image for Outdoor Event item typeBromyard Hop Festival at Bromyard

Outdoor Event, Sun 27 Aug 2017, free entry

Bromyard Hop Festival

Bromyard Hop Festival


Jamie Jacobsen

01885 483342


Cruxwell Street,

Events at this Venue

date event
Sun 27 Aug Bromyard Hop Festival
Fri 8 - Sun 10 Sep Bromyard Folk Festival
Sat 18 Nov Bromyard Christmas Lights Switch On
Fri 1 - Sun 3 Dec Christmas Tree Festival


This Festival is to celebrate Bromyard's close links with the Hop industry over many decades.
During the day there will be a wide variety of events thoughout Bromyard town centre including a craft fair, demonstration of rural crafts, stands selling Hopbines and Hop products, free music festival, parade of vintage cars and tractors, beer festival in many of Bromyard's traditional pubs, food stands, displays showing the history of Hop growing and much more.
The main event of the day will be the races which will take place up and down Bromyard's main street during the afternoon. These will include novelty races and the World Championship Hop Pocket races where teams of 4 will race carrying a 70KG Hop Pocket which is a large sack that is used to transport Hops once they have been picked and dried. Teams wishing to enter can find details on the Festival website.

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 27 Aug 2017
Events will take place from midday until early evening


Free entry



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Map reference: SO 653547  Lat: 52.18943 Long: -2.50899


  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access