Build your own intineraries

Use this tool to save details of accommodation, events, places to eat and things to see & do in Durham.

To add an item to ‘My Shortlist’, click the relevant

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Build your own intineraries

Use this tool to save details of accommodation, events, places to eat and things to see & do in Durham.

To add an item to ‘My Shortlist’, click the relevant

Add to Excursion

What's On

This Month

Agricultural Show - Beamish Museum

Agricultural Show - Beamish Museum

From Thursday 18th to Sunday 21st September 2014, we are hosting the annual Agricultural Show,...

Locomotion - 10th Anniversary Steam Gala

Locomotion - 10th Anniversary Steam Gala

Celebrating Locomotion’s 10th Anniversary – this year we invite you to come and celebrate with us...

Raby Castle - Autumn Market

Raby Castle - Autumn Market

The annual autumn local food and craft market at Raby Castle. Wander around our market street with...

Welcome to your guide to what's on in Durham. Use our handy calendar above to find out what's on on a specific date, or find events by type, location or date with the easy-to-use events finder on the right hand side.

Our packed year-round events calendar means there’s bound to be something for you to enjoy, whenever you choose to visit – from exhibitions and world-class events and festivals, to theatre, live music and sporting events.

Don’t miss the many interesting exhibitions taking place at some of Durham's fascinating museums, and be sure to keep up to date with events happening at amazing attractions right across the county.

Below are just some of the highlights of what’s on in Durham over the next few weeks, or you can visit our top 10 events page here.

Further Afield

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.