Wimbledon to Host Foodie Festival This Spring

For Wimbledon-based lovers of good pub grub, pints and ’90s bangers, Pub in the Park is coming your way…

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Tom Kerridge’s Pub in the Park has announced Wimbledon Park will host a third date for the gourmet food festival’s London leg.

The Wimbledon event will take place on May 27-29. Already the festival is set to take over Dulwich Park (June 24-26) and Chiswick House and gardens (Sept 2-4).

Celebrity chef Simon Rimmer, and broadcaster and local foodie Leyla Kazim will host Wimbledon’s festival, which brings together some of the best chefs in the business as well as nostalgia-laden tunes.

Showcasing their culinary skills are Indian cuisine whizz Atul Kochhar, Andrew Pern with his North Yorkshire Moors pub The Star Inn. Stephen Terry’s South Wales restaurant The Hardwick and Joshua Moroney Mursal Saiq’s Chiswick-based British Afghan fusion BBQ Cue Point will also be serving up fine fare.

Wimbledon’s full music line-up is still to be announced but expect musicians and singers along the lines of the Kaiser Chiefs, Sophie Ellis-Bextor and Craig David, who are billed for Chiswick’s event.

Cue Point, Atul Kochhar and The Star Inn will also have pop-ups at Chiswick, as will Kerridge’s Hand & Flowers and The Mariner’s by Paul Ainsworth.

Tom Kerridge and Matt Tebbutt will host Chiswick’s Pub in the Park.

The Dulwich event will be hosted by Grace Dent, Matt Tebbutt, chefs Andi Oliver and James Martin and Faithless, Sophie Ellis-Bextor and Sister Sledge are set to grace the stage.

Food pop-ups will be provided by the award-winning Sri Lankan restaurant Hoppers and Kerridge’s Bar & Grill, as well as Atul Kochhar and Cue Point.

Pub in the Park tickets go on sale February 4, 2022. Pre-sale tickets go on sale February 3.

Pub in the Park London dates
Wimbledon Park May 27-29
Dulwich Park June 24-26
Chiswick House and Gardens September 2-4
Tickets: TBC
Website: pubintheparkuk.com