Festival: Blooming Church 2022: Bearing Fruit

From Friday, February 11th, 2022 at 6:00 pm until Monday, February 14th, 2022 at 4:00 pm

Please join us for our 54th annual Blooming Church community floral festival over the Regatta Day long weekend. There’ll be floral displays, a botanical art exhibition, musical performances, second-hand book sales, tours of the Cathedral, and art demonstrations. Returning this year is an interactive children’s garden with a discovery challenge and prizes.

All are welcome to attend and admission to the festival is free.

Friday 11th February

  • 6pm Opening Festival Evensong followed by drinks and light refreshments

Saturday 12th February

  • 9am-4:30pm Festival open to the public
  • 9:30am-3:30pm Tea rooms open (last orders 3pm)

Sunday 13th February

  • 8am Holy Communion
  • 10am Choral Eucharist sung by the Choir of St David’s
  • 11:30am-1:30pm Festival open to the public
  • 11:30am-3:30pm Tea rooms open (last orders 3pm)
  • 2pm-3pm Festival concert, tickets $20
  • 3:30pm-5:30pm Festival open to the pubic
  • 5:30pm Evening Prayer

Monday 14th February

  • 8:30am Morning Prayer
  • 9am-3pm Festival open to the public
  • 9:30am-2:30pm Tea rooms open (last orders 2pm)


The annual floral festival is organised by the Friends of St David’s to raise funds in support of the mission and ministry of the Cathedral.