WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK

Get creative with Christmas candles, skate into the festive season, wander through a winter wonderland, make time for mesmerising music and be inspired by Hockney.
WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

FOR MUSIC…

21 NOVEMBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

He’s driving home early this Christmas, stopping off at Sage Gateshead for a must-see gig for North East audiences this Tuesday. The Teesside talent is set to deliver an album of stunning rock ballads showcasing his unique voice and songwriting skills. Having sold over 30 million albums worldwide, you will be in for an evening of seriously mesmerising music.

sagegateshead.com


FOR FAMILY…

18 – 22 NOVEMBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Lace up and let go at Alnwick Garden’s Christmas Skating Rink. Whirl and twirl into the Christmas spirit in the most magical surroundings for ice skating in the North East. Grab a hot chocolate and warm yourself through afterwards as you wander around the gardens for even more in-the-spirit fun.

alnwickgarden.com


FOR FOOD…

18 NOVEMBER – 24 DECEMBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Step into Christmas past and experience a winter wonderland from almost a century ago. Fill up on local foods and pick up some gorgeous gifts from one of the Beamish Town Park stalls. Don’t forget to pop down to Father Christmas’ cosy fireside grotto. Why not wander around Beamish afterwards for a day jam-packed with festive fun for the whole family. A great day out for foodies – you might just pick up a tip or two and learn something new about Christmas dinner.

beamish.org.uk


FOR THEATRE…

23 NOVEMBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Join one of Britain’s most popular artists David Hockney and celebrate his global success with an intimate and in-depth filmed interview. The film focuses on two blockbuster exhibitions held in 2012 and 2016 at the Royal Academy of Art in London. The show promises to inspire, with Hockney still sharing his unbelievable talents with the world even as he enters his 9th decade.

thepaaonline.org


FOR SHOPPING…

26 NOVEMBER 

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

For a gift that sparkles head to the Christmas Candle workshop at A Still Life. Relax and enjoy the therapeutic art of candle making that will take a little bit of stress out of Christmas. Pick out your own personal fragrances and create the perfect table accessory for Christmas day or a personalised gift for a loved one.

astill-life.co.uk


 

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