The Tempest open-air theatre 17th August 2021

The Tempest  (open- air theatre) Tuesday 17 August, Martineau Gardens, 7pm (gates open 6pm), Martineau Gardens, 27 Priory Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B5 7UG. We’re delighted to welcome back Folksy Theatre with their 2021 productions.  Tuesday 17 August will see the Gardens transformed into an outdoor theatre, with the deck of the Pirate Shipwreck becoming the […]

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Little Red and the Big Bad Wolf open-air Theatre SOLD OUT 10th July 2021

Little Red and the Big Bad Wolf    THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT  Saturday 10 July 2021, 11am (gates open 10am) Martineau Gardens, 27 Priory Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B5 7UG. Little Red sets off through the forest to visit Grandma but the journey won’t be easy, not with all these distractions! The three pigs […]

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Cricket Parking at Martineau Gardens 2021 Cricket Parking 2021

With test Match Cricket (and more) happening on our doorstep at Edgbaston Stadium, cricket can fans pay a fee to park their car at Martineau Gardens on selected dates. Each cricket season we usually run a ‘cricket car park’, as a fundraising activity for the Gardens. New for this year you can buy your cricket […]

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Beekeeping Taster Courses Autumn beekeeping 2020

Sun 27 Sept (FULL)        Sat 10 Oct (FULL)          Sat 17 Oct Introductory one-day courses on the art of beekeeping.     About the course So you think you would like to keep bees? You may have noticed a number of media reports commenting on the current problems facing the honey bee and thought, “What can I […]

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The Curious Garden outdoor theatre 6th June 2020

23 March 2020 update We’ve taken the difficult decision to temporary close Martineau Gardens to visitors, in line with government advice on Coronavirus (Covid-19). We hope you stay safe and well and we look forward to the time, when we can welcome you back to the tranquility of Martineau Gardens. at time of writing, it’s […]

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Spring Event 17th May 2020

23 March 2020 update We’ve taken the difficult decision to temporary close Martineau Gardens to visitors, in line with government advice on Coronavirus (Covid-19). We hope you stay safe and well and we look forward to the time, when we can welcome you back to the tranquility of Martineau Gardens. at time of writing, it’s […]

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Knit your own plant pot 29th February 2020

Sat 29 February 10am – 12noon Knit your own compostable, ecofriendly plant pot with LaightNightKnits! Free plant with every knitted plant pot, basic knitting needles will be taught during the workshop. All welcome – adults or adults with children (suitable for 6 +; all children must be supervised) £4 per person Please book direct with […]

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Love Nature, Love Stick Man Wed 19 Feb half-term 19th February 2020

Take part in a 2-hour family activity session. Help Stick Man get back home to his Stick Lady Love by following our Stick Man Trail, with nature based crafts and storytelling in the woods and plenty of fun along the way. Parts of the session will be outside but we’ll also go inside to warm […]

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