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Chilli Fest

Fri 2, Sat 3 & Sun 4 Sept


Event charge for all, plus Grounds admission

Early bird discount until 14 Aug

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The ultimate chilli experience

Turn up the heat at our annual Chilli festival taking place in the Manor gardens set against the backdrop of the North Front of the Manor. With handpicked exhibitors, all passionate about chilli, the festival guarantees to bring you the best of local artisan producers as well as some of the nation’s best loved independent traders from across the country.

Throughout the weekend you can also enjoy live music, family fun and children’s activities as well as the opportunity to walk around the gardens.

Please note that there is a small event charge for all visitors in order that we can continue to present Chilli Fest.

Applications for the 2022 Chilli Fest are now closed, complete the form below to be added to our waiting list. If a space becomes available, the events team will be in touch.

Join the waiting list now

Please direct any questions to chilli@waddesdon.org.uk

events chilli festival food stall

Food & drink

Discover the best of local artisan producers and some of the nation’s best loved chilli traders, as well as delicious hot food from the catering stalls.

Traders for Chilli Fest will be listed here later in 2022, check back regularly to see who will be joining us at the Festival.

stall chilli fest
Chilli Fest
Chilli Fest


Enjoy a real party atmosphere with live music and dancing. All the family can share a great experience with kids’ activities and the opportunity to kick back and listen to local performers.

Live acoustic sessions

music at chilli fest

Sit back and enjoy live performances from local musicians throughout the weekend. Check back regularly to see who will be joining us at the Festival.