Scotsdales isn't just a garden centre. We also run a series of fun, educational and practical events throughout the calendar year. We try to cater for everyone, whether we're hosting a children's gardening club session or an evening of gin tasting. Some events are free free drop in sessions, whilst others need to be pre-booked and/or paid for in advance to confirm your spaces.
If you have any specific enquiries about any of our events, then please contact us on: 01223 842777 for more information.
Tweet Tweet Treats - fully booked
Free to attend, but tickets required in advance.
Mother's Day Basket Making
Activity: Plant a spring themed basket she’ll cherish this Mother’s Day.
Adult & Family Events
Available all day
Enjoy a serving of 3 pancakes with a selection of filling options; chocolate, lemon, strawberries & cream.
11am - 3pm
Come and make handprint and footprint keepsakes of your little ones or let your older ones create masterpieces.
Activity: Guest expert Manos Kanellos from Growth Technology returns for more fascinating ways to grow stunning orchids, followed by an orchid clinic. Talk lasts approx 40 mins followed by the orchid clinic.
Activity: Guest expert Manos Kanellos from Growth Technology returns for more fascinating ways to create terrariums. Session lasts approx. 60 minutes.
11:30am - 3pm
Enjoy a delicious roast with the whole family.
Activity: Find out how you can create a balanced system in your garden for attracting nature and keeping pests at bay, with entomologist Dr. Ian Bedford.
Entomologist Dr. Ian Bedford returns to Great Shelford to discuss the various butterfly species that we can find in Britain's gardens and how we can do our part to help them survive.