Brewery tour & social

Pre SIBA BeerX Social Evening

TUESDAY, 14 March 2023. 18:00 start.

By the Great Northern Section

TUESDAY, 14 March 2023

18:00 start

Cains Brewery Village
Stanhope Street
L8 5JX

The IBD Great Northern Section invites members and guests to a social meet up the evening at Cains Brewery Village before SIBA BeerX 2023 in Liverpool.

Cains Brewery Village is full of independent traders and it is a must-visit venue if you are in Liverpool. Learn about the development of the Cains Brewery Village located around the splendid Victorian buildings which was once home to the Cains and Higson’s Breweries and now a shared space with several bars, restaurants and artisan producers.

This social event is a great opportunity to socialise and network with other BeerX attendees, and you will be able to tour around the new Cains craft brewery. 

  • Meet up point: Courtyard bar accessed from Stanley Street. There is a large car park opposite the brewery should anyone be travelling by car.


  • Andy Hayes, Head Brewer, Cains Brewery
  • David Smith, Brewing Services Ltd

Why You Should Attend:

  1. Network with like-minded brewing industry colleagues
  2. Hear about the development of the Cains Brewery Village
  3. Experience a fun social at one of Liverpool's popular venues

How to get there:

  • Short walk from the Dockside area and Liverpool exhibition Arena
  • 1 mile walk from Liverpool Lime Street station. Ample parking adjacent to the venue


Tickets: Free to attend. Food will be available to buy up to 7pm from the venue.

Booking deadline: Bookable right up to the event.

Email David Smith to put your name on the list