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Get involved with the Festival and enjoy the benefits.


  • Be a part of "One of the Top Ten food festivals in the UK" The Guardian
  • Unique location by the beautiful River Dart
  • 25,000 visitors with a love for food and drink
  • 120+ premium exhibitors, all hand-picked from the South West and over 35 new exhibitors in 2017 alone
  • Opportunity to network with other sponsors, patrons and demo chefs
  • Year round PR campaign
  • 20,000 circulation programme sponsored by By the Dart
  • Sponsor promotion on www.dartmouthfoodfestival.com
  • Over 5000 followers via the Festival’s social media channels
  • Festival E-newsletter
  • Mitch Tonks, Festival Advocate


  • Festival E-newsletter
  • Opportunity to support the community
  • Listing & link on our website as a Business Patron
  • Listing in our Festival Programme as an Individual Patron
  • Festival enamel badge
  • Priority booking for our Midsummer Party
  • Ticket to our Supporters Reception, at the start of the Festival
  • Advance notice of key Festival events


  • Fun and friendly working environment
  • Opportunity to support the community
  • All skills welcome, whatever they are
  • Festival E-newsletter


  • One of the UK’s top 10 independent food festivals
  • No entrance fee for visitors
  • 25,000 visitors with a love for food and drink
  • Strict criteria for inclusion, hence premium environment
  • Non-profit making event that supports the local community


  • No entry fee. Free to all!
  • Wide range of events to choose from
  • Family friendly events
  • Wet weather proof – all areas under cover
  • Unique location by the beautiful River Dart
  • Extensive accommodation – self catering, B&Bs, camp sites and hotels
  • Award winning restaurants including The Seahorse and Rockfish Dartmouth & Brixham