food_festivals_uK_2018

We'd love to meet you, come and visit us at any of these food festivals in 2018

10th - 11th March

Bowhouse Food Weekend Fife

Bowhouse, the most exciting addition to the Scottish food and drink scene, holds food and drink markets through the year, of which Bowhouse Food Weekend is one. This is an occasional market – an opportunity to see, discuss, taste and buy the best Scottish food and drink made in the East Neuk of Fife and beyond.


21st & 22nd April

Fes-Tea-Val 2018

Fes-Tea-Val 2018 will take place to celebrate National Tea Day. Taking place in the heart of West London at Chiswick House & Gardens there is no better way to celebrate National Tea Day 2018. Filled with tea tastings, snacks galore, mixology classes, afternoon tea etiquette lessons, celebrity baking masterclasses and for the first time the award winning Great Taste Artizan food market will be joining us!


5th - 7th May

Brighton Food Festival

Watch Michelin star chefs and MasterChef winners cooking their favourite recipes and giving you top tips.Taste new flavours at the artisan food market (thats where we'll be). Enjoy baking with Great British Bake Off winners and top chocolatiers. Feast on Street Food from around the world. Join champagne, wine, beer and cocktail masterclasses Try signature dishes from a selection of top restaurants.


11th - 13th May

Bristol Food Festival

Foodies Festival, the UK’s biggest food festival, returns to Bristol Durham Downs over the weekend of 11th, 12th & 13th May. A celebration of food and drink, returning with a mouth-watering summer series of events throughout the country, which this year includes the launch of a brand new Musicians Against Homelessness music stage and extended opening times. Book now to see Headliners DODGY, THE HOOSIERS and TOPLOADER playing live at Bristol Foodies Festival!


17th - 20th May

Pub in the Park Marlow

Tom Kerridge presents Pub in the Park, a laid-back celebration of the very best food, drink and music. Tom will be hosting two very special pop-up versions of his pubs, The Hand & Flowers and The Coach, giving you the chance to sample the food that makes The Hand & Flowers the only pub in the UK to be awarded two stars in the Michelin Guide.


Foodies Festival London Syon Park

26th - 28th May

Foodies Festival, the UK’s biggest celebration of food and drink, returns with a mouth-watering summer series of events throughout the country, which this year includes the launch of a brand new Musicians Against Homelessness music stage and extended opening times. Book now to see Headliners TOPLOADER and THE HOOSIERSplaying live at Syon Park Foodies Festival!


31st - 3rd June

Eat & Drink Festival Glasgow

Eat & Drink Festival Scotland is BACK! At the SEC Glasgow from 31st May to 3rd June. Following a fabulous first year we are back with even more mouth-watering Food and Drink from the very best local producers. Celebrating the exciting trends in modern cuisine, mixology & street food, you won’t want to miss Eat & Drink Festival Scotland.


8th - 10th June

Pub in the Park Bath

Tom Kerridge's food and music festival, Pub in the Park, is coming to Bath! 2018 will see the laid-back summer celebration coming to Royal Victoria Park from 8 – 10 June 2018 after its sell-out debut last year in Marlow. You can expect cracking music from household names including Razorlight, Tom Odell, Sophie Ellis and more.


14th - 17th June

BBC Good Food NEC Birmingham

The biggest summer food festival to hit the Midlands! Packed with seasonal produce, ideas for al-fresco entertaining, the UK’s top chefs cooking up fresh recipes live on stage, and Pimms and picnics galore. Providing a variety of seed to plate inspiration, a vast range of grow your own ingredients and plenty of ideas to get your garden entertaining-ready!


House & Garden Spirit of Summer Olympia

20th - 24th June

Spirit of Summer offers an eclectic mix of independent boutiques and designer makers selected by House & Garden. It will host the best in lifestyle, summer accessories, fashion, jewellery and children’s clothing, as well as original gifts and a collection of the country’s finest artisan food and drink. 


3rd - 5th August

Foodies Festival Edinburgh Inverleith Park

Back by popular demand, Foodies Festival, the UK’s biggest celebration of food and drink, returns with a mouth-watering summer series of events throughout the country, which this year includes the launch of a brand new Musicians Against Homelessness music stage and extended opening times. Book now to see Headliners THE HOOSIERSand TOPLOADER playing live at Edinburgh Foodies Festival!


11th - 12th August

Bowhouse Food Weekend Fife

Come and meet the farmers and makers; taste and buy their produce. We hope you will join us to sample and buy the best  Scottish food, drink and related produce at the next market -  an opportunity to see, discuss, taste and buy food and drink made in the East Neuk of Fife and beyond.


