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What's On In County Durham

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More details - Magna Carta and the Forest Charters
Monday 19 June - Saturday 9 September The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure This exhibition presents a unique opportunity to see all three...
Durham Cathedral
Today to Sat 9 Sep

More details - Active Sunderland BIG Coalfields Community Sports Festival
As part of the Active Sunderland programme of events and activities for 2017 a series of community sports festivals are being held in various areas...
Hetton Lyons Country Park
Today

More details - Gibside - Open Air Theatre: The Wind in the Willows
Set in Gibside’s Georgian walled garden, take join Chapterhouse Theatre Company with Badger, Ratty, Mole and Toad for a perfect summer of...
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Today

More details - Gibside - Summer Holiday Family Fun
A free activity every day of the summer holidays. Each week of the holidays has a different theme so look out for the Summer Holiday Planner which...
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Today to Fri 1 Sep

More details - Wind in the Willows
Join Badger, Ratty, Mole and Toad for a perfect summer of adventure. What starts as a search for the best picnic spot rapidly turns into the most...
Gibside (NT), Burnopfield, Tyne and Wear
Today

More details - Gibside - Moth Morning
Learn more about the beautiful moths that call Gibside their home. Every Tuesday evening we set a moth trap so we can learn more about these...
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Today, Wed 30 Aug, Wed 6 Sep, Wed 13 Sep, Wed 20 Sep, Wed 27 Sep

More details - Little Bear goes North
Little Bear returns in an enchanting new planetarium show especially for under 7s. In her latest adventure, Little Bear encounters a lost polar bear...
Life Science Centre, Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Today to Sun 1 Oct

More details - Dino Jaws
Don’t miss Dino Jaws, an amazing exhibition from the Natural History Museum, featuring life-size animatronic dinosaur heads – including the...
Life Science Centre, Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Today to Sun 1 Oct

More details - Live Skies: Asteroids
In this live planetarium show led by Life’s Science Explainers, sit under the stars in our planetarium and become familiar with the...
Life Science Centre, Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Today to Sun 3 Sep

More details - Bang, Crackle, Pop
Why does a whip crack? How does lightning make a noise? What makes a cannon go boom? Explore how sounds are made in this noisy Science Theatre show....
Life Science Centre, Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Today to Sun 27 Aug

More details - Journey 2: The Mysterious Island – Chase over Atlantis
The star of “Journey to the Center of the Earth” is back in another Jules Verne – inspired voyage! While looking for his long lost grandfather, Sean...
Life Science Centre, Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Today to Sat 30 Sep

More details - The Chinese State Circus - Dynasty
The incomparable Chinese State Circus will be playing at Town Moor, Newcastle-upon-Tyne from Tuesday 22nd to Wednesday 30th August in its fully...
Town Moor, Newcastle
Today to Wed 30 Aug

More details - Durham Coast - Rock Pool Rummage
Explore rock pools with a National Trust ranger. See how many fascinating creatures you can find and learn all about them. Will you catch a crab or...
Durham Coast
Thu 24 Aug, Tue 29 Aug, Wed 6 Sep

More details - Gibside - Gibside Pub
Every Friday and Saturday evening, relax at Gibside with family and friends, enjoying your favourite tipple and snacks. There’s delicious...
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Fri 25 Aug, Sat 26 Aug, Fri 1 Sep, Sat 2 Sep, Fri 8 Sep, Sat 9 Sep, Fri 15 Sep, Sat 16 Sep, Fri 22 Sep, Sat 23 Sep, Fri 29 Sep

More details - Gibside - Intrigue and Strife at Gibside: Guided Tour
Discover the rise and fall of Gibside. Discover the rise and fall of Gibside’s families, including Mary Eleanor Bowes, one of the 18th...
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Fri 25 Aug, Sun 27 Aug, Mon 28 Aug

More details - The Blaydon Festival
The Blaydon Festival with over 50 beers and ciders from Northeast breweries. Jam Jar Gin Bar. VIP tables for 8 available includes entrance,...
Blaydon Rugby Club, Crowtrees, Hexham Road, Swalwell
Fri 25 Aug to Sun 27 Aug

More details - Handcrafted Boutique Fairs  Alington House Durham
Artisan bespoke craft fair from selected crafters from around the north east
Alington House 4North Bailey Saddler Street
Sat 26 Aug

More details - Draw Durham
Join us this Bank Holiday weekend for DRAW DURHAM, a series of fun drop-in drawing sessions across Durham City. Pick up your free map from Millennium...
Durham City Centre
Sat 26 Aug and Sun 27 Aug

More details - Seeing Through Drawing: A Short Journey Through Time and Space
Join us for an informal art walk from Durham City to Bearpark. Artist Barrie Ormsby will lead the 5 kilometre walk and guide you through the...
Durham City Centre
Sat 26 Aug

More details - Traditional Crafts Weekend
Silversmith Les Howe and his wife Vivienne, an artist and card designer, will demonstrate their craft skills in the Garden.
Botanic Garden, Durham University, Hollingside Lane, South Road, Durham City.
Sat 26 Aug to Mon 28 Aug

More details - Penshaw Monument - Tours to the Top 2017
Climb the secret spiral staircase to the monument’s rooftop walkway. Enjoy spectacular views across Wearside and County Durham from the top of...
Penshaw Monument, Chester RoadY, Penshaw
Sat 26 Aug, Sun 27 Aug, Sat 2 Sep, Sun 3 Sep, Sat 9 Sep, Sun 10 Sep, Sat 16 Sep, Sun 17 Sep, Sat 23 Sep, Sun 24 Sep

More details - If U care share Music Festival
Raising funds for the If U Care Share Foundation, the IUCS Music Festival features 15 local music acts, including Belle Elmore, 3 Odd Shoes and...
The Coach and Horses, Leybourn Hold, Birtley
Sat 26 Aug

More details - Gibside - Nordic Walking
Get fit with the help of Body and Mind Lifestyle on a Nordic Walking class. Whatever age, fitness level or goal, it’s a different way of...
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Sat 26 Aug, Tue 29 Aug, Sat 2 Sep, Tue 5 Sep, Sat 9 Sep, Tue 12 Sep, Sat 16 Sep, Tue 19 Sep, Sat 23 Sep, Tue 26 Sep, Sat 30 Sep, Tue 3 Oct, Sat 7 Oct, Tue 10 Oct, Sat 14 Oct, Tue 17 Oct

More details - Gibside - Get Active! Health Walk
Relax in the company of our Health Walk leaders and get inspired for gentle exercise on short sociable walks around Gibside. Each walk is tailored to...
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Sat 26 Aug, Wed 6 Sep, Thu 14 Sep, Wed 20 Sep, Sat 23 Sep, Wed 4 Oct, Thu 12 Oct, Wed 18 Oct

More details - Gibside - Family Camping Festival: 26 to 28 August
Camp out under the stars and enjoy a full weekend of activities and entertainment at Gibside. (Sorry, Sold Out). Spend the day taking part in free...
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Sat 26 Aug to Mon 28 Aug