With less than 50 days until Christmas, it’s time to start hunting for stocking fillers and gourmet gifts for all your foodie friends. You can find some fantastic artisan treats at these winter food festivals, as well as celeb chef demos, street food, tastings and more. Tickets are on sale now – don’t miss out!
There’s lots to look forward to at this year’s BBC Good Food Show, from chef demos by Tom Kerridge and Michel Roux Jr to pop-up restaurants by Blue Elephant and Café Spice Namaste. You can get your cookbooks signed by Mary Berry and José Pizarro, relax in Craft Beer Corner, or try your hand at cocktail making. Tickets cost £23.50 and include entry to the Bakes & Cakes Show.
Visit Foodies Festival for a festive feast of top chefs, artisan producers, street food and food and drink masterclasses. Sample and shop from over 150 artisan producers in the Christmas Market, enjoy a glass of fizz at the Champagne Ski Bar, or make gingerbread men with the kids in the Elf Cookery School.