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NEWS (Updated July16th 2017) :-

It's all over for 2017 but we're already hard at work planning an even better Festival for next year!
As usual the Festival will be built around the Grand Market on May 12th 2018.

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Friday, 11 September 2015

Devizes Food and Drink Festival Market, 2016

A scene from the 2015 Festival Market

The 2016 Devizes Food and Drink Festival 
announce our  

Grand Market in Devizes Market Place
 on Saturday 14th May (10am - 4pm)

There will be around 50 stalls offering an amazing range of food items 
from Cider, wine and Beer to Olives, Pies and Relish.

Demos of Kitchen and Barbecue Equipment 

Not just a Market!

Bengal Bite Indian Tandoori Restaurant

Sample the wide range of street food on offer 
representing the cuisine from all corners of the globe.

Not to mention ice cream, do-nuts, sweets, cakes... 

As always a special emphasis on the best of Wiltshire, 
the wonderful food produced by our local businesses.
 Not just a Market!

Entertainments will be adding to the atmosphere, all day
(detailed schedule will be set out when available) 

Bar and Music Area

(kindly organised for us by Kennet and Avon Brewery)

 where you will be able to sip a beer or cocktail
and listen to:-


(4) Photo Shoot, Wiltshire May 2013

Jamie R Hawkins 

award-winning singer-songwriter (acoustic guitar)
 http://jamierhawkins.com/

 Ian O'Regan 

blues singer
https://www.reverbnation.com/ianoregan  

 Folklaw 

new age folk music band 
guitar, fiddle and other instruments
get your feet tapping and mind thinking
http://www.folklaw.co.uk/

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Wacky Nation Presents

Games for childen of all ages!

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Chilli Chuckin' Challenge
Take the hot & spicy challenge and score 50 points with just five chillies.  Will you try the nearby big pan and score 10 points at a time or the smaller further away pan and score 20 points or the enticingly difficult 50 point pan? 
Crumpet Frisbee
Use your frisbee throwing skills to fling a crumpet along the course towards a giant archery style target on the ground to score as many points as possible.
Vegetable Bowling Contest
In this incredibly tricky tournament bowl underarm with a healthy swede or turnip and attempt to knock over as many unhealthy fizzy drinks bottles as possible. 
 wacky nation festival entertainment

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While you're looking around be sure to visit 
the 'Devizes Food and Drink Festival' Stall

where you will be able to pick up a copy of our 
Programme of Events for Festival Week
 and buy last-minute tickets on the spot.

While you are there why not try your luck in our 
Raffle in aid of the Mayor's Fund?
with a host of fabulous prizes
(draw to be made at the Prohibition Party)

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Entry to the Festival Market is Free
Don't miss it! 

See map showing town centre venues

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 market images used by permission of DM
chilli image used with permission of www.pachd.com

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