Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events › Park

Events List Navigation

May 2017

Mosaics and Dye Bed

May 27
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until 4 June
Herb Garden, Battersea Park
London, Greater London Sw114NJ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

An opportunity for visitors to view the mosaics in the Herb Garden - mosaics inspired by the collection of dye plants grown by Thrive gardeners in the Herb Garden in Battersea Park. Thrive is the leading charity in the UK that uses gardening to bring about positive changes in the lives of people who are living with disabilities or ill health, or are isolated, disadvantaged or vulnerable.

Find out more »

London’s First Floating Pocket Park

May 28
|Recurring Event (See all)

Floating Pocket Park, Merchant Square, Paddington Basin
London, Greater London W2 1JS United Kingdom
+ Google Map

LONDON’S FIRST FLOATING PARK OPENS  -  Dawn until Dusk - opening on 26 May The new 730m2 floating park in Paddington Basin on the Grand Union Canal will provide a striking green public space on the water with its own canal boat mooring. The park features open lawn areas, densely planted nectar-rich mixed raised borders and communal seating, as well as allowing people to walk over the water on a series of decked platforms and walkways. A diverse planting scheme has…

Find out more »
Free

Sgt Pepper at Chiswick House and Gardens

May 28
|Recurring Event (See all)

Chiswick House and Gardens, Burlington Lane
London, W4 2RP United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Follow in the footsteps of the Fab Four, visiting the Exedra, the Wilderness, Inigo Jones archway and Conservatory and “Get Back” to where the Beatles made music history half a century ago. To celebrate 50 years since the release of The Beatles Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club album, Chiswick House and Gardens will host an extraordinary garden installation in partnership with Gavin Jones Ltd, recreating the infamous album cover in front of the Ionic Temple. It was here in May…

Find out more »

Mosaics and Dye Bed

May 28
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until 4 June
Herb Garden, Battersea Park
London, Greater London Sw114NJ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

An opportunity for visitors to view the mosaics in the Herb Garden - mosaics inspired by the collection of dye plants grown by Thrive gardeners in the Herb Garden in Battersea Park. Thrive is the leading charity in the UK that uses gardening to bring about positive changes in the lives of people who are living with disabilities or ill health, or are isolated, disadvantaged or vulnerable.

Find out more »

Battersea Power Station: Artist-led curated walks

May 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)
20 & 27 May: 11am-12.30pm; 21 & 28 May: 2-3.30pm
Meeting point: Grosvenor Arch, Circus West Village
London, Greater London SW8 4NU United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Join artist Luke Walker as he explores the history of the area, involving an exchange of stories, cultures and histories recorded in the urban fabric of the city by walking its paths and streets. The first walk, Walking in Whistler’s footsteps and Thames sculpture, taking place on Saturdays, will trace the history of the artist JM Whistler in the context of Battersea’s landscapes, green spaces, and the Thames, while discussing how the river and the painter have inspired artists. We…

Find out more »

London’s First Floating Pocket Park

May 29
|Recurring Event (See all)

Floating Pocket Park, Merchant Square, Paddington Basin
London, Greater London W2 1JS United Kingdom
+ Google Map

LONDON’S FIRST FLOATING PARK OPENS  -  Dawn until Dusk - opening on 26 May The new 730m2 floating park in Paddington Basin on the Grand Union Canal will provide a striking green public space on the water with its own canal boat mooring. The park features open lawn areas, densely planted nectar-rich mixed raised borders and communal seating, as well as allowing people to walk over the water on a series of decked platforms and walkways. A diverse planting scheme has…

Find out more »
Free

Sgt Pepper at Chiswick House and Gardens

May 29
|Recurring Event (See all)

Chiswick House and Gardens, Burlington Lane
London, W4 2RP United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Follow in the footsteps of the Fab Four, visiting the Exedra, the Wilderness, Inigo Jones archway and Conservatory and “Get Back” to where the Beatles made music history half a century ago. To celebrate 50 years since the release of The Beatles Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club album, Chiswick House and Gardens will host an extraordinary garden installation in partnership with Gavin Jones Ltd, recreating the infamous album cover in front of the Ionic Temple. It was here in May…

Find out more »

Mosaics and Dye Bed

May 29
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until 4 June
Herb Garden, Battersea Park
London, Greater London Sw114NJ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

An opportunity for visitors to view the mosaics in the Herb Garden - mosaics inspired by the collection of dye plants grown by Thrive gardeners in the Herb Garden in Battersea Park. Thrive is the leading charity in the UK that uses gardening to bring about positive changes in the lives of people who are living with disabilities or ill health, or are isolated, disadvantaged or vulnerable.

