The Taste of Wickham Festival is a fantastic free day out, with family entertainment, local produce, street food, handmade crafts and gifts, food demonstrations, history talks, community stalls, craft bars, buskers, dancing and live music.


Amazing stalls

Over 65 stalls selling lovely local foods, handmade crafts and delicious street food, alongside community organisations and our craft bars.

Family entertainment

Families will enjoy giant bubble shows, free arts and crafts activities, storytelling, face painting, small fair rides and more! 

Live music & dancing

The main stage will host performers, bands and dance sessions throughout the day, alongside buskers around the Square. Dancing is encouraged!

Demonstrations and talks

Discover something new in the demonstration and talks area, focussed on food and local history. 

Local shops, pubs and cafés

Take a stroll around the village and visit a wonderful variety of shops, bars restaurants and cafés.

Great Village Bake off

Everyone is invited to enter our Great Village Bake Off competition. More information coming soon!

The French zone

To celebrate our twin village of Villers-sur-Mer in Normandy, the cobbles will be transformed with a bit of ooh la la!

The raffle

Win amazing prizes in our raffle. Tickets will be available to buy in advance. more details coming soon.

Adventure trail

Families can enjoy a free adventure trail around the village. Can you find all the hidden objects?

Check back soon for information on volunteering, sponsorship, stallholder applications, our entertainment programme and more.

For general enquiries, please email