What’s On Guide Northumberland & Scottish Borders * JULY *

What’s On Guide Northumberland & Scottish Borders * JULY *

It is July tomorrow! This year is going by super fast, and in a few days here, it will be the start of the summer school holidays! I love the school holidays and planning lots of fun days for the boys to enjoy.

The Scottish Borders and Northumberland host some awesome events for July this year, and as a mum to three boys I know it can be hard finding suitable things to do. So I have put together a handy list for these areas with a rundown of the events that I think will be worth a visit.

Scottish Borders

1st Neverland Trail – Bowhill House

3rd Sea Safari Rockpool – Eyemouth Leisure Centre

5th St Abbs Market – Ebba Centre

6th Pony Rides – Born In The Borders

7th Archery – Bowhill House

10th Much Ado About Nothing – Duns Castle

10th Coldstream SW1 Summer walk – Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre

11th Gangsta Granny – Harmony House

12th Kids Print Party – Eyemouth Hippodrome

14th Summer Social – Borders Ice Rink

17th Hand & Foot Pottery – Hurly Burly

19th Boogie beat jungle party – Duns Rugby Club

19th Wet Felting workshops – Beirhope Farm

20th St Abbs Diving Weekend – St Abbs

21st Light Railway – Quercus Garden Plants

23rd Kids Pizza Making – Giacopazzis

26th/27th Border Union Show – Kelso

31st Sea Safari – Coldingham Beach Cafe

Various Dates – Poop Poop Mr Toad Summer School – Paxton House


1st My Yogi Bairns – Berwick

1st – various dates . The Dough Zone – Heatherslaw mill

1st – Various. Archery – Kielder Forest

1st – Various. Bushcraft – Kielder Forest

3rd Chitty Chitty Bang Bang – The Maltings Berwick

4th Parent and toddler baking – Funstation Prudhoe

5th Foraging Event – Bamburgh Castle

5th Bats & Pizza Nights – Wild Northumberland

6th Brocksbushes summer fayre – Brocksbushes

6th 1940s steam weekend – Aln Valley Railway

6th – 7th Clash Of The Romans – Hadrian’s wall

13th Longhorns and other beetles – Denholme Woods

13th Dinosaur Roadshow – The gate church Prudhoe

14th Afternoon tea in the park – Spittal

15th Berwick Beach Clean – Berwick

19th Rothbury Traditional Music Festival – Rothbury

20th – 21st Legendary Joust – Belsay Hall

20th Make & Do – Berwick Museum

20th – 22nd Jail Birds make & do – Hexham Gaol

21st Glendale Festival – Glendale

21st Invasion X – Woodhorn Museum

24th Toy Story 4 – Seahouses hub

28th Vintage car & stunt drive – Alnwick

30th Ranger School – Landscape Discovery Centre

30th Medieval myths & legends – Warkworth Castle

Various dates – Harry Potter Fun – Alnwick Castle

Have fun and make memories, You only get 18 summers with your kids. 18!

Kelly X


A thirty something mum to three amazing boys, wife to a marketing wizard. Living life in the countryside. Lover of all things nerd.

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