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Washboard Resonators Food Drink Festival
Live music & cookery theatre line up announced’ for Ilkley Food & Drink Festival


The anticipated foodie event releases it’s Cookery Theatre & Entertainment Line up, featuring The Box Tree’s Michael Carr & Paul Leonard of The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa.

Organisers release full line up on the IIkley Food and Drink Festival Website, focusing on variety and local talent.

“It’s taken time and effort to choose such a quality mixture of entertainment and we are all so incredibly proud to showcase some of the most existing and emerging talent on our doorstep.” - Michael Johnston, Festival Director.

Over 100 performers will perform in the live music area, such as the impressive Carioca Soul, a new Latin Jazz project inspired by the music of Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66.

You’ll be on your feet with Lucy’s Pop Choir who sing popular songs we all know and love, perfect with a deck chair and beer!

Hungry? The region’s top chefs ,Michael Carr of The Box Tree, Stephanie Moon of Rudding Park & Paul Leonard of The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa will all be there to get you inspired in the kitchen.

“The festival runs on the ethos ‘Internationally inspired, locally produced. The Chef’s Demo area is no different. Ilkley boasts brilliant talent, we’re here to celebrate it. We’ve partnered with Yorkshire Food Guide to bring some of the region’s best chefs.“ Michael Johnston, Festival Director.

Thousands are expected to descend on the East Holmes Field on June 29-30, 2019.

Tickets and Info are available at:

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