Garden Days October 2019

Demonstrations & Activities

  • Letterbeeld.be: Demonstration words cut in stone (201)
  • Kopersporen: Workshop maintenance and grinding pruning shears (312)
  • Les Potagers de Thomas: Vegetable gardening (416)
  • Husqvarna: Demonstration of cordless machines (418)
  • Reizend Bakhuis: Degustation from the baking oven (420)
  • Angelo Dorny: Demonstration "Tomatoes and Spices" (440)
  • Steenhouwerij Matthys: Operation and taster Ofyr bbq (474)
  • Kringloopkracht Lochristi: Tips for home composting (503)
  • Biogroei: Organic gardening & natural pest control (605)
  • Bruno Vloeberghs: Demonstration baskets braiding (622)
  • Ons Ateljee: Demonstration of floral art (705)
  • Textiellabo: Demonstration felting, knitting and crocheting (721)
  • Groenpalet: Demonstration construction green roofs (737)

Tuinbouwschool Melle (712)

  • Friday: dog trimming demonstration
  • Saturday: flower arranging demonstration
  • Sunday: determination of diseases and pests (don't forget to bring your samples!)

Animation for children

Every day

  • Alpacas (502 - Ecosnooze)
  • Tree houses (514 - Artilignum)
  • Horses (516 - Filippus Paardemelkerij)
  • Mini- shetlands (601 - Eddy Van der Sijpe)
  • See and learn: useful insects - ladybugs and bumblebees (605 - Biogroei)
  • Tree climbing (606 - Holger Van Durme)
  • Children's farm (624 - Landelijke omheining)

Saturday & Sunday

  • Children's village (625 - Balloon Nation - 11h – 18h)
  • Contest “The Garden Champion” (703)

Music in the Park

  • Every dag Curt Ceunen plays world music. He is a multi-instrumentalist and 21st century troubadour.
  • Every day there are performances by music groups on stage behind the villa (stand 216). Program follows.

Discover Beervelde Park

The walk starts at the bridge on the terrace 'An der Blauen Donau'. During the Garden Days, hiking in the forest is highly recommended: it is proof of your gratitude for our work. You can read everything about it in the program booklet that is for free endowed at the entrance.