july, 2018

21jul(jul 21)10:00 am22(jul 22)10:00 amThe Great British Food Festival

Event Details

The Great British Food Festival is coming to Knebworth on Saturday 21st July and Sunday 22nd July from 10am – 5pm each day (last admission 4pm).

In addition to a unique range of artisan food and drink stalls, there will be a great range of fun activities.

Chef Demos
There will be top chefs and bakers from TV comptetions and from the best local restaurants showing off their skills and making some wonderful dishes on stage. While cooking up a dish or two the chefs will be offering advice and tips to recreate your own perfect dishes.


Foraging Guided Walk
(£3.50 per person)

Suitable for all ages and abilities (including children), the foragers will take you on an easy stroll for you to discover the many varieties of garden plants and fungi that are edible, medicinal or which can even be used for cosmetic purposes.  Guided walks are around the festival site in a small group, lasting approximately 45minutes to 1hr.

Men V Food
(£5 per person – donated to charity)

There will be 3 challenges on the day, where a handful of visitors will be invited up on stage to to test their tummy’s limits. The entertaining commentator encourages audience participation, cheer on the contestants as they munch their way to potential victory.

FREE circus workshop for kids (big & little!!). Let them burn off a bit of energy & experience something totally different – learn to stilt walk, plate spin, unicycle & loads more!

FREE Kids Entertainment
Keep your little ones entertained with some brilliant Arty workshops, Treasure hunts, Giant bubble making, Drumming workshops, Food Olympics and a Children’s dog show!

Children’s Cookery Classes
(£3.50 per child)

These 30-40 min lessons are ideal for kids aged 3-12 years old. Get your children involved in some foodie fun, cooking classes perfect for little budding chefs. Best of all, you don’t need to clean up!

Live Music
There will be a range of live music, from stunning solo artists, delightful duets to full on party bands.

It’ll be a great foodie day out for the whole family.

Entrance to the The Great British Food Festival is included in the Knebworth Park and Gardens admission ticket making for a very good value day out.

Knebworth House has 28 acres of spectacular formal Gardens. Also, families can enjoy a visit to the Adventure Playground as well as the famous Dinosaur Trail and maze  in the Gardens.  Book your tickets online to save 10%  (advanced tickets are only available up to midnight on the day before your visit) Alternatively, purchase tickets on the day at the gate when you arrive. The show opens at 10.00 am each day. Children under 3 go free.

Well behaved dogs on leads are welcome in the Park and festival site but not in the House, Gardens, Fort Knebworth or food marquees.

Premium Tickets (22nd only)

Why not have Afternoon Tea at the barns? Entry to the Great British Food Festival, plus Knebworth Park & Gardens are included.
Prices: Adults £26, Children £14.50 (up to 13 years).
See the Afternoon Tea event page for more details: www.knebworthhouse.com/event/afternoon-tea-at-knebworth-barns

Please note: Knebworth House can be visited for a small additional supplement payable on the day.

For exhibitor enquiries, please contact the organiser directly.

For more information visit: greatbritishfoodfestival.com



21 (Saturday) 10:00 am - 22 (Sunday) 5:00 pm

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