Eastnor Goes Vintage!

20 January 2014

Nostalgia will be the order of the day at  Vintage Eastnor, a new family event at Eastnor Castle, near Ledbury which take place in the castle grounds on Sunday 26th and Bank Holiday Monday 27thMay.

An impressive line-up of working Steam Engines will be on display in the courtyard in front of the castle, alongside Victorian swing boats and a traditional tea tent, serving tea and homemade cakes.  Avon Boating will be providing rowing boats for visitors to row on the beautiful castle lake. 

Sauce City Jazz Band from Worcester will be entertaining crowds with their toe tapping tunes and for younger visitors, there will be storytelling and entertainment from Eastnor ’ s favourite resident entertainer, ‘ Dapper Chap ’ .

David Littlewood, General Manager at Eastnor Castle said “ Our Eastnor steam engine days have always been very popular and now for the first time, we are combining this with all sorts of other retro family entertainment.  Whatever you do, don’t miss this unique opportunity to take one our rowing boats on the beautiful castle lake”.

The usual castle attractions will also be open, including the Knight’s Maze, Burma Bridge Tree Top Walk Way and Adventure Playground, Tearoom, Gift Shop and Ice Cream Parlour. The event will be open from 11am to 4.30pm on both days and admission prices are Adults: £9.50, Seniors: £8.50, Children: £6 and a Family Ticket (2+3) is priced at £25.