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Leeds Food & Drink Festival

Leeds Food & Drink Festival

Now in its eighth year, the annual Leeds Food & Drink Festival (formerly known as the Yorkshire Food & Drink Show) returns to Millennium Square in 2018 with a fresh new layout and look.

The three-day festival organised in partnership between Leeds City Council and The Yorkshire Post brings together a wide selection of some of the best local street food and artisan food specialists. Featuring a mouth-watering array of international culinary delights, there’ll be something to suit everyone’s taste buds from Yorkshire Pudding wraps to Mediterranean, Buffalo Burgers to Indian, Pulled Pork to Vegetarian plus a selection of tasty sweet treats making it the ultimate food lover’s paradise. New for 2018 there will be a traditional British tea rooms, a large festival marquee bar serving local craft and traditional real ales, Gin, Cocktails, Prosecco and Pimms and live musical entertainment.

The Leeds Food & Drink festival is free to enter and is open 11-8pm Friday 1st & Saturday 2nd June and 11am-4pm on Sunday 3rd June.


Paramount Music has brought together a dynamic selection of emerging artists from the Leeds, West Yorkshire Region, to perform and intrigue the Leeds Food and Drink Festivals visitors.

Featuring sets from artists such as:

Bianca Gerald

Singer/Songwriter from Leeds with RnB and Pop influences.Bianca has had a thriving musical journey which has secured her music being play-listed on BBC Radio 1 and BBC Radio 1xtra, Bianca is set to release her brand new single #GoddessMode on 01.06.18 which she plans to debut at the Food and drink Festival at Millennium Square.

Sinead Campbell

Singer/Songwriter from West Yorkshire with a fresh take on 1980’s/90’s synth pop music, Sinead has recently released her debut single ‘Shot in the Heart’.


Singer/Songwriter from Leeds, Cole is a passionate artist from Leeds and has been working hard since a very young age, Cole was featured as a battle stage contestant on ITV’s The Voice Kids last year in 2017.

Tamara Sharp

Singer/Songwriter from Leeds,Wiith her own unique sound; a spin on pop, merged with R’n’B and hip hop, with reggae influences.Tamara has recently been performing right around the region, including in venues such as The Warehouse and Leeds 2023s The Big Send Off, and 2018 sees her anticipating the release of her debut album.

Isaac Tyler

Singer/Songwriter and Guitarist, Isaac Tyler is an amazing singer and musician and has recently played at festivals in the USA and has had his music play listed on BBC Radio 1.

Lara Rose

Singer/Songwriter and Guitarist from Leeds, Lara has had a full career of performing, including venues such as The Royal Albert Hall and many more, Lara features modern sounds of Jazz and Soul!