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Events

Snowdrop Time

1 February to 28 February

Weather permitting, the arboretum will be filled with snowdrops this February!

Family Sharpshooters Photography Workshops

16 February to 22 February

Become a Camera Ranger this half term on a fun 2.5 hour photography workshop for the whole family!

Calendar Photography Workshops

23 February to 24 April

Improve your camera skills and enter your photos into the Batsford calendar competition!

Daffodil & Early Magnolia Month

1 March to 31 March

March marks the start of blossom time at beautiful Batsford Arboretum!

Mothering Sunday

26 March

We'll be spoiling Mums rotten with free entry to the arboretum when accompanied by a paying child!

The Big Batsford Chicken Hunt

8 April to 23 April

You may have heard of an Easter Egg hunt, now find the chickens that laid them!

Flowering Cherries in Full Bloom!

15 April to 15 May

Weather permitting, our beautiful flowering cherries are due to blossom from mid-April.

Dawn Chorus Wild Walk

29 April

Join Batsford birding expert Arthur Ball for a stroll through the Arboretum just before dawn to hear the beautiful dawn chorus.

World Tai Chi Day at Batsford

29 April

Celebrate Tai Chi at Batsford Arboretum.

Davidia Delights

15 May to 15 June

Batsford is home to what's widely regarded as one of the biggest, oldest and best Davidia Trees in the country

Father's Day

18 June

Visit Batsford and make Father's Day even more special this year.

The Jungle Book

27 July

Join Mowgli, Bagheera, Baloo & friends in this special open-air theatre production of Rudyard Kipling's classic tale!

Learn Tai Chi in a morning

28 July

Learn Tai Chi in a morning with this short introductory course for beginners.

The Big Batsford Bug Hunt

1 August to 31 August

Make the most of the summer weather by getting active in the Arboretum with the kids!

Dragon & Tiger Qigong

11 August

Join tutor and author Neil Hall in the beautiful setting of Batsford to learn about the Chinese healing art of Qigong

Learn the art of the Samurai

9 September

A demonstration of Japanese Sword art, Mugai Ryu

Autumn Photography Workshops

24 October to 2 November

Join Alan Ranger, an internationally acclaimed and award winning professional photographer, this autumn on a half or one day photography workshop.

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