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.

Andalusia with José Pizarro

Andalusia with José Pizarro

Charred: When veg meets flames, with Genevieve Taylor

Charred: When veg meets flames, with Genevieve Taylor

Cheese & Wine Stage – Talks & Tastings

Cheese & Wine Stage – Talks & Tastings

Chris Harrod of The Whitebrook

Chris Harrod of The Whitebrook

Farmyard – Talks & Events

Farmyard – Talks & Events

Food, diet & mental health

Food, diet & mental health

Gareth Ward of Ynyshir

Gareth Ward of Ynyshir

Hang Fire

Hang Fire

Josh Eggleton of the Pony and Trap

Josh Eggleton of the Pony and Trap

Love Zimbabwe Kids Parade

Love Zimbabwe Kids Parade

Maple from Canada with Hang Fire & special guests

Maple from Canada with Hang Fire & special guests

Native Over Fire

Native Over Fire

No-Fuss Veggie & Vegan Meals with Elly Pear

No-Fuss Veggie & Vegan Meals with Elly Pear

Pipers Farm Demonstrations

Pipers Farm Demonstrations

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

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

Puff puffs with Zoe Adjonyoh

Puff puffs with Zoe Adjonyoh

Rotary club – young chef competition

Rotary club – young chef competition

Thai Inspired Welsh Pork with Smoking Goat’s Ali Borer

Thai Inspired Welsh Pork with Smoking Goat’s Ali Borer

The Rise of #MeToo in the Kitchen

The Rise of #MeToo in the Kitchen

The Ultimate Burger with DJ BBQ

The Ultimate Burger with DJ BBQ

Three courses over fire with Freddy Bird

Three courses over fire with Freddy Bird

Tommy Heaney of Heaneys

Tommy Heaney of Heaneys

Zero Waste with Tom Hunt

Zero Waste with Tom Hunt