Diary

November 2021
16 - 17 Nov
Food Matters Live - DIGITAL
Food Matters Live 2021 portfolio of events will take place live, in a digital environment, and incorporating physical experiences where possible.
Location: Digital
16 - 17 Nov
FutureScape 2021
The UK’s largest landscape expo & trade event, with seminars, live debates & fantastic variety of exhibitors.
Location: ExCeL London
24 - 27 Nov
Growtech Eurasia
The world's most important exhibition in greenhouse industry, Growtech has been enhancing its reputation as an international meeting point for the world’s agriculture industry every year.
Location: Anfaş Expo Center - Antalya / Turkey
24 - 28 Nov
Ideal Home Show at Christmas
From inspiring ideas, to amazing gifts and on-trend festive solutions for your home, the Ideal Home Show Christmas brings together over 600 companies.
Location: Olympia, London
24 - 28 Nov
Eat & Drink Festival
The UK’s favourite indoor food festival- celebrating the best in modern cuisine, mixology and independent produce all under one roof.
Location: Olympia, London
25 - 28 Nov
Country Living Christmas Fair 2021 - Harrogate
The Country Living Magazine Spring and Christmas Fairs are firmly established favourites with both visitors and exhibitors alike.
Location: HCC - Harrogate Convention Centre, Harrogate
26 - 28 Nov
Christmas Shopping Fayre
Every year our incredibly diverse range of exhibitors come from far and wide to take part transforming Westpoint into an Aladdin’s cave of wonderful gift ideas and essential Christmas items.
Location: Westpoint, Exeter, EX5 1DJ
27 Nov
SGD Autumn Conference 2021
SENSE OF PLACE: listening to the land.
Location: TBC
27 Nov - 5 Dec
National Tree Week
The UK’s largest annual tree celebration.
Location: National
December 2021
2 Dec
GIMA Webinar - Planning for growth in 2022
Fail to plan, plan to fail – it is quite a familiar saying so sometimes the message is somewhat diminished. 
Location: Zoom meeting platform
2 - 5 Dec
Country Living Christmas Fair 2021 - Glasgow
The Country Living Magazine Spring and Christmas Fairs are firmly established favourites with both visitors and exhibitors alike.
Location: SEC - Scottish Event Campus, Glasgow
3 Dec
BALI National Landscape Awards 2021
The British Association of Landscape Industries’ prestigious National Landscape Awards, the largest of their kind anywhere in Europe.
Location: Grosvenor House, Park Lane, London
27 Dec - 28 Nov
Christmas and Boxing substitute days
January 2022
3 Jan
New Year's Day
11 - 13 Jan
SIVAL 2022
SIVAL, as a platform and crossroad for innovations and concrete solutions, is the perfect location for discussions and future challenges.
Location: Angers, France
16 - 18 Jan
Giving & Living
Giving & Living 2022 is the trade show that will inspire, and provide the gifts that discerning customers will want to take home with them, for friends, family, or as souvenirs of the holidays they’re finally able to enjoy!
Location: Westpoint, Exeter
16 - 18 Jan
Top Drawer
Top Drawer is the UK's leading design-led trade show, carefully curated with buyers in mind.
Location: Olympia, London
16 - 19 Jan
Harrogate Christmas & Gift 2022
Harrogate Christmas & Gift 2021 was cancelled - twice in 2021. The next event will now be in 2022 from Sunday 16th January to Wednesday 19th January 2022 at the Harrogate Convention Centre.
Location: Harrogate Convention Centre
23 - 25 Jan
Scotland’s Speciality Food Show
The only trade show in Scotland for the speciality food and drink sector.
Location: SECC, Glasgow
23 - 25 Jan
Scotlands Trade Fair - Spring
Scotland’s Trade Fair Spring is back in person. With a raft of interesting and innovative exhibitors clamouring for stands, this is a not-to-be missed event for retailers.
Location: SEC, Glasgow
23 - 26 Jan
GCA Conference
The Garden Centre Association's annual conference returns after a year's Covid break
Location: Mercure Blackburn Dunkenhalgh Hotel and Spa, BB5 5JP
23 - 26 Jan
The January Furniture Show
January Furniture Show is the UK's must-attend furniture and interiors event.
Location: NEC, Birmingham
25 - 27 Jan
BIGGA Turf Management Exhibition (BTME)
The premier turf management exhibition in Europe returns to Harrogate in January 2022.
