Horticap 40th Anniversary Events 2024

We are marking our anniversary year with a diary of celebratory and fundraising events and look forward to your continued support as we celebrate together with confidence that the next forty years will be secured.

The events for the year will be a mixture of on-site and off-site, with tickets available for some of our on-site events. Keep watching the website and social media for more information, dates, times etc.

A provisional itinerary of our plans for the year is as follows: 


  • Horticap student & carers quiz night


  • Students & volunteers coffee morning & trip
  • ‘Growing Through the Seasons’ outdoor textile art installation
  • Launch of Silent Artist Auction – See more info here. Download entrance form here.


  • Students’ Day (awards)
  • Harrogate Spring Flower Show with a special 40 year celebratory display : 25th – 28th April


  • Silent Auction Bidding starts – CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS
  • Garden party/cocktails & canapé evening with entertainment at Horticap. More details to follow
  • Great Yorkshire Show garden display celebrating 40 years : 9th – 12th July


    • T.B.C


    • Stylist/fashion event by Lulu Storey
    • Bidding for the Silent Art Auction ends on 1st Sept


    • Horticap’s Gardeners’ Question Time


    • ‘Art in the Attic’ auction event


    • Students Christmas Party

    Horticap is a registered charity supporting adults with learning and other disabilities, through training in horticulture, related crafts and rural skills. We are based at Bluecoat Wood Nurseries on Otley Road in Harrogate.

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