27th, 28th, 29th August 2016
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Around the Village

  • Boat rides at the ski club

Vicarage Garden

  • Opening procession from the school – 12.45 pm followed by the Official Opening at the Vicarage at 1pm
  • From 11.30am singer Marcus Thompson
  • Classic cars: Triumphs plus others
  • 2-4pm York RI Golden Rail Brass Band


  • Display of craft competition entries

Castle Green 

  • Children’s steam train ride (behind Gatehouse)
  • Various stalls
  • Fairground organ (at the wood yard)

Castle Garth

  • Frei Compagnie re-enactment group (Towton Battlefield Society’s affiliated Wars of the Roses re-enactors) including archery, music, cooking and camp

Primary School

  • Classic Car Show organised by the East Yorkshire Thoroughbred Car Club EYTCC
  • Exhibition by the Cawood Art Group
  • A look back over the years at the changing face of Cawood in photographs

Main car park

  • Display of Vintage tractors (to be confirmed)

Cawood Caravan Park

  • Varied entertainment programme – look out for full details in the Festival brochure

 Timing of shows may change depending on weather conditions

We reserve the right to change any events advertised due to circumstances beyond our control.

Please look at the EVENTS BOARDS at the stewards posts to find more detailed information. Thank you.


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SPONSORS REQUIRED - If you would like to sponsor our festival or one of our craft competitions please contact Lynne Johnstone on 01757 268274

STEWARDS REQUIRED - We are seeking volunteer stewards across the Cawood Craft Festival (28, 29 & 30 August 2016). If you would like to get involved please contact Dave Robinson on 01757 269488 or 07858 027118. We are also seeking volunteers to help before the festival, during the festival weekend and post festival with signage, tables, chairs, etc. Please contact David Jones on 01757 268571.