What's on in Berkshire

August events

Wembury - Open Garden for NGS

A wildlife friendly, plant lover's cottage garden with borders generously planted with bulbs, perennials, grasses and shrubs for successional interest for every season.
Wembury, Maidenhead SL6 4PP
Fri 1 Jul, Tue 2 Aug

St Timothee - Open Garden for NGS

A 2 acre country garden planted for year-round interest with a variety of different colour themed borders each featuring a wide range of hardy perennials, shrubs and ornamental grasses.
St Timothee, Maidenhead SL6 6PA
Thu 7 Jul, Thu 4 Aug

Open Air Sculpture Exhibition ‘Altered States’

The Orangery Lawn at Shaw House will be transformed into an open air sculpture exhibition where you can discover artworks by acclaimed sculptors in the grounds of this lovely historic setting.
Shaw House, Church Rd, Newbury RG14 2DR
Sat 30 Jul to Sun 25 Sep

King's Copse House - Open Garden for NGS

A beautiful, formal landscaped garden set in 4 acres, recently renovated to a high standard to incorporate some original and rare specimens together with new plantings.
King’s Copse House, Nr Reading RG7 6JR
Sun 7 Aug

The Old Rectory, Farnborough - Open Garden for NGS

In a series of immaculately tended garden rooms, inc herbaceous borders, arboretum, secret garden, roses, vegetables and bog garden, there is an explosion of rare and interesting plants, beautifully
The Old Rectory, Farnborough, nr Wantage OX12 8NX
Wed 10 Aug

Outdoor Theatre: Rapunzel

Let your hair down and get tangled in a brand-new musical adaptation of the classic fairy tale, RAPUNZEL!
West Berkshire Museum The Wharf Newbury RG14 5AS
Wed 17 Aug

The Old Rectory, Burghfield - Open Garden for NGS

A 4 acre garden set around an attractive Georgian house (not open). Colourful double herbaceous borders recently replanted to reflect the seasons, featuring tulips in April and dahlias in late...
The Old Rectory, Burghfield, Reading RG30 3TH
Wed 17 Aug


Madness Plus special guests: Soul II Soul + The Dualers + And more TBA. Artists performing: Madness. Tickets avaiable.
Royal Windsor Racecourse, Windsor SL4 5JJ
Fri 26 Aug

Stockcross House - Open Garden for NGS

Romantic 2 acre garden set around a former rectory (not open). Deep mixed borders with emphasis on strong, complementary colour combinations.
Stockcross House, Newbury RG20 8LP
Sun 28 Aug

Things to do in Berkshire