The 2nd Althorp Food & Drink Festival took place on Saturday 24 – Sunday 25th September, 2016. 

Celebrating the best producers and suppliers in Northamptonshire and its surrounding counties, over 4,000 people attended and enjoyed the wide variety of mouth-watering tastings and activities on offer.


Over 50 local producers and suppliers attended the event including a pop-up by local restaurant Bread & Pullet.


Celebrity Masterchef entrant The Revd. Richard Coles and Great British Bake-Off Contestant Martha Collison gave talks about their experiences.


Demonstrations by Aldo Zilli, Richard Bainbridge and Carmella amongst others were enjoyed by all.


There was fun for all the family with entertainment including Mad Science, Bugtopia, Falconry, biscuit decorating and story-telling as well as music by a variety of performers throughout the weekend.