St Albans

31 May - 2 June, 2024



June 1
The Spanish Chef
June 1
Author, Desified
June 1
Author & TV Chef
May 31
Lumberjaxe Fire Stage
June 2
Michelin-starred BEHIND
May 31
Auberge du Lac
June 1
Author, The Sweet Polish Kitchen
May 31
MasterChef Champion
May 31
Author, Bahari
May 31
Nigel Brown Cookery Academy
June 1
White Lotus Cake Company
June 1
The Kitchen Croxley
June 1
Author, The Indonesian Table
May 31
Tabure Restaurant
June 2
Cinnamon Square
June 2
The Falcon
June 2
Crockers Chef’s Table
May 31
The Fox & Hounds Barley
June 2
Free From Desserts
June 1
Author & TV Chef


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 Oaklands College for Foodies Festival 2024 – bringing the UK’s biggest food festival featuring top chefs, tasty food, delicious drinks and live music to St Albans with Blue, Sister Sledge 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.

We look forward to welcoming you this summer and enjoying a fun-filled weekend.

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.

*PLEASE NOTE* On 1st June Blue will be appearing at 5pm. Please plan your visit accordingly.

With Blue, Sister Sledge and Symphonic Ibiza

Join us at Oaklands College, 31st May - 2nd June 2024

Festival Timetable

Additional Details


Opening Hours
Friday 31st May 2024 – 2pm–10pm
Saturday 1st June 2024 – 11am–9pm
Sunday 2nd June 2024 – 11am–8pm

Car parking available £6

Dogs welcome on a short leash
Goody Bag £5
Carers come for free

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

Address: Oaklands College, East Drive, AL4 0HS

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