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  1. Type

    Type:

    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. Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

    Bishop Auckland

    Prints of works by Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Gilbert and George, Henry Moore and other influential artists work will be on display in a new exhibition at Bishop Auckland Town Hall.

    Venue

    Bishop Auckland Town Hall, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    21 Jan 2017to24 Mar 2017
  3. Type

    Type:

    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
  4. Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Newbiggin

    Local artist Kathryn Guy is making a welcome return to the Centre this season to show you how to make this fantastic wire sculpture of a dragonfly, the perfect addition to a springtime garden.  Age 12 and over, includes all tuition, materials and...

    Dates

    From:
    25 Mar 2017Open 10:00 - 12:30
  5. Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Newbiggin

    Bowlees Discovery Club -  For young adventurers aged between four and 13 years old. Booking essential

    Dates

    From:
    25 Mar 2017Open 11:00 - 13:00
  6. Type

    Type:

    Children/Family events

    Durham City

    A joyful journey for energetic little explorers aged 3 -7 and their grownups using puppets and live music.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Mar 2017Open 11:30 -
  7. Type

    Type:

    Crafts

    Durham

    Take inspiration from our archaelogy collections and make your own ceramic masterpiece to take home.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Mar 2017to26 Mar 2017Open 13:00 - 15:00
  8. Type

    Type:

    Crafts

    South Road, Durham

    Come and see the beautiful Middle Eastern tiles on display in the West Asia gallery and decorate your own porcelain tile to take home.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Mar 2017Open 13:00 - 15:00
  9. Type

    Type:

    Mother's Day

    Seaham

    Spend a delightful afternoon treating Mum to an exquisite Afternoon Tea experience at Seaham Hall. Where you will be seated in our elegant, bright and beautifully embellished Ballroom with the wonderfully talented Pianist, Mark Thompson,...

    Dates

    From:
    26 Mar 2017
  10. Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Beamish

    This hugely popular festival gets bigger and better every year. A must for enthusiasts and fantastic family activities to get involved in! Old King Coal 29th March – 2nd April.
    Great North Steam Fair 6th – 9th April.
    Horses at Work - 22nd & 23rd...

    Dates

    From:
    29 Mar 2017to23 Apr 2017Various Opening Times
  11. Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Beamish

    A five-day celebration of the rich mining heritage of North East England. Join in the banner parades and enjoy performances by local brass bands.

    Dates

    From:
    29 Mar 2017to2 Apr 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00
  12. Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Bishop Auckland

    Bishop Auckland Food Festival is the region’s biggest food event, growing year on year hosting a whole programme of events and activities including celebrity chefs, cookery demo’s, street entertainment and a demonstration kitchen.

    Venue

    Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2017to2 Apr 2017
  13. Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Bishop Auckland

    See the inimitable Rosemary Shrager will be cooking up a storm in the demonstration kitchen, using the very best of Durham produce. Booking is advised to avoid disappointment.

    Venue

    Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2017Various Opening Times
  14. Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Bishop Auckland

    The wonderful Tom and Henry Herbert (stars of Channel 4’s Fabulous Baker Brothers) make a welcome return to BAFF, but this time they're are inviting you into the kitchen. Learn how to make soda bread and flavoured butter then choose your perfect...

    Venue

    Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2017
  15. Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Bishop Auckland

    To get the royal seal of approval for your efforts, why not join Rob Kennedy for one of his masterclasses on Saturday? Rob is the Executive Chef of the prestigious Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and regularly cooks for the Royal Family and world...

    Venue

    Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2017to2 Apr 2017Various Opening Times
  16. Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Bishop Auckland

    The fabulous Foxy is back, and will guide you through the creation of some delicious cold dishes in a series of masterclasses.

    Venue

    Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    2 Apr 2017
  17. Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Beamish

    As part of our Great North Festival of Transport, join us for our annual (and famous) steam fair – The Great North Steam Fair! An amazing line-up of visiting vehicles and Beamish transport, in action and on view – from motorcycles to steam lorries –...

    Dates

    From:
    6 Apr 2017to9 Apr 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00
  18. Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Beamish

    Our school holiday camps in County Durham, are designed for children aged 6 – 13 years old, combine a whole host of fun, outdoor and interactive activities that are sure to keep your little ones occupied, allowing busy parents affordable and...

    Dates

    From:
    8 Apr 2017to23 Apr 2017
    From:
    27 Apr 2017to4 May 2017
    From:
    22 July 2017to3 Sept 2017
    From:
    21 Oct 2017to27 Oct 2017
  19. Type

    Type:

    Children/Family events

    Durham

    Storytelling, crafts and a park trail for 2-5 year olds! £4 per child. To book please call the park 03000 262655

    Venue

    Wharton Park, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    9 Apr 2017Open 13:00 - 14:30
  20. Type

    Type:

    Cycling event

    Bedburn, Bishop Auckland

    A downhill style mountain bike race for enduro/trail bikes on one of Hamsterley's mountain bike trails.  A downhill style event aimed at Enduro/Trail bikes on the Transmission, Accelerator and Nitrous sections of the red mountain bike trail. ...

    Dates

    From:
    9 Apr 2017Open 08:00 - 16:00