20th September 2014
10am – 5pm, and 7pm – midnight
Leeds Corn Exchange
Come and get a taste of the extraordinary, the amazing, the unique and the downright crazy – all this can be explored in the cavernous basement of the Corn Exchange.
Everyone is welcome, young and old alike.
Many of the below events show Grubstaker tickets at a discounted price. Become a Grubstaker here.
Daytime – free entry: 10am – 5pm
There will be a public craft ale bar by Sela Bar with ‘beer-pizza’ to buy, a Prosecco Cocktail bar by Latitude Wine, a Vintage Tea Lounge from The Marvellous Tea Folks, fabulous foodie stalls, talks and discussions, as well as music and performance.
Evening – ticketed entry: 7pm – midnight
In the evening there will be a Great Leeds Buffet (just £25 or less if you are a Grubstaker) where you can help yourself to amazing cheese from Homage2Fromage, fresh bread from Leeds Bread Co-op, delicious veggie and meat pies from Greedy Pig, Moroccan treats from Cafe Moor and cakes and puddings from The Sunshine Bakery. The Craft Ale and Prosecco Cocktail bars will be open for you to buy drinks, and some of the Alcove bars will turn into subterranean speak-easies as night falls… there will be entertainment from La Belle Burlesque and music from TOM HINGLEY, plus DJs, VJs and much more…
Your ticket includes entry, all entertainment and all food – drinks are not included…
Some Alcoves will be operating ticketed events during the evening – if you have tickets to these events you will automatically get entry to the main area, and are welcome to stay for the entertainment. If you would like to add the Great Leeds Buffet food to your evening, please buy a supplement ticket here…
9pm – La Belle Burlesque
10pm – ***TOM HINGLEY***
“The Tom Hingley Band feat the glory days (1989-2011) former lead singer with Inspiral Carpets playing new material with the band, and Manchester classics as solo acoustic.”
The Evening Ticket above includes all food from the Great Leeds Buffet plus entertainment from from La Belle Burlesque and The Tom Hingley Band. However, we also have a limited number of tickets for people who do not want to eat – these tickets give you admittance for the Entertainment Only, from 9pm onwards. (You do still get full access to the pay bars.)
Click here for entertainment only tickets.
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Alcove Events – Ticketed
The hidden alcoves will host this exclusive selection of ticketed events, the likes of which have not been seen before…
Book now to avoid disappointment:
“Atomium is a sparking little bar brought to you by the team behind Leeds’ legendary North bar popping up in unusual locations around Leeds. Atomium’s third outing is to be held for one day and night only at Leeds Corn Exchange for the cornucopia underground event, led by Leeds Food and Drink association on the 20th of September.
Think North bar meets Fallout meets The Day the Earth stood still!
For this time round Atomium will be providing the drinking public with three menus of cocktails: Breakfast from 10am, Lunch from 12:30pm and Afternoon Tea from 3pm. Expect exciting twists on classics, unusual ingredients and of course a liberal smattering of the Craft beer that North bar is famous for.”
Periodic Table of Cheese – Mystery Tastings!
by Dan Akers
You’re a cheese whizz, right? You know ALL the cheeses, right?
Well do you? Let’s find out. Guests will be tasting 5 mystery cheeses, and trying to plot them on a blank periodic table…
Join Heather, from the Toxy Team for an express Yoga Class focussing on Digestion and Cleansing. Then, Re-energise with a light Brunch or Lunch. Gluten Free, of course.
Spoons and Booze
by Dough Bistro
“Dough Bistro is offering something a little different. Diners are invited to sample a tasting menu of Yorkshire provenience, with each course being delivered in just one bite sized mouthful!”
The menu looks STUNNING.
Click here for full menu and tickets.
Chocolate Robot Making *** EVENT SOLD OUT ***
by Playful Leeds
Learn how to make your very own chocolate robot! Using moulds, high
quality chocolate and flavourings and learning simple techniques you
can use at home you can make robots that taste as amazing as they
look. Take what you make away with you, if you can resist eating them
right away. Suitable for ages 6-60.
A Taste of Things to Come
by ‘The Grub & Grog Shop’ and ‘The Northern Monk Refectory’
Come down for a preview of what to expect from the future collaboration between Northern Monk & The Grub & Grog Shop at The Northern Monks Refectory opening later this year.
Expect beer, expect gin, expect food soaked in beer, food soaked in gin, music & more.
Yorkshire Wine School and Latitude Wine present the ultimate food and wine tasting 4 courses, including: Seafood prepared by Dough Bistro, Charcuterie from Friends of Ham and Cheeses from George and Joseph Cheesemongers.
- Hepworth’s Deli
- George & Joseph
- Harrogate Preserves
- Sebby’s Deli
- Sweet Sensations
MORE TBC – please get in touch to apply for a stall.
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