The National Brewery Centre

A Unique Visitor Experience
The National Brewery Centre hosts Beer Festivals every year
The National Brewery Centre hosts Beer Festivals every year
Pure nostalgia at our annual Vintage Festival
Pure nostalgia at our annual Vintage Festival
Classic car rallies
Classic car rallies
Our Christmas parties and New Year banquet - great for couples and Groups
Our Christmas parties and New Year banquet - great for couples and Groups

Special Events

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 for everyone!

Half Hogshead Monthly Tours 2017

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 a...

Wedding Open Day April 30th 2017

Wedding Open Day April 30th 2017

30th April

  We would like to kindly invite you to our Wedding Open Day here at The National Brewery Centre! It is a big decision when picking your venue, florist, photographer etc. and we would like to give you an opportunity to sample, test and try all we, and our suppliers, have to offer. Whi...

Queen UK 12th May 2017

Queen UK 12th May 2017

12th May

 This will be a brilliant night in our permanent marquee! One of the best Tributes to arguably the best Rock band in the world. Enjoy and partake in some of the greatest hits of all times including ‘We will rock you’, ‘A crazy little thing called love’, ‘It’s a kind of Magic’...

The Champions League of BBQ 27th & 28th May

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

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

Thoroughly Modern Jukebox 17th June 2017

17th June

 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 23rd June 2017

23rd June

  Guns or Roses Tribute Band. Friday 23rd June Get ready to seriously rock with this sensational tribute band! Starring: Martin 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 Th...

David Bowie Tribute 7th July 2017

David Bowie Tribute 7th July 2017

7th July

  The award winning 'Pop Up Bowie'. A stunning tribute to David Bowie. '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 beyond.  The front man, Paul Antony, a huge fan of Bowie, accurately portra...

Jazz & Real Ale Festival 2017

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 a select...

BurtonFest 2017

BurtonFest 2017

22nd July

 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

Comedy Club Summer Gala with Supper 2017

28th July

 Three top Comedians and a compere to entertain you. Plus! a two course dinner ( Hog Roast and dessert choice). Doors open 7pm. Food will be served 7.30 - 8.30pm. Show starts 8.30pm. Tickets £25  Book now online or call 01283 532880 Your artists will be:- Closing act DAVE ...

Model Train,Toy and Collectors Fair 2017

Model Train,Toy and Collectors Fair 2017

6th August

  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 fascinating exhibits.  Entrance to the museum included. (Guided tours a...

Rolling Stones Tribute Band 18th August 2017

Rolling Stones Tribute Band 18th August 2017

18th August

  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. They...

August Bank Holiday Family Fun Weekend

August Bank Holiday Family Fun Weekend

27th August - 28th August

  Kids go free! Celebrate the summer in style with our bank holiday event. Entry to Museum is included. A selection of food and most importantly a fantastic line up of activities for all ages.   10am – 5pm. Adult Tickets £6.  Accompanied Children under 16 go free! (each free child ...

The Jerseys and Dinner 9th September 2017

The Jerseys and Dinner 9th September 2017

9th September

 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:- Oh what...

Only Fools and Horses 15th September 2017

Only Fools and Horses 15th September 2017

15th September

  Lovely Jubbly! The Only Fools & Horses Comedy Dinner Show is an interactive dinner show where the audience dine in Del Boy’s very own restaurant. Price includes a three course dinner and post show disco   You will simply love this hilarious tribute featuring all of your favour...

Last Night of The Proms 2017

Last Night of The Proms 2017

22nd September

 Friday 22nd September Starring The Jaguar Land Rover Brass Band http://www.jaguarlandroverband.com/ Enjoy 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. The Jag...

Blues Brothers Tribute Show 6th October 2017

Blues Brothers Tribute Show 6th October 2017

6th October

  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

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

The Voices of ABBA 20th October 2017

20th October

 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

Halloween Adult Only Ghost Tours 2017

27th October - 28th October

  Friday 27th and Saturday 28th October 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

Halloween Fancy Dress Dinner & Ball 2017

28th October

   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 October. 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

BeeGees Tribute 3rd November 2017

3rd November

  The Ultimate 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

Model Railex 5th November 2017

5th November

  The Burton 7th  Annual Model Railex Exhibition, organised by the Burton Railway Society, will be held on Sunday 5th November 2017. 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

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

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 festiv...

The Jerseys and Dinner 3rd December 2017

The Jerseys and Dinner 3rd December 2017

3rd December

 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

Winter Comedy Gala with Supper 14th Dec 2017

14th December

  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

New Years Eve Gala Dinner and Dance 2017

31st December

 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...

BURTONFEST 2017

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Special events Two

Special events Two

Jaz on Tap May 3rd

Wednesday May 3rd Khourosh Kanani Quartet (2 x guitars, violin, double bass) Khourosh is one of the new breed of technically superb jazz swing guitarists who’s making waves on the London scene.

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