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Gardening Event, Sun 22 Sep 2019, £4.50

Apple and Bees Day

Apple and Bees Day


Little Easton,
Great Dunmow,


Our annual celebration of apples and orchard produce, when
we invite visitors to press apple juice and taste it and a wide selection of apple and honey cakes and other produce. There should also be garden produce for sale.
The East of England Apples and Orchard Project will be on hand to show heritage varieties of fruit and will help visitors identify the variety of their own apples. Our beekeepers will also join us and show how their bees live and make honey in their hive.

Children’s activities will be apple/bee related!

The gardens open from 11.30am until 5pm with the last entry at 4pm.

Locally sourced bacon and cheese rolls will be available until 2.15pm.
Homemade cakes, hot and cold drinks will be available until 4.30pm or until they run out!

Events: tbc

Stalls: tbc

Music: tbc

Adults entry £4.50
Children under 16 FREE
Dogs on leads welcome.

Guided tours will be available on the day.
For more information please visit our visitor information page.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled access

Homemade refreshments, nature and craft activities for younger visitors. Picnics welcome. Well behaved dogs on leads. For detail on specific open day attractions see the website.

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 22 Sep 2019 11:30 to 17:00
Last entry 4pm


Last entry 4pm

Events at this Venue

date event
Sun 23 Jun Fun day for dogs
Sun 21 Jul Time to remember
Sun 18 Aug Japanese Gardens Day
Sun 22 Sep Apple and Bees day
Sun 20 Oct Autumn open day



Plan route to The Gardens of Easton Lodge using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 593239  Lat: 51.89174 Long: 0.31375

By Road:
From the M11:At jct 8, follow directions to Great Dunmow (A120), at turning into Dunmow follow brown heritage signs to the gardens. The gardens are situated in Little Easton, off the B184, 3 miles north of Dunmow.

By Public Transport:
From Stansted Airport station it is 8 miles to The Gardens of Easton Lodge.

Parking: free


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

Homemade refreshments, nature and craft activities for younger visitors. Picnics welcome. Well behaved dogs on leads. For detail on specific open day attractions see the website.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis grass
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)


  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • YesBaby changing facilities


  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility