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    WHAT'S ON

The Garlic Farm Events Calendar

We have lots happening at the farm from parties to opera evenings, film screenings to art exhibitions. Find out what's on and keep up to date with our events calendar. You can also find us at events and shows across the South of England and sometimes further afield. All upcoming shows are also listed here. Click on individual events for more details. If we're coming to a town near you, come and say hello, we'd love to see you!

April

Dates Description Location Book
Saturday 9 Apr - 31 Dec, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining every Saturday from Saturday 12th March onwards from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


June

Dates Description Location Book
Wednesday 8 Jun - 31 Aug, 09:30 - 11am Summer Nature Walks with Dave Fairlamb

Nestled at the foot of the Chalk Downs, the fields, woodlands and ponds of The Garlic Farm are a haven for Nature. Summer is a wonderful season on the farm, full of bird song, butterflies on the wing, the famous meadow in full bloom and Red Squirrels active in the woods.

Join Dave Fairlamb of Natural Links for a Guided Nature Walk of 90 minutes around the Garlic Farm for wonderful wildlife in a glorious landscape. Meet at the entrance to the Meadow by the car park.

8th, 18th & 29th June

13th, 23rd & 30th July

3rd, 17th, 20th & 31st August

All walks either on a Wednesdays or Saturday - 09.30 to 11.00am

Each Nature Walk is £12.50 per person.


Booking essential: BOOK HERE

July

Dates Description Location Book
Friday 1 - 3 Jul Cardiff Food & Drink Festival CF10 5AN
Friday 1 - 23 Jul, 10am - 5pm Lavender Season @ Castle Farm Kent TN14 7UB leaves.tell.design
Sunday 3 Jul, 3pm - 5pm Live Music Sundays

Sunday Afternoons Live Music at The Garlic Farm Restaurant.

Join us and enjoy the sounds of Acousit Duo Hodge and Allen, to accompany dining in our beautiful restaurant from 3pm to 5pm.

Booking recommended. Book here.

Lunch is served 12pm until 3.30pm.


Monday 4 - 8 Jul, 10am - 18:30 Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival KT8 9AU
Saturday 9 Jul, 9am - 1pm Bath Farmers Market BA1 1JB
Saturday 9 Jul, 10am - 5pm Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival KT8 9AU
Saturday 9 Jul, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


Sunday 10 Jul, 3pm - 5pm Live Music Sundays

Sunday Afternoons Live Music at The Garlic Farm Restaurant.

Join us and enjoy the sounds of Jo & Charlie, to accompany dining in our beautiful restaurant from 3pm to 5pm.

Booking recommended. Book here.

Lunch is served 12pm until 3.30pm.

Friday 15 - 16 Jul, 11am - 20:30 Lymington Seafood Festival SO413SE
Saturday 16 Jul, 9am - 2pm Stroud Farmers Market GL5 2HH
Saturday 16 Jul, 11am - 5pm Curdridge Country Show SO32 2HE
Saturday 16 Jul, 11am - 5pm Curdridge Country Show SO32 2HE
Sunday 17 Jul, 10am - 5pm Chenies Manor Plant Fair WD3 6ER
Sunday 17 Jul, 11am - 6pm Lymington Seafood Festival SO413SE
Sunday 17 Jul, 3pm - 5pm Live Jazz Sundays

Sunday Afternoons Live Jazz at The Garlic Farm Restaurant.

The Jim Thorn Trio is well known across the Island for its renditions of popular jazz compositions from the 1940's onwards. The lineup comprises Loren Thorn (vocals), Jim Thorn (piano), and Tim Marshall(bass).

Music from 3pm to 5pm to accompany dining in our beautiful restaurant..

Booking recommended. Book here.

Lunch is served 12pm until 3.30pm.


Friday 22 - 24 Jul Netley Marsh Steam and Craft Show SO40 7GY
Saturday 23 Jul, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


Sunday 24 Jul, 3pm - 5pm Live Jazz Sundays

Sunday Afternoons Live Jazz at The Garlic Farm Restaurant.

Enjoy the sounds of Cat Skellington.

Acoustic jazz and gypsy swing to accompany dining in our beautiful restaurant from 3pm to 5pm.

Booking recommended. Book here.

Lunch is served 12pm until 3.30pm.


