Events in or near United Kingdom

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21
Jul 2024

The day will be full of fun for all ages and packed with a programme of all sorts of activities, entertainment, and games throughout the day.  Watch the exciting Clovelly Cup yacht race across the bay, starting at 12pm.  Enjoy live music, street entertainments, event-themed arts & crafts, mermaid storytelling, Punch & Judy, face painting and stalls selling delicious food.  Free entry for under 16s who come in maritime-themed fancy dress costumes!

29
Jul 2024

This popular summer show includes livestock, cattle and sheep, craft and trade stalls, horse and pony competitions, a dairy marquee with yoghurt/ice cream making, ‘milk a cow’, competitions, a fast and furious inter hunt relay, bustling trade stalls, a bouncy castle and a parade of vintage machinery to finish the day.

03
Aug 2024
04
Aug 2024
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This year we are joining forces for a thrilling family fun-filled weekend.  On the Saturday, watch the Clovelly Cup yacht race and 2-mile sponsored sea swim from Bucks Mills to Clovelly.  And on both days, there will be live music, stalls selling delicious food, BBQs and so much entertainment for all, including children’s activities.

Clovelly celebrates its famous sustainably caught lobsters and crabs.  Live folk music, quay kitchens, cookery demonstrations, a magnum of champagne prize draw, delicious lobster and crab dishes, craft stalls and beer tasting.  Plus street theatre, walkabout magic, balloon modelling and craft activities.  In aid of The National Lobster Hatchery, Padstow.

Herring Festival @ Clovelly (Village)

Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TA
10:00 - 16:00
17
Nov 2024

Clovelly was once a centre for herring fishing.  This popular festival celebrates sustainable fishing and herring, the ‘Silver Darlings’ of the sea.  There will be delicious herring specialities, an exhibition of Clovelly herring fishing, cookery demonstrations, live music, street entertainment, local food and craft stalls and face paintings.  Plus net making, Flaxland’s exhibitions and demonstrations and a curragh on show.

Mike Smylie, maritime historian and writer, returns with his ”Kipperland” exhibition, and turn herring into delicious-tasting kippers and bloaters in his smokehouse for sale.

Christmas Lights, in aid of the R.N.L.I. @ Clovelly (Village)

Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TA
15:30 - 18:00
08
Dec 2024

The Christmas lights turn-on is a magical time at Clovelly. 

Starting at 3:30 pm, a local brass band leads the procession down to the harbour with festive carols sung along the way.

A hog roast, grog and other refreshments are available at the harbour and Lifeboat Station.  Then Father Christmas will make a surprise visit.

At 5 pm the switch is thrown and the entire village and harbour are lit up. It’s a fantastic sight and there’s a grand finale of fireworks to finish off.

Entrance fee:  £10 per car at the Visitor Centre after 3 pm.  All proceeds to the RNLI

Boxing Day Barbecue @ Clovelly (Village)

Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TA
10:00 - 16:00
26
Dec 2024

Boxing Day Barbecue should make the perfect follow-up to Christmas day for all your family and friends. With FREE entrance to Clovelly village all day, take a walk along the estate or explore the village in the morning.  Then come on down to the quay to enjoy a lunch barbecue starting at midday with live music running from 1pm to 3 pm.

The Red Lion serves some great mulled cider and delicious, hot chocolate drinks.

There will be a Land Rover available to take you back up if you do not wish to walk.

New Year's Eve Fancy Dress Party @ Clovelly (Village)

Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TA
18:00 - 00:00
31
Dec 2024

A fantastic New Year’s Party will be taking place for both resident and non-resident guests.  You will find it a thrilling way to welcome in the New Year in an atmospheric village setting.

Please check www.clovelly.co.uk/events/ for details.

Christmas Break 2024 @ Carradales

Carradale, Campbeltown, PA28 6QG
24
Dec 2024
27
Dec 2024
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Enjoy an exclusive 3 Night magical Christmas stay at Carradales in this 4 bedroom Licensed

5 Star Gold VisitScotland Guest House with your own professional Chef and site.

Carradales is ideal for couples, friends and family. Maximum of 8 adults.

