Swannington Open Gardens (Leicestershire)

Please note
This event rested in 2020 and we don't have any up to date event details. When we get updated information, we'll add it here, but in the meantime we include below event information from a previous year to remind you about the event.

 approx 18 gardens opened Swannington, near Coalville, Leicestershire
Sunday 30th June 2019
11.00am to 5.00pm

Interesting village gardens including our village school, different shapes and sizes, some new, others returning, some redesigned with new planting schemes since 2017, quite a variety. You could start your day at either end of the village.

Art Exhibition, Classic Cars from 10.00am at Hough Mill, live music in one garden.

Scrumptious selection of refreshments available: Cream Teas, Ploughman’s lunches, BBQ, cakes, plus vintage teas at the Village Hall.

Assistance Dogs only please.

Proceeds to Rainbows Hospice, Nottingham Hospital Big lMRi Scanner Appeal for Children, Local Air Ambulance and Swannington Village Projects.

Plant sales:  Plants for sale in some gardens, all grown by our team of dedicated, passionate gardeners.

Cost:  £5.00 adults, accompanied under 16s free.

How to get event passports:  Tickets will be available for sale at all participating sites. The price includes admission to the gardens and other venue sites.

Contact the organisers:  Phone: 07900 128 962  Email:

Directions:  From M42 either A511 towards Coalville or A512 towards Loughborough. From M1 coming from the south take Jnt 22 A511 towards Ashby de la Zouch. From M1 coming from the north take Jnt 23 A512 towards Ashby de la Zouch.

Location:  Leicestershire.  Use Sat Nav postcode: LE67 8QL (please verify before travelling)

Please ... tell the organisers that you found them on the Open Gardens National Directory.