for two Burnham-On-Sea Food Festivals in 2013 are unveiled
team behind the first food and drink festival in Burnham-On-Sea
have announced their plans for 2013.
They will be holding two festivals next year - a Spring Festival
at the start of the May half term on Saturday 25th May and a Harvest
Time Festival on Saturday 28th September.
Beverley Milner Simonds, one of the organisers, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"Once again we will be bringing the cream of the surrounding
area and the Somerset Levels into Burnham-On-Sea with stalls offering
tastings, direct sales, information about food provenance and
local supply options."
As well as stalls, demonstrations will be running, a larger outdoor
market and opportunities for visitors to get involved.
will be welcomed to the new 'local to Burnham hall', showcasing
products, producers and brewers from the immediate area.
The Festival will also see the return of The Great Burnham Bake
Off - this time with new categories and also a new competition,
The Great Burnham Brew Off!
Sarah Milner Simonds, one of the organisers, added: "We saw
Burnham bustling at this year's Festival and we want to recreate
that buzz for the traders in the town. The Fringe Festival is
their opportunity to get involved and we will be out and about
encouraging shops, cafes and restaurants to take part."
said they enjoyed traders demonstrating to shoppers what great
food, drink and service is available to them within Burnham. This
is a key part of our motivation for putting on the festivals and
wed like to have as many traders join in possible."
added: "The High Street is full of interesting and vibrant
shops and we are offering to help each of them to maximise the
Food and Drink Festival for them and for visitors. We look forward
to welcoming visitors to next year's two festivals at the
end of May and the end of September." Find out more at www.burnhamonseafoodfestival.org.