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Bluebell Walks at Durham University Botanic Garden

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The finest display of wild bluebells is in the Spring, usually mid-May. The woods surrounding the Botanic Garden are beautiful at this time.
Durham University Botanic Garden, Hollingside Lane, Durham DH1 3TN
Today to Tue 31 May

Beautiful Birds at Durham University Botanic Garden

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Pick up a spotter sheet from the Visitor Centre and see what Beautiful Birds you can discover in the Garden. This is a self-led activity, and subject to availability of spotter sheets.
Durham University Botanic Garden, Hollingside Lane, Durham DH1 3TN
Today to Tue 31 May

NEW! Dino Week at Adventure Valley

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Get Ready for a ROARSOME time this May Half Term at Adventure Valley! Meet the Dinosaurs…they really are very friendly!
Adventure Valley, Brasside DH1 5SG
Sat 28 May to Sun 5 Jun

Plant Sale and Open Garden

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Plant Sale and Open Garden, proceeds to Dnipro Hope Mission, Ukraine. Unusual perennials and annuals plus tea/coffee and cake for sale.
104 Oxbridge Ave TS18 4QB
Sat 28 May

May Half Term, Platinum Jubilee Celebrations at Beamish Museum

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Here at Beamish Museum, we’ll be hosting a full week of Platinum Jubilee Celebrations during May Half Term (28th May – 5th June 2022). Join us for a street party at 1950s Front Street terrace.
Beamish Museum Beamish DH9 0RG
Sat 28 May to Sun 5 Jun

Fabulous Flowers at Durham University Botanic Garden

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Pick up a spotter sheet from the Visitor Centre and see what Fabulous Flowers you can discover in the Garden. This is a self-led activity, and subject to availability of spotter sheets.
Durham University Botanic Garden, Hollingside Lane, Durham DH1 3TN
Wed 1 Jun to Thu 30 Jun

Annual Friends of the Garden Plant Sale

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A wide selection of plants and seeds available for purchase. There will be cacti and succulents for sale from the Teesside Branch of the British Cactus and Succulent Society.
Durham University Botanic Garden, Hollingside Lane, Durham DH1 3TN
Thu 2 Jun

Kynren

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Kynren - An Epic Tale of England, brings history to life with a blockbuster open-air performance at 11 Arches Park, County Durham.
11Arches Park Flatts Farm Bishop Auckland DL14 7SF
Fri 3 Jun

Fina & The Platinum Jubilee Street Party

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Gates open to the iconic venue at 5pm for one of the largest Jubilee Street parties in the country. The afternoon’s crowning glory is the latest original show Fina and The Golden Cape; an exciting...
11Arches Park Flatts Farm Bishop Auckland DL14 7SF
Sat 4 Jun

Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat. Tez Ilyas & Liam Farrelly

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Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat. Tez Ilyas & Liam Farrelly Coming to Hilarity Bites at The Forum in Darlington on June 4th 2022: Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat.
The Forum Music Centre, Borough Road, Darlington DL1 1SG
Sat 4 Jun

Young Voices Art Club

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Young Voices Art Club If you’d like to delve into the world of art then our new monthly Saturday morning art club’s for you.
The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, County Durham DL12 8NP
Sat 4 Jun, Sat 2 Jul

Planet Circus OMG DURHAM SPECTACULAR

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Planet Circus OMG DURHAM SPECTACULAR Are you looking for a slice of normality and family fun suitable for all ages, then look no more as PLANET CIRCUS OMG is in town with its all-new 2022 spectacular show!
The Sands DH1 1RS
Tue 14 Jun to Sun 19 Jun

Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat. Daliso Chaponda & Gareth Waugh

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Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat. Daliso Chaponda & Gareth Waugh Coming to Hilarity Bites at Bishop Auckland Town Hall on June 17th 2022: Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat.
Bishop Auckland Town Hall, Market Place, Bishop Auckland DL14 7NP
Fri 17 Jun

Face Painting at Durham University Botanic Garden

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Come along and have your face painted with flowers, butterflies, glitter or animals. There is no additional charge to attend this event, entry is included in the admission charge.
Durham University Botanic Garden, Hollingside Lane, Durham DH1 3TN
Sat 18 Jun

Holmelands - Open Garden for NGS

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Semi formal garden with orchard and large vegetable patch. Herbaceous beds and climbing roses as well as standard roses. Laid out in a semi formal design to create a harmonious effect.
Holmelands, Darlington DL2 2QY
Sun 19 Jun

High Bank Farm - Open Garden for NGS

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The front garden has an abundance of roses, leading onto the orchard. The back garden has a lovely cottage garden, with a secluded summerhouse to relax in, together with paved area with beautiful...
High Bank Farm, Darlington DL2 2QE
Sun 19 Jun

Planet Circus OMG DARLINGTON SPECTACULAR

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Planet Circus OMG DARLINGTON SPECTACULAR Are you looking for family fun suitable for all ages, then look no more as PLANET CIRCUS OMG is in town with its all-new 2022 spectacular show!
Next to the old Farmhouse Yarm Road DL1 1JZ
Tue 21 Jun to Sun 26 Jun

Harambee Passadia:Afro Fusion Arts Festival

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Harambee in Swahili means 'Let's get together' and Pasadia in Spanish means 'to spend the day'.
TCR The Hub, Shaw Bank, Ing Lane, Barnard Castle DL12 8TD
Thu 23 Jun to Sun 26 Jun

Eldon Hall Farm Steadings - Open Garden for NGS

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This is the first year of opening for this delightful rural development of rescued farm buildings dating back to the 1800s.
Eldon Hall Farm Steadings, Shildon DL4 2QT
Sat 25 Jun

Old Quarrington Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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Three very distinct gardens in the hamlet of Old Quarrington. The Stables is a large family garden full of hidden surprises and extensive views.
Old Quarrington Gardens, Durham DH6 5NN
Sun 26 Jun

Things to do in County Durham