Diary

May 2022
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
20 May
National Bee Day
Our beloved bees have definitely earned their very own national day!  This coming May 20th is the day to buzz in acknowledgment of the vital role that bees play as pollinators.
Location: Nationally
20 May
GIMA AGM 2022
Being held as a Virtual Event. Further details to be announced shortly.
Location: Virtual Event
24 - 27 May
Interzoo 2022
Interzoo – the world´s leading trade fair for the pet industry.
Location: Nuremburg, Germany
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
28 May - 5 Jun
National Children’s Gardening Week 2022
National Children's Gardening Week is coming up and we'd love for you to get involved this year!
Location: Nationally
30 May - 1 Jun
IFTEX 2022
After being held on hold for 3 years due to Covid-19 IFTEX 2022 will happen again and as always in the Oshwal Convention Center in Nairobi, Kenya.
Location: Oshwal Center, Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
June 2022
2 Jun
Spring Bank Holiday
2 - 4 Jun
Royal Bath & West Show 2022
Over three days there are action packed events for all the family, and a haven for all enthusiasts of rural life.
Location: The Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 6QN
3 Jun
Platinum Jubilee bank holiday
9 Jun
GIMA Charity Golf Day 2022

Calling all golfers - the annual GIMA Golf Day is confirmed to return to Belton Woods Hotel & Golf Course in Grantham on Thursday June 9th 2022.

Location: Belton Woods, Belton, Grantham NG32 2LN
9 - 10 Jun
SGD Symposium
Garden writer and TV presenter Arit Anderson has been announced as co-chair of the SGD Symposium.
Location: RHS Hilltop Building - RHS Garden Wisley, Wisley Lane, WOKING, GU23 6QB
14 - 15 Jun
The Exclusively Show
The UK’s premier showcase of housewares, tableware and small domestic appliances
Location: The Business Design Centre, Islington
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
14 - 17 Jun
FlowerTrials 2022
Over 60 breeding companies in the Westland (NL), Aalsmeer (NL) and Rhineland Westfalen (DE) area will open the doors at 29 locations to show their latest assortment in pot and bedding plants.
Location: Various
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
16 - 19 Jun
BBC Gardeners’ World Live
BBC Gardeners’ World Live is the ultimate day out for all gardeners. A mix of Show Gardens, Beautiful Borders, your favourite Gardeners’ World presenters, Floral Marquee, great shopping and live entertainment.
Location: National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham
19 - 21 Jun
spoga+gafa
The spoga+gafa trade fair is the leading international trade fair for the garden and leisure industry.
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
23 - 25 Aug
Superzoo 2022
If it’s happening in the pet industry, it’s happening at SuperZoo—the ultimate destination for pet pros of every stripe.
Location: Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas
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
14 Sep
HTA Annual Conference
The HTA are excited to announce the return of our annual conference on Wednesday, 14 September at the International Convention Centre (ICC) in central Birmingham.
Location: International Convention Centre (ICC), Birmingham
23 Sep
SGD Awards 2022
The winners of the SGD Awards will be announced at a glittering ceremony held at The Landmark London.
Location: The Landmark Hotel London
23 - 25 Sep
RHS Malvern Autumn Show
Celebrate autumn with plants, celebrities, giant vegetables and cookery workshops.
Location: Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR13 6NW
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
9 - 13 Nov
Country Living Christmas Fair 2022 - London
The Country Living Magazine Spring and Christmas Fairs are firmly established favourites with both visitors and exhibitors alike.
Location: London
17 - 20 Nov
Country Living Christmas Fair 2022 - Glasgow
The Country Living Magazine Spring and Christmas Fairs are firmly established favourites with both visitors and exhibitors alike.
Location: SEC, Glasgow
December 2022
1 - 4 Dec
Country Living Christmas Fair 2022 - Harrogate
The Country Living Magazine Spring and Christmas Fairs are firmly established favourites with both visitors and exhibitors alike.
Location: Harrogate International Centre (HIC) King's Rd, Harrogate, North Yorkshire. HG1 5LA
26 - 27 Dec
Christmas and Boxing substitute days
February 2023
21 Feb
Garden Press Event 2023
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 garden & home press and media.
Location: BDC - Business Design Centre, London