In January we Wassail our Orchard, in summer we hold Open Air Theatre and Concerts, in October we celebrate Apple Day. 

Events 2018

Apple Day Sunday 21st October 12-5pm

Celebrating all things apple in the Walled Garden under a marquee.

Events 2019

Sat 5th January – Wassailing

© Licensed to 07.01.17 Shenley, UK. Shenley Park Wassailing Ceremony, Shenley Park Trust 2017.
Photo credit : Simon Jacobs

Wassailing – an ancient practice of blessing the orchard and its wildlife to ensure a good apple crop the following year, a fun family event with a few modern twists.

There are no tickets for this event but it is helpful if you can let us know you are coming email Suggested donation of £2 per person.


Sunday 2nd June, 5pm

“Gangsta Granny” – David Walliams, adapted by David Kerby-Kendall, Heartbreak Productions

Sunday 21st  July, 7pm

Sense and Sensibility by The Pantaloons


Sunday 28th July, noon til 6pm

Music to Watch the Flowers By

Family picnic concert, music jazz, blues and rock.

Bring your own picnic and drinks or buy food and drink in the Garden.

Children’s bouncy castles and soft play for under 5s.


Wet weather policy

This policy forms part of our terms and conditions.

The Walled Garden and amphitheatre are completely uncovered. We will make every effort to complete the performance and reserve the right to stop and start the action as necessary.

Performances will never be cancelled or abandoned before the advertised starting time and then only in the event of very bad weather. Refunds are not given for cancellation or abandonment as a result of the weather; however performances will aim to take place regardless of weather conditions.

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