Live Chef Demos


Celebrity chef demos



An attendee favourite, the Live Cookery Theatre joins us again for 2023 on both The Stray and at Ripley Castle!

The Stray theatre will be hosted by Leeds Cookery School, who host classes for all culinary abilities, covering a range of cuisine. Check out the link above for more information!

The Ripley Castle theatre will be hosted by Yorkshire Food Guide – experts in restaurants, chefs and experiences around Yorkshire that get your taste buds tingling. You can find more information on their website!


2024 Chef Demo Line Up Ripley Castle


Saturday August 24th

12:00 Bobby Geetha (Fleur)
13:00 Andrew Glendennan (Three’s A Crowd, Harrogate)
14:00 Joshua Brimmell (Star Inn The City)
15:00 Iain Wilkinson (Storehouse Kitchen)


Sunday August 25th

12:00 Gilly Robinson (The Cook’s Place)
13:00 Adam Degg (FIFTY TWO at Rudding Park)
14:00 Charlie Lowe (HG1 Bakes)
15:00 Ahmed Abdalla (The Grand, York)


Monday August 26th

12:00 Dale Spink (Chateau Margeaux, Leeds)
13:00 Jon Appleby Feversham Arms
14:00 Brayden Davies The Box Tree Ilkley
15:00 Mike Cummings (Drovers Arms)