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english pottery & giftware Castlefest

English Pottery & Giftware

Muffins & cookies

We have the most delicious muffins and cookies in many flavours

Medieval Catering

Medieval Catering

The Frying Dutchman

All aboard our savage sailor stand, The Frying Dutchman. Our crew will provide you with the most delicious burgers ashore, a tasty portion of crispy wedges and lots more. So come and voyage to the greatest ship in the port!

Melck, Meel & Eyeren

This cosy wooden stand, full of the most delicious pancakes, will make you feel like you’ve gone back in time. Our bakers make the best organic pancakes in the flavours: Naturel, Cheese, Bacon or Cheese and Bacon. If you like, there will be powdered sugar and syrup to complete the party!

Ice Cream

Due to great success, we once again bring our Mead ice-cream in various flavours. If you’ve never tried it, make sure to drop by to taste this delicious delicacy. Of course, we will also bring our hand-made ice-cream in new, surprising flavours.
NEW! This year you will find milkshake in the same flavours as the ice cream in our stand. Meadmilkshake, Green apple milkshake, let us surprise you!

Grill-zilla

Grill-Zilla

Delicious pizza rolls

At the beautiful Grill-Zilla wood-fired oven you can find the most delicious pizza rolls with different
toppings, suitable for meat lovers, fish fanatics and vegetarians. You can also come here for
deliciously sweet cinnamon rolls.

Lángos & Falafel

Grill-Zilla will also be at Castlefest with a fantastic Lángos & Falafel booth. Lángos is a tasty Hungarian, savoury snack and falafel an Arabic dish with fried balls of mashed chickpeas. Both dishes are suitable for vegetarians and the falafel even for vegans.

Shai’s Falafel Shoppe

Shai’s Falafel Shoppe in the LARP village

Visit the LARP village and enjoy the best vegan falafel around! Next to falafel, you can also savour homemade hummus and vegan muffins. For the thirsty visitor, there are all kinds of drinks and for kids (or a guilty pleasure for yourself) we have toasted ham and cheese sandwiches.

You can’t miss Shai’s Falafel Shoppe – away from the bustle and into the shade – just follow the signs with LARPdorp on them.

cooking highlander castlefest 2019

Cooking Highlander

Burgundian dishes from the Cooking Highlander

The Cooking Highlander serves its Burgundian dishes. From meat to vegetarian. A number of new dishes will be introduced this year on the famous barbecue. Also, the delicious Hamburgers, chicken wings and of course our Garlic bread will not be missing. See you at Castlefest!

vegan spirit castlefest 2019

Vegan Spirit

Vegan food with a smile

Vegan Spirit is a funny group of vegan and vegetarian activists, who intend to make the world a little sweeter by cooking delicious food on festivals. They provide a culinary world tour in their menu, as well as a happy smile in their face while serving their food with a big and open heart.

Dikke Bertha

Victorian espresso from Dikke Bertha

Dikke Bertha is a Victorian, coal-fired espresso machine. Her coffee engineers take you back to the time of the industrial revolution. Whether it is chopped with steamed milk into cappuccino, or pure and honestly drunk as espresso: Bertha’s coffee is quite an experience.

You can find Dikke Bertha and the Langzame Mannen in the Secret Garden.

slingerchips kultura, catering, castlefest 2019

Kultura Catering

Slingerkoffie

De gezellige koffie stand! Maal je eigen bonen en geniet van een heerlijk bakje zwart goud. Daarnaast kun je bij ons ook terecht voor verse thee, zelf gemaakte ijsthee en ijskoffie. Kom dus zeker langs!

Slingerchips

Heerlijke ambachtelijk bereide, versgebakken slingerchips. Deze knapperige lekkernij wordt gemaakt van verse aardappels en ter plekke gebakken. In 2 heerlijke smaken (zout en kruidenmix) en met een ruime keuze uit de lekkerste sauzen. De Slingerchips zijn bovendien vegan!

Everts castlefest 2019 catering fruit smoothies

Everts Partycatering

Fruit, fruit and more fruit. Pressed or cut directly in front of you! The fruit team processes this throughout the day into a delicious smoothie, fruit salad and fresh juice. Vegan, healthy and fresh daily.

Sunny weather or not, fruit is always a refreshing snack. Our concept has
remained unchanged for 10 years and we enjoy making these delicious products.

wietse's pie, catering, castlefest 2019

Wietse’s Pie

Wietse’s Pie has been active for many years at the most beautiful festivals in the Netherlands
and Germany with his delicious Englies Pies. The English Pie is a pastry made from dough with various delicious, savoury fillings.

The absolute winner in taste is the Steak and Guinness; Pie. Honest beef cooked in Guinness beer. But Mushroom, Minced Lamb, Lentil-Curry are also included on the menu.

In addition to the Pie filled with meat we also offer Vegetarian and Vegan Pie. What do you think of Spinach Roquefort, Spinach Feta or Lentil Curry? 

Every time we come to Castlefest we also try to bring a new taste. Haggis Pie, Sauerkraut with Sausage Pie or Breakfast Pie. And for example at the request of The Dolmen, a Pie with products from their region (South of England), Pork and Cider Pie.

koek en zopie, castlefest 2019 catering

Koek & Zopie

Fair coffee with a touch of retro. Let yourself be pampered with unique coffee cocktails. Our mobile espresso bar is the place to be for stronger coffee, but also tea or chocolate milk. And all that 99% organic and vegan-friendly! Our mission is to serve hot drinks with responsible organic and ecological products, don’t miss out on taste!

Our drinks are served in compostable cardboard cups, which is much less harmfull for the terrain and the environment. We do ask the customers to throw the cups into the dustbins after use.

marskramers amsterdam castlefest pretzels broodkrakelingen

De Marskramers van Amsterdam

The ‘Marskramers’ have been coming to Castlefest for years. We walk around the festival grounds to sell  our Bread Pretzels.

We offer various types:
Salt (vegan)
Cheese
Sweet/apple

You can buy a pretzel from us from half a coin. The Breadpretzels have been known
throughout Europe since the 13th century, it was considered a delicacy already in the Middle Ages. Due to its infinity shape, it was also a common delicacy at weddings as well. Of course, Castlefest cannot do without them! See you then!

schoorsteenbrood kurtoskalacs castlefest catering

Kürtőskalács Hilversum

The kürtőskalács (Chimney Cake) is a traditional sweet pastry, which originally comes from the area of Transylvania. This snack is hand made in our castle: the dough is rolled out, wrapped around a wooden cylinder and provided with a layer of sugar. The kürtőskalács are baked above the smouldering coals until the sugar layer is caramelized. Then a delicious topping of your choice is sprinkled over it, such as walnuts, vanilla or cinnamon. This snack is preferably eaten hot from the bbq and can be kept for a day. Enjoy Your Kürtőskalács!

Shuttle bus time schedule

During Castlefest 2019 there will be a shuttle bus between train station Hillegom and the parking of Castlefest. 

 

Opening times

Thursday the 1st of August

The festival area (around the camping fields) is open from 10:00 till 24:00. 

Friday the 2nd of August

The festival area is open from 10:00 till 24:00. The market closes at 21:00.

Saturday the 3rd of August

The festival area is open from 10:00 tot 24:00. The market closes at 21:00.

Sunday the 4th of August

The festival area is open from 10:00 tot 20:00. The market closes at 18:00. After the market closes we invite everyone to come to the mainstage for more musical entertainment!