Apple day with the alpacas in Melrose

Priorwood Gardens in Melrose hosts its annual Apple Day on Saturday, October 23.

Wednesday, 20th October 2021, 11:52 am
Updated Wednesday, 20th October 2021, 11:52 am
Priorwood Garden in Melrose. Photo: Dr Dennis Connolly.

The event takes place between 10.30am-4pm in the beautiful orchard with wonderful framed views across to the Abbey.

There will be an impressive collection of apple varieties, including the local White Melrose, thought to date from before 1600.

As well as apples for sale local traders will be selling everything from crafts and food to plants.

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Kids will be enthralled to meet the alpacas as well, making it a great day out for all the family.

Entry is free within the walled garden, with a suggested donation of £2 per person to support the upkeep of the gardens via a donation box at the entry gate.