Incredible Harvest Festival 2014

Last update: 27.09.14 First posted: 27.09.14 by in

After the success taking harvest festival into the town last year we thought we would risk the weather and do it all again this year.
Who would have dared hope we would be lucky and have sunshine again, but we did.
erecting tents at harvest festival
putting up all the tents in the rain would not have been fun nor would placing the flags
flagging the way
or fixing the Dinky Drinkerie
Dinky Drinkerie nearly ready for action
but all went incredibly well and everyone enjoyed hat brews from our billycan
brewing up for the workers at harvest festival
soon all was ready and the cooks got to work on free food tasters
cooking up a storm at harvest fest
queues form for fruit cocktails
queuing for fruit cocktails
Dinky Drinkerie fruit cocktails
the choir sang
three valleys gospel choir
apples were peeled
Richard demonstrates apple peeling old style
Rosemary Moon and Michaela gave cookery demonstrations
Rosemary and Michaela do cookery demonstrations

the samba band played
Samba band

and sent Otto off to sleep
drumming puts Otto to sleep

The Hill Millies danced

OakenHoof clogged

Babies found pumpkins
baby discovers pumpkin

folks found out about saving our heritage
john explains the important of heritage seed saving and gives away packets of seeds

families strolled round in the sun
Abdul and family
Tod in Bloom presented visitors with free freshly made her posies
Tod in Bloom make herb posies

There were enormous herb backpacks from the Incredible Farm.
Incredible Farm her backpack
Far too much to write it all here and still the sun shone, what and incredible day.

Huge thanks to everyone who helped set up take down and share the work through the day take an incredible pat on the back from all of us.

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