Newtown Food Festival : 2nd and 3rd September 2023

Our friends from Les Herbiers are joining us again this year for the seventh time at the Newtown Twinning marquee FRENCH VILLAGE 2nd and 3rd September 2023
As many of you are aware Le Comite de Jumelage Pays des Herbiers have contributed to our Food Festival for the last 6 years bringing a fine selection of Vendee food and wine products for Newtown People to enjoy.This year our FRENCH VILLAGE is returning after 3 years away following Covid. We are offering all the same popular products again selling brioche; variety of Vendee wines; paté (grillons de vendée, rillettes de canard, rillettes de poulet); saucisson; vinaiger and salt with herbs and cheeses and more!
A French Cafe atmosphere will be provided in and outside our marquee with tables and seating to relax and enjoy the products. French wine by the glass at a very reasonable price will be on offer with nibbles such as olives: pretzels and other snacks. Our friends from Les Herbiers will also be offering small plates of Vendee cheeses and Meats to enjoy with your glass of wine.
An opportunity to taste and purchase fine wines from Alsace along with local Vendee reds, whites and aperitifs all provided by a Les Herbiers.
We will also be supporting Newtown businesses selling some of their excellent products to enjoy in the French bar. A selection of Monty’s beers; local Apple juice and locally made Elderflower cordial sold by the glass or bottle.
It’s also an opportunity for you to meet the Newtown Twinning Association and to find out what we have planned for the future and also to talk to NTA about any ideas you may have for links between organisations or possible projects in the future.
See you in THE FRENCH VILLAGE 2023

Les Herbiers Twinning Association will be Joining Newtown Twinning Association in the French Village at the Newtown Food Festival the weekend of the 2nd and 3rd September 2023.

We would love to see you during the weekend of the Festival so pop over to the French Village. We will be running a Bar serving French wines, local soft drinks,local beers and bar snacks. Les Herbiers will be selling a wide range of French wines and products along with tasting platters.

For full details please see the posters below

To access all the details about the Newtown Food Festival please visit:

Hoping to see you at the Festival.

French friends visit North Wales:

Marie-The, President of Les Herbiers Twinning Association was very kindly given a guided tour of the Newtown Town Council offices by Ed Humphreys FSLCC, Town Clerk

A Toast to Friendship and Flavourful Memories!