – Salopian –Brimstage Scarecrow, Sandpiper, Trappers Hat – Conway Clogwyn Gold – Llangollen Bitter – Sharps Doom Bar – Robinsons Old Thumper – Three Tuns XXX – Betty Stoggs, Skinners – Purple Moose Snowdonia, Glaslyn – Tatton Blond – Joseph Holt – Tetleys Bitter – Champflower Planet Ale – Gundog Red Setter – Wychwood Hobgoblin and others with ciders from Westons, Thatchers, Gwynt Y Ddraig, Llandegla and more.
Tthe 2016 summer Route 76 Festival – 9th July 2016, October Festival will be 1st Oct 2016.