Fowey Mussel & Beer Festival 2014
Written by The Cormorant Hotel
What will be Fowey's third Mussel Fest is set to offer an exciting weekend for all the family. Cooking demos, live music, exhibitions, boat trips, delicious hot seafood, oysters and champagne, crepes, live mussels, wet fish, strawberries and cream, and not forgetting traditional entertainment including sword fighting, jazz, sea shanties, poetry and much more.
The chefs that will be showcasing their culinary skills are from popular local eateries, including The Bistro, Fowey Hall, and the Luggar, and our very own Cormorant Hotel to name a few. The demonstrations are set to take place throughout the day, with an abundance of entertainment for everyone to enjoy in between each demo. Plays, storytelling and sword fighting will be hosted and presented by The Pirates, who show their appreciation for Fowey's rich history involving pirate mischief. Dancing, Jazz music, Ceilidh music and poetry will also be on the menu for the day's entertainment.
The festival offers a great way for visitor to feast upon the River Fowey's wonderful delicacies. Hot shellfish, live mussels, champagne and oysters, mussel soup with fresh bread, and paella will all feature.
The Fowey Mussel Fest is the perfect excuse to spend the weekend exploring this wonderful harbourside town and a great way to try something new for you taste buds!