In January we Wassail our Orchard, in summer we hold Open Air Theatre and Concerts, in October we celebrate Apple Day.
Sat 6th January – Wassailing
Wassailing – an ancient practice of blessing the orchard and its wildlife to ensure a good apple crop the following year, a fun family event with a few modern twists. WASSAILINGposter.
There are no tickets for this event but it is helpful if you can let us know you are coming email firstname.lastname@example.org. Suggested donation of £2 per person.
WALLED OPEN AIR 2018
Sunday 10th June, afternoon (timings to be confirmed)
The Reluctant Dragon by Quantum Theatre
Everyone knows St George has to do battle with the dragon, but what happens when the dragon simply won’t fight St George?
In this delightful new adaptation by Michael Whitmore, Quantum Theatre presents Kenneth Grahame’s The Reluctant Dragon, an enchanting tale of bravery, friendship and derring-do for all the family.
Sunday 22nd July, 7pm
The Importance of Being Ernest by The Pantaloons
Everybody loves Ernest. In fact, Cecily and Gwendolen are both engaged to Ernest. The only trouble is, Ernest doesn’t exist. Or does he…? As well as Wilde’s witty words, The Pantaloons’ energetic and musical new production takes influence from silent film, Victorian music hall and contemporary physical theatre to add a few twists to this perennially popular play!
Sunday 29th July, noon til 6pm
Music to Watch the Flowers By
Family picnic concert, music jazz, blues and rock.
Bring your own picnic and drinks or buy them in the Garden.
Children’s bouncy castles and soft play for under 5s.
Sunday 9th September, noon til 5pm.
Folk and Food Festival
Enjoy folk music and dancing,
Real ale, cider and food stalls.