Spring Craft and Design Fair
30 April – 4 May
Meet some of the finest craftspeople in the UK and browse a range of contemporary and traditional crafts, inspired by the beauty of the garden at this time of year. Choose from jewellery, wood craft, glass, pottery and ceramics, clothes and art.
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See who's exhibiting at this year's fair (182kB pdf)
Pelargoniums in the Glasshouse
9 May – 7 June
Enjoy a vibrant display of Wisley’s Pelargonium collection, featuring many different types such as regal, scented leaf, and zonal. This year’s display evokes the feeling of warmer lands, using additional plants such as tender lavenders, cycads and agaves.
Wellers at Wisley
16 May – 14 June
Wellers Auctioneers will be offering a fine array of 20th-century, modern and contemporary sculptures sourced specifically for Wisley. The auction will be online only, with bids accepted throughout the viewing period.
Visit the Wellers website to make a bid
May half term: Super power flowers - 23 – 31 May
Roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty this May half term! Learn about the super powers of flowers, have fun with craft activities, watch bird of prey displays, and vote for your favourite mini show garden.
More about May half term at Wisley
Budding Gardeners Competition - 23 – 31 May
Visit Seven Acres to see the mini show gardens created by schools across the South East and London, using the theme of 'Wonderland'. Entries will be judged on innovation, imagination, use of recycled items, and a good selection of plants. Don't forget to vote for your favourite garden to win the coveted People’s Choice Award!
Birds of prey - 30 – 31 May
Marvel at these magnificent birds. A great day out to discover all about birds of prey, with agility displays at 11am and 2pm.
Wild roses in the Wisley Garden Library - 1 June – 31 July
A chance to see charming images of species roses from the RHS Lindley Library’s art collection. 11am – 4pm.
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All about Plants - 20 - 21 June
All about Plants is a major new event celebrating plants, past present and future. Meet Plant Societies, get expert advice, buy quality plants and more.
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Challenge dad on Father’s Day weekend - 20 & 21 June
Celebrate Father’s Day weekend in the garden by getting messy with us! Make your own seeded paper in different shapes and sow alyssum 'Wonderland Deep Rose' with Dad. 10.30am - 12.30pm & 1.30 - 4.30pm.
Fuchsia display in the Glasshouse
20 June – 24 August
A colourful and exciting display of the Wisley Fuchsia collection featuring a variety of sizes and colours. There will be demonstrations of basket grown and large standards of this household favourite.