Events

Forthcoming Events

These are the next events planned by Epping Horticultural Society - note them on your calendar!
Jun
8
Sat
Scarecrow weekend
Jun 8 @ 10:00 pm – 4:00 pm

On the weekend of 8th-9th June, there will be a Scarecrow Community Trail in Epping. Families and businesses are creating scarecrows outside their premises for you to visit and vote for the best. Contact  if you’d like to take part, or for more details of the event.

On the day, come to the Market Garden Terrace by Marks & Spencer to get your scarecrow trail map.

Jun
9
Sun
Scarecrow weekend
Jun 9 @ 10:00 pm – Jun 10 @ 4:00 am

On the weekend of 8th-9th June, there will be a Scarecrow Community Trail in Epping. Families and businesses are creating scarecrows outside their premises for you to visit and vote for the best. Contact  if you’d like to take part, or for more details of the event.

On the day, come to the Market Garden Terrace by Marks & Spencer to get your scarecrow trail map.

Jun
19
Wed
AGM and Rose Competition
Jun 19 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
AGM and Rose Competition @ Pelly Court

Come along and support your Horticultural Society! And bring a single stem rose to enter the competition.

There will be a raffle and refreshments as usual.

Jul
13
Sat
Willow Weaving
Jul 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Willow Weaving @ Meadow Road Allotments

Deb Hart will return with her ever popular Willow weaving to the grass outside the Trading Hut at Meadow Road Allotments. Come and make something useful for the garden! Places are limited so please contact Louise to book.

Aug
24
Sat
The Society’s Summer Show
Aug 24 @ 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Our Annual Horticultural Show will again take place at St John’s Church. The full list of classes and the show theme will be announced in due course, so keep an eye on this website!

As usual we will need volunteers to help set up the afternoon before, and to restore the church to its proper layout after the show – contact David Buckle if you can help.

Sep
21
Sat
Autumn Trip to Denbies Wine Estate
Sep 21 @ 9:30 am – 6:00 pm

Our Autumn trip will be an educational tour of one of the largest wine producing estates in the UK, finishing with a tasting in the cellars.

There are two restaurants for lunch, a farm shop, and fine views over the North Downs.

More information will be put here in due course.

Oct
16
Wed
Sugar Decorations for Christmas
Oct 16 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Come to our October talk by Sally Brown, who will be demonstrating how to make sugar decorations for Christmas.

There will be refreshments and a raffle, of course!