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Summer Food & Craft Fair 2019

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Summer Food & Craft Fair 2019

6th July | Free Entry

Summer Food & Craft Fair at the Grange Restaurant

Free Entry and Parking, assistance dogs only

Public parking for this event is located off the old A38, Buckfastleigh to Ashburton Road. A shuttle bus operates to and from the Fair site. The main Abbey car park is reserved for coaches and Blue Badge holders only.

We are well underway in the planning of our forthcoming Summer Food & Craft Fair on 6th July 2019, 10am - 4pm. We have a fabulous mix of local producers, skilled craftsmen and entertainment for all the family.

Fun kitchen
4 x 1 hour sessions (30 children per session)
10.30, 11.45, 13.30, 14.45

Live Demo Stage
10.30-11.00 – John Hughes – Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre
11.15-11.45 – Jim Fisher – Exeter Cookery School
12.00-12.30 – Oliver Cowmeadow of International Macrobiotic School
12.30-1.30 (lunch break)
1.30-2.00 – Ethan MacDonald – The Salutation
2.15-2.45 – The Chefs of Gather - Totnes
3.00 – 3.30 – David Beazley – Foraging Expert

Pippa Langhorne

Lipstick and Lashes – From 3pm to close of Food Fair

Click Here For all stall holders

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Summer Food & Craft Fair 2019

Our Annual Summer Food & Craft Fair was held on Saturday 6th July for the third year. There was an amazing mix of passionate local businesses who presented a bountiful display of food, drink and crafts from the South West of England.

Healthy Bees Day

A detailed look at Honey Bee disease: diagnosis, treatment and avoidance. The day will teach you how to recognise healthy brood and how to detect when things are not as they should be. Plenty of hands on experience coupled with expert advice and tuition. Saturday 20th July from 11am to 4pm. *Bring your own lunch or dine at The Grange Restaurant on site.

Private Garden Areas July 2019

Wed July 24th Private Garden Areas A garden tour with the Abbey’s Head Gardener exploring garden areas not normally open to the public. Meet outside The Grange Restaurant at 11am £3 pp

Abbey Choir: Mozart Mass and Vespers

Join the Abbey Choir and Orchestra for a summer evening in the company of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. They will perform the Spätzenmesse and the Vesperae solennes de confessore. Saturday 27th July 2019. 19:30 There is a pre-concert two-course meal available in the Grange Restaurant at 18:00 for only £19.75.