This year the Bankstown Bites Food Festival will be held on August 9 at Olympic Pde, Bankstown. Attracting over 10,000 visitors annually, this year celebrates the 10th Anniversary of the festival with even more food fun and entertainment guaranteed to satisfy even the fussiest of festival foodies.
Highlights include celebrity chef cooking demonstrations, sake tasting ($10), all day entertainment by local and national performers and plenty to keep the young ones occupied with free craft activities, rides, face painting and entertainment just for kids. Also this year are 9 different tours involving 28 local restaurants, cafes and shops with these food trail tours attracting foodie's from all over Sydney. If you're not in the mood for a tour, there are dozens of food stalls offering the best, with an array of international cuisines for you to choose from.
Many yummy things to try
Bankstown Art Centre will also be opening its doors this year with a range of hands-on arts activities and programs. Children's craft and face painting will also take place in this area along with live performances.