What's on

Splash Alnwick!

26 Jul - 31 Aug 2014

Join our Pistoleers in water pistol games.

Budding Artists - Wooden Pets

10 Aug 2014

Make a friend of arboreal origin.

Early Closure

26 Jul - 27 Jul 2014

Due to private function The Alnwick Garden will be closing early.

The Larks

07 Aug 2014

Folk Pop from the North

Creative Seed Carnival

28 Jul - 30 Jul 2014

Creative Seed Carnival

Budding Artists - Everlasting Flowers

15 Aug 2014

Create an Everlasting Flower

Glass in The Garden

26 Jul - 31 Aug 2014

A fantastic opportunity to blow some glass and contribute to a major glass artwork

Mini scarecrows - Budding Artist Programme

11 Aug 2014

Make a mini scarecrow to guard your fruit and vegetables at home!

Pump Room Tours

26 Jul - 01 Oct 2014

Explore the underground pump rooms of The Grand Cascade and learn about the machines that power the wonderful water displays

Roly Veitch and Neil Harland

27 Aug 2014

Live Music

Treehouse Early Closure

26 Jul 2014

Treehouse Early Closure

Budding Artist - Lolly Pop Stick Crafts

12 Aug - 13 Aug 2014

Join in with the Ice Cream Festival Fun and make your own Lolly Pop Stick

Budding Artists - Peg Friends

14 Aug 2014

Upcycle a peg into a fairy or pixie friend

Lick Me I'm Delicious

12 Aug - 13 Aug 2014

Part of Ice Cream in The Garden

Budding artists - Finger Puppet Friends

18 Aug 2014

Let your creativity loose!

The Snow Bear

06 Dec 2014

Storytelling and Music for children aged 4 – 7 yrs and their families

Ski Band

12 Aug - 13 Aug 2014

Part of Ice Cream in The Garden

Muddy Fingers Pottery

23 Aug - 25 Aug 2014

Raku ware is a type of traditional Japanese pottery.

Big Rory and Ochie the Dog

06 Aug - 07 Aug 2014

A giant Scotsman and his endearing giant dog.

Budding Artists - Gnome Making

17 Aug 2014

Make a Gnome for your plants at home.

Budding Artists - Pencil Pals

20 Aug 2014

Create quirky pencil toppers from a range of craft materials

Fools Parade

09 Aug 2014

mini-performance

Duetto Flute Duo

27 Jul 2014

Live Music

Budding Artist - Musical Instrument Making

02 Aug - 09 Aug 2014

Make your own musical instrument

Budding Artists - Bug Buddies

16 Aug 2014

Make and dress your own bug friend

Budding Artist - Poppy Making

26 Jul - 31 Jul 2014

Lets create your own poppy

Ice Cream in The Garden

12 Aug - 13 Aug 2014

Do you scream for Ice Cream?

June Thomas

28 Aug 2014

Piano magic

The weird, wacky and extremely funny ‘Granny Turismo’.

26 Aug - 28 Aug 2014

If you are wondering how to entertain the children during the summer holidays we have a fantastically silly programme of entertainment at The Alnwick Garden.

Budding Artist - WW1 Commemoration Activities

23 Aug - 24 Aug 2014

Crafts to celebrate WW1

Prince Bishops Brass Ensemble

09 Aug 2014

A concert by Prince Bishops Brass takes you on a tour of all musical styles

Titan the Robot

25 Aug 2014

Titan the Robot

Voices of Hope

16 Aug 2014

Lunchtime Concert

Budding Artists Programme - Flower Pot People

19 Aug 2014

Make your own Flower Pot friend!

The Brass Necessities.

29 Aug 2014

Bring a picnic to this Disney themed family Concert.

'Death Row' Jethro

20 Aug - 21 Aug 2014

Fierce looking 8' 6" high retired sea captain is a big softie really.

Quintessential

23 Aug 2014

Lunchtime Concert

Designer Strings

04 Aug 2014

The quartet is made up of professional musicians who are committed to quality, live performance.

Budding Artists - Willow Crafts

01 Aug 2014

Weave some magic!

Chefs des Chansons and The Frying Squad

12 Aug - 13 Aug 2014

This is part of Ice Cream in The Garden

Tom Wyllie

06 Aug 2014

Come hear this Northern Star sing in our cafe.

The Alpacazz

24 Aug 2014

Lunchtime Concert

Betty Brawn

29 Aug - 30 Aug 2014

The world of the Strong Lady is filled with dazzling contrasts: muscle and grace, beauty and brute strength


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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