Food and Drink Festivals in Essex

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March

Spring Food, Home and Lifestyle Fair
Cressing Temple Barns, nr Braintree
Saturday 24th March 2018 and Sunday 25th March 2018, 10am to 4pm
“Browse, sample and buy from a huge range of indoor and outdoor stalls and sit back to watch a superb set of demonstrations including cookery compered by Masterchef Contestant Ondine Hartgroves. Cookery supremo Sophie Grigson will also be cooking up a storm throughout the weekend.”
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May

Mersea Island Food, Drink & Leisure Festival
Essex Outdoors Mersea, Rewsalls Lane, East Mersea CO5 8SX
Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th May 2018, 11am to 5pm
“Savour the Flavour of Island Life! A celebration of local food & drink; a showcase for talented artists/local performers. Fun for all the family with free craft activities & workshops.”
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June

Colchester Food and Drink Festival
Lower Castle Park, Colchester
Saturday 23rd June 2018 and Sunday 24th June 2018
Big two-day festival in a lovely setting : food, drink, Prosecco, Real Ale Bar, and a Rose and Horticultural Show.
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July

Essex Festival of Food and Drink
Cressing Temple Barns, nr Braintree
Saturday 14th July 2018 ad Sunday 15th July 2018
Celebrating delicious food and drink, with a great line up of celebrity and regional chefs – this year : Tom Kerridge, Chris Galvin, and Fred Sirieix.
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