Event location: The Sportsman

A Bridge North

Twelve of the North Easts finest breweries will be gracing the bars at The Sportsman, West Riding, Cricketers & Stalybridge Buffet Buffet as part of  A Bridge North – North East beer festival.

Featuring Almasty, Allendale, S43, Caps Off, Full Circle, Yard of Ale, Tyne Bank, Hops & Dots, Steam Machine, Vaux, McColls & Twice Brewed expect some great cask & craft beer not often seen around our neck of the woods.

Thornbridge TTO & MTB

To launch of collaboration brew with Thornbridge we will have a meet the brewer with Dom and a full tap takeover here at The Sportsman. Ticketed event (on sale here) to include the talk and 6 thirds of beautiful beer.

Fyne Ales Meet the Brewer & Tap Takeover

To celebrate great beer & great pubs we are having a Meet The Brewer with Malcolm Downie, head brewer at Fyne Ales and an accompanying TTO at both The Sportsman (10th August) and Stalybridge Buffet Bar (11th August).

Tickets available online at eventbrite:

Sportsman –

Stalybridge –


Euros @ Beerhouses Pubs

Idle Beerhouse, West Riding, The Sportsman Beer Garden, Stalybridge Buffet Bar Ladies Room & The Old Turk will be showing some or all of the Euro 2020 / 2021 Championships live. Keep an eye out on each pubs social media for what games are on and whether there is any food or booking requirement.


We celebrate Germany’s traditional festival in our own way. There will be some great German beers including Oktoberfest specials and expect so German style food where we have kitchens. Lederhosen is optional..

Events in the Pipeline

With 2020 looking like a bit of a washout we have started looking at 2021 hoping that we can be open and doing some good stuff. Here is just a bit of what we have got planned:

Christmas 2020 or whenever it happens, we’ll have all our usual stuff like aged beers, Belgian Christmas beers, Delirium Noel, mulled wine & cider, Christmas lunches and Christmas jumpers. Even if thats July and it’s 30 degrees outside.

Classic Takeover – tap takeover cask & keg featuring classic brews both from the UK and beyond (date TBC)

Champions – tap takeover featuring only award winning beers (date TBC)

Women in Beer & Cider – celebrating brewers, producers and all businesses in between that are driven by fantastic women (April 2021 tbc)

Locals week – takeover of beers / ciders made with 15 miles of each pub (date TBC)

Independence week – celebrating small independent producers, you know those who aren’t in the supermarket, don’t have a marketing budget and have all their family involved however young or old.

Smoke – celebrating all levels of smoke in Beers, Whiskies, spirits & food (Nov 2021)

Oktoberfest & German week – Celebrating all things Germanic like great beer, sausages and snacks 9Sept/Oct 2021)

Real Lager & Cider week – Nothing mainstream or sugar filled here. real lagers and real ciders from the best producers in the UK cask, box, keg and packaged (Summer 2021 TBC)

Beerhouses Brewfest – Tap takeover of collab brews between ourselves and some of our friendly local brewers ft one-off beers brewed to our specs.

Plus lots, lots more as we look to develop our offer for this whole new world…..




North Riding Brewery Tap Takeover

We think North Riding are amongst the best cask beer breweries in the country; their beers are consistently excellent.
That’s why we are dedicating our taps to them this weekend
Join us to find out why we hold them in such high regard.

Huddersfield Tap Takeover for Tour De Yorkshire

On Saturday 2nd May the Tour de Yorkshire is coming to town.
To celebrate we are having a weekend celebrating the best of Huddersfield cask and keg beer.
Come down and show some love for your town!

Irish Beer Week

A week celebrating the beer of Ireland and Northern Ireland, featuring the best of Irish brewing in cask and keg.

Charity Open Mic

We have the amazing Charity Open Mic again on Sunday 23rd February 2-6pm.

Raising money for The Laura Crane Youth Cancer Trust. We have some groovy well known Huddersfield musicians playing.

Theres a free pint each for anyone who wants to play.

So contact us or ‘Lewis Crossley Music’ (On Facebook) for more information or to sign up to play.

Cant wait to see you all there!