Find out more »

London’s First Floating Pocket Park

May 30
|Recurring Event (See all)

Floating Pocket Park, Merchant Square, Paddington Basin
London, Greater London W2 1JS United Kingdom
+ Google Map

LONDON’S FIRST FLOATING PARK OPENS  -  Dawn until Dusk - opening on 26 May The new 730m2 floating park in Paddington Basin on the Grand Union Canal will provide a striking green public space on the water with its own canal boat mooring. The park features open lawn areas, densely planted nectar-rich mixed raised borders and communal seating, as well as allowing people to walk over the water on a series of decked platforms and walkways. A diverse planting scheme has…

Find out more »
Free

Sgt Pepper at Chiswick House and Gardens

May 30
|Recurring Event (See all)

Chiswick House and Gardens, Burlington Lane
London, W4 2RP United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Follow in the footsteps of the Fab Four, visiting the Exedra, the Wilderness, Inigo Jones archway and Conservatory and “Get Back” to where the Beatles made music history half a century ago. To celebrate 50 years since the release of The Beatles Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club album, Chiswick House and Gardens will host an extraordinary garden installation in partnership with Gavin Jones Ltd, recreating the infamous album cover in front of the Ionic Temple. It was here in May…

Find out more »

Mosaics and Dye Bed

May 30
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until 4 June
Herb Garden, Battersea Park
London, Greater London Sw114NJ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

An opportunity for visitors to view the mosaics in the Herb Garden - mosaics inspired by the collection of dye plants grown by Thrive gardeners in the Herb Garden in Battersea Park. Thrive is the leading charity in the UK that uses gardening to bring about positive changes in the lives of people who are living with disabilities or ill health, or are isolated, disadvantaged or vulnerable.

Find out more »
£10

Here East Foraging Tours with Shane’s usually £38 but only £10 for Chelsea Fringe Festival

May 30 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am BST
|Recurring Event (See all)
30 May 10.30-11.30am and 1st June 6-7pm
Here East (Press Centre) meeting point, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
London, Greater London E20 3BS United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Date and Time: 30 May - 10.30am - 11.30am Date and Time: 1 June - 6pm - 7pm Location: Meet at Here East Press Centre reception Special Price: Price for the Chelsea Fringe Festival £10 (normally £38 + booking fee) Here East are thrilled to offer the chance to explore our site and nearby areas on a unique foraging tour for Chelsea Fringe festival. Join our onsite foraging expert Shane, owner and chef at Shane’s on Canalside, for a beginners…

Find out more »

London’s First Floating Pocket Park

May 31
|Recurring Event (See all)

Floating Pocket Park, Merchant Square, Paddington Basin
London, Greater London W2 1JS United Kingdom
+ Google Map

LONDON’S FIRST FLOATING PARK OPENS  -  Dawn until Dusk - opening on 26 May The new 730m2 floating park in Paddington Basin on the Grand Union Canal will provide a striking green public space on the water with its own canal boat mooring. The park features open lawn areas, densely planted nectar-rich mixed raised borders and communal seating, as well as allowing people to walk over the water on a series of decked platforms and walkways. A diverse planting scheme has…

Find out more »
Free

Sgt Pepper at Chiswick House and Gardens

May 31
|Recurring Event (See all)

Chiswick House and Gardens, Burlington Lane
London, W4 2RP United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Follow in the footsteps of the Fab Four, visiting the Exedra, the Wilderness, Inigo Jones archway and Conservatory and “Get Back” to where the Beatles made music history half a century ago. To celebrate 50 years since the release of The Beatles Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club album, Chiswick House and Gardens will host an extraordinary garden installation in partnership with Gavin Jones Ltd, recreating the infamous album cover in front of the Ionic Temple. It was here in May…

Find out more »

Mosaics and Dye Bed

May 31
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until 4 June
Herb Garden, Battersea Park
London, Greater London Sw114NJ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

An opportunity for visitors to view the mosaics in the Herb Garden - mosaics inspired by the collection of dye plants grown by Thrive gardeners in the Herb Garden in Battersea Park. Thrive is the leading charity in the UK that uses gardening to bring about positive changes in the lives of people who are living with disabilities or ill health, or are isolated, disadvantaged or vulnerable.

