BBC Gardeners' World Autumn Fair

BBC Gardeners’ World Autumn Fair

Visit BBC Gardeners' World Autumn Fair, at Audley End House & Gardens, Friday 2 to Sunday 4 September

Join us at the first ever BBC Gardeners’ World Autumn Fair, in the picturesque grounds of English Heritage’s Audley End House and Garden, in Essex, from Friday 2 September to Sunday 4 September, 2022.


The Fair will feature the very best of autumn gardens, with ideas for plots of all shapes and sizes. There will be talks from some of your favourite gardeners, including Adam Frost, Arit Anderson and Joe Swift. You can also join a Plant Expert Tour around the grounds of Audley End, enjoy live entertainment, delicious street food and the BBC Good Food Market, and much more still to be confirmed.

Be an early bird! Save 15 per cent off standard tickets – book by Tuesday 14 June quoting GWCEB to save*. Subscribers to BBC Gardeners’ World Magazine save 20 per cent on standard tickets until Tuesday 14 June by quoting your unique Subscriber number when booking.**

Showcase Gardens

Find inspiration for your garden in the Showcase Gardens at BBC Gardeners’ World Autumn Fair

Small garden, challenging space or just looking for inspiration? No problem. The gardens at the Autumn Fair will be sure to help. This area of the show will be awash with take-home ideas to help you squeeze the most into your garden. Be it growing veg in tight spaces, colour combinations, plants for shady spaces or clever use of materials, you’ll find inspiration in abundance.

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BBC Gardeners’ World Magazine Stage

BBC Gardeners’ World Magazine Stage at BBC Gardeners’ World Autumn Fair

Get expert gardening advice from Adam Frost (Friday) Arit Anderson (Saturday) and Joe Swift (Sunday), as they join the BBC Gardeners’ World Magazine editors. The stage will also host daily talks exploring plants of the world, with stage sponsors Regent Seven Seas Cruises. This stage is the place to go to get practical tips, topical advice, and growing guides to get the best out of your garden this season.

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Explore Audley End

Explore Audley End at BBC Gardeners’ World Autumn Fair

Take time to explore Audley End house and grounds. Whether you’re exploring the kitchen garden or beautiful grounds, the servant’s wing, state rooms, or stables, you’ll discover what life was like at a Victorian country house.

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Plant Expert Tours

Plant Expert Tours at BBC Gardeners’ World Autumn Fair

Autumn garden inspiration will be in abundance in the Plant Expert Tours at the Fair. These special half hour tours (book in advance, £7.50pp) will give you an exclusive viewing of Audley End gardens, with plenty of opportunities to ask questions – the perfect addition to your day at the Autumn Fair.

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BBC Good Food Market

BBC Good Food Market at BBC Gardeners’ World Autumn Fair

Bringing a feast of flavours to the Show, the BBC Good Food Market offers a mouth-watering mix of artisan food and drink producers. Handpicked for their regional and seasonal prowess, look out for treats that you simply won’t find on the high street, and special show offers, too!

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Quote GWCEB when you book to save 15 per cent off standard tickets. If you’re a BBC Gardeners’ World Magazine subscriber, remember to enter your 10-digit subscriber number when booking to access your exclusive 20 per cent discount.*


* Ticket offers valid on adult/over 65s standard entry tickets only. Ends 14 June 2022. **Subscribers save 20% off standard adult/over 65s tickets, when using their unique subscriber number, ends 14/06/22. Offers not valid on English Heritage member tickets or on added extras. Transaction fee applies: £3.95 for e-tickets and £4.95 for postal tickets. Details correct at time of publication.