Okeford Fitzpaine Open Gardens
This event is resting for 2017
Sorry, but Okeford Fitzpaine Open Gardens isn't running this year. We'll keep you posted about next year's event details when they are known, but in the meantime we include below details from a previous year to remind you about the event
Okeford Fitzpaine, near Blandford Forum, Dorset
Saturday 2nd July 2016
11.00am to 5.00pm
Ten gardens will be open, six of which were not open last time. They feature a full range of sizes and skills, and the village allotments will also be on show. Flower arrangements in the church, and several other interesting gardens can be viewed as you walk past.
Coffee and cakes, ploughman's lunches and cream teas will be available at the Village Hall from 10.30am to 5.30pm, and our lovely village pub, The Royal Oak, serves very good meals. Children's playground in Lower Street.
All proceeds to the church.
Plant sales: Plant sales at various gardens.
Cost: £5.00 adults, small children free.
How to get event passports: Passports on sale at the Village Hall.
Contact the organisers: Phone: 01258 861 063 Email:
Directions: Take the turning off the A357 in Shillingstone or (if coming from the South) take the scenic route (fantastic views over the Blackmore Vale) by going through Winterbourne Stickland. Ample parking at the Village Hall.
Location: Dorset Use Sat Nav Postcode: DT11 0RE (please verify before travelling)
Please ... tell the organisers that you found them on the Open Gardens National Directory.