With Spring in full bloom there is simply no better time of year to visit and enjoy Northumberland at it’s most beautiful. As you would expect with the Bank Holiday towards the start of the month there are a huge number of things to do.
There are various gardens around the County and they are particularly spectacular this month and shouldn’t be missed. As well as all the wide range of events hosted around the region.
Amble Puffin Festival
26 – 28 May 2018
Amble Puffin Festival celebrates everything Puffin!Fun and activities in the Friendliest Port at the best time of year to see the Coquet Island puffins, as they prepare to take care of their newly hatched pufflings.
The festival will include: craft fair, guided nature walks, bird watching, local history talks, arts and crafts, watersports and live music. There will be events to interest all age groups. Events will be held in a variety of locations throughout the town.
Once again, in conjunction with Live Music Now Scotland and Paxton House, the extremely successful free one-hour taster concerts Music at Paxton…Plus return to the Music at Paxton Festival. 2018 marks the 10th anniversary of Music at Paxton and Live Music Now Scotland working together to help take music out into the Scottish Borders community and give young artists at the start of their professional careers the opportunity to perform at Paxton House.
This year the festival welcomes Scelerisque Duo on Sunday 6 May at 2.30pm.
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