ORANGE F.O.O.D WEEK

EVENTS AND TICKETS

Festival Program

Orange F.O.O.D Week (Food of Orange District) is Australia’s longest running regional food festival and has been acclaimed as one of Australia’s top ten food festivals. The 10 day community festival is being held from Friday 31st March to Sunday 9th April and celebrated the Orange region’s diverse and high quality food and wine. It showcases the farmers who grow it, as well as the local chefs, cooks, restaurateurs and caterers that create extraordinary dishes with it. 

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE 2017 PROGRAM.

Pre-release tickets for ‘Friends of F.O.O.D’ members will be available to purchase on the 18th December 2017 at 10am.

All other tickets will be available to purchase on the 15th January 2018 at 10am. 

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F.O.O.D WEEK Night Market

This event is a friends and family favourite, with over 50 stalls representing the Orange Region’s clever chefs, cooks, caterers, providores and winemakers. Join us in the park for a beautiful Autumn evening of fresh local produce and cool climate wines. Music and communal dining tables make this experience to be shared.

Friday 6 April 2018

Robertson Park, McNamara St Orange

5.30pm – 8.30pm

Gold Coin Entry

F.O.O.D HQ

Visit F.O.O.D HQ to ask our volunteers for information about all things F.O.O.D. Listen to and meet various producers and chefs talking about their creative lives, taste their specialties, chat to them and buy their produce directly from them. 

Open Daily (except Saturdays) 6 April – 15 April 2018

TBA

9.00am – 5.00pm

FREE

Autumn Grazing Dinner in Blayney

The F.O.O.D Week Committee and the Community groups of Blayney welcome guests to the inaugural Autumn Grazing Dinner with guest chef Alex Kearns from Glebe Point Diner. Enjoy the experience of wandering through the beautiful Blayney Village whilst sampling local produce and dancing the night away! Ticket price includes all food and beverages.

Monday 9 April 2018

Buses depart rear Orange Civic Theatre, 135 Byng St Orange

Buses depart 5:45pm for a 6.30pm start

Tickets available 15 January 2018

F.O.O.D Train

The ultimate foodie experience — travelling on a dedicated F.O.O.D carriage, savour the food of the district, meeting with chefs and
producers, fine-dining, tickets to Forage and visit the Sunday Producers Market & Brunch. Includes two nights accommodation.

Ticket limits apply. 6 x tickets per Friend of F.O.O.D Member. 4 x tickets per General Public.

Friday 13 – Sunday 15 April 2018

Departing from Sydney Central Station

7.18am

Tickets available 15 January 2018

FORAGE

A magnificent 4.1km stroll through some of Orange’s most picturesque vineyards, stopping at 9 degustation stations on the way to fill up on local food and wine.

Ticket limits apply. 4 x tickets per Friend of F.O.O.D Member. 2 x tickets per General Public.

Saturday 14 April 2018

Buses depart rear Orange Civic Theatre, 135 Byng St Orange

11.30am – 6.00pm

Tickets available 15 January 2018

Sunday Producers Market

Come and enjoy local produce, prepared by Orange’s well known cooks and Farmer’s Market Producers, for your breakfast or brunch. Cooking demos by some of Orange’s up and coming young chefs. Children’s activities to keep them entertained while you relax under the canopy of trees. Or simply stroll the market and purchase local produce to take home and enjoy later.

Sunday 15 April 2018

Cook Park, Summer St, Orange

8.30am – 11.30pm

Gold Coin Entry

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With year-round seasonal produce and four distinct seasons, you’ll want to come back to Orange over and over to experience the depth and breadth of our spectacular food and wine destination. Use our Seasonal Produce Guide to learn what produce is in season at each time of year, and find the farm gates, orchards, providores and cellar doors where you can source it. From paddock to plate, from farm to fork, introduce yourself to the joys of sustainable eating and drinking.

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