The Holmfirth Food and Drink Festival has been an annual event since 2005, and the festival returns for its 12th year on 23rd and 24th September 2017. The two-day festival attracts over 40,000 people to the picturesque town of Holmfirth and this year promises to be another jam-packed weekend. Expect streets lined with tasty, quality produce, talented local musicians, entertainment for all the family, and one huge feast for your eyes…and stomachs of course!
For this year’s festival fairandfunky are back! They are once again transforming Holmfirth Market Hall into a family food zone that will showcase local, Fairtrade and ethical businesses.
All the food stalls will be open 10am – 6pm on both days, and the stalls in Towngate (by Holmfirth bus station) will be open until 8pm on Saturday.
The team behind the festival is made up of a mix of local business owners and volunteers, many of which are members of Holmfirth Enterprise and Development (HEAD), meet the team here. You can also find out more about the great work that HEAD does for Holmfirth on their website http://holmfirthhead.co.uk.
Whether you are a serious foodie, a real ale connoisseur, or someone who is just looking for a great day out, there is something for everyone at the Holmfirth Food and Drink Festival.