Venue near Woolacombe hosts Beer Festival and Family Fun Day on Saturday.

THE Old Mill at Ossaborough near Woolacombe is laying on a feast of music, real ales and activities at its Beer Festival and family Fun Day on Saturday.

The event runs from midday until late and will feature four live acts, with local singer songwriter Sam Dowden, popular folk band Parcel of Rogues plus reggae supremos Lionstar and Jessica Rabbit.

There will be a variety of real ales from several local breweries as well as plenty to keep all ages entertained.

This includes a climbing wall, trampoline, bucking bronco, magician, barbecue and hog roast, while Ilfracombe Red Petticoats will put on a display of dancing at 2.30pm.

Minimum effort is required, with a free shuttle bus running from Woolacombe throughout the day from, the main bus stop opposite the beach entrance, stopping on request for the return leg if required.