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Murton (County Durham) 15.58 miles
Santa's Grotto, Dalton Park

What would Christmas be without a traditional visit to Santa’s Grotto to tell him your secret wish.

Sunderland 10.85 miles
Santa's Grotto, The Bridges

Children can visit Santa in his Grotto at Central Square and tell him if you have been naughty or nice.

Urpeth 7.97 miles
Christmas at Beamish Museum 2019

See Santa, try ice skating,taste scrumptious seasonal cooking & enjoy the beautifully decorated museum.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Mice and Pumpkins Trail, Sunderland Museum & Winter Garden

Follow the Mice and Pumpkins trail around the Museum & Winter Gardens to uncover the clues and claim a themed prize.

Alnwick 29.09 miles
Winter Playground, The Alnwick Garden

The Winter Playground is covered with fresh snow and children can play, build snowmen, make snowballs.....

Grindon 27.54 miles
Supper with Santa at Wynyard Hall

Children will delight in joining Santa for supper… and as a special surprise,meeting Santa's reindeer !

Sunderland 10.76 miles
Open Air Ice Rink, Keel Square

Get your ice skates on, wrap up warm and head down to Keel Square and take a spin round the fabulous ice rink!

Durham 15.03 miles
Aladdin at The Gala Theatre, Durham

Gala’s fabulous family panto in the heart of Durham, has a magical mix of mayhem, live music, laughter and surprises.

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Wolf! Northern Stage

Join us for a wintery adventure and find out what happens when Jack cries WOLF! For the under 4s and their families

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Polar Express Story Workshops, Seven Stories

Psst! Do you believe? Pop on your pyjamas and head to Seven Stories for a magical journey this Christmas

South Tyneside District (B) 5.47 miles
Narnia at Red Fox Garden World

There's an even bigger and better Christmas experience at Redfox Gardenworld this year and it starts with a train ride.

Stannington 10.04 miles
Winter Wonderland, Whitehouse Farm

It’s the most Magical time of year, and here at Whitehouse Farm, visit us for a perfect Festive day out! 

Stannington 10.04 miles
Santa's Experience, Whitehouse Farm

SOLD OUT - HO HO HO!! It's a magical time of year at Whitehouse Farm, Winter Wonderland Tickets Still Available 

Framwellgate Moor 13.11 miles
Winter Wonderland at Adventure Valley, Durham

Winter Wonderland is back for 2019 at Adventure Valley! Creating festive family memories to cherish forever.

Alnwick 29.09 miles
Father Christmas at The Alnwick Garden

SOLD OUT Meet Father Christmas and his cheeky elves, hidden in his magical grotto and receive a gift. 

Billingham 29.73 miles
Santa's Grotto at Billingham Forum

Santa’s BRAND NEW Grotto will be landing at Billingham Forum this Christmas! Tickets only £7 or 2 for £12

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Beauty & The Beast, Theatre Royal, Newcastle

For the first time ever the spellbinding pantomime Beauty and the Beast comes to the Newcastle Theatre Royal

Stannington 10.04 miles
Story Time with Santa, Whitehouse Farm

Story Time with Santa, a brand new magical experience for children and their adults - SOLD OUT!!!!

South Shields 6.83 miles
Snow White, Customs House

As part of our 25th Anniversary celebrations the Little Panto with the Big Heart presents Snow White.

Houghton-le-Spring 12.22 miles
Winter Wonderland, Rainton Arena

Rainton Arena presents Winter Wonderland with a real ice rink to skate on, a visit to Santa and lots more!

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
The Snow Queen, Northern Stage

A thrilling festive frozen fairy tale for the whole family that you won’t want to miss this Christmas.

South Shields 6.83 miles
Santa's Naughty Elf, The Customs House

The Customs House Presents The Little Panto for Little People, The Elves & the Shoemaker with Santa's Naughty Elf.

Gateshead District 6.97 miles
Father Christmas at Gibside

Father Christmas is making an extra special visit to Gibside. Come along for a pre-Christmas treat. 

Gateshead District 6.97 miles
Christmas Tree Trail, Gibside

Wrap up and enjoy a stroll through the gardens to find Gibside’s 12 trees of Christmas. - Normal admission apply

Whitley Bay 7.36 miles
Jack & The Beanstalk, Whitley Bay Playhouse

A Christmas Pantomime packed with great songs, amazing dance routines and plenty of laughter for all the family!!!

Belsay 11.99 miles
An audience with Father Christmas, Belsay Hall

Have you been on your best behaviour this year? If so Father Christmas is waiting for you at Belsay Hall.

Consett 13.25 miles
Snow White: The Pantomime at the Empire Theatre, Consett

Packed full of audience participation, well-known pop songs, dazzling costumes and hilarious characters!

Cartington 24.94 miles
Christmas at Cragside

Christmas at Cragside. Discover Cragside House decked in Victorian splendour and meet Father Christmas. 

Cartington 24.94 miles
Meet Father Christmas At Cragside

Step out of the cold and into the warmth of Father Christmas’ cosy grotto and find twinkling lights and a crackling fire.

