What's on

Elderberries Drop In

03 Dec 2015

Enjoy arts & crafts, gardening activity, xbox, games and loads more


30 Nov - 24 Dec 2015

Come in and see something truly dazzling!

Christmas Lunches in the Pavilion Cafe

01 Dec - 04 Dec 2015

Enjoy a superb four course festive lunch and a glass of our delicious house wine, in the atmospheric Pavilion Cafe overlooking the stunning Grand Cascade.

Budding Artist - Willow Lantern Making

05 Dec - 06 Dec 2015

Make a beautiful willow lantern with Santa's elves on the theme of ‘The Snow Queen'

Christmas Market: Free Entry

05 Dec - 06 Dec 2015

Christmas Market: Free Entry

Budding Artist: Polar Bear Frost

01 Dec 2015

Join our Budding Artist team and make some magical Polar Bear Frost

Budding Artist: Flying Food

03 Dec 2015

Make your magical flying food to help keep the reindeers refreshed on their long journey.

Budding Artist: Christmas Tree Decoration

21 Dec - 24 Dec 2015

Make a beautiful Magical willow Star decoration with Santa's elves

Grand Lantern Parade

20 Dec 2015

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

Elderberries Foot Care

30 Nov 2015

Get your feet looked after and a lovely hot foot massage

A Christmas Tale

18 Dec - 23 Dec 2015

Join us for an after-dark tour of The Garden.

Father Christmas at The Garden

05 Dec - 06 Dec 2015

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

Hungry Robin Red Breast

02 Dec 2015

Help feed the hungry Robins during the cold winter months

Winter Wonderland Christmas Party

05 Dec 2015

Get in the dancing mood with a live performance from Joe Harriett singing Motown favourites and then dance the night away.

Art in The Garden

30 Nov - 04 Dec 2015

Exhibition of local artwork inspired by The Garden

Elderberries Clinic Café

09 Feb 2016

Meet new people and gain valuable information about your health

Children's Christmas Party

19 Dec 2015

A chance for your little ones to get their fancy dress outfits on and enjoy fun filled day.

New Year Family Fun

31 Dec 2015

Celebrate the New Year in style with some old fashioned family fun.

Elderberries Kiehl's Facials

24 Feb 2016

Half hour facial and complimentary goody bag

Christmas Disco Party Night

04 Dec 2015

Gather for drinks in the Atrium, which overlooks the stunning Grand Cascade lit with Christmas lights, then enjoy the party atmosphere and dance the night away..

Elderberries Tea Dance

17 Feb 2016

Cha Cha Cha to live music in the Pavilion.

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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