Special Events 2017-09-04T16:08:03+00:00

Bluebell’s Special Events

Join in the fun with Bluebell at our special events available throughout the journey. From walks and talks to concerts to special evening BBQ events, this is a perfect opportunity to support this local charity.

Some of our event require a ticket to be purchased, please purchase on the day with Bluebell. A selection of events are  free and all are welcome to attend. Click on the events below to discover more. Please note all events are in 2018.

Come and cheer Bluebell and Team away!
Mar 5 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Come and cheer Bluebell and Team away! @ Millennium Bridge

We leave on March 5th 2018 from the Millennium Bridge in Newcastle.

Come and join in the fun as we set-off on our 7,000 mile journey to promote the Charity Daft as a Bush Cancer Patient Care!

Come along for a cuppa and biscuit and give us a big cheer – Meet special guests, Daft as a Brush Team and cheers us off – Enjoy the fun at this very special event.

Join the walk with Bluebell’s Team!
Mar 26 all-day
Join the walk with Bluebell's Team! @ Any location on our 7,000 mile adventure

Open to everyone, we invite you to join in the walk with Bluebell’s team as they trek the 7,000 miles around the coastal footpath of Great Britain and Ireland. Join us for a few miles or a little longer – Perhaps you can raise money for Bluebells Charity? Download a sponsorship form below.

Donations and fund-raising are not absolutely essential, but are very, very much appreciated. Cash donations can be made on the day or debit/credit cards can be taken on our Virgin Money Giving Page – Please click here.

Please bring sensible shoes, refreshments may be provided but this is subject to availability and numbers of walkers. Come along and simply join the team for an afternoon’s walk!!

Please see our Facebook Page for today’s location.

For a sponsorship form please contact us.

Bluebell’s Easter Egg Hunt 2018!
Apr 1 @ 11:00 am
Bluebell's Easter Egg Hunt 2018! @ Location to be announced.

On Easter Sunday Bluebell Bus will be hosting a special Easter Egg Hunt for the whole family. Starting at 11am, visit Bluebell Bus to join in this exciting event hosted by the Bluebell team – Search for the special eggs and win a prize – £1 donation for each person taking part in the Easter Egg hunt. All donations go directly to Bluebell’s Charity good causes.

From 11.00am – 1.00pm, Sunday 1st April 2018 – Location to be announced early 2018. Come back for more details soon!

Picnic Weekend with Bluebell Bus!
Jul 13 all-day
Picnic Weekend with Bluebell Bus! @ Location to be announced.

For a whole weekend, July 13th – July 14th 2018, Bluebell and her team will be hosting a picnic in Summer 2018, Scotland. Free event, bring the family to meet Bluebell and her Team and enjoy a special Daft as a Brush Picnic in Scotland. We’ll have soft drinks, tea and a selection of sandwiches and cakes for everyone!

Or, bring your own Picnic and stay for the day! Our Team Leader, Brian Burnie will be offering a talk and information about Bluebell’s mission to walk the 7,000 miles around the coastal footpath of Great Britain and Ireland.


Halloween Costume Party 2018!
Oct 31 all-day
Halloween Costume Party 2018! @ Location to be announced.

Enjoy a spooky get-together with ghouls, ghosts and goblins with Bluebell Bus! Come in optional fancy dress to visit Bluebell and the team at this fun night of fireworks and food! Our younger guests can enjoy some free goodie bags! Free vent, no tickets required.

From 5.00pm, 31st October 2018 – Location to be announced early 2018. Come back for more details soon!

Please note: Fireworks are subject to local authorisation.


Bluebell Christmas Party!
Dec 24 @ 4:00 pm
Bluebell Christmas Party! @ Location to be announced.

Bring the family to Bluebell’s location and enjoy our fun Christmas Eve Party from 2pm-5pm! Crackers, nibbles and small gifts for children are all included in the free event open to everyone! Local school children will be singing carols and Santa Claus might make a quick visit! Don’t miss this great event at Bluebell Bus.

From 2.00pm – 5.00pm, 24th December 2018 – Location to be announced early 2018. Come back for more details soon!

Can you help Bluebell on her way?

A HUGE thank you from Bluebell and her team to everyone who can help her!

The cost of the day to day running of Bluebell and the journey will be paid for privately by Brian Burnie, the founder and Chairman of the Trustees of the Charity. Therefore 100% of all donations raised will go to these good causes.

  • £2 million for Daft as a Brush Cancer Patient Care
  • £1 million for The Great North Children’s Hospital
  • £1 million for Parkinson’s Research

Help us reach our target amount of £4 million. Any amount is greatly appreciated!

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