The Friends organise several events each year starting with the Spring Talk, when knowledgeable speakers, in their field, present on subjects which concern gardens, horticulture and others items relevant to the park, its trees, wildlife and plants.
Watch the Events Timetable for the “Park Walks” conducted by experts to point out the specimen Trees, Flora and Fauna as well as the Birds and other Wildlife. The annual Bridge Drive has now established itself as one of our autumn events along with The Christmas Carol. The Annual General Meeting usually takes place in the autumn.
Sunday 10 December - Christmas Carols 7.30 - 9.00 at Hotel du Vin
Tuesday 12 December - Father Christmas is at Hotel Du Vin 3.30 - 5.30pm at Hotel du Vin. Complimentary. Click here for details
Sunday 23 April - Spring Talk Twelve months of Colour by John Negus.
Wed 26 - Sat 29 July - Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, performed by Mayhem Theatre Company at 7.45pm in the Italian Garden.
Weekends 16 - 17 and 23 - 24 Sept - Open House at Cannizaro Studios (by the pond) as part of the Merton Arts Festival.
Sunday 17 September Guided tour of the park by Chris Mountford - to tie in with Cannizaro Studios
Sunday 22 October AGM at 7.30pm at Hotel du Vin, Cannizaro House
Monday 13 November Bridge Drive 2.00 - 5.00pm at Hotel du Vin
The Cannizaro Park Open Air Theatre is one of London's major summer attractions and the highlight of Wimbledon's open air calendar.
This year The Mayhem Theatre Group returned to Cannizaro Park with a fabulous new outdoor production of Shakespeare's comedy classic, "Romeo and Juliet".