Cartington 24.94 miles
The Lost Puppy winter trail, Cragside

Visit Cragside this winter and follow the magical tale of Silkie, the lost puppy. Booking not needed

Grindon 27.54 miles
Reindeer & Elf Trail at Wynyard Hall

Come and meet Santa’s REAL Reindeer at Wynyard Hall this Christmas! Stroke and feed the beautiful  reindeer!

Raby with Keverstone 28.8 miles
Fireside Stories with Father Christmas at Raby Castle

Father Christmas will be returning to his favourite fireside chair in the Grand Entrance Hall at Raby Castle

Lanchester 13.94 miles
Christmas Events at Lanchester Garden Centre

Festive shopping plus Santa's Grotto, Breakfast with Santa, Frozen Christmas Breakfast & more!

Billingham 29.73 miles
Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs at The Forum Theatre, Billingham

Starring Ben Ryan-Davies (Hollyoaks & Waterloo Rd) as Prince Benjamin & Liam Mellor as Muddles.

Washington 7.36 miles
Illuminating the Garden, Washington Old Hall

Celebrate the festive season and experience National Trust's Washington Old Hall in a different light.

Durham 15.03 miles
One More Sleep at the Gala Theatre, Durham

Gala’s magical Christmas show for the Under 5s. Join Roo and Mr Pickle as she goes on an unexpected snowy adventure.

Washington 8.43 miles
Jack Frost, Arts Centre Washington

Join Jack and Holly for a music filled Christmas show about friendship and the joy of joining in.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Festival of Light Christmas Shows, Mowbray Park

Make My Day Events will be delivering some truly magical Christmas shows at the Festival of Light.

Belsay 11.99 miles
Enchanted Belsay, Belsay Hall & Gardens, Ponteland

Grab the winter woollies, your family and friends and revel in the most enchanting event of the year

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Festival of Light, Mowbray Park

The Festival of Light is back with sparkling new lighting installations, live music, street theatre and much more!

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.93 miles
Aladdin, Tyne Theatre & Opera House

Enchanted Entertainment return in 2019 with the incredible Aladdin! with the hilarious Charlie Richmond

Gateshead 2.73 miles
Cinderella, The Geordie Panto, Gateshead Stadium

The North East’s original & funniest Geordie family panto! By North East people for North East people

Ashington (Northumberland) 13.6 miles
Relaxed Festive Tales with Father Christmas at Woodhorn

Come to our festive family fun event and find out all the insider knowledge from the great man himself!

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Dick Whittington, People's Theatre, Heaton

Brought to you by the team behind 2018's sell-out hit Cinderella, a festive, fun-filled Panto for the whole family!

Wallsend 4.73 miles
Santa Specials, Stephenson Railway Museum

A magical festive vintage train ride to meet Santa Claus and his friends. Booking is essential!

Cramlington 6.26 miles
Northumberlandia Christmas Weekend

Visit Northumberlandia over this 2-day event and enjoy the fayre with a wide variety of activities for everyone.

Stannington 10.04 miles
The Alternative Santa Experience, Whitehouse Farm

Ssshhhhh we are going to let you into a little secret!!!! Not many people know but we have a second Santa.....

Lanchester 15.82 miles
Santa Visits Hall Hill Farm, Durham

Meet Santa in his woodland grotto, sit in his sleigh, sig songs & see the animals in their Winter stables. 

Hartlepool 26.47 miles
Santa’s Quayside Christmas

Join Santa and his elves for a magical Christmas experience on our traditional themed Georgian Quayside.

Raby with Keverstone 28.8 miles
The Enchanted Festive Forest at Raby Castle

Take the Trail through the trees, collect your prize and settle down at the Craft tables. Weekends in Dec.

Raby with Keverstone 28.8 miles
Festive Christmas Market at Raby Castle

Bigger & better than ever! Entry is FREE, stock up on gifts, food & drink plus your tree & meet some real reindeer too! 

Ashington (Northumberland) 13.6 miles
Pit Yard Ice Skating at Woodhorn Museum.

Skate through history on our popular WonderIce Rink. Our pit yard skating is festive fun for everyone.

Ashington (Northumberland) 13.6 miles
Festive Tales with Father Christmas at Woodhorn

Come to our festive family fun event and find out all the insider knowledge from the great man himself!

South Tyneside District (B) 9.95 miles
Father Christmas at Souter Lighthouse

Enjoy a magical festive experience as Father Christmas makes his annual visit to Souter Lighthouse.

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Sunday Lunch with Santa at NUFC, St James Park

Enjoy a two-course Sunday lunch, a taster stadium tour and each child will receive a present from Santa

Gateshead 2.73 miles
Sundays with Santa, Rivers Hotel, Gateshead

Family fun and games with Santa's Elf, a delicious breakfast, then Mr Claus himself pops in to meet the children.

Gateshead District 6.97 miles
Great Run Local, Gibside

A free weekly 2km and 5km timed runs that are open to everyone and are safe and easy to take part in.

Broomley and Stocksfield 13.74 miles
Father Christmas at Wheelbirks

Join in the spirit of Christmas by visiting Santa and his elves in our magical grotto on the farm! 

