Winterwell Festival presents An Eccentric English Garden Party June 14th. The team behind stylish boutique festival Winterwell will be trying something a little different this at the magnificent quintessentially English manor house in Oxfordshire, Aynhoe Park.
On a very special summer’s day Winterwell will be hosting a truly splendid adventure, where the eccentric English way of life holds sway and croquet is the game of the day. Guests will be introduced to Sir William Cornwallis Harris and his team of intrepid explorers, who will take you on The Grand Immersive Tour – an experience through house and garden unlike any other. The day will continue with an array of English delights and finish with a feast fit for a king and many more surprises.
The dresscode for this year is THE ECCENTRIC SAFARI! Think Vintage Traveller, Gentleman Explorer, Eccentric Hunter (note: no animals please – there will be more than enough where we are taking you)
By Day you will be able to enjoy a quintessentially British affair of activities. Expect a Live Bands, Croquet Tournament, Cricket Match, Shuttlecock Picnic Hampers, Dance Classes, Life Drawing, Storytelling, Guided Tours of the Library and the rest is a surprise..
By Night Winterwell’s finest DJ’s will be playing late into the night with a final dash of explosions and Fireworks. You will be able to kick back in a Chill Out Room or whip out your moves for a Poker Tournament. Other late night antics include a disco with The Giraffes in The Orangery, Safari Cocktail Bar and a Late Night SurpriseIMMERSIVE FINE DINING EXPERIENCE
There will be delicious Picnic Hampers, this time supplied by the amazing Shuttlecock Inc., and will be introducing a brand new Immersive Fine Dining Experience in the Aynhoe Park dining room, ‘Shuttlecock Inc. Presents: ‘A WEEKEND ODDITY’, where you can book in your group for an altogether more special culinary experience.
Hampers to feed 4 people – £60
– Sourdough bread
– Potted smoked mackerel, house pickles
– Cold cut rare beef, rocket, pickled walnut, horseradish crème fraiche
– Creeler’s smoked salmon
– Creeler’s smoked duck
– Radish, pea, truffle oil and pecorino salad (V)
– Mini Pain au chorizo or Goats cheese onion and walnut (V) – Lemon polenta cake
– Local strawberries and cream
(Hampers will include a selection of the above based on best fresh products available at that time)
TICKETS AND DETAILS HERE