News & Events

Check here often for the latest news and events that we’re hosting at King John’s Nursery and Gardens. We’ll be posting everything from what’s cooking in the cafe to the next up and coming event, and all else in between. If it’s worth talking about, it’s sure to be here!


26 October 2019Events

Nightwatch is back, this year we have new people and creatures to teach you about everything night time.

Harry's huge historical art competition

23 August 2019 to 14 September 2019Events

Just draw, paint or make an image of anything you want from history and bring it to us to put on our history timeline. You could win a fantastic prize full of creative goodies.

Big harvest farmers market

23 August 2019 to 14 September 2019Events

Come along and celebrate our farmers market with lots of extra stalls and free garden entrance. The farmers market will be going until 3.30pm, so lots of time to wander around soak up the atmosphere and celebrate local, ethical shopping.

The Cranbrook Iron Makers fair

6 July 2019 to 7 July 2019Events

Sat 6th & Sun 7th July, 10am – 5pm

Come & watch demonstrations of traditional & contemporary crafts in the beautiful surroundings of King John's Nursery.

Our talented Makers will have their work for sale and are happy to undertake commissions


Vintage fair 15th June

15 June 2019Events

Our hugely popular vintage fair is back, lots of wonderful stalls in the most idilic of settings. A perfect pick me up for those that like a mooch, a bargain or something special.

10am - 4pm

Free entry