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Upcoming Plant Fairs 2018

Why not spend a day visiting one of the local plant fairs and see lots of exciting plants on sale. Here at The Front Gardeners we do our best to make sure that our plants are at the optimum for the time of year and many will be ready to bloom just as soon as possible after they are planted in your garden. We put the extra effort in so that you get as much enjoyment as any flower will allow.


Suffolk Wildlife Trust Plant Sale

A great day out with lots to see. Usually over 20 award winning nurseries attend with lots of perennials, trees, shrubs, fruit bushes, herbs and more on show and for sale.

We’ll be there too!

Event Information
Date:
Sunday 15th April
Time:
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Entry Price:
Adults: £1.50, Children free
Location:
Redgrave & Lopham Fen,
Diss,
Norfolk,
IP22 2HX

 


Wyken Hall Plant Fair

A great day out with with numerous plant stalls set out in front of the spectacular Wyken Hall and its vineyard. This year will be out first time to this plant fair so hopefully see you there!

Event Information
Date:
Sunday 29th April
Time:
10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Entry Price:
Adults: £2.00, Children free
Location:
Wyken Vineyards,
Wyken Road,
Bury St Edmunds,
Suffolk, IP31 2DW

 


Sudbury Quay Theatre Plant Fair

The plant fair covers the full length of Market Hill in Sudbury, with dozens of plant sellers selling all manner of perennials, annuals, biennials and shrubs.

Event Information
Date:
Monday 7th May
Time:
09:00 am – 5:00 pm
Entry Price:
Adults: Free, Children Free
Location:,
Market Hill,
Sudbury,
Suffolk

 


Hadleigh Show

A large country fair and a great day out for the whole family. The Hadleigh Show has been going for almost 180 years with plant, craft and country trade stands.

Event Information
Date:
Saturday 19th May
Time:
08:00 am – 4:30 pm
Entry Price:
Adults: £13.00, Children (5-16) £7
Under 5’s Free
Location:
Holbecks Park,
Hadleigh, IP7 5DP

 


Helmingham Hall Spring Plant Fair

A great day out with lots of nurseries and artisan stalls set in the ground of this beautiful stately home and its Grade 1 Listed Gardens. Come take a stroll and enjoy a bit of shopping at the same time! Also the first 800 visitors can claim a free plant!

We’ll be there too!

Event Information
Date:
Sunday 27th May
Time:
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Entry Price:
Adults: £7.00, Children free
Location:
Helmingham Hall Estate
Helmingham
Stowmarket
Suffolk, IP14 6EF

 


Essex Wildlife Trust Abberton Reservoir

A great little fair set within the grounds of the Nature Reserve overlooking the large reservoir. Take in a stroll around the reserve, looking out for rare wildlife before visiting numerous stalls and watching bird flying displays.

Event Information
Date:
Saturday 3rd June
Time:
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Entry Price:
Adults: ?, Children £?
Location:
Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre,
Church Rd,
Layer-de-la-Haye,
Colchester, CO2 0EU

 


Castle Hedingham Open Gardens

This will be our first visit to this event. The event is held in conjunction with the de Vere Primary School in Castle Hedingham and comes complete with a mini horticultural show. We will update you with how we get on via facebook!

Event Information
Date:
Saturday 9th June
Time:
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Entry Price:
Adults: TBC, Children TBC
Location:
De Vere Primary School
Kirby Hall Road
Castle Hedingham
Essex

 


Long Melford Street Fair

A great day for all the family with dozens of displays, craft, plant and bric-a-brac stalls and even the odd ride for the children. Melford Street Fair has been going for a number of years now with a good foot-fall throughout the day. Hopefully will see you there!

Event Information
Date:
Sunday 1st July
Time:
12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Entry Price:
Adults: Free, Children: Free
Location:
Long Melford High Street
Sudbury
Suffolk

 


Horringer Fete

Our first time to this fete. We visited last year and really enjoyed the day – worthwhile for the whole family!

Event Information
Date:
Saturday 21st July 2018
Time:
1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Entry Price:
Adults: Free
Children: Free
Location:
Horringer
Bury St Edmunds
Suffolk

 


Four Colnes Flower Show

This will be our first visit to this flower show. Set around the pretty village of Earls Colne in North Essex, the flower show looks to be an interesting day for all.

Event Information
Date:
Saturday 11th August 2018
Time:
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Entry Price:
Adults: ?, Children: ?
Location:
Earls Colne Recreation Club
Earls Colne
Essex

 


Hartest Fete

We do love a good old fashioned village fete and the Hartest Fete is exactly this. An enjoyable day set out around the beautiful village green.

Event Information
Date:
Monday 27th August 2018
Time:
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Entry Price:
Adults: Free
Children: Free
Location:
Hartest Green
Hartest
Suffolk

 


Cavendish Fete

This will be our second year at the Cavendish Fete set on its beautiful village green surrounded by stunning 17th century cottages. We enjoyed it so much last year we couldn’t resist returning!

Event Information
Date:
Saturday 1st September 2018
Time:
1:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Entry Price:
Adults: Free, Children: Free
Location:
Cavendish Green
Cavendish
Sudbury
Suffolk

 


RHS Hyde Hall Plant Heritage Autumn Fair

Our first ever 2 day event and first at an RHS Property! This event is organised and run by Essex Plant Heritage and is one of the last big plant fairs of the year. Fingers crossed our first 2 day event goes well and hope to see you there!

Event Information
Date:
Saturday 22nd &
Sunday 23rd September
Time:
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Entry Price:
Adults: £12.65 *Gift Aid
Children (5-16 Years) £6.33 *Gift Aid
RHS Members: Free
Location:
RHS Hyde Hall
Creephedge Lane
Rettendon Common
Chelmsford
CM3 8ET