Presteigne Food & Flower Festival

Programme of Events and Activities

Many varied stalls in High Street and Broad Street

Further stalls and attractions in and around St Andrew’s Church

Free Talks and Demonstrations:

Blacksmithing demonstration by Pete Smith in St Andrew’s Church Yard - 10am to 4pm

Spot the difference - Local £ vs Supermarket £ a talk by Richard Pitts - The Assembly Rooms - 11.00

Cooking with Beer demo - St Andrew’s Church Hall - 11.30

Herbal Medicine: A modern herbalist - Rowan McOnegal - The Assembly Rooms 12.00 – 1pm

Theatre for One - in some of the Open Gardens - 2 - 5 pm

Hand tied country garden bouquets by Carrie Ede - The Assembly Rooms - 2 - 3 pm

Flower arranging exhibition - St Andrew’s Church - also teas and cakes until 5 pm

Workshops:

Make a Floral Crown – 11.30 to 1 pm (ticketed event)

Foraging walk for families – at 1.30 (duration around 1.5 hours) (ticketed event)

Make a willow obelisk – 2 – 4 pm (ticketed event)

Open Gardens

A map will be available on the day 2-5pm

Other Events

Forest School activities - St Andrew’s Church Yard - 10 – 1 pm

Good Old Fashioned Fun - The Old Rectory Garden - all day

Meet the pollinators - St Andrew’s Church yard - 12 – 4 pm