Murton 16.17 miles
Santa’s Grotto and Real Reindeer, Richardsons Garden Centre

Visit Santa in his grotto and receive a special gift. You can also feed the Real Reindeer everyday.

Murton 16.17 miles
Breakfast with Santa, Richardsons Garden Centre

Enjoy a tasty breakfast and a chat with Santa during weekends in December at Richardsons Garden Centre. 

Hexham 19.52 miles
THE SNOWMAN Film Screening with live orchestra & choir, Queens Hall

Join us for a magically immersive live orchestra concert and screening of the 1982 animated classic ‘The Snowman’.

Sedgefield 23.59 miles
Buddy the Elf's Christmas Party at Hardwick Hall Hotel

Buddy the Elf is back with an all new hilarious and interactive family show for children of all ages!

Grindon 27.54 miles
Supper with Santa at Wynyard Hall

Children will delight in joining Santa for supper… and as a special surprise,meeting Santa's reindeer !

Billingham 29.73 miles
Frozen Ball at Billingham Forum Ice Arena

Meet your favourite characters from the hit movie, and enjoy a fun filled family skate, normal prices apply.

Sunderland 10.85 miles
Reindeer Dash, The Bridges

Can you help Santa by becoming a reindeer for the day in this unique indoor family fun run around The Bridges!

Jarrow 6.83 miles
Santa's Winter Woodland at West Boldon Lodge

Santa and his Elves will return this December to find girls and boys who want to be Elf Helpers and meet Santa.

Sunderland 10.85 miles
Breakfast with Santa, Toby Carvery

This Christmas enjoy a Breakfast with Santa - It just wouldn’t be Christmas without a trip to see him!

Sunderland 7.73 miles
Breakfast with Santa, Nissan

Enjoy a yummy breakfast with an extra special guest - Santa. Wonderful Festive Fun for all the family.

Washington 8.09 miles
Elf Academy, WWT Washington

Help spread the festive cheer with the ALL NEW Elf Academy as it opens its doors to young recruits.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Christmas Lanterns,National Glass Centre

Decorate a glass jar using ribbons, gems, lace and a range of coloured craft materials, then take it home.

Tynemouth 6.83 miles
BIG baby and children’s market - Cheeki Monkeys North Shields

Our markets give parents the chance to buy and sell preloved baby and children’s clothes, toys and equipment! 

Jarrow 6.55 miles
Magical Lunch with Santa, Clarion Hotel Boldon

Enjoy a three course festive lunch and magical afternoon with lots of fun for all of the family and a visit from Santa!

Sunderland 8.86 miles
Santa's Magical Grotto, Liberty Brown

Visit Santa in his magical grotto and receive a personalised present for every child during an afternoon of family fun.

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Christmas Fayre, Regent Farm First School, Gosforth

ALL WELCOME: Santa's Grotto, Christmas gift stalls, raffle, games, prizes and festive food 3.15pm - 4.45pm FREE ENTRY

Morpeth 12.53 miles
Bumps & Babies, Morpeth NCT

Come along and meet new friendly faces, bumps & babies. Various activities each month. 

Gateshead District 6.97 miles
Slings and buggies club, Gibside

Enjoy fresh air and beautiful outdoor space in a supportive and friendly environment with a gentle walk. 

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Little Biscuits Festive Workshops, Biscuit Factory, Newcastle

Creative art workshops for children aged 7-13 led by professional art teachers and practising artists.

Hexham 19.52 miles
The Three Bears At Christmas, Queens Hall

This is a story about Three Bears; Daddy, Mammy and Baby bear. You may think you know it but perhaps not.

Jarrow 6.83 miles
Forest Playschool Christmas Special, West Boldon Lodge

Forest Playschool is returning to West Boldon Lodge this December for a one off Christmas special session! 
 

Sunderland 10.04 miles
Santa is Coming, The Play Cafe

The Play Cafe is delighted to bring you "An Afternoon With Santa" in their very own Winter Wonderland. 

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Glass Jewellery, National Glass Centre

Make your own necklace and badge using glass tiles and glass grains in this advanced fusing workshop.

Sunderland 10.67 miles
Robin Hood, Royalty Theatre

The Royalty takes a trip to Sherwood Forest to meet the most lovable outlaw in the world in this year's pantomime!
 

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Festival of Light, Mowbray Park

The Festival of Light is back with sparkling new lighting installations, live music, street theatre and much more!

Sunderland 11.02 miles
Unicorn Gift Sack, Katie’s Garden

Katie's Garden will be visiting Lexi Jane's Cafe where you can create a gorgeous small unicorn sack ready for Santa.

Wallsend 3.35 miles
Christmas Party with Artventurers North Tyneside

Oodles of singing, dancing, sensory and arty activities to ignite your little ones imagination

Sunderland 10.76 miles
Cinderella, Empire Theatre Sunderland

You shall go to the ball next Christmas, with the spectacular Fairy Godmother of all pantomimes Cinderella!

