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The Yorkshire Dales Food & Drink Festival

Sample the very best of Yorkshire at the Yorkshire Dales Food & Drink Festival 2017

Taking place on Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd July at Funkirk Farm in Skipton, The Yorkshire Dales Food & Drink Festival offers a fantastic opportunity to sample the very best in local food, drink, fun and entertainment.

Featuring demonstrations by celebrity chefs John Torode and James Martin, this year’s festival is a wonderful day out the whole family will enjoy. There’ll be a huge range of stalls and suppliers selling delicious food, drinks and treats, from pork pies and curries, through to artisan coffee, sweets and luxury ice creams. A tempting selection of hot and cold food, drinks and snacks will also be available, including, pizza, curry and locally produced cider to name but a few.

The Yorkshire Dales Food & Drink Festival is a shopper’s paradise and with exhibitors selling everything from stylish kitchen equipment and gadgets, through to furniture, wine and liqueurs. There will also be a wide range of interesting demonstrations and workshops, including cocktail making, cider and wine tasting, cupcake making and flower arranging.

There are plenty of free activities for kids too, including a petting farm, biscuit decorating, Punch & Judy show, sand art and birds of prey. For a small fee kids can have their faces painted or enjoy the rides at the Festival’s vintage fun fair.

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So if you’re looking for a fun day out the whole family will love, why not pay a visit to The Yorkshire Dales Food and Drink Festival in Skipton? We’re just a short drive or bus ride from the festival so if you’re staying with us this weekend, a visit to the festival is a lovely way to enjoy the very best of Yorkshire food and drink against the gorgeous backdrop of the Yorkshire Dales countryside.

For further information on The Yorkshire Dales Food & Drink Festival or to book tickets, please visit their website.