Garden Festival 2021

2nd - 4th July 10:00am - 5:00pm

The Bishop’s Palace Garden Festival
2nd-4th July 2021

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The Bishop’s Palace Garden Festival returns this year to celebrate its 6th year, amongst 14 acres of stunning RHS partner gardens.

The event takes place 2nd-4th July, when the Gardens will be at their very best with dramatic summer colour and the evocative fragrance of roses.

Festival speakers will include Roy Lancaster, John Horsey, Claire Reid and James Cross. Please note that due to ongoing government restrictions there will be limited places available for each talk. 

The South Lawn will be filled with stalls including nurseries, food & drink, garden gadgets, gifts, sculpture and more, and there will be live music, hands on demonstrations, workshops, flower installations and garden tours.

Tickets are:

£12.50 Adult and £6.50 Child and can be bought on this LINK

Bishop’s Palace Members Free (please bring along your pink membership card)

Garden Festival – Timetable of Activities 2021:

Friday 2nd July

10:30 The Somerset Crooner -vocalist

10:30 Morning Garden Tour

11:00 Toria Britten of Wildly Beautiful Flowers & Silks (Daily demonstration)

11:30 Guest Speaker John Horsey

12:00 Pat McIntyre- Guitarist and Vocalist

13:30 John Prescott – Vocalist

14:00 Jo Avery of Duck Street Flowers (Flower crown demonstration)

14:30 Roy Lancaster

15:00 The Somerset Crooner- Vocalist

Throughout the day- Stephen Bodden-Cross Wood Carving demonstration

Children’s tent – Free Crafting all day with Harriet

 

Saturday 3rd July

10:30 Tim Watson – Saxophonist

10:30 Morning Garden Tour

11:00 Toria Britten of Wildly Beautiful Flowers & Silks (Daily demonstration)

11:30 Guest Speaker James Cross Head Gardener – Bishops Palace

12:00 Lucy Harvey- Vocalist

13:30 The Somerset Crooner

14:00 Jo Avery of Duck Street Flowers (Flower crown demonstration)

14:30 Claire Greenslade Head Gardener Hestercombe House & Gardens

15:00 Jam duo – Cello & Pianist

Throughout the day- Stephen Bodden-Cross Wood Carving demonstration

Children’s tent – Free Crafting all day with Harriet

 

Sunday 4th July

10:30 Alex Priddice – Vocalist & Guitarist

10:30 Morning Garden Tour

11:00 Toria Britten of Wildly Beautiful Flowers & Silks (Daily demonstration)

12:00 Lucy Harvey- Vocalist

13:30 Patrick McIntyre Vocalist & Guitarist

14:00 Jo Avery of Duck Street Flowers (Flower crown demonstration)

15:00 John Prescott Vocalist

Throughout the day- Stephen Bodden-Cross Wood Carving dem

 

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