Celebrate...The Northumberland Miners’ Picnic 2017: a fun, family day out rooted in local heritage reimagined with a contemporary twist!
Enjoy... a fantastic programme of performers on the Bandstand Stage with LINDISFARNE opening the stage at 12noon.
Discover... some of the regions most talented food producers and arts and craft makers in the Picnic Market located in our historic Workshop Galleries.
Explore… Woodhorn Museum and the historic colliery site. Get creative at our pop-up art workshops and refuel at our café, food stalls and beer tent!
Remember… the people, places and industry that brought us the tradition of the Northumberland Miners’ Picnic. Attend The Miners’ Memorial Service and visit Jeremy Deller's Battle of Orgreave exhibition in the main museum.
10.00am – 5.00pm- Picnic Market, pop-up art workshops, street theatre and more
10.15am- Miners’ Memorial Service and Wreath Laying
12noon- LINDISFARNE 1.15pm- PITMAN Eliot Smith Dance Company
2pm- Brass Marras featuring Ashington Colliery Band, Bedlington Brass Band, Ellington Colliery Band and Jayess Newbiggin Brass Band 3pm- Alistair Anderson & Friends
4pm- Rob Heron and the Tea Pad Orchestra
|Type||Entry for||Guide price|
|Saturday||10/06/2017||Saturday||10/06/2017||10:00 - 17:00|
Child / family friendly