June 2019 Add an event

In Search of the Osprey with Hambleton Hall

Thursday June 20, 2019, 6.30pm

The cruise combines a supper by Hambleton’s head chef Aaron Patterson with an opportunity to enjoy Rutland Water’s scenery and glimpse an osprey or two…

Ascot Ladies’ Day Afternoon Tea | Hart’s Kitchen | Nottingham

Thursday June 20, 2.30pm

Be greeted with a glass of Pimm’s and enjoy traditional afternoon tea as you spend the afternoon watching Ascot races on the TV screen…

Summer Entertaining | Manor Farm Cookery School

Friday June 21, 2019, 10am to 1pm

This morning’s theme is Summer Entertaining, and this course will be all about using fresh, local ingredients to create interesting flavours and protein-packed meals…

North Leeds Food Festival | Roundhay Park

June 22-23

The North Leeds Food Festival at Roundhay Park is a family-friendly celebration of international food and independent drink…

Dinner With Blowers | Langar Hall

Wednesday June 26, 7pm

Join BBC Radio Test Match Special commentator Henry Blofeld for an evening of good food and wine…

The Great Burleighs Express | Loughborough Great Central Railway

Tuesday June 27, 2019

The Great Burleighs Express is set to return for a summer extravaganza, departing from Loughborough Great Central Railway on June 27…

Theatre in the Barn | Bawdon Lodge Farm

Thursday June 27 until Saturday June 29, 7.30pm & Saturday Matinee at 2.30pm

Magical summer evenings of wonderful musical duets with some of the most well-loved show tunes and movie classics…

Summer Shopping Festival | Farndon Fields Farm Shop

Friday & Saturday, June 28-29, 10am-4pm each day

For the second year, Farndon Fields Farm Shop in Market Harborough is holding its summer event – two days (June 28-29) filled with delicious food, drink and summer vibes…

Hart’s Summer Barbecue

Friday June 28, 4.30pm

Celebrate the great British summer and join Hart’s Kitchen for a barbecue in the courtyard…

Festival of Red 2019

Saturday, June 29, 12pm-10pm

Round Corner Brewing and Brentingby Gin team up for an amazing day of the world’s finest beer and gin, superb artisanal food stalls, great tunes…

July 2019 Add an event

Summer Garden Party | Hart’s Hotel & Kitchen | Nottingham

Friday July 5, 12 noon

Relax with an ice-cold beer or sip on a glass of Pimm’s, as the char-grilled aroma from the barbecue fills the air on a summer’s afternoon…

Chateaubriand and Wine | Hart’s Hotel & Kitchen

Friday July 5, 7.30pm

Join head chef Martin Sludds for a gourmet 3-course experience with a succulent Chateaubriand and a bottle of the delicious Chateau Violette Moulis 2014…

Picnic in The Gardens | Beaumanor Hall

Saturday July 6, 2019, 3pm-9pm

Burleighs Gin invite you for an afternoon of alfresco dining, drinking and entertainment in the idyllic grounds of Beaumanor Hall…

GUEST CHEF: Ginko Sushi | Manor Farm Cookery School

Saturday July 6, 10am-2pm

A Japanese class with Ginko Sushi – expect hands-on cookery of hosomaki and uramaki rolls, tamago-yaki (Japanese omelette), kaki-age (tempura with a variety of vegetables) and more…

Bollywood Night | Langar Hall

Saturday July 6, 7pm arrival

Eight-course Indian-inspired tasting menu and Bollywood inspired entertainment throughout the evening…

Tollemache Arms, Buckminster | Tapas + Cocktails Night

Friday, July 12, 6pm

The Tollemache Arms in Buckminster will host an evening of tapas, cocktails and entertainment from the talented CJ Hatt…

July Seasonal Supper Club (Friday) | Ketton

Friday July 12, 7.30pm

Chef Simon Spooner will be hosting 2 Supper Clubs in July celebrating all of the beautiful produce the summer months have to offer!