Tuesday 26 - 28 Jul The New Forest Show SO42 7QH
Wednesday 27 Jul, 18:30 - 9pm Family Supper with Magical Entertainment

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for a family friendly evening with magical entertainment from our wonderful local magician.

Table booking from 6.30pm

Booking essential

Book here

Saturday 30 Jul, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


August

Dates Description Location Book
Wednesday 3 Aug, 18:30 - 9pm Family Supper with Magical Entertainment

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for a family friendly evening with magical entertainment from our wonderful local magician.

Table booking from 6.30pm

Booking essential

Book here

Saturday 6 - 7 Aug, 10am - 5pm Great Dorset Chilli Festival DT10 2BG
Saturday 6 Aug, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


Wednesday 10 Aug, 18:30 - 9pm Family Supper with Magical Entertainment

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for a family friendly evening with magical entertainment from our wonderful local magician.

Table booking from 6.30pm

Booking essential

Book here

Friday 12 - 13 Aug Opera at The Garlic Farm

Opera is back! We are delighted to host Opera on the Move for an evening of Opera Gala at The Garlic Farm, on the grass behind the restaurant.

Opera on the Move makes its Isle of Wight debut with an opera gala: a selection of the finest arias, duets and ensembles from the best-known operas. Expect heroic tenors, dazzling sopranos, glorious mezzos and villanous basses.

12th & 13th August from 6pm

Guests may bring their own seating or blankets. The performance will be held outdoors and there will be limited undercover space. The event will go ahead even if there is some rain, so please bring umbrellas if necessary.

There is the option of pre-ordering a picnic to enjoy on the lawn, or you may bring your own picnic. There will also be a fully licensed bar available.

Tickets are £35 per person, performance only, £15 for children under 14.

£115 for two adults including performance and picnic with vegetarian and vegan options.

BOOK NOW

Find out more about 'Opera on the Move' here



Saturday 13 Aug, 10am - 4pm EAT Festivals Portishead BS20 7DF
Wednesday 17 Aug, 9am - 6pm Gillingham & Shaftsbury Show SP7 9PL
Wednesday 17 Aug, 18:30 - 9pm Family Supper with Magical Entertainment

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for a family friendly evening with magical entertainment from our wonderful local magician.

Table booking from 6.30pm

Booking essential

Book here

Friday 19 Aug, 9am - 3pm Swindon Farmers Market SN1 1LD
Saturday 20 - 21 Aug The Garlic Festival (located just outside village of Newchurch)

The Garlic Festival is back for 2022!

After 2 years break, the best festival of the summer is back on 21st and 22nd August 2022 at Fighting Cocks Crossroads, just outside Newchurch Village

Find all information about this fantastic summer event here: INFO & TICKETS

Saturday 20 Aug, 9am - 2pm Stroud Farmers Market GL5 2HH
Saturday 20 - 21 Aug, 10am - 6pm The Isle of Wight Garlic Festival PO36 0LU
Saturday 20 Aug, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


Wednesday 24 Aug, 18:30 - 9pm Family Supper with Magical Entertainment

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for a family friendly evening with magical entertainment from our wonderful local magician.

Table booking from 6.30pm

Booking essential

Book here

Thursday 25 Aug, 9am - 5pm Melplash Show DT6 4EG
Saturday 27 - 29 Aug, 10am - 5pm Great Missenden Food Festival HP16 9AE
Saturday 27 Aug, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


September

Dates Description Location Book
Friday 2 - 4 Sep Wight Prestige 2022 - Explore the Isle of Wight Off-Road

An Exclusive Weekend of Great Food and Guided Gravel Rides for Teams of Four

Explore the Isle of Wight Off-Road...

Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th September 2022

The Garlic Farm on the Isle of Wight

The Wight Prestige is a weekend of the best gravel riding and the finest food the Isle of Wight has to offer

Looking for a late summer adventure? Escape the day-to-day and experience the beautiful Island at its very best, with a long weekend of stunning trails and gourmet food, and our luxury yurts at The Garlic Farm as the base for you and your friends.

