Kids What’s On
Oriental Museum: Nov 23rd 2019
Come and see the Ancient Egyptian jewellery on display and make your own Egyptian collar necklace.
The Polar Express Festive Story Workshop
Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s Book: Nov 23rd 2019 - Nov 30th 2019
This winter pop on your pyjamas and head to Seven Stories. Enjoy an interactive telling of this beautiful tale, snuggle with a warm drink and tasty treat, then create a clever festive cardboard craft to take home to decorate your tree.
Big Fish Little Fish Newcastle 'Neon and Glitter' themed Family Rave
Northumbria University Students' Union: Nov 24th 2019
Award winning, critically acclaimed family fun event for the post-rave generation of parents - helping them to be responsibly irresponsible since 2013.
Chalk presents Indie Disco
Gosforth Civic Theatre: Nov 24th 2019
Dig out those copies of Melody Maker, dust off your air guitar and prepare for all those lyrics to come flooding back, as we celebrate your misspent youth and the songs that soundtracked it.
Tiny Time Travellers - Medieval Mischief
Newcastle Castle: Nov 25th 2019
Join in as you travel through time to explore different aspects of Newcastle Castle’s 800 year history
Starlight: A Winter's Storytelling Show
Shipley Art Gallery: Nov 29th 2019
The story of little possum, who went outside one night and saw bright stars shining in the sky. With music by Ken Patterson.
Festive Tales with Father Christmas
Woodhorn Museum : Nov 30th 2019
Meet Father Christmas and enjoy some seasonal stories featuring classics like ‘The Snowman’ and ‘The Polar Express’. Time slots: 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm.
Santa Claus @ Life
Life Science Centre: Nov 30th 2019
Christmas wouldn’t be complete without a family visit to Santa’s Grotto. Our favourite fella in red will be sprinkling some festive sparkle in Times Square every weekend in December. (plus Monday 23rd December)
Oriental Museum: Nov 30th 2019
See the stunning Chinese horse model on display and make your own galloping horse puppet.
Stephenson Railway Museum: Nov 30th 2019
Melt into the magic of Christmas and make memories with your loved ones on a festive heritage train ride to meet Santa Claus and his guests.
Santa Claus at Jingle Bell Square
South Shields Museum & Art Gallery: Nov 30th 2019
A very jolly Santa Claus and his helpers will be making a special visit to the museum.
Clay Animal Making Workshop
BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art: Nov 30th 2019 - Dec 21st 2019
Join North East ceramic artist Alex Sickling inspired by BALTIC’s exhibition Animalesque. Families of all ages and abilities are invited to get creative with clay and craft their favourite animal to take home and cherish, or gift to a loved one for Christmas.
Santa’s Enchanted Wonderland Grotto
The Bowes Museum: Dec 1st 2019
1st-22nd December. Santa has made space again in his busy pre-Christmas schedule to come to the Museum this December so join him for a magical family experience.