10.00am to 5.00pm each day
Lower Castle Park, Colchester
The Colchester food and Drink Festival is the Region's largest food and drink festival with over 150 stalls in a 9.5 acre town centre park.
The Festival starts at 10am and finishes at 5pm.
The festival has been running for over 16 years in one of Britain's most beautiful parks.
A 'Celebrity Kitchen' demonstrates great cooking. All day music by local bands, choirs and even Salsa dancing are typical for this lovely friendly Festival.
Local, national and international food and drink stalls both inside and outside.
The admission is £4.00 and children 14 and under are FREE.
Colchester Medieval Fayre
The Colchester Medieval Festival
& Oyster Fayre Market.
“A tour de force in medievalism that’s
the biggest of its type in Europe"
© The Sunday Times
This Sunday Times comment sums up this wonderful Fayre and Market.
Medieval stalls selling all sorts of wonderful historic crafts, entertainers from the period. Children enthralled by the story tellers. Music wafting from every corner. Mummers, mimers, Rymers, beggars, peddlars.
Just soak up the atmosphere of the market. Revel in the joys of the fayre.
Modern craft area.
Wonderful food court with medieval and modern delicacies. Picnic areas.
‘The Pikestaff Inn’ selling real ale, mead, wines and chilled lagers.
Ticket sales online from November 1st 2017
Do you want to sell your product or promote your company at our events? Please go to 'Trading' page.
We have some very good sponsorship packages which can effectively promote your company.
Our events are very professionally promoted via our media partners, social media and poster displays. Our events attract thousands of visitors and always have a low entry fee and free for children which makes them very successful family events.
If you are a registered charity you can trade with us without pitch fee but you must fill in the form on the 'Trading' page.