What's on in Northumberland

Northumberland Days Out

Ford Christmas Market
Ford Christmas Market
30/11/2014 www.visitnorthumberland.com

Traditional market with food and craft stalls, inside Lady Waterford Hall in Ford Village and outside in a marquee. Music, Santa and his Clydesdale horse, birds of prey, refreshments including hog roast - a great day our for all the family! Come along and get some unique gifts this christmas, something for all the family.

Christmas Market in the Alnwick Garden
Christmas Market in the Alnwick Garden
29/11/2014 - 21/12/2014 www.alnwickgarden.com

 Fill your Christmas stockings with unique gifts from around the region. Hand picked by The Alnwick Garden, the market hosts a selection of handmade, artisan and traditional gifts, and offers shoppers the chance to indulge in festive nibbles and live caroling.

29 Nov - 30 Nov 2014, 06 Dec - 07 Dec 2014, 13 Dec - 14 Dec 2014, 20 Dec - 21 Dec 2014

Father Christmas at The Garden
Father Christmas at The Garden
29/11/2014 - 24/12/2014 www.alnwickgarden.com

Come and meet Santa and the naughty elves too. A fun filled day out for the children and for you.

Meet Father Christmas and his busy troupe of elves in his magical grotto, hidden within the Water Tower where each child receives a traditional gift.
£10 per child (including admission). Normal admission applies for adults

Limited availability 29th and 30th November, 7th, 13th, 22nd, 23rd and 24th December 12pm - 6pm

1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th December 3pm - 6pm (Please note:  fully booked for 6th, 14th, 20th and 21st December.)

To book please call 01665 511354

Christmas Disco Party Night - The Alnwick Garden
Christmas Disco Party Night - The Alnwick Garden
05/12/2014 - 19/12/2014 www.alnwickgarden.com

 Gather for drinks at 7.30 in the Atrium, which overlooks the stunning Grand Cascade lit with Christmas lights, then enjoy the party atmosphere and dance the night away with our resident DJ.

A £15.00 per person non-refundable and non-transferable deposit is required to confirm your booking. 4 course meal - £24.95 per Person

For more details or to book please call Christmas Box Office on 0191 4605367 or email christmas@alnwickgarden.com.

5/12/19 December

A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol
29/11/2014 - 30/11/2014 www.english-heritage.org.uk

 Scrooge meets the unusual Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come, but will he repent in time for Christmas, or is Scrooge doomed to a life of misery? This performance takes us through Dickens' classic novel and makes it easily accessible for young and old alike. Wrap up warm and sample English Heritage’s own range of liqueurs and seasonal treats too.

Alnwick Farmers Market
Alnwick Farmers Market
31/10/2014 - 29/12/2017 www.alnwickmarkets.co.uk

 9.00 - 14.00 - This market takes place on the last Friday of every month, in the centre of the town.

The Centre, 27 Fenkle Street, Alnwick NE66 1HW

There has been a market in Alnwick for generations and is a showcase for local produce.

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Theatre Royal
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - Theatre Royal
25/11/2014 - 18/01/2015 www.theatreroyal.co.uk

 Don’t miss this amazing production filled full of fun and adventure and an abundance of comedy. Featuring plenty of glitz and glamour along with sensational musical numbers and fabulous sets and costumes, this is panto at its very best!

Cindarella Pantomine
Cindarella Pantomine
05/11/2014 - 30/11/2014 www.millvolvotynetheatre.co.uk

 Enchanting family favourite, Cinderella, is sure to bring magic to your Christmas in 2014!

Seafield Ocean Leisure Club - Day Escapes and Spa Packages
Seafield Ocean Leisure Club - Day Escapes and Spa Packages
20/02/2012 - 20/12/2016 www.ocean-club.co.uk

Seafield Ocean Club - Day Escapes ans Spa Packages

Why not treat yourself or a loved one whilst on holiday in Northumberland. In Seahouses you'll find a superb private leisure club which offers a selection of Day Esacpes and Spa Packages to non members  - perfect for special occassions! Prices start from £55. For more information about any of these packages, please call reception on: 01665 721600
 

Gibside Chapel - Food and Craft Market
Gibside Chapel - Food and Craft Market
05/05/2012 - 31/12/2017 www.nationaltrust.org.uk

Tasty seasonal produce and high quality crafts from local farmers and producers on the first and third Saturday every month. Enjoy a range of food, drink and craft stalls, plus tasting and cooking demos. Free entry! More Information: Gibside, 01207 541820, gibside@nationaltrust.org.uk
 

Seahouses Food Craft Market
Seahouses Food Craft Market
05/05/2013 - 15/12/2017 www.seahouses.org

Every Sunday at the Bunker in Seahouses between 11-4pm

 There will be a variety of stalls with an array of home produced goodies and quality gifts, with many of the sellers living in the Northumberland area. These can include homemade scones & cakes, handmade fudge & chocolate, handmade soaps, lotions & potions, silver and copper jewellery, handmade garden ornaments & plaques, jams & chutneys, soft toys, plants, homemade ginger wine, scarves and more (stalls will vary from time to time)

This is a free event for the public, but we are weather dependent so please ring 07811 169200 to check before travelling.

 

Newcastle Markets
Newcastle Markets
07/02/2014 - 07/11/2018 www.newcastle.gov.uk

Newcastle Farmers Market

Newcastle Farmers Market held on the first Friday of every month at Grey's Monument between 9.30am till 2.00pm.

Newcastle Quayside Market

There is also a market on every Sunday on the Quayside. This is a very popular market held every week on Sunday between 9.30-4pm. You'll find artists, designers, jewellers, food producers, photographers, ceramic artists and fashionistas as well as street artists and buskers.

Seven Stories - Moving Stories Exhibition
Seven Stories - Moving Stories Exhibition
30/04/2014 - 30/04/2015 www.sevenstories.org.uk

Moving Stories is a brand new exhibition to Seven Stories which openend in April this year. All areas of the exhibition will focus on different aspects of storytelling and featured stories include Alice in Wonderland, The Gruffalo and The Borrowers as well as fairy tales including Snow White, Cinderella and Shrek. With 7 floors to explore including the creative station, the Cafe, the Artist's Attic, Book Lab and Story Den, there is lots for children to see and do! 

Northumberland Music Festival
Northumberland Music Festival
14/11/2014 - 30/11/2014 http://www.northumberlandmusicfestival.com/

 The Northumberland Music Festival has a host of new performers as well as all time favourites.

Performed in Guyzance, Eshott and Doxford Halls over the 3 weekends of the Festival period. Tickets also include a gourmet dinner, supper, or a traditional lunch.

Recognising the musical talents and ambitions of North Easterners is also a key feature of the 2014 Festival, with a new vocal and instrumental competition, the Northumberland Music Festival Awards, and a Workshop/Masterclass session given by Graeme Danby.