Day of the Coopers

Kádármesterek napja

06/07/2018 friday

9.00-17.00 Discover the village museum (guided tour of collection every hour)

07/07/2018 saturday

9.00-14.00 Tombola tickets available (500 Ft each as donation)
9.00-11.00 Coopers’ breakfast (morning specialities on the fire)
9.00-17.00 Discover the village museum (guided tour of collection every hour)
9.00-14.00 “Guess my Job” (using coopers’ tools with the help of coopers)
9.00-17.00 Kád-Art (barrel painting for young and old with tempera on 2 barrels, constant photography and a short film to be made at the end)
9.00-17.00 Barrel-related traditional games (barrel riding, fishing in half a barrel, chess, mills/nine men’s Morris (with four little barrels as chairs), hoop throwing)
9.00-17.00 Cooper exhibition, of work by local and guest coopers
11.00 Cooper demonstration: barrel making
14.00 Cooper demonstration: barrel making
9.00-14.00 History of the coopers’ dance (secrets in film and recordings of the only mastercraftsman dance in Hungary)
14.30 Tombola draw
14.50 Coopers’ march the masters in performance
15.00 Coopers’ dance (performance of the Erdőbénye coopers)
15.20-17.00 Táncház – dance house (basic steps of the coopers’ dance with the band Silvatica)

08/07/2018 sunday

9.00-17.00 Discover the village museum (guided tour of collection every hour)