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Events at which you may have met the brewers...

We try to fit in brewery tour requests where we can, however
regular scheduled tours of the brewery are not available this year.

Bridewell Brewery Tours

Guided tours of Clifden’s craft brewery in the heart of Connemara’s capital

Sep 2019

In September, October and November tours of Bridewell Brewery are available for pre-booked guests only on Thursdays at 11am. 


The 45 minute tour includes meeting one of the brewers, hearing the story of the brewery, the history of the brewery’s name and the stories behind each beer.  The tour visits the keg room, malt room, brew house and fermentation room in the brewery. 


The tour does not include a beer tasting due to licensing restrictions.  The tour ticket price is €10 per person.  Pre-booking is required at least one day in advance as places are limited. 

Connemara Oyster Festival

Local Oysters with food village and cookery demonstrations. Ballyconneely, Co. Galway.

12 Jul 2019

Local Oysters with food village and cookery demonstrations.  Ballyconneely, Co. Galway.

Indie Beer Week 2019

Bridewell Brewery Beer Tasting

22 May 2019

Bridewell Brewery is joining with over thirty other independent Irish craft breweries around the country to celebrate Indie Beer Week 2019. 


This year we are spreading the word about the Independent Irish Craft Beer logo that appears on all beer bottles and cans produced by these independent Irish craft breweries.

Come along to our beer tasting on Thursday 23rd May at 7pm.  The venue is SuperValu Clifden.

Connemara Mussel Festival 2019

Tullycross 3rd-5th May 2019

02 May 2019

The 14th Connemara Mussel Festival! Originally established to promote the excellence of the mussels of Killary Harbour, Connemara Mussel Festival has grown to become a celebration of local people, food, culture and heritage. The festival is recognised as the premier food event for Connemara attracting visitors from near and far. One of the first festivals each year on the Wild Atlantic Way, it showcases the very best Connemara has to offer.

Alltech Brews and Food Fair 2019

Dublin Convention Centre

14 Mar 2019

Three day beer festival.

Irish Craft Beer Festival Pop-Up 2018

Pop up beer festival in a big top!

27 Sep 2018

Bridewell Brewery will be serving beers at the festival in the big top at Leinster Cricket Ground on September 28th and 29th

Bord Iascaigh Mhara event at the Galway International Oyster Festival

26 Sep 2018

We'll be serving Bridewell Brewery beers at this private event in Galway.

Food and Beer Tasting Evening

Erriseask Restaurant, Connemara Sands Hotel, Ballyconneely

24 Jul 2018

Enjoy a four course banquet with each course selected to complement one of Bridewell Brewery's beers.  Meet the brewers and hear the story of Clifden's craft brewery.

Connemara Oyster Festival

Ballyconneely, 21-22 July 2018

20 Jul 2019

Oysters, beer and lots more...

Evening Event at Our Ocean Wealth Conference

27 Jun 2018

We'll be serving Bridewell Brewery beers at this private event in Galway.

Indie Beer Week at Bridewell Brewery - Saturday 23rd June and Wednesday 27th June 2018

Tours on the hour at 14:00, 15:00 and 16:00

Indie Beer Week at Bridewell Brewery: Visit Clifden’s very own brewery in the heart of the town, beside Clifden’s Bridewell or Old Gaol. Meet the brewery’s founders and hear the story of how the brewery started. See how Bridewell Brewery brews its award-winning beer. Have a go at ‘How many thingamejigs in the whatdyamacallit?’ and you might even win a T-shirt.

Connemara Mussel Festival 2018

4th - 6th May

2018 is the 13th year the festival will be held in Tully Cross on the Renvyle Penninsula. This is a weekend packed full of activities to look forward to on the May Bank Holiday weekend, there’s something to to suit everyone.

Bridewell Brewery will be there in Paddy Coyne's Pub.  Come along and try our local beers to accompany your fresh seafood at the festival.

Bay Coast Wild Atlantic Food Festival 2018 - Tour of Bridewell Brewery on Monday 9th  Wednesday 11th and Thursday 12th April


A European Region of Gastronomy Event 2018.

Bridewell Brewery tour at 4pm.

€10 per person. Places limited.

Eurotoques Ireland: "From Shore to Shore"

15:30 at Bridewell Brewery

25 Mar 2018

FROM SHORE TO SHORE on 26-27 March, discover the taste of the Wild Atlantic Way.

Day 1: Dinner & overnight Renvyle House Hotel

Visit to Killary Fjord Shellfish and Bridewell Brewery

Day 2: Activities and lunch at Ballynahinch Castle Hotel

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