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CraftFest

Find marvellous crafts by expert makers at Castle Ward.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Join us for CraftFest 2024 for an amazing weekend of creativity and fun! Visitors will have the opportunity to explore an array of handmade crafts from talented local artists, designers, and artisans. From glass and ceramics to woodworking and painting, there will be something for everyone to enjoy. Visitors can also look forward to live music, a vibrant atmosphere and delicious food and drinks from local vendors.

Please note, there is no admission fee but visitors need to purchase the National Trust Normal Entry Price. (child and family tickets are available)

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

Suitability

Bring the kids to experience this wonderful event!

Meeting point

The Stableyard

What to bring and wear

Dress comfortably and appropriately. Dress for the outdoors as some stalls will be outside.

Accessibility

All accessible.

Upcoming events

Event

Summer of Play at Castle Ward 

Get ready for Summer of Play at Castle Ward!

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on
22 Jul to 26 Aug 2024
at
10:00 to 17:00
+ 35 other dates or times
Event

Volunteer-led Walk - North-Western Trail 

Don't go astray, we'll lead the way!

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on
23 Jul 2024
at
11:00 to 14:00
Event

Living History Day 

Join us for Living History Day, where volunteers and staff dress in period costumes to bring history to life.

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on
27 Jul to 24 Aug 2024
at
11:00 to 16:00
+ 1 other date or time
Event

Jazz Sundays at Castle Ward 

Join us for an amazing Sunday afternoon of live jazz in the beautiful and historic surroundings of the Castle Ward.

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on
28 Jul to 1 Sep 2024
at
13:00 to 15:30
+ 2 other dates or times