What's on

Early Closure

02 Aug 2014

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

Splash Alnwick!

29 Jul - 31 Aug 2014

Join our Pistoleers in water pistol games.

Pump Room Tours

29 Jul - 01 Oct 2014

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

Budding Artists - Gnome Making

17 Aug 2014

Make a Gnome for your plants at home.

Glass in The Garden

29 Jul - 31 Aug 2014

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

Treehouse Early Closure

02 Aug 2014

Treehouse Early Closure

Budding Artist - Musical Instrument Making

02 Aug - 09 Aug 2014

Make your own musical instrument

Chefs des Chansons and The Frying Squad

12 Aug - 13 Aug 2014

This is part of Ice Cream in The Garden

Budding Artist - Poppy Making

29 Jul - 31 Jul 2014

Lets create your own poppy

Budding Artists Programme - Flower Pot People

19 Aug 2014

Make your own Flower Pot friend!

Ice Cream in The Garden

12 Aug - 13 Aug 2014

Do you scream for Ice Cream?

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

Mini scarecrows - Budding Artist Programme

11 Aug 2014

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

The Alpacazz

24 Aug 2014

Lunchtime Concert

Budding Artists - Wooden Pets

10 Aug 2014

Make a friend of arboreal origin.

Big Rory and Ochie the Dog

06 Aug - 07 Aug 2014

A giant Scotsman and his endearing giant dog.

Quintessential

23 Aug 2014

Lunchtime Concert

Budding Artists - Bug Buddies

16 Aug 2014

Make and dress your own bug friend

Muddy Fingers Pottery

23 Aug - 25 Aug 2014

Raku ware is a type of traditional Japanese pottery.

Titan the Robot

25 Aug 2014

Titan the Robot

Voices of Hope

16 Aug 2014

Lunchtime Concert

Budding Artist - WW1 Commemoration Activities

23 Aug - 24 Aug 2014

Crafts to celebrate WW1

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.

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

Ski Band

12 Aug - 13 Aug 2014

Part of Ice Cream in The Garden

The Snow Bear

06 Dec 2014

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

Creative Seed Carnival

29 Jul - 30 Jul 2014

Creative Seed Carnival

Prince Bishops Brass Ensemble

09 Aug 2014

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

Designer Strings

04 Aug 2014

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

Budding Artists - Pencil Pals

20 Aug 2014

Create quirky pencil toppers from a range of craft materials

Budding Artists - Everlasting Flowers

15 Aug 2014

Create an Everlasting Flower

Budding Artists - Peg Friends

14 Aug 2014

Upcycle a peg into a fairy or pixie friend

Budding artists - Finger Puppet Friends

18 Aug 2014

Let your creativity loose!

Fools Parade

09 Aug 2014

mini-performance

The Brass Necessities.

29 Aug 2014

Bring a picnic to this Disney themed family Concert.

Roly Veitch and Neil Harland

27 Aug 2014

Live Music

Budding Artists - Willow Crafts

01 Aug 2014

Weave some magic!

'Death Row' Jethro

20 Aug - 21 Aug 2014

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

The Larks

07 Aug 2014

Folk Pop from the North

June Thomas

28 Aug 2014

Piano magic

Lick Me I'm Delicious

12 Aug - 13 Aug 2014

Part of Ice Cream in The Garden

Tom Wyllie

06 Aug 2014

Come hear this Northern Star sing in our cafe.


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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