Category Archives: Festivals

It’s back! The London Coffee Festival at Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane – 7th to 10th April, 2016

We are very excited that The London Coffee Festival is back from 7-10th April! Check out the cool line-up for the Coffee Masters competition: http://www.londoncoffeefestival.com/WhatsOn/CoffeeMasters   Get discounted tickets in advance, so you don’t miss out: 2 tickets for £25 … Continue reading

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Launching Vodka Rocks (9th-15th November, 2015) – London celebration of Snow Queen vodka with Bottomless Bloody Marys & special Screwdriver dessert at The Jones Family Project!

The Jones Family Project and the delightful, five times distilled, organic Snow Queen vodka are involved in the inaugural Vodka Rocks next week, during National Vodka Week: a week long celebration of vodka in London (9th-15th November, 2015). This will … Continue reading

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Taste of London round up feat K Town pop up by Gizzi Erkskine, Manomasa tortilla chips and Pot&Co desserts

We were lucky enough to win tickets to the K-Town pop up by Gizzi Erskine. If, like us, you’re not that familiar with Korean food this was a great introduction to the exciting things happening in the Seoul food scene. … Continue reading

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Chicago Food Festival: Taste of Chicago 09th-13th July, 2014

If you are able to go, check out one of the largest American food festivals with key local chefs, who are at the top of their game, foodtrucks and bands. Entry is free, but you will need to get food … Continue reading

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City Pantry pop-up – outside Tesco Kensington store!

We went to check out the latest foodie treats at the City Pantry pop-up stalls – located on the forecourt outside the Tesco Kensington store. What a great idea and several different dishes to try from countries around the world, … Continue reading

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The London Coffee Festival at Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane

We went to meet Jesse and Arya from Nuffnang UK and fellow bloggers, and experience The London Coffee Festival together. It was great to be able to walk straight passed the massive queues creeping round the corner, and into the … Continue reading

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Cubana stall – part of We Are Waterloo Festival

We thoroughly enjoyed the wonderful flavours of the slow-cooked Cuban pork, and decided to succumb to the tempting donuts on offer – particularly loved the caramel and orange honey glazed ones. Mauricio, it was great talking to you. Now we … Continue reading

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New Orleans Jazz Festival – 26th April to 5th May, 2013

The annual highlight of any jazz fans calendar. The Big Easy’s annual jazz and heritage festival includes acts from George Benson, BB King, Billy Joel and Patti Smith. Head over to http://www.nojazzfest.com for more information and to purchase tickets. Tickets … Continue reading

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Feast – London food festival from 6th – 9th December, 2012

Feast is the latest food festival from the people behind The Long Table, a hugely successful night market run in Dalston. Feast is inside an old sorting post office and looks beautiful, hung with huge twinkly lights and areas for … Continue reading

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A Blues Festival not to miss!

A free event in Grant Park,USA from 8th-10th June, 2012, the Chicago Blues Festival has performances including from blues greats Texas Johnny Brown and Mavis Staples. One not to miss!!! Check out links: http://www.chicagobluesfestival.us http://www.explorechicago.org

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