Wallington Demesne 17.5 miles
Meet Father Christmas at Twilight, Wallington

Meet Father Christmas in his cosy grotto at twilight. Hand him the all important Christmas list. 

Hexham 19.52 miles
A Viking Christmas, Queens Hall

A VIKING CHRISTMAS is a new mid-winter’s show with live music, spell-binding real magic, action and laughter. 

Alnwick 29.09 miles
Winter Light Trail, The Alnwick Garden

This after dark spectacular is fun for all the family and will have your senses buzzing............

Ashington (Northumberland) 13.6 miles
Relaxed Festive Tales with Father Christmas at Woodhorn

Come to our festive family fun event and find out all the insider knowledge from the great man himself!

Ashington (Northumberland) 13.6 miles
Under Fives Fridays Festive Tales with Father Christmas, Woodhorn

Come to our festive family fun event and find out all the insider knowledge from Father Christmas!

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Santa’s Grotto at Eldon Garden Newcastle

Come along and meet Santa in his grotto in Newcastle’s Eldon Garden, you will get a gift from Santa and a photo to keep.

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Christmas Party, Lee Sterry Sports Coaching, Gosforth Academy

Festive Fun fun for children aged 3-12 with an hour of football, games, party food, raffles and presents! 

Wallsend 3.06 miles
Santa's Grotto, Richardson Dees Park, Wallsend

Saturday 14th and Saturday 21st  December 10am -12pm and 1pm-3pm. £4. Stories and a gift for each child from Santa. 

Wallsend 4.73 miles
Santa Specials, Stephenson Railway Museum

A magical festive vintage train ride to meet Santa Claus and his friends. Booking is essential!

Tynemouth 6.41 miles
Free Winter Workshops with Explore Learning!

Fun, FREE workshops for families who are not yet members of Explore to keep their brains active over the festive period.

Gateshead District 6.97 miles
The nights before Christmas, Gibside

Feel festive with tasty street food, live music and some Christmassy entertainment to get you in the festive mood!

Gateshead District 6.97 miles
Park Run, Gibside

Whether you're new to running, a youngster or an Olympic athlete, all runners are welcome. 

South Shields 7.1 miles
Santa at Jingle Bell Square, South Shields Museum

Santa returns to Jingle Bell Square this December to meet the children and find out who's been naughty and nice.

 

Whitley Bay 7.23 miles
Christmas Craft Workshops, Craft House, Whitley Bay

Make as many items as you like... £8 per activity! Places must be booked in advance - simply send us a quick message

Stannington 10.04 miles
The Alternative Santa Experience, Whitehouse Farm

Ssshhhhh we are going to let you into a little secret!!!! Not many people know but we have a second Santa.....

Broomley and Stocksfield 13.74 miles
Father Christmas at Wheelbirks

Join in the spirit of Christmas by visiting Santa and his elves in our magical grotto on the farm! 

Murton 16.17 miles
Santa’s Grotto and Real Reindeer, Richardsons Garden Centre

Visit Santa in his grotto and receive a special gift. You can also feed the Real Reindeer everyday.

Murton 16.17 miles
Breakfast with Santa, Richardsons Garden Centre

Enjoy a tasty breakfast and a chat with Santa during weekends in December at Richardsons Garden Centre. 

Hartlepool 26.47 miles
Santa’s Quayside Christmas

Join Santa and his elves for a magical Christmas experience on our traditional themed Georgian Quayside.

Raby with Keverstone 28.8 miles
The Enchanted Festive Forest at Raby Castle

Take the Trail through the trees, collect your prize and settle down at the Craft tables. Weekends in Dec.

Billingham 29.73 miles
The Wizard of Oz Panto on Ice at Forum Ice Arena, Billingham

Tees Active and Billingham forum Ice Skating Club presents Wizard of Oz on Ice at Billingham Forum Ice Arena

South Tyneside District (B) 5.47 miles
Santa Slime, Red Fox Garden World

The Katie's Garden Gateshead Christmas crafty Elves will be making Santa Slime at Red Fox Garden World.

Jarrow 6.83 miles
Santa's Winter Woodland at West Boldon Lodge

Santa and his Elves will return this December to find girls and boys who want to be Elf Helpers and meet Santa.

Sunderland 10.85 miles
Breakfast with Santa, Toby Carvery

This Christmas enjoy a Breakfast with Santa - It just wouldn’t be Christmas without a trip to see him!

South Shields 6.83 miles
Create and Design for Christmas, The Word

This session gives children the chance to see their design made in front of their eyes on our laser cutters!

Washington 8.09 miles
Elf Academy, WWT Washington

Help spread the festive cheer with the ALL NEW Elf Academy as it opens its doors to young recruits.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Christmas Glass Painting, National Glass Centre

Create a colourful glass painted artwork and choose from one of our bespoke shapes, made especially for Christmas.

Seaham 15.58 miles
Santa Calls, Byron Place Shopping Centre

Santa will be visiting Byron Place Shopping Centre, so pop in and find out whether you've been naughty or nice!

Jarrow 5.47 miles
Elfin' Around the Snowflake Forest, Jarrow Hall

Join Merry, Cookie and Poppy, Santa’s favourite but silliest elves for this interactive theatre performance.

