Shaftesbury Food & Drink Festival 2020
Note this New Date of 4th October replaces the original date of 3rd May.
A great day out every year welcoming around 9000 visitors in 2019 with an overwhelming number of street food Artisan Food Real Ale & Cider Crafts and vintage stalls.
This event is now in its 9th year welcoming Artisan traders and producers from all around the region. Every type of local and international food you can think of as well as demonstrations from top chefs. We also have several Artisan Craft & Vintage stalls to add another dimension.
The event also features the famous Gold Hill Cheese run with relayed teams rolling a cheese round up the cobbled Gold Hill – Shaftesburys Iconic cobbled street which has featured in International Advertising including brands such as Hovis & Wheatabix. The Hill has also featured in the earlier production of the film “Far from the Madding Crowd”.
The 2020 event promises to be bigger and better than before and an event that usually enjoys good weather and even on the rare occasion of wet weather the crowds still turn out.