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Summer Whats on Northumberland

Updated: Apr 9

Your ultimate Summer Guide to What’s On in Northumberland, always check with individual venues and activity providers before planning your visit for exact details and please mention The Coastal Custodian summer guide if you visit any of the events and activities featured. These are just for suggestions and activities may differ from featured. Have an awesome 😎 summer everyone , have fun and stay safe

Bamburgh Castle

Uhtred School of Warriors, Follow in the footsteps of Uhtred, Acle Saxon Reenactment, Marley the Miniature Pony and more

Summer of Play & Outdoor Theatre

MEDIEVAL ALCHEMY During the 9th Earl’s imprisonment within the Tower of London, he allegedly performed many experiments which earned him the title of the Wizard Earl. Meet Dr John Greene at Alnwick Castle who will introduce you to mysterious medicines, peculiar concoctions and bizarre apparatus. He’ll perform unusual experiments that will simply baffle you.

Hauxley Nature Reserve Family Summer

Welcome to Northumberland Summer

Northumberland Wildlife Trust activities

Events | Northumberland Wildlife Trust

Alnwick Playhouse

Hive Indoor Bowling Wentworth Leisure Centre Cramlington & Hexham

Summer Holiday Art lessons Alnwick Arts & Craft Centre

Northern Lights Summer Holiday Programme for children with disabilities and special needs

Seahouses Summer Fun Fair July - August

The Causeway: new high-energy, family-friendly show celebrating North East heritage

The Causeway is a celebration of the Lindisfarne Gospels told in a fun way with plenty of audience participation. Check it out here

Family Arts Festival Shipley Art Gallery

The Lindisfarne Gospels - the most spectacular surviving manuscript from Anglo-Saxon England returns to the North East this year. Join in to celebrate it by creating an enormous drawing


Other venues to check out this Summer:

Ingram Valley Safari Experience

Water sports and adventure activities

Kids Eat for FREE

Secret Garden Seaton Delaval

Inn Collection at The Amble Inn & Commissioners Quay Blyth One child eats free with every adult Mon-Fri 12noon-6pm . You do need a voucher for this deal which can be downloaded here

🍴M&S cafes

🍴Asda cafes

🍴Morrisons cafes

The information in this post is for guidance only so please check with individual venues and events for the most current and up-to-date information when making plans for a visit. Why not save this post and use it to help plan your summer and don’t forget to mention the CC recommendations or tag me on your visits 📸

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Coastal Custodian
Coastal Custodian

Thanks for reading my guide to What’s On in Northumberland this Summer 2022. Look forward to hearing if you found it useful or if you have any other events and activities to add let me know 😀

Coastal Custodian
Coastal Custodian

Excellent Michael glad you find it useful 😀

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