28th - 30th September 2018

In association with Country Life Brewery and Atlantic Spirit of Abbotsham, RHS Gardens Rosemoor present their Real Ale, Gin and Music Fest 2018

It's going to be a jam-packed weekend of live music, delicious food, locally produced real ales, cider, wine and a gin bar.

Taking place Friday, Saturday and Sunday the 28th - 30th September 2018, highlights include: 

  • Live music from 7pm–11.30pm on Friday and Saturday night, and on Sunday between 12noon and 2.30pm
  • Music lineups include Off the Wagon,  Zamaba, Big Al and The Wild Strawberries,  Lara Conley, Arslan Muzika, Gypfunk and The Dambuskers
  • A delicious hog roast for those feeling peckish. From 7.30pm on Friday and Saturday
  • Their award-winning restaurant will be open as normal for a wide variety of beverages and food throughout the festival 

Sunday will be a family fun day:

  • Sip on drinks, listen to some chill-out music provided by a local band between 12noon and 2.30pm
  • Children can get their faces painted for free
  • Giant family games will be on offer
  • From 3pm take part in the family fun afternoon quiz, with Hopps and Chapple from The Voice - North Devon's local radio station. There's a prize for the winning team 

Rosemoor have arranged transport from Bideford to their gardens and back again on Friday and Saturday night. There will be a bus service running from Bideford Quay to Torrington and then on to Rosemoor. It will cost £3 return when pre-booked. 

This is perfect for those staying at The Royal, as we're only a few minutes walk from Bideford Quay. Alternately we can arrange a taxi for you. 

Visit the RHS Gardens Rosemoor event page for more details on the Real Ale, Gin and Music Fest...

RHS Gardens Rosemoor is 65-acres of beautifully planted gardens, set within a pretty wooded valley, found near Torrington, North Devon. 

As a guest at The Royal Hotel, you will receive a discounted entry price: £8 fee (usually £11).

This can be arranged at any time for any visit, including during a trip for the Ale, Gin and Music Festival. Please speak to our staff at reception to arrange your discount.