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What’s on in October 2015 in Jersey?

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Tennerfest and apple festivals

October means Tennerfest as the annual inter island food festival begins. Jersey’s apple trees will also be harvested and cider and black butter will be in production and Jersey Festival of Words will also be taking place.

Featured event:


1st October – 11th November 2015

Dine throughout the islands during the 6 week Tennerfest food festival when fixed price menus start from as little as a tenner!

Until 4th October

Jersey Festival of Words
Literary based festival with Simon Barnes, Will Smale and Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy as guest speakers this year.

3rd – 4th October

Autumn Fair
Agricultural and horticultural fair at RJA & HS Royal Jersey Showground, 10.30am – 5pm.

3rd & 4th October

Moto X
Spectators can watch the racing at Sorel Point, 10am – 5pm.

4th October

Standard Chartered Jersey Marathon
Weighbridge Place, St Helier.

4th October

Jersey Gravity Series
Mountain biking with downhill and enduro events. £10 entry.

4th – 12th October

Bonkers for Conkers
Conker championships at Greve de Lecq Barracks every day from 11am – 4pm. Conkers supplied!

9th – 10th October

Jersey Rally
Motor racing through Jersey.

Cider festival picnic

Making cider

Featured event:

La Faîs’sie d’Cidre

17th – 18th October 2015

Annual cider making festival at Hamptonne Country Life Museum.

17th October

Sand Storm Adventure
Adventure racing. See website for details about how to take part.

22nd – 24th October

La Mare Wine Estate Weekend
Stay at Greenhills Country Hotel where you’ll be served award winning cuisine and visit the award winning La Mare Wine Estate at harvest time where tastings will be followed by chocolate making.

Featured event:

Black Butter Making

22nd – 24th October 2015

Visit The Elms, National Trust for Jersey Headquarters where apple gathering and black butter making takes place over the weekend.

Markets throughout October:

  • Jersey Farm & Craft Market takes place in Royal Square, St Helier from 10am until 5pm. 3rd, 10th October.
  • St Catherine’s Farm and Craft Markets take place on Sundays from 10am until 4.30pm outside Jersey Turbot in St Catherine’s. 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th October
  • Vintage Fair in St Brelade Parish Hall, St Aubin takes place from 9am until 5pm on 31st October.

Guided walks

Each month there are a series of guided walks around the island. Take a look at for further details.

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About the author

Posted by Christina

Christina's early memories include boarding a plane to visit Kuwait at the age of two and taking big family holidays in Scotland, Cornwall and France. After enjoying time teaching in London and Holland and marrying into a family spread from Ireland to the Channel Islands and America, it is no surprise that along with husband Julian they trekked around the world when three of their five children were small. Christina now runs the family company and writes and helps with the Travelsmith web and social media sites. Email: