24 June - 26 June, 2022



See Lee & Simon from Blue on Sat 25th, Scouting For Girls on Sun 26th June

Festival Information

Music headliners: Scouting For Girls, Lee & Simon from Blue, Liberty X and East 17

Join us at Mote Park for Maidstone 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. See MasterChef finalist Tony Rodd, chef-patron of Copper & Ink, cooking live, alongside 2010 winner Dhruv Baker, 2020 finalist Sandy Tang, and 2020 winner Thomas Frake. Local favourite Patrick Hill shows off the skills that have earned Thackeray’s Tunbridge Wells 3 AA Rosettes. Life coach and blogger James Wythe of Healthy Living James shares the amazing story of his health transformation alongside his brilliant 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 Liberty X and East 17 performing live

Festival Timetable

Additional Details

Opening Times
Friday 24th June 2022 – 12pm–9pm
Saturday 25th June 2022 – 11am–9pm
Sunday 26th June 2022 – 11am–8pm

Dogs welcome on a short leash
Car park located beside the festival site
Digital showguide £4
Goody Bag £5

Carers come for free

Alternative travel options for the weekend:
Bus services to Mote Park – 101, 10X, 85, X3, X4
Walk if you’re local
Car: follow yellow Foodies signs on Mote Ave

See Tickets customer service

* Event dates are subject to change and subject to license

Address: Mote Park, Mote Ave, Maidstone ME15 7RN

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