Celebrating the best local food, drink, art and crafts
The newly-launched Surrey Hills Artisan Festival 2021 takes place on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th July to showcase the very best food, drink, art and crafts that the Surrey Hills has to offer.
What you can expect to see
This must-visit event is perfect for a fun day out for the family or are keen to take buy local! The first of kind event – two-day outdoor festival at Denbies Wine Estate in Dorking celebrates Surrey Hills artisans. Visitors will have the opportunity to buy locally-made produce, arts and crafts, learn new skills. Sample delicious food and drink, and see master craftspeople in action. Choose from homegrown food, wine, beer, gin, chocolate, skincare, jewellery, textiles, woodwork, glass, ceramics, painting, sculpture. Each stall has something different from the last! There will be the chance to talk to local artists, who are keen to share their skills.
Where will it be held?
The festival takes place in Denbies’ Bacchus Field overlooking Box Hill with an enviable setting among the growing grape vines!
Who is organising this event?
Organised by Surrey Hills Enterprises, the Festival will have something for everyone, from adults to children alike. This Community Interest Company works with local businesses to support the rural economy. They help promote, protect and enhance the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). And are in partnership with Denbies Wine Estate, Surrey Hills Arts and Surrey Artists Open Studios.
Tickets cost £6 if purchased in advance and £7.50 on the gate. Entry is free for children under 12. Advance ticket sales are encouraged and ned to be purchased by 12 noon on Friday 2nd July. Onsite parking is free, or alternatively, Dorking railway stations are a 15-minute walk from the vineyard. Social distancing and other measures to make sure everyone is safe and able to enjoy the event.
The Surrey Hills Artisan Festival is sponsored by Saffery Read
For more information and to book tickets, visit: www.surreyhills.org/events/surrey-hills-artisan-festival-2021