THIS IS A PAST EVENT
1st August to 31st August 2017
Treasure and Trinkets Trail
Lord Byron’s grandfather was a Royal Navy Officer known as ‘Foul Weather Jack’. This month pick up a treasure map and discover the chest hidden in the grounds to claim your prize.
£1.00 per trail sheet
Usual Car parking charges apply.
9th August 2017
Time: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Many of the Byron family were Admirals or Captains in the Navy and no doubt came across Pirates on their voyages.
To celebrate these nautical connections, join us for a Pirate day at the Abbey.
There will be fun activities and prizes for the best dressed children.
Usual car parking charges apply.
26th to 28th August 2017
Great Food and Drink Festival, The Big Bake
Time: 10:00 am – Aug 28 @ 5:00 pm
Featuring a host of well-known celebrity bakers in the kitchen demonstration theatre – including Candice Brown (Winner of the Great British Bake Off 2016), Rosemary Shrager and Gizzi Erskine. Showcasing how to make the perfect cakes and how to avoid that ‘soggy bottom’.
Alongside a great selection of regional food and drink.
Tickets £8.00 advanced, £10.00 on doors. Under 10s FREE.
Price includes access to Newstead Abbey Gardens and the House.
Tickets from www.greatfoodanddrinksfestivals.co.uk
23rd-24th September 2017
Newstead’s WWII Wartime Weekend
Newstead will be hosting it’s first WWII weekend this year.
Displays of military Vehicles and Displays from Allies and German re-enactors.
Entertainment from Johnny Victory and Andrew Sisters Tribute group.
£10.00 per Adult, under 16s free. Includes entry to park, Gardens, House, Parking and event.