EVENTS

 

Creative Countryside events offer the opportunity to meet and connect with other like-minded creatives. You'll learn new things, feast on seasonal food, and take part in traditional rituals and ceremonies. The gatherings take place in beautiful locations in the UK, giving you the chance to really slow down and disconnect too, if you like. 

 

 

2018 Events

 
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Winter Solstice Celebration: Hereford

Tuesday 11th December, 12noon - 7pm

Our December event will take place in Hereford, in the medieval great chamber of Shelwick Court. Join us for an afternoon of seasonal activities culminating in a solstice feast. Included will be:

  • Hot spiced drinks on arrival

  • A workshop to create your own festive Tudor bough decoration

  • Yule reflections and rituals

  • A 3 course seasonal solstice feast

You also have the option to add accommodation when purchasing your ticket, however rooms are very limited.

 
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Autumn Gathering: Shropshire

Friday 16th - Sunday 18th November (2 nights)

Our next gathering will take place in Shropshire (near Shrewsbury) in the very lovely and rustic Cronkhill Farmhouse.  Join us for a weekend of seasonal activities, feasts and connection. Included will be:

  • Two nights' accommodation

  • All meals, drinks and activities

  • An eco leaf printing workshop with Hanna from Ashleaf

  • A seasonal 'calendar' workshop with Bex from Botanical Tales

  • A mindful foraging hunt with Chelsea from Loving Life in Wellies

  • Storytelling around the fire

  • Ancient folklore traditions

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2019 Events

 
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A Slow Midwinter: Lincolnshire

Friday 25th - Sunday 27th January (2 nightS)

Our first gathering of 2019 will take place in Lincolnshire at The Old Rectory.  With spacious rooms and an open fire, it's the perfect location for a winter retreat. Join us for a weekend of seasonal activities, feasts and connection. Included will be:

  • Two nights' accommodation

  • All meals, drinks and activities

  • Seasonal workshops TBC

  • Ancient folklore traditions

 
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Spring Equinox Celebration

Wednesday 20th March, 12noon - 7pm

Our first spring event for 2019 will take place in Diss, Norfolk, in the thatched Manor Farm. Join us for an afternoon of seasonal activities culminating in an Ostara feast. Included will be:

  • Drinks on arrival

  • A seasonal workshop TBC

  • Ostara reflections and rituals

  • A 3 course seasonal feast

You also have the option to add accommodation when purchasing your ticket, however rooms are very limited.

 
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Foraging, Feasts & Forests

Tuesday 14th - Friday 17th May, The National Forest (Derbyshire)

Join us for an arboreal-inspired few days in the National Forest. Included will be:

  • Three nights’ accommodation

  • Seasonal feasts

  • Walking workshops

  • Sleeping under the stars

More details TBC soon.

 

 

PREVIOUS EVENTS

 
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Summer Gathering 2018

Friday 22nd - Sunday 24th June: Ravenstonedale, Cumbria

Read about the event here.

 
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Winter Gathering 2018

Friday 5th - Sunday 7th January: Edale, Peak District

Read about the event here.