What's on in Plymouth
We host a range of exciting events throughout the year in our Canteen & Deli in Plymouth's Royal William Yard.
Remember to check back regularly to this page to find out what's going on and who's coming to visit to share their story and produce, or check out our blog page here for up-to-the-minute news and more information about the events listed below.
Festive Fayre Weekend - 7 & 8 December
11am - 4pm
With producer stalls, gifts & treats, join us for a relaxed and enjoyable shopping experince with some wonderful Christmas tastes and ideas. In our marquee will be Hamwood Crafts, Fred's Kitchen, Let Them Eat Cake, Higher Hacknell, Cookies & Cream, Luscombe Drinks, Eds Fudge & Teas Me Teas. Choose from many beautiful tasty treats & have them gift wrapped by our Deli team. Or choose from our prepacked selection, there's something for everyone with a River Cottage twist!
New Year's Day Brunch - (served 10am – 4.30pm)
Kick off your year in style with some fabulous food and delicious drinks. We will be serving a special brunch menu all day and some fabulous pick me up cocktails to soothe those sore heads!
Catch & Cook Course - New Dates for 2014
A fantastic day event, hosted by Thom Hunt, from TV series Three Hungry Boys. Enjoying learning about fish & fishing, take a boat trip out to sea and bring your catch back to the Canteen to be cooked by the River Cottage chefs. Finally, enjoy the fruits of your labour dining with Thom & your Catch & Cook team. Best catch of the day wins a River Cottage prize. More Details>
Late Night Shopping at the Deli
We will be open late for shoppers on the following dates in December: 12, 13, 14, 19, 20 & 21. Christmas hampers, the best in local Christmas Puddings, gift ideas and much more.
We love to invite our suppliers to share their knowledge and enthusiasm for their products with you, so come along and enjoy a sample and meet the people behind these great local businesses, between 11am and 2pm - it's free!
13 December - Tease Me Teas - "All our loose leaf teas and herbal infusions are made from the finest quality organic teas and herbs and are blended by hand in sunny Devon. We do not add any flavourings or colourings to our teas so you get all the flavour of the natural ingredients, just as nature intended".
19 December - Cornish Orchards - "Our business is all about respect and balance. We create our award winning, premium ciders and juices, using traditional craft practices, produced to modern, exacting standards"