EVENTS CALENDAR 2018
The Barn at Easington hosts Seasonal events throughout the year. These vary from single day or evening celebrations through to week long residentials. All events posted on Facebook.
Saturday Oct 27th 6.00 to Midnight
Our fourth Halloween Hoedown. A magical combination of Fire,
Spectacle,Food, Costumes, Games, Music, Stories and, of course,
This year we are lucky to have sponsorship from Leisure in the
Community and Durham County Council to bring some extra
special additions to our celebration.
Community groups from across East Durham are coming together at the
Halloween Hoedown to share with us their ghost stories. Inspired by
Sarah Waters’ The Little Stranger, this year’s Durham Book Festival Big Read,
also currently on general release in cinemas, participants have been working
with writer Anna Woodford and Charlie Darby-Villiers conjuring up haunting
tales to share round the campfire. Groups have also been working with
artists from The Barn, creating a willow lantern installation to set a suitably
6.00 CRAFT ACTIVITIES for children
6.30 GHOST STORIES IN THE BARN
7.30 MUSH - Haunting folk-pop noir from Nicky Rushton and cohorts. You've seen them before but never in this guise!
8.30 SIDE CAFE ORKESTSTAR - Old Barn favorites with their mix of Balkan tunes and Gypsy Swing.
9.30 SHIPCOTE AND FRIENDS - Heartwarming Country Swing to dance the night away.
10.30 AULD MAN'S BACCIE - Fantastic footstomping Blues duo from Seaham
Fancy Dress optional but welcome!
Catering on site and fully licensed bar so please don't bring your own food or alcohol. This is the only way we can make the event pay for itself and keep the ticket price down.
Free transport available from/to Dene Ave SR8 3NJ 5.45-6.15pm, 9.30- 10.00pm, 12.15-12.45am
TICKETS available from PAWS AND CLAWS,92 Seaside Lane, Easington Colliery SR8 3LA or from WeGotTickets
GYPSY JAZZ DAY 2017
In the summer of 2017 the Barn hosted a Gyspy Jazz day facilitated
by local heroes Emma Fisk and James Birkett attended by 20 musicians from beginners to advanced.
It was a roaring success.
Watch the video and be inspired.