Shrewsbury Flower Show

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When: 08 Aug - 09 Aug 2014

Cost: Advance tickets are available from website

Opening hours: 9:45am-10pm

Website: Visit website

Festivals & Heritage

Our 2014 Show commemorates the centenary of the 1914 ‘Show That Never Was’, which was cancelled owing to the start of The Great War.
It will offer a variety of entertainment to suit most tastes; ie ‘Flowers, Fireworks and Fun’ :

Friday: -

ARENA
The Arena programme will run from 9.45am to 10pm, with a break from about 6.15pm – 7.15pm for the set up of the band.

The Opera Boys
High Wire Act – Bernie Bennett
South African Challenge Team (Field Gun Display)
Dingle Fingle Comedy Car act
Grade A Showjumping
Pony Club Inter-Branch Competition
Whitchurch Dog Display Team
Massed Bands Arena Finale
Stunning Fireworks Display

BANDSTAND
Band of the Mercian Regiment
The Royal Signals Northern Band
The Band of the Royal Anglian Regiment
Band of the Yorkshire Volunteers
Shrewsbury Male Voice Choir

LECTURE MARQUEE
Pippa Greenwood (Gardening expert)
Joe Maiden (Gardening expert from BBC Radio Leeds – book and DVD signing)
- both appearing on Gardeners’ Question Time with Frank Hardy
Two demonstrations by NAFAS representatives.
Last Lecture 5.00pm by Jessica Panat on Hostas

CHILDRENS AREA
Malcolm Malan (Magic Displays)
Mr Boom (Stories and Songs)
Frank Hardy (Gardening Spot)
Juggling Displays

126th Shrewsbury Flower Show - Over three million blooms on display at the world's longest running flower show.

Visitors can also enjoy show jumping, celebrity guest appearances, delicious food, great shopping, live music, choirs, stunt teams and fireworks - a true summer extravaganza!

Horticultural demonstrations and talks from TV gardening personality, Chris Beardshaw and many other experts and live cookery demonstrations with Paul Hollywood.

Saturday: - 

ARENA
The Arena programme will run from 9.45am to 10pm, with a break from about 6.15pm – 7.15pm for the set up of the band.

Red Hot Chilli Pipers
High Wire Act – Bernie Bennett
South African Challenge Team (Field Gun Display)
Dingle Fingle Comedy Car act
Grade A Showjumping
BSJA Junior Showjumping Competition
Whitchurch Dog Display Team
Choir
Massed Bands Arena Finale
Stunning Fireworks Display

BANDSTAND
Band of the Mercian Regiment
The Royal Signals Northern Band
The Band of the Royal Anglian Regiment
Band of the Yorkshire Volunteers
The RAF Shawbury Military Wives Choir

LECTURE MARQUEE
Pippa Greenwood (Gardening expert)
Joe Maiden (Gardening expert from BBC Radio Leeds – book and DVD signing)
- both appearing on Gardeners’ Question Time with Frank Hardy
Two demonstrations by NAFAS representatives.
Last Lecture 5.00pm by Jessica Panat on Hostas

CHILDRENS AREA
Malcolm Malan (Magic Displays)
Mr Boom (Stories and Songs)
Frank Hardy (Gardening Spot)
Juggling Displays

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Venue address

The Quarry
The Quarry, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Venue contact details

Tel: 01743 234058

Email: info@shrewsburyflowershow.org.uk

Directions

The Quarry is the main recreational park for the town's residents

Location

Event details can change.

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