Running from Saturday 24th June to Sunday 2nd July, the week long festival has events for people of all ages across the county of Pembrokeshire, celebrating the county’s superb fish and shellfish, the spectacular coastline, and maritime heritage. The festival attracts visitors from across Britain, Europe and beyond and is enjoyed by families and foodies alike.
Celebrating not just the County’s abundance of seafood and local produce but also its beautiful coast and beaches, clean seas, fishing heritage and community spirit, there really is something for all ages and tastes!
Whether you’re a seasoned foodie or fish fanatic the event promises to have plenty of eating out opportunities to get your mouth watering, from fish feasts to luxury BBQ’s, taster evenings , to guest chef nights and even seashore grazing menus.
Other delicious events will include cookery workshops, demonstrations and master classes Already confirmed to feature is Celebrity Chef Dean Edwards from ITV’s Lorraine program, look out for more chef announcements in the new year!
Dance off your meal with live local music, or to satisfy your appetite and adrenaline why not try kayaking or Coasteering with a seashore lunch. There are also lots of great family activities to enjoy. Children can participate in art and craft sessions, crab catching or beach and river exploring. And from rock pools to rock music head to Pembroke Castle on Saturday 4th July for Kings and Queens of the Castle band night.
Throughout the week there will also be plenty of leisurely outdoor activities to whet your appetite from guided coastal walks, boat and fishing trips, cycle hire to seashore foraging sessions. For the keen angler there will be fishing competitions with lessons and taster days for beginners and those simply wanting to improve their skills.
The festival will begin with an Opening event at Milford Fish Docks on Saturday 27th July, with plenty of stands, chef demos, cookery workshops, live music and hands on family activities plus tasty dishes to sample in the ‘Blas-y-tir’ Feast on Fish pop-up restaurant.
There are plenty of outdoor activities as well, guided coastal walks, seashore foraging, snorkelling sessions, crab catching, boat trips, kayaking and of course fishing!
Please visit the festival’s website for full details..