Free event Family friendly


Rhubarb lovers rejoice! Wakefield’s celebration of its most famous vegetable returns to paint the city pink from 16-18 February.

Alongside over 50 vendors showcasing the very best local and regional foodie treats, a selection of caterers will be onsite for visitors wishing to tickle their taste buds while they’re out and about some with their own rhubarb goodies:

  • Proove Pizza

  • Oh My Crumble

  • La Porketta

  • The Caring Kitchen

  • Yorkshire Crepe Company

  • R T Catering

The Rhu-Bar will also make its triumphant return – indulge in a selection of delicious alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks

Wakefield Music Collective presents Rhubarb Jam at the Rhub-Bar. Expect a whole programme of live music. Find out more here.

The Rhu-Bar is open from 10am – 5pm on Friday and Saturday, and 10am – 4pm on Sunday.

The Rhubarb Festival takes place in Wakefield City Centre from 16 – 18 February 2024 – find out more at

Venue Details

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Wakefield City, Wakefield, WF11HG