Great shopping, food, activities and entertainment!
SHOPPING, FOOD, ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT
Soak up the feel-good, relaxing atmosphere set in Stonor Park’s picturesque surrounding and let us provide entertainment, delicious food and drink, interactive craft workshops and beautiful hand-crafted products.
As well as great shopping, the Henley Country Craft Show hosts a mix of enjoyable activities for all the family – from classic children’s fairground rides, laser clay pigeon shooting and a large outdoor playground, to live musicians and inspirational demonstrations, including wood carving and willow basket making.
Whether you’re looking for home accessories, garden ornaments, jewellery, clothing, ceramics, soft furnishings, glassware, art or bespoke gifts, with over 150 stands, your sure to find some absolute treasures. There’s also an array of artisan food and drink stands to discover, from flavoursome cheeses, delicious antipasti’s, to homemade sweet and savoury bakes and treats! A lot of our lovely food stall holders have samples on offer, so you can try before you buy.
Be sure to check out a list of stall holders exhibiting their stunning products at the Weald of Kent Country Craft Show
FUN FOR THE KIDS…
Vintage swingboats and a carousel, giant outdoor games plus fun activities including some child-friendly interactive workshops are sure to keep the little ones entertained during your visit!
PLUS – Children can also enjoy the Penshurst Place Adventure Playground featuring a commando trail, wooden high top, a giant slide, swings, toddler area and new zip line. Entry to the Penshurst Place Adventure Playground is free of charge with an adult Weald of Kent Country Craft Show ticket.
Children can take part in the following drop-in workshops (no need to pre-book):
Sugartots Sand Art – Sand Pictures: This hands-on workshop allow children to create their very own sand pictures – a modern adaptation of a good old-fashioned creative activity. Suitable for children aged three and over
Classroom Adventures – Wooden Toy Making: This fantastic 30 minute workshop allows children to follow the wooden toy making process and make their very own toy to take home. Suitable for children aged four and over.
Chocolate Genie – Chocolate Decorating: Kids can enjoy a 5 minute mini session, working with 100g Belgian chocolate and decorating a shape using an assortment of toppings. They can be taken away to eat or Chocolate Genie can gift wrap. This is suitable for all ages.
Marbling 4 Fun – Pendant Necklace: Children can use their choice of colours and create their own marble effect necklace pendant, along with a matching greeting card in the same style.
ENTERTAINMENT FOR THE GROWN-UPS…
Features, demos and entertainment for the adults too! From live music performances and hand-crafted demonstrations to a falconry display, laser clay pigeon shooting and new for 2022 – axe-throwing… there’s something for everyone!
Adam King – Traditional besom brooms, gypsy flowers and lovespoons
Willowpool Designs – Contemporary & traditional willow weaving demonstrations basketry, sculpture, living willow & children’s willow workshops.
Watsons Hurdles – Traditional English hurdles and thatching spars. Handmade to your requirements.
Sussex Willow Baskets – Handmade English bespoke baskets to mail order.
DELICIOUS FOOD AND DRINK…
Food lovers will relish in delicious gourmet street food from our specially selected caterers. From succulent hogroasts, to vegan treats, tasty greek wraps, artisan coffee and refreshing ice creams, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Why not add a touch of fizz to your day with a cheeky tipple from one of our lovely drinks stands.
The Haha Tin Bar – Gin cocktails, Prosecco, Beer
Lemons and Olives – Greek Food – Halloumi/ chicken/ pork wraps
Crown Ice Cream – Ice cream!
Horsebox UK – Freshly ground specialist coffee and gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches (Posh Toasties)
Supreme Sausages – Hotdogs, burgers and hogroast
Oatopia – Flapjacks, porridge, hot drinks
Vintage Allsorts – sandwiches, pastries, homemade cakes and cream teas with freshly baked scones, all served in true vintage style!
Taylor’s Pizza – Fresh Italian wood fired pizza
The Little Orange Van – Aperol Spritz and Prosecco
Wow Churro – Churros and coffee
Hush Hush Chefs – Quiches, salads and pies
VISIT PENSHURST HOUSE AND GARDENS…
Weald of Kent Country Craft Show is situated in the stunning grounds of Penshurst Place. Why not upgrade your ticket and explore the historic Penshurst house and it’s breathtaking gardens so you can make the most of your day out!
We have teamed up with Penshurst Place and are delighted to offer a discounted entry price* to enter the house and gardens, on the same day you visit the Weald of Kent Country Craft Show. Tickets can be purchased on the day of your visit.
Family of four (2 adults and 2 children): £33.50
* Penshurst Place standard entry prices to the house and gardens, without a Weald of Kent Country Craft Show ticket are as follows:
Adults/ Seniors – £13.50, Children under 16 years – £7.30, Family of four – £37.50
We are delighted to offer you some amazing hands-on workshops – a great way of getting even more from your visit and give you the opportunity to try something new, and come away with a finished piece to keep.
We have four varied workshops available in 2022 – Plant Pot Gilding, Calligraphy, Chocolate Making & Silk Scarf Marbling!
Click here for more information on our workshops and how to book.