Defrenefest 2019 – A joyous day out in the sunshine

Sydenham Garden’s summer festival at our market garden site on De Frene Road gets bigger and better every year, and 2019 was no exception.  Thanks to months of planning by our dedicated team, and an overwhelming amount of goodwill and support on the day from our co-workers and volunteer groups, the day was a brilliant…

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#DeFreneFest18

  #DeFreneFest18, Come to our Summer Festival 2018. An afternoon of fun in the sun for all!   Get Tickets A wide range of activities, acts, bands, talks, demos, and lovely food have already been confirmed! Activities like crafts. arts (both a communal and solo, “Have a go zone”, games, face painting, getting up close…

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Summer Festival #DeFreneFest17

  The Summer Festival, SE26’s very own smash hit!   On Saturday 19th August our De Frene summer festival once again rocked SE26. Fresh from its debut year in 2016, this year’s event was even bigger and better. More than 500 people came through the door and just over £3,400 was raised taken. Music The…

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The De Frene Summer Festival

Last year we had our first full festival at our new site, and while it was a cracker, we believe this year will be even better! With a range of exciting activities like: craft and traditional green wood working, “Have a go zone”, games, face painting, getting up close and personal with the chickens and pond life. There will also be lots to take from our plant sale and traditional preserves. We will have a wide range of food available on the day including pizza, BBQ, crepes, paella, and of course tea, coffee and homemade cakes!

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A summery newsletter

Summer Newsletter Twice a year we produce a newsletter. Whilst it is impossible to capture everything that happens at Sydenham Garden, our Summer Newsletter gives you a glimpse into the Garden. Subscribers to our friends scheme receive a paper copy a few days before it is made available in electronic format. If you would like…

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