When: 18th & 19th March 2017, 10am – 4pm
Where: Penrith town centre and Dalemain Mansion, Cumbria
£: Free to attend the Penrith event. There is an admission fee to visit Dalemain
What is it?
The 2017 World’s Original Marmalade Awards & Festival will take place on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th March in Cumbria.
This year’s event will be taking place in Penrith and at Dalemain Mansion, with a free ‘Orange Express’ Shuttle bus operating between both venues to help visitors get around.
On the Saturday, Penrith town centre will be turning orange with shop windows being decorated for the event, and an Orange Trail around the town. There will also be market stalls with marmalade to taste and buy, bear activities for children, magicians, musicians, dancers and storytelling.
On the Saturday and Sunday, Dalemain Mansion will be hosting the awards themselves, along with artisan marmalade to try, and marmalade themed exhibitions and demonstrations.
More info: www.dalemain.com/marmalade-festival