Experience Culinary Excellence at the Cheltenham Food & Drink Festival 2024

June 11, 2024

Experience Culinary Excellence at the Cheltenham Food & Drink Festival 2024

The Cheltenham Food & Drink Festival is back, and this year promises to be more spectacular than ever! Mark your calendars for June 21st to 23rd and prepare for a weekend filled with culinary delights, top-tier beverages, and an atmosphere buzzing with excitement. Nestled in the heart of the Cotswolds, this annual festival has grown to become a premier event for food and drink enthusiasts, showcasing the best the UK has to offer.

Celebrating 16 Years of Culinary Mastery

Over the past 16 years, the Cheltenham Food & Drink Festival has earned a stellar reputation for featuring some of the most talented chefs and wine experts in the UK. This year, the tradition continues with a lineup that promises to dazzle and delight. 

Expect live cooking demonstrations that not only showcase exquisite dishes but also offer insights into the techniques and creativity that define modern gastronomy. Whether you're an aspiring home cook or a seasoned foodie, there's something to learn and savour at every turn.

A Spotlight on Local Talent

While the festival attracts big names from across the UK, it also shines a light on the incredible talent found right here in the Cotswolds. Local chefs, known for their innovative approaches and commitment to using fresh, local ingredients, will take the stage to share their culinary prowess. This blend of national and local talent ensures a diverse and enriching experience, celebrating both the rich heritage and the dynamic future of British cuisine.

Features for 2024

The Cheltenham Food & Drink Festival 2024 promises an all-encompassing experience with a variety of engaging features. Attendees can enjoy free wine talks and tastings, chef cooking demonstrations, and a select drinks experience, offering a deep dive into the world of fine beverages. The festival atmosphere will be vibrant with street theatre and live music, providing continuous entertainment. Families will appreciate the dedicated children's entertainment, ensuring fun for all ages. BBQ enthusiasts can look forward to the Weber BBQ Grill Stage and the Cotswolds BBQ Competition, showcasing grilling excellence. With such a diverse array of activities, this all-inclusive ticket promises a day filled with flavour, entertainment, and shared moments.

A Feast for the Senses

The Cheltenham Food & Drink Festival is more than just an event; it's an immersive experience that celebrates the joy of good food and drink. Stroll through the picturesque Montpellier Gardens, where a variety of stalls will offer delicious samples and unique products to purchase. 

Live music and entertainment add to the festive atmosphere, making it a perfect day out for families and friends. Whether you're indulging in a sumptuous meal, discovering a new favourite wine, or simply enjoying the vibrant ambiance, the festival promises a weekend to remember.

The Info

Dates & Times: Friday 21st June 12pm-7pm; Saturday 22nd June 10am-7pm; Sunday 23rd June 10am-5pm.

Location: Montpellier Gardens, Montpellier Walk. Cheltenham GL50 1SD

Get your tickets now and prepare for a gastronomic adventure that will tantalise your taste buds and inspire your culinary passions. We look forward to welcoming you to the Cheltenham Food & Drink Festival 2024!

Find out more about other upcoming food festivals in the Cotswolds here!