A Toast to Autumn, Lyme Bay Arts
Saturday 9 to Wednesday 27 November 2019, 10.30am-4.30pm, The Gallery, Symondsbury Estate, Bridport DT6 6HG
Jonne is showing two of his sculptures at this special month-long showcase of artwork created by over 60 artists and designers from the Southwest who have been inspired by the theme of autumn.
This broad ranging exhibition will offer visitors a rich harvest of affordable art to admire and purchase. Entry is free, as is parking in the Estate’s carpark. There are several shops and eating places at Symondsbury Estate so why not make it a day out. The energetic might even want to climb Colmer’s Hill! More information.
Rousdon Christmas Craft Fair 2019
Saturday 16 November 2019, 11am-4.00pm, Peek Hall, Rousdon, Lyme Regis DT7 3XW
After the great success of the first show in 2018, Rousdon Village Hall will again be packed with craftspeople. A good chance to buy some individual Christmas presents before it all gets too rushed.
Stockland Christmas Market
Saturday 30 November 2019, 10am-12 noon, Victory Hall, Stockland, Honiton EX14 9EF
The very jolly Stockland Christmas Market offers a great opportunity for catching up with friends as well as buying your Christmas gifts in the warm. We’ll be there to greet you just as you enter the hall.
Christmas at The Town Mill Galleries
Wednesday 11 December 2019 to Thursday 2 January 2020, 11am-3.30pm, The Malthouse Gallery, Town Mill, Lyme Regis DT7 3PU
Jonne’s submitting a number of sculptures for this Christmas exhibition with items priced for all budgets. The exhibition is supported by a number of other activities around the Mill during Christmas time. More information about The Town Mill.
Spring Plant Fair
Easter Sunday 12 April 2020, 10am-3pm, Burrow Farm Gardens, Dalwood, Axminster EX13 7ET
This is a great destination to visit when so much else is shut on Easter Sunday. We expect to see a good range of nurseries to entice the plantaholic plus a visit to Burrow Farm Gardens, now an RHS partner garden. Entry £1; free for RHS members. More information.
Athelhampton Spring Fair
Sunday 3 May 2020, 10am-3pm, Athelhampton House, Dorchester DT2 7LG
This is a such a super event set on the lawn of Athelhampton House and with a good range of interesting nurseries and selected plant-related items, including of course our plant supports and garden structures. Entry fee of £7 includes admission to the grounds and gardens which are well worth a visit in their own right. More about Athelhampton House, now under new ownership.
Sherborne Castle Country Fair
Bank Holiday Monday 25 May 2020, 10am-6pm, Sherborne, DT9 5NR
This fair, set in the spectacular grounds surrounding Sherborne Castle is run by volunteers for charity. It features country activities; trade, craft and food stands; and entertainment, including a very large Rare Breed Show. We’re looking forward to our second year here, set amongst the many nurseries who attend. More information.
Hardy Plant Society Summer Plant Market
Sunday 14 June 2020, 10am-3pm, Burrow Farm Gardens, Dalwood, Axminster EX13 3ET
Burrow Farm Gardens Plant Fairs are always excellent and Helen Brown’s organisation on behalf of the Devon branch of the Hardy Plant Society is exemplary. This is a great chance to see lots of good nurseries in one place, find about more about the Hardy Plant Society and visit Burrow Farm Gardens. Should be a very good day out. £1 entry; free for RHS members. More information.
Athelhampton Autumn Plant and Craft Fair
Sunday 13 September 2020, 10am-3pm, Athelhampton House, Dorchester DT2 7LG
We love going to Athelhampton House with its glorious setting for a plant fair. This autumn fair is a mix of plants, local craft and garden-related stalls. Something for everyone! Entry fee of £7 includes admission to the grounds and gardens which are well worth a visit in their own right. More about Athelhampton House, now under new ownership.