All Events

Please be aware that, in accordance with government advice, no events are currently running .

Please check with individual event organisers through the event listing links for further information.

Scary Spooktacular

28/10/2020 - 31/10/2020

Come for a walk in the Weird Woods where you can take part in a spot of spooky apple bobbing. You can carve your own petrifying pumpkin to take home – it’s frightening fun for all the family, and kids in costume visit free!

Price from £6

Burghley Halloween Trail

17/10/2020 - 01/11/2020

During October why not come and join us for the Burghley Halloween Trail around the Sculpture Garden. Tread through the crispy autumn leaves and find the hidden spooks to receive a treat.
Admission is included with a House and Gardens or Gardens only ticket.

Pruning Fruit Trees

03/11/2020

If you’ve got fruit trees in need of a haircut but no idea how to begin, then we have just the course for you! Nick Hamilton’s easy-to-follow tutorial accompanied by practical demonstrations will give you the basic knowledge and confidence you need to train and prune a wide range of fruiting trees, whether they be the usual apples, pears, plums and cherries, or even peaches, apricots, nectarines and figs.

Price from £37.50

Uppingham Fatstock Show

25/11/2020

Wednesday 25th November 2020 – Uppingham Market Place The fantastic Fatstock Show!

Price from £0

Christmas Wreath Making 2020

05/12/2020

In this relaxed and fun workshop, Maria from The Flower Patch, will teach you how to create your own traditional moss based 18 inch (45cm) festive wreath to take home. You will use freshly gathered foliage, seed heads and other floral treasures from the Gardens here at Barnsdale to embellish your wreath, creating your own unique design.

Price from £67.50

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Christmas Family Festivities

13/12/2020

Put on your Christmas jumpers and join us for a family festive day of Christmas crafts, festive quiz, raffle, guess the weight of the Xmas cake and a delicious afternoon tea for you and the children.

Scary Spooktacular

Barnsdale Gardens, The Avenue, Exton, Oakham, LE15 8AH

Burghley Halloween Trail

Furniture Conservation Burghley House, Peterborough, Stamford PE9 3JY, UK

Pruning Fruit Trees

arnsdale Gardens, The Avenue, Exto, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 8AH, United Kingdom

Watercolour: 'Winter Birch'

Barnsdale Gardens, The Avenue, Exton, Oakham, LE15 7WL

Uppingham Fatstock Show

Market Place, Uppingham, Rutland, LE15 9QH, United Kingdom

Christmas Wreath Making 2020

Barnsdale Gardens, The Avenue, Exton, Oakham, LE15 7WL

Christmas Family Festivities

Barnsdale Gardens, The Avenue, Exton, Oakham, LE15 8AH