Cannon Hall Farm’s Food Festival returns for 2016 with a packed agenda of gastronomic delights sure to tickle your taste-buds!

Hosted by TV personality Christa Ackroyd, the five day event takes place August 25 – 29 and will showcase some of the finest foods the region has to offer.

Our Cookery Demonstration Theatre (sponsored by Kitchen Craft and Modello Kitchens) will include demos from Cannon Hall Farm’s renowned chef, Tim Bilton, and director of CBS Chefs Academy Matthew Benson-Smith plus head to head challenges from Heart FM presenters Dixie and Emma to name a few.

See the full timetable in our brochure by clicking this box.

There’s also almost 100 of Yorkshire’s finest exhibitors on the main field, who will be showcasing their various creations; from chutneys to crêpes, smokehouse BBQs to amazing cocktails.


There will be live music, special kids zones sponsored by Yorkshire Water which include Ministry of Chocolate’s famous chocolate workshops, or fairandfunky’s awesome animal masks. There’s also an array of fairground rides and a special health and wellbeing zone with 20 exhibitors offering therapies and one to one consultations.

Entry to the event is FREE. The only fee will be a parking charge of £5 per day per car. (Normal charges apply for the Farm visits)

Check out an overview of the demonstrations with Heart Yorkshire on Day one.