The event, which brings together local and regional exhibitors, chefs, and musicians, pulled in over 2000 visitors in 2011.
The festival had an opening supper concert followed by two days of food tasting, sampling, cookery demonstrations, music and family fun.
Dedicated to showcasing local produce and promoting local Companies, the event received around £5,000 in grants from Fife Council , Comic Relief , and the Scottish Community Foundation.
It also had support from Scotland Food & Drink, which contributed towards the creation of a “Taste Of Fife “ food hall and a harbour Seafood Café.
The organisers said that the event generated local and national press coverage, up to 20% of visitors were from outlying areas, and visitor spend exceeded £15,000.
This year’s festival will take place from June 15th to 17th and you can find out more on the Crail Food Festival Website
Short Breaks in FifeIf you're looking for some accommodation how about booking online and DIRECT at the following four hotels all within striking distance of the Food Festival?
- The Old Manor Hotel, Lundin Links
- Lundin Links Hotel, Lundin Links
- The Inn at Lathones, Largoward
- The Crusoe Hotel, Lower Largo