Brace yourselves! Foodies Festival is coming back to Edinburgh’s Inverleith Park.
Foodies Festival, the UK’s biggest food festival, returns to Edinburgh Inverleith Park over the weekend of 3rd, 4th & 5th August.
As well as all the brilliant chef demos, gourmet shops and top scoffing opportunities that visitors have come to expect, the organisers have added a brand new Musicians Against Homelessness music stage.
And they’ve extended the opening times to 9pm on the Friday and Saturday plus 7pm on the Sunday.
Foodies Festival: Big Deal on day passes
The new MAH music stage is sure to be a hit. The Oasis Experience play live on Friday 3rd August followed by The Hoosiers on Saturday 4th. Toploader will be rocking the stage on Sunday 5th August.
There will also be acts from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival including tribute acts the George Michael Songbook; Dirty Harry & Guests; Elvis Presley, The Blues Brothers, Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons plus Abba A Rival.
Foodies Festival: Chefs’ Theatre
Cooking live in the Chef’s Theatre, the exciting line-up includes Kenny Tutt, MasterChef Winner 2018; Six by Nico‘s Chef Patron Nico Simeone; The Three Chimney’s Scott Davies, a finalist in MasterChef The Professionals; Ally McGrath of Osso and The Great British Menu plus Edinburgh’s Mark Greenaway.
The ever popular Street Food Avenue will ensure that no-one need feel a hunger pang thanks to more than 30 delicious street food stalls.
In the Drinks Theatre, there will be masterclasses with Villa Maria, New Zealand’s most awarded winery; a Taste of Napa Valley plus a class matching Spanish wines and foods.
Of course, there is always the option of a refreshing cocktail from the Tequila Shack, Tikki Rum Bar and Gin Station. Braver souls can enter the famous chilli-eating competition or try their hand at cream pie-throwing.
Did we mention the Big Deal on day passes?