There were no new dates from the organiser last two years, but we will update this page when/If the festival is back.
About the festival
This event occurs each year in the courtyard of Exeter Castle, in the town centre.
It’s three days of fun, starting with after-dark party nights and continuing with the region’s best food and drink festival.
It’s a famous festival, and the number of visitors supports this.
20.000 who are coming to see national TV celebrities and learn a bit more about the cooking skills and the best dishes of the region – are the best confirmations of the importance and popularity of the festival.
The infrastructure and creativity are outstanding.
Festival Bar, Cookery Theatre and stalls serving delicious food all day long – are what you can expect in the Exeter Castle Courtyard.
Additional two large food pavilions and outdoor catering stalls with 100 individual producers in the Northerhay Gardens make the fun even bigger and more enjoyable.
Many things to see and taste packed into the enormous fun for every person who decides to visit the Exeter food festival.
This celebration of rich food culture every year brings producers and visitors closer.
There’s no better way to share great stories and time than by tasting delicious food and drinks.
At Exeter Food Festival, you’ll have the opportunity to see celebrity chefs doing what they’re best at – preparing tasteful food for the festival visitors.
Food is growing up to be an essential part of our lives.
Healthy eating and awareness of the importance of food in daily routines are reasons to check out Exeter’s food festival.
And what’s important, all this comes entertainingly.
Spend a great time in Exeter, and enjoy the region’s best local products!
Places to stay
One of the best hotels is Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel. An elegant hotel right in the centre with an excellent restaurant.
There are many other lovely guesthouses and smaller hotels, so you should easily find something for your taste.