What's on

David Watkinson Sculpture Exhibition

27 Nov - 01 Apr 2015

A range of kinetic sculptures inspired by nature on display around The Garden

Glass in The Garden

27 Nov - 24 Dec 2014

A Unique Creative Partnership between The Alnwick Garden and The National Glass Centre Sunderland

Berwick Arts Choir

20 Dec 2014

Choir Performance

Children's Christmas Party

06 Dec 2014

A chance for your little ones to get their fancy dress outfits on and enjoy fun filled day.

Father Christmas at The Garden

29 Nov - 24 Dec 2014

Meet Father Christmas and his troupe of busy elves in his beautiful grotto!

Werca’s Folk

07 Dec 2014

Werca’s Folk , directed by Sandra Kerr, is a hugely popular choir of women’s voices, based in Morpeth, Northumberland. They sing a wide repertoire of world, folk and popular music.

Treehouse Early Closure

29 Nov 2014

Treehouse Early Closure

Christmas Lunches in the Pavilion Cafe

01 Dec - 05 Dec 2014

Enjoy a superb four course festive lunch and a glass of our delicious house wine, in the atmospheric Pavilion Cafe overlooking the stunning Grand Cascade.

Grand Lantern Parade

21 Dec 2014

Join us for a magical music, light and movement spectacular around The Garden.

Christmas Market in The Alnwick Garden

29 Nov - 30 Nov 2014

Christmas Market

New Year Family Fun

31 Dec 2014

Celebrate the New Year in style with some old fashioned family fun.

Meze Mundo

20 Dec 2014

Playing Latin and African style music to bring a reminder of the summer sun.

Prince Bishops Brass Ensemble

06 Dec 2014

A concert by Prince Bishops Brass takes you on a tour of all musical styles

Budding Artist - Creative Crafts

22 Dec - 24 Dec 2014

Using pegs, felt and imagination our artists will help you create a beautiful craft to take home and keep.

Tenth Avenue Band

30 Nov 2014

Tenth Avenue Band was formed by Ken Patterson

Heaton Voices

07 Dec 2014

Heaton Voices is a community choir based in Heaton, Newcastle

Budding Artist - Willow Lantern Making

29 Nov - 30 Nov 2014

Make a beautiful willow lantern with Santa's elves

Budding Artist - Snowflake Decoration

20 Dec 2014

Using lollypop sticks and imagination to create a beautiful tree decoration for your home.

Budding Artists: Autumn Crafts

29 Nov - 30 Nov 2014

Get crafty with our Budding Artists

Budding Artists: Reindeer Food

06 Dec - 07 Dec 2014

Mix a magic bag of reindeer tidbits

Bailiffgate Singers

21 Dec 2014

Bailiffgate singers are based in Alnwick and have over forty members.

Budding Artist - Creative Christmas Decoration

30 Nov 2014

An ideal gift to make for a loved one, or to put on your Christmas tree for Santa to admire.

Christmas Disco Party Night

05 Dec 2014

Gather for drinks in the Atrium, which overlooks the stunning Grand Cascade lit with Christmas lights, then enjoy the party atmosphere and dance the night away..

Motown Winter Wonderland Christmas Party

06 Dec 2014

Get in the dancing mood with a live performance from Joe Harriett singing Motown favourites and then dance the night away.

The Snow Bear

06 Dec 2014

Storytelling and Music for children and families

Voices of Hope

13 Dec 2014

Lunchtime Concert

Ellington Colliery Band

30 Nov 2014

The band was formed as a brass band in 1926 and has been successful in many competitions and championships throughout it’s history, and is still a thriving band.

Durham Scratch Choir

06 Dec 2014

The choir has members from many different backgrounds, stages of life and professions.

Tea Dance

04 Feb 2015

Cha Cha Cha to live music in the Pavilion.

Dusty Divas

01 Dec 2014

Play a range of genre - jazz, pop, ballads, love songs - all with a groovy, upbeat style.

Budding Artists - Peg Reindeer

29 Nov 2014

Peg Reindeer decoration, create a beautifully crafted Rudolph to adorn your Christmas tree.

Budding Artists: Winter Crafts

27 Dec - 30 Dec 2014

Get crafty with our Budding Artists

Choir of St. Mary the Virgin

20 Dec 2014

The choir of St Mary the Virgin Whickham is a mixed choir

The Alpacazz

29 Nov 2014

Lunchtime Concert

June Thomas

08 Dec 2014

Piano magic

Budding Artist– Rudolph Decoration

21 Dec 2014

Be inspired by our reindeer friend and produce a unique Rudolph decoration using plant pots.

North East Brass Ensemble

29 Nov 2014

North East Brass Ensemble was formed in 2013

Duchess Book Signing

06 Dec 2014

The Duchess of Northumberland and author Jane Dismore will be in The Garden to sign copies of their books.

Designer Strings

13 Dec 2014

The quartet is made up of professional musicians who are committed to quality, live performance.


The Alnwick Garden is more than a garden, it is a registered charity that places people at its heart, whether they be individuals or part of a community. As well as standing for contemporary gardening excellence, The Garden stimulates change through play, learning, the arts, healthy activity, addressing disability and the economic renaissance of a rural community.

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