Waterperry Tea Shop: Enjoy hot and cold food, a variety of beverages, or a leisurely afternoon tea at the wonderful Waterperry Tea Shop. The Tea Shop will be open all day and during the interval of evening performances of The Marriage of Figaro and the time between performances of The Diary of One Who Disappeared and Wagner at Twilight. From the 1st July you can contact the Waterperry Tea Shop to reserve tables for dining via email@example.com.
Picnicking at the Festival: You are very welcome to bring your own picnics to enjoy at Waterperry. During the day you can picnic by the teashop on the dedicated picnic lawn. Picnicking is not permitted in the formal gardens during the gardens’ regular opening hours. However, with the kind permission of the Waterperry Gardeners, picnics are allowed in the formal gardens during the interval of performances of The Marriage of Figaro. On these evenings, you are welcome to set up your picnic any time from 5.45pm when the doors for these performances open.
Waterperry Opera Dining Pavilion: Our popular Dining Pavilion is back and bigger than ever! Equipped with comfortable seating and tables, table covers and decoration, this space is the perfect place to sit back and relax with family and friends. Located on the Waterperry House front lawn, access will be available from 4pm on performance days (12th, 13th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, and 20th August).*
*The interval for The Marriage of Figaro is 1 hour (12th, 13th, 16th, 18th & 20th). The interval between The Diary of One Who Disappeared and Wagner at Twilight is 45 minutes (17th & 19th).
Book a table here - Please note before accessing the booking page for the Pavilion Dining please click on the green 'ticket' button. This will take you to the Dining Pavilion page, here you will see a blue £15.00 with a down arrow; click on the arrow to select the date and number of seats you would like to reserve.