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Elvaston Woodland Festival

Sat 24th September, 2016 @ 10:00 - Sun 25th September, 2016 @ 17:00

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An annual celebration of traditional and contemporary woodland crafts, it promises to be a brilliant day out for all the family.

Watch expert woodcraft professionals at work, learn how to survive in the woods and to cook wild food or simply take a walk through the magnificent Elvaston Castle grounds.

Veggies Food is HereThe event will be held at Elvaston Castle Country Park on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th September 10am − 5pm, with Veggies Catering Campaign probably attending.

Other attractions are likely to include:

Pole lathe turning
Fire lighting
Campfire cooking
Green Man songs and stories
Forest school activities
Sawmilling and chipping
Hurdle making
Survival skills
Rustic furniture
Longbow maker
Didgeridoo maker
Low ropes course on Saturday
Woodturning with a horse driven gin wheel
Clay workshops for children
Chair making and spoon making

Admission is free − parking was £6 (in 2015).

More details, including directions, on Veggies 2012 Diary Listing


Sat 24th September, 2016 @ 10:00
Sun 25th September, 2016 @ 17:00
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Elvaston Castle Country Park
Borrowash Road, Elvaston,
Derby, Derbyshire DE72 3EP United Kingdom
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Derbyshire County Council Countryside Service
Gill Forrester: 01629 533 870 ext. 33875