Festival News


Unfortunately we’ve had a couple of issues with the contact form on our site. If you’ve tried to get in touch with us and not heard back then could you please contact us again, we’ve not been ignoring you. Many thanks, the Dales Festival Of Food and Drink Team

Published 1st May 2018 under News


Published 21st March 2018 under Uncategorised


Our organisations for The Dales Festival of Food and Drink 2018 are well under way. The 2017 was blessed by the best weekend weather of the year and we all had a fantastic time. Our Exhibitor Booking Forms are now available if you would like further information – please get in touch with Julie using …

Published 20th November 2017 under Uncategorised


We would like to say thank you so much to all the local businesses, the great food and drink producers, craft and gift exhibitors for helping to make The Dales Festival of Food and Drink 2017 such a success. Thank you to each and every visitor for supporting us on what was a fantastic, summer …

Published 29th June 2017 under Uncategorised


All the correct entries received for the Truckle Trail were put into a hat at our events committee meeting on Wednesday and we are very pleased to announce that 1st prize of a Little Alf Hamper is on its way to Joshua and Susanna in Silsden, an entry ticket for a family of four to …

Published 29th June 2017 under Uncategorised


The Little Chocolate Shop have very kindly offered a gorgeous hamper of scrumptious chocolate treats as a prize. All you have to do for a chance to win this fantastic prize is:- visit our information point pick up a visitor survey complete the visitor survey hand it back in to one of our friendly volunteers …

Published 14th June 2017 under Uncategorised


We have not been given unlimited access to use the Richmondshire District Council Car Park this year and have been allocated certain areas. We are very grateful to the directors of Leyburn Auction Mart who have granted us the use of their car park for our event. All local businesses that have been in touch …

Published 14th June 2017 under Uncategorised


Published 13th June 2017 under Uncategorised


Please take the time to visit the charity stalls which will be located within the grounds of Thornborough Hall. We are very pleased to welcome: The Blue Cross Animal Charity from Thirsk – ask them about rehoming an animal in need The Woodland Trust – working 4 wildlife RSPB – Hen Harrier Life Project – …

Published 9th June 2017 under Uncategorised


Competition time! For your chance to win a hamper packed full of scrumptious goodies from the Dales Festival of Food & Drink exhibitors, including our main sponsor Wensleydale Creamery simply like this post & comment to tell us who will be joining you at the festival! Ts & Cs apply – http://dalesfestivaloffood.org/win-hamper-2017/ Entry closes Friday …

Published 9th June 2017 under Uncategorised


Leyburn’s hospitality

Leyburn has a host of food and gift shops, hotels, public houses and restaurants. Visit them and buy something special, have lunch, a snack or a cup of tea. Even better stay for the evening and enjoy the entertainment and hospitality.

Be entertained by bands of The Dales

The Dales have a tremendous reputation for making music so why not spend some time listening to 4 award winning Bands playing jazz, traditional band music, swing and popular tunes. We're pleased to have; Leyburn Band, Moobeams, Muker Silver Band and Elizabeth joing us over the weekend.