“ I have never before, in my long and eclectic career, been gifted with such an abundance of natural beauty as I experienced filming War Horse on Dartmoor.” Steven Spielberg.

RHS Garden Rosemoor Summer Events Programme June – August 2021

A packed roster of exciting events awaits visitors to RHS Garden Rosemoor in Devon.

From Rose Festival to outdoor theatre to the Garden Flower Show, the events give the chance to enjoy the warmer weather and the long summer evenings in the setting of a beautiful garden.


Until 18 July: Rose Festival, RHS Garden Rosemoor

Celebrate England’s iconic flower in the largest rose gardens in the Southwest. Follow the rose trail through the garden to discover over 200 varieties. www.rhs.org.uk/rosemoor

25 – 27 June: Rose Weekend and Craft Market, RHS Garden Rosemoor

The highlight of the Rose Festival with specialist rose advice, free guided walks around RHS Rosemoor’s stunning rose gardens and a floral themed craft market. www.rhs.org.uk/rosemoor


2 & 16 July: Late Evenings, RHS Garden Rosemoor

Enjoy the garden after hours with live acoustic music to enhance the evening sights and sounds.

10 July: Family Outdoor Theatre: Robin Hood*, RHS Garden Rosemoor

The Three Inch Fools are bring a calamitous new production of Robin Hood into the garden with Rosemoor’s very own woodland as the backdrop. www.rhs.org.uk/rosemoor

24 July – 5 September: Summer Holidays: Alice in Wonderland,

Rediscover Alice in Wonderland this summer with illustrator Chris Riddell, and celebrate 150 years of The Macmillan Alice. Adventure through the gardens, encountering topsy-turvy installations along the way. www.rhs.org.uk/gardens/whats-on-at-rhs-gardens

 24 July: Family Outdoor Theatre: Alice in Wonderland*, RHS Garden Rosemoor

A fantastical, family musical retelling of the classic tale by Boxtree Productions, featuring original songs, puppets and innovative story-telling. www.rhs.org.uk/rosemoor

31 July – 1 August: Vintage Festival, RHS Garden Rosemoor

Including the largest Vintage & Classic Vehicle Rally ever held at Rosemoor, lindy-hop dancers, a Vintage and Up-cycled Fair and 1940s re-enactors and military displays. Pull-up a deck-chair with our classic Punch and Judy show, or enjoy the music of a bygone era – 1940s dress code is encouraged! www.rhs.org.uk/rosemoor


11 August: Family Outdoor Theatre: Wonder with Grimm*, RHS Garden Rosemoor

A family-friendly drama based on the Grimm fairy tales and brought up to date for a contemporary audience. www.rhs.org.uk/rosemoor

13 – 15 August: RHS Garden Rosemoor Flower Show
The only RHS Garden Flower Show in the South West returns with floral displays, plants and sundries to buy, delicious food and drink, flower-arranging demonstrations, specialist talks and live music. www.rhs.org.uk/rosemoor

24 August: Outdoor Theatre: Much Ado About Nothing*, RHS Garden Rosemoor

In their 29th open-air touring season, Illyria return with their fantastic interpretation of Shakespeare’s comedy. www.rhs.org.uk/rosemoor

31 August: Family Outdoor Theatre: The Three Musketeers*, RHS Garden Rosemoor

Immersion Theatre invite you on a swashbuckling adventure of epic proportions as they proudly present an action-packed adaptation of The Three Musketeers! www.rhs.org.uk/rosemoor

For full listings, please visit www.rhs.org.uk/gardens/whats-on-at-rhs-gardens

Pre-booking is required to visit the garden, including for events, and people are advised to check the RHS website for the latest information as events may be subject to short-notice change or cancellation.