At Shobdon Airfield, Herefordshire HR6 9NR
 

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WELCOME!

Welcome to the website of the Shobdon Food and Flying Festival sponsored by Bestparks. Set in beautiful north Herefordshire surroundings at an historic WW2 airfield, our unique event combines the best local gastronomy, a host of aviation attractions, arts and crafts, demonstrations, live music and lots more. It means a visit to us is time the whole family can enjoy.

For Fliers: Browse the incredible collection of static aircraft and helicopters and watch dozens of interesting arrivals from around the country throughout the weekend. Why not find out if flying is the hobby for you by taking a light aircraft or helicopter trial flight over beautiful Herefordshire countryside? Click here for a full list of aviation attractions with more added regularly. For more on the history of Shobdon Airfield, click here

For Foodies: Sample and buy from over seventy of the very best food and drink producers from Herefordshire and the surrounding counties including succulent local meats, breads and cheeses as well as ice-cream, confectionery, cakes and much, much more. Sample award-winning local ciders, wines and ales brewed within just a few miles of our showground and enjoy incredible flavours from around the world. Click here for a full list of exhibitors with more added regularly. For more on the history of the Shobdon Food Festival, click here

Be sure to check back regularly for updates and follow us on Twitter and Facebook for the latest news. If you are an exhibitor interested in attending in 2017 click here.

The Shobdon Food & Flying Festival is kindly sponsored by Bestparks Country Holiday Parks whose stunning Pearl Lake Leisure Park is just half a mile from our showground. We are very grateful for their continued help and support. Learn more about them here.

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Pearl Lake, Shobdon

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An Evening With The Rat Pack! Join us on Friday the 30th of June at 7pm for an incredible night of live music starring ITV weather presenter Des Coleman who is part of the UK’s #1 Rat Pack tribute show. Click here for more information including how to buy your £5 early bird tickets. Click here for info about our Rat Pack Grand Auction.

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We have been promised not one, but two flypasts of planes from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight on the Sunday afternoon of the Festival. Click here for more information.

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We are thrilled to welcome Great British Bake Off favourite, Howard Middleton to our Demonstration Marquee, entry to which is included in the Festival ticket price. If you’d like to know when Howard will be showcasing his baking skills, click here. For more on all our demonstrating chefs click here.

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FILM CREDITS:

Camera Operator: Pat Fenlon
@patfenlonitv
Music: “Life of Riley” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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