What's On

Upcoming Events/Exhibitions at the Garden

 
MARCH

29th   CAFE BOTANIQUE - A TALK WITH PROFESSOR MATTHEW J TERRY
'Out of darkness and into the light: a journey of risk and reward for a plant seedling' by Professor Matthew J Terry BSc, PhD Professor of Molecular Plant Biology.
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  7pm

 
APRIL

2nd   SPRING ABUNDANCE WORKSHOP WITH JULIE COLE
An all day yoga workshop welcoming spring and the solstice in, for a vibrant season.
Bring and share lunch - FULLY BOOKED.

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  10am-4pm
7th   APRIL DESIGN WALK
Join us for a topical walk through the garden and have your say on changes we are making. With Director John Curtis and Curator Chris Kidd.
  Midday
8th - 23rd   EASTER HALF TERM ACTIVITIES
Join us over Easter Half Term for any of our activities to keep the kids entertained! Don't Miss Out!
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13th   ACOUSTIC NIGHT
Join us for an evening of acoustic music in the chilled out environment of the Plantation Room Cafe. More details to follow...
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  7pm

 
MAY

5th   MAY DESIGN WALK
Join us for a topical walk through the garden and have your say on changes we are making. With Director John Curtis and Curator Chris Kidd.
  Midday

 
JUNE

2nd   JUNE DESIGN WALK
Join us for a topical walk through the garden and have your say on changes we are making. With Director John Curtis and Curator Chris Kidd.
  Midday
4th   BOOK FAIR
Antiquarian and second hand books and other printed paper collectables offered for sale by Isle of Wight dealers. Garden Gallery. Free entry & parking.
  10.30am - 4pm
23rd - 25th   YOGA VIBE 2017
A festival of the wealth of great teachers diverse classes treatments and healing foods in tranquil settings. More details to follow...
 
24th   THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR BY THE FESTIVAL PLAYERS THEATRE COMPANY
Open air theatre. William Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor by the Festival Players Theatre Company. More details to follow...
  7.30pm

 
JULY

21st   OUTDOOR CINEMA - BRIDGET JONES'S BABY
Bridget Jones's Baby is a 2016 romantic comedy film directed by Sharon Maguire and written by Helen Fielding, Dan Mazer and Emma Thompson, based on the fictional columns by Fielding. It is the third film in the franchise and a sequel to 2004 film Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason. 7:30pm admission, 9:00pm film starts.
  7.30pm
22nd   OUTDOOR CINEMA - DISNEY'S MOANA
Moana is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated musical fantasy comedy adventure film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 56th Disney animated feature film. 7:30pm admission, 9:00pm film starts.
  7.30pm

 
AUGUST

26th - 28th   HEALING FESTIVAL 2017
The Healing Festival returns to Ventnor Botanic Garden. More details to follow...
  10am - 5pm

 
SEPTEMBER

3rd   BOOK FAIR
Antiquarian and second hand books and other printed paper collectables offered for sale by Isle of Wight dealers. Garden Gallery. Free entry & parking.
  10.30am - 4pm
24th   HOPS FESTIVAL 2017
Now in its eighth year, the Hops Festival celebrates the harvest of the hops grown on site at VBG as well as the continuation of the tradition of picking them by hand. More details to follow...