Apple Blossom Walks Saturday April 22nd 2017
Every year in late spring, the orchards of Ireland come alive with pink and white blossoms, and the apple farmers of Ireland are offering you a chance to enjoy the country charm of their farms. There will be walks, sampling and a picnic area at each farm. Please contact your nearest farm for more details. Entry is by donation to local charities.
The Apple Farm
Address: Moorstown, Cahir, Co. Tipperary
Date of blossom walk: Sat April 22nd 2017
Time: 11:30 and 2.30pm
Contact Name: Cornelius Traas
Contact Number: 052 7441459
Associated Charity: Funds to Meningitis Research Foundation Ireland.
Directions: From Dublin or Cork. Take Exit 10 from M8 and proceed towards Clonmel/Waterford (on N24) until you see our signs. We are located about 6km from Exit 10.
From Limerick/Waterford. We are located on the N24 between Cahir (6km) and Clonmel (9km) and are signposted from the N24.
See www.theapplefarm.com for map and further directional details.
A free glass of our award-winning apple juice, made on the farm, will be provided for all blossom walkers upon completion of the walk, with the option of some cider should that be the preferred option. The walk will be led by Con (aka @theapplefarmer), and will take about 1 hour. Con will speak about the farm and its activities.
Boyne Grove Fruit Farm
Address: Stameen, Dublin Rd, Drogheda
Date of blossom walk: Sat April 29th and Sun April 30th 2017
Time: 12am - 6pm
Contact: Name Olan
Contact Number: 086-2570524
Associated Charity: Drogheda Homeless Aid / SOSAD
Suggested donation adults €5 and kids free. There will be talks, tastings and kids activities. Apples, juice, cider and vinegar as well as local ice cream will be on sale!