Come and join us as we celebrate our 200th birthday!
With a whole host of activities and events featuring performances from Bard in the Botanics, City Voice Choir, Sambalistic Samba Band , Health Walks, Outdoor Classroom and much, much more!
Our marquee of exhibitors is split into four themed areas of horticulture, biodiversity, education and community giving you the opportunity to learn more about what we do and how you can get involved.
Wander around the Kibble Palace and find out more about the Botanic Gardens history with our impressive Timeline Exhibition.
Saturday 20 May 2017
|9.30am||Gather at main entrance gates|
|9.45am||Cutting of ribbon and speech|
|9.50am||Bard in the Botanics short performance (at Gate Lodges)|
|10.30am||Opening of the Outdoor Classroom|
|11.00am||Talk with artefacts in the Outdoor Classroom by Louise Bustard, Education Officer|
|12 noon||Tour "behind the scenes" led by GBG staff|
|1.00pm||City Voice Choir perform in front of the Kibble Palace|
|1.30pm||Sambalistic perform in front of the Kibble Palace|
|2.00pm||Performance in the Outdoor Classroom by the Bard in the Botanics|
|2.30pm||City Voice Choir perform in front of the Kibble Palace|
|2.30pm||Tour "behind the scenes" led by GBG staff|
|3.00pm||Sambalistic perform in front of the Kibble Palace|
|3.00pm||Talk with artefacts - in Outdoor Classroom by Louise Bustard, Education Officer|
|3.00pm||Health Walk led by the park rangers|
|3.30pm||City Voice Choir perform in front of the Kibble Palace|
|4.00pm||Event Concludes with Sambalistic who will perform in front of the Kibble Palace|
Refreshments can be found at our tea room and kiosk, both of which will be open throughout the day.