Okeford Fitzpaine Open Gardens
This event ran in 2018 but we don't yet have this year's details. When we get them, we'll add them, but in the meantime we include below event information from last year to remind you about the event.
Okeford Fitzpaine, near Blandford Forum, Dorset
Saturday 23rd June 2018
10.30am to 5.00pm
A good range of gardens will be open, five of which have not been opened before. They feature gardens of all sizes and skills, and the village allotments will also be on show, also WW1 commemorative flower arrangements in the church, and other interesting gardens can be viewed as you walk past.
Coffee and cakes will be available at the Village Hall from 10.30am to 12.30pm, and cream teas at 'Cookwell' from 2.30pm to 5.30pm, and our lovely village pub, The Royal Oak, will be open as will the shop. 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 in the morning, or in the church in the afternoon.
Contact the organisers: Phone: 01258 861 063 Email:
Directions: Take the turning off the A357 in Shillingstone or the turning half a mile East of Fiddleford, 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.