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Harrogate Food & Drink Festival 2024: A Feast on The Stray

29 June @ 10:00 am - 30 June @ 7:00 pm

Free – £9.95
Get ready celebrate in 2024 as we bring you the FOURTH foodie feast on The Stray, right here in the heart of central Harrogate! 🥳
🌳 Save the dates: June 29-30, and head to The Stray! 🌳
Envision this: Leisurely sipping on a refreshing drink, indulging in mouth-watering treats, and losing yourself in the magic of live entertainment. And guess what? There’s a lot more in store for you…
👉 NEW: Unveiling Tribute Acts (Stay tuned for the lineup) – After the smashing success of last year’s tributes, we’re bringing you even more incredible acts. But who will join us in 2024?!
👉 NEW: Eccentric & Exceptional Production – You know our production is already over-the-top, but get ready for an even more extravagant show in 2024. We’re pushing the boundaries, and that’s all we can spill for now.
So, find a cosy spot, grab a drink, and soak in the warm and vibrant atmosphere!
Here’s a taste of what awaits you 👇
👩‍🍳 Live Chef Demos (Minimum of 8 demos over the weekend)
🎸 Live Music (At least 12 acts rocking the stage)
🛍️ Artisan Markets (Think fine cheeses, gooey brownies, and runny scotch eggs…)
🌮 Street Food Arena (From Middle Eastern delights to classic Yorkshire favorites)
🥂 Independent Bars (Ale House, Speciality Cider, Rum, Gin & Wine Bars)
🍺 Full Ale House – Featuring Ales, IPA’s, Lagers & Cask favorites
✨ FREE Live Entertainment/Performing Arts – 6 shows daily
🎟️ FREE Festival Programmes
🤹 FREE Kids Activities
🥳 Plenty of Furniture Dotted Around for Lounging
🎢 Fun Fair & Inflatable Land
🎨 Art Displays
🐐 Mobile Educational Farm
🤹‍♂️ Whimsical Roaming Entertainment & Comedy – Chefs on stilts riding bicycles, anyone?
😁 “Fab day out with all the family with a buzzing atmosphere” – Echoing the satisfaction of a seasoned festival-goer.
…Come and be part of the fun!
⭐ As seen in iNews, Yorkshire Post & Harrogate Advertiser ⭐
Snag your Early Bird Tickets starting at £5.95 per Adult (Limited time offer)
Click Here For Tickets to The Stray👉 https://buytickets.at/foodfestival/1020123/r/fb-event
International Street Food – Stroll through the lush green fields of central Harrogate and let the tempting aromas lead you to tastes from around the world. Take your pick from the best Street Food traders in the UK.
Indulge in freshly prepared Paella or Pad Thai bursting with flavour. Experience the gooey goodness of Artisan Melted Cheese or nibble on Pomegranate-topped Halloumi Fries.
Craving something sweet? Dive into Spanish Churros smothered in Belgian Chocolate. Choose from cuisines spanning Japan, Italy, Peru, the U.S, and everywhere in between!
Independent Drink – Lounge on a colourful striped deck chair in the sun. Sip on a Cold Beer, a glass of Champagne, or a Cocktail loaded with fresh Strawberries. With Independent Bars at the festival, we’ve got your drink of choice covered.
Fine Artisan Markets – Let your senses heighten as you walk through the colours, tastes, and smells of the giant Artisan Produce Markets. Indulge in a gooey Artisan Brownie, grab gourmet Fudge or luxury Cured Meats. Cheese lover? We’ve got loads of it, sourced from some of the best producers in the UK.
Live Chef Demos – Witness the region’s top chefs cook up a storm right before your eyes.
Live Music – Groove to the sounds of award-winning Jazz, Soul, and Pop. Dance to the unique sounds of the Washboard Resonators on the festival stage. We welcome the best local talent at each festival.
Live Entertainment – Stroll across the bustling site and be mesmerized by the mind-boggling talents of our Live Performers.
Children’s Entertainment – Watch the excitement on their faces during the daily Magic show. Join in the free kids quiz and fact-hunt around the site. Don’t forget to swing by the Traditional Fun Fair and Inflatable Land. We’ve got heaps lined up for the kids – check our website for more info.
Joining us this year?
Supporting Mental Health – Our charity partner at the festival is Mind in Harrogate. We will be collecting donations through optional donations on ticket sales and many fun activities. We have raised over £95,000 for mental health charities at our festivals so far. Let’s try to break the record this year!
International cuisines | 100+ Exhibitors and Performers | Independent Bars | Giant Artisan Produce Markets | Street Food | Dessert Stations | Live Entertainment | 26+ Live Performers | FREE Kids Activities and Kids Packs | FREE Deckchairs and Seating to lounge on | FREE Festival Programmes | Traditional Fun Fair | Inflatable Land
When: 29th-30th of June 2024
Where: The Stray (Oatlands Drive), Harrogate, HG2 8JT
Full Live Music & Cookery Theatre lineup to be announced.
Join the celebration in Harrogate this summer.
Limited Discounted Early Bird tickets: Available from just £5.95 per adult.
Buy Tickets: https://www.tickettailor.com/…/foodf…/1020123/r/fb-event


29 June @ 10:00 am
30 June @ 7:00 pm
Free – £9.95
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The Stray
Oatlands Drive , North Yorkshire
Harrogate, HG2 8LZ Harrogate
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