Join us at Chelmsford City Racecourse on 13th and 14th May for a delicious day out

On line ticketing has closed but tickets will be available on the gate

This fabulous venue will be turned into a food lovers haven and all under one roof!

Over 100 Artisan Food and Drink Producers

As you'd expect from a foodie event, we'll have a huge offering of delicious Artisan food and drink plus cookware and cooking accessories. Whether you are a well-dined gourmand, a new found food lover or simply looking for two fine days of eating, drinking and shopping with friends, then look no further than the Essex Fine Food Show.

For those of you familiar with our "sister" event - the Essex Festival of Food and Drink at Cressing Temple Barns held every July, the Essex Fine Food Show will lead you to a delicious new discovery!

Enjoy a great day out with friends, sip a glass of wine or champagne and a bite of lunch from our pop-up gourmet street food stands. 

All of this AND watch our celebrity chefs entertain you from the chefs stage.

What better way to spend a gourmet weekend!


Meet the Stars of the Chef's Stage

Dean Edwards

Saturday 13th May - demonstrations 11am: 1pm: 3pm

Since 2010 Dean's family friendly cooking style has made him a firm favourite on ITV's 'Lorraine'.

Making his debut on ITV's 'This Morning' he can now be found opposite Lorraine Kelly once a week where his friendly persona has made him a huge favourite with millions of viewers every week.

John Whaite

Sunday 14th May - demonstrations 11am: 1pm: 3pm

John is a British Chef, Food Writer and TV personality. Probably best known for winning the third series of the BBC's The Great British Bake Off, John now runs his own cookery school, John Whaite's Kitchen, set in the heart of rural Lancashire. He also presents ITV's food programme Chopping Block with Rosemary Shrager

The chefs demonstrations are held three times daily at 11am, 1pm and 3pm. Tickets are limited to 300 per session so best to book now to be sure of your seat!

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Show Opening Hours: 10am - 5pm

Free Car Parking

Visit the sister show,  Essex Festival of Food and Drink, 15th & 16th July, Cressing Temple Barns

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