What's on

Keep an eye on this section as we will be advertising events and promotions for you to partake and indulge in.  These could include meet the brewer (or distiller) or take a tailored trip around the myriad of amazing beers, ciders or gins without needing to move a muscle from the comfort of The Growling Shrew.


29th & 30th October 2021 - Beer Pairing Evening

We're teaming up again with Le Caveau Restaurant, Skipton to put on a great evening of amazing food and specially selected beers specifically chosen to compliment each individual course.

Contact Le Caveau to book a table: 01756 794274



Been & Gone...

7th February 2020 - Gins & Tins (Pop-up Bar)

This was our second evening where we're teaming up with the folks at Steep & Filter Coffee & Tea House. 14 Otley Street, Skipton to turn the space into a pop-up bar.  We'll be serving a selection of vegan-friendly & gluten-free beers, ciders and gins. Also, we had Cobble Kitchen with us making amazing food which went down an absolute treat.

14th December 2019 - Durham Brewery (Meet The Maker & Bar)

Durham Brewery made a special trip to spend the day with us, serving their beers on tap and having a great time amidst your Christmas shopping.  Samples were also flowing and many people took the opportunity to pick up a selection of gift boxed beers too.


12th December 2019 - Luxury Wreath Making

Rose Cottage Barn co-hosted a luxury wreath making night with us where we also served Gin & Tonics (or beer & cider dependent on your tastes).   Everyone took home an amazing wreath and we look forward to running this again in 2020.


1st December 2019 - Yorkshire Dales Distillery (Meet The Maker & Gin Bar)

Yorkshire Dales Distillery (Catterick) were with us in the shop serving their Gins as well as cocktails specially designed to complement their artisan offerings.


2nd November 2019 - Shindigger Brewery (Bar & Meet The Brewer)

Shindigger Brewery (Manchester) were with us in the shop.  We had their beers on draught as well as having a selection of their cans available to drink in as well as takeaway.


5th October 2019 - Brass Castle Brewery (Bar & Meet The Brewer)

Brass Castle Brewery were with us in the shop for the day.  We had their beers on draught as well as having a selection of their cans available to drink in as well as takeaway. Brass Castle proudly makes vegan, gluten-free beers.


20th September 2019 - Gins & Tins (Pop-up Bar)

We're teamed up with the folks at Steep & Filter, 14 Otley Street, Skipton and we took over! Turning the space into a pop-up bar serving amazing beers, ciders and G&T's.


31st August 2019 - Beer Pairing Evening

We teamed up with Le Caveau Restaurant, Skipton to put on this great evening of food and beer comprising of four courses with four beers.


24th August 2019 - Meet The Distiller

Sing Gin from Kettlesing, Harrogate joined us for the afternoon where you had the opportunity to talk gin and have a G&T with us. We were pleased to announce that we were licensed for this event and you could enjoy for the first time a drink in the comfort of the shop.


13th August 2019 - Skipton Building Society (The Bailey)

We went off to The Skipton Building Society to offer the amazing staff an opportunity to buy a range of fantastic beers, ciders & gins from the comfort of their workplace.  Obviously no drinking during working hours, but nevertheless it was a great opportunity to pick up something for later.



We look forward to seeing you at our events