Join us in our funky Big Top where our Celebrities serve up a fabulous mix of cooking and comedy!
Demonstrating this year are the hilarious Hairy Bikers on Saturday 23rd June and the lovely James Martin on Sunday 24th June. Don’t miss a session with our cheeky Chefs!
With such big names seats fill up fast, so make sure you get your tickets to enjoy one of these amazing sessions – who knew cooking could be so funny?
We love Food & Drink, so you can expect a huge range of amazing Food & Drink Exhibitors at our festival.
From artisan producers, to award winning brands and products there is something for everyone and with over 200 different exhibitors to visit, you will be spoilt for choice.
To make shopping a little bit easier we have created some unique area’s to help you find some culinary delights.
Get a flavour of some of our exhibitors who will be showcasing their delights for you!
We know kids love festivals as much as grown-ups do, but as parents too, we want you to save your pennies for you!
So our festival is packed full a lots of FREE activities for the kids to do!
They can take part in messy play, colouring in and sand art in the Kids Tent, plus look at and have their photos taken with the lovely Owls in our Birds of Prey area. There will be Cake Jar and Biscuit Icing workshops, where kids can have fun with flour and measure out their cakes to make at home or get arty with their biscuit decorating, we may find the next Mary Berry among them.
Plus, a petting farm, where they can visit our festival farm animals, or let them sit back and enjoy a good old fashioned Punch & Judy Show.
We know that kids love dancing too, so don’t forget to stop by the Entertainment to dance the afternoon away!
We'll be having a selection of interesting FREE Demo’s and Workshops at our festival!
Your taste buds will be tingling in our Tipple Tasting Tent marquee, where our experts will guide you through their amazing products!
Feeling crafty? Find your haven within our Makers Marquee for some crafty workshops and demonstrations including floristry workshops & cake painting demonstrations!
We have a whole host of entertainment for you to enjoy over the weekend. Join us in our Entertainment Star Shade on Saturday afternoon to see the amazing tribute acts and dance the afternoon away!
These fantastic acts will be supported throughout the weekend by a range of local bands. Our 2018 lineup will be announced nearer to the event.
Join us and make a weekend of it – you can stay with us at the East of England Arena! Our camping fields are located right next to our festival field and to make things really easy you can park near your pitch too! You can gain access to the campsite from 2pm until 8pm on Friday 22nd June 2018 and you must be offsite by 12pm on Monday 25th June 2018.
We have so much more happening over the weekend so make sure you stay so you don't miss a second of festival fun! Take a look at what we have in store:
- A pop-up restaurant in our VIP Teepee serving delicious grub from 6pm until 9pm each evening – more details and how to book coming soon.
- Live Music in the bar each evening.
- A Sunday night big Foodie Quiz.
- A Kids disco in our entertainment Star Shade on Saturday evening.
- A breakfast bar serving up a hearty breakfast opens from 7am until 9am each morning.