Wassail at the Organic Orchard – Saturday 20th January

The annual Wassail to wake up the fruit trees is being held at the Horfield Organic Community Orchard on Saturday 20 January, 2-4pm

The Apple Tree Lady says “We welcome all to Wassail. Whatever the weather, help us bring life to a wonderful seasonal tradition that celebrates people, community, and nature”.

The ceremony kicks off soon after 2.30pm. Pigsty Morris bring their dancing and merry making to the festivities around 3pm. Mulled juice and homemade cake for sale.

Toast the orchard for a fruitful harvest. Bring ribbons, clouties & shining things to dress the trees. Make merry with Pigsty Morris

Homemade cake and mulled Orchard juice for sale

The Orchard can be found on Davies Field on our Golden Hill Site, nearest postcode BS7 8JP.
Walk down the lane beside 22 Kings Drive (between Bishop Road and Kellaway Avenue), turn left and it’s the first gate on the right.
Take the lane beside 134 Longmead Avenue until you come to the last gate on the left.

Dogs on leads, please.