Sing along, have a bop, eat, drink and get your child’s face painted – festival season is upon us again.

From family-friendly music festivals with posh loos, to food festivals and agricultural shows – Surrey’s got a fantastic calendar of live summer events to choose from.

We’ve tried to include them all here, but please let us know of any other gems you know about…

Farnham Food and Drink Festival – September 30

The popular Food and Drink Festival is one of the biggest in the South East of England.

Castle Street will be transformed into a bustling marketplace as sellers offer tasty treats to try and buy. From local suppliers to handmade crafted chocolate, this event is a foodie heaven!

Local musicians will also be entertaining the crowds throughout the day and other activities will be going on, keeping the entire family entertained.


Guildford Book Festival October 8-15

Events take place at venues across the town over 10 days and include appearances by high profile writers, including many teen and children’s authors. See the website for more details of individual events.


We hope you have a great time, come rain or shine…