It is aimed at showcasing what Ottery has to offer and will involve all sorts of activities, including food tasting and live music.

The winner of the competition to find the most mouth-watering children’s recipe will be announced on Saturday morning.

The order of play is as follows:

– Friday 31 May
Four course food safari

– Saturday 1 June
A food and drink street market in Mill Street, from 9.30 – 5pm

Sainsbury’s car park – in a large marquee is the children’s recipe winner announced, from 10am
Cookery demonstrations by a number of local chefs, supported by River Cottage
Fish auction, hosted by Ottery’s fishmonger, Simon

Entertainment in Batts Lane, including live music, children’s activities and street theatre, including morris dancing and Ottery’s silver band

Activities in the Institute, including cookery demonstrations by River Cottage, Tim Maddams, focusing on leftovers

Opportunity to sample local food in Ottery’s pubs and restaurants

There will be a “cook-off” between the Rusty Pig’s Robin Rea and Tim Maddams, in the Rusty Pig

– Sunday 2 June
Afternoon “Miss Marple” tea served in Ottery St Mary parish church

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