The Witness Garden Show 2017 at the Royal Showgrounds, Pietermaritzburg, from 22 to 25 September 2017. Come and celebrate spring with us! There will be lots of exciting things to see, explore and enjoy at the biggest garden show in southern Africa!
The Witness Garden Show 2017 has something for the whole family. Beautiful feature gardens and plants for sale, floral art, cake decorating, arts and crafts, quilting, pets, and a kids zone. Watch free demos and talks on a variety of subjects. Go for a drive on the 4×4 track and listen to local music. Visit the gourmet food hall or grab a bite at the Heritage braai area. Other entertainment include a dog show and a duck dash.
The Witness Garden Show 2017 Information:
Royal Showgrounds, Pietermaritzburg, KZN
22 to 25 September 2017
9am – 5pm daily
Price – R65.00
Children 7 to 12 years: R40.00
Pensioners, upon presentation of valid ID: R40.00
Children under 7 admitted free
Only available at Computicket outlets
Go to http://gardenshow.co.za/events/
The Witness Garden Show 2017 – WHAT TO SEE:
The Feature Gardens:
Displays of new ideas and showcasing talented designers. The large hall will be filled with beautiful flowers and plants in displays that will take your breath away.
Where: The Parks Hall
Spirit of Spring Canine Spectacular:
Over 600 dogs will take part in breeding championships and agility events throughout the show.
Where: Main Arena
The Pet Hall:
Pet Products – from dog toys to bird seed, and everything in between.
Where: Hall 2
The Gourmet Food Hall:
Enjoy a snack or lunch from the large selection of snacks or lunch in the food hall and relax on the terrace.
Where: Members Terrace
Local floral artists show off their skill in stunning floral displays.
Where: Hall 7 and 8 and Parks Hall
Mom, Tots and Pops Expo:
For the kids there is a wonderful play area to keep them busy, and exhibitors will have plenty of kids stuff to browse and shop.
Where: Hall 10
The Schools Gardens:
Local schools build mini gardens. The competition is sponsored by the Coca Cola Beverage Company. The results of these gardens are on display for the show.
Where: outside Hall 10
The Icing Hall:
It is always amazing to see what a group of people can do with sugar. Fantastic iced cakes will enthrall.
Where: Hall 9 – Illovo Hall
The Plant Hall:
Specialist growers fill this hall with exotic plants from orchids, clivias, clematis and bonsai.
Where: Hall 1
Beautiful quilts on display and prizes to be won.
Where: Council House
Midlands 4×4 Track:
Have fun in a 4×4 on a tricky course laid out to test drivers’ skills.
Where: Main Arena
The Heritage Braai Area:
As we celebrate Heritage Day on the Sunday, grab a traditional braaied wors roll or steak roll at the Heritage Braai area and enjoy music performed by local artists.
Where: Opposite Hall 10
A selection of local artist work will be on display and for sale.
Where: The Grill Room
Working with Wood:
Introducing the Working with Wood road show to The Witness Garden Show this year. Top South African and international demonstrators will share their woodworking skills and crafts from woodturning, carving, chair-making, sharpening, pyrography, boatbuilding to furniture making. Everything timber-related and eco-related, from mobile milling of slabs, to fine furniture and sculptures, sustainable alternatives for the home and natural resource management displays. The latest leading international brands will all be on display, used in the demos and for sale from Vermont Sales.
Where: Cattle Arena
Shopping ranging from plants and gardening equipment to the latest gadgets and gardening goodies.
Where: Halls 6, 7 and 8, Village Green
The Witness Garden Show 2017 Contact Details:
Call us on:
+27 (0)33 345 6274
Royal Show Grounds
Chief Albert Luthuli Street
GPS: 30º22’ 22, 58” E 29º 35’ 32, 64 S