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08 Jan

Mansfield Garden & Craft Festival 2019

Posted On: 08/01/2019 11:42:00

Enter our competitions or just have a great day out!

Saturday 31st Augustt and Sunday 1st September 2019


The Mansfield Garden & Craft Festival now in it's 7th year, is an annual two day event with free to enter competitions, horticultural on Saturday and Best in Baking on Sunday. There are cash prizes, medals, trophies and certificates to be won.

Prize money for the Horticultural Show is £15, £10, £5 for 1st, 2nd & 3rd places plus £50 for Best Allotment, Best in Show Flowers and Best in Show Vegetables. 

Local schools are invited to enter to win £100, £30, £20 plus a free gardening gift pack for every school who enters. This year we have new categories for schools - the tallest Sunflower and 'Life of my Vegetable' where school children and grow vegetables, record their progress in a little booklet as well as winning certificates and prizes.

In addition there are over 50 gift, craft and food stalls, entertainment, family activities and on Saturday the first 100 families through the door will recieve a free goody bag of fresh veg to make a soup from Troops Fruit & Veg wholesaler, who are based in Rock Valley.

The two day event is free to enter with prize draws and Best in Baking sampling too. Gardening Schedules and Baking entry forms are now available.

We are pleased to say that this event attracts some of the world record holders for the biggest grown vegetables in the UK so please come and see these for yourself!


If you would like to enter any of our competitions please email [email protected] or call 01623 633939


If your business would like to be a sponsor of this very popular event please contact the organisers, Mansfield BID, 8 Regent Street, Mansfield, NG18 1SS or email [email protected]  tel: 01623 633939