What's on in Northumberland

Northumberland Days Out

Alnwick Farmers Market
29/01/2016 - 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.

The North Sea Tall Ships Regatta
26/08/2016 - 29/08/2016 www.northern-drift.net

The North Sea Tall Ships Regatta is heading to Northumberland for the first time. Some of the largest and most spectacular Tall Ships in the world will sail into Blyth. The weekend will be a festival of celebration, with concerts, a sea battle, sporting competitions and a crew parade.

Great Nights out at St Mary's Inn
26/08/2015 - 31/12/2017 www.stmarysinn.co.uk

A pub with tradition at its heart serving generous food and great ale with warm, friendly hospitality. Tuesday nights are Pie & Pint Night and Thursday nights are Burger & Dog – a special, side and fries with a glass of house wine or pint of St Mary’s Ale for £10.50. Live music often on Friday nights. Afternoon Tea served every day and great value Sunday lunch. Children welcome and Dog friendly.


Amble Harbour Market
10/01/2016 - 31/12/2017 www.amblenorthumberland.co.uk

Every Sunday there is a market held on the quayside next to the new harbour village development.

Stick Man Trail
31/12/2015 - 31/10/2016 www.forestry.gov.uk/forestry/infd-9hylal

The Stick Man Trail starting from Kielder Castle is based on the excellent book by Julia Donaldson. An activity pack (£3) is available for families to pick up and use on the trail, which is sure to be a great family day out.  

The trail starts at Kielder Castle and is 0.75 miles long. You can park for £4.50 all day or £1.50 for an hour. 

No booking is required. 

Mouth of Tyne Festival
07/07/2016 - 10/07/2016 www.ticketmaster.co.uk/event/35005033C53B1E7F

The Mouth of Tyne Festival will be held in Tynemouth and is set to be great few days of entertainment with James Bay announced as a headline act! 





Robot: a collection of robot models, cyborgs and androids from TV and film
23/01/2016 - 17/04/2016 www.life.org.uk/whats-on/robot

The Centre for Life is exhibiting Robot, a collection of 40+ robot models, cyborgs and androids. There are a range of full size models, heads and toys from various TV shows and films from the past 60 years. 


Proper Food and Drink Festival South Sheilds
28/05/2016 - 30/05/2016 www.properfoodanddrinkfestivals.co.uk/south-shields

A free entry event to a great food festival, with 60 Artisan Food producers this is set to be a great day out! 

Proper Food & Drink Festival Whitley Bay
11/06/2016 - 12/06/2016 www.properfoodanddrinkfestivals.co.uk/whitley-bay

Set to be a great food festival, this free entry event showcases 60 Atrisan Food producers. 

Proper Food & Drink Festival Cramlington
30/07/2016 - 31/07/2016 www.properfoodanddrinkfestivals.co.uk/cramlington

This food festival is a free entry event showcasing 60 Artisan Food Producers and will be a great day out for families or friends.  

Proper Food & Drink Festival North Sheilds
20/08/2016 - 21/08/2016 www.properfoodanddrinkfestivals.co.uk/north-shields

Head to Northumberland Square in North Sheilds and visit an excellent Food Festival with lots of Artisan foods on offer! 

Seafield Ocean Leisure Club - Day Escapes and Spa Packages
11/01/2016 - 31/12/2017 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

Seahouses Food Craft Market
10/01/2016 - 31/12/2017 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
08/01/2016 - 31/12/2017 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.