Find out more>>

Friday 2 - 4 Sep, 10am - 5pm Chilli Fest - Waddesdon Manor HP18 0JH
Saturday 3 Sep, 9am - 2pm Stroud Farmers Market GL5 2HH
Saturday 3 Sep, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


Saturday 10 Sep, 9am - 5pm USK Show NP15 1DD
Saturday 10 Sep, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


Sunday 11 Sep, 9am - 5pm Frampton Country Fair GL2 7EP
Friday 16 Sep, 9am - 3pm Swindon Farmers market SN1 1LD
Saturday 17 Sep, 9am - 6pm Abergavenney Food Festival NP7 5AU
Saturday 17 Sep, 9am - 2pm Stroud Farmers Market GL5 2HH
Sunday 18 Sep, 9am - 5pm Abergavenney Food Festival NP7 5AU
Tuesday 20 - 23 Sep Wildlife & Birdwatching Holiday

Autumn Birds & Wildlife of Wight

with The Garlic Farm & Natural Links on the Isle of Wight

Tuesday 20 to Friday 23 September 2022

Join your Natural Links leader, Dave Fairlamb, for a natural break packed with the best of autumn wildlife for all nature lovers, as we visit some of the top nature reserves and wildlife sites on the Isle of Wight.


Find out more ->

Friday 23 Sep An evening with 'Quivers' at The Garlic Farm

We are very pleased to announce our first evening with QUIVERS!!

QUIVERS is the Isle of Wight's own cross-dressing drag clown who needs practically no encouragement. This handsome woman is here to make you laugh and bring you some joy.

QUIVERS live shows include all sorts from live warblings, comedy, puppetry, character comedy, to ukulele. So, while her specific talents are yet to be determined, she can guarantee you'll get a show... whether you want it or not.

Tickets are £10 per person, including a welcome cocktail.

The bar and kitchen will be open serving full menu of drinks and a menu of lite bites and tapas.

BOOK HERE

Saturday 24 - 25 Sep, 9am - 5pm South of England Autumn Show & International Horse Trials 2022 RH17 6TL
Saturday 24 Sep, 10am - 4pm EAT Festivals Weston-super-Mare BS23 1AJ
Saturday 24 Sep, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


Thursday 29 Sep, 6pm - 9pm RE-DRESS at The Garlic Farm

Join us at The Garlic Farm Restaurant to get your wardrobe and home winter-ready!

We are hosting I Love Wight for a quality pre-loved clothing and homewares sale for you to browse.

Our restaurant bar will be open serving full drinks menu and light bites & tapas.

A lovely evening to enjoy with a friend, mum, daughter or sister.

Free entry and no need to book

October

Dates Description Location Book
Saturday 1 Oct, 9am - 2pm Stroud Farmers Market GL5 2HH
Saturday 1 Oct, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


Sunday 2 Oct, 9am - 5pm Forest Showcase GL16 7EL
Saturday 8 Oct, 10am - 4pm EAT Festivals Nailsea BS48 1AW
Saturday 8 Oct, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


Sunday 9 Oct, 10am - 5pm Wells Food Festival BA5 2RF
Saturday 15 Oct, 10am - 5pm Alcester Autumn Food Festival B49 5AD
Saturday 15 Oct, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


Friday 21 - 23 Oct Dartmouth Food Festival TQ6 9PS
Saturday 22 Oct, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


Wednesday 26 Oct, 18:30 - 9pm Family Supper with Magical Entertainment

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for a family friendly evening with magical entertainment from our wonderful local magician.

Table booking from 6.30pm

Booking essential

Book here

Saturday 29 Oct, 18:30 - 21:30 Saturday Evening Dining

Join us in The Garlic Farm Restaurant for Saturday Evening Dining from 6.30pm.

Signature dishes and specials menu, licensed bar and cosy atmosphere.

BOOK HERE


November

Dates Description Location Book
Saturday 5 Nov, 9am - 2pm Stroud Farmers Market GL5 2HH
Saturday 19 Nov - 23 Dec I Love Wight Pop Up Artisan Christmas Shop

We are delighted to be hosting our very popular Pop-Up Christmas shop again this year in collaboration with I Love Wight.

Pop in to our cosy allium barn to browse unusual Island-made artisan gifts and treats.

Combine your visit with a browse in our Garlic Farm Shop and a visit to our restaurant.

Booking is recommended for the restaurant: Book Here

Saturday 19 Nov, 9am - 2pm Stroud Farmers Market GL5 2HH
Wednesday 23 Nov - 11 Dec, 10am - 7pm Bath Christmas Market BA1 1LY

December

Dates Description Location Book
Thursday 1 - 11 Dec, 10am - 7pm Bath Christmas Market BA1 1LY
Saturday 17 Dec, 9am - 2pm Stroud Farmers Market GL5 2HH