Chalice Well Apple Day

A family day out.

Activities for children and adults | 11 am to 4 pm:

  • Wand and staff making
  • Beeswax candle making
  • Felt making and spinning
    …more to be announced.

Main Tent | songs and stories | 11 am to 1 pm

  • Harper John Dalton
  • Stories and traditional & contemporary folk songs with Martin Faulkner
  • Harvest stories with Les Davies
  • Guitarist and singer Nathan Lewis Williams, cellist Gerry Barnett and violinist Lela Hela

Bucktons Orchard | 2 pm

Storytelling by the Bruton Storytellers, Martin Faulkner and Tim Bates, followed by apple picking.

The freshly picked apples are transported to the Lower Lawn, where the crushing, pressing, juicing and drinking takes place.


Main Tent | live music | 2:45 to 4 pm

  • John Dalton
  • Helen Lunt
  • Lazy Daze
  • Lela Hela
  • Gerry Barnett
  • Martin Faulkner

Refreshments on sale 10 am to 4 pm

The gardens remain open until 6.00pm; last admission at 5.30pm.

Normal admission applies ~ FREE entrance for Companions