Event gets underway this afternoon
Real ale enthusiasts will have a range of beers to sample if they head to the Villa Marina this weekend.
The Isle of Man Grand Beer Festival sees more than a hundred cask ales, craft beers and ciders on offer from today (FRIDAY) until Sunday (August 23).
Entertainment and food will also be provided as the organisers hope to attract as many as 2,500 people over the three days.
Chairman of the Beer Festival Committee Mike Priest says there's something for everyone: