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Mellor Open Gardens 2016 date announcement



Mellor Open Gardens is taking place again on Sunday 22nd May 2016, and will be one of the biggest ever in the history of the event.

It is the premier Open Gardens event  in the Manchester area and is renowned for its wonderful gardens, spectacular views and friendly hospitality.

Local residents have been opening their varied gardens to the public every four years since 1992 to raise funds for our charities, Cancer Research UK and Mellor Parish Centre.

21 gardens in Mellor and Mill Brow will be open to the public for the day from 11.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.. Seven of these gardens have not previously been on display, and two more are returning to the event.

Programmes – entry to every garden will be by printed programme which will be on sale in advance and on the day.

Mellor is renowned for its catering, and refreshments will be available all day at Mellor Primary School and Mellor Parish Centre.

Free transport will be provided to take visitors to the gardens and to the  refreshment centres.

Supporting activities will take place in two centres to add to visitors’ enjoyment of the event.