Seaweed Festival is held to promote seaweed for its immense health and nutritional benefits.
In a multitude of colours, textures, shapes and sizes, it is tasty, full of minerals, fibre without calories, and is the best salt substitute., quay kitchens will have a surprising variety of dishes and stalls will be selling a range of seaweed products.
It is a very informative festival, with activities suitable for all. Such as "Know your Seaweed" talks by Emma Gunn, craft activities and workshops with Artycrafts and Sciencedipity (make your own seaweed slime), street entertainment and live music throughout the day. The Seaweed Health Foundation will provide information and a talk on the benefits of seaweed for food and health, Adam Reeve will be doing a seaweed gel demonstration and foraging talk. Also this year there will be a cooking demonstration by Zoe Sing from Ebbtides.
You will be amazed at the world of seaweed. Bring your own and ask the experts what is the best use for your particular selection.
Torridge, England, UK