What's on

David Watkinson Sculpture Exhibition

24 Oct - 01 Apr 2015

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

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.

Treehouse Early Closure

25 Oct 2014

Treehouse Early Closure

Father Christmas at The Garden

29 Nov - 24 Dec 2014

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

Glass in The Garden

24 Oct - 24 Dec 2014

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

Christmas Lunches in the Pavilion Cafe

01 Dec - 05 Dec 2014

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

Budding Artist - Willow Lantern Making

29 Nov - 30 Nov 2014

Make a beautiful willow lantern with Santa's elves

Budding Artists - Potion Making

29 Oct 2014

Use ingredients to make your potions!

Northumbrian Water 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.

Budding Artists - Pumpkin Carving

25 Oct - 31 Oct 2014

Design and create your own pumpkin in time for Halloween

Christmas Market in The Alnwick Garden

29 Nov - 30 Nov 2014

Christmas Market

Roly Veitch and Neil Harland

12 Nov 2014

Live Music

The Big Draw Event

26 Oct - 28 Oct 2014

Come along and help create a unique piece of installation art with the help of our resident artists from ‘Set of Drawers’. 11am – 3.30pm each day

Prince Bishops Brass Ensemble

15 Dec 2014

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

The Snow Bear

06 Dec 2014

Storytelling and Music for children and families

Early Closure

25 Oct 2014

Due to private function The Alnwick Garden will be closing early.

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.

The Wisdom of Trees

04 Nov 2014

Author Max Adams explores the extraordinary biology of trees

Tenth Avenue Band

30 Nov 2014

Tenth Avenue Band was formed by Ken Patterson

Dusty Divas

01 Dec 2014

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

Meze Mundo

20 Dec 2014

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

June Thomas

26 Nov 2014

Piano magic

Budding Artists - Wand Making

25 Oct 2014

Make a magic wand

Grand Lantern Parade

21 Dec 2014

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

Danza Antigua by Scarabeus

31 Oct 2014

Dances inspired by the day of the dead.

Budding Artists - Spell books

30 Oct 2014

Every good witch or wizard needs a trusty spell book - get crafty and make your own!

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..

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.

Pumpkin Parade

31 Oct 2014

Parade your grinning pumpkins with pride and collect at treat at the Hovel!

The Larks

05 Nov 2014

Folk Pop from the North

Lunch time concerts - Paul Edis

29 Oct 2014

Free lunchtime concerts in The Alnwick Garden

Tea Dance

04 Feb 2015

Cha Cha Cha to live music in the Pavilion.

Rod Sinclair

19 Nov 2014

Rod Sinclair

Durham Scratch Choir

06 Dec 2014

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

Voices of Hope

13 Dec 2014

Lunchtime Concert

New Year Family Fun

31 Dec 2014

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

Berwick Arts Choir

20 Dec 2014

Choir 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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