Tenterden Food and Drink Festival 2017

Tenterden Recreation Ground
Recreation Ground Road
Tenterden, Kent TN30 3RB
United Kingdom

Suitable for Children

Event Dates and Times

Tenterden Food and Drink Festival 2017
Friday 19th, Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st May 2017

Friday 11am-7pm
Saturday 9am-7pm
Sunday 10am-5pm
Visitor entry is free

Our food festivals are designed to promote the cultural identity of the local area against a regional, national and international backdrop, showcasing food and drink products and associated attractions to create a quality community event and provide visitors with an entertaining and memorable experience. Children's rides, a programme of live music and craft beer bar all adds up to a tasty offer.

Cooking Demos
Local cafes/restaurants/producers/cooks book a cooking demo slot now, showcase yourself or skills for free at the Tenterden Food & Drink Festival, contact Jo Alsop at The Stove Hub.  
Call: 01634 757606 email: jo.alsop@theheatinghub.co.uk
Friday 19th May
10.30am Paul Andrews from Tenterden, Channel Radio 
12-2pm Bruce McMichael, Food & Drink editor
2.30 to 4pm Maria from La Cantina di Tenterden Italian Restaurant
Saturday 20th May
12-2pm Hari Covert, Secret Supper Club in Kent
4pm Maria from La Cantina di Tenterden Italian Restaurant
Sunday 21st May
12-2pm Olive Fox of Salt and Slate Catering 
List of stalls attending:
  • Mr Olive Ltd
    Olives, Baklava, Turkish delight, Nuts and Italian biscuits
  • Cheese Bomb Gifts
    The Lancashire Cheese Bomb(s) including the Black Original, Vintage White and Red Onion which we pare with English Ginger Wine from the East Sussex Carr Taylor vineyards, and Kentish Apple & Ale Chutney. We provide tastings on all our products. 
  • Riverford East Kent
    A display of organic produce, mainly vegboxes. No selling on day, we are a home delivery service so want to sign up customers for a delivery 
  • Marshmallow Heaven
    Handmade Luxury Marshmallows, Nut brittles, Honeycomb and Macaroons
  • Continental Cottage
  • Mr Hughs
    Mr Hughs Cold Pressed Rapeseed oil: Plain, Garlic ,Chilli, Basil, Lemon, Vanilla, Orange, Hazelnut, Truffle & Extreme Chilli available in 125ml 250ml & 500ml
  • Tunbridge Wells Dog Biscuit Company
    Homemade dog biscuits
  • Up the Garden
    Chilli sauces, relishes, marinades etc all made by hand using our own chillies, onions etc . Also sell deli goods ie chilli sausage rolls, chilli pasties, samosas, scotch eggs.
  • The Skipton Chocolate Box
    Triple choc chip muffins topped with chocolate and various confections, flavoured gluten free brownies, mallow lollies and kebabs, brownie and mallow kebabs, chocolate covered waffles, giant cookies.
  • Olivier's Bakery
    Freshly handmade bread, pastries, cakes & savouries
  • French Cheese
  • O'er the Moon T/A Westinghouse
    Handmade crumbly fudges in nine flavours, three dessert sauces, nut brittles, honeycomb, on its own and dipped in Belgian chocolate. We also sell a range of popular bought in Turkish Delight
  • Kent Collection
    Handmade Kentish salamis, dry cured hams, smoked meats and fish including fish pates. Pre packed deli style.
  • Stan & Milly's Artisan Fudges
    We hand make artisan fudges from scratch. No chemicals or artificial colours or flavours. 30 to 35 flavours
  • Em & Stu Cheese
    Handmade Flavoured & Smoked Cheeses Chutney Hampers 


  • The Street Pig
    We serve three dishes including:- BBQ Applewood smoked pork ribs with a celeriac slaw; Saucy pork and beef meatballs with parmesan and rocket in a toasted ciabatta; Halloumi in a brioche bun with a lemon mayo mixed with spinach, tomato and cucumber
  • Pepes Churros
    Churros and Hot Chocolate
  • Godmersham Game
    Venison burgers, Wild boar and apple sausages, Venison sausages
  • Sanezana
    Pulled chicken marinated in sweet chilli and piri piri marinade, chicken kebabs, lamb kofte kebab, pljeskavica, doner kebabs and falafels, all served in homemade naan bread and fresh salad 
  • Thai Next Door
    Authentic Thai Food; Stir fried dishes, Thai curries, Noodles, Homemade spring rolls and soft drinks


  • The Famous Last Stand
    Local, National and International Ales. Craft Beers and Ciders
  • Carmels Ice Creams
    Ice Creams Gluten free Many different flavours
  • JCH
    Produce two brands of alcoholic drinks, one is Rubis, an international award-winning chocolate dessert wine. Our other brand is V Gallery, 8 different flavours of vodka
  • The Sociable Wine Company
    Fine wines in unique packaging, ranging from quarter bottles (187ml) to Rehoboams (4500ml), including 3 litre, limited edition artwork, barrels - along with a “bit-on-the-side” for something different!
  • Anno Distillers
    Anno Kent Dry Gin Anno 60 Squared Gin Anno Sloe Gin Anno Cranberry & Gin Anno Elderflower & Vodka Associated Anno Spirit Gift Packs All available in 5cl miniatures and 70cl bottles
  • Cafe Gabriella
    Barista style espresso based coffee, a wide selection of tea, hot chocolate, speciality drinks (such as chai, arabic rose water espresso, caramel latte, mint hot chocolate, white hot chocolate etc) and home-made cakes
  • Wise Owl Cider Ltd
    Bottled Cider - 500ml & Mini Kegs
  • Gibbet Oak Cider/Nightingale Juices
    Perry, cider, apple juice, pear juice, gift packs, glasses and merchandise
  • Beetlejuice (Kent)
    Cocktails from a 1978 VW camper of between 6-8 different cocktails (many of which can be sold as non-alcoholic mocktails). Locally sourced and quality ingredients are used
  • Hush Heath Winery
    Balfour Brut Rose, Sparkling Wine, Sparkling Pinot Noir, Leslies Sparkling Wine and Sparkling Cider by the bottle to take home


  • Pieroth Ltd
    Vouchers & gift cards for a tutored home wine tasting
  • Jenni Rogers Jewellery
    Jewellery designed and made by myself using Semi precious stones, Sterling silver and pearls
  • RSPB
    Information and membership offer
  • Romney Marsh Wools Ltd
    Items made from British Wool
  • Demelza Children's Hospice
    Raising Money for Children's Hospice
  • Great Faces
    Face Painting
  • Cars of Fun
    Mini bumper cars and water walking balls 
  • Zorb and Slide
  • K&ESR
    Raising Funds for the 4253, we are restoring an 82-ton steam locomotive
  • The Heating Hub
    Wood fired stove for cooking demonstrations
 Organisation: Market Square Group, booking for stallholders is open now. Traders please contact us here https://marketsquaregroup.co.uk/core/eventdetails?id=239

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