Events 2022

Below are the events planned by the Friends for the 2022 season. Timings, prices (where applicable) and confirmation will be added soon. See also the Facebook page.

Entry to events will normally incur entry charges to the garden for non-NTS members

All events are subject to any COVID related restrictions applicable at the time.

Sundays in the Garden” will run on the first Sunday of May (1st), July (3rd) and September (4th). Again, we will have home baking on sale and are planning live music with local choirs.

Willow Obelisk Workshop, Geilston Garden, Tuesday 17th May 2022. 10.30 am -1.00pm

Craft Fair, Saturday 6th August- a selection of craft stalls and family entertainment

Apple Day, Sunday 2nd October- this showcases the wonderful Geilston apples with a series of themed activities.

Tai Chi at Geilston Garden Weekly from Thursday 28th April


  • Herbal workshops

 Wednesday 4th May Spring Herbal Foray led by Nicky Brownrigg

Wednesday 3rd August Family Garden Herbal Walk again with Nicky

  • Art Workshops

Wednesday 15th June “Expressive Landscape” with Carol Moore, exploring the garden in an expressive, descriptive way using simple materials

Wednesday 14th September “Geilston in September” with Julia Gurney finding shapes, rhythms, patterns and place using water-based media

As well as the above Friends events, the National Trust will be hosting a number of events again during the season, to be confirmed. Details on the NTS website.