LOVE THE WEEKEND

Happy weekend! Time for market treats, festival thrills, sizzling dinners and exploring...

AWAY FROM IT ALL

St Valery is Alnmouth’s chicest B&B – a sandy, tranquil getaway for couples and canine pals…

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TIME OUT

Head to Whitby for its annual Coastline Festival this weekend, which showcases the very best in live music, food and drink around Yorkshire. Catch the world-famous Whitby Regatta, too!

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The North East’s biggest music festival, Hardwick Live, returns to Sedgefield, County Durham, this weekend. A chance for avid gig-goers to see some of the biggest and best up-and-coming bands take to the stage. 

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WITH THE KIDS

Tynemouth’s Blue Reef Aquarium has joined forces with Disney On Ice presents Passport to Adventure to offer free entry to kids dressed as their favourite Disney characters. Expect lots of treats and prizes inside!

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Little explorers can find adventure at Cragside this weekend. Grab a tracker pack and have a go and completing some tasks as you explore, such as bug hunting, using a compass and bark rubbings.

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FOODIE

Get yourselves along to Wynyard Hall’s artisan Farmers’ Market on Sunday. Indulge in freshly-baked goods, show-stopping cakes and pastries and homemade jams, herbs and more. They’re always fun. 

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Jesmond’s Food Market returns for August. Fill your bags with tasty local produce – everything from fresh meat and veg to pastries, brownies, cakes and other sweet treats. Plenty of street food, too.

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