A Taste Back in Time | Langar Hall

Friday July 12

A tasting menu based on dishes served at Langar Hall exactly 25 years ago – but with a modern twist…

Historic Walking Tour + Lunch | Hart’s of Nottingham

Saturday July 13, 9.30am

Join Richard Brackenbury from Brackenbury’s Britain to explore the historic and cultural highlights of Nottingham City Centre, followed by lunch in Hart’s Kitchen…

July Seasonal Supper Club (Saturday) | Ketton

Saturday July 13, 7.30pm

As always, chef Simon Spooner will devise his four-course menu around local and seasonal ingredients…

Garden Party | Langar Hall

Sunday July 14, 3-7pm

Loll on Langar Hall’s lawns, listen to live music and enjoy afternoon tea and prosecco on a sunny afternoon…

Bat & Bottle Summer Tasting | Castle Cottage

Thursday, July 18, 7pm

An evening of Italian fizz in Oakham on July 18, presented by Ben Robson of Bat & Bottle. Includes Castle Cottage shared antipasti platters…

Camp Hill Sausage and Beer Festival | Bedale

July 19-20, 2019

More than 30 varieties of ale from the local area and beyond, a sausage-tasting competition like no other and street food galore…

Child and Adult Pairs Cookery Morning | Manor Farm Cookery School

Saturday July 20, 10am to 1pm

As usual with Manor Farm’s cookery sessions designed for children and teens, the focus will be on fun, nutritious recipes and you’ll go home with something to show off and share…

Yorkshire Dales Festival of Food | Funkirk Farm, Shipton

July 20-21

Yorkshire Dales Food & Drink Festival takes place on July 20-21 at Funkirk Farm, Skipton, with the Hairy Bikers, Brian Turner, Mary Berry & Lisa Faulkner…

PieFest | Melton Mowbray

July 27-28, 2019

PieFest in Melton Mowbray is the UK’s largest celebration of pies! Pie makers from across Britain will be selling pies of all shapes and sizes…

Classic and Vintage Car Day | Langar Hall

Sunday July 28, from 3pm

Bring your own beautiful vintage or classic car, or simply come and admire the rest. Outside bar and food stalls…

August 2019 Add an event

Nottingham Food & Drink Festival

August 10 & 11, 2019, 10am-6pm

Nottingham Food & Drink Festival in Wollaton Park promises to be a great event for specialist food and drink enthusiasts…

GUEST CHEF: Bread for Life UK | Manor Farm Cookery School

Saturday August 10, 11.30am to 4.30pm

You’ll learn how to mill our own spelt flour and local wheat to use for bread making using the Mockmill 100, along with using stoneground unbleached flours to handcraft beautiful bread…

Bat and Bottle Summer Wine Tasting at Castle Cottage | Oakham

Thursday, August 22, 7pm

An evening of Italian wine in Oakham, presented by Ben Robson of Bat and Bottle. Includes Castle Cottage shared antipasti platters…

Chateaubriand and Wine | Hart’s Kitchen

Friday August 23, 7.30pm

Chateau Violette Moulis 2014 has been selected to accompany the Chateaubriand as it offers delicious pencil shavings and black fruit character…

Syston Food Gusto | Syston Central Park

Sunday August 25, 2019, 10.30am to 5pm

Food Gusto Syston is all about experiencing new local food & drink and enjoying a great family day out. It offers a great range of different activities!

September 2019 Add an event

Barista Basics Coffee Course | Two Chimps Coffee

Sunday, September 8

Get yourself booked on Two Chimps ‘Barista Basics Coffee Workshop’ in Oakham and you’ll become a coffee wizard in no time…

October 2019 Add an event

The East Midlands Food Festival | Melton Mowbray

October 5-6, 2019

One of the UK’s largest regional food festivals, now in its 15th year, this event will feature around 200 stalls from the East Midlands and beyond…

December 2019 Add an event

The Great Burleighs Express | Loughborough Great Central Railway

Friday December 13, 2019

The Great Burleighs Express is set to return for a festive extravaganza, departing from Loughborough Great Central Railway on December 13…