Apart from its monthly Jazz and comedy clubs - The National Brewery Centre also stages a great range of
other special events throughout the year.
Beer Festivals. Great live bands. Oktoberfest nights. Special Bank holiday and Mother's Day family
carvery lunches. Christmas and New Year parties. Pantomimes. Vintage Festivals………… there is something
Half Hogshead Monthly Tours 2017
14th January - 9th December
This specialist guided tour runs on the second Saturday of
each month during 2017 and 2018
Guided tour of The National Brewery Centre Museum, which
incorporates the Bass collection and the William Worthington
micro-brewery. Plus! A beer appreciation skills lecture with a full beer
The Champions League of BBQ 27th & 28th May
27th May - 28th May
One of the UK’S
largest competitive BBQ events. Brew ‘N ‘Q is two 'low n slow' bbq
competitions rolled into one with teams from all around the globe trying to win the title of
“Grand BBQ Champion 2017”. Trade stalls with everything you need to cook like
the pros. Food samples & ...
The Vintage Years Festival 2017
17th June - 18th June
A celebration of the life styles, fashion, music and classic
cars of the post war years in this Vera Lynn's 100th Birthday anniversary year!
Dress up in your favourite vintage style and join the fun.
10am – 5pm both days! Plus 'Thoroughly Modern Jukebox' live on Saturday evening!
Thoroughly Modern Jukebox 17th June 2017
Saturday 17th June
THOROUGHLY MODERN JUKEBOX A brilliant London based 7
piece Big Band Swing act. Come out with your dancing shoes on and be catapulted
back in time to the glamorous, raucous days of Glenn Miller, Ella Fitzgerald,
The Rat Pack and Benny Goodman but with all the songs you know...
Guns or Roses 23rd June 2017
Guns or Roses Tribute Band. Friday 23rd June
Get ready to seriously rock with this sensational tribute
Colley as W. AXL ROSE, John Sumbler as SLASH,
Erol Canavan as IZZY STRADLIN, Dermo Rose Sheen as DUFF
McKAGAN and Padraig Tansey as MATT SORUM
David Bowie Tribute 7th July 2017
The award winning 'Pop Up Bowie'. A stunning tribute to
'Pop Up Bowie' performs the greatest hits of David Bowie,
from every era of 'the guy's' career from the 70's through to the nineties and
The front man, Paul Antony, a huge fan of Bowie,
Jazz & Real Ale Festival 2017
14th July - 16th July
A brilliant annual event - a weekend of great Jazz music, a
fantastic range of beers – and great food!
A great selection of around nine Jazz Bands will be
playing over the weekend featuring a wide range of genres
We look forward to bringing you a wide selection of ales and
The National Brewery
Centre is excited to be hosting BurtonFest
The event is the
creation of the founder of @ViewMyGig Adam Cornes.
The All Day Festival
will take place at The National Brewery Centre from 12pm until 12am on Saturday 22nd July. It is a
celebration of all genres of live ...
Comedy Club Summer Gala with Supper 2017
Three top Comedians and a compere to entertain you. Plus! a two course traditional Summer BBQ
Doors open 7pm. Food will be served 7.30 - 8.30pm. Show starts 8.30pm. Tickets £25 or £40 for two Early Bird Offer for bookings made before 10th July
Book now online or call 01283 532880
Model Train,Toy and Collectors Fair 2017
A great range of stalls featuring die cast and collectable
toys, model railways and more. All indoors in our extensive marquee. Bring back
some memories, add to your collections or just browse. There will be lots of
Entrance to the museum included. (Guided tours a...
Rolling Stones Tribute Band 18th August 2017
Friday 18th August
Rolling Stones tribute band, The Rollin' Clones, celebrate
the music of one of the greatest bands of all time. Based in Essex but
performing nationally and internationally, The Rollin' Clones are without doubt
one of the UK's finest and in demand tribute bands.
August Bank Holiday Family Fun Weekend
27th August - 28th August
Celebrate the summer in style with our bank holiday event. Starring The Sooty Show! A selection of food and most importantly a fantastic line up of
activities for all ages. Full details of the activities and entertainment on offer will be posted here soon - but we can now confirm that:- Yo...
The Jerseys and Dinner 9th September 2017
Oh What a Nite This promises to Be! A brilliant Tribute to Franki Vali and The Four Seasons - plus a two course dinner! Book early as this event invariably sells out!This event is organised by local promoter Paul Barnett.
