Brewery Events


What’s on in 2024?!

Join us on the 9th March for our first ever top class comedy night! With a wealth of talented entertainers, this is one definitely not to be missed. Tickets available soon 🙂

Past Events

Saturday 2nd October – Thanet Green Hop Trial
Wantsum Brewery / Shivering Sands / Northdown Brewery / Xylo Brewing has hired a 16 seater MiniBus to run between our Breweries from 3 pm – 9 pm to give you the opportunity to visit some of our amazing Breweries in Thanet and experience the different Beers / Green Hop Beers on offer.
The Breweries:
Xylo ( – Based along Margate Seafront, offering stunning views of Margate Beach & Harbour, with their 4BBL BrewKit, they are always brewing small batch limited run brews which change throughout the year to keep things different and exciting.
Northdown Brewery ( – Our Good friends are Northdown Brewery are based behind the Hornby Museum near Westwood Cross, Northdown opened in May 2018 and has already been taking Margate by storm with its Vibrant Branding and Exciting Flavours.
Shivering Sand ( – Based up at Manston, they started brewing there back in the Summer of 2020. We look forward to trying more beers from you guys!
MiniBus Details
16 Seater
Starting from Wantsum Brewery at 3pm
Finishing at Xylo Brewing at 9pm
Route:- Wantsum > Shivering > NorthDown > Xylo > Wantsum
The Shuttle Bus will stop for 5 minutes at each location before moving on, so keep your eyes peeled
Brewery Open Times
Wantsum: 2pm – 8pm (Last Shuttle at 8:15 – 8:20)
Shivering Sands: TBC
NorthDown: 1pm – 6pm (Last Shuttle at 6:15 – 6:20)
Xylo: 1pm – 11pm

07/12/19 – Christmas Brewery Open Day & Wantsum Brewery Beer Club Launch @ Wantsum Brewery)

🎄🎁 Christmas is just around the corner and we have decided to open up our doors early on Saturday for anyone who wants to come and have a look around and purchase their Christmas Beer or Presents.

We are also excited to announce the Launch or the Wantsum Brewery Beer Club! Please see this Flyer for more Details, Join the Club and be part of something special, this is more than just a Club for Beer Lovers, we want members to more involved with the Brewery, telling us that they would like us to try and brew, help us steer the Club into the future with ideas and improvements you would like to see as being part of the Beer Club, if you would like to find out more, please feel free to contact the brewery or coming into the Brewery and talk to our amazing teams.

What’s On:-
* We aim to have range of our Beers on at Bar (Including our Christmas Specials)
* There will be Hot Mulled Cider available for purchase
* We will be taking preorders for Beers & Merchandise for Christmas & there will be a 10% Discount available on top of everything you purchase or preordered over the weekend

Polypins:- Our Polypins are available for Preorder in sizes of 10 & 20 Litres, prices can vary depending on the beer purchased
10 Litres: £35.00
20 Litres: £60.00
Plus £5.00 if you require the beer to be bright and £10.00 if you require delivery
Prices displayed are before 10% Discount

Polo Shirts 👕 £12
T Shirts £12
Glassware 🍺 £2
Gift Boxes 📦 (Perfect for Christmas Presents)
Prices displayed are before 10% Discount

If we don’t have the T Shirt in the right size or colour we can order one for you 😉

Tasting Flights will be available for you to try all the beers in 1/3 Pint Glasses, unless of course you are planning on having a Pint of Each beer we have on 😳👍🍻

Please contact us for me details, we look forward to seeing as many faces as possible! Even if you are just popping in for a nosey around 😁