Gardens: Rhubarb Farm & Forcing Shed tour – part of Wakefield Rhubarb Festival weekend – SORRY NOW FULLY BOOKED!!

Event Details

  • Start Date Saturday, 17th of February 2024
  • End Date Saturday, 17th of February 2024
  • Start/End Time 11:00 - 12:30
  • Near Pudsey, West Yorkshire
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  • Approx Distance 2 Miles
  • TerrainWellies or walking boots are recommended and be aware that the fields can be wet, muddy, slippy and uneven so this event is undertaken at your own risk. We are able to adapt for those less mobile however not all elements of the tour may be fully accessible due to the terrain of the farms tracks.

## Update 19-01 - event has sold out so attendance list disabled ##

This event is part of a weekend event attending the Wakefield Rhubarb Festival and a visit to RHS Harlow Carr to see their snowdrops.

Forced rhubarb grown in the sheds is more tender than that grown outdoors in summer. Click here to learn more about this and Yorkshire's Rhubarb Trianagle.

This tour includes a visit to a forcing shed, history of the farm, demo on how to make your own rhubarb gin, scones with rhubarb jam, tea or coffee and 1 kilo each of forced rhubarb to go home with. Tours usually last around 1-1.5hours.

Tickets are £22.50.  Places will only be guaranteed once payment has been received by the farm owners and are limited to 14 per tour.  It is open to the public so do not delay if you are interested.  To book , please e-mail Vicky on [email protected]. Payment is non refundable  - however if you cannot make the date originally booked  they may be able to transfer you to another date if they  have any available spaces. To book , please e-mail Vicky on [email protected].

Tours will go ahead whatever the weather (other than significant snowfall where the roads are unpassable) and you will need to dress accordingly as this is an outdoor and indoor event.

Please do not add your name to the list of attendees on this page until you have had confirmation of your booking from the farm.

 

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