You will be surprised how many of the hits you will remember:-
Only Fools and Horses 15th September 2017
Lovely Jubbly! The Only Fools & Horses Comedy Dinner
Show is an interactive dinner show where the audience dine in Del Boy’s very
Price includes a three course dinner and post show disco
simply love this hilarious tribute featuring all of your favour...
Last Night of The Proms 2017
Friday 22nd September
Starring The Jaguar Land Rover Brass Band
the Pomp and Circumstance! Tune up your vocal chords for a great night
out! This event will take place in our permanent heated marquee dressed for the occasion.
Blues Brothers Tribute Show 6th October 2017
After selling out in 2016,The NBC is proud to present once
again Europe's best Blue Brothers Tribute Show - featuring 'Jake & Elwood' and the fabulous Black Rhino band.
'Shake your Tail feathers' because the band is back
together. All the hits in an energy packed stage show - bring yo...
Oktoberfest 13th & 14th October 2017
13th October - 14th October
New for 2017! A spectacular Oktoberfest is
coming to town, to be hosted at the National Brewery Centre.
This October we will transform our courtyard to
create a traditional covered Oktoberfest for up to 750 people with bier, live
music and a great atmosphere – prepared to be entert...
The Voices of ABBA 20th October 2017
Agnetha and Frida -The Voices of ABBA four piece band
An ABBA Experience like no other!
With over 16 years in The Tribute business, Sarah Fearnley
and Diana Edwards are a highly successful ABBA tribute act. Sarah and Diana
bring their vocal talents and larger than life personalities an...
Halloween Adult Only Ghost Tours 2017
27th October - 28th October
Friday 27th and Saturday 28th
Join us on one of our Halloween, scary but fun, adult only 'Night
at The Museum’ Ghost tours.
‘Dare to take a walk around the museum at night?
Hear about Burton's resident ghosts and listen to their
tales of passion, scandal and tragedy....
Halloween Fancy Dress Dinner & Ball 2017
Get in the 'spirit' of things - at our fancy
dress Halloween Ball!
It will be held in
our permanent marquee - suitably dressed for the occasion, on Saturday 28th
There will be a great live band and a disco. A full bar and
food service will be available.
And the pri...
BeeGees Tribute 3rd November 2017
Bee Gees Tribute Show
Now in their 17th
year as the WORLD’S PREMIERE TRIBUTE TO THE BEE GEES, Stayin’ Alive continue to
tour all corners of the globe with their number 1 show, dedicated to the magic
of the Brothers Gibb. Astounding audiences in the UK, Europe, Asia,...
Model Railex 5th November 2017
The Burton 7th Annual Model Railex
Exhibition, organised by the Burton Railway Society, will be held on Sunday 5th
Up to 14 visiting layouts have been promised featuring
exhibits of the ever popular ‘N’ and ‘00’ gauges. A varied mix of scales
and exhibits fr...
Bavarian Oompah Nights in November 2017
10th November - 25th November
Join us on the 10th, 17th, or 25th November for one of our brilliant Bavarian Nights and celebrate in true Oompah style.
Karl's Brass, one of the best Oompah Bands in the country, will be your hosts for the evening.
Hot themed supper included. Doors open 7.30pm. Evening starts 8pm
Christmas Party Nights in December 2017
1st December - 21st December
Join us for one of our fantastic Christmas party nights at
the Historic National Brewery Centre. Our party nights are held in our fully
dressed, heated marquee and are great for couples, groups or for the office
party! Price includes arrival drink, a superb 3 course meal, DJ and all the
The Jerseys and Dinner 3rd December 2017
Oh What a Nite This promises to Be! A brilliant Tribute to Franki Vali and The Four Seasons - plus a two course Christmas dinner! Book early as this event invariably sells out!This event is organised by local promoter Paul Barnett.
You will be surprised how many of the hits you will remember:-...
Winter Comedy Gala with Supper 14th Dec 2017
Time for our annual Christmas Comedy and Supper Night on
Thursday 14th December!
Three top class comedians and a compere to entertain you –
and a two course Christmas Fayre buffet supper!
Details of the acts performing will be posted here soon
A full bar service will be available
New Years Eve Gala Dinner and Dance 2017
Join us on December 31st and celebrate the New Year in style with our four course banquet, live entertainment and a festive disco. Great for couples or groups. Tickets £37.95 per person. Doors open 7.00pm. Event ends at 1.00am
Parties of 12 will be seated at their own table. Couples or g...