Festival Of Country Life
10am-5pm, Sunday 28 and Bank Holiday Monday 29 May 2017
A fantastic day out for all the family – something for everyone!
Craft stalls – Antiques stalls – Food Hall – Refreshments – Entertainment – Displays
The Shopping Yard in the Edwardian Stable Block will house more than 50 craft and antiques stalls, plus a dedicated Food Hall full of local produce including artisan bread and cheese.
In the glorious parkland surrounding the Hall you can enjoy numerous exhibits and displays, from falconry and owls to working horses and hounds. And don’t forget the farmyard animals.
Visit the Museum of Rural Life and learn how our food was harvested in the old days.
A chance to see vintage tractors and steam engines in action.
See how traditional rural crafts like basket making and spoon making are being kept alive.
The event is run by Lamport Enterprises Limited in conjunction with the Hannington Vintage Tractor Club.
Why not relax with a drink and a bite to eat? Refreshments available from Sauls of Spratton.
The Hall & Gardens will also be open both days between 2pm and 5pm, last admission at 4.00pm (under separate admission).
Disabled parking and toilets are available. Please note that although the event is held mostly on one level, there are a few steps in places and some gravel paths/cobbled areas in the stables. There are also gravelled paths in the gardens.
Please note that credit/debit cards cannot be used at the entrance ticket wagon. Individual stall holders may take cards but not all are able to. The nearest cash machine is in Brixworth village.
Dogs are welcome on leads.