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Wednesday 15 August 2012

Tenth annual beer and music festival, The Swan Inn, Milton, Derbyshire. August 17th - 19th 2012

MILTON-FEST Beer and music Festival

The pubs 10th Year Anniversary Beer Festival takes place this weekend Friday 17th August to Sunday 19th 2012 at the Swan Inn pub, Milton, Derbyshire. Roger and Stella will make you feel at home in this nice little village pub.
All the proceeds raised from the beer festival and all affiliated stalls and events will go to the Derbyshire Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance.

The Swan Inn and Cygnets Tearooms can be found in the village of Milton, near Repton.
49 Main Street,  Map location :  Swan Inn and Cygnets Tearooms.

Miltonfest 2012 - Beer and Music Festival flyer.
Saturday will be the main fund-raising day and will include a number of local bands performing for free to help raise money (from 2pm). One of the bands will be The Weasel Kickers.

There will also be a barbecue, karaoke and a disco which will finish later in the evening.
4 ciders will be available including Thatchers Traditional, Doris Stokes and two Scrumpy ciders and of course Beers.

If you would like to learn more about the Derbyshire village of Milton then see my village page :
Milton, Derbyshire.

Paul Young
Four weeks after this event, Paul Young (yes really, the pop star from the 80's) will be performing at the Swan Inn in his new band The Los Pacaminos for a charity gig in aid of Macmillan Cancer. This will take place in a large marquee in the pubs garden.

For tickets and more information see their website :


Paul Young has performed charity gigs at this pub a few times over the years. If you don't manage to get tickets in time the you can catch him at the Flower pot pub in Derby on 17th November.


1 comment:

  1. Thanks for this, a beer festival on my doorstep and I did not know about it until I read this.