July - Events and What's On in Northumberland

Alnwick Garden
Summer is here and there's a packed calendar of events in July with the start of the Summer Holidays. We'll highlight our top events this month along with the best gardens and places to visit to help you make the most of your spare time.

There's an in depth listing of what's on in the week ahead on our Events This Week page. It's crammed full with even more ideas for things to do and is updated weekly. If you would like to receive our monthly newsletter including an overview of what's on, reviews and more, just let us have your email address here.

Rothbury Traditional Music Festival
A highlight of the Festival scene in July is the annual Rothbuy Traditional Music Festival which takes over the Village of Rothbury for a whole weekend. Taking place from Friday 19th July to Sunday 21st July 2013 there will be plenty of live music, an open stage and other community events in this beautiful Village location. See their website for more info.

Cinema and the Arts
Northumberland's Arts Centres and Cinemas offer an excellent choice and range of theatre and film. If the weather is bad, or just too cold to tackle, why not stay indoors and enjoy some culture or a film. The Maltings in Berwick, Alnwick PlayhouseQueen's Hall Arts Centre in Hexham, The Forum Cinema in Hexham and The Phoenix Theatre in Blyth. For a list of weekly Markets and Farmer's Markets visit our Markets in Northumberland page.

There is a full list of events for the month of June below, with web links where available for more information. For regular updates and news don't forget to follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

Sat 13th & 14th July 2013 10am to 4pm
Northern English Springer Spaniel Rescue's annual Summer Fundraiser, held at the fantastic Druridge Bay Country Park in Northumberland. Lots to do for all the family, both two legged and four, gundog activities, flyball demonstration, fun dog show, stalls, help raise much needed funds for a long standing, busy charity. Druridge Bay Country Park NE61 5BX

Northumberland Wildlife Trust Events
Thursday 18 July 10.30-12noon
Animal signs, tracks and trails
Location: Leaplish Waterside Park, Kielder

Thursday 25 July 10am and 10.30am
Pond dipping
Location: Leaplish Waterside Park, Kielder

A fundraising event on Saturday 19 July at Lesbury Village Hall in aid of local dog rescue charity SHAK (Safe Homes And Kindness reg charity no 1125159) from 10am to 1pm.  There will be coffees, cakes and crafts for sale.
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Corbridge Festival 7 July 2012 Tynedale RFC, Corbridge Festival Website 
Burgham horse Trials 13 July 2012 Burgham Park Website 
Burgham horse Trials 14 July 2012 Burgham Park Website 
Otterburn Festival 14 July 2012 Redesdale on A696/A68 Website 
Burgham Horse Trials 15 July 2012 Burgham Park Website 
Otterburn Festival 15 July 2012 Redesdale on A696/A68 Website 
Crowning of the Salmon Queen 19 July 2012 Berwick Town Hall, 7pm  
Glendale Free Festival 22 July 2012 North of the National Park Website 
Craster Arms Beer Festival 28 July 2012 Beadnell Website 
Craster Arms Beer Festival 29 July 2012 Beadnell Website 
Traditional Northumbrian Music 4 July 2013 St. Aidan’s Church, Bamburgh NE69 7BN Website 
Brinkburn Music Festival 5 July 2013 Brinkburn Website 
Brinkburn Music Festival 6 July 2013 Brinkburn Website 
North East Chilli Festival 6 July 2013 Seaton Delaval Hall Website 
North East Chilli Festival 7 July 2013 Seaton Delaval Hall Website 
Brinkburn Music Festival 7 July 2013 Brinkburn Website 
Primate Weekend 13 July 2013 Kirkley Hall Zoo Website 
Primate Weekend 14 July 2013 Kirkley Hall Zoo Website 
BBQ and Jazz Night / Morris Dancers 14 July 2013 1pm until late Black Bull, Etal  
Rothbury Music Festival 19 July 2013 Rothbury Website 
Rothbury Music Festival 20 July 2013 Rothbury Website 
Rothbury Music Festival 21 July 2013 Rothbury Website 
Traditional Northumbrian Music 25 July 2013 The Village Hall, Rennington NE66 3RR Website 
Antique & Collectors Fair 27 July 2013 The Town Hall, Berwick-upon-Tweed  
Alzheimer's Society Berwick Stall Event 31 July 2013 10am - 2pm Berwick Upon Tweed  
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