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Saturday 04 June 2022

Drinking Festival Heads To Brighton This Summer Offering Chance To Drink More Mindfully & Live Well

Building on the success of the pop-up Alcohol-Free Off-Licence in London's West End, Club Soda is bringing its Mindful Drinking Festival to Brighton this summer. 

Filling Brighton's famous Open Market with the best low and no-alcohol drinks available, the tenth outing for the Mindful Drinking Festival will be a two-day event showcasing:

Over 40 low and no alcohol drinks to try, including all your favourite cocktails.

Cocktail masterclasses, beer tastings and drink talks with local experts 

Inspirational talks and panels by influencers and experts on changing drinking habits and living healthier lifestyles.

The  free to attend two-day event will give anyone looking for new drinks the opportunity to taste the best in this growing low and no market, including craft beers, wines, spirits, lower-sugar sodas, tonics and infusions.

Club Soda is the UK's Mindful Drinking Movement, committed to creating a world in which people drink more mindfully and live well. The organisation supports individuals to: 

Change their drinking habits by cutting down, taking a break or stopping for good

Choose better alcohol-free drinks by discovering the best low and no alcohol brands

Connect with others through online communities, and events like the Mindful Drinking Festival

The boom in low and no alcohol drinks has been fuelled by the 25 million people in the UK changing their drinking habits. 

Not happy to put-up with a compromise drink when at home or going out, mindful drinkers of all kinds are reaching for the new wave of alcohol-free beers, spirits, wines and craft sodas. 

Club Soda founder Laura Willoughby MBE, said: 

"A festival in Brighton has been a long-time in the planning. We are so glad this is our first big event after Covid. 

"You don't have to be alcohol-free come along, you may just want to swap out a few alcoholic drinks for something a bit healthier. 

"So, whether you're going sugar-free, on a fitness regime, drinking more mindfully, or going alcohol-free, we think you will find something to hit the spot."

Mindful Drinking Festival at The Open Market, Brighton, on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10 July 2022. CLICK HERE for info.

by: Mike Cobley


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