About Us

Set across Highcliffe high street and recreation ground, this family friendly festival is a celebration of the finest local produce, crafts and cookery. Highcliffe’s festival is like no other, a great celebration and huge street party in one. Look out for gourmet artisan stalls, fabulous street food, celebrity chefs, cookery demonstrations, live music, children’s entertainment and much, much more.

And most importantly – FREE ENTRY

Food & Drink

A mouth watering selection of food and drink from the best local producers for you to enjoy. A fantastic opportunity to sample something different, or an old favourite reworked with a twist. You’ll be spoilt for choice of sweet and savoury treats washed down with a glass or two of local beer or specialist spirits.

Please find our list of traders here

Arts & Crafts

One of the south’s best arts and crafts events, curated by well-known local company ‘The Little Craft Shack’, the festival brings together some of the most creative, unique and talented local artists. Gifts, home decor, jewellery, there’s something for everyone.

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Local Legends Food Theatre

Celebrity chefs, TV personalities and some of the greatest talent from local restaurants and hotels will inspire you with ideas for tasty nutritious food.

Demonstration timetable and local legends chef line up here.


Entertainment for the whole family with live bands, singers and local performance groups. Whatever the age, there’ll be something to enjoy.

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Kids Zone

As a family event, there are numerous activities for children of all ages to enjoy. Entertainers, treasure hunts, hands-on crafts. The activities are all great fun and often very educational, so plan for a great day out.

Kids Kitchen Programme Kids Zone Programme