There's plenty to do for all the family at this year's Three Counties Food and Drink Festival.

It will take place on July 27 and 28 at the Three Counties Showground in Malvern.

Tickets on the day are priced at £12, offering visitors a chance to enjoy numerous activities catering to all ages, including a line-up of celebrity TV chefs appearing at the festival's cookery theatre.

Among the festival's broad range of events, children can try their hand at cooking at the Kid's Cookery School, learn or originate new arts and crafts.

This while adults are offered the opportunity to partake in diverse sessions from wine-tasting to mastering BBQ skills at the festival's Flavour Town Fire Stage.

The festival’s 500-seat Cookery Theatre, included in the ticket price, promises a fabulous line-up of celebrity chefs.

Television chef Phil Vickery of ITV’s This Morning, Great British Bake Off winner Matty Edgell, finalist Dan Hunter, and best-selling cookery writer, and TV chef Rachel Allen will take to the stage.

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With 170 traders on hand, attendees can also explore and purchase an array of food, gifts, handcrafted pieces and homewares.

Many of these stalls are positioned undercover ensuring shopping can proceed uninhibited by the weather.

Musically inclined visitors can settle down to enjoy a variety of live performances taking place throughout the day.

Whereas, those fond of barbecue foods can marvel at the impressive skills on display at LumberjAxe Food Company's BBQ demonstrations.

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Younger attendees under the age of five are admitted for free, and family tickets are available, offering cost-effective options.

Additionally, festival-goers arriving by car will be relieved to learn of the free parking available in close proximity to the festival grounds.

The festival organisers have also considered pet owners with the entire event being open to dogs.

Lastly, if you fancy a more premium experience, VIP tickets offering privileged parking, fast-track entry, and access to an exclusive area are up for grabs.

For further information about the event, including tickets, guests and event schedules, visit