Hidden Gardens of Mere 2024

To be held on the weekend of June 15th/16th 2024.

We look forward to welcoming everyone to the gardens this weekend. The tickets, available from The Angel tearooms, are valid for both days. 15 gardens will welcome dogs on short leads. These are indicated on the information with the tickets. The Tickets will also be available at the weekend outside the Church on Saturday and in the Grove Building on Sunday. All gardens are signposted and will have a large number visible to help you find them. These are clearly marked on the map too. Refreshments and meals available at The Angel Tearooms both days. Refreshments also at the Church on Saturday and the Grove Building on Sunday.

Tickets will be £6 per person, under 16s free. Refreshments will be available at the Grove Building and the Angel Tea Rooms will be open for light meals and refreshments.

The previous Gardens open event took place on the weekend of June 11th/12th 2022. It was a great success & 369 tickets were sold, 16 gardens were open over the two days, entrance was £6 per person to cover both days. Tea and cakes were provided in one of the gardens and in the Grove Building. The event was primarily to raise funds for the Garden Club & Friends of St Michaels Church.

The total income from ticket sales was £2214, expenses incurred came to £213.56.

Profits distribution, Mere Garden Club & Friends of St Michaels Church each received £850.22. £100 to each of the following ;- Lynch Close Community Centre, Seeds for success, Mere Pre-School.

Income from the teas & cakes plus some plant sales are not included in this figure.