September is a great time to visit North Yorkshire and this September for flower and gardening enthusiast there are couple of event if you visit North Yorkshire that you should not miss.
The first is the Castle Howard Autumn Harvest & Flower Festival this takes place from the Thursday 26th September 2019 to Sunday 29th September 2019. Whist at Castle Howard you will be able to enjoy the fabulous floral display that are installed throughout the house and have been designed around the theme of “the bounty of harvest” and features seasonal produce and flowers. In addition to the stunning flowers displays is a stunning centrepiece situated in the Octagon which is “ a Michaelmas dragon breathing flames of wheat. “
Just some of the activities and events to look out for if you visit North Yorkshire in September and visit the Autumn Harvest & Flower Festival are tours of the Castle Howard orchard, a Fungi Foray in the grounds with mushroom expert Malcolm Greaves and a trail of willow sculptures. You can also discover lots about Yorkshires Wildlife with the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust at their charity stall and also gain a fabulous insight into the world of hedgehogs and what we can do to help them at the charity Hoggies Respite stall. There will also be displays of vintage farm machinery including tractors and well as traditional harvest games such as pumpkin bowling and apple bobbing and sticking with the theme of apples you can also get tips from the Northern Fruit Group on how to make your own cider.
If you plan to visit North Yorkshire in September then the Harrogate Autumn flower show that takes place from the 13th to the 15th September 2019 is another treat for gardeners and flower lovers not to be missed. The show is not limited to flowers with both the National Vegetable Society Championships and the Giant vegetable competition taking place during the show. Other highlights include GROW! Garden Theatre, Feast! Food Theatre, Specialist Gardening Societies. Floral Art and Plant Nursery Pavilion as well as lots of interesting stalls including food stalls.
If you are thinking you would like to visit North Yorkshire in September and attend one of these superb events then why not take advantage of The Burn Hall Hotel York’s September Special offers. The hotel is located just a half hour’s drive from Castle Howard and less than 45 minutes drive from Harrogate. The burn hall hotel is situated in the North Yorkshire countryside, and has its own restaurant and bar on site as well as 94 en-suite bedrooms and plenty of free parking.
Details of all our offers including the September special offers can be found on the offers page of our website For further details or to check availability please enquire below or ask a member of our reservations team on 01347 825400.