Shepherd Neame is the proud sponsor of this annual celebration of Faversham’s Hop Heritage. Street entertainers, processions and live music add to the carnival atmosphere and the Brewery Stage is Court Street is the place be for fantastic live acts. You can also take a special brewery tour and find out how Kentish hops are used in our beers.
Family tours - for two adults with up to four children - around 1 hour
Children will receive a fun fact sheet to fill in while walking around, plus a small gift at the end. This tour will not include a beer tasting, but the adults will get a voucher to redeem at the bar for a pint and the children a soft drink. Everyone must wear closed toe footwear.
Regular Hop Festival tours - around 1 hour
Go behind the scenes on our award-winning brewery tour as part of your Hop Festival experience. This tour will not include a beer tasting, but all visitors receive a voucher for a pint at the bar.
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Book your special Hop Festival Brewery Tour below. For enquiries and help with bookings, contact the Visitor Centre on 01795 542016.