Loughton Horticultural Show

Published: 11 August 2023

We are very pleased to announce that the 4th Loughton Horticultural Show will take place on Saturday 2 September 2023 from 2pm – 4.30pm at the Murray Hall in Borders Lane, Loughton IG10 3SB.

Classes include vegetables, fruit, cut flowers and flower arrangements, jams, preserves, chutneys, and cakes. Children’s classes include baking, decorating biscuits/cakes in a Coronation theme, creating the funniest cress head. Decorating a plant pot and create an autumnal door wreath.

Entries are welcome from anyone who lives, works or goes to school or college in Loughton; allotmenteers, keen gardeners, children and novices are all welcome to compete.  Forms are available to download from www.loughton-tc.gov.uk or may be collected from the Town Council office or by calling 020 8508 4200 or collect a form from Loughton Library in Traps Hill. Entries must be submitted by 12 noon on Friday 1st September 2023.

Admission to the show is free and refreshments will be available. Awards will be presented at 4pm followed by the presentation of the Town Mayor’s Best Allotment Awards 2023.

There will be an opportunity to purchase plants and planted arrangements from Matthews Plants. 



All proceeds, and exhibits not collected, will be donated to the Town Mayor’s charity, Grow Community Garden. Any donations will be accepted on the day.