The Music and Dances of Northumbria

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The Alnwick Garden comes alive with the music and dances of Northumbria. A musical day out for all the family – Explore the beauty of the gardens whilst learning about Northumberland’s own musical traditions.


Hear the sweet sound of the Northumbrian smallpipes & take part in a traditional family-friendly ceilidh! You may also be lucky enough to hear some of our youngest local musicians, performing around the gardens as part of the Duchess of Northumberland’s Busking Scheme!

Family Friendly Ceilidh with Windy Gyle Band (featuring musical interlude from our Northumbrian piper). Windy Gyle Band will lead you through Northumberland’s local ceilidh dances. All ages welcome.

Sun 22nd & Sun 29th July
Sat 4th August & Sat 11th August

Venue: The Alnwick Garden

The Music and Dances of Northumbria

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