Music on the Avenue

Join us for live music the Avenue. It's the perfect way to spend a lazy Sunday. You can bring along folding chairs, the dog (please keep them on a lead) and your favourite picnic treats. While the concerts are free, normal admission charges apply into Gibside.

A drummer on the avenue at Gibside

Vieux Carre Jazzmen: Sunday 29 July, 1-4pm

With a repertoire ranging from Louis Armstrong and Clarence Williams to Jabbo Smith and Clancy Hayes, the whole spectrum of jazz is covered.

Jazzmen playing on the avenue at Gibside

Whickham Wind: Sunday 12 August, 1-4pm

Expect clarinets, saxophones, trumpets and trombones. Whickham Wind are a vibrant community band who play a range of popular tunes.