What's on

Traders Wanted for The Alnwick Garden Christmas Market

23 May - 30 Sep 2015

Attracting in excess of 10,000 shoppers

Budding Artist: Magical Doors

29 May 2015

Get crafty with our Budding Artist Team and create your magical door into another realm.

See Peppa Pig and George

29 Aug 2015

Everyone’s favourite cheeky little piggy and her brother will be visiting The Alnwick Garden for the first time!

Father Christmas at The Garden

28 Nov - 29 Nov 2015

Meet Father Christmas and his troupe of busy elves in his beautiful grotto!

Budding Artist: Magic Mirror

27 May 2015

Create your magic mirror with the Budding Artist Team and become the fairest of them all.

Treehouse Early Closure

23 May - 24 May 2015

Treehouse Early Closure

Budding Artist: Jack and The Beanstalk

28 May 2015

Get crafty and grow your imagination with our Budding Artist team and watch your magical bean sprout.

Budding Artists - Enchanted Flowers

24 May 2015

Create an Enchanted Flower

Budding Artists - Pumpkin Carving

24 Oct - 31 Oct 2015

Design and create your own pumpkin in time for Halloween

Budding Artist - Fairytale Finger Puppet

23 May 2015

Let your creativity loose!

Robin Hood - Cambridge Touring Theatre

21 Jul 2015

Come and have a joyful, fun-filled picnic with your family while you watch this hilarious musical show.

Budding Artist - Willow Lantern Making

28 Nov - 29 Nov 2015

Make a beautiful willow lantern with Santa's elves

Budding Artist: Bewitched Bottles

26 May 2015

Create and enchanted bottle full of magic and wonder with our Budding Artist Team.

‘Leap’

18 Aug - 20 Aug 2015

‘Leap’ strong lady lifts acrobat

Christmas Market:Free Entry

28 Nov - 29 Nov 2015

Christmas Market: Free Entry

The Squirrels

27 May - 29 May 2015

Cheryl and Cyril are two mischievous red squirrels that happen to be ex ballet dancers...

Budding Artist: Crafty Crowns

25 May 2015

Tranform yourself into a king or queen for a day with our Budding Artist Team.

Creative Seed Carnival

29 Jul - 31 Jul 2015

Creative Seed Carnival

Bridie the Tea Lady

27 May - 29 May 2015

Bridie is 8ft tall and dances with her musical cake laiden 6ft tea trolley.

The Tree and The Gardener

27 May - 29 May 2015

The tree is a beautiful spirit of the forest.....Or that’s what she thinks!

Titan the Robot

04 Jul 2015

Titan the Robot

The Doo Wop Dollies

11 Jul 2015

The Doo Wop Dollies are an all female vintage singing group

The Most Dangerous Cup Of Tea In The World

05 Aug - 07 Aug 2015

A comedy show with spectacular juggling, high flying acrobatics, crazy contraptions, and general silliness.

Tombs Creatius: The strange travel of Senyor Tonet

26 Aug - 28 Aug 2015

Using found and recycled wood, Tombs Creatius tells the vivid stories of Mr. Tonet’s travels, through a series of 9 games.

Chilli Road Band

18 Jul 2015

Chilli Road Band is a dynamic, vibrant band consisting of adults, young people and children

The Secret Garden - Chapterhouse Productions

05 Aug 2015

Join young Mary Lennox on her journey of discovery as she travels to her uncle’s house.

Early Closure

02 Aug 2015

Check here for early closures throughout 2015

Jurassic Garden

14 Jun 2015

Transport yourself back 60 million years on a Jurassic journey

Mr Stink adaptation by Heartbreak Productions

23 Aug 2015

Watch the fabulous characters from the infamous novel by David Walliams come to life.

Grand Lantern Parade

20 Dec 2015

Join us for a magical music, light and movement spectacular around The Garden.


Get Involved

The Alnwick Garden Trust is a charity with people at its heart - aiming to make real and authentic change in the lives of individuals and communities alike.

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The Alnwick Garden is a charity, browse through these pages to discover more about the exciting and varied community projects that we're involved with, as well as how you can help us to develop them and The Garden itself.

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Charitable projects

From vegetable-growing to footcare for our older visitors, the Trust's charitable projects make lasting impacts on people's lives.

Become a Friend of The Garden

Support The Garden's development and its involvement with charitable activities by becoming a Friend of The Garden.

Become a sponsor

Click here to learn about the many sponsorship opportunities there are in The Garden - from roses to cherry trees and benches.

Become a volunteer

Get stuck in as a volunteer - whether it's gardening, giving Poison Garden tours, or something else!

The Alnwick Garden is more than a garden, it is a registered charity that places people at its heart, whether they be individuals or part of a community. As well as standing for contemporary gardening excellence, The Garden stimulates change through play, learning, the arts, healthy activity, addressing disability and the economic renaissance of a rural community.

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