21 June - 23 June, 2024


June 22
June 23


C4's Extreme Cake Makers
The Spanish Chef
Galvin Restaurants
MasterChef: The Professionals Champion
Food Leigh-on-Sea
Gordon Ramsay’s Next Level Chef
Lumberjaxe Fire Stage
Mayfield Farm Bakery
Nigel Brown Cookery Academy
Mayfield Farm Bakery
The Copper Pot Cafe
MasterChef Finalist 2023
Galvin Green Man
Jamie Oliver's Great Cookbook Challenge


What's On

Live Music Stage

Chefs Theatre

Baking Theatre

Drinks Theatre

Luxury VIP Tent

Kids’ Cookery

Firepit cooking

Artisan Market

Street Food

Cook School

Healthy Living

Feasting Tent

Festival Information

Join us at Hylands Park for Chelmsford Foodies Festival 2024 – our biggest celebration yet of top chefs, tasty food, delicious drinks and live music with Blue, Boyzlife and Symphonic Ibiza.

Watch MasterChef Champions, Michelin-starred and top local chefs cooking their signature summer recipes in the La Española Chefs Theatre.

Learn how to make show-stopping cakes in The Pots & Co Cake & Dessert 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.

ALL NEW COOK SCHOOL – Hands-on Authentic Thai Green Curry Cook School sessions with Celebrity Chef Nigel Brown. £25.00 per person (45 min sessions). Join highly acclaimed cookery school owner – celebrity chef and award-winning cookbook author Nigel Brown of the Nigel Brown Cookery Academy and get hands-on with this fabulous Thai green curry masterclass.

ALL NEW LUMBERJAXE FIRE STAGE – Lumberjaxe Food Company will be bringing live-fire cooking to the festival in association with BBQ magazine, our media partner. Meat, fish and vegetables elevated in the great outdoors – seared on grills, nestled in coals or hung over fire bowls. Where’s the party? Follow the smoke. BBQ specialists LumberjAxe and pitmaster James Brace will be cooking on the Weber and the Kadai, with meat from The Village Butchers in Essex and charcoal from Big K. Head to the Fire Stage for food, fire and friendship, inspiring, educating and entertaining in equal mouth-watering measure.

With Blue, Boyzlife and Symphonic Ibiza

Join us at Hylands Park, 21st - 23rd June

Festival Timetable

Additional Details

Opening Times
Friday 21st June 2023 – 2pm–10pm
Saturday 22nd June 2023 – 11am–9pm
Sunday 23rd June 2023 – 11am–8pm

Dogs welcome on a short leash
Goody Bag £5
Carers come for free
Parking available on-site, £5 per car (£3 residents with proof of postcode)
Shuttle bus from Chelmsford Station

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* Event dates and times are subject to change and subject to license

Address: Hylands Park, Chelmsford CM2 8FS

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