If you’re looking for a real summer treat then make Tatton Park Flower Show top of your list.
Every year in July, the splendid estate of Tatton Park plays host to the North of England’s most prestigious gardening event renowned for offering a perfect mix stunning floral displays, innovative show gardens, fun activities, live demonstrations, hundreds of stalls and superb live entertainment.
Held at the height of summer, a coach break to Tatton Park Flower Show is a real delight for passionate gardeners, providing a unique opportunity to see the plants and displays at their pristine best.
Kick off your day by wandering the show gardens as the UK’s best young gardening talent showcase their skills in a bid to win the coveted RHS Young Designer of the Year Award. Judge the gardens for yourself and pick out your favourite.
Marvel at the flowerbed competition and lose yourself in the spectacular displays by the country’s best gardeners that explode with colour and smell.
Gain inspiration, then head to the Floral Marquee and Plant Village, where you will won’t be able to resist treating yourself to some new plants from the 100 nurseries and specialist growers in attendance.
If you plan to get more hands-on at home, learn how to produce your own vegetables in the ‘Grow Your Own’ section before visiting the Feast Theatre to discover how to turn your homegrown produce into a tasty dish.
Fancy yourself as a florist or photographer? Make sure you head to one of the Masterclasses, where industry experts will teach you the tricks of the trade.
There’s also the chance to pick up advice from the stars of BBC Gardener’s World at the Talks Theatre. With unrivalled experience and knowledge, make the most of the opportunity to ask them your questions.
The extravagant Garden Hideaway sheds are certain to put a smile on your face, whilst The Vineyard is the place to go to taste and purchase some of the finest English wine.
Meanwhile, shopaholics can enjoy a spot of retail therapy by browsing the stalls, selling enviable selection of crafts, gifts and food, plus products for the garden including outdoor furniture and ornaments.
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