The Chelsea Late

Returning on Friday 22 May 2020, enjoy an evening of live entertainment and workshops in the grounds of Ranelagh Gardens

Artisan area at night
Explore the wonder of Chelsea at night, with entry to the Chelsea Flower Show from 5.30pm to 8pm including the Show Gardens and the Great Pavilion, before heading over to Ranelagh Gardens at 8pm for tantalising food options, arts and crafts and entertainment too good to miss.

Some highlights of previous years have included:

Quirky and memorable entertainment

Ronnie Scott’s Jazz ClubWe welcomed Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club for an evening of jazz and blues.

Cocktails and dining

Cocktails being served
We created our signature Chelsea Late cocktail and ran cocktail masterclasses, with experts teaching how to craft the perfect cocktail.

We also had a range of tantalising catering options on offer in Ranelagh Gardens, including mouth-watering truffle chips, a seafood bar and tasty tagines.

Workshops, crafts and shopping

Girl having flower crown fittedNestled in pockets of Ranelagh Gardens, crafts and workshops included hand-crafting beautiful flower crowns, cake decorating with edible flowers, pressing flowers to create your own artwork with botanical artist Amanda Ross and a range of plants to take home from nurseries at the Chelsea Flower Show.

Tickets on sale now


Further information about the Chelsea Late will be released in the coming months.


RHS Membership

Members enjoy early booking and discounted tickets to RHS Shows.

Join the RHS

Get involved

The Royal Horticultural Society is the UK’s leading gardening charity. We aim to enrich everyone’s life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.