A special day of informal walks and talks hosted by writer, broadcaster and rose fan Stuart Dixon.
So if you’re looking for a particular variety or just love roses, join Stuart to tour the Gardens and learn more- there’s no booking necessary and you’re welcome to join him for as long as you like.
Pimms & Games on the Lawn with Live Music from Ann Duggan: 11th July, 12pm - 4pm
Join us for fun on the lawn, where there will be retro games to play and Pimms to sip.
Ann Duggan will be performing live in the gardens with her guitarist Rob Hines. You can find more about Ann here: www.annduggan.co.uk
Plant Lovers' Day: 18th July, 12pm - 4pm
Join us for a plant themed day. Enjoy casual walks and talks with Nick Hamilton and self-guided tours of how plants can be used in various ways and children can enjoy making a flower themed bookmark.
Bees & Flowers: 25th July, 12pm - 4pm
Join Sally Cunningham to find out which garden plants and wild flowers are best for bees. Leicester and Rutland Bee Keepers Association will also be around with an observation hive to show you what bees get up to.
Just want to come for a spot of retail therapy and a great lunch or afternoon tea? Entry to the Barnsdale Gardens Gift Shop, Nursery and Tea Room is free.