Professional Cooking Demonstrations

Throughout our 3 day weekend, professional chefs and bakers will be wowing audiences with their culinary skills with live cookery demos.

This year we have 2 Bake Off Stars, Howard Middleton and Yorkshire’s own Karen Wright! The Pigott Brothers who were runners-up in the final of 2017’s The Great Family Cooking Showdown on BBC2 are also in attendance. As well as other returning favourites such as Nigel Brown, Stephanie Moon and MasterChef’s Chris Hale.

These demos will be held in the food marquee at various times during the festival and are completely FREE of charge to watch!




Howard Middleton – 11am, 1pm & 3pm

Karen Wright – 12noon & 2pm


Chris Hale – 11am & 2pm

Nigel Brown – 12noon

Pigott Brothers – 1pm & 3pm


Stephanie Moon – 11am, 1pm & 3pm