Free with Festival Wristband

At Abergavenny we pride ourselves on giving you loads of good stuff completely free with your festival wristband. From the free chef demos across our Market Hall and Welsh chefs stage, to the street food and night market with live entertainment until late.

Our programme of talks across our stages; in the Farmyard for all that is food & farming related, and at The Castle for discussions on the future of food. At the Castle you can also enjoy demos on our Cooking over Fire stage, not to mention everything to do with kids is free! Free entry for under 16’s, free cookery classes and activities on our family lawn.

Tom Watts-Jones of Hare & Hounds

Tom Watts-Jones of Hare & Hounds

Welsh Chef Demonstration Stage

Welsh Chef Demonstration Stage

Belazu Demonstrations

Belazu Demonstrations

The Dome at the Castle – Family Fun

The Dome at the Castle – Family Fun

Cookery Classes for Kids

Cookery Classes for Kids

The Rise of #MeToo in the Kitchen

The Rise of #MeToo in the Kitchen

Pipers Farm Demonstrations

Pipers Farm Demonstrations

Farmyard – Talks & Events

Farmyard – Talks & Events

Cheese & Wine Stage – Talks & Tastings

Cheese & Wine Stage – Talks & Tastings

Tommy Heaney of Heaneys

Tommy Heaney of Heaneys

Plant-based BBQ with BBC’s Dirty Vegan, Matt Pritchard

Plant-based BBQ with BBC’s Dirty Vegan, Matt Pritchard

Maple from Canada with Hang Fire & special guests

Maple from Canada with Hang Fire & special guests

Thai Inspired Welsh Pork with Smoking Goat’s Ali Borer

Thai Inspired Welsh Pork with Smoking Goat’s Ali Borer

Hang Fire

Hang Fire

Three courses over fire with Freddy Bird

Three courses over fire with Freddy Bird

The Ultimate Burger with DJ BBQ

The Ultimate Burger with DJ BBQ

Charred: When veg meets flames, with Genevieve Taylor

Charred: When veg meets flames, with Genevieve Taylor

Rotary club – young chef competition

Rotary club – young chef competition

Chris Harrod of The Whitebrook

Chris Harrod of The Whitebrook

Zero Waste with Tom Hunt

Zero Waste with Tom Hunt

Gareth Ward of Ynyshir

Gareth Ward of Ynyshir

Josh Eggleton of the Pony and Trap

Josh Eggleton of the Pony and Trap

Andalusia with José Pizarro

Andalusia with José Pizarro

Native Over Fire

Native Over Fire

No-Fuss Veggie & Vegan Meals with Elly Pear

No-Fuss Veggie & Vegan Meals with Elly Pear

Food, diet & mental health

Food, diet & mental health

Love Zimbabwe Kids Parade

Love Zimbabwe Kids Parade