The Festival Kitchen

Brand-new in 2023 at Goodwood Racecourse was The Festival Kitchen! We’re delighted to welcome it back for 2024; full line-up coming soon.

It was the perfect place to go for some delicious recipe inspiration to brighten up your seasonal dishes. Visit to see sensational summer recipes cooked-up live on stage, from Thai coconut lotus cookies to chickpea, turmeric and spinach curry. Whether you’re an experienced home cook or a curious beginner, the Festival Kitchen’s array of live demonstrations will leave you hungry for more!

Hosted by Marcus Bean in 2023, guests attended to pick up top culinary tips and tricks to enhance their cooking from a fantastic line-up including Becky Excell, Chris Bavin, Jane Dunn of Jane’s Patisserie, Chris Baber, Kenny Tutt and more! See the full 2023 timetable below and check back shortly when we launch the 2024 line-up of top chefs to make it a truly memorable event…

Friday 18 August

Saturday 19 August

Sunday 20 August

Check out the full weekend timetable:

12pm – 12.30pm: Chris Baber

1.15pm – 1.45pm: Dominique Woolf

2.15pm – 2.35pm: Marcus Bean 

3pm – 3.30pm: Chris Baber

4pm – 4.30pm: Dominique Woolf

11am – 11.30am: Marcus Bean 

12pm – 12.30pm: Becky Excell

1pm – 1.30pm: Kenny Tutt

2pm – 2.30pm: Chetna Makan

3pm – 3.30pm: Becky Excell

4pm – 4.30pm: Kenny Tutt

11am – 11.30am – Marcus Bean

12pm – 12.30pm – Jane Dunn of Jane’s Patisserie 

1pm – 1.30pm: Aaron Middleton

2pm – 2.30pm: Chariya Khattiyot 

3pm – 3.30pm – Jane Dunn of Jane’s Patisserie 

4pm – 4.30pm: Aaron Middleton

Keep your eyes peeled for Regina XXL who will be joining us at the show to help us mop up any spillages on the stages in a sustainable fashion. With triple layer technology, each sheet is stronger and more absorbent.