Christmas 2018

17 Nov Various

It's beginning to feel a lot like....

Christmas at The Alnwick Garden!


This Christmas, we have supersized activities and have a whole feast of entertainment for you!


The Grand Lantern Parade

- Saturday 24th November, 5pm.

If you have never been before, this is a magical live music, light and movement spectacular. The procession will make its way through The Alnwick Garden and into Alnwick Town creating a spectacular visual feast for visitors and it will all be led by the big man himself, Father Christmas!

Street Theatre (all Free with Garden entry):

Olaf.  He likes warm hugs and is by far the friendliest Snowman in Alnwick!
Come and see him on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th November at 12, 2 and 3pm.

Christmas Belles.  Summon the spirit of Christmas past with the Christmas Belles on stilts.
Come and see them on Saturday 1st, Sunday 2nd, Friday 21st, Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd December at 12, 2 and 3pm.

The Snow Lion.  Returning this year from the Forsets of Eternal Snow is the giant, white snow lion.
Come and see him on Saturday 15th December and Sunday 16th December at 12, 2 and 3pm.

Winter Wonderland Birds.  The magical giant birds and their stunning fanned tails are illuminated for a winter wonderland spectacular.
Come and see them on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th November and Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th December at 12, 2 and 3pm.

The Christmas Market

- Weekends from 17th November - 23rd December 10am - 5pm at the foot of The Treehouse.

Find that perfect present or stocking filler for someone special - a fine selection of quality stalls who supply unique and inspired gifts.

The Winter Trail and Crafts

- Weekends (and Friday 21st December) from 17th November - Monday 24th December, 10am - 6pm (10am - 3pm on Monday 24th December). As Christmas arrives at The Alnwick Garden, magic and excitement fills the air.  The elves have made a trail card to send you on a magical journey - could you be theone to solve the clues?
(This is a self guided trail around The Garden and is free with Garden entry)

Father Christmas

- 17th November - 24th December VERY limited availability - please see link for details.

The Christmas Light Show

- Friday 14th December - Sunday 23rd December, 6:30-9pm (weekend) and 4:30-8pm (weekday)
Come and join us after dark this Christmas to see our fantastic Christmas light show, new for 2018!

Skating at The Alnwick Garden

- Saturday 17th November - Sunday 6th January.
Swoosh and whoosh around our synthetic skating rink like a pro!

Time to party!

Dust off your dancing shoes and get your glad rags on for some party nights at The Alnwick Garden this Christmas!


Disco Christmas Extravaganza!

Glass of bubbly on arrival, 3 course dinner, half a bottle of wine and dance with The Houndcats live band who will take you all the way back to the 50s and 60s 


Disco Party Night.

3 course dinner and AMV DJ, simple and effective - a sure-fire recipe for success 


Northumbrian Christmas Bash.

 Lindisfarne mead on arrival, 3 courses of Northumbrian’s best, half a bottle of wine and dance the night away with The Keel Row Ceilidh Band


Love the 80s Disco Party.

Glass of bubbly on arrival, 3 course dinner, half a bottle of wine and let ZEN the 80s take you all the way to the madness of that era.


New Years Eve at The Treehouse

Join local award winning folk fusion band Alnwicky for a foot tapping New Year's Eve!

And to eat.....

Christmas lunch and afternoon tea in The Alnwick Garden

Come and join us this festive period for lunch or afternoon tea overlooking The Alnwick Garden.


Christmas dinner at The Treehouse

The Treehouse will be catering you for thie Christmas period with lunches and dinners throughout December.

This week's events!