The Eden Project
The Big Lunch - an Eden Project

Partnered by

  • Big Lottery Fund - Lottery funded
  • Asda
  • Halifax
  • Streetclub
  1. Get cooking

    Sharing Recipes
    Find some foodie inspiration from our recipes; sweet or savoury, take your pick!
    Grilled sweetcorn
  2. The Big Lunch

    Get involved
    Just heard about The Big Lunch? Order a free starter pack today and host an autumn Big Lunch!
    big lunch day
    big lunch day
  3. Big Lunch Photos

    Send us your Big Lunch snaps!
    We love seeing what you got up to this year at your Big Lunch!
    Big Lunch photos

Request a pack


There's still time to order your Big Lunch pack which has everything you need to get started, including posters, invites and stickers.

Get your pack

Celebs corner

People are talking about The Big Lunch...

TV chef Simon Rimmer

TV chef Simon Rimmer says:

"Once you get started, you'll be surprised at how many of your neighbours are willing to get involved."

See who else likes us

Make Bunting

make bunting

Find out how to make your own bunting.

Learn how

5 steps to a Big Lunch

5 steps to a Big Lunch

Use our 5 steps to help you organise your Big Lunch street party.

Start now

Games Ideas

Games ideas

Make sure the children and the big kids are entertained with these fun games that are sure to get everyone up and moving!

Start playing

Your stories


Read about Big Luncher's unique
experiences this year; how they got involved and making it personal to their local area.

Be inspired


Road closed sign at Cardiff Big Lunch

Got a question? Visit our FAQs page for all you need to know in one place.

Visit FAQs

Download materials...

Here are some of our editable and printable resources for your Big Lunch - just click to download.
See the full range here.

Big Lunch Extras

Big Lunch Extras

Take your community to the next level with Big Lunch Extras.

Find out more

Big Lunch gallery

Two men enjoying a pint at a Big Lunch

See great photos of Big Lunches across the UK and beyond.

See the gallery

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