Chester Food, Drink & Lifestyle Festival

We have some great opportunities for companies to feature in our £20,000 marketing campaign that will give you outstanding exposure to a family demographic across Cheshire, Merseyside and North Wales for an 8 week period leading up to and during our feature event. This is in addition to the 30,000 people who attend the event that you and your company can meet face to face.

If you would like to find out more about the sponsorship packages, which start from just £500, please email our press & sponsorship contact, Stephen Wundke at [email protected] or telephone 01244 956 421.

Click on the tabs below to find out more about our already confirmed sponsors.

We are a dynamic company using our expertise to achieve solutions, delivered with integrity by people who care.

Founded in 1826 we marry traditional virtues with modern practices to ensure that our legal advice is appropriate, efficient and reasonably priced.

Our company is based across three offices in North Wales and Cheshire, with over 40 Solicitors and Legal Executives and an additional 40+ support staff. Together this combined workforce ensures that our clients locally and nationally have unprecedented access to the best legal advice available.

We are always delighted to be involved with some of the biggest community projects in our surrounding catchment areas, and feel the Chester Food, Drink and Lifestyle festival gives us an outstanding platform to engage with the people of Chester and beyond. If you would like to find out more about the firm, or contact us regarding a query, please visit our new website. Click here to go to our website

At The Cheshire Cookery School you can experience a whole world of cooking where passion for food is the key ingredient.
The cookery school is set in comfortable, modern surroundings furnished with the most up to date cooking equipment.
In addition to offering an exciting range of evening and day cookery classes, the school is an ideal venue for corporate and team building activities. We are a purpose built Cookery School based in Altrincham, 8 miles outside of Manchester.
sam1We have hosted corporate and team building events for organisations such as ASDA, Co-operative, McCains, Astra Zeneca, Jordans Estate Agents, Quooker UK, Cosentino Group, Ernst & Young, Vileda and BASF to name a few.
The school is available as a fantastic venue for events such as Chef training, Foodie Events, Product Launches, Market Research, Open Days, Photography, Location filming, bloggers events, and has been hired by companies such as The BBC, ITV, The Great Northern Cook Off, Total Greek Yoghurt, Grana Padano Consortium, Love Food Hate Waste, Olives from Spain, Zenith PR, Compass Group, 3663, Heinz, Maverick Productions, Swift Research, Happen and Acrobat TV.
Please do visit our testimonials page so see the fantastic feedback that we have received from our customers.

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Taste Cheshire is the official guide to food and drink in the Chester and Cheshire region. If you’re looking for restaurants, pubs, cafes, delis, farm shops, events, food festivals, markets and producers across the region, that’s the place to go!

Taste Cheshire was set up over a decade ago to promote our wonderful local food and drink and help visitors and locals find a true “Taste of Cheshire”.

They are the only website dedicated solely to food & drink in the Chester & Cheshire region and each month thousands of people visit us to find the best places in Cheshire to eat, drink, buy and enjoy.

Take your time and explore the best range of food and drink provided by members of the Restaurant Association of Chester & Cheshire, Made in Cheshire and the great food festivals of this fabulous county. Taste Cheshire provides you with a real “Taste of Cheshire”

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We Love Cheshire is a brand new online, digital lifestyle magazine. We are here to promote the County’s finest Pubs, Restaurants, Bars, Shops, Spas, Cookery Schools, Delis, Hotels & B&B’s – in fact, any quality independent lifestyle provider in and around our beautiful County.

They aim to promote quality, independent businesses using a digital platform and effective social media. Mid-week offers will be sent out via a weekly E-Newsletter, as well as by social media postings. Our Guest Features will be updated monthly by our fabulous partners including Boodles and Celebrity Chef David Mooney.


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For almost 40 years, across nearly 50 countries, we have led the global fight against hunger.

We save the lives of children and work with their communities before and after the disaster strikes.

We enable people to provide for themselves, see their children grow up strong, and build prosperous communities.

We constantly search for more effective solutions, while sharing our knowledge and expertise with the world. We push for long-term change.

We will never give up,  until the world is free from hunger.

Passionate about ‘proper’ food and drink, Samphire is a glossy, stylish food and drink magazine based in the North West and North Wales. Published three times a year – Spring, Autumn and Winter,  it’s a celebration of local and best places to go out to eat, drink and have a good time. And also the best places to buy products for when you want to indulge at home with friends and family.

From creative and imaginative chefs, award-winning produce and enterprising entrepreneurs, Samphire highlights the very best of what’s new in our region. Eating out, eating in, food and booze trends, festivals and key events across the region will all be in the spotlight.

Samphire has a print run of 30,000. It is freely distributed through selected outlets including hotels, restaurants, gastro pubs, delis, farm shops, festivals and selected Sainsbury’s across the whole region. Samphire is the natural home in print for the best producers and suppliers in the area.  With recipes, news, views and products plus lifestyle inspiration, it’s the perfect read to make the most of living in this fabulous area!



Club Individual who operate, Opera Grill and Piccolino’s has created a very special deal for Festival goers.

 To say thank you and show appreciation for loyalty Individual Restaurant Company has launched Club Individual, to reward you every time you visit, whether for a quick coffee or full dining experience.

Club Individual offers a range of benefits including earning one point for every £1 spent. So for example, for every £200 you spend with us you will earn 200 points which equates to the value of £10. The more you spend the more points you earn, which can be redeemed at your leisure at any one of our restaurants.

Other benefits include being the first to hear about special events as well as access to recipes, interviews and information on the fantastic fresh food we create every day.

So what are you waiting for?….Join the club!

Onward Manufacturing Company has been building and distributing top quality products for over a century. Creating reliable and dependable products for you remains our top priority. We are also committed to building a lasting relationship with you and are proud to have been carrying on that tradition for over two decades with our Broil King® brand.

Chester Food, Drink & Lifestyle Festival is a trading name of Chester Food & Drink Festival Limited.
Chester Food & Drink Festival Limited is a limited company registered in England and Wales.
Registered number: 05364122.
Registered office: Churchill House, Queens Park Campus, Queens Park Rd, Chester, CH4 7AD.