Crowned MasterChef Champion 2018 Kenny Tutt Joins Foodies Festival

Crowned MasterChef Champion 2018 Kenny Tutt Joins Foodies Festival

Foodies Festival, the UK’s biggest celebration of food and drink, returns with a mouth-watering summer series of events throughout the country, and this year is excited to welcome MasterChef 2018 champion Kenny Tutt to the stage, who will be showcasing his award winning recipes.

Enjoying the sweet taste of victory. Kenny promises to cook a sizzling array of bold and innovative dishes throughout the summer at Foodies Festival in Brighton, Bristol and London’s Syon Park. He will join an all-star line up who will be cooking their favourite summer recipes in the Chef’s Theatre, including host of Saturday Kitchen host Matt TebbuttGreat British Bake Off Winner 2017 Sophie Faldo, C4’s Sunday Brunch Simon Rimmer, and renowned chef Vivek SinghMichelin-starred chefs Atul Kochhar, Josh Eggleton, Stephen Crane, Robert Potter and Brad Carter will also take to the stage, as well as My Kitchen Rules host Glynn Purnell, MasterChef Winner 2017 Saliha Mahmood-Ahmed & healthy eating sensation Bettina Campolucci-Bordi to name but a few, all offering recipe secrets and tips to take home.

Kenny Tutt, commented: “Winning MasterChef still feels like a dream. I have experienced the most incredible opportunity. With so many talented people and I can’t wait to continue my culinary journey by demonstrating at Foodies Festival this summer.”

MasterChef 2018 finalists David Crichton and Nawamin Pinpathomrat. Will also take to the Foodies Festival at London’s Syon Park. Stage serving up their inspiring creations which propelled them to this year’s final.

Simon Rimmer, Host of C4’s Sunday Brunch, added: “Foodies Festival has really made its name as the UK’s best food and drink festival and I’m very excited to be joining this year’s line-up of exceptionally talented chefs in what’s set to be the best series of summer festivals yet.”

Each three-day event will celebrate live music into the night on the newly launched stage. With performances from much-loved headliner Toploader, power pop rock group Dodgy and hugely admired band The Hoosiers. Supported by Musicians Against Homelessness. The live music stage will see hundreds of talented emerging bands and solo artists perform. Across all seven Foodies Festivals in Brighton, Bristol, London, Birmingham, Cheshire, Edinburgh and Oxford. With tickets raising money for UK-wide homelessness charity Crisis.

Fantastic live music adds the cherry on top of an unrivalled foodie feast. Proving there’s no better place to be this summer than Foodies Festival – a gastronomic Glastonbury!

Foodies Festivals 2018 venues and dates:

Brighton Hove Lawns – 5, 6, 7 May Bank Holiday Weekend

Bristol The Downs – 11, 12,13 May

London Syon Park – 26, 27, 28 May Bank Holiday

Birmingham Cannon Hill Park – 22, 23, 24 June

Cheshire Tatton Park – 13, 14, 15 July

Edinburgh – 3, 4, 5 August Bank Holiday

Oxford South Parks – 25, 26, 27 August Bank Holiday


Ticket prices and opening times:

Tickets are on sale now at and 0844 9951111

Children aged 12 and under go free on earlybird tickets to all Foodies Festivals when accompanied by an adult.

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