Hopyard is back this spring to quench Bristol’s thirst

Hopyard is back this spring to quench Bristol’s thirst

Posted on: 10 Mar 2023

It’s time for the city’s beer and cider fans to put winter behind them and embrace the Spring with Propyard’s massive craft beer event, returning for 2023.


‘Hopyard’ will take place at Feeder Road’s Propyard on Friday 14 and Saturday 15 April. 


Returning once more to one of Bristol’s go-to spots for culture, music and food events, ‘Hopyard’ will be showcasing the very best of the South West’s beer and cider brewing talent.


Tickets are available now from the event page.



The city’s beer enthusiasts will be able to satisfy their cravings with two full days of superb sizzling street food, music from top DJ and, of course, some of the best beer in the country with a mouth-watering lineup of 18 breweries.


Celebrating Bristol and the South West’s modern independent beer movement, Hopyard welcomes a selection of the city’s brewing icons to present an array of their finest brews. 


The roster will feature craft beers from ARBOR Ales, Left Handed Giant, Wiper & True, Fierce & Noble, Lost & Grounded, Cider Box, Branch, Kicking Goat Cider, Yonder, Electric Bear and Bristol Cider Company.

From further afield, Hopyard attendees will also be able to enjoy beverages from Peckham craft beer microbrewery Brick Brewery as well as heroes of the UK’s brewing scene JUBEL, Cloudwater Brew Co, Beak Brewery, Hackney Church, By The Horns Brewery Co and Little Martha Brewing.


Hopyard will also be pairing the very best brews with world-class beats. Friday will see a complete music takeover from none other than Bristol Hifi, a group that features Massive Attack legend Daddy G and Queen Bee. 


All day on Saturday, electronic duo The Nextmen will be presenting a blend of hip-hop, drum and bass, dub and soul to keep beer lovers partying all night long. Attendees will also be able to enjoy some of the best street food Bristol has on offer with Pizzarova, Smoking Buns and Mexican/Central American street food from Little Taquero.

Hopyard 2023 will take place at Feeder Road’s Propyard on Friday 14 and Saturday 15 April. Secure your tickets HERE.

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Stanley Gray

Stan is a born and bred Bristolian, recently graduated from studying English Literature in Sheffield. His passions are music and literature and spends the majority of his time in venues all over the city immersing himself in Bristol’s alternative music scene. A lifelong Bristol City fan, Stan’s Saturday’s are spent watching his team both home and away.