Wassailing in the Broomfield Park Community Orchard

Event Details

Wassailing in the Broomfield Park Community Orchard

Time: February 3, 2013 from 2pm to 3:30pm
Location: Broomfield Park
City/Town: Palmers Green
Website or Map: http://www.friendsofbroomfiel…
Event Type: festive, market, christmas
Event Added By: Administrator
Latest Activity: Dec 20, 2012

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

Wassailing in the Community Orchard - 3rd Feb from 2pm

If you have never 'Wassailed' then you will have a chance to do it on Sunday the 3rd February from 2.00pm, when we will be Wassailing in the Orchard. It is derived from an Anglo-Saxon word 'waes haeil' meaning 'to be healthy' and is a celebration to encourage a good crop by waking the sleeping trees and drive away evil spirits.  It is an excuse to eat, drink, sing and dance.

More Information from Friends of Broomfield Park

Comment Wall

Add a Comment

RSVP for Wassailing in the Broomfield Park Community Orchard to add comments!

Join Bowes and Bounds Connected

Attending (1)

Connecting the communities of Bowes Park and Bounds Green in north London.

Featured Content


December 2022

Elsewhere on the Web

Translate this website

© 2022   Created by Richard McKeever.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...