Main Event 2018

The week of delicious food events around the town and surrounding area will take place from Sunday 10th June 2018, finishing with the Festival’s main event at Asker Meadows on Saturday 16th June when we join up with the Bridport Round Table Beer Festival.

If you are a local food or drink producer (living no more than 20 miles away from Bridport) and would like to exhibit.  Please email

Join the carnival atmosphere and a whole host of food and fun for all ages.
Open at 9.30 am  Food Festival closes at 5pm and the Beer Festival closes at 11pm

Entry is £3.50 for adults and FREE to children 16 years and under.  Advanced Tickets £3 from the Bridport TIC available mid May

Dogs on leads welcome!  Please note: Dogs are NOT permitted in the Food & Drink Producers Marquee 

Food Festival Week Events
Beer Festival
Directions to Askers’ Meadows

Local Producers’ Marquee

IMG_6180Saturday’s Festival is an opportunity to taste a range of delicious local produce and many tasty treats to take home.

In the lively Producers’ Marquee you’ll find the best food and drink from producers across the local area.
If you are a local food or drink producer (living no more than 15 miles away from Bridport) and would like to exhibit.  Please email

Alongside will be a wide range of hot food to go available from Friday evening, when the Beer Festival launches, and all day Saturday.

On offer in the Festival Tea Tent – sponsored by Leakers Bakery – is a refreshing cup of tea and a sit down.  Come and enjoy a delicious cream tea, scones and flapjacks, and the best cup of tea around provided by Dorset Teas.

Cookery Demonstrations

A varied range of short presentations will be held in the Cookery Theatre throughout the day given by local chefs / suppliers. No pre-booking is required so just be there on the day and learn something new!
Find out more about cookery demonstrations…

Make & Take Tent

An opportunity for you to learn a new cookery skill from an expert.  Find out more about the Make & Take Tent

Children’s Marquee

Bread Making2Everyone is welcome to join in with FREE hands-on and edible foodie activities in this special space that promises fun for all the family.
See what’s on at the children’s’ marquee…

Learn how to grow your own food in the Grow Your Own Patch with Tia, HOME in Bridport, and the children from St Mary’s School who have been growing the ingredients for their school lunches.