Want to experience two days of tasting, learning, participating, sampling and soaking up the finest in food and drink? Well you can as the Essex Festival of Food and Drink returns to Cressing Temple Barns near Braintree for its seventh year!
Along with more than 160 stands serving some of the best food and drink from around our region, there's three cookery theatres, a free kids cookery school, free wine talks, adult cookery school, live music and more!
Celebrity chefs have been announced as Bake Off winner Nadiya Hussain, Gizzi Erskine and James Martin – who returns to Essex for the third year running.
The Outdoor Food Court with seating for over 500 visitors is the perfect place to enjoy a drink or a freshly cooked bite to eat while soaking up the festival atmosphere.
Whether you are a real foodie or just love fine food and drink, you won't go home hungry!