Hot Lists Monday, August 22nd Words by: Adam Knight, pictures by: Illustration by Adam Knight/Facebook

What are you doing this weekend? The Definitive Hereford Bank Holiday Hotlist

Hot Lists Monday, August 22nd

What are you doing this weekend? The Definitive Hereford Bank Holiday Hotlist

If you’re the stick-shaking sort, well, you should probably consider getting another hobby. But with all booze and food and music and football going on in Hereford this weekend, let’s just say you’re going to have your work cut out.

Like street food, soundtracked by Alt-J? Hereford’s got you.

Like beer festivals within stumbling distance of home? Hereford’s got you.

Like foam parties and stars MTV’s Love Island? Believe or not, Hereford’s got you.

If you don’t want to watch your other half wrestle with soggy firelighters for half an hour before calling Domino’s, get some inspiration here... Herefordshire Live's guide to what's on in the city this bank holiday weekend.

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What: Friday Night Fever. The funkiest funk and disco from DJs Ken Easy and Dr Demus.

When: 8pm til late

Where: The Firefly, 16 King Steet, Hereford, HR4 9BX

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What: Foam party. A Party, with foam.

When: 10pm - 3am

Where: The Venue, 1 Gaol Street, Hereford, HR1 2HU.

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What: The 29th charity beer festival from arguably the best pub in the world. Plus music from the 70's legends Dr. Feelgood.

When: 2pm to 6pm, tickets 7.30pm to midnight.

Where: The Barrels, 69 St Owen Street, Hereford, HR1 2JQ.

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What: Cuban Happy Hour. That means mojitos, tapas and cuban fries.

When: TBC

Where: Gilbies Bar & Bistro, 4 St Peters Close, Commercial Street, Hereford, HR1 2DL.

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WhatThe debut Hereford Indie Food festival, featuring an evening DJ set from Alt-J, and Cesare.

When: evening entry, 6pm til late

Where: A Rule of Tum Burger Shop, 32 Aubrey Street, Hereford, HR40BU.

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What: Northern Soul, funk and Motown night. Dress up and dance.

When: 8pm til late

Where: The Left Bank, Bridge Steet, Hereford, HR4 9DG.

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What: Fire up your Snapchat. Love Island star Adam Maxted is in the house for a meet and greet.

When: 11pm to 3am.

Where: The Venue, 1 Gaol Street, Hereford, HR1 2HU.

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WhatMore beer, more music from the Barrels' annual beer fest. Music tonight comes from Neil Ivison and Two Push Charlie.

When: 11am to 6pm, tickets 7.30pm to midnight.

Where: The Barrels, 69 St Owen Street, Hereford, HR1 2JQ.

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What: Reggae Pie Bank Holiday Special. There'll be family friendly reggae vibes by the river throughout the day, with the DJs and a live sax turning it up in the evening.

When: 4pm to 1am

Where: De Koffie Pot at The Left Bank, Bridge Street, Hereford, HR4 9DG.

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What: Mini music festival Dowsfest returns with headlining banding The 7th Circle and A Hundred Suns.

When: 7.30pm to 10.30pm

Where: The Victory pub, 88 St Owen Street, Hereford.

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What: Third night's the charm. Tonight's beer fest installment at the Barrels features daytime music from The Hereford Big Band, and The Playboys.

When: Noon to 6pm, tickets from 7.30pm to midnight

Where: The Barrels, 69 St Owens Street, Hereford, HR1 2JQ.

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What: Hereford Indie Food continues with a very special brunch, Chef's Supper with Stephen Terry and an all-day music line-up topped by Bristol DJs Real Nice.

When: Noon til 6pm, evening entry from 6pm til late.

Where: A Rule of Tum Burger Shop, 32 Aubrey Street, Hereford, HR40BU.

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What: This Sunday BBQ is a regular grill session, featuring all sorts from souvlaki to fresh fish.

When: 4.30pm to 6pm

Where Gilbies Bar & Bistro, 4 St Peters Close, Commercial Street, Hereford, HR1 2DL.

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What: Streetfighter Sunday. Free goes on the pub's retro arcade game. NO HOGGING THE MACHINE. 

When: Noon til midnight.

Where: The Firefly, 16 King Street, Hereford, HR4 9BX.

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What: Hereford FC vs Bishops Cleeve. Blow the cobwebs away with bank holiday football. Buy your tickets beforehand, here.

When: 3pm kick off

Where: Edgar Street ground, HR4 9JU.

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What: Last day of the Barrels' 29th Charity Beer Festival. Music all day, and big love to anyone left standing as they attempt to empty the remaining casks.

When: 11am-7pm, pub open til 11.30pm

Where: The Barrels, 69 St Owens Street, Hereford, HR1 2JQ.

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