December 9 2013 Latest news:
Thursday, October 10, 2013
After weeks of planning and preparation, the first ever Budleigh Food and Drink Festival is finally about to start.
The event opens tomorrow (Friday) at 6pm, and runs until 6pm on Sunday at the Public Hall.
The festival has a dozen local beers, ciders and wines available, will be serving nine different types of local food, has 12 cookery demonstrations, a coffee shop, the Budleigh Shoppe where people can buy local produce, and an eclectic selection of local produce stalls.
There is also a bundle of things for children, including competitions and a circus workshop, while adults can treat themselves to some wonderful Devon food.
Entry to the event is free until 7.30pm, when £3 admission will be charged to see some fantastic live music.
Headlining Friday night are acoustic duo Sound of the Sirens. While on Saturday night local music man Ian Briggs will be performing with his Supervampers.
For more information, visit www.budleighfoodanddrink.org.uk