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this is what's onOur packed year-round events calendar means there's bound to be something for you to enjoy, whenever you choose to visit.

Open Treasure - Beasts

Open Treasure - Beasts

Openings

Beasts

20th February 2017-10th June 2017
Bishop Auckland Food Festival

Bishop Auckland Food Festival

Openings

Food Festival

1st April 2017-2nd April 2017
Beamish Museum - Great North Festival of Transport

Beamish Museum - Great North Festival of Transport

Openings

2017

29th March 2017-23rd April 2017

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  • Food Festival returns to Bishop Auckland

    BAFF, Bishop Auckland Food Festival

    Food lovers and families are in for a treat this spring as Bishop Auckland gets ready to host its fabulous food festival once again, on the weekend of 1-2 April.

  • Two restaurants make top 100 list

    Two restaurants make top 100 list

    Two of the county's finest eateries have made the Sunday Times' Top 100 list - an annual guide to the top restaurants in the UK.

  • 17 reasons to visit Durham in 2017

    17 reasons to visit Durham in 2017

    With the end of 2016 fast approaching, we take a look at what's happening next year across the county, hilighting why you should choose Durham as the destination for your next short break.
     

  • Planning a festive break in Durham?

    Planning a festive break in Durham?

    If you are planning a family festive break to Durham this winter, there are some real festive treats in store every weekend in December, to ensure you take some fantastic memories with you when you sadly have to head home.

  • 5 of Durham's most romantic hotels

    Five Romantic Hotels in Durham

    With Valentine's Day just around the corner, we preview five of the county's most romantic hotels from city to countryside and coast, just in time for you to book your next getaway.

  • Planning a festive break in Durham?

    Planning a festive break in Durham?

    If you are planning a family festive break to Durham this winter, there are some real festive treats in store every weekend in December, to ensure you take some fantastic memories with you when you sadly have to head home.

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