Meet this year’s ‘Theatre of Fire and Smoke’ chefs

The Theatre of Fire and Smoke is back for 2018 and we have a great line-up of BBQ legends ready to impress with smokin’ hot demonstrations! Ben Forte  BBQ legend Ben Forte is the co-host of the smash… Read More

Live Music

Cataclews at Powderham Castle

Saturday 6th October   10am – Cataclews Ceilidh Band        Cataclews are a four piece ceilidh band – fiddle, guitar, melodeon, bodhran and vocals – based in Trevone near Padstow Cornwall. The band plays and sings Cornish,… Read More

Festival Chefs


James Strawbridge        Cornish Development Chef James Strawbridge has worked in food and drink around the South West for over a decade. James started his career as a TV presenter, Chef and Sustainable Living Expert. He has… Read More

Judi Spiers announced as the first ambassador to the Powderham Food Festival

Judi Spiers

The Powderham Food Festival at Powderham Castle has grown in size, structure and importance since its inception in 2012 and is now a very much established date in the Devon, if not the South West, diary. Situated in… Read More

Festival Exhibitors

Powderham Food Festival attracts some of the finest food and drink producers in the South West, as well as a select group of high quality gifts and crafts. Below is a list of the 2018 exhibitors to give… Read More

Matt Pang

Matt’s show is a highly interactive one-man variety extravaganza, with an eclectic mix of fancy feats and top tricks. Presented in a Music Hall and Vaudevillian style with a contemporary edge which will take you back to the… Read More

The Fire Masters

Marcus Bawdon

Marcus Bawdon: King of Utopia and editor of UK BBQ Magazine will be running through some exciting demonstrations on cooking ‘dirty’ straight over the coals and also some great vegetable dishes to add some variety to your BBQ… Read More