Exeter Festival of South West Food and Drink 2019

Northernhay Gardens and Exeter Castle, Nr High Street, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3PU

Tel: 01392 278801

Exeter Food Festival (c) Jan Penny


The award-winning Exeter Festival of South West Food and Drink returns for its 16th consecutive year on the May Day Bank Holiday, from Saturday 4th to Monday 6th May 2019.

A firm fixture on the food festival calendar, the event is held in the scenic grounds of Exeter Castle Courtyard and Northernhay Gardens. From celebrity chefs and producers to workshops and live music, expect a long weekend of foodie indulgence and food-themed activities for the whole family.

Attracting around 20,000 visitors, this three-day festival offers exceptional food and drink produced in the South West, alongside cookery demonstrations, workshop activities and the chance to meet producers and chefs, with over 100 exhibitors in two large food and drink pavilions.

For more information and the programme as  it becomes available or to buy tickets visit: www.exeterfoodanddrinkfestival.co.uk

Exeter Festival of South West Food & Drink is a not for profit event.   


Twitter:                @ExeterFoodFest            

Facebook:           www.facebook.com/exeterfoodfest       

Instagram:          exeterfoodfestival

Guide Prices

See event description



Public Transport Directions

You are advised to use the park and ride services into the City Centre.  There is no specific festival parking, although there are several public car parks close by. 



  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Celebrity connection
  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Event
  • Outdoor Event

Parking & Transport

  • On Bus Route - Located a short walk from main bus stops in Queen Street and High Street
  • Parking (charge) - Please use nearby public car parks.

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given

Opening Times

Exeter Festival of South West Food and Drink 2019 (4 May 2019 - 6 May 2019)

* For opening times see festival website or event description

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