Well Dressing, from 24 Aug 2013, free entry
This ancient custom is unique to Derbyshire and is the art of decorating springs and wells with pictures made from natural materials. In Foolow, wells have been dressed for over 30 years, this year, 2 well dressings will be on show. Refreshments will be served in the village hall 10.30am to 4.30pm each day the wells are on show.
Both the wells are on the Village Green
Blessing service 1pm August
Nearest Tourist Information Centre
Castleton (Tel: 01629 816572)
|Sat 23 - Sun 31 Aug 2014|
Donations gratefully accepted.
|Sat 23 - Sat 30 Aug||Eyam Well Dressing at Eyam|
|Sat 23 - Sun 31 Aug||Foolow Well Dressing at Foolow|
|Fri 22 Aug - Thu 4 Sep||Holymoorside (nr Chesterfield) Well Dressing at Holymoorside|
|Sat 23 - Sun 31 Aug||Wormhill Well Dressing at Wormhill|
|Mon 8 - Fri 12 Sep||Chesterfield Well Dressing under Construction at Chesterfield Market|
|Fri 12 - Sat 20 Sep||Hartington Well Dressing at Hartington|
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Foolow is a small, picturesque village, situated in Derbyshire and the Peak District National Park, 2 miles west of Eyam and 6 miles North of Bakewell.