Raring2go! Newcastle

18 13–14 May: The Late Shows, Newcastle. Cultural venues open late in the evening. Suitable for older children and teens. Full details thelateshows.org.uk 21 & 22 May: Blyth Battery Goes To War. 10am -4pm. FREE ENTRY. Weapons Demonstrations, Home Front Display, Beach Battle, Military Vehicles, Live Entertainment. 21 May - 25 September: Emperor for a Day, Vindolanda. Dress your favourite bear or plush toy as an emperor for the day and bring them out to meet our Emperor bears at the museums. 26-30 May: Funfair, Royal Quays Independent & Outlet Centre, North Shields 28 May: Whitley Bay Carnival 28 & 29 May: Walltown Warrior 1900, Walltown Country Park. A 3k fun challenge event for the whole family. 28 May-5 June: LEGO® Brick Workshops, Washington Wetland Centre. Daily sessions - 10.3011.30am or 1-2pm (booking essential). 28 May – 5 June: Kids Rule! Belsay Hall. Get ready for a right royal knees-up. Celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with costumed storytellers, hands-on activities and fresh-air family fun. 28 May – 5 June: Platinum Jubilee Celebrations this May Half Term! Beamish Museum 28 May – 5 June: Kids Rule May half term! Warkworth Castle 1-3 June: Marcus the Medicus, Vindolanda. Join Marcus at the Roman Vindolanda to explore the world of ancient medicine and what the difference is between working as a medic in the Roman times and today. 1 June-1 September: Hadrian’s Wall 1900 Festival - Wall in Motion, Great North Museum. A spectacular and immersive digital projection mapping experience, on a monumental scale. 2 June: SPRING BANK HOLIDAY visit our website for all the latest events - raring2go.co.uk 2-5 June: Pop-up Railway in Wheelbirks Orchard. 12pm - 4.45pm. 3 June: Northumberland County Show, a fun day out for all the family. FOR YOUR CHANCE TO WIN A FAMILY TICKET SEE PAGE 23! 3 June: Queen’s Jubilee - see website for latest events. www.raring2go.co.uk 4 & 5 June: Amble Puffin Festival. 10-19 June: Hexham Book Festival. 12 June: Open Farm Sunday, Wheelbirks. FREE ENTRY. Tractor & trailer rides, meet the farm animals, bouncy castle, go karts and much more. 12 June: Morpeth Fair Day, 10am - 5pm. 25 & 26 June: Gone to the Wall, Outdoor Theatre at Vindolanda. An entertaining play set in AD122 about Hadrian’s mammoth undertaking to build his wall. Romans, Celts, music and laughter throughout.