Porthleven Food Festival, now in its eleventh year, is a well-established event on the festival calendar. The Festival brings around 40,000* people together in and around the stunning harbour port of Porthleven with national and international chef's theatre, food stalls, street food, music day and night and entertainment for all.

*2018 Figures

What's On

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Chefs’ Theatre presented by Proper Job

Porthleven attracts the best talent from the South West and beyond. Check out this years…
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Shipyard Sessions

This year we've pulled out the stops again to bring Festival favourites from near and…
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Family Field

As always we’re a family festival and there’s lots going on to keep the young…
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Literary & Acoustic Tent

The Food Festival has so much to offer! Here's all the other happenings in and…
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Lime Kiln

Browse the many food offerings at the festival to find your favourite. There will be…
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Local Businesses

Porthleven Food Festival has always been a community event, and this year we are going…

Come and stay for the weekend on our festival campsites

Fully equipped campsite 5 min walk from the event!

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Festival News

Chefs News

Chef Line Up for 2019 will be our best yet

We'll be welcoming our best chef line-up ever in 2019 as a bumper crop of…

2019 Festival theme: Love Food

This year our Festival theme is simply: Love Food. It's about celebrating and enjoying great…
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Friday Night

Mad Dog Mcrea to play Friday night opening party

Yes, you heard right. We're bringing the mighty Mad Dog Mcrea to do the honours…
Saturday Motown Shipyard Session
Get down to Motown on Saturday night
Go Go Skank at Porthleven Food Festival 2018
Sunday night locals’ line-up announced
Hollywood sign at Porthleven Food Festival
Tickets now on sale!

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