The Gateshead Beer Festival is an event organised by Gateshead Rugby Club and hosted over 3 days at their ground in Low Fell, Gateshead.

"A truly wonderful experience"

− Vince Moran

"Brilliant festival, brilliant music, brilliant beer and most importantly brilliant people"

− Dust Town Dogs

"Friendly staff, nice set up, amazing crowd. All round great festival. Nice beer too!"

− The Sleeze Sisters

"We can't wait to play the festival again. Great beer, great music, great craic."

− Blistered Molly

"Gateshead Beer Festival is and has been an annual event for my friends and I for the four years. We wouldn't miss it for the world!"

− Louise Parker

"I can't wait to play on my doorstep! A home crowd is always a great gig! First time I've played the Gateshead Beer & Music Festival! So bring it on!"

− Geoff Mull

"Are there two finer things in the world than great beer and great music? Absolutely not! We can't wait to play a few tunes and sample a few beverages as well."

− Band Of Beards

"Great fun, gorgeous beers, cider and fantastic bands!"

− Luke Troy

"Fantastic beers, live music and atmosphere. Don't miss this session."

− DG Brucey


We’ve got plenty of Beers, Ciders and Wine available. All beers are local and national ales.


We have as many bands as types of beer and cider on offer.  Have a look at the music links for more information.

Opening Times

Fri 1st May – 12.00pm to 11.00pm
Sat 2nd May – 12.00pm to 11.00pm
Sun 3rd May – 12.00pm to 10.30pm