A Grade ll listed house with extensive landscaped gardens, gifted for the use and enjoyment of the people by Henry Charles 'Inky' Stephens of the Stephens' Ink Company.

Events - all proceeds go towards keeping the Gardens open for all to enjoy

St Georges Day in the Gardens

Fri 23rd Apr

19.00 - 22.00

Celebrate St George’s Day in the gardens with our special evening opening.

Enjoy Pie and Mash or Fish and Chips (Vegetarian & Vegan options available) in 10 acres of gardens.

Cash bar - serving English beers and Ciders

Tickets £10 (including your choice of food) - Booking Essential  No on the Door Sales 

Strictly AGE 18 + only 

Entrance from 19.00 via East End Road Gate

We are a licensed Premises.  Alcohol not purchased on the premises is not allowed

 

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Art for Wellbeing

Art for wellbeings classes, held  in partnership with Barnet Southgate College are returning on Monday and Wednesdays from 19th April

Beginners & experienced classes will focus upon basic drawing skills. The advanced course is for learners with extensive drawing experience, & who wish to explore the visual arts in relation to culture, identity & belonging. All classes working both inside & in the open air. COVID plan in place.

Monday 10.00 -12.00  Intermediate

Monday 13.00 -  15.00  Beginers 

Please note there will be a break in Monday classes for the bank holiday May 3rd

Wednesday  10.00-12.00 Advanced

 

Booking essential

Ages 18+  Held in the Visitor Centre

For more information and to book please contact Rebekah Dean at 

rebekah.dean@barnetsouthgate.ac.uk

Sunday Lunch in the House

Sun 23rd May

Sunday is lunch served in the house from 12:00 to 15:00.

Booking for lunch is essential please email info@stephenshouseandgardens.com   giving number of guests and time required and a contact phone number

or call 020 8346 7812, option 1,

Street Food Sunday

Sun 30th May

12.00 - 15.00

Back by popular demand!

Join us for takeaway street food and a cold beer (wine and pimms also served) to enjoy in our beautiful Gardens

Vegan and Vegetarian options available

We are a licensed Premises.  Alcohol not purchased on the premises is not allowed

Sunday Lunch in the House

Sun 6th Jun

Sunday is lunch served in the house from 12:00 to 15:00.

Booking for lunch is essential please email info@stephenshouseandgardens.com  giving number of guests and time required and a contact phone number

or call 020 8346 7812, option 1,

 

Father’s Day Lunch

Sun 20th Jun

Treat your Father to a delicious lunch in the atmospheric setting of Avenue House

Lunch is served 12pm-3pm.

Booking essential please call 020 8346 7812, option 1, or email info@stephenshouseandgardens.com

Deposit required to secure all bookings

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Pride and Prejudice

Wed 23rd Jun

19.30

Theatre on the Main Lawn

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Jane Austen’s witty and romantic masterpiece is one of the best-loved stories of all time, dealing with the most important questions in life…

Will Mrs Bennett manage to offload her numerous daughters in record time? Will Lizzy and Darcy actually get together? Will creepy Mr Collins just go away please?

Presented by the Pantaloons  “A cleverly adapted, joyous comic makeover of the treasured story.”(The Stage)

Tickets Adult £16.50,  Under 16 yrs £12.50

Booking essential - Please read the FAQs

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The Tempest

Wed 21st Jul

19.30

Theatre on the Main Lawn

The Pantaloons return on a voyage to an enchanted island, full of adventure, romance, magic and… monsters!

Expect music and mayhem, poetry and puppetry in the Bard’s brilliant tale of shipwrecks, sorcerers and silly servants.

Tickets: adults £16.50, Under 16yrs £12.50

Booking essential - please read the FAQs

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The Tale of Peter Rabbit and Benjamin Bunny

Tue 27th Jul - Thu 29th Jul

11.30 & 14.30

Staged in the Bothy Garden

Peter Rabbit and his naughty cousin Benjamin know very well that they are not to go into Mr McGregor’s garden, but they cannot resist and soon they find themselves face to face with Mr McGregor himself!  But how will they ever escape?

Join Peter and Benjamin on their hair-raising adventures in this enchanting adaptation of the much loved Beatrix Potter classic – a treat for all the family.

Presented by

Quantum Theatre & Fredrick Warne & Co.

Tickets £11.50.

Four tickets (any age) £40.00 (offer subject to availability)

Under 2's go free  - please read FAQS

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The Wind in the Willows

Sun 1st Aug

19.00

Theatre on the Main Lawn

Join Mole, Ratty, Toad and Badger on a wild adventure filled with motorcar madness, wicked weasels, exciting escapes and plenty of messing about in boats.

Pantaloons Theatre Company put their own anarchic spin Kenneth Grahame’s classic countryside caper.

Frantically feral fun for older children and their families.

Tickets: adults £16.50, Under 16yrs £12.50

Booking essential - please read the FAQs

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Treasure Island

Wed 25th Aug

19.00

Theatre on the Main Lawn

It’s pirate ships and salty old sea dogs for Summer 2021 in Quantum Theatre’s swashbuckling new adaptation of the classic pirate adventure, Treasure Island.

From the moment young Jim Hawkins stumbles upon a treasure map at the Admiral Benbow Inn he finds himself embroiled in the murky underworld of pirates - and soon he is on the high seas in search of the pirate hoard. But once aboard the Hispaniola, Jim becomes only too aware that he is not the only one who knows of the map's existence...

Bursting with buccaneers, brouhaha and dastardly double dealings Michael Whitmore’s lively new adaptation delivers an action-packed adventure for the whole family.

Booking essential Tickets £16.50 Under 16yrs £12.50

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