2 bedrooms can be configured to have 2 single beds in each or 2 super king size beds.

2 bedrooms are Doubles.

You will arrive on Christmas Eve: and on arrival you will enjoy a glass of mulled wine and mince pies. In the evening you will enjoy a 3 course meal.

On Christmas Day enjoy Breakfast then at 3pm: A wonderful traditional Christmas Dinner with all the trimmings. We will send you the menu so that you can choose.

Then a light Christmas Tea.

On Boxing Day: Breakfast, then at 4pm Late afternoon buffet.

On 27th Dec: Late Departure.

Please let us know of any dietary requirements on booking.

The total cost is £4,200

25% deposit required. See terms and conditions. Does not include drinks. No persons under 18. No pets.

A warm welcome awaits you at Kintyre’s only 5 Star Gold VisitScotland Guest House!

Book now at www.carradales.com

Maritime Festival in aid of the Mission to Seafarers @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
10:00 - 17:00
21
Jul 2024

The day will be full of fun for all ages and packed with a programme of all sorts of activities, entertainment, and games throughout the day.  Watch the exciting Clovelly Cup yacht race across the bay, starting at 12pm. It is an amazing sight to see the yachts surrounding the harbour and setting off to race across the bay.  Throughout the day there will be live music, Higher being Circus street entertainment, activities and games for the whole family. This includes a workshop with Washhouse Studio and Punch & Judy, plus face paintings and a variety of stalls selling food and event-themed arts & crafts.
 

Free entry for under 16s who come in maritime-themed fancy dress costumes!

Woolsery Agricultural Show in aid of local charities @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
08:30 - 17:00
29
Jul 2024

A fun-filled day packed with a programme of activities.  Classes include crafts, cattle and sheep, together with horse and pony competitions.  There will be a dairy marquee with yoghurt and ice cream making, and the chance for children to ‘milk a cow’ along with competitions.  You’ll find bustling trade stalls offering locally made crafts and food with fairground rides and a bouncy castle for the children.

Lifeboat Weekend, in aid of the R.N.L.I. @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
03
Aug 2024
04
Aug 2024
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On Saturday there will be a 2-mile sponsored sea swim from Bucks Mills to Clovelly.  Sunday is a day full of family fun and action with games and entertainments, competitions, food and drink, music and lifeboat operational displays.  The Lifeboat House will be open and there will be an exciting rescue display in the afternoon by Clovelly’s volunteer lifeboat crew.  So come along, you will enjoy it.

Lobster & Crab Feast, in aid of The National Lobster Hatchery @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
10:00 - 17:00
08
Sep 2024

Clovelly celebrates its famous sustainably caught lobsters and crabs.  Live folk music, quay kitchens, cookery demonstrations, a magnum of champagne prize draw, delicious lobster and crab dishes, craft stalls and beer tasting.  Plus street theatre, walkabout magic, balloon modelling and craft activities.  In aid of The National Lobster Hatchery, Padstow.

Clovelly Herring Festival @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
10:00 - 16:00
17
Nov 2024

This popular festival celebrates sustainable fishing for herring, the ‘Silver Darlings’ of the sea.  Herring, an oily fish, whether fresh or smoked, is an excellent source of some great health benefits, such as low mercury and high protein content.

The Maritime historian and writer, Mike Smylie, attends with his ”Kipperland” exhibition, which is devoted to the history of all things herring and turns the herring into delicate-tasting kippers and bloaters in his smokehouse for sale.
Flaxland will provide their exhibitions and demonstrations.  An opportunity to discover how the flax plant is used to make a vast range of goods.
On the quay, kitchens serve a variety of delicious herring specialities along with beer, gin and cider tastings, local food and craft stalls.  Throughout the day there will be live music, street entertainers, face-painting, art workshop, an exhibition of Clovelly herring fishing, tasters & recipes and children’s activities.

Christmas Lights, in aid of the R.N.L.I. @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
16:00 - 22:00
08
Dec 2024

The Christmas lights turn-on is a magical time at Clovelly. 

