Letchworth Beer & World Food Festival brings in visitors from across Hertfordshire

PUBLISHED: 17:28 04 October 2017 | UPDATED: 17:42 04 October 2017

Letchworth Beer & World Food Festival 2017. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Letchworth Beer & World Food Festival 2017. Picture: Karyn Haddon

Archant

Letchworth Beer & World Food Festival was a roaring success at the weekend, as visitors flocked to indulge on food and drink from around the globe.

Dan Locke and Peter Josling enjoy a pint of Krombacher. Picture: Karyn HaddonDan Locke and Peter Josling enjoy a pint of Krombacher. Picture: Karyn Haddon

The town centre was filled with stalls and stands selling delicious food and drink to appeal to all tastes, from marshmallow kebabs to Chinese stir-fry noodles.

To top off the atmosphere and festivities, visitors enjoyed a live music stage, large beer tent and beer yoga throughout the weekend.

Letchworth town manager Tom Hardy said: “The town centre was full of new and regular visitors at the weekend.

“With a large beer tent, food stalls, fun fair and lots of free activities in the town people flocked from all over the county to enjoy the second Letchworth Beer and World Food Festival.

James Mercer, 10, and Iona Mercer, 8, enjoy the food at the festival. Picture: Karyn HaddonJames Mercer, 10, and Iona Mercer, 8, enjoy the food at the festival. Picture: Karyn Haddon

“As well as the event being a huge success, I was particularly pleased to hear that many retailers in the town centre benefited from this influx visitors, boasting of much higher takings over the weekend.”

For upcoming events organised by Letchworth BID, visit loveletchworth.com.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the The Comet

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists