Ludlow Spring Festival

Barrels of Fun, Feasting, Live Music and Motors

Talks & Tipples - SATURDAY LINE UP

Where: Talks & Tipples - Castle Gardens

 From craft whisky, vodka and rum; salumi, cheese and cider... there's never a dull 'Talk and Tipple' in Ludlow!

We hope you'll join us for these FREE talks, taking place all weekend at the Spring Festival in the Castle Gardens area of Ludlow Castle. There's no need to book, just turn up and enjoy learning from some of our local experts.

Saturday, 14th May

12noon: Weird & Wonderful Cheese

Join Chris to learn more about his Weird & Wonderful Cheeses!
Find out more about Chris Davies and the Weird & Wonderful Cheese Company

1pm: Fletchers Cider

Join Dave France to learn more about this delicious local cider.
Find out more about Dave France and Fletchers Cider

2pm: Wardington's Original

Discover how skills as master distillers create their whisky, vodka and rum.
Find out more about Shaun Ward and Wardington's Original

3pm: Paso Primero

We’re looking forward to Tom from Paso Primero joining us at the Spring Festival and talking all things wine!
Find out more about Tom Holt and Paso primero wines

4pm: The Society of Independent Brewers (SIBA)

Join Buster Grant to learn more about how and why the judges choose the winning beers
Find out more about SIBA



A chef doing a demonstration

9th, 10th & 11th
September 2022

Inside Ludlow Castle with more than 180 local food and drink producers and suppliers: real food, ale, cider, perry, wine and more from the Marches, with samples and tastings.

A singer at ludlow spring festival

14th & 15th
May 2022

Held in Ludlow Castle, more than 200 real ales, 150 classic vehicles and live music all weekend. That’s not forgetting over 60 food and drink producers to discover!

Happy walkers following the mangalonga walk

Sunday 14th
August 2022

A food and drink walk of approximately 8 miles adapted from our Italian twin town. A unique experience for food lovers and those wanting to explore the Ludlow landscape.