Nourish Festival, now in its 6th year, has become a highly anticipated event with fine food, craft and music of the highest quality presented in the heart of Bovey Tracey designed to feed the body, the mind and the senses.
This Free Festival celebrates all things great about our local food, drink and craft producers filling Bovey Tracy’s Fore Street on Saturday 31st August. Nourish has a simple mission: Introducing you to the best from the South West of England. Expect artisan cheeses, preserves, bread, meat, fish, cakes, cordials, vegetables, herbs, gin, beer, wine, liqueurs, cider, relishes, pates, handmade chocolates, oils, pies and even speciality mushrooms.
Bovey Tracey’s Fore Street will be filled with a mouth-watering selection of street food vendors from 10am-5pm - there's no need to go hungry.
The Nourish Music programme will return this year presenting leading classical artists delivering high-quality live performances, from The Brodsky Quartet on Friday 30th August at 7:30pm, The Meridianum Ensemble on Saturday 31st August at 1pm and Pianist Martin Roscoe in the evening of 31st August. All of which are truly a unique experience!
The Nourish Gin Festival is a firm favourite and our taste of the juniper juice continues unabated. What can you expect? Samples for you to enjoy, meet the South West producers and industry experts of artisan gin and gather with us to enjoy your favourite tipple outside the Dartmoor Whiskey Distillery…. all for The Love of Gin
The Nourish Craft Fair hosted in the Methodist Church Hall on Saturday 31 August the Nourish Craft Fair presents a choice selection of finely handmade products you can meet and buy from a fine collection of makers from across the South West. Craft demonstrations and other craft events will take place at Devon Guild of Craftsmen.
Lego Banquet at Nourish Festival come and join ‘Brick Ideas’ for a nourishing Lego workshop and help build a Lego banquet in the Methodist Church Hall. From 10am till 4pm come and build your favourite cake, vegetable, fruit or just something crunchy from Lego, run by Julian from www.brickideas.co.uk £2 per 6+ age.
You’ve got all day eat your way up the street and drink your way down and in between sit and relax, listen to music, meet makers and soak up the atmosphere.
The Nourish Festival is a community initiative led by The Craft Festival and the Cheese Shed. The Food & Craft Fair, Gin Festival on Saturday 31st August are free entry. Concerts on August 30th & 31st are ticketed. Full details and performances and ticket information can be found at www.nourishfestival.org Tickets will also available via our box office at The Devon Guild of Craftsmen.