Walton Open Gardens
This event is resting for 2019
Sorry, but Walton 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
Walton, near Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Sunday 8th July 2018
11.00am to 4.00pm
Enthusiastic village gardeners will open their gardens to visitors and share their ideas and experiences. There will be stalls in most of the gardens, and refreshments in the Village Hall.
There will be a children's competition and there is a well-equipped playground opposite the village hall. There is a grand raffle with gardening-related prizes. The New Inn will be serving meals.
On top of this, there will be live music in various venues around the village, featuring the Sandal Singers, Walton Ukulele Group, Gospel Roots Brass band, Ali Bullivant (our local singer/songwriter), and local vocal piano duo Emilie and Matthew.
All proceeds to the Walton Community Library.
Plant sales: Plant sales at various gardens.
Cost: Adults £5.00 in advance, £6.00 on the day, accompanied under 16s free.
How to get event passports: On the day from the Village Hall or any participating garden; in advance from Walton Library, En-Route Hairdressers and other village outlets.
Contact the organisers: Phone: 01924 253 571 Email:
Directions: Car parking available at the Village Hall on School Lane, at the Library (at Walton Academy, off The Grove) and off Manor Road (with kind permission of En Route Hairdressers).
Location: Yorkshire. Use Sat Nav postcode: WF2 6PA (please verify before travelling)
Please ... tell the organisers that you found them on the Open Gardens National Directory.