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Our Bury St Edmunds Food & Drink Festival

August 30 - August 31

Our Bury St Edmunds Food & Drink Festival © Rob Holding

Bury St Edmunds’ food festival is returning to the medieval Suffolk market town in August. Our Bury St Edmunds Food & Drink Festival 2020 will be held over the August Bank Holiday weekend.

The foodie fest will include celebrity cookery demonstrations in addition to around 120 stalls for foodies to sample a wide range of local produce.

With an urban beach, farmers’ market, mini farm, punch and judy, and fairground rides, this is a Suffolk food and drink festival for all the family. Most of Bury St Edmunds restaurants, pubs and coffee shops will be open for the two-day food festival.

Our Bury St Edmunds Food & Drink Festival Highlights

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Celebrity chef Paul Rankin © Rob Holding

This year’s highlights include celebrity chefs Paul Rankin and Sean Wilson demonstrating their cookery skills at the Stoves Cookery Theatre.

Self-taught cook, Sean Wilson starred as Martin Platt on Coronation Street for 21 years before donning his apron to present the Great Northern Cookbook on Channel 5. He has won several awards for his outstanding cheeses.

Chef Paul Rankin will be famous to many a festival-goer for his appearances on Ready Steady Cook

In addition, leading chefs from Bury’s restaurants, including The Angel Hotel’s Eaterie, will keep the crowds entertained for free.

When is the Bury St Edmunds food festival?

It will be held on 30 and 31 August from 10am to 5pm.

Things to Do in Bury St Edmunds
St Edmundsbury Cathedral Things to do in Bury St Edmunds
St Edmundsbury Cathedral

From the Abbey of St Edmunds, which is celebrating its 1000th anniversary this year, to the last active Regency playhouse and smallest pub in Britain, there are plenty of things to do in Bury St Edmunds.

Other Bury St Edmunds Festivals

In addition to the Bury St Edmunds food festival, the town also holds the Bury St Edmunds Festival in May, and the Bury St Edmunds Christmas Fayre in November.


Hotels in Bury St Edmunds

The excellent, historic Angel Hotel on Angel Hill has rooms for £139 per night. Alternatively, fill in the form below for a range of hotels in town. Or check out what rooms there are in town here.


More information on the Our Bury St Edmunds Food & Drink Festival

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Cover image of Paul Rankin, credit Rob Holding.


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August 30
End:
August 31
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www.ourburystedmunds.com/foodanddrinkfestival

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Bury St Edmunds
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