WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK: 30 DECEMBER – 5 JANUARY

See 2019 out in style and say hello to 2020 with heaps of North East cultural fun for your agenda...

FOR MUSIC

31 DECEMBER

Bring in the new year with an evening of music, dancing and fine dining at Rockliffe Hall’s 4AA Rosette Orangery restaurant. Foodies are invited to start 2020 in style with champagne, canapés, and an exquisite seven-course tasting menu, What’s more? The new year will be piped in, followed by a sparkling firework display on the Rockliffe Suite terrace, while late-night bacon rolls are served. Don’t miss Rockliffe’s New Year’s Eve Gala Ball.

rockliffehall.com

 

FOR FAMILY

UNTIL 4 JANUARY

Looking for some final festivities for the family? Head over to Northern Stage this winter – where The Snow Queen will be bringing a magical tale to life on stage. Hans Christian Andersen’s classic story is thrillingly reimagined in this spellbinding new production the whole family will love.

northernstage.co.uk

 

FOR FOOD AND DRINK

1 JANUARY 

Blow away the cobwebs this New Year’s Day with a stroll along the Quayside, finishing with a good-for-the-soul feast at Hotel du Vin. See in 2020 in style with a sumptuous, seasonal menu with all the festive trimmings. Enjoy homemade soup, a French market table packed with fresh seafood, charcuterie, pâtés, rillettes and veggies, followed by classic roasts and a dessert offering sure to seal the deal.

hotelduvin.com

 

FOR THEATRE

UNTIL 5 JANUARY 

Jack and the Beanstalk pantomime at Darlington Hippodrome

It’s not too late to catch Darlington Hippodrome’s panto spectacular as a giant show takes to the stage – packed with plenty of song, dance and special effects. Journey into Cloudland with Jack and the Beanstalk. Festive theatre thrills for the whole family. Check out our Luxe review, here.

darlingtonhippodrome.co.uk

 

FOR SHOPPING

4 JANUARY 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stokesley Farmers’ Market is back, showcasing some of the finest locally-grown produce in North Yorkshire. This monthly Saturday farmers’ market is the perfect opportunity to stock up on some cupboard essentials for 2020. Go here for freshly-baked pies and pasties, sweet treats, plants, herbs and everything you might need to get the new year off to a delicious start.

neefm.co.uk

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