THE ALTHORP FOOD AND DRINK FESTIVAL CELEBRATES QUALITY PRODUCERS AND SUPPLIERS IN NORTHAMPTONSHIRE AND THE SURROUNDING COUNTIES.
WINNER OF THE 'BEST EVENT - HISTORIC HOUSE' AT THE NORTHAMPTONSHIRE HERITAGE FORUM AWARDS 2017, THE FESTIVAL IS NOW ENTERING ITS 4TH YEAR.
After a huge success in 2017, Tom Kerridge and his merry band of foodie friends are chuffed to be touring the country with a stellar line up of world-class chefs, Michelin-starred pubs, plus a selection of other top UK pubs and restaurants to serve their most popular dishes, and it all started off in Marlow. Pub in the Park will pay the ultimate homage to the wonderful town by bringing the "Marlowvians" another glorious festival feast with the very best food the UK has to offer. You can expect all the foodie delights you know and love combined with great live music, chef demonstrations, top quality shopping and other festival fun - it has all the ingredients needed for the perfect foodie experience. So sit back, relax and let the 'lush vibes' kick in.
Widely regarded as the most exciting summer proms concert in the country, the Battle Proms is a firmly established favourite that thousands of fans return to year after year. Pack up a picnic and join the party; whether you’re planning a romantic evening as a couple, a celebration as a group, or want to enjoy an informal concert as a family then this could be the unique experience you have been looking for.
Blenheim Palace is the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill and is a World Heritage Site.
The Battle Proms takes place overlooking the iconic Column of Victory in the stunning Palace grounds, which include 2100 acres of formal gardens and ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped parkland.
Sunday 26th August - Monday 27th August
Food markets with a difference! Come and meet around 30 local suppliers in a celebration of local produce with handmade cheeses, artisan breads, organic vegetables, luxury sweet treats and rare breed meats at one of our seasonal Fine Food Markets.
The Courtyard. Open 10am to 4pm. Free admission.
Thursday 6th December - Sunday 9th December
Food markets with a difference! Come and meet over 30 local suppliers at our biggest ever 4 day festive celebration of local produce. With handmade cheeses, artisan breads, organic vegetables, luxury sweet treats and rare breed meats.
The Courtyard. Open 9am to 4pm. Free admission.
Lots of local producers at the Victorian Christmas Fayre next to Santa's Grotto at Wyevale.
We will be serving hot mulled cider!
Saturday 2nd December 10am - 4pm
Sunday 3rd December 10am - 4pm
Come and see us at the BBC Countryfile Live. Explore the best of Countryfile in one amazing day out! Packed with wholesome countryside fun, BBC Countryfile Live returns to the beautiful grounds of Blenheim Palace for four days of live arena shows, hands on activities, animal displays, debates, food, drink and shopping.
The Billing Off Road Show will be a fun, family event, with trade stands, activities, entertainment, beer tent and music. The famous Lakeside Course will be in operation, a will the original Riverside Course open for the first time since Land Rover Experience drove it 10 years ago.
The Blenheim Palace Flower Show returns for its fifth year in June this year. This wonderful three day show celebrates the very best of gardening, home and lifestyle. It is packed with inspiration, flowers and plants and everything you need for your home and garden.