Hampton Court Palace Food Festival

When

  • 24-26 August 2019
10:00 - 18:00

Ticketing information

Entry to the Hampton Court Palace Food Festival is included in your Hampton Court Palace admission ticket. HRP members get in free.

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Join us for a summer celebration of food and drink in the iconic East Front Gardens at Hampton Court Palace.

The Kitchen

Join us in the Kitchen for live cooking demonstrations from top chefs and experts including Michel Roux Jr, Nadiya Hussain and Rhiannon Lambert.

View the timetable and book your seat at the Food Festivals website.

Eating, shopping and drinking

Discover, taste and shop your way around over 100 hand-picked artisan producers and companies.

With everything from oysters to sausages, and brownies to crepes, it's guaranteed to delight even the most committed foodie. Pick up tasty picnic treats to enjoy against a backdrop of one of Britain’s most historic buildings.

Children's activities

There are plenty of activities on offer to keep children of all ages entertained, from face painting to the circus school, arts and crafts and Dance Stars.

Bandstand

Don’t miss our lovely bandstand, with Hampton Court Palace deckchairs around it for all to relax on, where we have live entertainment from The Herringbone Cocktail Club, The Courtiers and Dos Tiempos.

Also performing across the weekend are Soul Rites and The Polka Duo. From traditonal folk music to sunshine filled pop and classic brass sounds, relax at the bandstand and soak up the delicious Bank Holiday weekend!

VIP tickets available

Enjoy access to the VIP Tent, complimentary Champagne PIAFF, a tea and coffee bar, soft drinks and complimentary pastries and afternoon cakes, a goody bag, show guide and cookery book when you upgrade to VIP!

Buy VIP tickets at the Food Festivals website
Food and drink at the Hampton Court Palace Good Food Festival 2017

More information

For more information, please visit the HRP Food Festivals website.

Sponsored by Lexus and supported by Good Food.

Visitors explore Henry VIII's Kitchens after re-interpretation in 2018.
Things to see

Transport yourself back to the heyday of Tudor feasting and entertainment in Henry VIII's Kitchens at Hampton Court Palace.

Open daily

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Food and drink at the Tower of London Good Food Festival 2017
Events Highlights

Join us for the first ever food festival in the grounds of Hillsborough Castle and Gardens this summer.

05-07 July 2019

Hillsborough Castle

Separate ticket

The Kitchen Garden looking south east

Established in the late 17th century, the Kitchen Garden at Hampton Court produced vast amounts of fruit and vegetables for the royal table. Today, the garden has been re-created to its 18th century heyday, using the planting pattern laid down by the palace’s Georgian gardeners.
Things to see

Experience the recreated Kitchen Garden, which would have fed the Georgian royals and now supplies Henry VIII's Kitchens.

Open daily

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Food and drink category

Shop Food & Drink

Feast your eyes on our wonderful selection of food inspired by our royal kitchen. Shop chocolates, preserves, jam, chocolate coins and the finest liqueurs.

Prices from £1.50 - £150

Lifestyle imagery of picnic ware

Shop Picnicware

Enjoy fine dining outdoors with our magnificent picnic hampers. Discover our luxury hampers and exquisite picnic blankets.

Prices from £2.99 - £135

Historic Royal Palaces retail product - light green and white crockery and stationary, a table setting.

Shop afternoon tea gifts and accessories

Exclusive English fine bone chine tea sets inspired by our historic royal palaces. Collect our traditional Palace china afternoon tea sets, with designs including elements from all our royal palaces.

Price from £3.99 - £485