WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK

This week we're kicking off the Classical Season, wandering around wedding markets, we're recreating country shows, feasting at the Farm Shop and wowing over Whitney under the stars.
WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

FOR MUSIC…

16 SEPTEMBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Sage Gateshead’s brand new Classical Season has something for classical fans and first-timers to get excited about. The season is made up of six different series – making the concerts easy to navigate. Saturday 16th September is Opening Night, featuring Dvorák’s popular New World symphony as well as music by Copland, Haydn and the Barber Adagio.

sagegateshead.com


FOR FAMILY…

14 – 17 SEPTEMBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

The annual Agricultural Show returns to Beamish Museum this week, recreating a typical country show from the early 1900s. Celebrating the rural heritage of the North East, you’ll find everything from vulture flying demonstrations and cavalry displays to brass band performances and sheep shearing lessons. Little ones can look forward to Punch and Judy shows and archery sessions; while parents can browse the local produce stalls and pick up a real ale or two in the beer tent. It’s a great day out for the whole family – pop along from Thursday – Sunday.

beamish.org.uk


FOR FOOD…

NEW OPENING

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

If you didn’t make it during the launch weekend, make sure you free up some space in your diary this week to visit Five Houses Farm Shop & Kitchen in Crathorne, North Yorkshire. With Kitsons & Sons family-run butchers behind the business, visitors can expect local produce, lovely gifts and fine food – all in a friendly environment.

facebook.com/fivehousesfarmshop


FOR THEATRE…

15 SEPTEMBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Film-lovers… head to Wynyard Hall’s pretty parkland this Friday for a special outdoor screening of 90s romantic thriller, The Bodyguard, starring Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner. Entry includes one drink voucher and food and drink will be available on-site. Bring your blankets and sing your heart out! £18 per person.

wynyardhall.co.uk


FOR SHOPPING…

17 SEPTEMBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Head to The Witham this Sunday and soak up all the gorgeous things at the Handcrafted Wedding Market. Be inspired by handmade goodies for all occasions, browse the bespoke gifts, join the demonstrations and get involved in have-a-go experiences. The Witham, the Designer Makers Market and Vintage Essence offer a creative exploration of wedding possibilities. A lovely way to spend a Sunday.

thewitham.org.uk


 

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