Glastonbury Tor - Wassailing at Avalon Orchard 2019
Time for some seasonal, festive fun. The ranger team are having a festive celebration in the orchard at Glastonbury Tor. Wassailing is an ancient custom that involves drinking cider, singing to the trees in the hope of a good harvest and scaring away any evil spirits that might be lurking. You can tour the Tor, sing around the trees, hear stories by the fire, sample the fruit of last year's crop and enjoy hot food.
Tours of the Tor will be available from 2pm.
On the day entry, is 3 per adult and 1 per child (ages 5-16): please note cash only.
Please park in the town and walk to the Tor. Booking Advisable. Phone: 0344 249 1895.
A National Trust Event - Gates open 14:00. Start 14:00. End 18:00. Check Website for Admission Charges. The orchard will be signposted from main access points to the Tor and lit up along the way, there will also be staff and volunteers to guide you. Check website for latest information.
Glastonbury Tor, near Glastonbury, Somerset
Sat 19 Jan 2019