20 May - 22 May, 2022



See Scouting for Girls Sat 21st. Sophie Ellis-Bextor Sun 22nd May

Festival Information

Music headliners: Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Scouting for Girls, Five, Liberty X, Rozalla

Join us at The Downs for Bristol Foodies Festival 2022 – our biggest celebration yet of top chefs, tasty food, delicious drinks and live music. 

Watch MasterChef Champions, Michelin-starred and top local chefs cooking their signature summer recipes in The Chefs Theatre. Great British Menu 2021 competitor Hywel Griffith joins Foodies Festivals for the first time, fresh from his Michelin-starred Beach House Restaurant in Oxwich. See MasterChef: The Professionals 2020’s Philli Armitage-Mattin showing off the skills that made her an audience favourite. MasterChef champions Thomas Frake and Dhruv Baker will also be cooking live. Life coach and blogger James Wythe of Healthy Living James shares the amazing story of his health transformation alongside his amazing recipes.

Learn how to make show-stopping cakes in The Cake & Bake Theatre with expert bakers. Great British Bake Off stars will share their best baking hints and tips live on stage with easy to make recipes that are as delicious to look at as they are to eat.

Sample new wines, champagnes and cocktails in The Drinks Theatre. Eat delicious street food from around the world. Taste new flavours. Meet artisan producers. Have fun all day with chilli eating competitions and food challenges! Kids join in the fun at The Kids Cookery Theatre.

We are monitoring the coronavirus outbreak closely, taking guidance from the UK government. The health and safety of exhibitors, visitors and staff is our top priority. We look forward to welcoming you this summer and enjoying a fun-filled weekend.

Friday night is 90s night!

See Five, Liberty X and Rozalla performing live

Festival Timetable

Additional Details

Opening Times
Friday 20th May 2022 – 12pm–9pm
Saturday 21st May 2022 – 11am–9pm
Sunday 22nd May 2022 – 11am–8pm

Dogs welcome on a short leash
Please note there is no visitor parking on site, and no parking on the Downs
Showguide £4
Goody Bag £5

Carers come for free

See Tickets customer service

Bristol Council and Foodies Festival are monitoring the Coronavirus outbreak closely and we will continue to follow the advice provided by the World Health Organisation (WHO), the Government and Public Health England to ensure the safety of our visitors, exhibitors and staff.

All attendees are encouraged to maintain good hand, respiratory and personal hygiene. Our visitors’ safety is our number one priority and as this is a developing situation, we will continue to monitor and review our security measures to adhere with the recommended advice.

We do recommend that visitors keep a close eye on the situation too, referring to the latest information and advice provided by Public Health England. Should anything change, updates will be posted to this website and emails sent to registered newsletter subscribers.

* Event dates are subject to change and subject to license

Address: Durdham Downs, Bristol BS9 1FG

What's On

Pop-Up Bars

Artisan Market

Street Food


Luxury VIP Tent

Live Music Stage

Kids’ Cookery

Healthy Living

Feasting Tent

Drinks Theatre

Cake & Bake

Chefs Theatre