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Saturday, March 29th 2014

First Arrochar Alps Real Ale Festival

11:00 - 20:00

The first Arrochar Alps Real Ale Festival takes place at the Three Villages Hall, Arrochar, on Saturday 29th March 2014.

With a Highlands and Islands theme, the festival will showcase at least ten real ales from craft breweries in the Scottish Highlands and Islands.

Wine, cider and soft drinks will be available, with food available to purchase and local musicians providing live entertainment. There will be free children's films showing throughout the day and throughout the festival.

A shuttle bus between Helensburgh Central Station and Arrochar will run throughout the day in addition to the regular scheduled services run by Garelochhead Coaches and City Link.

Tickets cost £4 for CAMRA members and £5 for non-members. Family tickets (2 adults and under 18s) cost £10. Entry fee includes free souvenir glass and a catalogue of ales with tasting notes. A share of the proceeds from the festival will be donated to the Motor Neurone Disease Association.

Showcased breweries include:

Spey Valley Brewery, Orkney Brewery, Black Isle Brewery, Windswept Brewing Co., Loch Lomond Brewery, Fyne Ales, Loch Ness Brewery, Cairngorm Brewery, Oban Bay Brewery, and Isle of Skye Brewing Company.

For more information regarding the Festival and the purchase of tickets contact the Three Villages Hall on 01301 702 669 or email