Talks & events

There were three main theatres within the showground at this year's Chatsworth, hosting exciting talks and demonstrations. There was also a workshops marquee featuring activities suitable for adults and children.

The Garden Theatre

Hosted by Martin Fish, visitors were entertained by interactive sessions and a programme of talks from horticultural experts and specialists.


Potting Bench Theatre

Hosted by Darren Rudge, visitors watched a variety of exhibitor talks and demonstrations from those who are most passionate about plants — the growers themselves.


Artisan Kitchen Theatre

The Artisan Kitchen Theatre hosted an exciting programme of demonstrations from food historians, local chefs, published cooks, food bloggers, an award-winning baker and an ice cream specialist.


Discover & Grow Marquee

There were a range of exciting hands-on activities in the Discover & Grow Marquee, with visitors having the opportunity to learn a new skill or make something to take home.


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