Summer events @ RHS Rosemoor, Devon

January 1, 2009toAugust 31, 2009

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Global Gardening: Around the World in 80 Minutes!
Monday 27 July – Sunday 30 August
10am – 5pm

Travel around the world this summer, without leaving Devon!  Each week Rosemoor will be featuring a separate Continent with focus on the various plants and gardening influenced by those continents. There will be ‘Plant Hunter’ children’s trails, global themed dishes in the Restaurant, global activities and displays and much more!

  • Week 1 (Mon 27 July – Sun 2 Aug) – Europe – Follow the European Plant Hunter’s Trail, and join in with some Spanish Flamenco Dancing
  • Week 2 (Mon 3 Aug – Sun 9 Aug) – Africa – Follow the African Plant Hunter’s Trail, and get drumming with some bongo drum sessions!
  • Week 3 (Mon 10 Aug – Sun 16 Aug) – Asia – Follow the Asian Plant Hunter’s Trail, and take part in activities such as Thai Chi.
  • Week 4 (Mon 17 Aug – Sun 23 Aug) – Australasia – Follow the Australian Plant Hunter’s Trail, and learn how to play the didgeridoo!
  • Week 5 (Mon 24 Aug – Sun 30 Aug) – America – Follow the American Plant Hunter’s Trail, and join in with some great activities including Samba Band Performances.

KIDS GO FREE TO RHS GARDENS IN AUGUST

Open Air Theatre – The Wind in the Willows – Saturday 8 August
7pm

This outstanding classic of children’s literature is bought brilliantly to life by Heartbreak Productions. The famous four – Toad, Ratty, Mole and Badger – take us on a journey of adventure and mysticism! The performance will take part in the Terrace Marquee if the weather is wet. The Rosemoor Restaurant is open for pre-performance suppers.

KIDS GO FREE TO RHS GARDENS IN AUGUST

Family Fun Day – Tuesday 11 August
10am – 4pm

Come along to Rosemoor for a fun filled family day out with an Asian theme (part of our global gardening season). Enjoy a variety of attractions, including art and craft workshops, insects and animals to see. The fearless Plant Hunters from Exmoor Zoo will even be bringing some flesh eating plants! If the weather is wet then events will take place in the Terrace Marquee.

KIDS GO FREE TO RHS GARDENS IN AUGUST

Family Fun Day – Thursday 20 August
10am – 4pm

Come along to Rosemoor for a fun filled family day out with an Australian theme (part of our global gardening season). Enjoy a variety of attractions, including art and craft workshops, insects and animals to see. The fearless Plant Hunters from Exmoor Zoo will even be bringing some flesh eating plants! If the weather is wet then events will take place in the Terrace Marquee.

KIDS GO FREE TO RHS GARDENS IN AUGUST

Local Produce Show – Saturday 22 & Sunday 23 August
10am – 4pm

A chance for children to grow their own entries for our fantastic Local Produce Show! With the emphasis on the fun, rather than fierce competition, there will be classes for all sorts of weird and wonderful things!

KIDS GO FREE TO RHS GARDENS IN AUGUST

Where can I find out more?
See the Fun Kids review on RHS Rosemoor