What's On

Programme for 2021

Our summer events are now over.   Thank you to the volunteers who made them possible and to all our visitors.  We hope you enjoyed yourselves.  Just the firework parties to come (more details later) and then we shall be planning for next year.  Below is a flavour of what we had on offer for 2021. 

Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 November

Plantation Garden Firework Parties



This is a ticketed event. Details and booking information will be available in late September. 


Past Events


Saturday 29 May 2021

Page Against the Machine

12.00 – 2.00pm

More tickets have been released for this event!  Follow links on the right. 

 N&N Festival: City of Literature

Join us for a special virtual Page Against the Machine, in partnership with The Book Hive! Pick a book, bring a cool drink and turn off your phone for a well-deserved detox read in the beautiful surroundings of the Plantation Garden – or join in from home from the dining room window, tucked up in bed or in a deck chair in the garden!

Sunday 13 June 2021

Plantation Garden Plant Sale

10.00 am – 2.00 pm


Come along to our annual, bumper Plant Sale – all home grown in The Plantation Garden greenhouse and nursery.  Choose from a variety of herbaceous plants at competitive prices.

Sunday 27 June

José McGill and The Vagaband

5.30 pm to 8.00 pm

Gates open 5.00 pm



Bring your picnic, and something to sit on, and enjoy an evening of folk rock featuring pedal steel guitar, fiddle and mandolin.

Adults:  £10.00

Children 5 – 16 years:  £5.00

Under 5s free

Booking online: https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/pgpt/t-yxoqjk

Tickets available from Monday 24th May

Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 July


The Scarlet Pimpernel


Quill and Inkling Theatre Company presents ‘The Scarlet Pimpernel’. 

The famous story of a bold mysterious Englishman sneaking out French aristocrats from Paris during the French Revolution. French agent Chauvelin asks his old friend, Marguerite, to help him discover the Pimpernel’s identity, but it all gets very serious when her husband, Sir Percy Blakeney, well-known idiot, gets involved.

Booking:  https://www.quillandinkling.com/events

Saturday 17 July 2021

at 6.00 pm

Sunday 18 July 2021

at 6.00 pm

Treasure Island

Tickets still available!





Strange Fascination Theatre return with an exciting retelling of the classic swashbuckler ‘Treasure Island’.

Join Gem Lass, Long John Silver and a whole bevy of dastardly pirates on an adventure for the whole family.  Told with riveting storytelling, physical theatre and puppetry, prepare for a delightful escapade of mystery and excitement.  Picnics and dressing up encouraged. 

All our productions adhere to the latest Covid procedures and guidelines. 

Tickets: £12 general admission £9 under 16s. £36 family ticket (2 adults + 2 under 16s)


Sunday 1 August

Walking Treasure Hunt

Free entry to Garden for participants after the hunt. For details right click on poster and open in a new tab. 

Friday 6 August

Saturday 7 August

Sunday 8 August

Ideal Events presents Secret Garden Comedy/Music/Film


Friday 6 August: Music and Comedy with ‘The Foreign Locals’, Lee Vann and support  https://pup.mhtickets.com/events/1865

Saturday 7 August: Acoustic music with ‘Norwich Rocks’

Sunday 8 August: Film and music ‘Footloose’ (film) and Avi8ors (music)



Further information and booking details to follow

Friday 20 August and

Saturday 21 August


The Importance of Being Earnest


Greasepaint Theatre Company present: ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’

Tickets available from www.greasepainttheatre.co.uk

Sunday 12 September

Heritage Open Day

10.00 am – 4.00 pm

Free entry



We are delighted to offer free entry to The Garden once again, for Heritage Open Day



Panache Plants Nursery – plants for sale


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