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Lakefield Jazz Festival - Food Vendors & Accommodations


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Food Vendors:

For your enjoyment, you will find several local food venders providing the event participants with an assortment of delicious local food items. Also be sure to enjoy a refreshingly cold beverage on a hot summer day! There wil be alcoholic and non-alcoholic choices available.


Ellie's Taste of Texas

  •  Located in Lakefield, Ontario, proudly offers Authentic Homemade "Texas Style" Smoked Beef Brisket, Smoked Pulled Pork, Smoked Ribs, Fresh Hot King Size Pretzels and Texas Style Sandwiches.  We use many fresh local ingredients and proudly prepare our cuisine using Ellie's own Family's Old School Southern Style recipes.   Come out and enjoy The Lakefield Arts and Jazz Festival. Please drop by the Ellie's Taste of Texas booth and ask for a smoked beef brisket or smoked pulled pork taste test.  Can't wait to see you there enjoying great beer and food!  Check us out on Facebook or Twitter.

La Mesita

  • La Mesita will be at the Lakefield Jazz, Art & Craft Festival this year! We are so excited to have Chef Martin Carbajal at the festival. La Mesita is locally owned and operated and will be serving authentic Mexican Cuisine! If you haven't tried this yummy Mexican food you will have to stop by their booth at the Lakefield Jazz, Art & Craft Festival you will not be disappointed!

Lakefield Pantry

  • Serving a selection of homemade sweet and savory delights, Empire Cheese taster plates and coffee

Island Cream Caribbean Cuisine

  • Serving jerk chicken dinner, currey chicken roti and beed roti and homemade ice cream!

JUSS catering and Cassis Bistro

  • Marinated chicken brochettes kebabs in pita bread with hummus or tzatziki .

Kawartha Kettle Corn

  • Kettle Corn and fresh squeezed ice cold lemonade. 

Publican House Brewery

  • Located in downtown Peterborough, the Publican House is an award winning craft brewery creating some of the finest and most interesting brews in Ontario.

    The brewery currently produces six distinct styles: Pub House Ale, Square Nail Pale Ale, High Noon, Henry's Irish Ale, available year-round, and O'Leerie Stout and Eight or Better, available seasonally.

    Connected to the brewery is The Publican House Restaurant and Tap House, opening July 2017 which will feature craft beer, wine, spirits and a locally sourced menu to create a taste experience you're sure to remember.

Make sure you stop by the Publican House tent at the Jazz Fest!


The Village Inn 

The Village Inn is situated in the scenic and historic little village of Lakefield, Ontario, Canada, in the heart of the Kawartha Lakes. The Inn is comprised of twenty-six rooms and two luxury suites. Our charming country inn, located just 90 minutes North East of Toronto offers a wonderful balance of old and new, convenience and comfort, historic tradition and modern amenities, all presented in an atmosphere of country charm. Spa services are available only steps away. Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, with your family or on your own, your stay at award winning Village Inn promises to be a memorable and enjoyable experience.