When you buy a Holiday Home here at Witton Castle you are able to explore all the local area has to offer. Here is a selection of some of this December's local events.



Discover the amazing seasonal sights, sounds, smells and delicious tastes of Christmas past. Experience the magic of a traditional Christmas as you join in the celebrations at 1820s Pockerley Old Hall, 1900s Town, 1900s Pit Village and 1940s Farm. Visit Father Christmas and his magnificent reindeer and enjoy our Winter Fun Fair. Learn more about this event at https://www.beamish.org.uk/eve...


Durham’s Christmas Festival will bring festive cheer and plenty of shopping to the city from Friday 29th November to Sunday 1st December 2019.  

It combines excellent Christmas shopping opportunities with a fabulous range of festive entertainment. 

The Craft and Gift Marquee on Palace Green will feature over 180 stalls, while 30 regional food and drink producers will fill the Cloisters of Durham Cathedral.  Discover outdoor markets in Durham Market Place, and Millennium Place, and more than 50 traders in Durham’s Market Hall, all ready to help shoppers prepare for Christmas.

The festival also features entertainment and activities for all the family, including carol services in the Cathedral, live music performances and plenty of children’s entertainment.  The Children’s Lantern Procession on the Saturday afternoon is a highlight, with the children leading a procession to the Cathedral for the St Nicholas service. Learn more about this event at https://www.thisisdurham.com/w...


8th December - 3.30pm - Market Place

The Live Nativity is always a spectacle which draws a large audience of families enjoying the festive season. The Camels bring lots of excitement too. Learn more about this event at https://www.thisisdurham.com/w...