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Upcoming Events

  • Guided Tour
    Guided Tour
    Sat, Jun 22
    Forest of Flowers
    Jun 22, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    Jun 22, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    Join us for a guided walk to see and learn about the Forest of Flowers nature reserve with founder Alwyn Craven.
  • An Introduction to Wildflowers and Identification
    An Introduction to Wildflowers and Identification
    Sat, Jun 29
    Forest of Flowers
    Jun 29, 2024, 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    Jun 29, 2024, 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    A close look at our wildflower meadows while in their peak, with a discussion covering a range of native species, their benefits for wildlife and how to identify them.
  • Summer Wildflower Walk
    Summer Wildflower Walk
    Sun, Jul 14
    Forest of Flowers
    Jul 14, 2024, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    Jul 14, 2024, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    A guided walk around our vibrant meadows and woodland, with Alwyn Craven showcasing the colourful summer wildflowers bringing the habitat to life.
  • Guided Tour
    Guided Tour
    Sun, Jul 21
    Forest of Flowers
    Jul 21, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    Jul 21, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    Join us for a guided walk to see and learn about the Forest of Flowers nature reserve with founder Alwyn Craven.
  • Butterfly and Moth Afternoon
    Butterfly and Moth Afternoon
    Sat, Jul 27
    Forest of Flowers
    Jul 27, 2024, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    Jul 27, 2024, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    Local expert Nick Hall leads an afternoon observing butterflies and moths in the Forest of Flowers habitat during their peak season.
  • Sweeney Untethered: A Performance by Adderstone
    Sweeney Untethered: A Performance by Adderstone
    Sun, Jul 28
    Forest of Flowers
    Jul 28, 2024, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    Jul 28, 2024, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    The tale of a 7th century Irish king who went mad, told throughout the intricate Forest of Flowers habitat, bringing the story to life...
  • Dragonfly Spotting and Identification
    Dragonfly Spotting and Identification
    Sat, Aug 03
    Forest of Flowers
    Aug 03, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    Aug 03, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    A guided walk observing dragonflies and damselflies within the Forest of Flowers habitat during their peak season.
  • Wildflower Seed Collecting
    Wildflower Seed Collecting
    Sat, Aug 17
    Forest of Flowers
    Aug 17, 2024, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    Aug 17, 2024, 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    Alwyn Craven will showcase the techniques used for wildflower seed collecting across the Forest of Flowers meadows, while giving you the chance to pick your own seeds to take home at no extra cost.
  • Creating Wildflower Habitat - Day Course
    Creating Wildflower Habitat - Day Course
    Sat, Sep 14
    Forest of Flowers
    Sep 14, 2024, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    Sep 14, 2024, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Forest of Flowers, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    A hands-on workshop to learn the techniques used for creating wildflower areas, on a small or large scale. Includes the chance to sow a new wildflower area at the Forest of Flowers site.
  • Make-Your-Own Nature Event
    Make-Your-Own Nature Event
    Date and time is TBD
    York
    Date and time is TBD
    York, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    Date and time is TBD
    York, Home Farm, Tollerton Road, York YO61 1JB, UK
    We offer bespoke tours and courses at the Forest of Flowers, perfect for a get-together with friends or family, as well as team training days or outings. Get in touch and we'd be happy to organise a tailored event for your group!

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