Festive Fun In The North East

Festive Fun In The North East

With the excitement of the holidays in full swing, we’ve picked out some very merry trails and experiences to fill you with joy this Christmas. From enchanting dining spots to dazzling light displays, there’s something for every bubble to enjoy in a safe and sociable way.


Winter Garden Igloos at The Mallyan Spout Hotel

The Mallyan Spout Hotel transforms outdoor dining into a whimsical winter wonderland with their Garden Igloos. Up to six people, from either one household or support bubble, can enjoy the privacy of an igloo whilst still embracing the outdoors. With the warmth of fire keeping you toasty, you are free to enjoy the selection of bar food and mixed platters available – with a festive twist. These Whitby Winter Garden Igloos are the perfect way to adapt festive activities to the outdoors this December.



Garden Winter Light Trail at The Alnwick Garden

The beauty of Alnwick Garden has become even more captivating with the addition of the Garden Winter Light Trail. The Garden will be shining even in the dark, with the lights brightening up your surroundings as you take in the nature. If you haven’t taken enough pictures throughout the trail, the giant snow globe at the end offers the ideal background.



Ignite at Gibside

Illuminated by light and fire, a walk through the gardens at Gibside will undoubtedly leave you feeling festive. Combining light, lanterns and fire alongside a spectacular soundscape, your surroundings will come to life, creating an enticing winter experience. Enjoying the wonders of the Ignite trail and you will feel the wonders of the holiday spirit surround you. A must for families.



Countdown to Christmas Events in the North York Moors National Park

The North York Moors National Park is hosting special ‘Countdown to Christmas’ events that are sure to get you in the festive
spirit. The events range from offering children the chance to adventure around the Christmas themed trails, to experiencing Santa’s virtual workshop. A great day out in the countryside this Christmas.