Amazed by Science
Sat 23 – Sun 31 May 2015
Admission: Normal attraction entry prices apply; car park entry charge £5
Join us this half term and bank holiday weekend as we celebrate science, technology and engineering at Tatton Park as part of Cheshire’s Amazed By Science Festival 2015. Be inspired by Tatton’s rich heritage of past achievements and endeavours, whilst exploring how science is still relevant to us today, helping us maintain and conserve Tatton Park’s historic, built and natural features both now and for future generations.

Warriors at Beeston
Sun 24 & Mon 25 May 2015
Admission Available Online
Armed with spear, shield and bow – and even using an almighty perrier – the fearless warriors will fight it out to be proclaimed victorious. Visitors are invited to join the medieval townsfolk of Beeston to cheer on the warriors as they prepare for battle, practice their skills and compete in the final battle in the main arena.

Journey Sticks
Thurs 28 & Fri 29 May 2015
Free event (normal admission charges apply)
Journey sticks have been used for centuries to record an experience or tell a story. Create a journey stick to remember your day out at Dunham Massey.

Teddy Bears Picnic
Sat 30 & Sun 31 May 2015
Free event (normal admission charges apply)
Bring your teddy bear and a picnic to the garden today and enjoy games and a brass band. Garden ticket required, don’t forget to collect your tickets at the visitor centre before heading to the garden.

The Tatton Park Classic Car Spectacular
Sat 30 & Sun 31 May 2015
Admission: Special entry prices apply – please visit website; Car park entry charge £5
The 29th year for one of Britain’s best and most popular classic car events. Around 2,000 classic, performace and vintage cars are on show and around 80 of Britain’s top club displays including Jaguar, Lotus, Mercedes Benz, MG, Triumph and all the classics of yesteryear. Massive two-day Cheshire autojumble with specialist and general trade stand area of around 200 stalls along with the ever popular Car Mart.

Sheep Shearing at the Farm
Sat 30 & Sun 31 May 2015
Admission: Normal entry price; Car park entry charge £5
See our sheep being sheared at Tatton Home Farm by local sheep shearer, David Norcott, ready for the start of summer.

Rose Garden Evenings
Wed 3 June 2015
Free Event (normal admission charges apply)
Relax in the rose garden with our late Wednesday garden openings, this week with special guest Tisserand aromatherapist Jennie Harding.

Evenings In The Garden
Fri 5 June 2015
Free Event (normal admission charges apply)
Spend an evening exploring the garden with our late Friday garden openings. Bring a picnic and get ready for the weekend with a range of music in the garden.

Vegetable Growing
Sat 6 june 2015
Admission: £30.00
Join our expert gardeners to learn all about the principles of vegetable growing. The session covers: rotation, soil preparation, harvesting and sccessional growing. PRE-BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL.

Going Digital
Sat 6 June 2015
Admission: £85.00
A digital photography course with expert tutor, Graham Nobles. A range of topics are available between January and August.

Guided Walk – Two Villages
Sat 6 June 2015
Free Event (normal admission charges apply)
Join us for a walk outside the park walls to find out about Dunham Town and Little Bollington.

Orchid Show
Sun 7 June 2015
Admission: See website for details; car park entry charge £5
The largest orchid event in the North West. Hundreds of orchids to admire and buy in Tatton’s Tenants Hall. Free to enter 10am-4pm. Tatton’s Orchid House (located in the Gardens) open 1pm-4pm. Normal Garden entry price applies.

National Garden Scheme Open Day
Wed 10 June 2015
Admission: Normal Garden entry price applies; car park entry charge £5
All garden entries and donations go to the NGS. www.ngs.org.uk/gardens

Rose Garden Evenings
Wed 10 June 2015
Free Event (normal admission charges apply)
Find out more about the rose garden and pick up tips for colour and scent. Soothe your garden-weary hands with a refreshing hand and arm massage. Limited availability, pick up a complimentary timed token beforehand.

Evenings In The Garden
Fri 12 June 2015
Free event (normal admission charges apply)
Spend an evening exploring the garden with our late Friday garden openings. Bring a picnic and get ready for the weekend with a range of music in the garden.

The Decorative Home and Salvage Show
Fri 12 June – Sun 14 June 2015
Admission: See website for details; car park entry charge £5
If you have an eye for style and don’t wish to simply furnish your home with new mass produced furniture, then the Decorative Home and Salvage Show should definitely be on your 2015 to do list. Here you’ll find unusual and beautiful objects that truly are imbued with history and character to compliment both traditional and modern interiors.