RUTLAND Beer Festival takes place at The Grainstore pub and brewery in Oakham this weekend.
A wide range of real ales from around the UK and barbecue food will be available from tonight until Monday. There will be live music each day including The Atlantics tomorrow from 8.30pm, Welland Valley Stompers at 2.30pm on Saturday and Divinity from 8.30pm. The John Dunmore Boogie Band will play at 2pm on Sunday and Soul Sensation will be on stage from 8.30pm. Five-piece band, Jessie’s Ghost can be seen at 8.30pm on Monday. Opening times are 5pm until midnight tonight; 11am to 1.30am tomorrow; 11am to 1.30am Saturday 11am to 1am Sunday and 11am to midnight on Monday. Admission is free. There is a deposit of £2.50 on a commemorative festival glass to keep, or return for a full refund.