Ashby Christmas Fair

This December at the Ashby Christmas Fair as we brought together some of the region’s best Food & Drink Producers as well as selected Artisans Crafts. The event ran from 10:30am till 5:00pm on Saturday 1st and 10:30am till 4:30pm on Sunday 2nd December. We also had great entertainment for all the family including live music and Children’s rides. 

Where Was It Held?

The Ashby Christmas Fair was held on the 1st & 2nd of December 2018 in Ashby on Market Street, with stalls opening from 10.30am to 5.00pm on Saturday and 10.30am to 4.30pm on Sunday. You can find us by using the postcode LE65 1AF in your satnav or using the map below. You can find parking in various Council Car Parks in the town. The event was free to enter.

What Was On Offer?

Hot food was available both days, so people dined out on anything from Organic Beef Burgers, Sausages, Charcoal Grilled Chicken & Samosas to Thai, Wood Fired Pizza and freshly made Crepes. This was washed down with a Local Cider, English Wine, Specialist Spirit, Hot Chocolate, Specialist Tea or Barista Coffee.

 

There was an amazing list of food products on sale, including Samosas and Pakoras, artisan cheese, assorted home baked cakes including – Cupcakes, traybakes, cake slices and large cakes, award winning Melton Mowbray pies, donuts, popcorn, candy floss, fantastic fresh cookies, handmade chopping boards and kitchen equipment, home crafted garden furniture, homemade truffles, caramels, sweet cones and novelty chocolates, local handmade fudge, olives, nuts and baklavas, pick and mix cheese, rarebreed meats and even Vegan and Vegetarian cooking. We also had artisan coffee, milk shakes and smoothies, local wines, distinctive London Gins, farm produced cider, flavoured liqueurs, Gin, Vodka and sparkling gold bubbly.

 

 

Entertainment

There was a great entertainment programme throughout the weekend, with a range of live music, community activities and children’s rides. Find out more on our entertainment page here.

If you have any questions or are interested in exhibiting in future events, call us on 01530 411337 or email us at info@foodgusto.com.