Eeeeeeh we are so excited for this here at Kids of Bath HQ as Tom Kerridge’s awesome food and music festival, Pub in the Park, comes to Royal Victoria Park in Bath on 21-23 June….
Following on from last year’s success, Tom Kerridge’s Pub in the Park will, once again, come to Bath as part of the festival’s eight date UK tour. Pub in The Park is back on 21-23 June in Royal Victoria Park and it’s bigger and better than ever before so buy tickets now to avoid disappointment.
There will be a selection of awesome pop-up pubs including Tom Kerridge’s The Hand & Flowers as well as The Hardwick, Café Murano, Midsummer House, The Churchill Arms and local establishments The King William, The Marlborough Tavern and The Pony & Trap. The King William will offer Truffled Mac & Cheese, Bath Chaps with Apple Sauce, and Cornish Crab on Sourdough. The Marlborough Tavern’s menu will include Cauliflower and Heritage Carrot Pakoras with Red Lentil Dhal, Fried Curry Leaves and Fresh Mango and Coriander; Lamb with Aubergine and Chickpea Tagine, Cucumber, Yoghurt, Pomegranate and Fresh Mint; and Salt and Pepper Squid with Chilli Jam, Spring Onion, Fresh Lime and Basil. All of the mouth-watering menus can be viewed here.
Top chefs will be live on the demonstration stage giving you tips and showcasing classic recipes; don’t miss the likes of Angela Hartnett, Josh Eggleton, Stephen Terry, Daniel Clifford, Nick Deverell-Smith and Ping Coombes. The brilliant Fred Sirieix (of First Dates fame) will be opening the show on the Friday night and taking a Q&A session on the Chef Demo stage too. There will also be book signings by food writer, stylist and broadcaster, Rosie Birkett who will introduce her new book The Joyful Home Cook; and two Michelin starred chef, chief patron of Midsummer House and TV regular, Daniel Clifford with his part cookbook, part autobiography, Out of my Tree.
Dark Horse Wine, London Prosecco, Champagne Piaff, Chase Gin and Vodka and the Greene King Bar will be serving up an array of drinks, plus there will also be hundreds of gastronomic goodies from local and national producers in the artisan shopping village.
The brilliant food and drink can also be enjoyed whilst listening to awesome music on the main stage. Rave all night with Basement Jaxx (DJ set) on Friday, sing along to all your Texas favourites on Saturday, chill whilst enjoying Will Young’s beautiful vocals on Sunday and don’t forget the rest of the awesome line-up including Gabrielle, Soul II Soul Sound System, The Bluetones, The Cuban Brothers, Natalie Williams and the Soul Family.
If you’re bringing the whole family to Pub in the Park, there will be glitter and face painting as well as fun activities and games for kids of all ages to enjoy. Kids’ entertainment will be on offer at the Saturday afternoon and Sunday sessions.
Tom Kerridge said “Last year’s Pub in the Park in Bath was so much fun, I can’t wait to bring lush food, world class chefs, ace music and an awesome vibe to the city again from 21st June!”
Weekend tickets can be purchased, as well as session tickets which give you access to the Pub in the Park site and entertainment on Friday evening from 6pm to 10.30pm, on Saturday afternoon from 11.30am to 4.30pm, on Saturday evening from 6pm to 10.30pm, and the Lazy Sunday afternoon will open from 1pm to 7pm.Tickets can be purchased from Bath Box Office by calling 01225 463362 or online, or via the Pub in the Park website https://www.pubintheparkuk.com/bath.