Buy Tickets

The Festival is one of the hottest tickets in the foodie calendar. It attracts thousands of visitors from all over Shetland, the UK and the world. Get ahead and avoid the queues by buying your tickets in advance.

Weekend passes for the Festival are now available to purchase from Scoop Wholefoods and the Taste of Shetland Pop-up, both in Lerwick. Weekend passes are £8. Tickets are also available to buy on the door at the Festival, priced £5 and under 12s are free.

Tickets for our new live event - Ready, Shetland? Cook! with Gary Maclean - are available here

Opening times:

  • Friday 5 October: Ready, Shetland? Cook! is on from 5.30pm to 7pm (doors open at 5pm); The Taste of Shetland Festival opens to the public at 7pm and closes at 9pm
  • Saturday 6 October: 10am – 5pm, tickets in advance or on the door.
  • Sunday 7 October: 11am - 5pm, tickets in advance or on the door.

Alternatively, become a member of Shetland Food and Drink and receive a complimentary event pass as part of your membership benefits. We will also keep in touch with you about other events we are organising and give you the first chance to buy tickets for events with limited spaces. You can become a member here.

If you would like to hear from us with news about our other activities, please register your email here.

We look forward to seeing you at the 2018 Taste of Shetland Festival!


Sign up to receive news, updates and special offers.