party held for 2013
Burnham-On-Sea Food and Drink Festival
and drink producers from across the region gathered in Burnham-On-Sea
on Wednesday night (May 8th) for a launch party to begin the countdown
to the town's second annual food festival.
More than 60 exhibitors and five demo chefs will take part in
the Burnham-On-Sea Food & Drink Festival on Saturday May 25th
- and Wednesday's event at Benton Furniture in Highbridge provided
a taste of what will be happening.
of food and drink producers from across the region will converge
on the town for the free festival, to be held at Burnham's Baptist
Hall and The Princess Theatre, with fringe events across the town.
organisers, Bev and Sarah Milner Simonds, welcomed some of the
local exhibitors to this week's preview, including Burnham-based
fudge maker Jonathan Walter.
will also be a cider making competition and baking contest this
year, as featured here.
lots of interest and excitement growing around the festival -
the plans are coming together well. It promises to be another
fantastic event," said Bev.
event's free programme will also be available shortly from Burnham
tourist information centre on the seafront.
Above, the organisers Bev and Sarah Milner Simonds with the trophy
that will be given to the winner of the baking contest