The Forest Showcase Food & Drink Festival is back in the Speech House Hotel grounds on Sunday 1st October 2017..
The recipe for the weekend? ……..well take over 100 top local and artisan producers, a big serving of stunning hot food, add a dash of real ale and wine, interesting talks, parent & child cookery lessons and lots of children’s activities, top chef demos, stir in a competition or two with lashings of excellent live music, and arts & crafts, mix together to make a lovely foodie family day out.
Each year we bring you a wealth of free cookery demonstrations designed to get you cooking, with hints, tips and secrets from the experts. This year we are delighted to welcome our top local chefs and guests, all demos are free (as part of your admission ticket) to enter.
There are also regular Artisan Foodie talks and cookery workshops for you to get involved with!
The Forest Showcase Food & Drink Festival has attracted lots of producers showcasing the best in local, seasonal and speciality food and drink. It’s a great opportunity to get a real taste of the best of the Forest of Dean & surrounding areas – sample, enjoy and buy.
With Great Britain’s amazing mix of cultures and cuisines we thought it would be a shame to overlook some more exotic elements – so you can try Persian, Indian, Mexican as well as pulled pork, prime steak, and the best local burgers and sausages, for those with more traditional tastes!
After you’ve done your foodie shopping, sit out enjoying tasty hot food, a refreshing drink (or two), with great live music in the stunning surroundings.
The perfect recipe for a fun, foodie day out for the whole family.
As seen on BBC1.. Adele Live At The BBC (November 2015)
KT Star in her own right is an extremely gifted vocalist and natural performer, she has a warm personality and a style that draws upon the audience and makes them feel as though they are really connecting with her.Emotional performances are her speciality which is why an Adele Tribute comes so naturally to her.
KT Star approaches her work with a real passion that only comes from someone who really loves what they are doing.
Her eyes communicate the story as much as her vocals sing it, making her a believable and loved artistes by all her clients. This show adds a touch of class to any event big or small. Like Adele, KT Star has that rare ability to move her listeners with her stirring performance and stunning vocal ability portraying the heart felt lyrics of each individual song.
A unique Tribute Show featuring either a live band, an acoustic set or self contained for smaller, more intimate venues. Her show is one of the finest tributes to Adele currently on the market and is understandably highly sought and very much in demand.
One of the hottest Tribute shows around at the moment, Ajay takes you back to the great music and big hits from Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons as portrayed in the musical The Jersey Boys.
Ajay Jackson has been singing from the time he could walk. At the age of 16 he fronted a little Rock group called Tribute, at the age of 18 he came part of the Trio HIT THE MARK then 4 years later formed the vocal harmony trio UNFORGETTABLES, which toured all around the UK for 6 years. After this venture he then formed the Duo Versatility again touring all around the UK. In 2013 Ajay decided to embark on a solo career, and hasn’t looked back since. He features music from 60’s Soul n Motown to Frankie Valli to modern day Pop/Rock, In January 2015 Ajay launched a Tribute Show to The Jersey Boys, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. And here it is!