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April 2022

Friday Afternoon Tea (Fridays)

April 1 - October 31

Our elegant Afternoon Tea in the Long Gallery is now available on Fridays as well as at weekends! Join us for a delicious, locally-sourced afternoon tea with views out over our Gardens. Why not make your experience extra special with a glass of prosecco or English sparkling wine?

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July 2022

Willow Sitting Hare Workshop with Anna & the Willow

Learn how to make a willow sitting hare for your garden with Anna from Anna & the Willow.  Split into a morning & afternoon session, Anna will guide you through the process using English willow.  All tools & materials are provided.  Suitable for beginners.

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Olly Murs Summer Tour

July 9 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Olly Murs has announced a huge 25 date UK tour and he’s coming to Harewood! With much of the last couple of years coming to a standstill, Olly’s 2022 show aims to put a smile back on the face of the country, where Olly will perform his biggest hits, including tracks from his recently certified triple platinum album ‘Never Been Better’, alongside new music to be shared next year.

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Jonny and the Dunebugs

July 16 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us for a fantastic evening concert by Jonny and the Dunebugs here in the Gardens! A great evening is evening of live music is promised, with everything from Bowie to The Beatles, Motown to The Monkeys and many more!

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Pride and Prejudice – Chapterhouse Theatre

July 22 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

In the first of two visits to the Gardens, we welcome back Chapterhouse Theatre to perform Jane Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice”.

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Summer Photography Workshop with Clive Nichols

Join Clive Nichols, world renowned garden photographer, in an exclusive workshop. Clive will share over 30 years’ experience, capturing beautiful photos of amazing gardens. York Gate is the perfect backdrop, with its clever vistas and diverse range of plants for getting that special shot. This workshop is for keen photographers with your own equipment.

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Yorkshire Day

July 30 @ 11:00 am - August 1 @ 4:00 pm

Time to celebrate Yorkshire Day and how better through the people and produce. Each day over the weekend, and on the white rose day itself, a couple of local suppliers will showcase their product, story and process. Get to know some of the face behind the local shop range and no doubt try a few samples along the way.

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August 2022

Willow Dragonfly Workshop with Anna & the Willow

August 12 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Learn how to make a dragonfly for your garden with Anna from Anna & the Willow. Anna will guide you through the process using English willow.  All tools & materials are provided.  Suitable for beginners.

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Cinderella – Chapterhouse Theatre

August 12 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join us for a charming children’s production of a favourite fairy tale performed by Chapterhouse Theatre.

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Jonathan Pomroy: Sketching at the Arboretum

August 17 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join Jonathan Pomroy for a day of sketching in the arboretum. The workshop will focus on how to enjoy using a sketchbook. The aim will be to have several pages of sketches in pencil or watercolour or both. Jonathan will demonstrate his sketching techniques at several locations. 

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