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February 9, 2016 Olney Pancake Race
At 11:55 am on Shrove Tuesday each year, energetic local ladies in traditional housewife attire (including skirt, apron and scarf) run 415 yards through the streets of Olney carrying a frying pan. Pancakes are tossed at the start of the race and the winner must toss her pancake again at the finish. The race has been run since around 1445 and since 1950, the contest has been an international event between Olney and Liberal, Kansas in America.
February 10-11, 2016
The Source Food & Drink Trade Show
Exeter, Devon, England
The Source trade show brings together two established trade events, The Source & Taste of the West trade show and the Expowest Westcountry catering trade show.
February 10-11, 2016
Caterex Catering and Hospitality Show
Skegness, Lincolnshire, England
Richmond Holiday Centre. Following the success of Caterex 2015, we are proud to announce an expected bumper attendance for the 2016 show, many stands are expected to be re-booked, with the addition of exciting new exhibitors joining us in Skegness. If you are a business within the Catering or Hospitality sectors then why not join us at Caterex and see what's happening for the new season. Your Caterex tickets can be ordered direct from this website. For exhibitors make sure your space is secured at the premier catering show on the East Coast of the UK. Visit the exhibitor's section to find out how you can get involved.
February 16-18, 2016 Ice Cream Expo 2016
Whether you are in ingredients, machinery, production, distribution or retail, you will appreciate that Ice cream is big business in the U.K. The show attracts over 1700 visitors from across the UK and mainland Europe involved in every aspect of the trade, many of whom are the industry’s decision makers.
February 17-20, 2016 National Winter Ales Festival
CAMRA (Campaign for Real Ale) is proud to present a selection of 300+ British and Foreign beers, Real Ale in a Bottle, Ciders, and Perries. Food will be available all day.
February 19-21, 2016
Wakefield Festival of Food, Drink and Rhubarb
Wakefield, West Yorkshire, England
Wakefield’s famous Yorkshire Forced Rhubarb has joined the hallowed ranks of Europe’s protected foods. Yorkshire Forced Rhubarb has been elevated to the same status as Champagne and Parma Ham. If it’s not from the Yorkshire rhubarb triangle, it can’t be called Yorkshire Forced Rhubarb. Wakefield Festival of Food, Drink and Rhubarb is one of the first major foodie events in the UK’s festival calendar. The festival celebrates the tradition of Forced Rhubarb growing in Wakefield, offering the finest regional produce and showcasing the most talented local chefs.
February 24-25, 2016 Casual Dining Show
Casual Dining will feature over 120 hand-picked food, drink, technology and equipment exhibitors doing business with the best senior buyers and decision makers from across the branded restaurant and pub sectors, as well as the finest independent and multiple operators that the casual dining sector has to offer.
February 26, 2016 UK Coffee Leader Summit 2016
The event offers access to the latest market insight, inspirational thinking, debate and unparalleled business development and networking opportunities.
February 27-28, 2016 VegfestUK - Brighton, England
VegfestUK Brighton is a celebration of all things vegan with loads of stalls serving awesome food as well as bodycare, clothes, accessories, gifts and also lots of campaigning groups and merchandise, plus stacks of info, talks, demos, performances, passion and positive energy. Loads of freebies and tasters add to the attraction.
February 29-March 3, 2016 Hotelympia 2016
The UK's largest hospitality and foodservice event renowned for its leading product showcase, live features and culinary competitions.
February 18-20, 2015
A Theatre of Beer: Battersea Beer Festival
Following the major fire at the Battersea Arts Centre on Friday 13th March 2015 there is NO CAMRA South West London Battersea Beer Festival in 2016 at this venue.
February 26, 2015 Tourism and Leisure Show
Maldon, Essex, England
The show is now in its 20th year, with over 90 exhibitors and continues to grow both in reputation, and visitor and exhibitor numbers, on a yearly basis. For the forth year running, there will be a "Taste Essex" area, where local producers and restaurants are invited to come exhibite. We want people to start making associations with the wonderful produce that originates from Essex. The core target market of visitors to the event are Coach and Tour Operators, and Group Travel Organisers. The General Public are also invited, as it’s important to attract local customers too – this is a captive audience, and it really is the perfect “show-case” to promote Essex as a whole.
February 8, 2014 Potato Day Event 2014
Stowmarket, Suffolk, England
This annual event has run for 17 years and centres around a facility of gardeners to source varieties of seed potatoes - Scottish or Irish tubers. There is tastings and a number of side attractions including secondhand tools, fresh produce sales, seed retailer, cake stall, etc. as well as all the retail attractions on the Stonham barns site.
February 13-14, 2013 Feast East Food & Drink Festival
Costessey, Norwich, England
Trade Only Event. Norfolk Catering & Hospitality Expo Incorporating Feast East. For this 2013 event, Tastes of Anglia will be integrating their popular food and drink show - Feast East – into this exclusive two day trade show, where exhibitors supplying our vitally important Tourism industry will be under one roof. Food and drink producers from the East of England.
February 16, 2012 Chocolate, Why Do We Love It?
There's a scientific explanation to why we love chocolate. Learn about it so you can justify indulging in it! Join us for a fun mix of talks and a wine and chocolate pairing.
February 3-4, 2009 Wine + - Olympia, London, UK
WINE+, the UK's only dedicated on-trade wine event, where vetted suppliers showcase wines, accessories and equipment and connect with key buyers and decision makers from the restaurant, pub and hotel trade.
February 28, 2009 Berryfields Food Festival
Meriden, West Midlands, UK
Tickle your tastebuds with free tastings of some of the delicious products in our new Farm Shop.
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