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Tyneside Winter Wonderland – Friday 30th November to Sunday 2nd December

By 26th October 2018 No Comments

Tyneside Winter Wonderland is back for a third year of festive family fun over three days!

Winter Wonderland will open on Friday 30th November from 3-6pm with fairground rides, *Children’s Christmas Party and the ever popular Yuletide Tipi (see below).

Over the weekend of Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd December there will be a family-orientated fun programme including *Santa’s Grotto and an Elves Workshop, featuring festive crafts.

This year Linskill will be host to a Festive Farm Yard featuring sheep, geese, goats and smaller fluffy animals, so the children can see up close and learn about them.

There will be festive stalls in Trevelyan Hall over the weekend and entertainment in the form of singing, music and dance performances from local groups (see below).

Provisional Programme

  • Saturday 1st December (Main Stage)
    12noon   Derek’s Signing Singalong
    2pm        Dance Kaleidoscope
  • Sunday 2nd December (Main Stage)
    12noon   Holly’s School of Steel

Yuletide Tipi

From Friday to Sunday the Tipi will be open, serving its usual festive offerings of mulled wine, hot chocolate and marshmallows to roast on the open fire.

The Tipi stays open late into the evening and there will be a variety of local performers singing some Christmas classics to get you into the festive spirit.

Tipi Opening Hours
Friday 30th November       3pm – 10.30pm
Saturday 1st December      11am – 10.30pm
Sunday 2nd December       11am – 8.30pm

*Entry to the Tyneside Winter Wonderland is FREE (please note some activities will incur a small charge)

* Pre-booking is recommended for Santa’s Grotto and the Children’s Christmas Party – tickets available from reception or call 0191 257 8000.