Find out more »
Free

Discovery Day in Hyde Park: Flower Power

May 31 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

The Look Out, The Royal Parks Foundation Education Centre, Hyde Park
London, Greater London W22UH United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Hidden in a copse of trees in Hyde Park, The Royal Parks Foundation Education Centre is a perfect location for you and your family to reconnect with nature this May half term.   Drop in any time between 11am and 3pm for a fun packed day of free and exciting activities for all the family including: Crafting a flower on a stick or getting a little bit messy while finger painting a daisy bookmark Following our discovery trail, uncovering fascinating flowery facts Exploring our grounds,…

Find out more »
June 2017

London’s First Floating Pocket Park

June 1
|Recurring Event (See all)

Floating Pocket Park, Merchant Square, Paddington Basin
London, Greater London W2 1JS United Kingdom
+ Google Map

LONDON’S FIRST FLOATING PARK OPENS  -  Dawn until Dusk - opening on 26 May The new 730m2 floating park in Paddington Basin on the Grand Union Canal will provide a striking green public space on the water with its own canal boat mooring. The park features open lawn areas, densely planted nectar-rich mixed raised borders and communal seating, as well as allowing people to walk over the water on a series of decked platforms and walkways. A diverse planting scheme has…

Find out more »
Free

Sgt Pepper at Chiswick House and Gardens

June 1
|Recurring Event (See all)

Chiswick House and Gardens, Burlington Lane
London, W4 2RP United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Follow in the footsteps of the Fab Four, visiting the Exedra, the Wilderness, Inigo Jones archway and Conservatory and “Get Back” to where the Beatles made music history half a century ago. To celebrate 50 years since the release of The Beatles Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club album, Chiswick House and Gardens will host an extraordinary garden installation in partnership with Gavin Jones Ltd, recreating the infamous album cover in front of the Ionic Temple. It was here in May…

Find out more »

Mosaics and Dye Bed

June 1
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until 4 June
Herb Garden, Battersea Park
London, Greater London Sw114NJ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

An opportunity for visitors to view the mosaics in the Herb Garden - mosaics inspired by the collection of dye plants grown by Thrive gardeners in the Herb Garden in Battersea Park. Thrive is the leading charity in the UK that uses gardening to bring about positive changes in the lives of people who are living with disabilities or ill health, or are isolated, disadvantaged or vulnerable.

Find out more »
Free

Discovery Day in Hyde Park: Flower Power

June 1 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

The Look Out, The Royal Parks Foundation Education Centre, Hyde Park
London, Greater London W22UH United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Hidden in a copse of trees in Hyde Park, The Royal Parks Foundation Education Centre is a perfect location for you and your family to reconnect with nature this May half term.   Drop in any time between 11am and 3pm for a fun packed day of free and exciting activities for all the family including: Crafting a flower on a stick or getting a little bit messy while finger painting a daisy bookmark Following our discovery trail, uncovering fascinating flowery facts Exploring our grounds,…

Find out more »
£10

Here East Foraging Tours with Shane’s usually £38 but only £10 for Chelsea Fringe Festival

June 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)
30 May 10.30-11.30am and 1st June 6-7pm
Here East (Press Centre) meeting point, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
London, Greater London E20 3BS United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Date and Time: 30 May - 10.30am - 11.30am Date and Time: 1 June - 6pm - 7pm Location: Meet at Here East Press Centre reception Special Price: Price for the Chelsea Fringe Festival £10 (normally £38 + booking fee) Here East are thrilled to offer the chance to explore our site and nearby areas on a unique foraging tour for Chelsea Fringe festival. Join our onsite foraging expert Shane, owner and chef at Shane’s on Canalside, for a beginners…

Find out more »

London’s First Floating Pocket Park

June 2
|Recurring Event (See all)

Floating Pocket Park, Merchant Square, Paddington Basin
London, Greater London W2 1JS United Kingdom
+ Google Map