Location: Harrogate International Centre (HIC) King's Rd, Harrogate, North Yorkshire. HG1 5LA
25 - 28 Jan
IPM Essen 2022
The world's leading horticultural trade fair revolves around solutions and innovations in the green sector.
Location: MESSE ESSEN GmbH Norbertstraße 2 45131 Essen
28 Jan - 1 Feb
Christmasworld
Christmasworld is the world’s biggest trend and order platform for the international seasonal and festive decoration sector.
Location: Messe Frankfurt GmbH Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1 60327 Frankfurt a. M.
February 2022
6 - 9 Feb
Spring Fair 2022
Spring Fair is the UK’s all-encompassing sourcing marketplace - facilitating connections between retailers, exhibitors and marketers.
Location: NEC, Birmingham, B40 1NT
11 - 15 Feb
Ambiente 2022
See what’s happening at the world’s leading trade fair for consumer goods. Exciting perspectives are opening up for exhibitors and trade visitors in the Dining, Giving and Living.
Location: Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH, Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1, 60327 Frankfurt am Main
14 - 21 Feb
National Nest Box Week
NNBW takes place each year from 14-21 February, and after more than 20 years it is now an established part of the ornithological calendar.
Location: National
23 - 25 Feb
Myplant & Garden – International Green Expo
The most important professional trade fair in Italy for horticulture, garden and landscape.
Location: Fiera Milano-Rho, Italy
March 2022
1 - 2 Mar
Expowest Cornwall
Expowest Cornwall is a crucial event on the business and social calendar. If you want to get straight to the heart of the Cornish business community then this is the one trade show you cannot afford to miss.
Location: Royal Cornwall Showground, Wadebridge, Cornwall
9 Mar
Garden Press Event 2022
The Garden Press Event is the only event of its kind aimed specifically for the industry to showcase the latest products and stories exclusively to the key names in the garden & home press and media.
Location: BDC - Business Design Centre, London
17 Mar
Gardenex, PetQuip and BHETA Export Conference
The event will focus on challenges and opportunities for UK exporters, advice on international logistics, routes to open up export markets and business case studies by UK’s leading exporters.
Location: Statford Manor Hotel, Warwick Rd, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 0PY
18 Mar
Garden Re-Leaf Day 2022
Garden Re-Leaf Day is our national fundraising campaign and continues to be a major feature in the horticultural and garden industry’s calendar.
Location: National
18 Mar
APL Awards 2022
The finalists have been announced, so now is the time to book your seat and celebrate your team’s achievements, network with your industry peers and raise your company profile.
Location: The Brewery, London
23 - 25 Mar
Global Pet Expo
Global Pet Expo brings together the entire pet care community and is Where Big Ideas Come to Life.
Location: Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida
25 - 27 Mar
Salon du Jardin
On March 25, 26 and 27, 2022, for the arrival of spring, garden enthusiasts and enthusiasts will meet at the Bordeaux Exhibition Center (Hall 1) for the first edition of the Salon du Jardin.
Location: Bordeaux Exhibition Center
27 Mar
Mothering Sunday (Mother's Day)
27 - 28 Mar
PATS Sandown
The UK's Spring pet industry exhibition.
Location: Sandown Racecourse, Esher
29 - 31 Mar
JdC Garden Trends
The European trade show for gardening, landscaping & outdoor living.
Location: Parc Chanot, Marseille, France
April 2022
2 Apr
Springtime Live
Springtime Live is a fabulous fun family event which allows children to get close to farm animals. Once inside, all demonstrations and hands on workshops are FREE.
Location: Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate
8 - 10 Apr
BBKA Spring Convention
The event will include lectures and presentations as well as social events and a virtual trade show. More information will be available on the page below and in BBKA News in the coming weeks and months.
Location: Harper Adams University, Shropshire, TF10 8NB
17 Apr
Easter Sunday
May 2022
2 May
Early May Bank Holiday
5 - 8 May
RHS Malvern Spring Festival
Set against a backdrop of the magnificent Malvern Hills, our spring festival is packed with flowers, food, crafts and family fun.
Location: Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR13 6NW
9 - 12 May
Zoomark International
The International Exhibition of Products and Accessories for Pets is the trade event the global pet supplies market is awaiting to show off, a powerful networking platform.
Location: BolognaFiere S.p.A. - Sede Legale viale della Fiera 20 40127 Bologna, Italia
17 - 18 May
London Stationery Show 2022
London Stationery Show is the UK’s only trade event dedicated to stationery, showcasing the biggest selection of writing and paper products from around the world.
