Orange F.O.O.D Week, also known as Food of Orange District, is a food festival held in the beautiful township of Orange each year.
As one of Australia’s top food festivals, Orange F.O.O.D Week has been running since 1991 and is a must visit event each year.
Featuring the best fresh produce and innovative recipes, you will find a huge range of inspiration and unique ideas at this festival which is held over 10 days. With award-winning chefs and cooks, there will be plenty of live displays, food exhibitions, competitions as well as a number of signature events.
The festival promotes good food and he best regional produce in Australia. Visitors will be able to enjoy live cooking demonstrations from some of Australia’s best chefs, food talks and seminars, tastings, wine pairings and tastings, winery workshops, sunset tours and degustations.
Make sure to check out the market food stalls where there will be amazing food ready to eat and enjoy as well as long lunches and local restaurants joining in on the festivities with set menus and value for money deals.
Meet the producers and find out where your food comes from and get tips on growing your own fruit and vegies, growing grapes, keeping chickens and livestock. There will be pop-up cellar doors where you can try the regions’ best wines, family BBQ’s and picnics in the gardens with plenty of lawn games including croquet.
There will also be a night market with heaps of food trucks as well as live music from buskers. So come and enjoy some good food and great beer and wine under the stars.
Orange F.O.O.D Week will be held at a huge range of venues around the township of Orange, so make sure to check out the program for the full range of events, locations and times. Orange is just a 3.5 hour drive from Sydney. It is well-serviced by rail and bus and has a local airport for 1 hour direct daily flights from Sydney.