LONDON’S FIRST FLOATING PARK OPENS  -  Dawn until Dusk - opening on 26 May The new 730m2 floating park in Paddington Basin on the Grand Union Canal will provide a striking green public space on the water with its own canal boat mooring. The park features open lawn areas, densely planted nectar-rich mixed raised borders and communal seating, as well as allowing people to walk over the water on a series of decked platforms and walkways. A diverse planting scheme has…

Find out more »
Free

Sgt Pepper at Chiswick House and Gardens

June 2
|Recurring Event (See all)

Chiswick House and Gardens, Burlington Lane
London, W4 2RP United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Follow in the footsteps of the Fab Four, visiting the Exedra, the Wilderness, Inigo Jones archway and Conservatory and “Get Back” to where the Beatles made music history half a century ago. To celebrate 50 years since the release of The Beatles Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club album, Chiswick House and Gardens will host an extraordinary garden installation in partnership with Gavin Jones Ltd, recreating the infamous album cover in front of the Ionic Temple. It was here in May…

Find out more »

Mosaics and Dye Bed

June 2
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until 4 June
Herb Garden, Battersea Park
London, Greater London Sw114NJ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

An opportunity for visitors to view the mosaics in the Herb Garden - mosaics inspired by the collection of dye plants grown by Thrive gardeners in the Herb Garden in Battersea Park. Thrive is the leading charity in the UK that uses gardening to bring about positive changes in the lives of people who are living with disabilities or ill health, or are isolated, disadvantaged or vulnerable.

Find out more »
Free

Urban Greening Poetry Tour

June 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm BST
Norwood Bus Garage, Ernest Avenue
London, Greater London SE27 0HN United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Join Open Orchard, Poetry Slabs and Tritton Vale Pocket Garden for a guided evening tour of five community orchards and gardens in West Norwood and West Dulwich. Along the way we'll share fabulous views from one of London's highest parks, and a summer pudding of readings about growing and greening. There's a lot of ground to cover, so be ready to walk on sometimes uneven ground, and maybe even read a bit of poetry (this isn't obligatory though:) No formal…

Find out more »

London’s First Floating Pocket Park

June 3
|Recurring Event (See all)

Floating Pocket Park, Merchant Square, Paddington Basin
London, Greater London W2 1JS United Kingdom
+ Google Map

LONDON’S FIRST FLOATING PARK OPENS  -  Dawn until Dusk - opening on 26 May The new 730m2 floating park in Paddington Basin on the Grand Union Canal will provide a striking green public space on the water with its own canal boat mooring. The park features open lawn areas, densely planted nectar-rich mixed raised borders and communal seating, as well as allowing people to walk over the water on a series of decked platforms and walkways. A diverse planting scheme has…

Find out more »
Free

Sgt Pepper at Chiswick House and Gardens

June 3
|Recurring Event (See all)

Chiswick House and Gardens, Burlington Lane
London, W4 2RP United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Follow in the footsteps of the Fab Four, visiting the Exedra, the Wilderness, Inigo Jones archway and Conservatory and “Get Back” to where the Beatles made music history half a century ago. To celebrate 50 years since the release of The Beatles Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club album, Chiswick House and Gardens will host an extraordinary garden installation in partnership with Gavin Jones Ltd, recreating the infamous album cover in front of the Ionic Temple. It was here in May…

Find out more »

Mosaics and Dye Bed

June 3
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until 4 June
Herb Garden, Battersea Park
London, Greater London Sw114NJ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

An opportunity for visitors to view the mosaics in the Herb Garden - mosaics inspired by the collection of dye plants grown by Thrive gardeners in the Herb Garden in Battersea Park. Thrive is the leading charity in the UK that uses gardening to bring about positive changes in the lives of people who are living with disabilities or ill health, or are isolated, disadvantaged or vulnerable.

