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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 Poison Garden Tours at The Alnwick Garden to your Itinerary

    Poison Garden Tours at The Alnwick Garden

    Alnwick

    Dates

    From:
    13 June 2019to31 Dec 2019

    Myths and legends are uncovered alongside gruesome scientific fact and history at The Alnwick Garden. The Poison Garden features many plants grown unwittingly in back gardens, and which can be found in the British countryside. How much do you know…

  2. Add Knights' Tournament at Belsay Hall to your Itinerary

    Knights' Tournament at Belsay Hall

    Northumberland

    Dates

    From:
    24 Aug 2019to26 Aug 2019

    English Heritage summer activities just got feisty with a Knights' Tournament. Families looking for things to do in the North East this summer will love a visit to Belsay Hall, Gardens and Castle in August. Go back in time and get closer to the…

  3. Add Pump Room Tours at The Alnwick Garden to your Itinerary

    Pump Room Tours at The Alnwick Garden

    Alnwick

    Dates

    From:
    13 June 2019to31 Dec 2019

    Delve a little further into The Alnwick Garden with a tour of The Grand Cascade and Pump Room. Learn how this magnificent structure pumps huge quantities of water every minute allowing you to enjoy the water displays. Ask a member of staff for more…

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    Price £10.00 Per Ticket Type
  4. Add Get Hands On With History at Belsay Hall to your Itinerary

    Get Hands On With History at Belsay Hall

    Northumberland

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2019to1 Sept 2019

    English Heritage's Northumberland site Belsay Hall, Gardens and Castle have brilliant summer activities to keep the kids busy during the school holidays! Families looking for things to do in the North East this summer will love a visit to Belsay…

  5. Add Bohemian Rhapsody at Alnwick Castle to your Itinerary

    Bohemian Rhapsody at Alnwick Castle

    Alnwick

    Dates

    From:
    24 Aug 2019to24 Aug 2019

    We will, we will, Rock you! An amazing outdoor cinema experience at Alnwick Castle with a showing of the fantastic Bohemian Rhapsody! (12A). Whether you are visiting Northumberland or just looking for an outdoor cinema, this fantastic one-off event…

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  6. Add The Greatest Showman at Alnwick Castle to your Itinerary

    The Greatest Showman at Alnwick Castle

    Alnwick

    Dates

    From:
    25 Aug 2019to25 Aug 2019

    This is the greatest show! An amazing outdoor cinema experience at Alnwick Castle with a showing of the movie that has sold out cinemas all over the world! Whether you are visiting Northumberland or just looking for an outdoor cinema, this fantastic…

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  7. Add Lindisfarne Festival to your Itinerary

    Lindisfarne Festival

    Northumberland

    Dates

    From:
    29 Aug 2019to1 Sept 2019

    Independent, affordable and unpretentious, Lindisfarne Festival differentiates itself by offering a boutique festival experience without the expensive price-tag.

    Price

    Price £87.50 Per Ticket Type
  8. Add Cheeseburn Open Weekends to your Itinerary

    Cheeseburn Open Weekends

    Stamford

    Dates

    From:
    24 Aug 2019to26 Aug 2019
    From:
    31 Aug 2019to1 Sept 2019

    Cheeseburn: ten acres of landscaped gardens, contemporary sculptures from around the world and unique sound installations throughout the grounds.

    Cheeseburn's open weekends will see:

    The unveiling of proposals for Gillian Dickinson's next Young…

    Price

    Price £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  9. Add Orthopedics Conferences to your Itinerary

    Orthopedics Conferences

    North Togston

    Dates

    From:
    13 Nov 2019to14 Nov 2019

    Pulsus Conferences invites all the participants around the globe to the Orthopedics 2019 scheduled during November 13-14, 2019 at London, UK.

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    Book Orthopedics Conferences Online (opens in a new window)

    Price

    Price £700.00 Per Ticket Type
  10. Add 15th Global Summit on Virology and Microbiology to your Itinerary

    15th Global Summit on Virology and Microbiology

    Yarrow

    Dates

    From:
    6 Nov 2019to7 Nov 2019

    On behalf of the Conference series LLC LTD Virology Summit 2019 invites all the interested speakers, delegates, students and young achievers to attend the 15th Global Summit on Virology and Microbiology to be held during November 06-07, 2019 at…

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    Price

    Price £623.00 Per Ticket Type

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