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Burton Agnes Hall Autumn Festival

  • Saturday 19th October, 2019 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Sunday 20th October, 2019 11:00am to 5:00pm

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  • Saturday 19th October, 2019 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Sunday 20th October, 2019 11:00am to 5:00pm

Tel: 01262 490324

Email: office@burtonagnes.com

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Burton Agnes Hall & Gardens
Burton Agnes
East Yorkshire
Driffield
YO25 4NE

Enjoy a bounteous seasonal celebration at our Autumn Festival

11am - 5pm Saturday and Sunday

Festival admission: Adults £7.00, Seniors £6.50, Children (4-15 years) £4.00, Under 4’s free. (Admission to the ground floor of the Hall is included. Free for Burton Agnes Hall members.)

This weekend brings together the finest local food, drink and craft stalls, with festival entertainment, traditional craft workshops, tours and demonstrations.

· Enjoy woodfired pizzas and treats from street food vendors, and locally crafted artisan beers and gins, to enjoy at the festival or to take home.

· Traditional street performances include sword dancing and Morris dancing; a vintage fair organ will billow out tunes throughout the weekend, and there’ll be live music in the courtyard.

· With Christmas around the corner (we’re crafting our decorations at full throttle!), visit the house and enjoy Christmas craft demonstrations, dried flower demos and see a floral crochet installation being created.

Workshops in the Norman Manor House (a 900 year old building, only 20 exist in the country)

· On Saturday 2-4pm, Hannah Turlington runs a hand block printing workshop, where you can design and print your own tote bag. Tickets and further info on burtonagnes.com to be booked in advance.

· On Sunday 1-4pm, Leilah from Dragon Willow runs a weaving workshop, where you can craft a beautiful willow heart. Tickets and further info: burtonagnes.com - must be booked in advance.

Plus Susan Cunliffe-Lister demonstrates dried flower arranging in the Norman Manor House during the weekend. No need to book.

Autumnal Tours of the Walled garden

1.00pm Saturday and Sunday Meet Head Gardener Jeremy Palmer at the entrance to the walled garden
Topiary Trimming Demonstrations

12 noon and 2pm Saturday and Sunday Gardener Dan will demonstrate this horticultural skill.
Woodland Walks with the Gardening Team

3pm Saturday and Sunday Meet at the entrance to the Walled Garden for an autumnal woodland walk with the gardening team. A lovely walk for children!