The annual FREE TO VISIT Faversham Food Festival takes place over three days in September 2018. These are our plans for 2018
This is an inclusive community festival for local people and our visitors: a celebration of the remarkable richness of our food and drink.

The Faversham Food Festival for 2018 will run from 14th to 16th September 2018.

Friday 14th September 2018

Friday Night is Fish Night on Town Green by TS Hazard from 16.40 pm until 10:00pm.

Louise, Hollowshore Fisheries

We plan to land fresh fish from Louise on to Town Green at high tide around 16:40. There will be fresh fish and Oysters and barbecued fish, music, beer and wine and food stalls. We are expecting a visit from the Friends of Hartleys Companie  

The Faversham Food Festival Ale Trail will commence at noon and continue until 14:00 on Sunday.

Saturday 15th September 2018 


The Festival will be on the medieval side of town with events and stalls in the Abbey Community Physic Garden and in and around St Mary of Charity 

Ale Trail |Teddy Bears’ Picnic | Jazz in the Garden | Oysters |

18:00 Faversham Food Hero Red Sails Restaurant

In the grounds of the Queen Elizabeth School, there will be a medieval encampment, archery, combat and medieval food. The Hartleys Companie is a 15th-century reenactment group with members from all over Europe. They specialize in foot tournaments but also participate in larger battles. They are English Heritage’s  Knights Tournament team. 

Sunday 16th September 2018

10:00-16:00 The Festival Food Market (60 stalls) & Medieval Fair

Game Fair medieval and modern

Beer, Cider, Gin and Wine in the Alexander Centre with talks and demonstrations

The famous Sausage Trail and an Oyster Cookery competition featuring local chefs and Lees Court Estate Oysters

Hand raised Pie Competition

Childrens’ Cookery & Fancy Dress Parade


This page will be updated as more details are confirmed