St Ives Food & Drink Festival

12 May 2023 to 14 May 2023


Taking place on the iconic Porthminster Beach, the St Ives Food and Drink Festival is a huge celebration of all things South Cornwall! Join is for showcases from culinary experts, attractions and a wide variety of local beverages and food across three days of family fun. A fantastic range of activities, music and entertainment which promise plenty of fun for all the family. 

Day time entry remains totally FREE TO ATTEND but please note that tickets are required for Evening Music sessions.

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Our celebrity chef line-up so far announced include Jack Stein, Simon Stallard, Kathy Slack, Chris 'Chops' Taylor, Jude Kereama, Ana Ortiz, Karan Gokani, Andrew Tuck, Adam Banks and Ross Geach.

Who is playing the Evening Music Sessions this year?

Love to dance on the beach? Join us for our star studded music evening sessions on the Lighthouse Stage 

Friday 12th May: The Scribes - support from Molly Hocking and Peri Rae 

Saturday 13th May: Showhawk Duo - support from Bailey Tomkinson and Maisy Grace

Sunday 14th May: The Good Old-Fashioned Lover Boys - support from Roguey Roads and Our Atlantic Roots. 

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