Ashby Christmas Fair 2015 – Archive

Food Gusto Ashby Christmas Fair Saturday 28th Nov 2015
Lower Market Street, Ashby de la Zouch LE65 1AF
10 am – 4.00pm. (Full details on all activities below)



What To Expect

At the 2015 Ashby Food Gusto Christmas Fair we are bringing together some of the region’s best Food & Drink Producers as well as selected Artisans Crafts.   We have a wide range of hot food & drink as well as a full entertainment programme.

What Will The Exhibitors Be Offering

Jams, Pickles, Pates, Breads, Cupcakes, Pies, Samosas, Patisseries, Indian Food, Cured Meats, Whisky, Champagne, Local Wines, Local Beers, Chocolates, Fudge, Gifts, Beauty Products, Bags and much much more.

Hot Food & Drink All Day

Ranging from Venison, Bison, Organic Beef Burgers & Sausages, Samosas to Thai , Wood Fired Pizza and freshly made Crepes. This can washed down with a Local Cider, English Wine, Specialist Spirit, Hot Chocolate, Specialist Tea or Barista Coffee.


The event will be opened at 10.00 by the Mayor of Ashby.  Santa will be at the event all day with his new sleigh so bring the kids early and they could be one of the first 150 and receive a free present.

Santa and his new Sleigh
















Throughout the day there will be music from:

  • Leicestershire Co-Op Brass Band
  • Ashby Concordia Choir
  • The Jays Vintage Vocal Group
  • James Plimmer
  • Donisthorpe School Choir
  • Community Roots Choir
  • Carol Singing

Lastly, to finish the event off there will be a Snowflake Finale at 4pm so make sure to get the children down to watch the Snow Flake explosion!

Free Parking

Free Parking at North Street & South Street Car Parks for the day.  Please note other car parks will be charging as usual.


The Town Toilets will be open during event times.

Pictures from the 2014 Food Gusto Christmas Fair: