With its roots dating back as early as 1836, Shrewsbury Flower Show, hosted by the Shropshire Horticultural Society, holds the title for the oldest and longest running flower show in the world, and continues to attract thousands of visitors of visitors today.
The flower show, which takes place in the town’s delightful 29-acre Quarry Park, is the premier annual social event in Shropshire, and delivers an unmissable show with an explosion of over three million blooms, exciting entertainment, great shopping, fun activities and a thrilling fireworks show.
While events such as Chelsea Flower Show and Hampton Court Flower Show may grab the headlines, you must experience Shrewsbury Flower Show if you’re an avid gardening enthusiast. Make a coach holiday to Shrewsbury Flower Show top of your things to do list in 2018.
Wander the outdoor show gardens and gain inspiration for your own space at home whilst judging the winners for yourself.
Afterwards, dive into the Quarry Marquee and let your senses run wild as hundreds of the best nurseries throughout the UK showcase their plants and flowers. Inside you will find all your favourites, from roses, rhododendrons and lilies to carnivorous plants!
More wonderful displays from amateur growers and societies can be found in the Dingle and Severn Marquees.
While the floral attractions take centre stage, there’s also a packed programme of live entertainment for you to enjoy on a coach break to Shrewsbury Flower Show. Take your seat ringside at the arena and enjoy an eclectic mix of entertainment from top class showjumping competitions, falconry displays, live music from local bands and choirs and breath-taking motorcycle stunt displays.
A blooming marvellous time awaits at Shrewsbury Flower Show. Secure your tickets today as part of an unbeatable value package today, which also includes coach travel, hotel stay and inclusive itinerary.