Come Wassailing With Us!
Date: Sat 4 Aug
Time: 5pm – 9.30pm
Location: Canobolas Dance Hall – 504 Canobolas Road, Orange
Event cost: $77.19 (booking fee included)
Join Small Acres Cyder, See Saw wines and Canobolas Dance Hall for an evening of wassailing, bonfires, music by The Honey Drippin’ Mudskippers and entertainment while we bless the grape vines and apple and cherry orchards in preparation for Spring.
To wassail :: drink alcohol and enjoy oneself with others in a noisy, lively way.
Wassailing :: The ancient custom of visiting food/beverage producing area, reciting incantations and singing to the trees to awaken the plants and to scare away evil spirits to ensure a good harvest of fruit.
Local wassailing dancers and musicians will provide the evening’s entertainment while Jo Robson catering will spoil you with a locally inspired 2 course meal. Your ticket also includes a drink on arrival – either See Saw Prosecco or Small Acres Cyder’s Sparkling Perry – pear champagne.
Additonal drinks will be available for $7 per glass or $25 per bottle. Please bring cash.
Rug up, bring your dancing shoes and your friends for a fun and frivolous winter’s night!