Last year we welcomed 5* rated Mind Reader & Hypnotist Aaron Calvert, the amazing Matthew J Magic & Variety Arts. As well as this we hosted acclaimed comedians such as Justin Moorhouse, Dan Nightingale, Alex Boardman, Andre Vincent and Tony Cowards.
Hungry for more?
The North Leeds Food Festival is returning to Roundhay Park on June 30th – July 1st.
We’re back with more mouth-watering Street Food, fine Artisan Produce, superb Live Music & Live Entertainment.
International Street Food – Take a walk through the lush green fields of Roundhay Park and enjoy the many aromas tempting you into tastes from around the world. Pick from the best Street Food traders in the UK.
Tuck into a freshly prepared Paella or Pad Thai, bursting with flavour. Taste the gooey goodness of Artisan Melted Cheese, or nibble on Pomegranate topped Halloumi Fries.
Fancy something sweet? Pick up Spanish Churros, smothered in Belgian Chocolate. Taste a newly caramelized Crème Brule from its very own Caravan. Choose food from Japan, Italy, Peru, The U.S, or anywhere between! With over 31 different cuisines to choose from, you’ll be coming back for more.
Vegan? Pick from a minimum of 26 vegan dishes at the festival. On site vegan specialists will make sure you’re spoilt for choice.
Independent Drink – Lounge on a colourful striped deck chair in the sun. Take a sip on a Cold Beer, a glass of Champagne or a Cocktail loaded with fresh Strawberries. With 7 Independent Bars at the festival, we have you covered – whatever your tipple.
Want something non-alcoholic? No problem, we have a specialist bar squeezing Juices and Smoothies on the spot for you.
Fine Artisan Markets – Feel your senses heighten as you walk through the colours, tastes and smells of the giant Artisan Produce Markets. Tuck into a gooey Artisan Brownie. Pick up gourmet Fudge or luxury Cured Meats. Lover of cheese? We’ve loads of it. And from some of the best producers in the UK.
Something for later? We have everything from handmade Marshmallows, to Independent Wines and Gins. Specially assembled for the festival, you can take your pick from the finest artisan brands in the UK.
Live Music – Time to relax? Listen to the sounds of award winning Jazz, Soul and Pop performer Malaika. Dance to the Unique sounds of the Washboard Resonators on stage at the festival. Welcoming you to the festival and playing throughout will be the sounds of Will Forrester on Sax.
Over 26 performers, including a Choir will join us over the weekend for your listening pleasure.
Live Entertainment – Stroll across the bustling site and you will come to the Entertainment Arena. Here you will witness the mind-boggling talents of Matthew J. After this, be sure to catch Maynard Flip Flap with his world travelled shows. As a comedy genius, he’ll have you and your loved ones in stitches. Suitable for all ages, so you’re all welcome!
Children’s Entertainment – Kids? See the excitement on their faces as they watch the Magic Matt show taking place each day. Take part in the free kids quiz and fact-hunt all around the site. Be sure to swing by the Traditional Fun Fair and Inflatable Land on your way. We’ve heaps lined up for the kids – see our website for more info.
Limited Discounted Early Bird tickets are available – click here.
Supporting Mental Health – As always, our charity partner at the festival is Leeds Mind. We will be collecting donations through optional donations on ticket sales and many fun activities. We have raised over £6,000 so far… let’s get it to £10,000 this year!
Wellbeing – Walk through the dedicated wellbeing area at the festival this year. Here you will find everything from Independent Cosmetics, to Yoga Talks or healthy living interactions.
Art – As you walk through the bustling festival site, admire the artwork on display throughout the festival. Over the past three years, we have been building up this collection, working with talented local artists and Leeds Arts University.
Over 31 cuisines | 150+ Exhibitors and Performers | 7 Independent Bars | 2 Giant Artisan Produce Markets | Street Food | Dessert Stations | Live Entertainment | 26+ Live Performers | FREE Kids Activities and Kids Packs | FREE Deckchairs and Seating (no cost hire) | FREE Festival Programmes | Dedicated Wellbeing Area | Traditional Fun Fair | Inflatable Land | Exclusive Art Displays
Live Music Announced so far:
The Washboard Resonators
Cleve Freckleton Choir
+ More to be announced.
If you haven’t guessed it, you’re in for a good weekend and we’re bigger than ever.
Join the celebration in Roundhay Park this summer.
Limited Early Bird Tickets Available.
The North Leeds Food Festival is a family friendly celebration of International Influence and Local Talent, expressed through International Food, Independent Drink, Live Music, Arts and Charity. All of this is underpinned by our core philosophy to showcase and expose talent based in the locality.
The festival takes place in Roundhay Park, Leeds. A stunning location and one of Europe’s biggest urban parks. It is now heading into its third year, having attracted tens of thousands of attendees over the past two years.
To explore the core components, please use the menu links above, and to the right of the website.
Join the celebration.