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
Nearest Tourist Information Centre
Castleton (Tel: 01629 816572)
|Sat 23 - Sun 31 Aug 2014|
Donations gratefully accepted.
Also at this Venue
Well Dressing Festivals
|Mon 5 May||Newborough Well Dressing at Newborough|
|Sat 17 - Mon 19 May||Well Dressing at Etwall|
|Sun 18 - Fri 23 May||Middleton by Youlgrave Well under Construction at Middleton by Youlgreave|
|Mon 19 - Fri 23 May||Wirksworth Well Dressing under Construction at Wirksworth|
|Tue 20 - Fri 23 May||Brackenfield Well Dressing under Construction at Brackenfield|
|Sat 24 - Mon 26 May||Brackenfield Well Dressing at Brackenfield|
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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.
- On-site catering
- Picnic site
- Children welcome
- Disabled access