Holker prepares for largest Winter Market in 13 years
Visit Holker Hall in Cark-in-Cartmel, Cumbria this winter and find seasonal fun for all the family including the annual Winter Market. Set in the Holker Courtyard with braziers roaring and a warming cup of mulled wine in hand – it’s the perfect opportunity to start your Christmas shopping early; the Winter Market showcases the best produce on offer for the winter season.Stock up on crafts, artisanal food, home wares and decorations.Watch street entertainers including Andy Jester – stiltwalking and performing circus skills with children.Watch Juggling Inferno perform spectacular fire eating stunts on both days, and listen to live music from Palladium Quartet.
New for 2016 – Holker welcomes mobile kitchen – The Liver Cottage. The comedy chefs – Hugh Fearn and Lee Whittingstall present a cookery demonstration like no other.As the mobile kitchen garden moves through the crowds they create “˜fusion food on the move’, blending home grown ingredients with food foraged from the corner shop, the streets and of course the audience.
Holker Winter Market – 5th & 6th November. 10.30am – 4pm.£2.50pp.For more information on all of Holker’s autumn and winter events visit the website at www.holker.co.uk or telephone 015395 58328.
Winter weekends at Holker
The Holker CafÃ©, Food Hall and Gift Shop will be open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from early November until 18th December. 10.30am to 4.00pm. Free parking.