Demos and Live Music


Celebrity chef and TV presenter, Rosemary Shrager headlined the Newmarket Food & Drink Festival 2019 and she will be returning in 2021 on Sunday 12th September. Rosemary will be joined by top chefs from across East Anglia including Tristan Welch from Parker's Tavern in Cambridge who will be appearing on Saturday 11th September.

Best East Anglian Produce


The 2021 show will feature over 60 stalls showcasing the very best of locally-grown produce, delectable drinks and delicious street food. From sausages and tandoori wraps to cupcakes and brownies, chutney’s and puddings there promises to be something to tempt everyone’s taste buds!

50 Bespoke Stalls


The Newmarket Food & Drink Festival will be in a new location for 2021. This year the event will be located within the grounds of the beautiful Jockey Club Rooms, at the top of the High Street in the heart of Newmarket town centre. There will once again be the ever popular food marquee, drinks courtyard and a wonderful food Market as well as the music stage set within the stunning gardens at the Jockey Club.

11TH & 12TH SEPTEMBER 2021

Exhibitors and Producers 2019

The below exhibitors are a sample from 2019, the full list of 2021 exhibitors will follow shortly.

Live Music 2021

There will be a free local showcase music area within the Palace House Gardens on the Live Music Stage.

10.00am - 10.45am Kyle Toolan
11.00 am - 11.45am David Brown
12.00 pm - 2.00pm The Hooligans
2.15 pm - 2.55pm Three Years Younger
3.10 pm - 3.55pm Serena Grant
4.10 pm - 5.00pm Flaming June

10.00am - 11.00am Cameron Baker
11.15am - 12.00pm David Brown
12.00 pm - 2.15pm The Hooligans
2.30 pm - 3.15pm Study of Us
3.30 pm - 4.15pm Kyle Toolan

Schedule for 2021

11.00am – 11.45am

Daniel Perjesi - Head Chef, The Jockey Club Rooms,Newmarket

12.00pm – 12.45pm

Mark Elvin - Head Chef, Elveden Estate

1.00pm – 1.45pm

Jake Howells - Senior Sous Chef, Bedford Lodge Hotel

2.00pm – 2.45pm

West Suffolk College followed by Ben from Stellar Catering

3.00pm - 3.45pm

Shoba Aziz - Rays Indian

11.00am – 11.45am

Steve Angier - Head Chef, The Packhorse Inn, Moulton

12.00pm – 12.45pm

Tristan Welch - Chef Director, Parker’s Tavern, Cambridge

1.00pm – 1.45pm

Rosemary Shrager - Chef & TV Presenter

2.00pm – 2.45pm

Mark Abbot - Head Chef, Midsummer House,Cambridge

3.00pm - 3.45pm

Adam Spicer - Head Chef, All Saints Hotel, Fornham

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Newmarket Food & Drink Festival to go ahead in 2021

Foodies can pencil in a key date in their calendar as organisers announce one of the region’s largest annual food and drink festivals, the Newmarket Food and Drink Festival, is set to go ahead as a physical event this year.

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