Head over to Colchester’s beautiful Castle Park for another year of our Food & Drink Festival. There will be lots of old favourites and this year we have some new and exciting stalls and products to tempt you. Featuring lots of different stalls with local and international food and drink. There will be so much to see and try. Why not pick up food and drink to take home?

The Pikestaff Inn real ale bar will also feature lots of different ciders and good cold lager. You can take a four pint ‘growler’ of our wonderful ales to drink onsite or take home!

Relax in the wonderful atmosphere of this much-loved festival.  Stroll around the stalls trying some of the artisan-produced, Vegan food, world cuisine and  lots lots more.

For your chance to win a VIP table at the Food and Drink Festival please click here to enter


The prize consists of:

Tables of 6-8 max

Undercover and outdoor seating areas

Table service

Free glass of fizz on arrival and product sampling

Meet and greet Celebrity chef and demos

VIP exclusive live music

Fully stocked bar

Experience the VIP lifestyle and upgrade your ticket either pre book online or at the gate. For more information and to book tickets please visit www.foodanddrinkfestivalsuk.co.uk/colchester-food-and-drink-festival/

FREE parking in Kings Meadow, for all customers makes it a great day out for all the family. Dogs with responsible owners are welcome.

When: 10:30am – 5pm – Saturday 29th June – Sunday 30th June 2024.

Where: Lower Castle Park, St Peters Street entrance (Ryegate) Colchester, C01 1HL.

One prize of one VIP table for 6-8 people will be issued to the winner drawn from all the correct entries after the closing date. The prize is non-exchangeable. Entries received after the closing date will not be counted. The winner may be sent their tickets via email. Food, drink, travel and accommodation will not be included in the prize, however, parking at the festival is complimentary. Tickets are valid for The Colchester Food & Drink Festival 2023 only. ID may be required, drink responsibly. Newsquest terms and conditions apply please visit www.newsquest.co.uk/prize-competition-rules. For information regarding how we will process, handle and maintain your data please visit www.newsquest.co.uk/privacy-policy.