It’s May, the month where everything bursts into flower! Our fragrant roses, sage, oregano and thyme are all displaying their splendour and spreading their wonderful aroma. This month you can witness almost daily extractions of essential oil. We’ll be distilling thyme, oregano, lemon balm and sage.
At the end of the month, on Saturday the 30th and Sunday the 31st, Cyherbia will host the first ever Fairy Folk Fest! This promises to be a weekend of adventure and enchantment for all the family. Parents and children are invited to get in touch with nature and its spirit creatures, to let their imagination run wild and experience a beautiful and memorable adventure.
We encourage you to dress up as your favourite fairytale character, you can be whoever or whatever you want to be in Fairyland! Knights, princes, princesses, fairies and goblins, pixies and mermaids, wizards and wanderers…. At the Fairy Folk Fest we celebrate the world of magic and wonder, of stories older than time and creatures many have heard of but few have seen..
The Fairy Folk Fest is all about connecting with nature and nurturing your own creativity and imagination, both for adults and children. Activities include: Finding the herb fairies, I spy Fairy, an exciting Treasure Hunt in the Maze, archery, discovering the Fairy Village in the Enchanted Forest, and on top of all that, our Magic Fairy will take you on our special Herbarium Quest of discovery, magic, storytelling and surprises.
The activities are suitable for children as young as 3 and as old as 99. Parents are encouraged to experience the magic along with their children. On both days there will be prizes for best costume, both for adults and children.
Entrance is 5 euros per person, under 3’s free.
Activities and games are ongoing from 9.30 till 6, the Herbarium Quest with the Magic Fairy will take place 3 times a day, at 11 am, 1 pm and 4 pm.
In June, the Lavender Season starts! Cyherbia will host the 4th annual Lavender Festival, from the 20th until the 30th of June. There will be daily extractions of lavender essential oil, lavender crafts and activities. More information will follow.