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Harvest Fair

What’s On:

Special GuestsBaillies Mills Accordion Band, 1 – 3 pm; and

The Ulster Chapter of the Irish Woodturners’ Guide doing demos all afternoon.

Guided House & Exhibition tours: 1, 2 & 3 pm (reduced event price £2)

Craft Market

Apple Sales and tasting

Tea Barn

Free activities for children:

Bouncy Castle

Make a Bug Hotel, between 1 & 2 pm


Apple Stuffing

Kids’ crafting

Games on the lawn

Join a guided tour of the House and Ulster-New Zealand Exhibition to find out who John Ballance was and hear about his many achievements including helping to secure the vote for women.   

Our craft market will have a lovely range of homemade gifts and tasty treats available. Chat with the Woodland Trust and find out how you can help wildlife and our woods. 

Tea barn open for snacks, light lunches and apple tart.  Dog friendly. Free car parking and disabled access.

Entrance donation: adults £3, children £1, under five’s are free. All proceeds go towards the upkeep of the House.




Earlier Event: July 27
Strawberry Tea Fair
Later Event: November 30
Santa at The Ballance House