Buzzard Fayre Devon 28-30 July

Buzzard Fayre Devon 28-30 July

http://buzzardfayre.co.uk

 

The Buzzard Fayre is on from 28-30 July 2017, Bondleigh, EX20 2AL. What is it? It's hard to put into words - it's a fair field full of fine folk, sharing and learning proper skills and celebrating the good things of life, passing on real knowledge outside the constraints of the classroom.
What's actually happening at the Buzzard Fayre? Here's what, from music to puppets to trees to metalwork to off-grid skills and beyond...

Workshops and demonstrations
Music
Food and refreshment
Lowton Farm

Workshops and demonstrations
Primitive Archery

 

Saturday foraging walk.

 

Bob the hook, the elder welder (roadside recycling )

 


 

Storytelling and workshops with Hedgespoken travelling theatre

 

Metalwork and blacksmithing with Dom Ferand

 

Forest School inspirations

 

Windy Smithy woodburners

 

Andy Harris, freestyle coppersmith

 

Dartmoor Archery

 

Nina Perrot, stained glass

 

Bee Kind Hives, sustainable beekeeping

 

Claerwen Gillespie - clay whistles

 

Spencer Field Larcombe, Artist Blacksmith

 

Nicola Raffan, potter

 

Also, circus skills, fire, revelry, eloquent conversation, fireside music, revolutionary fomenting and heartfelt rambling, and much more to be announced!

Music
Friday night ceilidh with Sheer Hopody

 

Saturday night music with MANKALA and then THE TURBANS!

 

Food and refreshments

Breakfast served Saturday and Sunday morning . The full works from our local farmers' market - 'Credit Brunch.'

Lunch and evening meals served by Conrad of Conrads Kitchen. Using Meat and produce from the Farm.

A fully stocked bar , selling local ales cider and wine, cocktails and Pimms.

Lowton Farm

Lowton Farm is a beautiful 35 acre farm just outside the village of Bondleigh in mid-Devon - there are spectacular views all the way to Dartmoor to the South. We've been putting on events here for some years now - this will be the first Buzzard Fayre since 2014 and we hope that you can come and be part of it.