What's On In and Around Shildon

Today to Sun 30 Oct by date within - 20 + miles

The Great British Dog Walk- Raby Castle

A sponsored dog walk to transform deaf people's lives. Take part in a fun-filled sponsored walk, in a beautiful location, with (or without) your dog and help deaf people to leave loneliness...
Raby Castle, Staindrop DL2 3AH Details >
Today

Hilarity Bites presents Al Murray: Gig For Victory

Hilarity Bites presents Al Murray: Gig For Victory Coming to Hilarity Bites at Darlington Hippodrome on October 2nd 2022: Hilarity Bites presents Al Murray: Gig For Victory Show details: Brand new show.
Darlington Hippodrome, Parkgate, Darlington DL1 1RR Details >
Today

Signs of Autumn at Durham University Botanic Garden

Pick up a leaflet from the Visitor Centre and explore the garden to see what you can discover. This is a self-led activity, and subject to availability of spotter sheets
Durham University Botanic Garden, Hollingside Lane, Durham DH1 3TN Details >
Today to Mon 31 Oct

FREE taster session with the Durham Rock Choir

If you are wanting to learn to sing you'll find a warm welcome with us in the Durham Rock Choir. The Durham Rock Choir is led by local musician Rob Slater.
Elvet Methodist Church, 8 Old Elvet, Durham DH1 3HL Details >
Mon 3 Oct, Mon 10 Oct, and more dates until Mon 21 Nov

FREE taster session with the Chester le Street Rock Choir

If you are wanting to learn to sing you'll find a warm welcome with us in the Chester le Street Rock Choir. The Chester le Street Rock Choir is led by vocal coach Rob Slater.
Cornerstones Centre for the Community, North Burns, Chester le Street, Durham DH3 3TF Details >
Tue 4 Oct, Tue 11 Oct, and more dates until Tue 15 Nov

Hearing From Artists: Lubna Chowdhary

Delve into the ideas and making processes behind the works in our major exhibition in this artist’s talk.
Centre Square TS1 2AZ Details >
Tue 4 Oct

Rat Pack - Swingin' at the Sands

Do you desire style and panache of a bygone era? COMING SOON TO the Darlington Hippodrome, Kettering - Rat Pack, Swingin’ at the Sands will bring flair and class that only Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin...
Darlington Hippodrome, Parkgate, Darlington DL1 1RR Details >
Wed 5 Oct

Hilarity Bitesize New Act & New Material Night, with Phil Chapman

Hilarity Bitesize New Act & New Material Night, with Phil Chapman Coming to Hilarity Bites at Hops & Cheese in Hartlepool on October 6th 2022: Hilarity Bitesize New Act & New Material Night, with Phil Chapman, Fran Garrity, host Jon Pearson & support Show
Hops & Cheese, 9-11 Tower Street Hartlepool TS24 7HH Details >
Thu 6 Oct

Milton Jones in Milton: Impossible

One man. One Mission. Is it possible? No, not really. Milton reveals the truth about being an international spy, before being given a disappointing new identity which forced him to appear on Mock...
ARC, Stockton Arts Centre Dovecot Street, Stockton on Tees TS18 1LL Details >
Fri 7 Oct

Harriet Kemsley: Honeysuckle Island

Fed up with being told how to look and behave since she was a teenager, Harriet is taking a long hard squint at the beauty industry through her two remaining false eye lashes.
ARC, Stockton Arts Centre Dovecot Street, Stockton on Tees TS18 1LL Details >
Sat 8 Oct

Mark Watson: This Can’t Be It

We’ve all had some pondering to do about the fragility of life recently, but don’t worry, skinny national treasure Mark Watson has it covered.
ARC, Stockton Arts Centre Dovecot Street, Stockton on Tees TS18 1LL Details >
Sat 8 Oct

Festival of Light and Colour

The Festival of Light and Colour is Stockton’s annual celebration to mark Diwali. The festival will be hosted by ARC and will take place in person with a series of activities and opportunities for...
ARC, Stockton Arts Centre Dovecot Street, Stockton on Tees TS18 1LL Details >
Wed 19 Oct

Hilarity Bitesize New Act & New Material Night ft. Matt Reed

Hilarity Bitesize New Act & New Material Night ft. Matt Reed Coming to Hilarity Bites at Steam Machine Brewing Company on October 20th 2022: Hilarity Bitesize New Act & New Material Night, with Matt Reed, Chris Brooker, host Andy Fury & support Show
Steam Machine Brewing Co 26 Northfield Way Newton Aycliffe DL5 6UF Details >
Thu 20 Oct

Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat. Paul ‘Silky’ White & Phil Chapman

Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat. Paul ‘Silky’ White & Phil Chapman Coming to Hilarity Bites at Bishop Auckland Town Hall on October 21st 2022: Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat.
Bishop Auckland Town Hall, Market Place, Bishop Auckland DL14 7NP Details >
Fri 21 Oct

SHE: The Show

Influenced by Stevie’s ‘WITCHERY’ Joans ‘ROCK ‘N’ ROLL’ and Cyndi’s ‘FUN’ SHE celebrate the most iconic pop/rock sheroes in music.
ARC, Stockton Arts Centre Dovecot Street, Stockton on Tees TS18 1LL Details >
Fri 21 Oct

Mega Meccano Exhibition

An exhibition of working Meccano models of all descriptions built by members of the North Eastern Meccano Society and associated Meccano Societies.
St. Cuthbert’s Church Hall, Market Place, Darlington DL1 5QG Details >
Sat 22 Oct

Rival Arts Gift & Food Fair

Rival Arts Ltd return for the Autumn Gift and Food Fair. Over 70 stands meandering throughout this historic landmark building.
Ushaw Historic House, Ushaw Moor, Durham City, DH7 9RH DH7 7DW Details >
Sat 22 Oct and Sun 23 Oct

Big Apple Super Saturday

Big Apple Super Saturday Phileas Fogg arrives in New York on his Journey around the world in 80 days so we celebrate with an apple themed workshop.
The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, County Durham DL12 8NP Details >
Sat 22 Oct

Hal Cruttenden: It’s Best You Hear It From Me

After 21 years and 224 days, Hal is back to being single. But it’s all going to be fine. Instead of getting the therapy he clearly needs, he’s made a cracking show about it.
ARC, Stockton Arts Centre Dovecot Street, Stockton on Tees TS18 1LL Details >
Sat 22 Oct

Pumpkin Day

Pumpkin Day Halloween is high on the agenda at The Bowes Museum as it gears up for Halloween. Join us in getting messy and make your own clay pumpkin candleholder to take home.
The Bowes Museum Newgate, Barnard Castle County Durham DL12 8NP Details >
Tue 25 Oct and Wed 26 Oct

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