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  1. Add Hardwick Park - The Gruffalo Trail  to your Itinerary

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    Children/Family events

    There's no such thing as the Gruffalo or is there? Follow the clues and answer the questions in your booklet to discover the animal homes from the story. You may even encounter our 8ft Gruffalo hiding in the woods.

    Venue

    Hardwick Park, Sedgefield

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017
  2. Add Gruffalo Spotting at Hamsterley Forest  to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Hamsterley, Bishop Auckland

    The wait is over… we’re very excited to invite you to the forest to become a Gruffalo Spotter! Follow clues and search for signs along our new interactive trail — using The Gruffalo Spotter app www.forestry.gov.uk/gruffalo #GruffaloSpotters

    Venue

    Hamsterley Forest, Hamsterley Forest

    Dates

    From:
    24 Feb 2017to31 Dec 2017
  3. Add 125 Years of The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Barnard Castle

    This year is the 125th Anniversary of The Bowes Museum opening and we are gearing up to celebrate. Come and join in a variety of fun drop in activities for all the family! Children must be accompanied by an adult, for whom normal admission applies.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    27 Feb 2017to31 Dec 2017
  4. Add Palace Green Library - Between Worlds: Folklore and Fairy Tales from Northern Britain to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Durham City

    Close your eyes and picture a fairy. You might see a pretty little thing with wings, eager to make all your wishes come true. This is the version of fairies that we know today, but there also exists a much older, very different idea of a fairy, that...

    Dates

    From:
    14 Oct 2017to25 Feb 2018Open 09:00 - 17:00
  5. Add The Bowes Museum - Celebrating St. Luke's Day to your Itinerary

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    Music Event

    Barnard Castle

    As a final celebration before the painting leaves for Bristol, we will be hosting a choral concert within our picture galleries, involving children from Barnard Castle School.

    Dates

    From:
    18 Oct 2017
  6. Add Take Off Festival: Book Story to your Itinerary

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    Theatre

    Durham City

    It’s a story about some books. In a library. But one day the library goes…quiet. The books had better stiffen their spines – to get to the bottom of this mystery, they may have to check themselves out… The latest musical puppet show from MONSTRO...

    Dates

    From:
    18 Oct 2017to21 Oct 2017Various Opening Times
  7. Add Take Off Festival: A Square World  - Presented by Daryl Beeton to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Theatre

    Durham City

    When the daily routine of three friends’ lives suddenly changes, they discover with a little fun and some mayhem how to adapt their world so they can keep playing together. A Square World looks at the unfairness of being left out in a world designed...

    Dates

    From:
    18 Oct 2017to19 Oct 2017
  8. Add Take Off Festival: Close to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Theatre

    Durham City

    Two strangers meet in a wide open space. But how will they connect with each other? This charming non-verbal play has a simple yet beautifully-observed story that explores themes of friendship and communicates and engages with even the youngest...

    Dates

    From:
    18 Oct 2017to19 Oct 2017Various Opening Times
  9. Add Take Off Festival: Leaf - Half Moon Presents a Tam Tam Production to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Theatre

    Wingate

    Join us as we tell the life story of a very special leaf in this warm, intimate and playful new piece for under 3s inspired by nature and the seasons. Framed within an evocative soundscape, this is the perfect introduction to theatre for the very...

    Dates

    From:
    18 Oct 2017
  10. Add Take Off Festival: Little Red Riding Hood Presented by La Baracca – Testoni Ragazzi to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Theatre

    Barnard Castle

    Retrace Little Red Riding Hood’s path in the woods with two little ones as they play a game of ‘what-if’ and pretend. They run and chase each other through the story, playing all the parts, but both desperate to take on the role of Mr Wolf… or is...

    Dates

    From:
    19 Oct 2017Open 13:30 - 14:30
  11. Add Take Off Festival: The Party Presented by Nearly There Yet to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Theatre

    Durham City

    A man gets ready to host his long anticipated birthday party, which goes spectacularly wrong with the arrival of some unexpected guests… including a break-dancing juggling chicken. The Party is a fast-paced, acrobatic circus show about friends and...

    Dates

    From:
    19 Oct 2017to21 Oct 2017
  12. Add Take Off Festival: iPet Presented by BonteHond to your Itinerary

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    Theatre

    Durham City

    iPet starts with two magicians making balloon animals and magic tricks such as pulling bananas out of iPads, but it soon becomes clear that the iPad is a cheeky prankster who disrupts the entire show. Eventually, no one knows who controls who...

    Dates

    From:
    19 Oct 2017to20 Oct 2017
  13. Add Diwali - Special Late Night Opening to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham

    Celebrate Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, with this special late night opening. Try fun crafts and listen to traditional Indian stories. The Museum will be decorated in spectacular style and the first 100 children receive a free flower garland.

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017Open 18:00 - 20:00
  14. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Diwali to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Festival

    South Road, Durham City

    This October come and celebrate the much loved Hindu festival of Diwali at the Oriental Museum! Celebrate Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, with this special late night opening.

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017Open 18:00 - 20:00
  15. Add Hardwick Park - Welly Walk to your Itinerary

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    Children/Family events

    Collect your trail from the gift shop and test out our crunchy, splashy and squelchy route around the park. Don't forget your wellies! Suitable for all ages. 50p per trail.

    Venue

    Hardwick Park, Sedgefield

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017to23 Oct 2017
  16. Add Take Off Festival: The Flying Bazazi Brothers to your Itinerary

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    Theatre

    Durham City

    Bounding on to the stage like Wham in cheap suits after too much Lucozade, this riotous double act dance, juggle, and fall over each other for your viewing pleasure. These juggling superstars bring their sell out 1996 Vegas show to the streets.

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017to21 Oct 2017Various Opening Times
  17. Add Take Off Festival: Book Story to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Theatre

    Pelton

    It’s a story about some books. In a library. But one day the library goes…quiet. The books had better stiffen their spines – to get to the bottom of this mystery, they may have to check themselves out… The latest musical puppet show from MONSTRO...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017Open 13:30 - 18:25
  18. Add Take Off Festival: A Square World  - Presented by Daryl Beeton to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Theatre

    Bishop Auckland

    When the daily routine of three friends’ lives suddenly changes, they discover with a little fun and some mayhem how to adapt their world so they can keep playing together. A Square World looks at the unfairness of being left out in a world designed...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017Open 10:30 - 14:20
  19. Add Take Off Festival: Leaf - Half Moon Presents a Tam Tam Production to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Theatre

    Stanhope

    Join us as we tell the life story of a very special leaf in this warm, intimate and playful new piece for under 3s inspired by nature and the seasons. Framed within an evocative soundscape, this is the perfect introduction to theatre for the very...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017
  20. Add Take Off Festival: Little Red Riding Hood Presented by La Baracca – Testoni Ragazzi to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Theatre

    Durham City

    Retrace Little Red Riding Hood’s path in the woods with two little ones as they play a game of ‘what-if’ and pretend. They run and chase each other through the story, playing all the parts, but both desperate to take on the role of Mr Wolf… or is...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017to21 Oct 2017