Food and drink events in Northumberland

Where else can you find a puffin festival, international music events and a cavalcade of 150 horses and riders setting off to ‘ride the bounds’, but in Northumberland?

From food festivals to agricultural shows celebrating rural life, Northumberland plays host to a host of events throughout the year.

Food festivals with celebrity chefs and a smorgasbord of fine local produce to tuck into take place at Berwick, Alnwick and Tynedale. Discover walking festivals to strike out upon in Haltwhistle, Rothbury and Berwick.

There are events ranging from the downright bizarre, like Allendale’s Tar Bar’l where costumed men celebrate New Year by carrying flaming barrels of tar on their heads; to events to learn new skills, like star gazing into Northumberland’s darkest skies at Kielder Observatory.

English Heritage, the National Trust and Northumberland National Park run events and activities throughout the year. Visit their websites for more details or browse our events listings for more information.

Whatever your age or interest there are plenty of events for everyone to enjoy in Northumberland. Find food and drink events in Northumberland below.

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  • Type: Event
  • Category group: , Food Event
  • Start date: 26/05/2019
  • End date: 24/08/2019
  • Type(s): Events
Afternoon Tea
Food Event
Tea by the Sea, meet up with friends for an afternoon enjoying the stunning views over the bay while having...Afternoon Tea. ...
Meet The Maker - Hepple Gin
Food Event
Join us for a delicious three-course meal, cookery demonstration and gin tasting with Fresh Element and Northumberland's Hepple Gin. The Sill’s chefs will be showcasing some fascinating ways to ...
The Sill Food Fair
Food Event
This weekend-long gourmet gala comes complete with activities, events and music. ...
Meet The Maker - Steel Bonnets Whisky
Food Event
An opportunity to meet the makers of Steel Bonnets Whisky from The Lakes Distillery. Talk to the producers and enjoy a welcome drink, before the team from Fresh Element provide a cookery demonstration ...
Wilde Farm Market
Food Event
Ponteland Market - first Sunday of every month. Fresh, seasonable fruit & vegetables. Northumbrian reared meat. Local artists, makers & producers. ...
Makers and Bakers Market
Family event
Manor Walks’ food and craft market features independent traders from across the North East selling homemade goods and home grown produce, from 9am-5pm both indoors and outdoors of the centre, ev ...
Northumberland Miners’ Picnic 2019
Outdoor Event
You're warmly invited to the Northumberland Miners Picnic 2019 Celebrate the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic, a jam-packed day out for all the family, the Miners’ Picnic is rooted in our loc ...
Father's Day Lunch at Charlton Hall
Food Event
Treat your Dad to the Father of all lunches at Charlton Hall this Father’s Day. Served in the stunning Looking Glass, guests can enjoy a delicious three- course meal at Charlton Hall. Starring & ...
The Father of all Lunches
Food Event
Treat your Dad to the Father of all lunches at Charlton Hall this Father’s Day. Served in the stunning Looking Glass, guests can enjoy a delicious three-course meal at Charlton Hall. Starring &l ...
Food Event
Enjoy lovely views of the River Tyne when you visit our first ever Food Fair. Dogs welcome. ...

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