This winter, Palace Green Library’s exhibitions consider the Polar Regions, focusing particularly...
Welcome to your guide to what's on in Durham. Our packed year-round events calendar means there’s bound to be something for you to enjoy, whenever you choose to visit – from fascinating exhibitions and world-class events and festivals, to theatre, food, entertainment and international sporting events.
Looking ahead to 2016, it is an exciting time to visit. Be one of the first visitors to explore Open Treasure, Durham Cathedral's new world-class exhibition spaces, and enjoy the return of festival favourites including Brass, Streets and the Bishop Auckland Food Festival.
Prepare to be amazed next summer too as Eleven Arches presents Kynren - An epic tale of England, an epic live action-packed night show coming to Bishop Auckland that will take you through 2,000 years of British history through the eyes of North East England via fourteen 90-minute shows across the summer.
Make Durham your base to enjoy one of the incredible events taking place nearby, including, the Great North Run and Sunderland Air Show. Find out more about exciting events taking place on Durham’s doorstep.
Find out more about exciting events taking place on Durham’s doorstep.