What's On

Upcoming Events/Exhibitions at the Garden

 
MAY

2nd - 1st June   ASHTANGA WITH VINYASA YOGA
Move and breath through the primary series of ashtanga, cultivating strength, focus & flexibility.
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  10.30am - 12pm
3rd - 31st   TAI-CHI WITH GARRY BRINDLEY
An ancient Chinese art-form of gentle coordinated body movements to build internal energy and promote mental and physical well-being. Developed by Taoist Monks, it is now thought of as a moving meditation. Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
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  1pm - 2pm
27th - 4th June   MAY HALF TERM
Join us over May half term for plenty of nature inspired fun!
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  10am- 5pm

 
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
3rd   ECO PRINT ON FABRIC WITH CAROL ANN EADES
Art workshop with our Artist in Residence for £14 per person, including materials. Open to all. Inspiration and assistance provided in a stunning, natural environment. Spaces limited, booking essential.
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  11am-3pm
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
19th - 25th   THROUGH THE GARDEN GATE
Hip hip hooray! Ventnor Botanic Garden is 45 years old this summer! Celebrate with Ventnor Botanic Garden Friends' Society!
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23rd - 25th   YOGA VIBE 2017
A festival of the wealth of great teachers diverse classes treatments and healing foods in tranquil settings.
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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...
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  7.30pm

 
JULY

15th - 24th   SECRET ART EXHIBTION
Treat yourself to something you really like for only £50 and you might find you have bought a 21st century treasure - signed on the reverse by the artist. All will be revealed
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  10am- 5pm
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

2nd   ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS, A PRODUCTION BY QUANTUM THEATRE
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  2.30pm
2nd   GREAT EXPECTATIONS, A QUANTUM THEATRE PRODUCTION
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  7pm
5th   CREATE AND INDIGO & SHIBORI DESIGN SILK SCARF WITH CAROL ANN EADES
Art workshop with our Artist in Residence for £24, including materials. Open to all. Inspiration and assistance provided in a stunning, natural environment. Spaces limited, booking essential.
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  11am-3pm
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...