South Shields 6.83 miles
Christmas Tales, The Word

Our storyteller will tell magical Christmas tales in these unique storytelling sessions at The Word.

Ashington (Northumberland) 13.6 miles
Pit Yard Ice Skating at Woodhorn Museum.

Skate through history on our popular WonderIce Rink. Our pit yard skating is festive fun for everyone.

South Shields 6.83 miles
Christmas Crafts, The Word

Enjoy a fun Christmas-themed craft sessions where children will enjoy making a range of festive crafts!

Ashington (Northumberland) 13.6 miles
Festive Tales with Father Christmas at Woodhorn

Come to our festive family fun event and find out all the insider knowledge from the great man himself!

Sunderland 7.73 miles
Festive Family Film Day, Nissan

Enjoy a Festive Family Film - children can come in their PJ’s for a cozy festive time watching Polar Express

South Tyneside District (B) 9.95 miles
Father Christmas at Souter Lighthouse

Enjoy a magical festive experience as Father Christmas makes his annual visit to Souter Lighthouse.

South Shields 6.83 miles
Lunch with Santa and Family Magic Show, Customs House

The big man himself will be joining us at The Customs House for an afternoon filled with festive family fun!

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Blue Christmas, Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens

Get ready for Christmas my making your own amazing Christmas cards and calendars with artist Jo Howell.

Newcastle upon Tyne 0 miles
Breakfast with Santa, Caledonian Hotel, Jesmond

Enjoy a full English Breakfast, then the children will meet Santa & the Naughty Elves and receive a gift 

Newcastle upon Tyne 0 miles
Afternoon Tea with Santa, Caledonian Hotel, Jesmond

Festive afternoon tea with fun Christmas activities & face painting for the children and a gift from Santa    

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Sunday Lunch with Santa at NUFC, St James Park

Enjoy a two-course Sunday lunch, a taster stadium tour and each child will receive a present from Santa

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Chalk presents The Snowman, Gosforth Civic Theatre

A screening of this special Christmas favourite plus snowy crafts and games. For the whole family. 

North Gosforth 2.73 miles
Santa Sunday Lunch, Grand Hotel, Gosforth Park, Newcastle

Treat yourselves and your children to a traditional festive Sunday Lunch followed by a magical visit from Santa

Gateshead 2.73 miles
Sundays with Santa, Rivers Hotel, Gateshead

Family fun and games with Santa's Elf, a delicious breakfast, then Mr Claus himself pops in to meet the children.

Belmont 14.33 miles
Buddy the Elf's Christmas Party at Ramside Hall Hotel

A festive family spectacular jam packed with party games, giveaways, Christmas hits, party dances & Buddy the Elf! 

Sedgefield 23.59 miles
Sleeping Beauty Panto & Sunday Lunch at Hardwick Hall Hotel

Bring the whole family together for this truly magical fairytale pantomime & Sunday lunch at Hardwick Hall Hotel.

Houghton-le-Spring 12.22 miles
Breakfast Brunch and Panto, Rainton Arena

Join Dame Bella Bluebell for an interactive pantomime with fairytale characters, songs and lots of laughter.

Washington 7.73 miles
Brunch with Santa, Holiday Inn Washington

Enjoy a family breakfast brunch while children enjoy the bouncy castle, balloon modelling and Lego. 

Stanley 7.49 miles
Sunday Lunch with Santa at Black Horse Beamish

Don't miss Santa at our Sunday Lunch Carvery with a treat for our younger guests, disco dancing and games with prizes.

Sunderland 7.73 miles
Cinderella Pantomime, Nissan Sports and Leisure Complex

Join Nissan Sports and Leisure Complex for their annual pantomime. This year it's Cinderella.

Longbenton 2.37 miles
Christmas Tree Decorating, Benton Quarry

Help the warden decorate a tree in the park then see how many cartoon reindeer you can spot. FREE, just turn up

 

Hexham 19.52 miles
The Three Bears At Christmas, Queens Hall

This is a story about Three Bears; Daddy, Mammy and Baby bear. You may think you know it but perhaps not.

Jarrow 6.83 miles
Forest Playschool Christmas Special, West Boldon Lodge

Forest Playschool is returning to West Boldon Lodge this December for a one off Christmas special session! 
 

Stanley 7.49 miles
Fireside Stories with Santa & Afternoon Tea at the Black Horse

Santa is on his way to the Black Horse Beamish for a special interactive storytelling adventure this December.

Gateshead 3.35 miles
Sleeping Beauty, Little Theatre Gateshead

Expect plenty of belly laughs, audience participation, glitter and outrageous costumes! Book now!

Grindon 27.54 miles
Supper with Santa at Wynyard Hall

Children will delight in joining Santa for supper… and as a special surprise,meeting Santa's reindeer !

Sunderland 10.04 miles
Santa is Coming, The Play Cafe

The Play Cafe is delighted to bring you "An Afternoon With Santa" in their very own Winter Wonderland. 