Location: Business Design Centre, London
24 - 28 May
RHS Chelsea Flower Show
The world’s greatest flower show returns in spring with stunning garden designs, gorgeous floral displays and endless shopping.
Location: Royal Hospital, Chelsea, London, SW3 4SL
June 2022
2 Jun
Spring Bank Holiday
3 Jun
Platinum Jubilee bank holiday
14 - 16 Jun
Traffex Parkex 2022
The UK’s largest dedicated transport, traffic management and parking event.

the UK’s largest dedicated transport, traffic management and parking event.

Location: NEC Birmingham, UK
16 Jun
Source Roadshow 2022
The 2022 Source Roadshow will bring you the perfect mix of passionate producers, alongside the hottest hospitality and catering companies, and the freshest food service.
Location: Ashton Gate Stadium, Bristol, BS3 2EJ
19 - 21 Jun
spoga+gafa
spoga+gafa will take place as a hybrid trade fair next year at the Cologne fair grounds as well as in digital space in the form of spoga+gafa @home. Once again in 2022, the trade fair will be the place for innovations, new products and trends - for exhibitors, buyers and decision-makers.
Location: Koelnmesse trade fair hub of Cologne
21 - 22 Jun
HTA National Plant Show
The HTA is excited to announce that the National Plant Show will be back, bigger and better than ever in 2022.
Location: Halls 1 & 2, NAEC Stoneleigh
28 - 30 Jun
Glee
The first Glee Trade Show to be held at this time of year.
Location: NEC Birmingham
July 2022
4 - 9 Jul
RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival
The world’s largest flower show is back bringing colour, inspiration and good times to your summer, all in a magnificent setting
Location: Hampton Court Palace, East Molesey, Surrey, KT8 9AU
12 - 14 Jul
Solex 2022
SOLEX (The Summer Outdoor Living Exhibition) is the trade show organised by LOFA, The Leisure & Outdoor Furniture Association Ltd.  Held in July it is an annual 3-day event attracting the most influential buyers from within the garden industry.
Location: NEC, Birmingham, B40 1NT
20 - 24 Jul
RHS Flower Show Tatton Park
fabulous day out bursting with colourful gardening inspiration, fun family activities, have-a-go workshops and boutique shopping.
Location: Tatton Park, Mereheath Lane, Knutsford, Cheshire
August 2022
3 - 7 Aug
RHS Garden Hyde Hall Flower Show
Specialist plant nurseries, expert tips and mouth-watering food all to be enjoyed in the stunning summer surroundings of our Essex garden.
Location: RHS Garden Hyde Hall, Creephedge Lane, Rettendon, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 8ET
19 - 21 Aug
RHS Garden Rosemoor Flower
Join us for fabulous floral displays, inspirational demonstrations, live music, the chance to buy from specialist nurseries and much more
Location: RHS Garden Rosemoor, Great Torrington, Devon, EX38 8PH
29 Aug
Summer Bank Holiday
September 2022
4 - 7 Sep
Autumn Fair 2022
The season’s most important marketplace for Home and Gift.
Location: NEC, Birmingham, B40 1NT
6 - 7 Sep
Four Oaks Trade Show - 50th anniversary event
The Four Oaks Trade Show is the UK's premier exhibition covering the whole of commercial ornamental horticulture.
Location: Lower Withington, Cheshire, UK
6 - 11 Sep
RHS Garden Wisley Flower Show
Join us for a late-summer floral celebration with spectacular displays, specialist nurseries, inspirational expert talks and the chance to buy from a fantastic choice of exhibitors.
Location: RHS Garden Wisley
October 2022
5 Oct
South West Growers Show
The South West Growers Show is the South West’s ONLY trade event that is aimed at growers and plant buyers from local authorities, garden centres, retail outlets and the landscaping industry.
13 Oct
Perennial Festival Dinner 2022
Join us for our annual black tie Festival Dinner to celebrate another year of helping people in horticulture.
Location: One Whitehall Place, London
20 Oct
GIMA Awards Gala Dinner 2022
GIMA is pleased to confirm that its annual awards evening will be on 20th October 2022.
Location: Celtic Manor Resort, South Wales
November 2022
9 - 11 Nov
World Floral Expo
The US cut flower indsutry trade show!
Location: Jacob K. Javits Convention Center Hall 1E 2655 W 34th St New York, NY 10001 USA
December 2022
26 - 27 Dec
Christmas and Boxing substitute days