We’ve put together a list of events for all the family this December. We hope you enjoy!

DEC 4th

Festive Children’s Cupcake Decorating With Afternoon Tea

Tues 16:00 UTC · Cafe at Inn on the Park Allensford

A fun filled festive session where we will be learning to decorate 4 Christmas cupcakes. Oddles of buttercream and cute designs to choose from.
A perfect after school treat.
Afterwards a scrumptious afternoon tea will be served with sandwiches, crisps, festive treat, Christmas ice cream and of course hot chocolate!

£16 per child

DEC 6th

Christmas tasting & Late Night Opening

Thurs 16:00 UTC · Sweethart, Bistro, Bakery & coffee shop · Consett

**Christmas Tasting Night + Late Night Shopping***
Sweetharts will be hosting a tasting night where any orders placed on that night for Christmas will get 10% their order
This will tie in with the Blackhills late night shopping on December the 6th where you can buy anything from high fashion at TLC, fantastic gifts at Jasper too and Angels in the Attic and even a Christmas photo gift from Sarah Thew photography and lots more.
Sweetharts Bistro will also be open for food & drinks.
Tel 01207 501100 to book

DEC 8th

Breakfast with Santa

Sat 08:30 UTC · Jolly Drovers in Leadgate · Consett

Join us at The Jolly Drovers on 8th, 15th and 22nd December for the return of our popular Breakfast with Santa! All children will receive a present from Santa????

Due to high demand booking is essential for Breakfast with Santa, so please don’t hesitate to get in touch and reserve your spot!

Phone: 01207 500999

DEC 8th

Family Xmas Party ..don’t miss out!

Sat 13:00 UTC · Grove & Moorside Community & Social Club · Consett

2 Performances ..1 Great Tribute Show to ” The Best Girl Band Ever “..Little Mix  from BBC1’s ” Better than the real thing”..It’s ” Little Fix” ..tickets on sale now only £6


DEC 10th

Drones and Local History a talk by Graham Robson

Mon 19:00 UTC · Consett Fire Station · Consett

Local drone flyer Graham Robson will talk about the use of drones to add to our understanding of local landscapes and history

He will be bringing the Drone with him

£2 per person

DEC 10th

Gift tag and lunch (soup, sandwich and festive hot drink)

Mon 11:00 UTC · Cafe at Inn on the Park Allensford Caravan Park · Consett

We are very excited that we can offer a workshop in this marvellous café.
Treat yourself, make a beautiful gift tag/Christmas tree hanger and enjoy a lunch (soup, sandwich and a festive hot drink).

We will teach you, step by step, how to create a gift tag using bronze Powertex, different textiles, lace and embellishments of your choice.

After drying you will colour your figurine with colour pigments of your choice using the dry brushing technique.

This workshop and lunch cost £12,95

All materials are included. No hidden cost.

We will provide you with an apron and gloves but please wear old clothes because Powertex is a textile hardener and spillages maybe won’t come out.

If you would like to book a place please phone the café directly

DEC 14th

Archery War’z – Enter The Battle Dome

Fri 19:30 UTC · Shotley Bridge Tennis Club · Consett

Enter a team in the battle dome – pit your skills as a team against other archers – battles to be won are team elimination, team defenders, infected and all-out War’z
Limited spaces please contact Archery War’z for more details

DEC 14th

Collection of The Reverse Calendar

14 Dec–15 Dec · Consett Community Trust · Consett

Anthony & Andrea will be collecting food donations from people who have done the reverse advent calendar

DEC 14th

Christmas Special

Fri 19:30 UTC · Consett Afc · Consett

Danielle is Back! At Consett AFC for her Christmas special this evening is not to be missed! Danielle is known for her evidence,  laughter warmth and detail to her messages from your loved ones.
Her detail and truth connections make her one of the must-see mediums at this time.
Danielle has grown in popularity across the Northeast and Uk.
A very personal and up close night with Danielle and your loved ones in heaven.
Tears laughter and precious messages leaving people knowing that their loved ones watch on from heaven.
Please note a meal is included in the price.

Tickets online £15.95
Doors open at 7pm
The show is at 7.30pm
Danielle book the natural medium will also be on sale on this evening at a extra price.

DEC 15th

Santa’s Magical Elf Workshop

Sat 11:00 UTC · Making Memories Magical · Consett

Come and see Santa in a personalised experience with gift, hot chocolate, treats, craft, magic dust and so on.


DEC 15th

Xmas 70’s Spectacular

Saturday, 15 December 2018 from 19:00-23:00 UTC –  Grove & Moorside Community & Social Club

Shake your booty and brush down those flares ..” Vince Karizma ” (70’s City ) and ” Angel Eyes” ( Abba Duo) ..bring you the classic hits of yesteryear ..tickets only £8 !

DEC 15th

Sat 15:00 UTCEmpire Theatre-Cinema · Consett

The Empire Theatre proudly presents in conjunction with Leah Bell – the magical pantomime Beauty & The Beast for 2018! Early Bird Group Bookings available at the Box Office until 30th September 2018.

DEC 15th

Christmas with Elvis

Sat 19:00 UTC · Castleside Club Ltd · Consett

Event organisers have chosen Consett Community Trust as their charity to support this year.

We will receive a donation from the ticket sales.  

We will be running domino cards, £15 for the winner.

Also will be having an alcohol/chocolate raffle – if you would like to donate a prize.

A Christmas party night with Adam Carter as Elvis. Tallman Brad playing your 80s and 90s hits. The buffet will be served. Tickets £10

DEC 18th

Adult Cupcake Decorating With Afternoon Tea

Tues 19:00 UTC · Cafe at Inn on the Park Allensford Caravan Park · Consett

It’s time for a little escape from the Christmas rush and make a little time for you.
Join me to decorate 6 festive cupcakes with fondant and buttercream, glitters and sprinkles
Followed by enjoying a delicious afternoon tea with scones, festive cakes and treats, sandwiches and bucks fizz…. go on you deserve it!
£24 per person
£10 deposit

DEC 22th

Christmas Bingo at Number One

Sat 20:15 UTC · No.1 Club · Consett

Ho ho ho! The Christmas bingo at the club will be 8.30pm on the 22nd December. Books on sale from 08.15pm
All welcome.

DEC 24th

Mon 12:00 UTCBlakey’s · Consett

No one should be alone at Christmas unless they want to be. On Christmas Eve Blakey’s will be offering a three-course Community Christmas Lunch (chicken liver pate, turkey with all the timings and Christmas pudding) for £7.95 with complimentary tea, coffee or non-alcoholic punch. Available to anyone who would normally spend the festive period alone. Come along and have lunch, meet new friends and relax with us from 12-3. If you know anyone who would benefit from this please let them know. Due to size, spaces are limited to 15 people.

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