Apple Day Festival
Apple day is being held on 14th October 2023
This year's apple day festival is shaping up to be one of the best yet.
10am - 3pm
2pm Raffle Draw
As usual, and at the heart of the seasonal festivities will be the apple pressing. A big thank you to the Lampeter Permaculture Group for supplying all the apple pressing equipment. Bring along your own apple harvest, along with empty bottles, and make use of the many hands here to get it all pressed into juice for you to take home and enjoy.
Local Food Producers
Many of our wonderful and very local producers will be coming along for the day to have a stall, sell and sample out their amazing produce. It’s a great opportunity to try new things, learn more about the food made where you live, and support local.Brindisa
Suppliers of award winning Spanish productsTeifi Cheese
Makers of award winning cheeses based in LlandysulWelsh Homestead
Award winning Chilli Jam and more from BethaniaMaesyffin Mushrooms
Gary,grower of mushrooms and seller of extracts will be here with his fungiHazelwell Farm
Paul from our main beef and lamb supplier will be here selling more cuts of his delicious meat from CarmarthenshireFelin ganol Watermill
Felin Ganol is one of only two commercial working water powered cornmills with original machinery in West Wales.
Local Drinks Producers
Apple day is always a fantastic way to sample some of the amazing drinks we sell throughout the year, and learn about them directly from the maker.Jin Talog
Carmarthenshire gin of exceptional qualityDa Mhile Gin
More local and fab botanicalsWelsh Mountain Cider
Tasting and selling their great range of ciders.Llaethlliw Vineyard
Welsh wines from the foothills of the Cambrian mountains.Extract Coffee
Here to talk all things coffeeVintage Roots
The UK's leading organic wine merchant. 100% organic since 1986! The best deals on organic wines, spirits, beers and much more.Afon Mel
A small, family-run bee farm business based on the outskirts of New Quay, in West Wales. producing award-winning mead, the only meadery in the UK to have been awarded a Great Taste Golden Fork Award.
Apple day wouldn’t be apple day without the range of tempting things to eat while you are here.Contis ice cream and crumble.
Lampeter's award winning ice creamBen's Raclette
Melted cheese on new potatoes with gherkins…mmmmmm.Bakery pizza
fresh from our own ovensMyrddin Heritage
Free range and high welfare pork products. They will be here cooking up sausage rolls for the hungry folksBakery
Cakes, pastries and the usual range for freshly baked goodies and more
Activities and CraftsStephanie Hafferty
Local author of gardening and self sufficiency books will be here to sign and sell books, and talk about growing your own food.Alec the Blacksmith
Demonstrations and creations.Lampeter Bee Keeping Association
Here for all things bee, expertise and advise as well as great interactive stuff for the kids.
To raise funds to fit a defibrillator on Lampeter Industrial Estate
Prizes are coming in thick and fast, prizes so far:LAS Recycling
£100 voucher for Chess Mensware in LlandeiloStephanie Hafferty
£95 voucher for a days's gardening course in 2024Outback Outfitters Lampeter
Fleece up to the value of £60, any fleece,any colour,any sizeThe Falcondale Lampeter
£50 Voucher for afternoon tea for 2Y Seler Aberaeron
£30 voucherHuw Lewis Tyres
£50 voucherWatson & Pratt's
£50 shop voucherWest Coast Fitness
3 Month's free membership
We would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who has donated raffle prizes so far. The town has been incredibly generous.
Throughout the day there will be talks and demonstrations from the very talented local producers and experts.
Face painting for the kids….always a winner.
Kids bakery play, get stuck into dough up to your elbows and see what autumnal themed bread you can make.
Live music to get your toes tapping.
Many confirmed and more confirming as the days pass, so save the date.