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Southport Food & Drink Festival

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Southport play host to a three day food and drink extravaganza with lots of fantastic activities for all of the family.

Held in stunning Victoria Park, this festival promises to be a fun-filled, lively weekend for all and what’s better it’s free entry! Tantalise the taste buds by sampling an assortment of food and drink at the producer’s market – you can enjoy handmade cheeses, sweet and savoury pies, sausages and many more. Or if you’re feeling cultural why not sample crepes, gourmet burgers, hot wings, churros, paella and curry from the Street Food stalls.

The Southport Food and Drink Festival has an abundance of fresh produce, a wealth of local restaurants, plenty to drink along the way plus a selection of the regions finest chefs demonstrating their kitchen skills. Let them work their way to your heart with a weekend dedicated to food and drink.

So, if you love food then make a date with the Southport Food and Drink Festival – a ‘foodies’ paradise with a little something for everyone.

Get to Southport with Merseyrail

Get there with a Family Day Ticket, it can be used for up to a family of 5 and costs just £11! The ticket covers children aged 5 - 15 travelling with 1 or 2 adults. 

Or you can buy an All Zone Day Saver that costs just £5.10 for adults and £2.55 for Young People (aged 5 to 18) for unlimited travel on the Merseyrail network.

The Day Saver and Family tickets are valid for unlimited travel on the Merseyrail network anytime except 6.31am - 9.29am Monday - Friday.

You can also hire a bike at Southport station with Bike & Go for £3.80 for 24 hours. It's then just a five minute cycle to the event at Victoria Park and you can cycle around the beautiful Marine Lake before returning to the station. Click here for more information. 

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Day Saver  - Unlimited off-peak travel for £5.10 or less

Day Saver - Unlimited off-peak travel for £5.10 or less

A Merseyrail Day Saver is valid for unlimited travel after 9.30am weekdays and all day weekends and bank holidays from just £3.80!

A Family of 5 travel for just £11!*

A Family of 5 travel for just £11!*

*A Merseyrail Family Ticket covers up to a family of 5 for unlimited travel after 9.30am weekdays and all day on weekends and bank holidays. The ticket covers children aged 5 - 15 travelling with 1 or 2 adults.

Bike & Go

Bike & Go

Cycle from the station as part of your day out. Hire a Bike & Go for just £3.80 for 24 hours.

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