Stanley 7.49 miles
Fireside Stories with Santa & Afternoon Tea at the Black Horse

Santa is on his way to the Black Horse Beamish for a special interactive storytelling adventure this December.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Christmas Coasters, National Glass Centre

Make a pair of beautiful fused glass coasters of your own design in this festive fusing workshop.

Stanley 7.49 miles
Fireside Stories with Santa & Afternoon Tea at the Black Horse

Santa is on his way to the Black Horse Beamish for a special interactive storytelling adventure this December.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Festival of Light Christmas Shows, Mowbray Park

Make My Day Events will be delivering some truly magical Christmas shows at the Festival of Light.

Hexham 19.52 miles
The Three Bears At Christmas, Queens Hall

This is a story about Three Bears; Daddy, Mammy and Baby bear. You may think you know it but perhaps not.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Festival of Light, Mowbray Park

The Festival of Light is back with sparkling new lighting installations, live music, street theatre and much more!

Lanchester 15.82 miles
Santa Visits Hall Hill Farm, Durham

Meet Santa in his woodland grotto, sit in his sleigh, sig songs & see the animals in their Winter stables. 

Wallington Demesne 17.5 miles
Meet Father Christmas at Twilight, Wallington

Meet Father Christmas in his cosy grotto at twilight. Hand him the all important Christmas list. 

Hartlepool 26.47 miles
Santa’s Quayside Christmas

Join Santa and his elves for a magical Christmas experience on our traditional themed Georgian Quayside.

Ashington (Northumberland) 13.6 miles
Relaxed Festive Tales with Father Christmas at Woodhorn

Come to our festive family fun event and find out all the insider knowledge from the great man himself!

Ashington (Northumberland) 13.6 miles
Under Fives Fridays Festive Tales with Father Christmas, Woodhorn

Come to our festive family fun event and find out all the insider knowledge from Father Christmas!

Cramlington 6.26 miles
Zone 22 Family Christmas Screening - Arthur Christmas

Join us at Zone 22 on our final countdown to the big day for our family Christmas screening of Arthur Christmas (U)! 🎄

Stanley 7.49 miles
Fireside Stories with Santa & Afternoon Tea at the Black Horse

Santa is on his way to the Black Horse Beamish for a special interactive storytelling adventure this December.

Newcastle upon Tyne 0 miles
Breakfast with Santa, Caledonian Hotel, Jesmond

Enjoy a full English Breakfast, then the children will meet Santa & the Naughty Elves and receive a gift 

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Santa’s Grotto at Eldon Garden Newcastle

Come along and meet Santa in his grotto in Newcastle’s Eldon Garden, you will get a gift from Santa and a photo to keep.

Gateshead 1.93 miles
A Jazzy Christmas, Sage Gateshead

New arrangements of festive favourites penned by ‘brilliant young pianist’ Paul Edis. This was a sell out in 2017 & 2018 

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.93 miles
Polar Express Screening, Discovery Museum

A festive treat - the all time classic film shown on the big screen in the Great Hall of the Discovery Museum

Wallsend 3.06 miles
Santa's Grotto, Richardson Dees Park, Wallsend

Saturday 14th and Saturday 21st  December 10am -12pm and 1pm-3pm. £4. Stories and a gift for each child from Santa. 

Gateshead 4.1 miles
Winter Wonderland, Gateshead

This Christmas 2019, Ginger Parties brings you Santa's Grotto; a one hour, fun-filled Christmas experience!

Wallsend 4.73 miles
Santa Specials, Stephenson Railway Museum

A magical festive vintage train ride to meet Santa Claus and his friends. Booking is essential!

Whitley Bay 7.23 miles
Christmas Craft Workshops, Craft House, Whitley Bay

Make as many items as you like... £8 per activity! Places must be booked in advance - simply send us a quick message

Stanley 7.49 miles
Frozen Afternoon Tea & Princess Party at the Black Horse Beamish

Make your little princesses dreams come true and enjoy an exciting afternoon with your favourite Frozen characters!

Tynemouth 7.49 miles
Christmas Party with Artventurers North Tyneside

Oodles of singing, dancing, sensory and arty activities to ignite your little ones imagination

Stannington 10.04 miles
The Alternative Santa Experience, Whitehouse Farm

Ssshhhhh we are going to let you into a little secret!!!! Not many people know but we have a second Santa.....

Grindon 27.54 miles
Enchanted Woodland Adventure at Wynyard Hall

Meet the reindeer & help the Elves find Wynnie & have a festive woodland adventure! ADVANCE BOOKING ONLY.

Raby with Keverstone 28.8 miles
The Enchanted Festive Forest at Raby Castle

Take the Trail through the trees, collect your prize and settle down at the Craft tables. Weekends in Dec.

Jarrow 6.55 miles
Breakfast with Buddy the Elf and Friends, Clarion Hotel Boldon

Join Buddy, Santa’s Chief Elf and his best friends Tinsel and Shiny for a morning of interactive fun.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Lovely Christmas, National Glass Centre

Get in the Christmas spirit with four exciting art activities taking place throughout the day.

