CROWN INN, Oakengates

Welcome to the temporary web page for the Crown Inn. We aim to provide you with the best drinking experience, being a regular entry in CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide and a Cask Marque accredited pub. We have served some 17,000 different cask ales in the last 24 years but also offer a great range of spirits, wines, soft drinks and bottled beers from around the world.

FORTHCOMING EVENTS

Thur, 8th Aug     Part of our “Summer Solo” season, it’s a pleasure to welcome back Claire L. Shaw, a great guitarist and singer, who introduces us to some of her own compositions and some old favourites too.  She’ll be playing outdoors in the courtyard, weather permitting.

Sun, 11th Aug     Enjoy the Magnificent Seven Crew entertaining your afternoon in the Courtyard with another “On the Record” session.  You can also bring your disks down to share with the crowd.

Wed, 14th Aug    On Wednesdays, Telford Acoustic Club meets to play music from 8.30pm.  Come along to see them or to join in!

Thur, 15th Aug   Part of our “Summer Solo” season, it’s a pleasure to welcome back Nikki Rous – A truly exceptional singer / songwriter, very difficult to categorise, so you’ll just have to come and decide for yourself!  She’ll be playing outdoors in the courtyard, weather permitting.

Wed, 21st Aug    On Wednesdays, Telford Acoustic Club meets to play music from 8.30pm.  Come along to see them or to join in!

23rd – 26th Aug    It’s a Bank Holiday Weekend, so don’t forget we’re open all day!

    including….

Sat, 24th Aug      The Rugby League Challenge Cup Final live on T.V. from 3p.m.

Sun, 25th Aug     Bank Holiday Quiz Night – Oakengates’ General Knowledge Quiz with cash prizes costs £1 per person to enter and starts at 8.30 p.m.

Wed, 28th Aug    On Wednesdays, Telford Acoustic Club meets to play music from 8.30pm.  Come along to see them or to join in!

Thur, 29th Aug   Open Mic Night hosted by Howard Bell & Clare Bennett.  Do you want to be a SuperStar or are you just pop-idle?  This is your chance to get 15 minutes of fame in front of a live audience at Shropshire’s longest-established Open Mic event, where we’re proud to support Community Music!!  Contact crownopenmic@gmail.com

Fri, 30th Aug to Sun, 1st Sept

Railway Beer Weekend – To co-incide with the huge Model Railway Exhibition at the Exhibition Centre this weekend, we aim to feature a range of beers with a railway theme. 

Wed, 4th Sept    On Wednesdays, Telford Acoustic Club meets to play music from 8.30pm.  Come along to see them or to join in!

Thur, 5th Sept       Royal British Legion’s “Beer & Banter” session for retired ex-Service men & women meets here 2 – 4p.m. for a pint & a chin-wag.