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Great Big Green Week at Gibside: meet Gibside Community Farm

Drop in to meet volunteers from Gibside Community Farm and learn about sustainable, organic farming.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Gibside Community Farm grow organic, seasonal fruit and veg for the local community. They will be be sharing their knowledge and experiences about sustainable organic farming in a changing environment. Drop in to the stall to find out more.

Arrive on the day, no booking needed. Free, normal admission applies.

Great Big Green Week is the UK’s biggest ever celebration of community action to tackle climate change and protect nature. This year it runs from Saturday 8 June to Sunday 16 June, and the theme is swaps. At Gibside, we’re empowering you to make simple swaps and grow your own seasonal produce.

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Prices

Event ticket prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

Suitability

Adults and children of all ages welcome.

Meeting point

This event will take place in the Walled Garden at Gibside.

What to bring and wear

Please bear in mind that this event takes place outside. We recommend weather appropriate clothing and shoes.

Accessibility

The Walled Garden is accessible by wheelchair. Gibside shuttle bus may be available on the day, please ask at Visitor Reception.

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