Welcome to the UKBG

Elevate Your Bartending Journey and Community Connection!

At UKBG, we believe in more than just honing your bartending skills – we’re here to foster a vibrant community where like-minded individuals can connect, learn, and grow together. Join us on a journey that not only elevates your craft but also enriches your professional network and sense of belonging.2

Discover Your Membership Benefits

Basic Membership
free subscription
Free

forever

Live Educational Events

Immerse yourself in real-time learning experiences with industry experts.

National Competitions

Showcase your talent on a national stage and make your mark in the bartending community.

Community Connection

Connect with fellow bartenders who share your passion for mixology and hospitality, fostering valuable relationships and collaborations.

Upgrade to Premium
for even more
£20

a year

Global Competitions

Enter to internationally renowned events like Mattoni in Prague,  the IBA European Bartenders Competition and many other.

Media Exposure
Gain recognition and exposure through media opportunities with leading industry publications. Benefit from media opportunities via our partner, Bar Magazine, showcasing your achievements and expertise to a wider audience.
Promotional Power

Share your activities with our audience through free monthly posts.

Trade Discounts
Access special pricing at affiliate bars and partner venues, saving you money on supplies and services. This includes the option to visit selected bars and receive a trade discount, enhancing your networking opportunities and industry knowledge.
Marketing Benefits for Bars
Drive business growth by offering exclusive benefits to your bartenders and accessing marketing support in return. We are eager to promote your business and success through our platform, under mutually beneficial conditions.
Access to Live Events and Recordings
Attend live events and access recordings for continuous learning on your own schedule.
Community Value
Join a supportive community dedicated to promoting education, collaboration, and the value of bartending within the wider community.

Terms and Conditions

  • Age Requirement: Membership with UKBG is available only to individuals who are at least 18 years old.
  • Membership Duration: Membership is valid for one year from the date of registration.
  • Benefit Updates: UKBG reserves the right to update or modify membership benefits and change the membership fee at any time, with or without prior notice.
  • Code of Conduct: Members are expected to adhere to the principles of NOLAN (Name, Origin, Legal, Age, Nurturing, Social Responsibility) in all interactions and activities related to UKBG membership. Misconduct or behavior deemed unsuitable to our trade principles may result in temporary or permanent expulsion from the membership, at the discretion of UKBG.

Principles of NOLAN

  • Name: Respect the identity and reputation of individuals and establishments.
  • Origin: Acknowledge and appreciate the cultural origins of beverages and traditions.
  • Legal: Comply with all laws and regulations governing the sale and consumption of alcoholic beverages.
  • Age: Uphold the legal drinking age requirements and promote responsible consumption.
  • Nurturing: Foster an environment of growth, support, and mentorship within the bartending community.
  • Social Responsibility: Advocate for responsible serving practices, community engagement, and sustainability initiatives within the industry.

Additional Requirements

Each membership benefit may be subject to specific terms and conditions, which will be communicated to members via email separately if applicable.

By becoming a member of UKBG, you agree to abide by these terms and conditions. Failure to comply may result in termination of membership.