Bude for Food

What’s it all about? Bude for Food celebrates the rich culinary heritage of Bude and Cornwall and will be held in the iconic Bude Castle grounds and will showcase food and drink producers from the Bude area and beyond. What happens? The festival features a menu of tasty events with an artisan food market; chef demonstrations and foodie master classes in the kitchen theatre; a bespoke covered picnic area with a range of vendors offering a wide choice of food; a bar offering fine Cornish ales, ciders and...

Bude and Stratton Folk Festival

Bude & Stratton Folk Festival is small friendly and very welcoming. It is held in the picturesque surroundings of Bude and nearby Stratton in North Cornwall on the late May Bank Holiday weekend. The Festival always welcomes a wide range of talented guest performers. This year these include internationally known folk artists such as Jim Causley, Jackie Oates and Liam Robinson. We are delighted also to welcome school children from Bude Junior School, who will give a dance display on Saturday morning and local morris sides, who will be dancing during the weekend.  Festival goers can participate in a variety of workshops, open mic stages, music sessions and sing...