Alford Working Crafts Weekend

27 - 29 May 2023

The next big Craft Market is over the 3 day Spring Bank Holiday Weekend at the end of May at Alford Manor House, outside and in the Big Marquee. 

On a theme of "RURAL CRAFTS" we will have free demonstrations of spinning, weaving, bookbinding, netmaking, willow weaving and beekeeping, along with lots of quaility LIncolnshire makers. 

  • Free mini bookbinding workshops.
  • Free Garden in a pot workshops for children and musical entertainment from Banjo Bob and The Ministry of Ukes.


The Ministry of Ukes Saturday and Monday 1pm to 1.45 and then 2.30 - 3.15pm

Banjo Bob on his guitar  10.30 - 12.30 each day
David Allsop's bookbinding and Zoe Allsop spinning all 3 days, Dan willow weaving all 3 days. The Lincolnshire Guild of Weavers, Spinners & Dyers all 3 days, Louth District Beekeepers all 3 days, John & Jennifer Cook – net making all 3 days
Free Workshops
David Allsop's FREE mini bookbinding 1 hour workshops over all 3 days. 
No need to book, just turn up.

Joy Pit's FREE Children’s Garden in a pot over all 3 days. 
No need to book, just turn up.

Admission is 'Give What You Can Afford'

  • Free car parking in all Alford Car Parks and plenty of on street car parking although time limits apply.

  • We hope to see you there!