South Street & The Grumpy Goat

Craft Theory

Venue: South Street (Directions)

Fri 13 Apr to Sat 14 Apr

Advisory age: Evening sessions are stictly over 18s; Saturday afternoon children must be accompanied by an adult

Sold out


Building on the resounding success of 2017, we are delighted to bring you a bigger and better event for 2018. Expect nothing less than award winning craft breweries, top quality music acts and delicious food.

A big thank you to those who supported our fledgling event in 2017, when the festival vibe was fantastic; lots of smiley, happy people! So, in 2018 we've decided to treat you with an extra session. Dates are now confirmed for the 13-14th April 2018.

Session 1: Friday 5-11pm - SOLD OUT

Session 2: Saturday 12-5pm (kid friendly) - SOLD OUT

Session 3: Saturday 6-12am - SOLD OUT

Beers from Verdant Brewing Co., De Kromme Haring, Arbor, Boutilliers, Siren Craft Brew, Unity, Butcher's Tears, Elusive Brewing, Wild Weather Ales, BlackJack and Turning Point Brewery.

With music from Leafcutter John, Kid Carpet, Duotone, AF Harrold, Laura Mugridge, Dolly & the Clothespegs, Uncle Peanut, Dolly Dolly, Darklands DJs, Tim Hooper (Milk Bar), Tracks & Grooves, Electric Landlady, Universal Records, DoubleDotDash!? DJs, Are You Listening DJs,  and South Street DJs. 

For more info, follow us on Twitter (@CraftTheoryFest) or visit our website


Ticket information

£14 (includes a branded glass)
Saturday afternoon only - Children £10 or Family ticket £40 (2 adults, 2 children - children do not get a glass)

Venue info

South Street

21 South Street, Reading, RG1 4QU

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Contact: Box Office: 0118 960 6060; Administration: 0118 937 3456

Box office is open at South Street Arts Centre on performance days one hour before the show (subject to availability)

Phone lines open Mon-Fri 10am-5pm