Thursday, 24 July 2014

Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden – Summer Music in the Glade – August, Norfolk Broads


Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden's Summer Sunday Music in the Glade season continues in August with concerts from The Castaways (August 3), Norfolk Jazz Quartet (August 10) and Great Yarmouth Brass (August 17). These open-air concerts are from 2pm to 4pm. Normal admission charges apply, adult £6.10, concessions £5.60 and child £3.60, under five free. There is no additional charge for summer music events.

Fairhaven Music in the Glade August programme – all events are from 2pm to 4pm.

The Castaways, Sunday, August 3, a mix of sea shanties, folk, Irish, Country and Western and old time singalongs.

Norfolk Jazz Quartet, Sunday, August 10, jazz standards and melodic music from the Great American Song Book.

Great Yarmouth Brass, Sunday, August 17, show selections, film music, wartime singalongs and marches.

Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden is at South Walsham, nine miles east of Norwich, signposted off A47 at B1140 junction, t. 01603 270449, www.fairhavengarden.co.uk.

The garden is open daily all year 10am to 5pm (closed Christmas Day and closes 4pm during the winter), also open Wednesdays until 9pm from May to the end of August. Entry is £6.10 adult, £5.60 concessions and £3.60 child (under 5 free). Free entry to tearoom, gift shop and plant sales.

There is wheelchair access throughout the garden, including a Sensory Garden and boat trips (additional charge). Visitors requiring special facilities are advised to telephone in advance, mobility scooters available.

Dogs are welcome on leads; small charge to cover poop scoop.