Wassailing the Apple Trees @ Terhune Orchards
330 Cold Soil Road
Princeton, NJ 08540
JAN 29, 2023
Free Event, Open to All Ages
Help us celebrate this ancient British tradition at Terhune Orchards this winter. The Mount Family has made it a tradition to invite the public to the farm every winter as we dance and sing and celebrate the protection of our orchards to ensure a successful crop next season.
Enjoy dancing and singing by the Molly Dancers and re-enactments of old English traditional rituals, as well as chanting and music making, toasts of hot cider and placing gifts of cider-soaked bread in the tree branches while chanting the lively words of praise for the New Year.
Top the evening off by a bonfire, complete with marshmallows , and live music by the Spiced Punch Quartet playing traditional music using violins and flutes of many kinds
Join the fun. Bring noise makers — drums, whistles, bells, clackers, or put a few pebbles in an empty coffee can with a lid. These will make a joyful and worthy noise to drive away any and all spirits.
For more information, please visit the website provided.
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