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Programme for 2021

We are delighted to announce a programme of events for the summer of 2021- Covid restrictions permitting.  Great care will be taken to make these events safe for all.

Saturday 29 May 2021

Page Against the Machine

12.00 – 2.00pm

 N&N Festival: City of Literature

Whoever said reading wasn’t a social activity?  Join us for ‘Page Against the Machine’, in partnership with The Book Hive.  Bring your own book, a picnic and a blanket (switch off your phone) and enjoy some peace and quiet in good company, amidst the secluded surroundings of The Plantation Garden

Booking details to follow

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 20 June to Sunday 5 September

Sunday Afternoon Teas

2.00 pm to 4.00 pm


Join us for Sunday afternoon tea and homemade cakes, accompanied by musicians and singers on most Sundays. 

Panache Plants Nursery will be at the Garden on Sunday 25 July and Sunday 22 August from 11.00am to 4.00pm

Sunday 27 June 

The Vagaband

5.30 pm to 8.00 pm


Bring your own picnic, rugs and chairs and enjoy an evening of folk rock featuring steel guitar, fiddle and mandolin.

Booking details to follow in mid May


Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 July 

The Scarlet Pimpernel


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

Further information and booking details to follow

Saturday 17 July 2021

at 6.00 pm

Sunday 18 July 2021

at 6.00 pm

Treasure Island





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)


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

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’

Further information and booking details to follow

Friday 3 September

Saturday 4 September

Sunday 5 September

Ideal Events presents Secret Garden Comedy/Music/Film


Friday 3 September: Music with ‘Dumbfoundus and Friends’

Saturday 4 September: Comedy and music – Red Card/Laugh in the Park presents ‘Laugh your Plants Off’

Sunday 5th September: Film and music – ‘A Star is Born’ (film) and acoustic support

Further information and booking details to follow

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


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. 


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