What's on in May

Whether you're popping into the taproom or out and about around London, here is an update on what we've got going on in May. 



Friday 5th - DJs from 7.30pm

Orbit Beers Taproom 


Join us on the first Friday of May for a DJ set from Jamie Ormerod from 7.30pm. We'll also have our brand-new Rice Lager on tap!


Saturday 6th - Cue Point BBQ

Orbit Beers Taproom

Award-winning kitchen Cue Point LDN will be putting on their first BBQ of the summer for the big bank holiday weekend on 6th May.

Book a table and enjoy their special British /Afghan menu paired with Orbit's award-winning beers.


View the BBQ Menu & Find Out More


Thursday 11th - An Evening with Melissa Cole

Orbit Beers Taproom 

Join us at the taproom on Thursday 11th May for an evening with Certified Cicerone© and world-renowned beer writer Melissa Cole. Melissa’s passion in life is getting people to learn as little, or as much, as they want about what she considers the finest social lubricant known to humankind - beer!

Tickets are £10, or £17 including a copy of Melissa's book 'The Little Book of Lager' which features Orbit's award-winning Koln Lager Nico. Melissa will lead a tasting of beers which feature in the book and will be discussing her experiences of brewing, beer styles, tasting notes, and the perfect food pairings.

Book tickets via Eventbrite or at the bar


Friday 12th - Bring Your Own Vinyl

Orbit Beers


Our resident DJ will be in playing records all night long. Bring your vinyl along, get on the decks and play 20 minutes of your favourite tracks for a free pint!

2nd Friday of every month.

Sunday 14th - Urban Village Fete

Greenwich Peninsula


On 14th May, we will be serving your favourite Orbit Beers at Urban Village Fete - Greenwich Peninsula. Explore free workshops, talks and entertainment, eclectic local traders and spectacular street food in the sunshine. Bradley Zero & Mr Scruff will be headlining with a brilliant music line-up throughout the day.

Find Out More


Thursday 18th May - Orbit Beers Tap Takeover

Mason Arms, Battersea

 Join us in Battersea for an Orbit Tap Takeover at The Mason's Arms on Thursday 18th May, including our new Cue Point Pale Ale 3.9% hopped with Amarillo, Olicana, and Citra.


The Mason's Arms, Battersea, 169 Battersea Park Road, Battersea, London, SW8 4BT

Thursday 18th - Spoken Word/Poetry Night

Orbit Beers Taproom

 Get down to the taproom on Thursday 18th May for the next instalment of Poetry Open Mic Night. Share lyrics, poetry, and thoughts, with or without music in an inclusive, relaxed, and supportive space. Pop in and chat with Felix beforehand if you're keen to know more, or just come along on the night and find out.


Friday 19th - Seb Genovese in Session

Orbit Beers Taproom


On Friday 19th May we're hosting musician and composer Seb Genovese for an acoustic guitar set from 7.30pm. Free to attend, but book a table to avoid disappointment.


Book a Table


Saturday 20th - Independent Labels Market

Coal Drop Yard, Kings Cross



We are coming back to Coal Drops Yard in Kings Cross on the 20th of May!
Join us from 11am until 6.30pm for some amazing deals from the best indie labels. Includes limited editions, vinyl rarities, and test pressings as well as exclusive label and band merchandise.

Get yourself a pint of Orbit while you're browsing and let the finest indie labels soundtrack this spring event with DJ sets to celebrate the best of independent music. See you there!

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Thursday 25th - Hotpot DJ Set

Orbit Taproom

Join Don & Ian for a casserole of Rocksteady, Reggae and Ska on Thursday 25th May at the taproom. 


Friday 26th - Project 6 Festival

Brockwell Park 

Kicking off the festival weekend on Friday night at Brockwell Park is Project 6. We'll be there with London Brewer's Market, serving up Orbit summer specials and we can't wait for this line-up!

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Saturday 27th - Wide Awake Festival

Brockwell Park 

This year Wide Awake is on Saturday, with Caroline Polachek headlining, alongside the likes of Alex G, Osees, Oneohtrix Point Never, Daniel Avery, Shygirl and many more. Check out our announced line-up here with many more TBA.

Expect leftfield Indie, Post Punk, Electronica, Techno and more across a line-up you won’t find anywhere in London. Our line-up has an equal gender split and 2023 will see us work further on our sustainable ‘Positive Policy’, which was set up to change the way live music events affect our planet.

Environmentally conscious, socially aware and musical relevant, Wide Awake’s a party for people who care about music and more. Expect a musical melting pot of critically acclaimed sounds, with each day having its own identity and Orbit Beers will be in London Brewers Market serving up some of your festival favourites like Nico, Ivo, and Tzatziki Sour!


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Sunday 28th - X the Tracks Festival

Brockwell Park 


Cross The Tracks is a day festival that's about more than just music. It’s about community, culture, family, flavour, history and creating a space for all of our passengers to feel at home.

Try new flavours from a selection of London's hottest street food vendors, or share a mouth-watering craft beer from Orbit and other local breweries with a new festival-pal you picked up along the way – as you immerse yourself in the cutting edge of jazz, funk and soul.

A day packed full of adventure, find your festival-season look at one of the independent fashion boutique traders, soak up some knowledge in the panels and hands-on workshops or explore any of the 7 vibrant stages in the South London gem that is Brockwell Park.


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Monday 30th - City Splash Festival

Brockwell Park 

City Splash is on Monday 30th May and is a one-day festival bringing the hottest carnival vibes to South London with the biggest artists in Reggae, Dancehall, Afrobeats and more.

The City Splash mission is to help celebrate the impact and importance of Caribbean and African music on British culture. We're excited to be taking part and will be serving up fresh Orbit beers all day. See you there!


Find Out More


  Brockwell Park, Brockwell Park Gardens, London SE24 0NG


Saturdays - Orbit Taproom

Cue Point Brunch

Our residence chefs Cue Point LDN are starting up Saturday brunch 12-3pm. Incorporating their delicious smoked briskets along with lighter sweet treats, it's a great way to start your weekend alongside a Nico or Bloody Mary.



Sundays - Orbit Taproom

Pub Quiz & Cue Point Sunday Roasts

Every Sunday at the taproom you can take part in our Pub Quiz from 6pm for the chance to win a £60 bar tab, so be sure to get a table booked in!
Cue Point will also be serving roasts from midday. View the menu here.

 Keep an eye on our social channels for more event details, menu updates and where you can find our beers throughout the month.

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