Barton under Needwood Family Festival

Barton under Needwood
Gardens Festival

Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd June 2019

Teddy Rides

Teddy Rides

Bring your Teddy for an afternoon of adventure

Open Gardens

Open Gardens

Come and explore our hidden gardens

Scarecrows

Scarecrows

Be amused by the topical scarecrows

And much more

and much more...

Cakes, Music, Arts and Crafts,
Charities, Sponsors...

Charities Supported

Charities Supported

In 2018 £4,500 was given to the various charities we supported


Barton under Needwood Gardens Festival

Friday 19th, Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st June 2020
Gardens and teddy rides open from 1pm till 6pm

(Last entries to Teddy Rides 5.30pm)

Following last year's hugely successful event planning is underway for the 2020 Festival and we look forward to welcoming visitors old and new to our unique fun event. The weekend offers something for children, parents, grandparents and everyone else to enjoy - not forgetting the teddies of course! As well as putting smiles on faces the weekend will also help swell the coffers of our chosen charities. We thank everyone for their support for the 2019 event which was a tremendous success - we sold a record number of teddy passports, welcomed hundreds of visitors to our open gardens and raised £8,000 to share between our good causes.
The Friday evening concert made a rousing return and will be back again this year.
We aim to make this year extra special as we will be celebrating 20 years of the teddy rides and scarecrows. The Festival is now a major community event on the village calendar and local groups and organisations who would like to take part will be most welcome. We would like to hear your ideas for this year and looking ahead to the future.
There will be an Open Meeting on Tuesday, January 21st at Holland Sports Club at 7.30pm. If you can't attend you can email the chairman, Charles Theaker with ideas or offers of help on charles@theaker77.co.uk 
So come and join in the weekend’s fun which takes place all around the village, including:


Teddy Rides

Teddy Rides

Exciting rides for adventurous teddies and their soft furry friends. Last year’s exciting new ride has had a power upgrade and will go even faster!

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Open Gardens

Open Gardens

Come and explore our hidden gardens, large and small.

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Scarecrows

Scarecrows

Quirky and topical scarecrows which aim to amuse.

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And Much More

And much more, including:

Friday evening Gala Concert, Teddy sleepover, Fishing, Tea and cakes, Music, Arts & Crafts, Charities, Sponsors.

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Charities Supported

Charities Supported

Last year £4,500 was given to the various charities we supported. Click here for details of this year’s good causes.

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