Autumn UK Food Festivals

We’ve put together a selection of Autumn UK food festivals to watch out for that you may not know about. Feel free to leave us a comment below about these festivals or perhaps let us know of a great food festival that you think should be on the list!

Ludlow Food Festival
September 13th-15th 2013

A ‘feast’ of a festival that started in 1995 that promises hands-on workshops, great food, food testing, children’s cookery, coffee masterclasses and more. It will host more than 150 local food and drink producers.

Stratford Food Fest
September 14th & 15th 2013

This is the eighth annual Stratford Food Festival, which is now held at the Stratford Racecourse. The festival has cookery and demonstration theatres and stages with workshops and entertainment. There is also many local exhibitors.
Abergavenny Food Festival
September 21st & 22nd 2013

A well established food festival in Wales, now in it’s 15th year with about 200 exhibitors. According to their website, as well as Welsh exhibitors they are having exhibitors all the way from Barcelona!

Mold Food Festival
September 21st & 22nd 2013

Mold Food Festival has everything from celebrity chefs to foodie workshops. That’s right Graham Tinsley, Rosemary Shrager and Brian Mellor will be attending to compete against local chefs.

Narberth Food Festival
September 28th & 29th 2013

Another food festival in Wales, this time in Narberth. Expect everything from taste and talk theatres to cookery demonstrations and an amazing list of local food producers in attendance.
Thame Food Festival
September 28th 2013

The Thame Food Festival in Oxfordshire with some impressive sponsors and celebrity chefs is now in it’s 6th year. This one day festival hosts many of Oxfordshire’s finest local food and drink producers as well as providing top entertainment for all the family.

York Food Festival
September 20th-29th 2013

York Food Festivals boasts guest food markets, local Yorkshire food and drink producers and even demonstrations about food and science.

Burnham on Sea Food Festival
September 28th 2013

This Somerset Food Festival has food demonstrations, competitions and workshops. Exhibitors include some of Somerset’s finest food and drinks producers.

Sheffield Food Festival
September 20th-22th 2013

With food masterclasses, competitions, festival markets and popup restaurants. This festival looks really interesting and a great to support local food.
Dartmouth Food Festival
October 25th-27th 2013

Quoted as being ‘The Best Small Food Festival in Britain’ Dartmouth food festival has some great chefs attending this years 10th anniversary. Along with a huge selection of food and drink exhibitors.

Arundel Food Festival
October 19th-20th 2013

This West Sussex food festival is in the spirit of most supporting local farmers and produce. This festival seems to hold a good message of caring for the climate and celebrating local businesses.

Cowbridge Food & Drink
October 26th-27th 2013

An awarding winning festival in Cowbridge Wales which has some big sponsors and looks very established indeed. With masses of local exhibitors and things to see and do this looks like a must visit festival for everyone.

Broadstairs Food Festival
October 4th 5th and 6th 2013

with more than 100 stalls, kitchen theatre, pop-up restaurant and children’s food workshops this food festival in Kent has it all.

The Edible Market Food Festival

12th October 2013 10am – 5pm at UK Centre for Carnival Arts, Luton, Bedfordshire.

The Edible Market Food Festival is a celebration of everything that is right
with food – a culinary inspiration for food lovers with all the right
ingredients for a great day out.