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When and where is the Speciality & Fine Food Fair?

Speciality & Fine Food Fair will take place from 10 - 11 September 2024 at Olympia Exhibition Centre, London.

The opening times are:

  • Tuesday 10 September 2024, 09:30am - 18:00 (last entry at 17:30)
  • Wednesday 12 September 2024, 09:30am - 17:00 (last entry at 16:30)

Who can attend?

An Industry show, Speciality & Fine Food Fair is open to trade visitors, industry professionals, and businesses involved in the specialty food and beverage sector. This includes Retailers, Foodservice Professionals, Distributors and Wholesalers, Producers and Manufacturers and Food & Beverage Professionals.

To ensure our visitors are relevant for the event, we will randomly spot check business cards on arrival so please ensure you bring one with you. Please refer to our admissions policy here.

Can students attend The Speciality & Fine Food Fair?

As the Fair is an industry only event, we operate on a no student policy. This policy will be enforced across both days of the show and as such we sadly cannot issue you with a visitor pass.

How do I get tickets?

Registration will 3 months before the Fair. In the meantime, sign up to our newsletter here

This event is a trade only event for those who work in the food, drink and hospitality industry and therefore we will carry out spot checks on business cards on arrival so please ensure that you bring one along with you. Please refer to our admissions policy here.

Do I need to specify what day I will visit when I register?

No, your visitor pass will grant you access for both days of the event.

Do I need to book onto the Speciality & Fine Food Fair conference program separately?

You will be invited to book onto the sessions on the seminar programme after you have completed registration.

How do I register a colleague?

You cannot register a colleague as each person needs to register with a unique email address. However, you can send an invite to prompt your colleague to do this on the final page of your registration.

If you have any registration queries, please contact us at

Can I bring a child with me?

Unfortunately, as this is an industry only event, we do not permit entry to anyone under the age of 18. We do have exceptions for breastfeeding mothers or if you are a parent and need to bring a young baby with you, please contact the team for more info on

   Can I bring a bag to the event?

Visitors are prohibited from bringing wheelie bags, suitcases or large rucksacks or carrier bags into the event. If a visitor does arrive with one of the mentioned above, they will be required to check-in these items to one of the cloakrooms. We also enforce a one bag of samples policy when visitors are leaving the event. This is subject to the Organisers discretion. Please refer to our admissions policy here.