Opening Times 2024

Saturday 27th July: 10am-8pm

Sunday 28th July: 10am-7pm

Artisan Market stalls may close from 5pm.


Getting Here & Parking


Address: Wetherby Ings South Bank, LS22 5FN (Head to Wetherby Leisure Centre)

By Car: Free attendee car parking is available next to the site. Disabled access parking is also available located closer to the festival entrance.

By Bus: A large range of buses can be caught around Harrogate and Leeds to arrive close to the site – please check Google Maps or your local bus station for services. Wetherby bus station is a 13 minute walk from the festival site.

By Train: The nearest train stations to Wetherby are based in Leeds and Harrogate, with easy bus access from both locations.



Disabled Access

Disabled access toilets are available on both sites, and the festivals are predominantly on flat grassland.

We aim to provide a festival environment that is welcoming and inclusive of all abilities, including hidden disabilities. If you have any questions or suggestions for the festival team, please contact us at info@riversidefoodfestivalwetherby.com



Dogs are very welcome! We just ask for them to be kept on a lead and any mess to be cleaned up, as well as being mindful of other attendees and their pets.




Is the festival covered? Parts of the festival are covered, but please bring appropriate clothing, sun block and umbrellas.

Can I bring my own furniture? Yes, folding chairs, tables etc are most welcome. Please take these home with you when you leave.

Do you have camping? Unfortunately attendee camping is not permitted on site.

Can I bring my own food and drink? Outside food and drink is not permitted on site, with the exceptions of baby food.

Can we leave the festival and come back in? Yes – please make sure you obtain a stamp/wristband from the entrance, otherwise we will be able to refuse re-entry.

Can I buy tickets on the day? Yes, it may just take a couple minutes longer to get in to the festival. Tickets can still be bought online during the festival weekend and we highly encourage this!

Do you have carer tickets? Carers go free with a purchased child or adult ticket.

Ticket Link - Riverside Food and Drink Festival, Wetherby