(27th – 29th May 2023 Bank Holiday Weekend)
Put the dates in your diary – one of my favourite festivals – the Foodies Festival – returns at the end of this month, perfectly timed for the late May bank holiday weekend.
‘Gastro-Glastonbury’ comes to Isleworth
Known as ‘Gastro-Glastonbury’, the festival takes place at Syon Park. It features cooking demonstrations by top chefs from TV’s MasterChef, Great British Bake Off and Great British Menu, plus Michelin-starred chefs.
These include: Great British Bake Off 2022 winner, Syabira Yusoff, Young MasterChef 2023 champion, Keziah Dior, MasterChef: The Professionals champion, Steven Edwards, MasterChef champion, Dhruv Baker, Great British Bake Off finalist, Jurgen Krauss, and many more.
Musical Line up too
The musical feast has chart-topping Sophie Ellis-Bextor, platinum-selling festival favourites Scouting For Girls, singer and TV star, Fleur East, and Scottish singer-songwriter, Callum Beattie.
Chef Demonstrations and lots more
There’s a jam-packed schedule in the Chefs Theatre; Cake & Bake Theatre; the Cookbook Shop; The Kids Cookery School and Masterclasses in the Drinks Theatre. You can browse in the Shopping Village, meet local producers in the Artisan Market and taste exotic and new dishes. And there’ll be a fairground, children’s activities, and family-friendly areas.
And a Charity Link
For the fifth year running, the festival supports Musicians Against Homelessness (MAH) raising money for UK-wide homelessness charity Crisis. Day tickets from £3 (child) and £19 (adult) Weekend tickets from £38 (3-day)
DISCOUNT CODE FOR YOU! On sale now at www.foodiesfestival.com but I’ve a special 30% discount for you!
Use code FOODIES30