Heritage Guided Tour Days

Start date: July 13, 2024

End date: July 14, 2024

Time: 1100 - 1400

Have you ever wondered about how the Gardens were created, who created them and what their story was? If the answer is “yes” our Heritage Guided Tour Days are for you. If you are visiting the Gardens on Saturday 13th or Sunday 14th July, our Heritage Volunteers are running 50-minute guided tours, telling the story […]

Pirate Day

Date: July 24, 2024

Time: 1100 - 1530

Always a firm favourite, Pirate Day returns performed by Rusticus. Our charismatic Captain Manky O Codfish is swashbuckling his way once more across Burnby Hall Gardens in pursuit of treasure this Summer! Come and join his pirate crew and set sail on an adventure to Treasure Island to be in with a chance of getting […]

Cirque Enchante

Start date: July 25, 2024

End date: July 26, 2024

Time: 1000 - 1445

PLEASE NOTE THAT PRE-BOOKING FOR THIS EVENT IS REQUIRED   Burnby Hall Gardens and Pocklington Arts Centre are running a joint project to offer outdoor, creative activities for young people in the area.   We are working with specialist company “Brainfools” to collaborate on a range of inclusive and accessible active workshops learning a variety […]

Crafty Tuesday

Date: July 30, 2024

Time: 1100 - 1500

Our Crafty Tuesday events are always great fun for the little ones. Join Crafty Helen and the team to create something special in the marquee.   30th July –  African Masks and African Hand Drums. Helen’s Art Zone has taken inspiration from Burnby Hall Gardens Museum and we will be creating very colourful African Masks and […]

Punch and Judy and Teddy Bears’ Picnic

Date: August 7, 2024

Time: 1100 - 1500

Two of our regular favourites combined into one event! Once again, the Burnby teddies invite you to bring a picnic and come along to the Gardens with your favourite cuddly toy. Enjoy Punch and Judy Shows and Magic from Jolly Good Productions in the marquee!   Performance Times: 11 am – Punch and Judy 12 […]

***ALL TICKETS NOW SOLD OUT***   2024 sees the Diamond Jubilee of the Stewarts Trust, established to run Burnby Hall Gardens and Museum and, to celebrate this milestone event, we’re holding a “Night At The Proms” Concert here in the Gardens, performed by the Buckrose Concert Band. This event is a ticketed one being run […]

Crafty Tuesday

Date: August 13, 2024

Time: 1100 - 1500

Our Crafty Tuesday events are always great fun for the little ones. Join Crafty Helen and the team to create something special in the marquee.   13th August – Waterlilies and a larger than life frog . At Helen’s Art Zone we will be celebrating the Garden’s wonderful Waterlily collection by creating beautiful lily pond […]

The Little Mermaid – IK Productions

Date: August 16, 2024

Time: 1830 - 2030

After their fantastic production of Hercules in 2023, we welcome back IK Productions as they perform The Little Mermaid in the Gardens. “Escape under the sea with IKP’s The Little Mermaid on an exciting new adventure! From the team who brought you Hercules (4 Stars – “The Stage”), Beauty and the Beast and The Wonderful […]

Things That Fly

Date: August 21, 2024

Time: 1100 - 1500

We once again welcome Owl Adventures who are performing displays on the lawn as the centre-piece to our day looking at wildlife. Birds on display from 11 am. Performances on the Main Lawn: 11am 2pm Displays in the marquee from East Yorkshire Bat Rescue and the Yorkshire Butterfly Conservation Group. Have a go at our […]

Crafty Tuesday

Date: August 27, 2024

Time: 1100 - 1500

Our Crafty Tuesday events are always great fun for the little ones. Join Crafty Helen and the team to create something special in the marquee.   27th August – Things that Fly  At Helen’s Art Zone you can creating a beautiful butterfly and designing the pattern for it’s wings. Or if you prefer you could […]