Camp Wood – Woodland Crafts and Rural Skills Centre

Past Events

Events, Shows and Festivals 2010
We will be attending the following events this year.

Bretforton Asparagus Festival 30th/31st May 2010
A new one for us. Luckily we love asparagus and the event sounds great with lots to see and do, including silver band, asparagus auction, classic cars and farmer’s market and of course us.

Woodfest Wales 4th/5th/6th June 2010
Our favourite event of the season. Family run and family orientated. If you like wood this is the one for you. From chainsaw carving to pole climbing races and woodcraft to timber framing, they’ve got it all. And even if you don’t like wood there is something to entertain everyone.

Elvaston Castle Country Park 40th birthday celebration 20th June 2010
A family eventĀ  run by Derbyshire Council. Loads of stuff to do and see in the beautiful grounds of Elvaston Castle near Derby.

Inkerman Buzz 11th July 2010
Another new one for us. Sustainability themed community event in Chesterfield, Derbyshire. The programme promisses something for everyone.

180th Bakewell Show 4th/5th August 2010

An enormous coutry show on the Bakewell Showground. Too many attractions to list, but there will certainly be something for everyone.

Events Attended in 2009

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Hampton Court Gardens 25th-26th April
Bean Pole Week Event. Beautiful gardens and house open to the public.

Woodfest Wales 5th-7th June
One of our favourite events of the year. Showcasing all things wood and run by a great bunch of folk.

The Garden Festival 13th-14th June
Held in the beautiful grounds of Helen’s Manor Much Marcle. A great local garden event featuring all sorts of locally produced crafts, food and drink, as well as all sorts of gardening related products. A great day out!

Ewyas Harold Medieval Pagaent 4th July
A local event held at Ewyas Harold Castle. A fun family day with all sorts of medieval and not so medieval attractions.

179th Bakewell Show 5th-6th August
Bakewell agricultural and horticultural show held at the Bakewell Showground Derbyshire.

Linacre Wood Festival 15th-16th August
Two days of fun and excitement in the ancient woodland around the Linacre Reservoirs, Chesterfield, Derbyshire. Lots of have-a-go activities and demonstrations of woodland crafts. See the chainsaw sculptor, paint your face and have a go at green wood turning.