The Big Kitchen

The Big Kitchen is the highlight of the Show, where you’ll experience the very best celebrity chefs and experts cooking delicious dishes live on stage. Packed full of magic moments and a great atmosphere, you’ll go home with memories as delicious as the food.  

Just take a look at our exceptional line-up below, and click on the images to book your seats! Just select ‘Big Kitchen’ from the tabs available.

Please note: A general admission ticket must be purchased alongside a Big Kitchen ticket, please add them to your order after selecting which day and time you want to attend the Show. Signed sessions are available, more details will be available soon. Hard of hearing seats are also available, please email [email protected] for help with your booking if you or one of your party require a hard of hearing seat.

Don’t forget, you can click on the chefs and experts images to book your seat!

Thursday 15th June

Friday 16th June

Saturday 17th June

Sunday 18th June

Check out the full weekend timetable:

10:30am – 11:10am: Nadiya Hussain 

11:45am – 12:20pm: Paul Ainsworth

1:00pm – 1:40pm: Nadiya Hussain

2:15pm – 2:55pm: Chef Challenge with Paul Ainsworth & Glynn Purnell

3:30pm – 4:10pm: Nadiya Hussain

10:30am – 11:10am: Michel Roux

11:30am – 12:10pm: Nadiya Hussain

12:45pm – 1:25pm: Michel Roux

1:45pm – 2:25pm: Nadiya Hussain

3:00pm – 3:40pm: Michel Roux

4:00pm – 4:40pm: Nadiya Hussain

10:30am – 11:10am: James Martin

11:30am – 12:10am: Jane Dunn of Jane’s Patisserie

12:45pm – 1:25pm: James Martin

1:45pm – 2:25pm: Jane Dunn of Jane’s Patisserie

3:00pm – 3:40pm: James Martin

4:00pm – 4:40pm: James Martin

10:30am – 11:10am: The Hairy Bikers

11:45am – 12:20pm: Ainsley Harriott

1:00pm – 1:40pm: The Hairy Bikers

2:15pm – 2:55pm: Ainsley Harriott

3:30pm – 4:10pm: The Hairy Bikers

Look out for HexClad on the Big Kitchen as they will be joining us at the show for the first time this summer. Their hybrid cookware will be used by our chefs so you can learn tips and tricks from the professionals to elevate your cooking at home. 


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. 

Hurry! Last chance to save 15%* on 1-day admission tickets until Sunday 11th June with code WEB15

*Ticket offers valid on adult standard single day tickets only. Ends 23:59pm Sunday 11th June 2023. Not valid on VIP, Saturday, or 2-day tickets, on added extras, or with any other offer. £3.95 transaction fee per e-ticket order. Details correct at the time of writing.