Chilterns Craft & Design Show 2016
"Café Eatons Bar will be open throughout each of the days to offer visitors the chance to sit down, relax and enjoy restaurant quality food and drink in a wonderful setting."
26th-29th August 2016. Stonor Park, Nr Henley-on-Thames. Sumptuous food, craft and family fun!
Chilterns Craft & Design Show 2016 will be host to unique jewellery, gifts, home and garden pieces, created by over 200 UK craftspeople available to purchase, along with the continually popular entertainment such as workshops, demonstrations and live music throughout the day. So, with all this and then being surrounded by the striking landscape of Stonor Park, we can assure you it is going to be a truly special day for you and your family.
With four days of activities for all the family to enjoy, the show also features the work of some of Britain’s leading craftspeople to the backdrop of live music and the beautiful countryside and with workshops, a family friendly atmosphere and delicious food.
Take the opportunity to get hands-on in one of the many workshops on offer throughout the weekend, including Fabric and Ceramic workshops with Trandcraft, Papermaking activities with Timberland Art & Design and Children’s jewellery making workshops with Kiddiebeads. Don’t miss your chance to learn something new!
The exhibitors are carefully chosen to ensure a varied array of glassware, jewellery, clothing, painting, garden ornaments, plants and furniture, beauty products and much more available to suit all tastes.
Accompanying this, the Graduate Marquee offers visitors the opportunity to view an exhibition of cutting edge design and the chance to buy a ‘one-off’ for the home with truly stunning and innovative pieces at exclusive prices.
The Café Eatons Bar will be open throughout each of the four days to offer visitors the chance to sit down, relax and enjoy restaurant quality food and drink in a wonderful setting. Delicious dishes and sumptuous drinks include Italian coffees, hand-made cakes, afternoon teas and a full bar complete with Champagne, Prosecco, Pimm’s, wines and beers as well as a selection of delectable savoury foods.
To satisfy foodies, Good Food Live will run alongside the craft and design stalls giving gourmet lovers the chance to buy luxury items from specialist food and drink producers.
As well as workshops for all the family, parents will find plenty to keep their little ones amused too. Face painting, bouncy castles and a children’s play area are all within the grounds, not to mention live music and craft workshops to keep youngsters entertained.
Grown-ups can also benefit from the skill and inspiration of traditional makers as they demonstrate rural crafts including wire sculpting, pole lathe turning and wattle, hazel hurdle and spar making. It’s the perfect opportunity to try something new and perhaps spark an interest in a new hobby.
To top off the day of sights, tastes and activities, the fascinating Birds and Beasts Roadshow is a must do experience for the brave with its collection of live animals, creepy crawlies, reptiles and birds the latter of which will be showcasing exciting Falconry Displays by popular falconers Leigh and Jo Holmes from The Hawking Centre.
Those with a keen eye for a target can also have a go at archery with the Hunger Games shootout. May the odds be ever in your favour!
Chilterns Craft & Design Show
26th-29th August 10am-5pm
Adult £10.00 (Advance £8.00) Senior £9.00 (Advance £7.00)
Child under 16 free if acc by parent – otherwise £4
Buy 10 adult or senior tickets Get One Adult Free (in advance only)
Combined Chilterns Craft Show & House & Gardens Adult and senior £14.00 (In advance only)
Buy tickets online or phone Ticket Hotline 01425 277988
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