Starting at 4 pm, a local brass band leads the procession down to the harbour with festive carols sung along the way.

A hog roast, grog and other refreshments are available at the harbour and Lifeboat Station.  Then Father Christmas will make a surprise visit.

At 5 pm the switch is thrown and the entire village and harbour are lit up. It’s a fantastic sight and there’s a grand finale of fireworks to finish off.

Boxing Day Barbecue @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
09:00 - 18:00
26
Dec 2024

Boxing Day Barbecue should make the perfect follow-up to Christmas day for all your family and friends. With FREE entrance to Clovelly village all day, take a walk along the estate or explore the village in the morning.  Then come on down to the quay to enjoy a lunch barbecue starting at midday with live music running from 1pm to 3 pm.

The Red Lion serves some great mulled cider and delicious, hot chocolate drinks.

There will be a Land Rover available to take you back up if you do not wish to walk.

New Year's Eve Fancy Dress Party @ New Inn

High Street, Clovelly, Bideford, EX39 5TQ
19:00 - 23:00
31
Dec 2024

A fantastic New Year’s Party will be taking place for both resident and non-resident guests.  You will find it a thrilling way to welcome in the New Year in an atmospheric village setting. 

Please check www.clovelly.co.uk/events/ for details.

Afternoon Tea @ The Viewmount

East Terrace, Kingussie, PH21 1JS
28
Jan 2024
29
Dec 2024
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2024 Afternoon Tea

Back by POPULAR demand.

Bigger & Better

We proudly invite you to sample our professionally catered Afternoon Tea service - every Friday & Sunday. 2 sittings. 12:00 (without alcohol until further notice) & 15:00 (with option of prosecco or order from our extensive wine list)

PRE-BOOKING via ResDiary essential 

Phone THE VIEWMOUNT if you have questions.


 

 

Afternoon Tea with 125ml glass of Prosecco: £35.00 | Afternoon Tea: £30.00
16
Nov 2024
15
Dec 2024
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See the Clovelly Court Gardens like never before.  Explore the historic gardens after dark as twinkling lights and seasonal cheer fills the air.  There will be mulled wine and hot food to be served and also live music.

Summer Ball @ Oakley Hall Hotel

Rectory Road, Oakley, Basingstoke, RG23 7EL
19:00 - 01:00
27
Jul 2024

Our annual Summer Ball is back! And this year, we are bigger and better. Embrace the magic of the Summer season by joining us at Oakley Hall Hotel for a night of captivating entertainment, exquisite cuisine and plenty of dancing.

BOOK YOUR TICKETS BEFORE MONDAY 1ST APRIL TO RECEIVE 10% OFF THE PUBLISHED PRICE!

THE RESIDENTIAL SUMMER BALL PACKAGE

Here's a glimpse of what awaits you:
A sparkling arrival from 7pm with a glass of bubbly & canapés reception
Fantastic live singer
Delicious four course seasonal dinner
Tea, coffee and petit fours
Professional photographer to capture your memories
Casino tables with fun money
Live band & DJ until 1am
Overnight stay in a luxurious bedroom
Full English Breakfast the following morning

Dress Code: Black Tie

Prices from £175 per person based on a Deluxe Bedroom.

Don't fancy staying the night? Book the Summer Ball tickets only for £85.00 per person  £76.50 per person.

Wedding Showcase @ Rossett Hall Hotel

Chester Road, Rossett, Wrexham, LL12 0DE
11:00 - 15:00
14
Jul 2024

“Join us for an enchanting celebration of wedding bliss, with our Wedding Showcase, offering Canapes and Fizz upon your arrival, carefully selected suppliers, live DJ and much more!

A perfect opportunity to plan your special day, discuss ideas with our award winning experts and see our Beautiful Function suites fully dressed”

Wedding Showcase @ Rossett Hall Hotel

Chester Road, Rossett, Wrexham, LL12 0DE
17:00 - 20:00
03
Sep 2024

“Join us for an enchanting celebration of wedding bliss, with our Wedding Showcase, offering Canapes and Fizz upon your arrival, carefully selected suppliers, live DJ and much more!

