Cheshire Food Festival does Christmas, Arley Hall & Gardens, 7-8th December 2013
PUBLISHED: 21:20 19 November 2013 | UPDATED: 21:20 19 November 2013
Christmas Food Festival hosted at the stunning Arley Hall & Gardens Hosts This DEC 7-8th.
After the success of the summer Cheshire Food Festival at Arley Hall, where 8,000 foodies enjoyed the event, the team from the festival are back, doing their Christmas Food Festival ‘Cheshire Food Festival does Christmas’ On Saturday 7th December & Sunday 8th December at the spectacular Arley Hall & Gardens, near Warrington.
All the favourites from the summer will be there, top local producers, flavoursome hot food, real ale bars, chef demos, ‘Kids Kitchen’, children’s cookery lessons, Men V’s Food, Cake Competitions and live music, added to the mix will of course be a Santa’s grotto, a children’s craft work shop, some great gift stalls and of course some mulled wine, all making for a lovely Christmas foodie, family day out.
The Cheshire Food Festival has attracted lots of producers showcasing the best in local, seasonal and speciality food and drink. It’s a great opportunity to get a real taste of the best of Cheshire produce - sample, enjoy and buy. After you’ve done your foodie and gift shopping, sit down and enjoy the live choirs and bands while enjoying tasty hot food, or perhaps a cocktail or two!
Why not get involved this year? Fancy yourself as the next Paul Hollywood? Well join in our cake competition, the Christmas categories are Yule Log and Best Mince Pie – enter online today! Baking not your thing? How about tasting and judging the cakes?! Judging is open to members of the public so you could be scoring some of the tastiest cakes in the North West! There is also, the now famous ‘Men V Food’ Challenge, which is back but with a Christmas slant - are you brave enough to enter? Can you beat all comers to the illustrious Christmas Food Festival Champion Title? Take on the food eating challenge, be the first man (or women!) to finish and the glory is yours!
For those who fancy a more relaxing day out sit back and enjoy a chef demo talk, learn about local artisan produce, or just chilli out – put your gloves on and sit out for the day enjoying great food and drink, with live music in beautiful, and festive surroundings. Oh and don’t worry lots of the event is under cover so come rain or shine we’ll have a good time.
Arley Hall & Gardens, Nr Northwich, Cheshire CW9 6NA
£6 entry, under 5’s are free. 5-12 £1. Tickets available via the website or on the door.
For tickets and more info see www.christmasfoodfestival.