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Neath Food and Drink Festival

Neath food festival logo 2023

Date: Friday 6th October and Saturday 7th October 2023

About the festival

Welcome to the Neath Food & Drink Festival, the annual celebration of the best of Welsh cuisine and hospitality! Held in the charming market town of Neath, South Wales, the festival is a must-visit event for foodies, families, and friends looking to indulge in a feast for the senses. 

The Neath Food & Drink Festival has a rich history, dating back to 2009. Since then, it has grown into a major attraction, becoming a beloved tradition for locals and visitors alike, drawing crowds of over 20,000 visitors each day. 

The festival takes place over two days in autumn, and is a true celebration of Welsh produce and culinary traditions, with a diverse range of over 50 vendors. The festival showcases everything from artisan cheeses and charcuterie to meat, dairy, seafood, organic vegetables, and desserts, as well as craft beers, ciders, and spirits. Visitors can browse through the colourful stalls and hot street food zone, chat with the passionate makers and local producers, and taste their way through a world of flavours. 

You can expect a diverse range of cuisine, from traditional Welsh desserts like Welsh cakes (a type of griddle cake) to contemporary fusion cuisine and street food from around the world. There are also plenty of vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options available. 

The Neath Food and Drink Festival is more than just a chance to indulge in some delicious food and drink. It's also a celebration of community, creativity, and culture. Throughout the festival, visitors can enjoy live music from local bands and artists, street performances, cooking demonstrations, and workshops. The festival has a lively and friendly atmosphere, with something for everyone to enjoy. 

If you're planning to attend the Neath Food & Drink Festival, be sure to come hungry and bring your sense of adventure. Whether you're a seasoned foodie or just looking for a fun day out with family and friends, the festival is sure to delight your taste buds and leave you with lasting memories. So mark your calendar and come join us for two days of food, drink, and celebration in the Dramatic Heart of Wales. 

We look forward to seeing you there! 


Directions to SA10
The Neath Food & Drink Festival
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Opening times

Date Time
Friday 6th October 10.00 - 18.00
Saturday 7th October 10.00 - 17.00

Visitor parking

Check Neath car parks for more information on location, opening times and tariffs:

Car park Location Capacity
High Street Car Park Neath 37
Milland Road Car Park Neath 450
Neath Multi-Storey Car Park (Access Now Via Prince Of Wales Drive) Neath 600
Rosser Street Car Park Neath 33

Please check to see any road works or closures in the area.



The exhibitor list for Neath Food and Drink Festival 2023.

Festival map