A perfect opportunity to plan your special day, discuss ideas with our award winning experts and see our Beautiful Function suites fully dressed”

Wedding Showcase @ Rossett Hall Hotel

Chester Road, Rossett, Wrexham, LL12 0DE
11:00 - 15:00
03
Nov 2024

“Join us for an enchanting celebration of wedding bliss, with our Wedding Showcase, offering Canapes and Fizz upon your arrival, carefully selected suppliers, live DJ and much more!

A perfect opportunity to plan your special day, discuss ideas with our award winning experts and see our Beautiful Function suites fully dressed”

Peaky Blinders Murder Mystery Evening @ Grosvenor Pulford Hotel & Spa

Wrexham Rd, Pulford, Chester, CH4 9DG
19:00 - 23:00
21
Jun 2024

Join us for an evening of intrigue at our Murder Mystery Event on Friday 21st June 2024 (7pm).

Play detective for the night and figure out “Whodunnit?” during an evening of twists, turns and intrigue at our ever-popular Murder Mystery event!

Arrive from 7pm to begin an evening of mystery and enigma set in the crime underworld of notorious Birmingham street gang, the Peaky Blinders. Pay close attention those around you and follow the clues to solve the murder mystery whilst enjoying twists, turns and laughs along the way.

Your evening will also include a delicious three-course meal.

Ticket: £48.00

Exclusive Christmas Party Nights @ Oakley Hall Hotel

Rectory Road, Oakley, Basingstoke, RG23 7EL
16
Nov 2024
22
Dec 2024
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CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS IN STYLE IN DECEMBER AT OAKLEY HALL HOTEL, BASINGSTOKE!

Join us for an unforgettable shared Christmas Party Night at our charming countryside hotel. The Garden Pavilion will be exclusively yours, where you can enjoy a sparkling atmosphere with festive theming, a mouth-watering feast created by our award-winning chefs and fantastic live entertainment including casino tables and a DJ!

Confirm your Christmas Party Night tickets before Friday 31st May to receive 10% off the published ticket price!


HERE'S WHAT TO EXPECT:

  • Arrival glass of bubbly from 7pm
  • Spectacular Christmas decorations & state of the art lighting
  • Christmas novelties on your table
  • Delicious three course Christmas dinner
  • Tea & coffee
  • Live entertainment during dinner*
  • Casino tables with fun money
  • Dancing until 1am* with a live DJ
  • Free car-parking & cloak room
  • Onsite security*
  • Add half a bottle of House Wine per guest for an additional £15 per person

Stay overnight from £139 per room on an Exclusive Party Night date

*Selected party night dates do not include the live entertainment during dinner or security. Selected dates end at midnight.*

From price per person: £60.00

Shared Christmas Party Nights @ Oakley Hall Hotel

Rectory Road, Oakley, Basingstoke, RG23 7EL
06
Dec 2024
21
Dec 2024
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CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS IN STYLE ON A FRIDAY OR SATURDAY IN DECEMBER AT OAKLEY HALL HOTEL, BASINGSTOKE!

Join us for an unforgettable shared Christmas Party Night at our charming countryside hotel. Enjoy a sparkling atmosphere in the beautifully decorated Garden Pavilion, indulge in a mouth-watering feast created by our award-winning chefs and get into the festive spirit with live entertainment!

Confirm your Christmas Party Night tickets before Friday 31st May to receive 10% off the published ticket price!


HERE'S WHAT TO EXPECT:

  • Arrival glass of bubbly from 7pm
  • Spectacular Christmas decorations & state of the art lighting
  • Christmas novelties on your table
  • Delicious three course Christmas dinner
  • Tea & coffee
  • Live entertainment during dinner
  • Casino tables with fun money
  • Dancing until 1am with a live DJ
  • Free car-parking & cloak room
  • Add half a bottle of House Wine per guest for an additional £15 per person

Stay overnight from £199 per room on Shared Party Night dates

£75 PER PERSON

Ticket price per person: £70.00

Comedy Nights @ Old Swan

Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire, OX29 0RN
18
Apr 2024
26
Sep 2024
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Promising an hilarious line-up of seasoned comedians, our first comedy night will be held on April 18th, guided by the affable MC Jon Wagstaffe, a "simple country lad from Tewkesbury" who will set the stage for an unforgettable night.

