We run an inspiring variety of events, talks and workshops at Hillier Garden Centres.
Led by Hillier experts, these are a great way to learn practical tips, discover creative ideas and receive hands-on help in a friendly, welcoming environment. From gardening to cooking and caring for wildlife, there is something for everyone. Why not challenge yourself to increase your knowledge in 2019 at a Hillier event near you!
View a calendar of events below and be sure to check back regularly for any new talks, workshops and classes.
17th & 18th July 2019
David Austin Roses Talks
Join us this July for an informative and enjoyable talk from a David Austin Roses expert. Go behind the scenes of one of the world’s largest breeding programmes, finding out more about the skill required to develop new English Rose varieties. The talk will also highlight how to grow and care for your own roses, from ramblers to bush varieties and discuss how you can create wonderful design schemes in your garden.
24th & 25th July 2019
Summer Barbecue Cooking Class
Summer is the season to uncover the barbecue and enjoy the pleasures of al fresco dining (weather permitting). Join our social and interactive Summer Barbecue Cooking Classes and learn deliciously imaginative dishes to elevate your outdoor cooking skills this year, such as zesty lime-marinated chicken skewers.
2nd & 3rd October 2019
Would you like to get the best from your bulb planting and create two stunning planted bulb container to take home? Join us at a Hillier Bulb Planting Workshop this autumn and we will share creative inspiration and practical tips to make sure your bulbs are in full, beautiful bloom next spring.