Tickets selling fast for Flavours Food Festival

Tickets for Flavours Food Festival, featuring TV celebrity chef James Martin, are selling fast.

The spectacular one day event will see the unique historical site of Elsecar transformed into a bustling food and drinks market, offering a wide variety of tasty treats and delicious beverages.

As well as stalls, street food and entertainment, James Martin will be performing live cooking demonstration throughout the day.  Visitors can see him live in the especially constructed grand arena, which seats over 400 people. At the performances which last approximately forty five minutes, he will create a selection of his very own recipes which people can then recreate at home.

VIP tickets for the demonstrations have sold out fast; however, there are still standard tickets for the demonstrations and a general entry tickets available. People are advised to book quickly to avoid disappointment.

At the family event over 60 local and national food producers will be displaying their high quality produce.  Visitors will be able to browse, sample and even buy the tempting treats on offer.

While there, people can explore the original Earl Fitzwilliam's Workshops, now converted into a series of independent shops, antiques centre, play area and quaint cafes. 

Cllr Roy Miller, Cabinet spokesperson for Place, said: “We are delighted to see the arrival of such a high profile event to Elsecar. There will be lots of delicious food to try and buy and a great place to start your Christmas shopping.  We are sure visitors from near and far will have a great day out.”

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