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The Finstock Ale Beer Festival

  • Finstock Playing Field Finstock (map)

The Finstock Ale returns for a fourth year in 2016, sponsored by Howse & O’Reilly, electricians and Johns Cars of Oxford. With a great line up of beers, ciders, music and comedy – the perfect match! Friday 9 September sees the launch of the festival with Flock Comedy night from 7.30 pm, sponsored by international Finstock-based business Sonnox Ltd. that presents three stand-up comedians with a compere – comedy suitable for all. Entry £10 in advance (£12 on night) which also gives exclusive early access to the festival beers and ciders.

The beer festival opens at midday on Saturday 10 September with over twenty beers and six ciders include local brews including from Bellingers, Donnington, Chadlington and Adkins, and a great selection of beers celebrating the north and Wales – our theme for this year. Entry just £5 – includes festival glass, free pint and tasting notes. Families welcome with FREE bouncy castle and our wonderful Millennium Playground. Entry to the music is FREEand it starts at 1.00 pm with a great line up of acts through to close at midnight. The music stage is sponsored by Oxlets Ltd. with a wonderful array of talent on show.

1.00 pm                 Joely Rendle                                            1.30 pm                 Zhana and Jae

2.15 pm                 Ags Connolly                                           3.00 pm                 Blackthorn

4.00 pm                 The Wirebirds                                         5.00 pm                 Charlbury & FinstockMorris

5.30 pm                 Jamo Morgan                                          6.40 pm                 Black Max and the Pirates

7.50 pm                 Drivin’ Sideways                                   9.00 pm                 Damn Good Reason

10.10 pm              Roughcut Ruby


Overnight camping available on Friday and Saturday but prior permission needed. Ample parking.

Location:  Finstock Playing Field, off Church Rise, Finstock, Oxfordshire, OX7 3DH.

All proceeds to Finstock Village Hall, registered charity 279171.

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Tel: 01993 868020   Tickets for comedy online at or via email or telephone.

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