Loxley Abbey Farm of Raleigh plans a Last Fresh Meat Feast at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 14. It will be a great banquet of fresh meat & many seasonal foods!
The feast marks the tyme in medieval days when the herd was culled to make it through the long winter ahead & a feast of the last fresh meat till spring would be held along with much merry making for all the village.
There is a ceremony to honour the ideals of Robin Hood. They will celebrate with medieval games for both the adults & children
Come see the Mummers’ Hog Play A Medieval Mummers Play where costume dressed folks act out a silly short play in total rhyme to make you laugh. Especially when you see the Hog!
We Also learn about St. Martin who’s feast day is Nov. 11th & how he relates to Halloween & the of the number 11. We will make paper lanterns & carry them in a parade saying a cute little rhyme.
In the agricultural calendar Martinmas marks the beginning of the natural winter. Begin the winter with a hardy Feast At Loxley Abbey!
This is a Feast Event so bring a Harvest Pot Luck Dish! Loxley Abbey will be cooking a Ham over open fire for all to enjoy. We will drink warm mulled Cider & celebrate the day.
2401 Old Milburnie Rd-Raleigh, NC. 27604 RSVP: LoxleyAbbey@yahoo.com or call: (919) 373-9794