25th - 27th August

BBC Good Food Hampton Court

For three fabulous days over the August Bank Holiday weekend, Hampton Court Palace hosts BBC Good Food's FEAST. Enjoy and discover a great selection of delicious artisan producers, a stellar line up of cooks and chefs, fabulous entertainment, family fun and great, live music. All set within the backdrop and grounds of the stunning Hampton Court Palace. Feast your taste buds in the palace gardens before exploring the magnificent palace.


7th - 9th September

BBC Good Food Tower of London

The famous dry moat will once again be transformed for the first time ever into a food and drink experience like no other - with live demonstrations from some of the UK's top chefs and experts, the city's best street food vendors, on trend pop-up restaurants, hands-on masterclasses, artisan shopping, live buskers and entertainment. It was a unique event not to be missed.


18th September

Universal Cookery & Food Festival Worcester

This small team of chefs and established event management company dared to take on the challenge of creating this one-of-a-kind event. We give chefs the chance to get out of the kitchen and rub shoulders with farmers, foragers and growers as well as suppliers, industry insiders and, of course, other chefs. The team work to ensure that the festival ticks all of the boxes for being full of learning, inspiration and sharing ideas, all in a relaxed, rural and outdoor environment (come rain or shine).


29 - 30th September

Thame Food Festival

Now celebrating its 11th annual event, the Thame Food Festival brings together a fantastic line up of traders, farmers, growers, producers, chefs, experts and local retailers to provide visitors with an all-encompassing experience of food and drink in the Oxfordshire area.


19th - 21st October

BBC Good Food Glasgow

A Great show that highlights the very best of Scotland’s cuisine, featuring top Scottish chefs alongside all your favourite TV cooks, bakers and experts, authentic local produce from across the UK and specialities from regions including Perthshire, East Lothian and the Highlands, plus Pop-Ups of some of Glasgow’s best restaurants.


29th - 4th November

Spirit of Christmas

Enjoy a truly unique shopping experience at the home of Christmas shopping... Seven glorious days of stylish shopping; it’s the biggest Christmas market you will find in London – visit Spirit of Christmas Fair in association with House & Garden, Olympia London. Presenting a curated collection of 750 independent boutiques and designer makers, it’s the perfect place to shop, dine and socialise in style.  


10th - 11th November

Bowhouse Food Weekend Fife

Come and meet the farmers and makers; taste and buy their produce. We hope you will join us to sample our seasoning and buy the best Scottish food, drink and related produce at the next market on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th November, 10am–4pm.


15th - 18th November

Taste of London Festive Edition

Taste of London: The Festive Edition is the perfect way to kick off the Christmas season in style. Between 15 – 18 November 2018 East London’s stunning Tobacco Dock will be transformed into a foodie wonderland brimming with London’s tastiest food, festive tipples, a fantastic chef line-up, loads of masterclasses to get involved with and all the shopping you need to get set for the Christmas season.


23rd - 25th November

Edinburgh Foodies Christmas Festival 

 A three-day festive food extravaganza including producers' market, tastings, demonstrations, a wine and champagne village and over 150 stalls selling the best local seasonal produce. Taste Champagne, wine, beer, gin & whisky in the masterclasses. New ’12 Christmas Top Tip’ festive masterclasses. Relax at the Mulled Wine and Champagne Ski Bar. Plus Showstopper Bakes in the Cake & Bake.


29th - 2nd December

BBC Good Food Winter NEC Birmingham

The Birmingham winter Show brings together the UK’s greatest chefs and experts, plenty of festive shopping and inspiration, exciting live entertainment in our unique Big Kitchen and on numerous stages across the Show. Plus the widest variety of food, drink and cookery products from over 450 exhibitors, including great brands and a vast range of independent and artisan producers. It's the biggest and tastiest day out in the UK!


7th - 9th December

BBC Festive Feast at Hampton Court Palace

BBC Good Food’s Festive FEAST is the perfect start to your seasonal celebrations. You could stock up on treats in time for Christmas from artisan producers and pick up great gifts for food lovers. Enjoy entertainment, sing-along carols and festive classics from local choirs, plus be inspired in live cookery demonstrations in the FEAST Kitchen. You could also experience the wonders of this historic royal palace as part of a delicious day out…


7th - 9th December

Bowhouse Christmas Weekend Fife

Bowhouse, the most exciting addition to the Scottish food and drink scene, is holding its second Christmas food weekend providing an opportunity to see, discuss, taste and buy the best local food and drink made in Fife and beyond. Free to attend, the unique indoor event promises a vibrant atmosphere with live music, a dedicated street food area and a line up of some of Scotland’s very best food and drink producers in the covered market area.