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.

Forthcoming Events

    Wednesday, 25th July 2018 7:45 pm - until Saturday 28th July : Mayhem Theatre- The Merchant of Venice Merchant of Venice Flyer
    Tickets are now on sale for the seventh summer Shakespeare in Cannizaro Park, The Merchant of Venice. Performed with amplified sound in the outdoor splendour of the Italian Gardens, Mayhem Theatre Company returns to Wimbledon following previous sell out productions of Romeo & Juliet, Twelfth Night, Much Ado About Nothing and A Midsummer Night’s Dream. For a wonderful evening of outdoor entertainment in a beautiful setting, grab a couple of tickets, pack a picnic and a bottle of wine and soak up the fabulous atmosphere.


    Sunday, 15th April 2018 7:30 pm - Spring Talk : Life and times of a modern Head Gardener by Alan Sargent.
    7.30pm at Hotel du Vin, Cannizaro House

    Sunday, 6th May 2018 10:00 am - Late Spring Walk Spring Walk Flyer

    Sunday, 20th May 2018 10:30 am - Mulching the Rose Beds - in the Rose Garden

    Sunday, 27th May 2018 11:00 am - Late Spring Walk

Cannizaro Park Theatre

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 returns to Cannizaro Park with a fabulous new outdoor production of Shakespeare’s comedy classic, “The Merchant of Venice” from Wednesday 25th- Saturday 28th July. Click on the link to book tickets.

Cannizaro Park Theatre - Romeo and Juliet
Cannizaro Park Theatre - Romeo and Juliet
Cannizaro Park Theatre - Romeo and Juliet
Cannizaro Park Theatre - Romeo and Juliet


We always welcome new members and volunteers to help the Friends of Cannizaro.


We are a charity and rely on donations. All donations are very welcome.