About the Spring Flower Show

41 Melvill Road, Falmouth, TR11 4AR
About the Spring Flower Show

About

The 114th Falmouth Spring Flower Show is taking place on 23 March and 24th March 2024 at the Princess Pavilion, where dazzling spring floral displays will be accompanied by intoxicating scents.

This FREE event brings together some of the Cornwall’s top gardens, dedicated enthusiasts and those who are just discovering the joy of plants, as well as an array of inspiring trade stands to indulge horticultural passions.

In the 1900’s this spectacular Show was the premier season opener for the whole county, visited by royalty and renowned public figures, such as the Antarctic explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton (click HERE to find out more about the history of the show).

 

After many years of hard work and dedication by the retiring Falmouth Spring Flower Show Committee, Falmouth Town Council are delighted to be the Show’s new custodians. The Show’s rich heritage will continue to be celebrated, whilst taking it into a new era by opening up the its appeal to a wider audience, embracing all ages, abilities and backgrounds, from professional gardeners and dedicated enthusiastic to those who are only just discovering the joy of plants. ….

Based at Princess Pavilion, there is something for everyone, with the added bonus of four acres of glorious gardens to explore and delicious food available from The Garden Room. It is a fantastic opportunity to come together and celebrate a love of plants and everything that they offer.

 

If you’ve never entered the Show before, why not give it a go? As well as horticulture, there are sections for photography, floral art and a rewilding sculpture challenge run in conjunction with Falmouth Art Gallery. Junior classes range from ages 3 -16 and include edible jewellery, miniature gardens and fruit and vegetable animals. Last year’s winning cauliflower poodle went viral (see left)!

Entries have to be in by Sunday 17 March, so email springflowershow@falmouthtowncouncil.com for your copy of the Show Schedule and entry form. Or click HERE to view the schedule and click HERE to view the entry form online.

The Show itself is on Saturday 23 March (10am- 5pm) and Sunday 24 March (10am- 4pm) at Princess Pavilion, Melvill Road, Falmouth, TR11 4AR.

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About the Spring Flower Show

41 Melvill Road, Falmouth, TR11 4AR