The Faversham Food Festival brings together community groups, food producers, retailers, restaurants and cafes to share our enjoyment of local food and beverage with fellow residents and guests.
This a community festival where various groups organise special events over the three days of the festival – if you’re interested in organising an event during the festival please please get in touch with us.
Friday 13th September – Fish Night on Town Quay with Hollowshore Fisheries.
Saturday 14th September – Festival events in the Abbey Physic Community Garden and St Mary of Charity Church, as well as the regular Charter Market in the Market Place and Best of Faversham Market in Preston Street.
Sunday 15th September – a Special Festival Charter Market with a medieval component and a Beverage Event in the Alexander Centre.
The organisers are all passionate volunteers. Their reward is the pleasure of seeing people enjoy local Faversham food and drink and the success of the businesses and groups which take part each year.
Kent is The Garden of England and is known throughout the world for the quality of its produce. Faversham and the area around it is at the heart of this.
The annual FREE TO VISIT Faversham Food Festival takes place over the course of three days each year. It is an inclusive community festival for local people and our visitors: a celebration of the remarkable richness of our food and drink. Events past and future include the now-famous Faversham Sausage Trail and Faversham Ale Trail, Fish Night on the Quay, various competitions including Oyster Cooking and Best Raised Pie, Teddy Bears’ Picnic, Music and Street Entertainment.