MAYFIELD SUSSEX HOP GIN MONTH
Join Mayfield Sussex Hop Gin throughout May in celebrating the MAYfield Sussex Hop Gin month...a month long celebration throughout the UK celebrating the anniversary of the birth of the recipe with a national programme of parties, culminating Mayfield Gin street and bar parties and to welcome Prince Harry & Meghan Markle and the bookies favourite title to be bestowed on the Royal couple...The Duke & Duchess of Sussex! The love is going to be shared all over the UK in May in the two weeks ahead of The Royal Wedding and after.
Mayfield Sussex Hop Gin is kicking off celebrations with the 'Royal Wedding Mayfield Merchandising Display' which will see venues across the UK claiming their FREE Mayfield Gin Royal Wedding Packs which they will use to create a Mayfield Gin Royal Wedding display.
WIN A CASE OF MAYFIELD GIN WITH THE ROYAL WEDDING COMPETITION
Venues taking part can request their free merchandising pack using the link on this page, which comes with Mayfield Gin bunting, drips mats, tent cards, stickers, a bag for life and fridge magnets. To enter the competition a photo must be taken of your display and uploaded to social media using #mayfieldgin. The winner will receive a case of Mayfield Sussex Hop Gin and the 3 runners up will receive a bottle each.
Activities are taking place throughout the whole of the UK with events and activities for everyone. See some of the highlights happening in the major parts of the UK:
> Sussex: The official launch street party is in Mayfield Village, Sunday Times village of the year 2017, on Saturday 12th May. This is the annual Mayfield Mayfair, where the village and visitors turn out for a day in historic costume and enjoy May Pole dancing, Morris dancing,. craft fair and the Mayfield Sussex Hop Gin bar...found in the high street serving passers by Mayfield Ubiquitous Sussex Gin & Tonics. 'A day at the races with Mayfield Sussex Hop Gin' at Plumpton Racecourse for Ladies Day, East Sussex on Sunday 13th May. The headline race 'The Mayfield Sussex Hop Gin Handicap Hurdle', with prize money of £12,000, the big race on Ladies Day and Mayfield Sussex Hop Gin hospitality bars around the iconic course. The celebrations carry on with the Mayfield Sussex Hop Gin Royal Wedding Street party on Saturday 19th May in Robertsbridge, close to Andrew Hoads hop farm, which grows Mayfield Gin's Sussex Hop botanical. Robertsbridge visitors are organising a community street party, with the George Inn hosting the festivities, visitors are very welcome! The main event, The Royal Wedding, on the 19th May, will be celebrated by over a 100 bars, pubs, merchants and local supermarkets in Sussex running Mayfield Sussex Hop Gin parties and tasting.
>> Midlands: Mayfield Sussex Hop Gin craft beer buddies, Charnwood Brewery are brewing their award winning IPA to be paired with Mayfield Gin as a Mayfield & Charnwood IPA cocktail throughout Leicesters local pubs and bars. Join one of the leading cocktail bars, 33 Cank Street on the 8th May for a trade only Mayfield Gin launch for regional bartenders. The general public won't be left out with a Royal Wedding official launch party happening on the 9th May at The Parcel Yard with Steamin Billy and a range of activity throughout the midlands with bars and pubs such as The Bottle Garden and leading retailers like 23 Wine & Whiskey to name but a few.
>> North: Newcastle is leading celebrations with Hotel Du Vin starting early on the 3rd May for a activity throughout the North. Bartenders are invited to a trade event at one of Newcastle's top cocktail bars, The Giraffe Lounge, to experience the new Mayfield Gin summer serve IPA/APA cocktail and to learn about the versatility and botanicals of Mayfield Gin. Public Mayfield Gin & Royal Wedding events will be taking place throughout the month across a number of the best pubs, bars, retailers and local supermarkets including Alvino's, Popolo and the Voodoo Café. Mayfield Sussex Hop Gin craft beer buddies, Box Social are joining the celebrations by brewing their own APA/IPA to pair with Mayfield Gin serves. Celebrations are also taking place in Leeds, Manchester, Liverpool and other major cities throughout the North.
>> London: Mayfield Gin has already gained an underground following amongst the East London bars, traditional home of London Brewing industry. A Royal Wedding Gin Trail will be launched shortly on www.mayfieldgin.com providing a fun and exciting glimpse into London's craft beer and cocktail scene, with traditional east-end London street parties taking place throughout the month...cor blimey guv'nor. Iconic London cocktail bar Quo Vadis are running throughout May, Mayfield Sussex Hop Gin as their featured Martini every Wednesday between 6pm-7pm. The Trading House, a hugely vibrant city bar near St. Pauls, famous for its craft beer cocktails, are running a Mayfield Gin cocktail menu from the 14th - 25th May. Michelin Star restaurant Pied A Terre will be serving Mayfield Gin cocktails in their newly opened second floor bar all throughout May too. The craft beer buddy in London is Hiver Brewery and they are hosting, on Wednesday 16th May, at their 'Hive' on London Bridge an invitation to a mixology masterclass for the trade in the afternoon and a public event in the evening.
>> Scotland: Scotland join in the celebrations with Mayfield Gin being the 'Gin of the month' throughout May at the top cocktail bars throughout Scotland, such as Di Maggio's chains: Chandon, Amarone, Café Analuz, Cardiz, Atlantic, Anchorline and The Citizen. Their flagship cocktail bar, which is hosting a VIP Royal Wedding party with live screen coverage, gin and Champagne cocktails being hosted by Mayfield Sussex Hop Gin and Moet & Chandon. Mayfield Gin will be supporting a wide array of events across Scotland's capital throughout May, partnering up with leading operators such as The Big Red Teapot bar group and winner of Scotland's best Gin Bar Award, 56 North to showcase the brand as part of the national launch campaign.
MAYFIELD GIN MONTH & THE ROYAL WEDDING INFORMATION
START: 1ST MAY
END: 31ST MAY
ROYAL WEDDING: 19TH MAY
Sorry all our merchandising packs have been claimed and the competition is now over. Check out some of our other upcoming competitions for the rest of 2018.