The Festival of the Tree 2009
28-August-2009 - 31-August-2009
From 28 to 31 August... Westonbirt Arboretum will be buzzing with activity. This world-class event has undergone a radical transformation - some exciting new additions have been made, there is a full programme of events, plus there's the return of some old favorites.
Talented sculptors take up their chainsaws and chisels from Monday 24 August in Sculptree.
Exhibitree - our incredible woodcraft exhibition takes place from Friday 28 August, with everything from bespoke furniture and beautiful works of art to fantastic gift ideas.
Laboratree - for the first time this year at the Festival of the Tree, enter the Laboratree tipi and be a scientist for the day.
Family Tree - Tree-mendous activities for all in the Family Tree area and courtyard.
Plus there are Arena demonstrations, guided walks, workshops, specialist talks and an art exhibition. Come and visit the Cotswolds Conservation Board stand and find our more about the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
For further information and full event programme, go to www.forestry.gov.uk/westonbirt