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Events in Northumberland

If you're visiting NewcastleGateshead any time soon, you might be interested in the events in Northumberland that take place throughout the year. From music festivals to foodie extravaganza's, historic exhibitions and sporting events, experience traditional Northumberland music, art, food, history and life first-hand, within this diverse and fascinating region.

There are countless things to do in Northumberland during Spring and Summer which will keep kids occupied during the half term and school holidays. Join a number of the guided walks around at the likes of Wallington Hall or Cragside Gardens, or explore the region for the chance to take part in egg hunts at Easter, baking days, archaeological 'digging' adventures, crafts classes and nature trails during the summer, as well as themed days out such as Broomstick Riding at Alnwick Castle.

And Northumberland isn't just great for the kids. Adults can pick and choose from a selection of festivals and markets including the Lindisfarne Music Festival, Alnwick Beer Festival and Belford Arts Festival to get a true taste of the friendly Northumberland culture. Those who live for the outdoors are also spoiled for choice, with running and cycling events throughout the year, which will get active types training and on the move. If relaxation is more your thing, there are also open garden days through the National Gardens Scheme which allow you to experience the tranquil Northumberland countryside and public gardens at leisure.

The festive season also brings plenty of activities and events to Northumberland, which cater for every age and interest. A number of National Trust venues, English Heritage sites and public tourist attractions hold special weekend and seasonal events such as ghost tours at the likes of Chillingham Castle and autumn walks during to see local wildlife such as red squirrels in their natural habitat. You can also get into the festive spirit with organised Bonfire Nights, pumpkin carving at Halloween and New Year firework displays in the likes of Alnwick, Hexham and Morpeth.

Many of the towns in Northumberland also hold annual Christmas markets and winter events such as Astronomy evenings at Kielder where you can observe the stars in the clear night sky.

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  1. Add Christmas Party Nights at Alnwick Castle to your Itinerary

    Christmas Party Nights at Alnwick Castle

    Alnwick

    Dates

    From:
    1 Dec 2018to23 Dec 2018

    Celebrate in true style this year with a twinkling, shimmering Christmas party at Alnwick Castle, Northumberland.

    Price

    Price £30.00 Per Ticket Type
  2. Add Lunch with Santa at Alnwick Castle to your Itinerary

    Lunch with Santa at Alnwick Castle

    Alnwick

    Dates

    From:
    22 Dec 2018to23 Dec 2018

    Enjoy a delicious Christmas lunch at The Alnwick Castle and meet Santa before he starts his Christmas rush.

    You will be greeted by festive cheer before sitting down to a traditional Christmas lunch. Following the meal, each child will have the...

    Price

    Price £15.00 to £17.50 Per Ticket Type
  3. Add New Year's Eve at Alnwick Castle to your Itinerary

    New Year's Eve at Alnwick Castle

    Alnwick

    Dates

    From:
    31 Dec 2018to1 Jan 2019

    Celebrate in true style this year with a twinkling, shimmering New Year's Eve at Alnwick Castle, Northumberland.

    Price

    Price £82.50 Per Ticket Type
  4. Add Alnwick Garden Ice Skating Rink to your Itinerary

    Alnwick Garden Ice Skating Rink

    Alnwick

    Dates

    From:
    17 Nov 2018to24 Dec 2018

    The most picturesque spot in the North East for skating, The Alnwick Garden will come alive this Christmas with a fun and laughter with our own skating rink. Skating tickets include entry to The Alnwick Garden and a half an hour skate on our rink at...

  5. Add The Christmas Light Show at The Alnwick Garden to your Itinerary

    The Christmas Light Show at The Alnwick Garden

    Northumberland

    Dates

    From:
    17 Nov 2018to23 Dec 2018

    Join The Alnwick Garden after dark this Christmas to see their fantastic Christmas Light Show - new for 2018! This is a self guided event running from 4:30pm on weekdays (last entry 8pm) and 6:30pm at the weekend (last entry 9pm)

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  6. Add Make a Winter Bird Feeder to your Itinerary

    Make a Winter Bird Feeder

    Morpeth

    Dates

    From:
    22 Dec 2018to23 Dec 2018

    Bring the kids along to make something special for your feathered friends this Christmas. This activity involves the use of suet and bird seed and may get messy! (Coconut oil provided for those not wanting to handle animal fats). Activity is not...

    Price

    Price £3.00 Per Ticket Type
  7. Add Stress Conferences to your Itinerary

    Stress Conferences

    Longframlington

    Dates

    From:
    25 Apr 2019to26 Apr 2019

    On behalf of Organizing Committee we tend to invite all the participants from all a part of the globe to attend the strain conference entitled "6th International Conference on Depression, Anxiety and Stress Management" on April 25-26, 2019 at...

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    Book Stress Conferences Online (opens in a new window)

    Price

    Price £510.00 Per Ticket Type
  8. Add The Suggestibles Impro Pantso to your Itinerary

    The Suggestibles Impro Pantso

    Northumberland

    Dates

    From:
    19 Dec 2018to19 Dec 2018

    It's a Panto, but not as you know it! The Suggestibles return with their legendary Improvised Pantomime.

    Your suggestions inspire the cookie characters, spontaneous songs, and all the hilarious twists and turns in this improv comedy cracker of a...

    Price

    Price £15.00 to £16.50 Per Ticket Type
  9. Add Neuroscience conferences 2019 to your Itinerary

    Neuroscience conferences 2019

    Lesbury

    Dates

    From:
    22 May 2019to23 May 2019

    Pulsus Group invites all the participants from all over the world to attend 9th Global Summit on Neuroscience and Neuroimmunology, May 22-23, 2019 in London, UK. Which includes prompt keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations and...

    Price

    Price £508.00 Per Ticket Type
  10. Add Hidden Treasures Digital Art Trail to your Itinerary

    Hidden Treasures Digital Art Trail

    Northumberland

    Dates

    From:
    9 Aug 2018to31 Dec 2018

    Hidden Treasures is a new interactive digital art trail in Stamfordham village that invites families to discover hidden boxes using a downloadable trail. It works a bit like a choose-your-own-adventure story and a bit like geocaching, with a...

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    Book Hidden Treasures Digital Art Trail Online (opens in a new window)

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