Apple Day and Events

Cherry Orchard Tours and Cherry Market

Back by popular demand! As part of the Hampshire Food Festival 2018 Blackmoor Estate will be hosting FREE tours of its cherry orchard and a cherry market on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd July; 10.00am-4.30pm.

This is an opportunity to learn how cherries are grown and harvested during a tour of Hampshire’s largest cherry orchard.

Also explore our Nature Trail – picnics welcome.

Apple Tasting is back on Sunday 14th October 2018

10.00am – 4.30pm


Blackmoor Estate’s famous Apple Tasting Day has been running for 48 years and returns on Sunday 14th October 2018. 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

Location: Blackmoor, GU33 6BY – follow signs.

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

For Craft Fair/exhibitor queries email