Find out more »
£25 - £30

Really Get To Know Your Wild Plants

June 3 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm BST
Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park, The Soanes Centre, Southern Grove
London, Greater London E3 4PX United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Third of a series of days held on the first Saturday of the month throughout the summer, looking at wild plants, including trees and shrubs. We will identify plants, get to know their ecology, examine their structure and how they fit into their plant family, their pollination and other wildlife values, and their connections to human culture. Each event stands alone, but also builds on previous ones. Suitable for beginners, and more experienced participants will be given extra challenges. Each…

Find out more »
Free

‘Horse and Home’ – A Local Sculpture in Norbury Hall Park

June 3 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST
Norbury Hall Park, Craignish Avenue
London, Greater London SW16 4RN United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Come and see ‘Horse and Home’, a new sculpture by local artist Rebecca Buckley in Norbury Hall Park that celebrates the incredible history of Norbury, an area rooted in a sense of community. The sculpture celebrates two aspects of local history:  ‘The Streatham Races’ – that were run across Lonesome Farm covering Norbury and Streatham between 1868 and 1878 attracting large crowds of race-goers from London and its surrounds and commemorates Norbury’s strong military past,  specifically the 62nd Battalion (Norbury)…

Find out more »
£15

Bat Walk

June 3 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm BST
Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park, The Soanes Centre, Southern Grove
London, Greater London E3 4PX United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Join us for cocoa by our camp fire and then a guided walk through the woodland with bat detectors to listen out for our furry friends. The bat detectors help you identify the species that are swooping around and to listen to them ‘chattering’ as they hunt for food. Suitable for all ages - under 16s are free. This is an after dark event - each two children must be accompanied by at least one adult. Event leader: Kenneth Greenway…

Find out more »

London’s First Floating Pocket Park

June 4
|Recurring Event (See all)

Floating Pocket Park, Merchant Square, Paddington Basin
London, Greater London W2 1JS United Kingdom
+ Google Map

LONDON’S FIRST FLOATING PARK OPENS  -  Dawn until Dusk - opening on 26 May The new 730m2 floating park in Paddington Basin on the Grand Union Canal will provide a striking green public space on the water with its own canal boat mooring. The park features open lawn areas, densely planted nectar-rich mixed raised borders and communal seating, as well as allowing people to walk over the water on a series of decked platforms and walkways. A diverse planting scheme has…

Find out more »
Free

Sgt Pepper at Chiswick House and Gardens

June 4
|Recurring Event (See all)

Chiswick House and Gardens, Burlington Lane
London, W4 2RP United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Follow in the footsteps of the Fab Four, visiting the Exedra, the Wilderness, Inigo Jones archway and Conservatory and “Get Back” to where the Beatles made music history half a century ago. To celebrate 50 years since the release of The Beatles Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club album, Chiswick House and Gardens will host an extraordinary garden installation in partnership with Gavin Jones Ltd, recreating the infamous album cover in front of the Ionic Temple. It was here in May…

Find out more »

Mosaics and Dye Bed

June 4
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until 4 June
Herb Garden, Battersea Park
London, Greater London Sw114NJ United Kingdom
+ Google Map

An opportunity for visitors to view the mosaics in the Herb Garden - mosaics inspired by the collection of dye plants grown by Thrive gardeners in the Herb Garden in Battersea Park. Thrive is the leading charity in the UK that uses gardening to bring about positive changes in the lives of people who are living with disabilities or ill health, or are isolated, disadvantaged or vulnerable.

Find out more »
Free

Fabulous Floral Flotilla

June 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST
Mill Meadows, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire RG9 1BE United Kingdom + Google Map

Back for the third  year running with a slightly different format, we are calling for anyone who owns a river craft – from elegant slipper launches to aquatic cars to coracles and inflatable canoes – to decorate their boat with a horticultural theme – flowers, vegetables, palm trees – and come and join in this river Thames spectacle! Boats will gather along the Mill Meadow moorings at 2pm with a chance to decorate and prepare for a short parade along…

Find out more »
£10 - £12

Poison in the Wood – Deadly Plants

June 4 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm BST
Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park, The Soanes Centre, Southern Grove
London, Greater London E3 4PX United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Guided walk to learn about the beautiful but deadly flora living in this idyllic urban woodland oasis hidden away in Mile End. Your guide Ken Greenway is a keen forager, so knowing some plants to avoid can help sharpen your wild food hunting skills, or just join us for his fascinating stories. Booking essential here Like our Facebook page; Follow us on Twitter; Follow us on Instagram

Find out more »
+ Export Events

Pin It on Pinterest