Category Archives: food festival

Nelson pulls together to make second annual food festival a tasty day out!

Nelson shops, food businesses and local organisations are all in the mix to make sure the second annual Nelson Food & Drink Festival on Saturday 17 September is a success….

Popular food festival back for second helpings

After this year’s hugely successful debut, a second helping of Nelson Food and Drink Festival is on its way next summer. An estimated 8,000-plus visitors enjoyed a packed plateful of…

Big demand for second bite at food festival

Popular event could return next year after flood of positive feedback Nelson Food and Drink Festival could be “back by popular demand” next year following the success of last month’s…

Prizes were icing on the cake…

A new generation of mini ‘Bake Off’ stars have been rewarded for their first foray into the creative world of cake decorating. Prizes were presented this week to the winners…

College dinner was a gourmet delight

A Pre-Event Dinner hosted by Nelson and Colne College to launch the following day’s Nelson Food and Drink Festival has been highly praised, not least by the festival’s guest chef…

Flavour-packed festival a sunny success

A sunny September day saw Nelson Food and Drink Festival thronged with thousands of visitors flocking to the town centre on Saturday. They were rewarded with a full day of…

Food fest fun for mini Mary Berrys!

Children can join in the foodie fun at Saturday’s Nelson Food and Drink Festival by entering a ‘Cakelicious’ competition with a super prize. The cupcake decorating competition will take place…

Mayor can’t wait to tuck into food festival!

Pendle’s Mayor is urging everyone to come along to the first ever Nelson Food and Drink Festival this Saturday, September 19th. The free festival takes place in the town centre…

Pendle’s Hungry Witch flies in for Nelson Food & Drink Festival

A Pendle Witch with a taste for the area’s finest fare is helping promote Nelson Food and Drink Festival. Having traded in her trusty broomstick for a flying fork, the…

Festival to launch with sumptuous pre-event dinner

Nelson Food and Drink Festival will be launched in grand style at a Pre-Event Dinner hosted by the festival’s gold sponsor, Nelson and Colne College. Its acclaimed Farringtons Restaurant and…