Opening the show is none other than Nick Page, a Britain's Got Talent Finalist and English comedian of the year. Nick, a "former disgraced Daytime TV presenter", weaves tales that defy convention, offering a comedic experiencefree of gimmicks, PowerPoint, or props—just pure storytelling mastery that will have you doubled over with belly laughs. To close the night, brace yourself for the unique charm of Ignacio Lopez. With a fusion of Welsh and Spanish influences, Ignacio is a frequent headliner and MC in renowned comedy clubs, and his offbeat humor has gained nearly 40 million views across all social media channels.

Join us for an evening where laughter knows no bounds.

: £20.00

Christmas Day Lunch @ Oakley Hall Hotel

Rectory Road, Oakley, Basingstoke, RG23 7EL
12:00 - 14:00
25
Dec 2024

INDULGE IN A TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS DAY LUNCH IN THE HEART OF THE HAMPSHIRE COUNTRYSIDE.

Served 12pm - 2pm

This year you can escape the stress of hosting, cooking & cleaning and let our family take care of yours at your home away from home. Our mouth-watering menu has a delicious selection of dishes to choose from. Whether you're wanting to indulge in a traditional Christmas turkey lunch with all the trimmings or opt for something different to try - there's something for everyone to enjoy! Why not stay a little longer after your meal and have family fun in one of our lounges playing board games.

Here's what awaits:

- Sparkling glass of Champagne for each adult
- Your own table with Christmas novelties
- Five course traditional Christmas Lunch with all the trimmings
- Tea, coffee & mince pies
- Live singer
- Pop-up play village for the little ones with a visit from Santa

Whether you're planning to come with your loved one or with the entire extended family, Christmas Day Lunch at Oakley Hall is the perfect setting to celebrate the festivities. Cheers to Christmas with a glass of your favourite tipple and a truly sumptuous lunch, all whilst listening to a sublime live singer. And whilst you're savouring each flavour your little ones will be able to have fun with our pop-up play village and burn off energy in the gardens.

Our grounds are home to over 300 acres of beautiful woodlands and gardens, ready for you to explore. So whether you'd like to build up an appetite before taking your seats or hoping to get a breath of the crisp countryside air after your 5 course lunch, you can take a gentle stroll around our grounds and explore the beauty of the Hampshire countryside in December.

Price per person: £165.00 | Price per child (aged 12 years or younger): £70.00

ABBA Night @ The George Hotel

Devonshire Street, Penrith, CA11 7SU
19:00 - 23:00
07
Sep 2024

All your favourite ABBA hits and party classics with THE DYNAMOS.

Victorian Christmas Crime @ The George Hotel

Devonshire Street, Penrith, CA11 7SU
19:00 - 22:30
23
Nov 2024

It's time to find out what the Dickens is going on as a Christmas Party ends before it even begins as the host ends up dead.

But was she full of the Christmas spirit or did she get what she deserved?

Join us in this traditional festive frolic into the world of Charles Dickens with a Christmas Conundrum could that could reveal more than the suspects bargained for.

God Bless us! Everyone.

 

Nyetimber Experience & Overnight Stay @ Amberley Castle

Amberley, Amberley, BN18 9LT
Performance by Nyetimber (Group)
10
Oct 2024
11
Oct 2024
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Nyetimber, the world-renowned English sparkling wine producer, opens its estate to the public just a handful of times a year and Amberley Castle has teamed up with our friends down the road to create an exclusive experience and overnight stay.

