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Red Funnel Halloween Cowes Food Show

Discover the best food on the Isle of Wight at the Red Funnel Cowes Food Show


-Enjoy a family day out this half term at the Red Funnel Cowes Food show, 28 October 2012-

Make the most of half term with the Isle of Wight’s family friendly events and offers. On October 28 bring the kids and sample the very best in Island food at the Red Funnel Cowes Food Show, taking place opposite the Red Jet terminal in Cowes from 10am to 5pm with free admission.

The Halloween themed food show features children’s entertainment, a pumpkin carving competition, local produce stalls and food theatre demonstrations from top local chefs Adam Fendyke, Oliver Stephens and Phillipe Fenchon, so there’s something for all the family.    

Be sure to sample the Island’s tastiest treats at the Food to Go area with Crab on Chips, Brownrigg Poultry BBQ and Isle of Wight Crepes all available to enjoy. If you want to take some of the fantastic food home, browse the exciting range of exhibitors showcasing the very best in local Isle of Wight produce, including Calbourne Classics Ice Cream, The Garlic Farm, Wild Island Dressings and Freshwater Bakery.

Once you’ve had your fill of local produce, why not explore the rest of the Island and take advantage of Red Funnel’s current offer of two family attraction tickets for just £25 (available until 4 November 2012*).

It’s not just attractions that are great value; Red Funnel also has some fantastic accommodation offers and the following are still available for half term:

  • Four nights’ accommodation at Osterley Lodge B&B costs from £119 pp based on 2 adults and 1 child sharing. 
  • Seven nights’ camping at Waverley Park Holiday Centre costs from £31 pp for a serviced pitch, based on two adults and two children sharing.
  • Seven nights’ self-catering accommodation at Calbourne Water Mill cottages cost from £100 pp, based on six people sharing.

Getting to the Isle of Wight is easy with Red Funnel. Vehicle ferries and Red Jet Hi-Speed foot passenger services run regularly around the clock from Southampton and return or one night away vehicle ferry travel starts at just £35.** Plus, book accommodation with Red Funnel from their extensive range of hotels, campsites and more and you can get up to 50% OFF ferry travel.***

For further information and reservations call Red Funnel on 0844 844 9988 or visit



* Terms and conditions apply, selected ticket types at selected attractions only, see website for    details. Attraction tickets must be purchased with Red Funnel ferry travel.
** Terms and conditions apply, see website for details.
*** Terms and conditions apply, see website for details.

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