What's on in Northumberland

Northumberland Days Out

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.

Cadburys Easter Egg Trails
Cadburys Easter Egg Trails
03/04/2015 - 06/04/2015 www.eastereggtrail.com

Take part in this year's Cadbury Easter Egg Trails! Follow the clues, answer the questions and complete the challenges to find your way to a prize just for you!

There are many Easter Egg Hunts happening throughout the North East Region. Here are a few you may wish to partake in. To see the full listings, please check out the website.

Lindisfarne Castle 

Newton by the Sea (Easter Sunday only 11.30am till 2.30 pm)

Gibside

Wallington Hall

 

Ford and Etal Estates - Easter Egg Hunts
Ford and Etal Estates - Easter Egg Hunts
05/04/2015 www.ford-and-etal.co.uk/

 Easter Egg hunts and Mad Hatter family activities.

Create your own Faberge Egg at Bamburgh Castle
Create your own Faberge Egg at Bamburgh Castle
05/04/2015 www.bamburghcastle.com

 Visit Bamburgh Castle and create a beautiful decorated egg to take home.

Lindt Gold Bunny Trail at Alnwick Garden
Lindt Gold Bunny Trail at Alnwick Garden
03/04/2015 - 06/04/2015 www.alnwickgarden.com

 Follow the trail around the garden by following the clues and claim your just reward a tasty chocolate bunny!

Mr Fish at the Alnwick Garden
Mr Fish at the Alnwick Garden
03/04/2015 - 05/04/2015 www.alnwickgarden.com

 The Amazing Mr Fish presents a circus, comedy, mime extravaganza.

Brick Planet at Woodhorn
Brick Planet at Woodhorn
14/02/2015 - 31/05/2015 www.experiencewoodhorn.com

Pop along for a fmaily day out at Woodhorn Museum and discover a minature world of popular landmarks built in Lego.

 Dates: 14th February - 22 March and 1st April  - 31st May 2015

Snowdrop Festival at Howick Hall and Gardens
Snowdrop Festival at Howick Hall and Gardens
14/02/2015 - 10/03/2015 www.howickhallgardens.org

 Explore Howick Hall and take a relaxing stroll through the snowdrops and enjoy tea in the Early Grey Tea House.

Daffodil Spectacular - Howick Hall and Gardens
Daffodil Spectacular - Howick Hall and Gardens
14/04/2015 - 20/05/2015 www.howickhallgardens.org

 Explore golden daffodils as you take a stroll through the woodland walks at Howick. 

Mothers' Day at Alnwick Garden
Mothers' Day at Alnwick Garden
15/03/2015 www.alnwickgarden.com

 Treat your Mum to a special treat this Mothers' Day. Enjoy lunch at the Pavillion Cafe whilst watching the Grand Cascade.

Burgham International Horse Trials
Burgham International Horse Trials
27/03/2015 - 29/03/2015 www.burghamhorsetrials.co.uk

 The only event in the North East to have international status. Burgham aims to have something for everyone from great family entertainment to fantastic shopping opportunities.

Amble Puffin Festival
Amble Puffin Festival
24/05/2015 - 31/05/2015 www.amblepuffinfest.co.uk

 Amble Puffin Festival is a popular annual event which celebrates everything Puffin. With live music, entertainment, arts and craft and photo exhibitions this is a great family event with something for everyone.

Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering
Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering
10/04/2015 - 12/04/2015 www.northumbriana.org.uk

 An exciting three-day annual festival of street entertainment, indoor events, music, dance, craft, dialect, heritage and traditional fun - held the weekend after Easter in the medieval market town of Morpeth.

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

Enjoy some really scrumptious 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! For more information telephone: 01207 541820: www.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!