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Cheltenham Food + Drink Week

Monday, 16 September 2024 12:00pm to Sunday, 22 September 2024 1:00pm


Various restaurants, cafes & bars throughout Cheltenham town centre.
GL50 1QA

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Experience first-hand why Cheltenham is the unrivalled food capital of the South West during Cheltenham Food + Drink Week, 16 to 22 September 2024.

This premier event, hosted by Cheltenham BID and Visit Cheltenham, promises an unforgettable experience for food enthusiasts.

The festivities kick off on Monday, 16 September, with an exclusive opening night at the iconic Queens Hotel. “An Evening with Cheltenham’s Culinary Stars” featuring a glamorous drinks reception, an engaging panel discussion with renowned local chefs, and a sumptuous three-course dinner crafted by Simon Diprose, an official Master Chef of Great Britain. Attendees will leave with goody bags brimming with local delicacies, and raffle proceeds will support the Cheltenham Foodbank.

On Thursday, 19 September, a guided pub crawl will visit Cheltenham’s hidden drinking treasures, from charming pubs to trendy bars. This is your chance to uncover the town’s best-kept secrets and savour unique beverages.

The excitement peaks on Saturday, 21 September, with the Cheltenham Chilli Fiesta at The Brewery Quarter. This fiery event features a thrilling chilli eating competition, captivating food talks, live music, and fun food activities for all ages.

Throughout the week, other Cheltenham top eateries will offer a variety of food and drink workshops, masterclasses, chef collaborations and special menus, allowing you to delve deeper into the town’s culinary delights.