Events Around Rutland

Today to Tue 18 Jun    

More details - Spring Vegetable Week
If you love growing your own food then Barnsdale is the place to be this week. Throughout the week we have a variety of Vegetable related courses and over the weekend we’ll be opening up all the productive areas that are normally off-limits to visitors and our expert growers will be available to advise you on...
Barnsdale Gardens, The Avenue, Exton, Oakham
Today to Sun 26 May

More details - Vegetables All the Year Round
Aimed at both experienced and novice growers, Nick Hamilton’s course will show you the many ways you can extend your growing season; learn all about different vegetable varieties, propagation by seed, growing in beds, storage, and the importance of catch crops.
Barnsdale Gardens, The Avenue, Exton, Oakham

More details - Deliciously Different Veg
Got a glut of runners? Overflowing with courgettes? Want to try something different? For those who want to grow beyond potatoes, broad beans and lettuce but aren’t sure where to start- come and be inspired!
Barnsdale Gardens, The Avenue, Exton, Oakham
Wed 22 May 19

More details - The Old Vicarage, Burley - Open Garden for NGS
Country garden, planted for year round interest, incl a walled garden (with vine house) producing fruit, herbs, vegetables and cut flowers. Formal lawns and borders, lime walk, rose gardens and a rill with an avenue of standard wisteria. Wildlife garden with pond, 2 orchards and mixed woodland.
The Old Vicarage, Burley, Nr Oakham
Sun 26 May 19

More details - Garden Photography Workshop: Point & Shoot
Learn how to take the perfect picture with award-winning botanical and garden photographer Hemant Jariwala.
Barnsdale Gardens, The Avenue, Exton, Oakham
Sat 1 Jun 19

More details - Manton Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
6 gardens in small village on S shore of Rutland Water. Manton Grange - 2½ acre garden with interesting trees, shrubs and herbaceous borders, incl a rose garden, water features, a lime tree walk and clematis pergola.
Manton Gardens, Oakham
Sun 2 Jun 19

More details - Greetham Open Gardens
10 to 12 gardens will be open to view at the west end of the village. Some will be new gardens previously unopened to the public. There will be a plant stall plus teas and cakes in the church. All proceeds to go towards the renovation works to the church roof.
St Mary’s Church, Church Lane, Greetham
Sun 9 Jun 19

More details - Sunday Afternoon Music For All Tastes
Come along and enjoy 2 hours of Show Tunes, Film Themes, Big Band, Classical, Ballads, Orchestral, Jazz and Popular Easy Listening Favourites played by top professional artistes on electronic keyboard orchestra instruments. Free light refreshments during the 30 minute interval.
Market Overton Village Hall, 52 Main Street, Market Overton, Rutland
Sun 9 Jun 19

More details - Market Overton Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
A village group opening of 7 gardens. At one end of the village, 59 Thistleton Rd, is a 1.8 acre garden providing a haven for wildlife with large pond, shrubbery, orchard, large colourful perennial beds and a short woodland walk. Next door, are 2 tiny cottage gardens overlooking the cricket green.
Market Overton Gardens, Oakham
Sun 16 Jun 19

More details - Dad’s Day Barbecue & Family Nature Trail
Bring your dad for a day out at Barnsdale and we’ll treat him to a home-made burger and a beer, free! We’ve even got a special Dad’s Snoozing Area, kitted out with stripy seaside deckchairs, for him to sleep it off while the kids explore the plants and wildlife in our magical midsummer gardens.
Barnsdale Gardens, The Avenue, Exton, Oakham
Sun 16 Jun 19

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