A shot from the Great Yorkshire Vegan Food Festival

Eight food and drink festivals to visit in Leeds and Yorkshire

Yorkshire boats some of the best produce in the country and May marks the beginning of the food festival season, so here are seven diary dates to whet your appetite.

Feast your eyes on these food festivals from Leeds to Filey and from May to October.

Designer vegan labels Safe and Wild, plus a huge range of goodies including candles, jewellery, and animal treats. Its also a great place to shop if youre looking to go plastic-free. May 12, 10.30am-4.30pm. Entry 5, U16s free.

1. Great Yorkshire Vegan Festival

Designer vegan labels Safe and Wild, plus a huge range of goodies including candles, jewellery, and animal treats. Its also a great place to shop if youre looking to go plastic-free. May 12, 10.30am-4.30pm. Entry 5, U16s free.
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Running until the end of May, the three-week long festival showcases the best independent bars, cafes and restaurants in the city. To see the full programme and buy tickets go to leedsindiefood.co.uk

2. Leeds Indie Food Festival

Running until the end of May, the three-week long festival showcases the best independent bars, cafes and restaurants in the city. To see the full programme and buy tickets go to leedsindiefood.co.uk
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Michelin-starred chef Tom Kerridge is bringing his festival to Yorkshire for the first time from May 31-June 2. The event, in Roundhay Park, will feature some of our own most renowned eateries hosting their own gastro pubs.

3. Pub in the Park

Michelin-starred chef Tom Kerridge is bringing his festival to Yorkshire for the first time from May 31-June 2. The event, in Roundhay Park, will feature some of our own most renowned eateries hosting their own gastro pubs.
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A host of celebrity chefs will be at the event in Skipton on July 20-21. Mary Berry, The Hairy Bikers, Lisa Faulkner and Brian Turner will all be on hand to offer advice and inspiration.

4. Yorkshire Dales Food and Drink Festival

A host of celebrity chefs will be at the event in Skipton on July 20-21. Mary Berry, The Hairy Bikers, Lisa Faulkner and Brian Turner will all be on hand to offer advice and inspiration.
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