A Celebration of the South

This May 2017 a brand new festival will be coming to the Dorset area in association with Poole Maritime Festival. Taste of the South is a 3 day FREE festival running from the 19th – 21st May 2017 in Poole Park. It will be a celebration of all things local from across the South of England which includes food, drink, produce, art, culture and entertainment. The timings for event are:

Friday 19th May: 12pm – 6pm

Saturday 20th May: 10am – 6pm

Sunday 21st May: 10am – 5pm

There will be exhibitions, tastings and samplings, chef demonstrations, to give you a true taste of the South.

The event will feature an outdoor food park, an artisan alley, family fun, maritime themed activities, a chef demonstration kitchen area and much more! The festival will be promoted locally and on a national level with a media and marketing campaign.

With the Poole Harbour Boat Show now attracting thousands of visitors each year, the festival takes place that same weekend in Poole Park and will complement the Boat Show and also the two day European Maritime Day Conference (a one off event for the Dorset area) what better way to showcase the South with something for everyone to enjoy, taste and buy which is locally sourced food, drinks and artisan products from art to bespoke creations. There will also be maritime activities and history about Poole and its maritime heritage from piracy and intrigue to James Bond.

For sponsorship opportunities or exhibiting enquiries please contact info@tastesouth.co.uk