Ashington (Northumberland) 13.6 miles
Pit Yard Ice Skating at Woodhorn Museum.

Skate through history on our popular WonderIce Rink. Our pit yard skating is festive fun for everyone.

Newcastle upon Tyne 2.37 miles
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Ashington (Northumberland) 13.6 miles
Festive Tales with Father Christmas at Woodhorn

Come to our festive family fun event and find out all the insider knowledge from the great man himself!

South Tyneside District (B) 9.95 miles
Father Christmas at Souter Lighthouse

Enjoy a magical festive experience as Father Christmas makes his annual visit to Souter Lighthouse.

Sunderland 10.5 miles
Lunch With Santa, Grand Hotel Sunderland

Join us for a festive lunch with Santa; fun for all the family with a delicious buffet lunch and a visit from Santa.

Washington 7.36 miles
Meet the Green Man - Winter King, Washington Old Hall

Meet the Green Man in his indoor woodland grotto and find out if you have been naughty or nice this year.

South Shields 6.83 miles
Lunch with Santa and Family Magic Show, Customs House

The big man himself will be joining us at The Customs House for an afternoon filled with festive family fun!

Newcastle upon Tyne 0 miles
Breakfast with Santa, Caledonian Hotel, Jesmond

Enjoy a full English Breakfast, then the children will meet Santa & the Naughty Elves and receive a gift 

Gateshead 1.93 miles
The Snowman, Sage Gateshead

A firm family favourite, Christmas just wouldn’t be Christmas at Sage Gateshead without the Snowman!

Gateshead 2.73 miles
Sundays with Santa, Rivers Hotel, Gateshead

Family fun and games with Santa's Elf, a delicious breakfast, then Mr Claus himself pops in to meet the children.

North Tyneside District (B) 3.62 miles
Frozen 2 Workshop, Rising Sun, Benton

A festive afternoon of dancing, games and crafts with two very special guests. For age 3 - 7 year olds

Ashington (Northumberland) 13.6 miles
Relaxed Festive Tales with Father Christmas at Woodhorn

Come to our festive family fun event and find out all the insider knowledge from the great man himself!

Ashington (Northumberland) 13.6 miles
Relaxed Pit Yard Ice Skating at Woodhorn

Skate through history on our popular WonderIce Rink. Our pit yard skating is festive fun for everyone.

Sunderland 10.85 miles
Afternoon Tea & Cinema Double Bill, Roker Hotel

Enjoy an afternoon tea and double-bill movie viewing for the little one plus Elf and Grinch will be visiting!

Stanley 7.49 miles
Sunday Lunch with Santa at Black Horse Beamish

Don't miss Santa at our Sunday Lunch Carvery with a treat for our younger guests, disco dancing and games with prizes.

Washington 7.73 miles
Santa's Sunday Lunch, Holiday Inn Washington

Join us for a fun-filled Three-course carvery lunch and a visit from Santa with a selection box for each child!!

Cramlington 6.26 miles
Zone 22 presents family Christmas Screening of ELF!

Join us at Zone 22 on our final countdown to the big day for our family Christmas screening of ELF (PG)! 🎄

Newcastle upon Tyne 0 miles
Afternoon Tea with Santa, Caledonian Hotel, Jesmond

Festive afternoon tea with fun Christmas activities & face painting for the children and a gift from Santa    

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Christmas holidays at Stepney Bank Stables, Newcastle

Junior Jockey Activity mornings for age 3-6, Junior Ride & Craft and Own your Pony days for children age 8-12

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.93 miles
Christmas Family Disco, Discovery Museum, Newcastle - SOLD OUT

A perfect pre-Christmas treat for your little ones and a chance for all the family to get on their party clothes - SOLD OUT

Jarrow 6.83 miles
Santa's Winter Woodland at West Boldon Lodge

Santa and his Elves will return this December to find girls and boys who want to be Elf Helpers and meet Santa.

Murton 16.17 miles
Santa’s Grotto and Real Reindeer, Richardsons Garden Centre

Visit Santa in his grotto and receive a special gift. You can also feed the Real Reindeer everyday.

Murton 16.17 miles
Breakfast with Santa, Richardsons Garden Centre

Enjoy a tasty breakfast and a chat with Santa during weekends in December at Richardsons Garden Centre. 

Sunderland 10.41 miles
Festive Football and Fortneet Course, Beacon of Light

Children aged 5 - 13 can join us at the Beacon of Light for the our Festive Football and Footneet holiday course.

Sunderland 10.85 miles
Breakfast with Santa, Toby Carvery

This Christmas enjoy a Breakfast with Santa - It just wouldn’t be Christmas without a trip to see him!

Sunderland 10.41 miles
Little Dribblers Playgroup Christmas Party, Beacon of Light

Don your favourite Christmas jumper and join us for some festive party games and a buffet at the Beacon of Light. 

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Mirror Sandblasting, National Glass Centre

Take inspiration from our exhibition and create your own mirrored artwork. What will you create?

Sunderland 10.85 miles
Santa at Six Soldiers Suite, Roker Hotel

HO HO HO! - Who's that beloved bearded gent with the red coat, bag of goodies and Christmas cheer?

