Salisbury Food and Drink Festival

We are excited for the return of Salisbury Food and Drink Festival on Sunday 29 September!SCC Food Drink Festival 2019 Flyer Final 1 The event will open at 10am and close at 4pm in The Guildhall, Market Place and Guildhall Square.

We are delighted to announce that celebrity chefs Nick Nairn, Paul Rankin and Sean Wilson will be doing FREE live food demos in the demo marquee - Book your spaces below!

The event will host a large variety of local food vendors and stalls in the Market Place and Guildhall Square as well as tasty tipples from the fantastic bars in the Market Place.

There will also be fab street entertainers and live music throughout the day from Marina E, Just Because, Evolution Pop Choir, Cam & Nichole, The Duskers and Off the Cuff.

In the Guildhall there will be fantastic demos and tastings from Vaughan’s Kitchen, Winchester Distillery, Stone Circle Mead Company and Charter 1227. Plus ABC Cook are doing exciting cookery workshops for kids in the Market Place.

Celebrity chef, cookery school owner and TV presenter Nick Nairn!Nick Nairn 1

Nick Nairn’s television career began on Ready Steady Cook which launched him as a household name in 1995.  Nick is now a regular presenter on Landward, a guest on BBC 1’s The One Show and Saturday Kitchen, and James Martin’s Saturday Morning on ITV. Now, he owns, teaches at and bases his business at the acclaimed Nick Nairn Cook School. Foodies will enjoy his relaxed demo and pick up lots of tips and techniques!

Book your FREE ticket to see the cookery demo with Nick Nairn at 11am here
Book your FREE ticket to see the cookery demo with Nick Nairn at 2pm here

Ready Steady Cook and Saturday Kitchen star Paul Rankin!Paul Rankin Kitchen 1 2

Chef Paul Rankin who changed the face of culinary Northern Ireland when he opened Roscoff, is best known for being one of the longest standing and most successful chefs on Ready Steady Cook and has appeared in Paul and Nick’s Big Food Trip, with fellow chef Nick Nairn. He has also appeared on Step up to the Plate (BBC1), Local Food Heroes (UKTV), Ten Mile Menu (ITV1), and Paul regularly appears as a guest chef on Saturday Kitchen (BBC1).

Book your FREE ticket to see the cookery demo with Paul Rankin at 10am here
Book your FREE ticket to see the cookery demo with Paul Rankin at 1pm here

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Coronation Street actor and celebrity chef, Sean Wilson!

Sean Wilson is best known for his 21 years starring in national flagship soap opera, Coronation Street.

Since 2005, Sean has followed his passion into the word of food and cheese, where has created his own range of multi-award winning Lancashire cheeses and worked in Michelin star restaurants.

Sean’s Saddleworth Cheese Company makes six artisanal cheeses, with provenance as their byword, celebrating Lancashire. All have been British Cheese Award favourites with Gold medals both nationally and internationally.

Book your FREE ticket to see the cookery demo with Sean Wilson at 12pm here
Book your FREE ticket to see the cookery demo with Sean Wilson at 3pm here


Apply to be a food/drink stall holder

Please see pitch fees below
10ft x 10ft (3m x 3m) - £50 (without a gazebo provided)
10ft x 10ft (3m x 3m) - £60 (with a gazebo provided)
20ft x 10ft (6m x 3m) - £85 (without a gazebo provided)
20ft x 10 ft (6m x 3m) - £95 (with a gazebo provided)

To apply to be a food/drink stall holder at Salisbury Food and Drink Festival, please complete the application below:
Download Application

Apply for a Stall online

Apply to be a food/drink vendor 

Please see pitch fees below
10ft x 10ft (3m x 3m) - £85
15ft x 10 ft (4.5m x 3m) - £120
20ft x 10ft (6m x 3m) - £150

To apply to be a food/drink vendor at Salisbury Food and Drink Festival, please complete the application below:
Download Application

Apply as a Food Vendor online

Closing date for applications is Friday 16 August

See below for some great pictures of last year's event:

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