BONFIRE NIGHT IN EDALE

Edale village is very lively and there are some not to be missed events like bonfire night very popular locally.  Open to the general public with a bar and hot food.  There is always a massive bonfire and a spectacular firework display in November.  Held in the field by the village hall.

EDALE BONFIRE

The Bonfire is always a really great night but you will need to dress warmly

for it.

HAWK DISPLAY EDALE COUNTRY DAY

 

 

 

 In the main ring there are lots of different exhibitions and displays of rural life.  Demonstrations on how to work hawks.  Work with sheepdogs and the village children demonstrating maypole dancing.

SHEEP SHEARING EDALE COUNTRY DAY

 

The local shepherds always give a demonstration of sheep shearing very popular with the audience.  A really lovely day out remembering a way of life long gone and seeing skills still in use.

BEER BARREL RACE EDALE

 

 

 

Then there is the beer barrel race and beer festival.  The local teams compete starting from the Snake Inn on the Snake Pass and carrying a full keg of beer all the way over the mountains.

BEER BARREL RACE IN THE EVENING EDALE

 

 

 

 

The village hall is open all day and in the evening and beer can bought from the local breweries.  There is always a band in the evening and plenty of dancing.

FOLK EVENING EDALE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EVENT            

WHERE                                                       

DATE                                  

EDALE FOLK FESTIVAL PLAYING FIELD FRI 10-SUN 12 MAY
EDALE FLOWER FESTIVAL VILLAGE HALL SAT 25-MON 27 MAY
TALES AND TUNES ACROSS THE VALLEY (10.00 INC MEAL) PENNY POT CAFE 15 MAY-20 SEPT-22 NOV