Opening Times - Saturday 10am to 5pm and Sunday 10am to 4pm.

We have some incredible celebrity chefs, regional food & drink traders and local entertainers this year. Make sure you sign up to our newsletter or follow us on social media to hear the latest updates.

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Tea Seller
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We have an amazing chef line up this year! more announcements coming soon

Take a look at our exciting celebrity chefs who will be making star appearances at the festival. More announcements coming soon – our fabulous Saturday line up is TV chef and author, Rosemary Shrager. Rosemary will be sharing Saturday’s stage with long-standing TV chef and presenter Phil Vickery. Also returning is Bishop Auckland’s Mike Bartley, MasterChef contender and a favourite at the region’s food festivals. Mike, Phil and Rosemary will be joined by crowd favourite and TV presenter Chris Bavin, who returns as host.

With so many local and regional food & drink traders, we are going to be spoilt for choice this year. Announcements coming soon.

We had some amazing traders showcasing at Seaham Food Festival 2023. A range of fantastic street food traders and artisan food producers. Check out our A-Z List of traders attending last year and we look forward to announcing our 2024 traders soon.

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Live music and performances from some of the region’s finest

We hope you enjoyed our amazing music and live entertainment performers last year. ‘Check out the line up from 2023 below and look out for news about this year’s line up coming soon.