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Apr, 2020

Plant Fair at Hestercombe *POSTPONED*

£2 – £3
Sat, 25th Apr at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton,SomersetTA2 8LGUnited Kingdom
*Please note that unfortunately due to circumstances out of our control, the Hestercombe Plant Fair has been postponed until 2021*Check back during the summer for the revised date.

*POSTPONED* Beeswax Wrap Making Workshop

£25
Thu, 30th Apr at 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton,SomersetTA2 8LGUnited Kingdom
*Please note, this event is due to be rescheduled due to coronavirus*Learn how to four unique beeswax wraps of different sizes at one of our evening workshops.Take them home to improve your sustainable living and reduce your single-use plastic usage.

May, 2020

Wedding Open Day

Free
Sun, 3rd May at 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton,SomersetTA2 8LGUnited Kingdom
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Come and see Hestercombe dressed for a wedding. To help you visualise your wedding day we will be decorating our venues with the help of selected exhibitors, so come along and ignite your creativity and get your 'wedmin' planning well and truly underway.

*RESCHEDULED* Spring Watercolour Workshop

£60
Tue, 12th May at 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton,SomersetTA2 8LGUnited Kingdom
Enjoy a watercolour workshop at Hestercombe, part of Bampfylde 300 in 2020
*Please note, this event will be rescheduled due to coronavirus*Join our Spring Watercolour Workshop at Hestercombe, and learn the techniques and skills to paint scenes from the beautiful gardens.Suitable for beginners.

May Half Term Trail: Coplestone and the Charcoal Creations Trail

£0.50
Sat, 23rd May at 10:00 am to Sun, 31st May at 5:00 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton,SomersetTA2 8LGUnited Kingdom
Follow our fun trail for May Half Term, Coplestone and the Charcoal Creations Trail.Create charcoal rubbings from hidden plaques dotted around the Hestercombe gardens.

Soap Making Workshops

£48
Sun, 24th May at 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
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One event on Sun, 24th May, 2020 at 10:00 am

Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton,SomersetTA2 8LGUnited Kingdom
soap making workshop in somerset
Join Nichola from Boo Cottage Botanicals for a hands-on Soap Making Workshop.Learn about the creative and scientific techniques involved in the process while you make a batch of cold-pressed natural soap to take home.

Jun, 2020

NGS Open Day

From £6.65
Tue, 2nd Jun at 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
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One event on Tue, 2nd Jun, 2020 at 10:00 am

Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton,SomersetTA2 8LGUnited Kingdom
Hestercombe will be donating a proportion of its proceeds to the NGS from three garden open days in 2019
Visit an NGS Open Day at Hestercombe in 2020 on Tuesday 3rd March and Tuesday 2nd June, and explore our heritage gardens with share of proceeds donated to the NGS.

Summer Lates

From £6.65
Wed, 10th Jun at 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton,SomersetTA2 8LGUnited Kingdom
Summer Lates at Hestercombe - enjoy evening after work openings in the gardens
Enjoy the gardens until 8pm on the summer evenings with our season of special late openings.Explore the landscapes after hours and leave work behind, with delicious food on offer too.Wednesdays 10th, 17th & 24th June and 1st, 8th & 15th July.

Jazz on the Lawn: the FB Pocket Orchestra

From £8
Sun, 14th Jun at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton,SomersetTA2 8LGUnited Kingdom
Kickstart summer with our Jazz on the Lawn jazz concert - vintage hot jazz, blues, ragtime and dances
Kickstart your summer with our jazz concert on the Orangery Lawn at Hestercombe - vintage hot jazz, blues, ragtime and dances.Bring a picnic, find a good spot and get your toes tapping!

Summer Watercolour Workshop

£60
Tue, 30th Jun at 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton,SomersetTA2 8LGUnited Kingdom
Enjoy a watercolour workshop at Hestercombe, part of Bampfylde 300 in 2020
Spend the day painting watercolours in the summer gardens at Hestercombe, from the beautiful lakeside reflections to the magnificent Great Cascade.Suitable for beginners, and one of three seasonal watercolour workshops.

Jul, 2020

All’s Well That Ends Well: Outdoor Theatre

From £12
Sun, 19th Jul at 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton,SomersetTA2 8LGUnited Kingdom
All's Well That Ends Well - outdoor theatre at Hestercombe this summer, one of Shakespeare's comedies
Join us for a fun-filled outdoor theatre experience on the Orangery Lawn this summer, as Folksy Theatre presents Shakespeare's classic comedy and tale of unrequited love.Make the most of an advance ticket discount.

Aug, 2020

Little Red and the Big Bad Wolf: Outdoor Theatre

From £10
Sun, 2nd Aug at 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton,SomersetTA2 8LGUnited Kingdom
Experience fantastic outdoor theatre for all the family at Hestercombe, with Folksy Theatre's Little Red and the Big Bad Wolf
Join us for a fantastic family outdoor theatre experience at Hestercombe this summer, as Folksy Theatre presents Little Red and the Big Bad WolfAdvance ticket discounts available!

Emma by Jane Austen: Outdoor Theatre

From £10
Mon, 31st Aug at 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton,SomersetTA2 8LGUnited Kingdom
Join us for a summer outdoor theatre performance of Jane Austen's Emma, by Chapterhouse Theatre Company
Chapterhouse Theatre Company is thrilled to return to the open-air stage this summer at Hestercombe with Laura Turner’s adaptation of Jane Austen’s Emma.Part of a series of outdoor theatre and live music this summer at Hestercombe.

Sep, 2020

Autumn Watercolour Workshop

£60
Tue, 15th Sep at 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Hestercombe Gardens, Cheddon Fitzpaine
Taunton,SomersetTA2 8LGUnited Kingdom
Enjoy a watercolour workshop at Hestercombe, part of Bampfylde 300 in 2020
Spend the day painting watercolours in the colourful autumnal gardens at Hestercombe, from beautiful lakeside reflections to the magnificent Great Cascade.Suitable for beginners, and one of three seasonal watercolour workshops.