For Solidarity Events

The Grass Roots Garden Party

Saturday 30 July 2022 12 pm - 4 pm

An afternoon of music, food, games and local produce from grass roots organisations and community groups in the North East

Let’s get together, share food and have fun!

Saturday 30 July 2022

12 pm – 4 pm


The Retreat (Old Bowling Club House), ReCoCo, Saltwell Park, Gateshead (next to the lake and the old bowling greens)


As part of the For Solidarity events programme, we have teamed up with The Recovery College Collective (Recoco) to produce The Grass Roots Garden Party; a celebration of local organisations, community groups and projects that are doing good things for people and the planet.

Expect locally made produce, craft activities, nature walks, football, circus skills and live music.

This is a dry event with no alcohol. All ages welcome under 16s must be accompanied by a guardian.

The event is free and booking is not required.

*This event is subject to permissions

For Solidarity Events