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Scrantastic Food Festival

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Scrantastic Food Festival

Scrantastic Food Festival 

Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 May 

Houghton le Spring Broadway and Rectory Park 

We have an exciting programme of cooking demonstrations in our demo kitchen from celebrity chefs Rosemary Shrager, Phil Vickery and Laura Adlington as well as family foodie fun with CBBC's Gastronaut.  










10.30am Stefan Gates CBBC's Gastronaut - F*rtology - an edible scientific adventure  

11.30am Laura Adlington, Great British Bake Off Finalist 

12.30pm Rosemary Shrager, TV Chef and presenter 

1.30pm Laura Adlington 

2.30pm Rosemary Shrager 

3.30pm CBBC's Gastronaut - The Outrageous Gastronaut Food Stunt Show 



10.30 CBBC's Gastronaut - F*rtology - an edible scientific adventure 

11.30am This Morning's Phil Vickery 

12.45pm CBBC's Gastronaut - The Outrageous Gastronaut Food Stunt Show 

1.45pm Phil Vickery 

3.00pm CBBC's Gastronaut - F*rtology - an edible scientific adventure 


Throughout the day you can meet children's characters, marvel at our stilt walking chefs, get active in our family games area and make a pizza with Artventurers. 

A wide variety of stalls and activities to tantalise the tastebuds and get creative juices flowing 

We have an exciting offer of hot and cold food, drinks, local produce and craft stalls at our family food festival. Here's what to expect: 

Street food 

Fat Hippo 

Acropolis Street Food 

Sun of Seitan (VE) 

Memories of the Black Forest 

Twisted Chick 

Delicious Churros 

The Little Poffertje - Pancake Shack 

Ice cream truck 


Coffee With Altitude 

In The Mix Events 


Simply Cheesecake  

The Dales Fudge co  

Co Co Company 

Blackberries Patisserie 

Mezze Spice 

Mia Anasa 

The Yolker 

Weardale Cheese  

Travelling Bee Company Ltd 

Pie Demand 

Wiga Wagaa 

Urban Bakery 

A Vintage Noveltea 

Just a little more  

The Hedgehog Bakery 


House Of Ruhr 

North Pier Brew co  

Hops n Dots 

Craft Stalls 

W.T Creation Station - wax melts 

The House of Eden - clothing and accessories 

Fraser and Lewis Ltd - jewellery 

Peg Creations - crystals and hollistic items 

The Wiffy Wifey - home scents  

Craigie Ross Bespoke Creations - handmade garden metalwork  

FM World with Clare - perfumes and aftershaves 

The Little White Feather - incense and wellness  

Wax Queen's NE - wax melts 

Hot Wax Newcastle - candles 

Barkelicious - dog treats 


How to get there 

Public transport 

Scrantastic will be taking place on The Broadway and in Rectory Park, Houghton le Spring. There are no road closures, and the area is well served with public transport. The following buses will take you to / near St Michael's Church, Houhgton le Spring where you will see the event on The Broadway.  

For more detailed information visit: 

Go North East - Getting around the North East is simple with us 

About Stagecoach North East | Stagecoach ( 

Bus services 

4 - Houghton le Spring - Heworth 

20 - Durham - South Shields (centre) 

20a - Durham - South Shields (centre) 

35 - Low Moorsley - Boldon  

35a - Houghton le Spring - Heworth  

36 - Chester le Street - Castledown 

237 - Easington Lane - Barnwell 

238 - Sunderland city centre - Barnwell 

968 - Pattinson - Easington Lane  

ED2 - Birtley - Peterlee 

S452 - Sunderland city centre - Houghton le Spring 

S454 - Easington Lane - Fatfield  

X1 - Easington Lane - Newcastle City Centre 

X5a - Sunderland city centre - Peterlee 

X20 - Durham - South Shields     


Limited car parking is available at Station Road car park, DH4 5AH.   

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