The ‘Bake Off’ is back!

The Great Leamington  ‘Bake Off’ is back!  Are you the next Mary Berry or Paul Hollywood? Download your entry form Leamington Bake Off Competition 2017 Entry Forms

For your chance to be crowned winner of ‘The Leamington Bake Off’ just bring along your delicious homemade traybakes, cakes and or bread to the Leamington Food & Drink Festival on Sunday 10th September for judging by our panel of experts including:

  • Jenny Hudson from Sweet As Cake Emporium
  • Curtis Stewart from Restaurant 23
  • Laura Hamilton from Queans Restaurant
  • Chris Theophilus-Bevis from Haddie & Trilby

All the family can join in!  Here are the categories…..


  • Under 10yrs ‘Tray Bake’
  • 10 – 16yrs ‘Undecorated Victoria Sponge Cake’
  • Any Age ‘Chocolate Cake’
  • Over 16′ Sweet or Savoury Tart’ 
  • Over 16 ‘ Celebration Cake’ (to be judged on decoration only). Just let your imagination run
  • Over 16 ‘Bread’

On the day:

  • 10 – 12am: Drop off at the Bake Off Tent
  • 12.00 – 2.00pm: Judging
  • 3.30pm: Prize giving at the Bandstand

We have some fabulous prizes up for grabs including:

  • A Three course meal for 2 with Champagne at Queans Restaurant
  • Be an ‘apprentice baker’ at Haddie and Trilby including dinner for 2
  • A spectacular cake worth £80 from Sweet As.

Please register your entry in advance.

Video of the 2014 Food & Drink Festival

Watch the video from the 2014 Food & Drink Festival to get you in the mood for this years event!

The popular Royal Leamington Spa Food & Drink Festival attracts around 25,000 people and returns every September.

Considered one of the top 10 autumn festivals in the UK (Telegraph 2013), it is FREE to attend and features an exciting action-packed programme over two days.

Showcasing a diverse array of food and drink products – there are 150 unique stalls, a Live Kitchen, a BBQ Masterclass Area, Kids Cookery School, Live Music and Entertainment.

It is always a fun filled weekend that will have everyone’s taste buds tingling and feet tapping.

Image Gallery

Gallery of Images

Here’s some of our favourite images, from the last 8 years of Leamington’s Food & Drink Festival, for new and past visitors!



Volunteers – We Need You!

Crowds gather at the Leamington Food and Drink Festival


Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th September

The Food & Drink Festival takes place in the Pump Room Gardens in Leamington Spa and attracts 25,000 people over 2 days.

As well as the experience of taking part in this fantastic action packed fun event,  we will say thank you to our volunteers with a food voucher that can be redeemed at the event on the day you volunteer.

For more information please contact  or  01926 470 634

Getting Here