WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK: 18-24 FEBRUARY 2019

A ladies lunch with swing sounds, a cool collection of contemporary art, a makeup masterclass with Moet, a pull-at-the-heartstrings story and a feast of farmers market goodies.
WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

FOR MUSIC…

20 FEBRUARY 

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Get that mid-week feeling with your ladies at Dobson & Parnell as they serve up a sumptuous feast alongside swing music from Alex Lomas. Alex is an all-rounder – singer, actor, presenter and wine tutor – and he’s ready to entertain a North East audience with live music while you lap up a luxurious lunch by the Quayside.

dobsonandparnell.co.uk

 

FOR FAMILY…

UNTIL 24 FEBRUARY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

See the bold work of internationally acclaimed Alnwick-born contemporary artist, Stella Vine at Bailiffgate gallery in the town.  She’s been donating her collections to the Northumberland gallery since 2004 and continues to wow people with her work. This Sunday is your last chance to see the ‘Stella Vine Exhibition’ in Alnwick, don’t miss it. It’s a great day out for families looking for a bit of culture in the North East.

bailiffgatemuseum.co.uk

 

FOR FOOD & DRINK…

22 FEBRUARY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

The Botanist Newcastle has teamed up with NARS Cosmetics and Moët & Chandon for an exciting night of makeup and fizz. Following a champagne reception, guests will be able to kick back and enjoy a spot of afternoon tea while makeup artists reveal NARS’ new spring/summer collection. Tickets cost £45 and include a £20 voucher per person, redeemable against NARS purchases at Fenwick, Newcastle.

facebook.com/TheBotanistNewcastle

 

FOR THEATRE…

UNTIL 23 FEBRUARY

WAR HORSE, SUNDERLAND EMPIRE

Don’t miss out on the chance to see this awe-inspiring production of War Horse during its residency at Sunderland Empire, until Saturday 23rd February. War Horse is an unforgettable theatrical event which takes audiences on an extraordinary journey from the fields of rural Devon to the trenches of the First World War in France. At its heart are astonishing life-sized horses by South Africa’s Handspring Puppet Company, who bring breathing, galloping, charging horses to thrilling life on stage in Michael Morpurgo’s well-loved story. Read our review here

atgtickets.com

 

FOR SHOPPING…

24 FEBRUARY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Head for Stewart Park Farmers’ Market in Middlesbrough this Sunday for tasty, locally-made edibles. Everything for sweet crêpes and sizzling sausages, to donuts, kimchi and chutneys, fresh fruit and veg and craft beers and wine. Time to fill your boots with end-of-the-week treats!

Seaham Hall

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