Family-friendly festival showcasing the best food and drink producers and suppliers that Northamptonshire and the surrounding counties have to offer.
11th May 2019
12th May 2019
Jean-Christophe Novelli and Ken Hom OBE
The award-winning Althorp Food & Drink Festival returns on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th May 2019, with over 100 diverse and inspiring food and drink stands, as well as showstopping culinary events and experiences. World-renowned chefs including Jean-Christophe Novelli and Ken Hom OBE will be leading a number of enticing demonstrations over the weekend, all included in the standard ticket price. As an exciting new addition for 2019, guests can now also gain a unique opportunity to learn from the best with 90-minute cooking masterclasses taught by our headlining chefs. Alongside the numerous shopping and tasting opportunities, visitors can enjoy an array of entertaining performances and activities, all set against the backdrop of Althorp’s stunning grounds. The Festival’s new, outdoor live music stage will feature some of Northamptonshire’s finest musical talents, while falconry displays, cocktail-making classes, book signings, and a new Animals of Althorp exhibition are sure to keep the whole family well and truly entertained. Tours of Althorp House and walks around Althorp Park also make the perfect accompaniment to a day at the Festival.
The Estate and Stables, and ground floor of the House, are fully accessible to wheelchair users. Please not that there is no assisted access available to the upstairs rooms in the House.