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Great British Food Festival

August 25 - August 27

The Great British Food Festival returns to Bowood House for its 3rd year over August Bank Holiday. The perfect recipe for a fun, foodie, family day out! Delectable delights and tasty treats from wonderful street food vendors and amazing artisan producers. Polish up on your culinary skills with a free Chef Demo? Or, get stuck in with the Bake-Off!  To visit Bowood House & Gardens during The Great British Food Festival, separate entry can be purchased on the day. Sat 25th to…

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Drive In Cinema comes to The Bowood Estate

August 28, 6:30 pm - August 30, 10:30 am

Skylight Cinema and The Bowood Estate are bringing you three days of amazing Drive In Cinema! We have chosen three great family films to enjoy just before the kids go back to school; The Greatest Showman, Peter Rabbit & Grease. As this is a Drive In, each individual car will be given a Bluetooth Speaker handed out to them on arrival. The general details are; -Tuesday 28th August - The Greatest Showman; Film start time of 8.30 PM with gates…

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Gardeners World Event

September 19, 10:30 am - 4:00 pm

Gardeners’ World Magazine returns to Wiltshire’s Bowood House, for an exclusive reader event with the Gardeners’ World TV presenter and award-winning designer and gardener, Adam Frost on Wednesday 19th September.

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Wiltshire Game & Country Fair

September 22 - September 23

The Wiltshire Game & Country Fair graces the magnificent grounds of Bowood. An ideal day out for all the family with something for everyone. As well as the usual busy arenas, featuring traditional countryside pursuits, the thrills and spills of display teams, and a designated ‘World of Dogs’ arena, we are pleased also this year to again be featuring Horseboarding UK’s national heats.

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‘Pearls before Poppies’ guest author talk – 27th September

£8.00 – £29.50 - September 27, 11:30 am - 5:00 pm

Guest Author, Rachel Trethewey's talk on 1918’s Red Cross Pearls appeal which inspired her book 'Pearls before Poppies'.

Plus exhibition tours with Bowood's curator Dr Cathryn Spence. 

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Macmillan Coffee Morning in the Treehouse Cafe at Bowood House and Gardens. 

September 28, 9:00 am - 11:00 am

On Friday 28th September we are holding a Macmillan Coffee Morning in the Treehouse Cafe at Bowood House and Gardens.

From 09:00am - 11:00am we will be serving cakes and coffee with all donations going straight to Macmillan.

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Bowood House Duathlon

October 14

A picturesque route around the estate, taking in stunning scenery of Bowood Lake, The Cascade Waterfall and The Doric Temple. Transition will be located on the finely manicured lawns and under the shadows of Bowood House. Spectators require an admission ticket to Bowood House & Gardens.

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Bowood’s Autumn Animal Trail

October 25 - November 2

Join us this October Half Term at Bowood House and Gardens for our Autumn Animal Trail.

Follow the trail around the Estate, discovering the scarecrows with their favourite toy animal and clues, that will reveal Bowood's secret animal.

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Avebury Vocal Ensemble Concert with Sir Peter Beale

October 26, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

A very special evening in concert in the Chapel at Bowood House in support of Springboard North Wilts Opportunity Group.

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Bowood’s Happy Halloween

October 30 - October 31

Join us for a Halloween without the spooks and scares! Tuesday 30th & Wednesday 31st October 11am - 4pm Held within the Gardener's Bothy, we will be providing themed Halloween arts and crafts for the children to enjoy! Normal House and Gardens admissions apply, complimentary to Season Ticket holders.  

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