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Public Meeting, Sat 23 May 2020, free entry

Caribbean & African Food Fest

Caribbean & African Food Fest


Come and join us!!! At Leeds first ever Caribbean & African Food Fest and immerse yourself in the  delicacy  of authentic  cuisines from  around the world...

So what’s it all about?

In recognition of this long historic food legacy we aim to restore and raise national awareness of culinary traditions and practices by celebrating and showcasing the finest in Caribbean and African cuisines. Experience the cultural traditions and recipes passed down through generations from grandmother’s kitchen to the table, showcased by emerging and established food vendors, citywide …. This is an event not to be missed!!!!!

Youth Forward- Health is Your Wealth Stall

Come and join us for a cookery workshop led by group of young people aged 14 -18 years old, who will demonstrate how to prepare simple, quick and sustainable healthy snacks. Thus promoting healthy lifestyle amongst young people. This stall will also be giving away FREE mini sample food packs.

There will also be drumming workshop sessions, face painting, entertainment and a live radio cast throughout the day by Chapel FM Radio , cookery demonstration and live Steelpan playing the best in calypso, so if you feeling hot, hot hot come on down!!!

Applications for food and Arts and Crafts stalls are still NOW OPEN!! so please visit our website at [] to book a stall, its an event not not to be missed.

Cash PointCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsTelephone (public)Accepts groups

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 23 May 2020 10:00 to 17:30


Free entry



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34 George Street,
West Yorkshire,



See location of Leeds Kirkgate Market on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 304335  Lat: 53.79763 Long: -1.53864

By Car:

Take the Leeds city centre loop, and head for the West Yorkshire Playhouse. At junction 11 on the loop, the markets are signposted, with parking nearby

By Public Transport:

Kirkgate Market is next to Leeds city bus station

The Markets Car Park on George Street is now closed. Alternative car parking can be found nearby at Crown Street, Edward Street, Templar Street, Maude Street and Quarry Hill.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Leeds station


  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups