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Millennium Christmas Food and Craft Weekend

Millennium Christmas Food and Craft Weekend

1st and 2nd December | Free Entry and Parking

The Christmas Event will be across 3 locations – Schiller Hall, the downstairs of the Guest Hall and The Grange Terrace.
At this years Christmas Food and Craft Fair we have:-

Craft Stalls
Food Stalls
Food and Drink workshops
Craft Workshops
Kids Activities (Education department)
Christmas BBQ
Mulled Wine/Cider/Applejuice
Roast Chestnuts
Carol Singing and Live Entertainment
Internal Department Stalls

Workshop Stands

The Cocktail Kings
~ Christmas cocktail workshops (and mocktails)
Chocolate Orchard
~ Chocolate tempering demos and lolly making with a chocolate decoration masterclass
Fleece Fairies
~ Felting demos
~ Watch how to make toys etc with the felt
~ Alpaca show
Voyager Coffee Tasting
Christmas cake making workshop and Christmas Cake Off.

Food and Craft Stands
Beading Marvellous
The Book Basket
Bell and Loxton
Ash Tree Farm
Angelchops Cakes
Barnabys Brewhouse
Cocktail Kings
Chocolate Orchard
The Chocolate Pizza Company
Dd’s Cupcakes
Cocorico
Ermestone Leather
Devon Wildlife Trust
Dartmoor National Park
Dartmouth Dairy
Forest Fungi
David Beazley
Dartmoor Chilli Farm
Delicious Dartmoor
From Harry
Fake Cake
Twools
Mrs Gills
Luscombe Drinks
Littlestones
Monarch Liqueurs
Plymstock Pantry
Peck and Chisel
Oakcroft Farm Produce
Buckfast Abbey Seamstress
Riverford
Red Earth Kitchen
Tors Vodka
Wivey Weaver
Mrs B’s Bags(Quilter from buckfast)
Voyager Coffee
The Wooden Fish

Cooking Stands
The Grange Christmas BBQ, roast chestnuts, mulled wine/cider/apple juice
Chanburys wood fired pizza
World food
Kumbites
Entertainment

Carol Singing
Christmas songs performed by a local group (background music)
Internal stalls

Kids Zone
Garden Department – Wreath making and sales
Monastic Produce

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