Apple Day and Events

Pick Your Own Apples and Pears

What better way to combine healthy exercise with good eating than by stocking up on your own Autumn apple supply? A perfect opportunity for juice and cider makers. This year’s’pick your own’ dates for those wanting to collect their own apples from our orchards will be Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th October.

Hours: 9.30am to 4.00pm.

Bring carrier bags or boxes, sturdy shoes recommended.

Juice, cider and other orchard produce will also be available.

Please note this event is located in our orchards and not at the fruit sales area. Follow signs – nearest postcode GU34 3LR [What3words ///footpath.soulful.patio]

Apple Tasting 2024

Blackmoor Estate’s famous Apple Tasting Day has been running for over 50 years and returns on Sunday 13th October 2024. This hugely popular free local event is in aid of local charities and is a rare opportunity for fruit enthusiasts to taste a wide variety of the old an new apple and pear varieties grown at Blackmoor – from traditional favourites like Cox’s Orange Pippin and Norfolk Royal Russet to exciting new varieties like Opal and Rubens. Apple experts will be on hand to identify mystery apples, fruit trees and plants will be available from our nursery, and as usual there will be a range of other attractions including: rural craft fair and demonstratons; community fete; local produce stalls; horse and cart rides; cakes and teas; climbing wall; Morris dancing; and cider of course!

Free Entry

Sunday 8th October 10.00am-4.30pm

Location: Blackmoor, GU33 6BY – follow signs [What3words sweetener.risky.muted]

Dogs are welcome on leads but not inside craft barns and food hall.

For Craft Fair/exhibitor queries email