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All events are at both Lacock and Whitchurch unless otherwise stated.

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1st - 30th September - Nature Trail

Take part in our Harvest Foods Trail around the garden centre for the chance to win a £10 gift voucher.

Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th September - Food Festival

Come and join us in celebrating Whitehall’s Food Festival, one of our most popular events in the calender! At Lacock we have invited all of our major Farm Shop suppliers to join us and showcase their british grown products.
Whitchurch Restaurant and Farm Shop will be offering lots of tasty foods to sample and great offers all weekend.

This event is at Lacock onlySaturday 20th September - Orchid Talk

Former Chairman of the British Orchid Council and President of the South West Orchid Society, Ian Parsons will be with us between 10am and 4pm to discuss caring for and repotting your orchid. Talks begin at 11am and 2pm.

Friday 26th September - Macmillan Coffee Morning

Join us for our Macmillan Coffee Morning, raising money to help people affected by cancer. £1 for every hot drink sold will go to the charity, plus money raised from charity card sales, raffle, games and donations. Come and support a worthy cause. 9.30am - 11am in the Orangery Restaurant at both sites and Lavender Lodge at

Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th September - Harvest Weekend

Bring in your sunflower heads and pumpkins (grown from our seeds given out in April) for the chance to win a family gardening kit worth over £50!


From 1st to 22nd October - Nature Trail

From 1st to 22nd October take part in our Apple, Pear and Pumpkin Trail and from 23rd to 31st October our Halloween Trail around the garden centre, for the chance to win a £10 gift voucher.


Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th - Christmas Shops Open At Whitehall

With the Grand Opening of our Christmas Shop this weekend you can purchase, plan or just get ideas for everything you need this Christmas! Take a look at a quick video that we created last year that shows our Christmas department at Lacock.

This event is at Lacock onlyWednesday 8th 2pm-3pm Plants of Winter Interest Gardening Club Talk

Today’s talk will be about plants of winter interest. We will be
looking at a variety of plants that will look good over the winter
months; to include Skimmia, Sarcococca, Cornus, Nandina,
as well as lots of other plants with good winter colour.

Talk finishes with a free hot drink voucher for you to use in
the restaurant.

Saturday 11th & Sunday 12th October - Apple, Pear and Pumpkin Family Fun

Join us this weekend for expert advice on buying and caring for your apple and pear trees, with tastings of our apple varieties and tasty apple and pumpkin products in our Farm Shop. Padfield Porkies will be with us offering hogroast for only £2, 12-2pm subject to availability. Children can have a go at pressing apples
and tasting the juice, or have a ride on Chuffy the train for £1.


Thursday 23rd – Friday 31st October - Pumpkin Carving

Bring the children along to our Pumpkin Carving Workshop. We provide both the pumpkins and tea lights for just £3.99 each. Our friendly staff will always be on hand to provide assistance and inspiration for some spooky lantern designs.

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10:00am - 4:30pm

This event is at Lacock onlySaturday 25th - Sunday 2nd November -Ginnets Circus At Lacock

Don’t miss the jugglers, clowns, trapeze artists, unicycles, acrobats and much more. A traditional circus for all the family.
Show times: 11am, 1.30pm and 3pm daily.

Prices just £3.99, under 2 year olds free.

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Tickets to be released on our website soon.

Wednesday 29th – Friday 31st - Halloween Parties - 5.30pm - 7.30pm.

Lacock: Wednesday 29th, Thursday 30th & Friday 31st October

Whitchurch: Friday 31st October

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Come to our Halloween parties with fancy dress competition, disco, spooky
games, party food, pumpkin carving and party bags to take home.
£12.99 per child, pre booking essential. Tickets available online and in store soon.


Nature Trail

From 1st to 30th November take part in our Reindeer Trail around the garden centre for the chance to win a £10 gift voucher.


Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd November - Lantern Making

Light up your garden this bonfire night, by making a colourful glass jar lantern. For just £3.99 come and join the lantern making workshop where all materials, assistance and instructions will be provided.


This event is at Lacock onlyWednesday 5th 2pm-3pm Planting and Pruning Gardening Club Talk

Today we will be covering the broad topic of planting various plant
groups and pruning trees and soft fruit, as well as what not to prune at this time of year. Autumn/winter is a great time to plant because plants are at rest during the lower temperatures and the water table is higher.

Talk finishes with a free hot drink voucher for you to use in
the restaurant.

This event is at Lacock onlyThursday 6th - Ice Rink Opens At Lacock

Experience the wonder of outdoor skating this Christmas with our real ice rink, this year even bigger and with stunning new clear roof!

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Wednesday 12th November - Ladies Only Shopping Evening

Ladies this is your chance to enjoy a delicious trio of puddings, 10% off your purchases with hassle free Christmas shopping and skating. Further details to follow.
6.00 - 8.30pm


Saturday 15th - Santa's Grotto Opens At Whitehall

Santa will be returning to his grotto from Saturday 15th of November 2014 until Christmas Eve. Why not bring your family for a special visit at this magical time of the year and also say "hello" to Starlight, Moonbeam and our new baby reindeer.

Children: £9.99
Adults: £2.00

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Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th November - Christmas Family Fun and Festive Food Weekend

On this festive weekend come and visit Santa in his grotto, meet our reindeer, donkeys and goats, have a skate on the ice, enjoy a festive lunch, sample some of our festive treats in the Farm Shop whilst shopping for everything you need for a magical Christmas.

Chuffy the Train will be offering rides for £1 (Sunday only) and Padfield Porkies will be
here from 12-2pm with hog roasts for £2 subject to availability.



Wednesday 3rd 2pm-3pm - Christmas Containers Gardening Club Talk

Today’s talk is about how to brighten up your house with plants at
Christmas. Today we will discuss living plants around the home
both indoor and out; from houseplants to outdoor containers for
your front door.

Talk finishes with a free hot drink voucher for you to use in
the restaurant.

This event is at Lacock onlyWednesday 10th & Friday 12th December - Christmas Wreath Making with Melksham Flower Club

Come down to Whitehall Lacock and create some superb wreaths with Melksham Flower club. For just £24.99 this includes a festive lunch followed by a mince pie, coffee or tea. Bring a friend for only £39.99 for two people!

Please book online to avoid disappointment. Times and tickets available soon.



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