Arrive at the castle before luxury transport takes you to Nyetimber's vineyard for a one-of-a-kind tour as the grapes start to ripen for harvest, exploring its rich history and the methods used to craft their cuvees. You'll be brought back to Amberley Castle where the evening begins with a Nyetimber and canapé reception followed by a five-course tasting menu, specially created to match the Nyetimber wine flight which will be presented by an expert from the vineyard. An overnight stay in one of our luxurious guest rooms, breakfast the following morning and a special gift to take home completes the occasion.

Our Nyetimber Experience & Overnight Stay package includes:

  • Transport to and from the vineyard
  • An exclusive tour of Nyetimber with a welcome drink
  • Nyetimber & canapé reception
  • Five-course dinner with matched wines, presented by an expert from the vineyard
  • An overnight stay
  • Full English and continental breakfast
  • Special gift to take home
  • Morning newspaper to your room
FROM PER ROOM, PER NIGHT: £835.00

Christmas & NYE 2024 @ Buckland Manor

Buckland, Broadway, WR12 7LY
02
Dec 2024
02
Jan 2025
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Our peaceful countryside retreat in an idyllic Cotswold setting welcomes guests to enjoy the best of the festive season.

14
May 2024
31
Dec 2024
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Located in the picturesque village of Amberley in the beautiful West Sussex countryside, experience unforgettable moments at Amberley Castle and find the event perfect for you.

Events at Buckland Manor @ Buckland Manor

Buckland, Broadway, WR12 7LY
15
May 2024
03
Jan 2025
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One of the most elegant country house hotels in the Cotswolds, experience unforgettable moments at Buckland Manor and find the event perfect for you.

Events at Buckland Manor @ Buckland Manor

Buckland, Broadway, WR12 7LY
15
May 2024
31
Dec 2024
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One of the most elegant country house hotels in the Cotswolds, experience unforgettable moments at Buckland Manor and find the event perfect for you.

Wedding Open Day @ Craig-Y-Nos Castle

Brecon Road, Pen-y-cae, Swansea, SA9 1GL
09
Jun 2024
29
Sep 2024
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An Open Day is not like a 'Wedding Fair' with lots of stall-holders. At an Open Day, the Venue is on display. We have two or three key suppliers - Table Decor, DJ and the Photographer.

Check Website for Taster Menu Availability

We have a shortlist of the key suppliers we use for the Open Days and we normally only have 1 supplier for each service.

The key suppliers 2024 include (but others can be added if one is not available):

DJ - Darren @ djsoundandlighting

Photographer - Andrew Jenkins

Florist/Stylist/ Venue Decor - Centre of Attention (Hannah)

Florist/ Venue Decor Simply Elegant - Liz

Make up - Julie Holmes MUA

Hair - Alaw @ Calo  bridal hair, Stacey @ Capelli Belle

Photobooths - ultra booth

Cake - Sweet violet cakes & Bakes Icing to slicing

Magician - Luke close up magician

Harpist - Joy Cornock

Mirabelle Seaside Gourmet Luncheon @ The Grand Hotel

King Edward´s Parade, Eastbourne, BN21 4EQ
12:00 - 15:00
07
Aug 2024

Savour the delights of exquisite summer seasonal dining at the Mirabelle with a seaside-themed lunch – a timeless favourite on your calendar. 

Join us at 12:00pm with pre-dinner drinks on the Princes Lawn, followed by a delightful three-course lunch served at 12:30pm in the Mirabelle. LWC the ‘UK’s largest independent drinks wholesaler‘ will be offering selected wines during the lunch.

Per Person: £55.00

Supper Club @ RHS Garden Wisley

Wisley Lane, Woking, GU23 6QB
18:00 - 22:30
28
Jun 2024

Welcome to the Wisley Supper Club, a series of specially crafted evenings that speak to your senses – taste, smell and sight.

Join a member of our garden team for a walk and talk all about the theme for the evening, followed by a five course themed dinner from our talented executive chef. The theme this time is ‘Summer in the Pinetum and Howard’s Field’

Please see all details and pre-book on the website under Food and Drink, A Taste of Wisley. £85pp.

Adult: £85.00
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