Alnwick Food Festival 2018
Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd of September
The countdown has begun
Exhibitors can register by following this link
New Sponsor announced for 2018 Food Festival
Motorcare Ford in Alnwick will be the main sponsor of the Alnwick Food Festival on 22nd and 23rd September 2018
“Ford Motorcare Alnwick are delighted to sponsor this year’s Alnwick Food Festival,” says Bryan Easton, Managing Director. “It’s one of the big calendar event dates for the town that everyone looks forward to, bringing people together to celebrate some great food and produce along with amazing entertainment to provide great fun that everyone can come along and enjoy.
“I think it’s important to support these events. Running a local business myself I know how important it is promote our local services and this is an excellent way to showcase what our local community has to offer.
“I know the event draws in tens of thousands of visitors and provides revenue for our local business’s so hope it long continues past the 13 year mark it now sits on.”
“We are delighted to have the support of Motorcare Ford in Alnwick for this year’s event,” adds Philip Angier, Food Festival Chair. “One of our priorities remains to showcase and celebrate the talents and enterprise of our food producers in Northumberland and the region. It’s especially fitting to have sponsorship from a business based in the town.
“We’ve an exciting mix of exhibitors booked for the week-end – familiar faces and some coming to Alnwick for the first time. Experiences not to be missed at this year’s event are the Mussel Pot (serving fresh mussels with crusty bread) and Corbridge-based Harper’s Exotic BBQ who promise burgers in a variety of exotic flavours including venison, buffalo and kangaroo!”
Graham Harper, the chef behind this unusual menu says, ”It’s called the Exotic BBQ. Please be careful not to mis-spell it! I offer burgers with flavours far flung places. Whether you’re a regular at Alnwick Food Festival or it’s yours first time, let your taste buds travel and try a Kangaroo or a Buffalo Burger.”
More details of this year’s Festival will be posted here over the coming weeks