Chinese Cookery Demonstrations | Tai Chi Demonstration | Fungi Forays in the Forest | Whisky Tasting | Chinese Banquet | Hong Lok Chinese Dancers | Jazz Dinner | Kowloon Kids Klub | Antiques Roadshow | Bowling Bonanza | Learn Ceilidh Dancing | Chinese Emporium | Craft Fair | Wild Living Walks | photography competition | Ceilidh Dances | Strathart Exhibition | Crafty Raft Race | Free Barbeque |
Ceilidh Nights at The Mushroom Festival
During the festival we are holding several Ceilidh Nights with entertainment by the Hong Lok Lion Dancers and music provided by the Kinlochard Ceilidh Band.
Tickets for some events are available on-line otherwise contact us by e-mail and we will get tickets either sent to you or arrange pick up at the venue.
Join locals and the Chinese community from Stirling in the 17th Century MacGregor’s Barn at Ledard Farm, Kinlochard for the best of Chinese food followed by a ceilidh dance featuring the Kinlochard Ceilidh Band. Dress is very informal.
Only 50 tickets available –first come first served!
Tickets are £15 per person.
Or use the contact us form to book tickets for this event, but hurry places are limited!
The Black Bull Hotel in the lovely village of Gartmore is the venue for a Ceiliidh dance on Sat 23rd Oct. The evening wiil consist of a Chinese Banquet cooked and prepared by chef George Law and his team from the Imperial Restaurant in Stirling.
The meal will be followed by a demonstration by the Hong Lok Chinese Lion and Dragon Dancers who competed in the 2010 World Lion and Dragon Dance championships in Kong Kong and have competed in other events around the world. This is a spectatcular event to watch when 2 dancers work in unison to dance on top of a set of poles to the sound of Chinese music.
A video clip of the Hong Lok in action can be viewed here
The festivities will continue with a demonstration of Tai Chi by George Law when you will be most welcome to join in with the movements.
Then onto the music of the Kinlochard Ceilidh Band who will lead you through the steps of all your favourite Scottish dances, from Dashing White Sargeants to Strip the Willow.This will be another great night and tickets are available to book on-line in advance to avoid disappointment.
The cost for the Ceilidh Night is £22.50 per person including dinner and entertainment and can be booked on-line.
Final Fling - Sun 24th Oct 8pm
The Black Bull is also the venue for the Final Fling on Sun 24th Oct, an ad-hoc ceilidh with local musicians and a great buffet meal. This event starts at 8pm until midnight and will be a great finish to the festival for visitors and locals to join in the fun.
Cost per person £10.
Accommodation is available at the Black Bull for those wanting to take a short break to relax and take in more of the festival events. Check out the accommodation page for details.
Or use the contact us form to book tickets for this event.