Events 2016

No additional charge for events after admission except where stated

= Young Yeti Events: suitable for children up to the age of 12      





Age group

Wed 13th
Sun 24th July
(except 18th & 19th)

Forum National Sculpture Symposium

Follow the Artists’ progress as they create works of art in the gardens.

Enjoy a Night Time Bronze Pour & BBQ at 6pm on Friday 15th July 2016. Tickets are available here

Celebrate the final pieces on Sunday 24th July, ‘Artists Talk and Tour’ (2 – 3.30pm) followed by tea

All ages

Wed 27th
Sun 31st July

‘Art in the Garden

Watch artists at work in the gardens, admire their work in an exhibition of ‘Riverhill Paintings’ (Garden Room) and ‘have a go’ yourself at landscape painting (adults & children!) with plenty of experts to advise.

11am – 4pm

All ages

Wed 3rd -
Sun 7th Aug

Face Painting & Nail Art

The ever-popular team are back to create woodland and garden animals on your fingers and faces.

11am – 4pm

Wed 10th
Sun 14th Aug

Wild Clay

Create your own sculptures using sticks and clay

11am - 4pm

Wed 17th
Sun 21st Aug

Treasure Chests

Make egg box treasure chests to store those special summer treasures.

11am – 4pm

Wed 24th
Mon 29th Aug (incl BH)

Lavender Bags

Mix wonderful lavender and sew bags to create a special personalised gift for someone you love.

11am - 4pm

Wed 31st Aug –
Sun 4th Sept

Leaf Art

Love patterns; love leaf art! Take inspiration from nature.

11am – 4pm

Sun 11th Sept

Dog Show & BBQ

A great family show with fun classes for dogs of all abilities.

12.00pm BBQ
1.30pm Show

All ages

All of our events are listed on the following online listing sites. Don't forget that if you want to plan an outing for a day when Riverhill is closed, you can check these sites to see what else would interest and entertain your family.

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