Dundee farmer's markets and food and drink events
- The List
- 16 September 2015
What's on, where and when, for Dundee's dedicated followers of food
Food & Drink Events
Ron Bonar Beer Festival
Late May ale festival hosted by The Fisherman’s Tavern in Broughty Ferry, raising funds for the RNLI.
Kingdom of Fife Real Ale and Cider Festival
Sampling over 30 real ales from around the country, as well as wine, cider and perry.
Crail Food Festival
Features some top Scottish musicians, a producers’ market, cookery demonstrations and fun activities around the harbour.
Alba Real Ale Festival
Held at the Royal Tay Yacht Club in Dundee, with 40 Scottish microbreweries represented and lots of live entertainment.
Arbroath Sea Fest
Focussed around the harbour, with smokies prominent among the many food stalls.
Dundee Flower and Food Festival
The most important annual food, crafts and gardening event in Tayside. Many local producers are present, with the National Vegetable Championships taking place and food demos in the Food Discovery Marquee.
Dundee Farmers’ Market
City Square, third Saturday of every month, 9am–4pm,
This monthly market provide a shop front for many small-scale food and drink producers based in the surrounding countryside, and normally includes a wide range of produce, from pork and buffalo to chutneys, chilli, wine and beer, organic vegetables, fresh eggs, home baking and beef.
Angus Farmers’ Markets
Montrose, High Street, first Saturday of every month
Forfar, The Mart, John Street, second Saturday of every month
Fife Farmers’ Markets
St Andrews, Argyle St Car Park, first Saturday of every month
Dunfermline, Glen Gates, Bridge St, second Saturday of every month
Cupar, Crossgate, third Saturday of every month
Kirkcaldy, Town Square, last Saturday of every month