Festival to celebrate Morecambe seafood

A seafood festival is coming to Morecambe.

Thursday, 14th April 2016, 1:13 pm
Updated Thursday, 14th April 2016, 2:17 pm
The Midland Hotel.

The Midland Hotel will host an event to celebrate our local abundance of fresh fish on the weekend of July 2 and 3.

The festival will include an Under the Sea themed dinner dance at the Midland on the Saturday night with seafood, Champagne and dancing.

Tickets cost £49 per person or a table of 10 can be booked for £450. To book, telephone: 01524 424000.

On the Sunday afternoon, a free event of seafood-themed activities includes a bustling market, great food, drink and entertainment.

Some of the finest local fisherman, seafood suppliers, farmers and artisan producers will showcase and sell their products in The Midland’s Eric Gill Suite. Food talks and demonstrations will happen throughout the day.

There will also be an outdoor marquee with Laurent Perrier Champagne and an oyster bar, as well as live singers. The traditional Midland afternoon tea will also be available with a seafood twist. Afternoon tea must be pre-booked. Events run from 11am to 5pm on the Sunday.