Welcome to Food Festival Finder
One of many interesting facts about the Whitstable Oyster Festival is that it dates back to Norman times and traditionally was a celebration of the previous year’s successful oyster harvest. In the festival’s days of yesteryear, local fishermen would attend a formal church ceremony before spending the rest of the day feasting on oysters, dancing and playing games.
The focus of today’s event – a week-long food festival – isn’t quite so firmly on this famously aphrodisiacal mollusc, but has widened to include a mind-boggling selection of activities.> Read more
The Yorkshire Dales Food and Drink Festival will return with a warm welcome this year. You only have to read the local newspapers or have a glance at their social media pages to realise how much this festival means to the community and those further afield. It will be, as always, a very special weekend.> Read more