The ARB Show Westonbirt Arboretum  credit Arboricultural Association

The ARB Show

Friday, 12 May 2023 8:00am to Saturday, 13 May 2023 4:00pm


Westonbirt, The National Arboretum

Accessibility features

  • Access for Wheelchair Users Access for Wheelchair Users
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible toilet
  • Assistance Dogs Only
  • Baby Changing Facilities
  • Changing Place Facility
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Transport Links

The UK’s biggest tree care event is returning to the stunning setting of Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, promising a wonderful day out for all those with a passion for trees. 

A highlight on the annual calendar for arborists and those who care for the nation’s trees, The ARB Show, organised by the Arboricultural Association, is the ideal chance for professionals to discover the latest tools and kit with a host of industry suppliers in attendance; while members of the public can enjoy an educational and enjoyable day out. 

There will be thrilling entertainment in the UK Climbing Competition, which will see skilled and daring climbers test their skills leaving you in awe of their efforts high in the canopy of Westonbirt’s magnificent trees. Knot tying and throwline competitions will be open to all, so you can put your skills to the test and see if you have what it takes to make it as a master arborist.

This year, the Tree Care Forum will also take place as part of the ARB Show with a full programme of talks and activities showcasing the importance of arboriculture and the tree care community.

There is something for everyone to enjoy, from children’s tree climbing, expert speakers, tree walks, treasure hunts, climbing demonstrations and outdoor activities for all ages!

Free after paying admission to the arboretum. 

Pre-book tickets here