Tel +44 (0)20 7384 9950
As part of Northern Ireland's Year of Food and Drink 2016 initiative, BBC Good Food Show have launched their first Northern Ireland show, in Belfast.

The event will take place from 14-16th October 2016 at the Waterfront Hall Belfast and will present a new programme of inspiring cookery demonstrations from some of the nation’s favourite chefs, including Limelight Celebrity Management's James Martin and Paul Rankin, as well as The Hairy Bikers and Paul Hollywood.

There will also be an interview stage where fans will get to hear and learn more from their favourite TV chefs as well as book signings.

Tourism NI Chairman Terence Brannigan said: "Tourism NI is delighted to be joining with the BBC Good Food Show for what will be a three year sponsorship commencing in 2016.

"Northern Ireland’s Year of Food and Drink 2016 is set to highlight, celebrate and capitalise on our wonderful food and drink stories so it is fitting that the BBC Good Food Show commences its three year run this year.

"The BBC Good Food Show will provide an ideal platform to showcase our award winning food and drink producers, place the spotlight on our talented chefs and celebrated restaurants, and spread the word about Northern Ireland as a fantastic destination.

"I am confident the BBC Good Food Show will make a significant contribution both to Year of Food and Drink 2016 and to the wider economy, helping us to deliver on our long-term aims for tourism to the end of the decade and beyond."

Publishing Director at BBC Worldwide Chris Kerwin said, “We’re delighted that the BBC Good Food Show Northern Ireland is opening next Autumn. Over time each BBC Good Food Show develops a unique personality, and we believe that this one will be no different.

"With a strong emphasis on local produce, local talent and the Belfast Waterfront as its backdrop, the BBC Good Food Show Northern Ireland is set to be an unmissable event for any foodie’s diary.”

Visit for information and tickets