Sample the hot carnival atmosphere at this year’s Devon Chilli Fiesta with live music, cookery demonstrations stalls and dancing. Once again RHS Garden Rosemoor hosts Devon’s only Chilli Fiesta on 7 – 8 May.
The Devon Chilli Fiesta offers a great day out for chilli enthusiasts, gardeners, food lovers and families alike. Commercial chilli growers and experts from across the UK will be on hand to meet visitors and answer their questions on all the hot topics.
Our all-weather Terrace Marquee will house over 30 of the top producers from all over the UK, with chilli plants, chilli sauces, chilli chocolate and fudge and chilli preserves to try and buy. There will also be talks, cookery demonstrations, special guests, music and children's activities including free face painting by Devon Facepainting and a Chilli Trail around the formal garden.
Join the Anglo Indian Chef for sizzling curry recipes at 11.30am & 2.30pm both days, with free tasters!
Get your dancing shoes on
Project: Dance Devon will teach you how to samba and rumba your way across the dance floor, or just sit back and watch their demos 1pm - 4pm.
Stock up on something spicy from a range of artisan food producers who will be selling a range of tempting food and drink such as delicious chilli pastes, chutneys, oils, sausages, and sauces.
Taste bud delights
Throughout the weekend stop by our Pop-Up Eatery to sample our Hog Roast and Mojito’s, the Garden Kitchen Restaurant will stock chilli inspired dishes and cakes.
Tips to get you growing
Our Shop & Plant Centre sell a wide range of chilli plants, seeds and aftercare and will be on hand to help you grow, for your chilli plants
So dust off your taste buds ready for this sizzling event combining chilli growers, products and all things hot and beautiful.
For details of events at RHS Garden Rosemoor, visit: www.rhs.org.uk/rosemoorwhatson
RHS Garden Rosemoor, Great Torrington, Devon EX38 8PH
Normal garden admission applies and free entry for RHS Members