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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. 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
  3. Type

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

    Type:

    Festival

    Beamish

    Join Beamish in The Pit Village on the 30th April and 1st May for a host of May Day activities! The May Day King and Queen will be crowned as we celebrate this special event with parades, music, Maypole dancing and headdress making.

    Dates

    From:
    30 Apr 2017to1 May 2017
  6. Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    niformed Services Fun Day is back in Durham on Sunday April 30th!

    There will be loads of live action throughout the city centre - discover activities in the Market Place, Prince Bishops, Elvet Riverside, and Walkergate.

    Dates

    From:
    30 Apr 2017Open 11:00 - 16:00
  7. Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Stanhope

    Driver for a Fiver. Drive our Sentinel Shunter at Stanhope Station for £5. Over the Bridge on Platform 2.

    Venue

    Weardale Railway, Stanhope

    Dates

    From:
    1 May 2017
  8. Type

    Type:

    Children/Family events

    South Road, Durham

    Celebrate Japanese Children's Day, make a cool carp banner, dress up in our fantastic array of kimonos and take some selfies.

    Dates

    From:
    6 May 2017Open 13:00 - 15:00
  9. Type

    Type:

    Crafts

    Frosterley

    Join us for a fun indoor/outdoor arts and crafts session. Children can have a go at a range of visual arts to make something creative to take home. Under 8s must be accompanied by an adult.

    Dates

    From:
    6 May 2017Open 13:00 - 15:30
  10. Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

    Beamish

    The North East Meccano Society will once again hold their annual exhibition at Beamish with construction sets dating from the early 1900s up to the present day.

    Dates

    From:
    13 May 2017to14 May 2017
  11. Type

    Type:

    Children/Family events

    South Road, Durham

    Join us for crafts, meditation and traditional Buddha bathing.  Suitable for all the family

    Dates

    From:
    13 May 2017Open 13:00 - 17:00
  12. Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Sidegate, Durham City

    On the 13th and 14th of May, Crook Hall & Gardens are celebrating our 800th birthday with some medieval fun. During the day we are having a historical festival in our hall and gardens. With medieval re-enactments, medieval food and drink, and tales...

    Venue

    Crook Hall and Gardens, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    13 May 2017to14 May 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00
  13. Type

    Type:

    Fete / Fair

    Beamish

    Experience a fair like no other as The Squire of Pockerley sets about hiring his staff for the coming months!…

    Dates

    From:
    20 May 2017to21 May 2017
  14. Type

    Type:

    Dark Skies

    Beamish

    Enjoy after-hours Beamish with a fabulous evening of music, entertainment and food.

    Dates

    From:
    20 May 2017
  15. Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Beamish

    Join us to celebrate Empire and Flag Weekend during this Spring weekend.

    Dates

    From:
    20 May 2017to21 May 2017
  16. Type

    Type:

    Children/Family events

    South Road, Durham

    Explore the Ancient Egyptian death masks on display and create your own Tutankhamun mask to wear.

    Dates

    From:
    20 May 2017Open 13:00 - 15:00
  17. Type

    Type:

    Children/Family events

    Durham

    Depart Elvet Church Hall between 9:30 and 10:15am. Results, Prizes, Raffle and Games *Cash Prizes Hidden On Route!* - contact 0191 386 2260 for details. 

    Dates

    From:
    20 May 2017Open 09:15 - 09:15
  18. Type

    Type:

    Children/Family events

    Hurworth on Tees

    Join us in Rockliffe Hall’s grand marquee for an afternoon party fit for a princess (or a pirate, arrr) with disco dancing, activities and games in aid of the Teesside Charity.

    Dates

    From:
    21 May 2017
  19. Type

    Type:

    Show / Display

    Durham

    Following a year off in 2016, East Durham College is delighted to announce that the Houghall Spring Show is returning in 2017! The event will be held at the Durham-based campus on Sunday 21st May 2017 between 10am and 4pm.

    Dates

    From:
    21 May 2017Open 10:00 - 16:00
  20. Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Durham

    Hot on the heels of the icy spectacular that was Fire&Ice InDurham, we’re ready to share the exciting news with you about a brand-new spectacular coming to the City for the summer season… Balloons InDurham

    Dates

    From:
    26 May 2017to29 May 2017