Celebrity GuestsWhat's on
You'll be amazed at our arena entertainment. There's lots for the children too and they come in free of charge!
You'll be spoilt for choice with a varied programme of demonstrations from experts and professionals.
2016 SPECIAL GUESTS
David Domoney - the TV gardening expert will be showing visitors to the show how to 'Love Your Garden' as he makes a special appearance on Friday 19th August.
Mr Bloom to Perform Stage Show at Southport Flower Show
Children’s TV star Mr Bloom is to take a break from his famous nursery to meet visitors at the show on Saturday 20th August.
Show Opener announced. Ainsley Harriott, celebrity chef and TV presenter to open this year's show. Thursday 18th August.
Carol Klein, Thursday 18th August.
Renowned gardener, broadcaster and writer Carol Klein returns to the star line-up at the Southport Flower Show where she will share her expertise with visitors on Thursday 18th August.
Lancashire-born Carol has presented Gardeners' World on BBC 2 for over a decade and her advice for growers has also been published in newspapers, magazines and in a series of bestselling books.
As well as her appearances on Gardeners' World, Carol has presented her own shows including Life in a Cottage Garden, which followed the passing of the seasons at the Glebe Cottage nursery she has run in north Devon for over 30 years.
Carol will open the show with Ainsley Harriott and is to give a masterclass at the Garden Roadshow in the Grand Floral Marquee and will answer questions from the audience. She will also appear on the bandstand.
Christine Walkden, resident gardening expert, BBC The One Show. Sunday 21st August.
Joe Swift, regular presenter on BBC Gardeners' World. Friday 19th and Saturday 20th August.
Matthew Wilson, Show Patron. Thursday 18th August.
Professor Stefan Buczacki, Show Patron. Thursday 18th August.