The Liverpool Food & Drink Festival is back for its 9th year and you don’t want to miss out on the biggest foodie event of the season. We’ve put together 7 reasons why you need to get yourself down to Sefton Park next weekend. 


  1. The Spirit Theatre – pieced together by 5 delicious spirit brands, all offering a unique tale and taster of their tipple! You’ll recognise a number of well-known British and European brands like Snow Queen Vodka, Hayman’s Gin, Pinkster Gin, Bourbon Brothers and Matugga Rum who are also the sponsors of this year’s Cocktail Competition.
  2. Jonny Bongo – Host of the city’s hugely popular and irreverent Bongo’s Bingo club night, Jonny Bongo is going to presenting an entertaining Q&A  followed by an interview with celebrity chef and author Gino D’Acampo next weekend.
  3. Freebies – Enjoy tasters from Freedom Brewery, Seeds of Change, Brothers Cider, Chiquito, Old Poulteney, Leffe, Liverpool Gin & Liverpool Vodka, Baileys & Larios Gin.riverford-organic-farmers
  4. The Good Life Area – A dedicated zone for all things natural, free from and good for you. There will be vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options available also. Eating healthy never looked so good.
  5. Celebrity Chefs – You can meet Gino D’Acampo, GBBO winner Nadiya Hussain and lifestyle & food blogger Madeleine Shaw.liverpool-food-drink-festival-kids-go-free
  6. Kids Go Free – The Liverpool Food & Drink Festival has always been family friendly, so much so that kids under 14 get in for free once accompanied by an adult. There’s also a Kids Village – a dedicated area of activities for the smaller day dreamers, doodlers and fun enthusiasts.
  7. 60 of Liverpool’s Best Restaurants In One Field – With up to 60 of Liverpool’s top restaurants joining the festival, your taste buds will be well taken care of.

Liverpool Food & Drink Festival 2016 17th & 18th September, Sefton Park.