Garden Events

Planter's Seminar - Mount Stewart

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The Eclectic Garden Seminar - Mount Stewart

Sat 19 & Sunday 20th September 2015

Click here to Download a Printable brochure of the event.

Speakers are Diarmuid Gavin, Ken Cox and Richard Wheeler




A list of Garden related events for 2014 at various venues in N. Ireland.

Be sure to check out the Gardens Open and/or Gardens by Appointment tabs.

MARCH

23 March 11.30am

Mount Stewart  - Rhododendron Ramble and Roast

Join the Rhododendron Tour with Head of Gardens, Neil Porteous, then enjoy a two course meal in the award winning Bay Restaurant.

Suitable clothing and footwear essential.

Adult £15, Child £8 • Member Adult £15, Child £8


MAY

3 - 4 May 12 noon – 5pm

Rowallane Garden - Spring Plant Fair

A wonderful opportunity to purchase plants from a range of specialist plant stalls, as well as from Rowallane Garden.

Normal Admission • Members Free


Minnowburn 10 May 11am – 12.30pm

Minnowburn Dander

Join a National Trust Warden and a Lagan Valley Regional Park ranger for a walk around the picturesque Minnowburn area.

Meet at Minnowburn car park. No charge • Donations Welcome


11 May 11.00am

Mount Stewart - Spring Garden Walk

The gardens at Mount Stewart were recently described as one of the Top Ten Gardens in the World and they become alive at this time of the year.

Booking Essential

Contact: 028 4278 8387

Adult £10, Child £5 • Member Adult £10, Child £5


11 May 11am – 1pm

Castle Ward - Spring Walk – Bluebell Bonanza

There is nothing quite like the sight of a woodland full of bluebells to fill you full of the joys of Spring. Join our gardener as he takes you on an energetic ramble through the lesser known areas of the estate.

Meet in the Stableyard. Normal Admission • Members Free


JUNE

28 – 29 June 11am – 5pm

Mount Stewart Summer Garden Féte

Celebrate the summer and pick up some plants from visiting garden nurseries.

Normal Admission • Members Free


JULY

26 July 11am

Mount Stewart - Summer Garden Walk

The gardens at Mount Stewart were recently described as one of the Top Ten Gardens in the World and they look stunning at this time of year.

Booking Essential

Contact: 028 4278 8387

Adult £10, Child £5 • Member Adult £10, Child £5


AUGUST

23 – 24 August Saturday 11am – 6pm Sunday 10am – 6pm

Mount Stewart - Planters’ Seminar

Expert speakers include Helen Dillon, Alexis Datta and Fergus Garrett.

Booking Essential

Contact: 028 4278 8387

Cost covers both days and includes tea and coffee. A buffet lunch will be provided on Sunday.

Adult £75 • Member Adult £75


NOVEMBER

Thursday 20 November 2014 at 7.30pm

Ulster Gardens Scheme Review Evening  at the Old Courthouse, Antrim.

Join members of the Ulster Gardens Scheme Committee and garden owners for our very popular annual review, when we look back at another successful season’s garden visiting on behalf of the National Trust, and enjoy a light supper.

An admission charge of £5.00 per person (including supper) will be made, to avoid a drain on National Trust funds.

Pre-booking is essential, as numbers are strictly limited.

Contact The Old Courthouse on 028 9448 1338 to ensure a reservation.