What to expect from the day

There will be plenty of festival fun for all the family along with a fantastic lineup of guests. Don't miss the Waitrose weekend live stage, yoga classes, festival garden and arts and crafts activities for children.


Join the Waitrose Cookery School team for adult and children hands-on cookery classes. And don't miss Martha and our other chefs showing off their
top tips.

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Our drink experts will be on hand for a variety
of masterclasses, including food and drink pairings.
You can also try a selection of drinks from our
smaller suppliers.

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There’ll be plenty of activities for all the family. Junior chefs will be able to get hands-on in the children’s cookery school and arts and crafts area, or take a tour around the farm.


Discussions and debates with special guests
on everything from food and drink and
healthy diets to travel and culture hosted
by our Waitrose Food editor William Sitwell.


There’ll be a variety of health and well-being talks and cookery demos  from our special guests.  The Happy Pear and Shona Vertue will be leading yoga and exercise taster classes, so remember to bring your fitness clothes.


Join Adam Pasco’s gardening masterclasses in
our festival garden or get creative by making
that essential festival accessory, a flower crown!
You can also learn how we grow our Leckford
Estate mushrooms, taste our apple juice, and 
take a farm tour.


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