Jarrow 6.55 miles
A Magical Frosty Event, Clarion Hotel Boldon

Join us for an afternoon of fantastical frosty themed entertainment at Clarion Hotel with 'The Snow Sisters'.

Stanley 7.49 miles
Fireside Stories with Santa & Afternoon Tea at the Black Horse

Santa is on his way to the Black Horse Beamish for a special interactive storytelling adventure this December.

Jarrow 6.55 miles
Breakfast with Buddy the Elf and Friends, Clarion Hotel Boldon

Join Buddy, Santa’s Chief Elf and his best friends Tinsel and Shiny for a morning of interactive fun.

Sunderland 11.44 miles
Breakfast with Santa, The Scullery Silksworth

Back by popular demand. Come and join us this Christmas Eve 9.30-11.30 for breakfast with Santa.

Stanley 7.49 miles
Fireside Stories with Santa & Afternoon Tea at the Black Horse

Santa is on his way to the Black Horse Beamish for a special interactive storytelling adventure this December.

Gateshead District 6.97 miles
Boxing Day Breather, Gibside

Walk off the turkey and get some fresh air on Boxing Day with a walk through the woods and gardens.

Cartington 24.94 miles
Boxing day ranger walk, Cragside

Join the ranger team on a walk around the estate, taking in stunning winter scenery along the way.

Grindon 27.54 miles
Reindeer & Elf Trail at Wynyard Hall

Come and meet Santa’s REAL Reindeer at Wynyard Hall this Christmas! Stroke and feed the beautiful  reindeer!

Sunderland 10.5 miles
Boxing Day Dip, Seaburn Seafront

'The Boxing Day Dip' takes place at Seaburn Beach and has become a part of Sunderland's history.

 

Jarrow 6.55 miles
Boxing Day Panto - The Little Mermaid, Clarion Hotel Boldon

Join us for this action packed adventure and under the sea experience enjoyed by boys and girls!

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Jack Frost, Gosforth Civic Theatre

Jack Frost is a music filled Christmas show about friendship and the joy of joining in. For age 4+ 

North Gosforth 2.73 miles
Grand Festive Panto, Grand Hotel Gosforth Park, Newcastle

Relax with the whole family at this festive favourite for all generations: Beauty and the Beast

Gateshead District 6.97 miles
Winter Wildlife Adventure, Gibside

Follow clues and complete activities to discover Gibside’s hidden winter wildlife. 11am - 3pm 

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Christmas Snowman and Snowy Owl Sandcast, National Glass Centre

Make your own unique design then create a festive glass Snowman or Snowy Owl using sand to make a mould.

Gateshead 1.93 miles
Big Family Festive Fun, Sage Gateshead

Come along for a joyful jumble of seasonal singing, playing and dancing and general festive merriment!

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Family Fusing, National Glass Centre

Get together as a group and learn about the fusing process while your group makes a large fused glass panel.

Sunderland 10.85 miles
Frozen Party, Roker Hotel

Children can dust off their Elsa & Anna costumes and 'Let it Go' one more time as this sing-along-themed party!

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Christmas Snowman and Snowy Owl Sandcast, National Glass Centre

Make your own unique design then create a festive glass Snowman or Snowy Owl using sand to make a mould.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Hot Chocolate Mug, National Glass Centre

Paint a design onto a ceramic mug, take it home and simply bake it in your own oven, then it’s ready to use.

Washington 7.73 miles
New Year's Eve Family Party, Holiday Inn Washington

Welcome in the New Year with a scrumptious three-course buffet and children's entertainment.

Cartington 24.94 miles
New year's day ranger walk, Cragside

Start as you mean to go on this year and join a ranger led walk to complete your first 10,000 steps of 2020.

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.93 miles
Liquid Science Show, Discovery Museum

Bubbleologist Jesse will be demonstrating the amazing capabilities of liquids in an indoor interactive bubble show

Newcastle upon Tyne 2.37 miles
Grandpa's Great Escape, Utilita Arena, Newcastle

The first ever stage adaptation of Grandpa’s Great Escape, best-selling book by actor and comedian David Walliams

Sunderland 10.41 miles
Football Camp, Beacon of Light

Every school holiday, Beacon of Light run a wide range of fun sports activities for boys and girls.

Sunderland 10.41 miles
School of Dance, Beacon of Light

Every Easter, Summer, Christmas and Half-Term holiday, we run a wide range of fun sports activities for boys and girls.

Newcastle upon Tyne 2.73 miles
Free Winter Workshops with Explore Learning!

Fun, FREE workshops for families who are not yet members of Explore to keep their brains active over the festive period.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Christmas Snowman and Snowy Owl Sandcast, National Glass Centre

Make your own unique design then create a festive glass Snowman or Snowy Owl using sand to make a mould.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Festive Art Seekers, National Glass Centre

Come along for a special 1.5 hour long themed session of absolute fun with Theatre Tots North East.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Christmas Glass Painting, National Glass Centre

Create a colourful glass painted artwork and choose from one of our bespoke shapes, made especially for Christmas.