Events to tickle your taste buds in South Shields this summer

Bents Park in South Shields is this summer again hosting two free events guaranteed to tickle your taste buds. The Proper Food and Drink Festival returns over the late Bank Holiday weekend in May, and the third Great North Feast takes place in August on the last Bank Holiday weekend of the year. Proper Food…

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Great North Feast to bring down curtain on sunny summer of events

The sunny South Shields summer will end on a high note when the Great North Feast returns to Bents Park over the Bank Holiday weekend. The first Feast, one of the North East’s biggest food events, attracted thousands of visitors to the town last year. Next weekend’s highlights will include street food inspired by tastes…

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Three new North East festivals celebrating best food and drink

Three new North East festivals, celebrating the very best in food and drink, will take place next year.   Organisers Mark and Shelley Deakin have confirmed that for the first time their ever popular Proper Food and Drink Festivals – which are all free to enter – will visit Blyth and Gateshead. The festivals will…

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