Celebrate wafa, the World Flower Show at Powerscourt Estate

Celebrate wafa, the World Flower Show at Powerscourt Estate

Celebrate the World Flower Show 2014 at Powerscourt Estate, featuring one of Ireland’s most beautiful gardens.  Join Floral Artist Camelia Austen at Powerscourt Garden Pavilion in Enniskerry, County Wicklow on 11th June at 10.30am for a morning of floral culture from across the world. Start the journey in Europewith a Venetian masquerade mask and travel to Asia for a stylized traditional Chinese water carrier.

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From there hop across to Australia to see a stunning floral wave inspired by the Australian surfing paradise. Then move swiftly to Africa and its exotic fiery blooms where Camelia will create a stylish floral accessory. The next step of the journey is America,illustrating the old American ‘bigger is better’ conceptwith two giant hand-made flowers. And then back to Europe, to Ireland,the 2014 host of the WAFA, where Camelia will design a green umbrella. Tickets for this exciting floral art demonstration cost €5 and can be booked online at www.powerscourtgardenpavilion.com/events.

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About Camelia Austen: Camelia is the floral designer behind Austen Flowers Events & Flower School in Wicklow town.  Austen Flowers studio is not a traditional florist shop, they specialise in weddings and events and flower arranging classes. By using unexpected colour combinations and unusual props, their designs challenge the notion of a ‘floral arrangement’. They bend the rules of traditional flower arranging to create stunning bouquets and bold and large floral decor with the utmost respect for the flowers themselves.

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Powerscourt Estate

*COVID Update – April 2021* 

Further to the government announcements, the Powerscourt Estate team is pleased to inform you  that from Monday 12th April we will be able to welcome visitors from the rest of County Wicklow, and those living within 20km of Powerscourt Estate.

In line with the latest Government guidelines, we can welcome back visitors and annual members to enjoy the Gardens, Waterfall and Riverwalk (members only). The Garden Pavilion is also open for essential retail. The Golf Club will reopen to members from the 26th April.

During April the Gardens are open from 9.30 to 17.30 and the Waterfall from 10.30 to 17.30, with last admission 30 minutes before close.

The Avoca Food Hall is open 7 days a week (9.30 am – 5.30 pm). Avoca Outdoor Hatch is open for takeaway coffee, toasted sandwiches & treats 7 days a week (10.00 am – 4.00 pm). Avoca Pizza Van in the Courtyard is open Fridays, Saturday & Sundays from 12 noon – 3.30 pm.

The following facilities will remain closed for the duration of the latest restrictions.

Avoca Café Restaurant
Avoca Retail (Visit avoca.com for details)
The Design Loft
Neptune by Global Village
Powerscourt Hotel
Powerscourt Distillery
Cool Planet Experience

To keep you and our staff safe we continue to facilitate social distancing, hand sanitizing and other safety measures.

Further updates will follow in the coming weeks as guidelines are adjusted.

Best wishes, ⁠⁠

Powerscourt Management⁠