Wintertide Festival 2019

November 22 – 24, 2019, Headland, Hartlepool

Welcome To Wintertide Festival 2019

Wintertide Festival is an independent festival ran by volunteers from the Headland Festival Group. The aim is to bring the community together to celebrate local heritage, arts and culture and showcase local talent. 
Now in its fifth year Wintertide Festival 2019 returns on 22nd Nov 5.30pm with the opening lantern parade and closes on Sunday 24th at 5.30pm with a fabulous fireworks finale display. 
The weekend will be full of activities, crafts and handmade wares, festive market, performances, live music, funfair and much more.
The event is spread across numerous sites on the Headland and is free to enter.

What’s Happening


Christmas markets, fireworks, funfairs, craft fayres, art exhibitions and much more…


From art workshops to christmas ornaments creation!


There’s tonnes of music spread out across multiple venues across the Headleand.

Our Sponsors

We’d like to give a big thank you to our official sponsors

Thank You!

Wintertide is made possible thanks to funding 

Thank You!

Wintertide is made possible thanks to funding from Arts Council England, Tees Valley Community Foundation, Persimmon Community Champions, Hartlepool Ward Councillors & Parish Council.

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