Trad Events

Paisley Food and Drink Festival

Paisley Food and Drink Festival

Everyone loves a food festival!

They are good, edible fun and a chance to try a load of interesting new and tasty things. But not all food fests are created equal, and Paisley’s Food and Drink Festival is one of the largest outdoor food and drink events in Scotland and not to be missed.

Tickle your taste buds at more than 40 traders and vendors, tasting sessions with Gin 71, a demonstration kitchen with celebrity chefs, including Masterchef – The Professionals 2016 winner Gary Maclean, kids’ workshops and the Renfrewshire CAMRA beer tent.

PLATFORM on Tour will bring some of Scotland’s best street food traders, including British Street Food Awards finalist Ginger and Chilli, Brigston & Co., Artisan Hot Dogs and delicious desserts from Crema Caravan, as well as giant Kata tee-pee tents, the PLATFORM DJ’s and cutting-edge cocktails.

There’s lots of new and returning favourites, including Babu Bombay Street Kitchen, Scozzese woodfired pizza, Dispensary Bar cocktails, the unique Fizzbuz prosecco van and the popular Rum Shack.

You’ll also be able to enjoy a dedicated vegan and vegetarian zone, live entertainment all in the stunning grounds of Paisley Abbey surrounded by beautiful picnic areas prepped for all weather.

Paisley’s Food and Drink Festival is a real showcase of Scotland’s vibrant street food scene and is a must see event in the Scottish event calendar – you would be nuts to miss it!