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this is what's onOur packed year-round events calendar means there's bound to be something for you to enjoy, whenever you choose to visit.

virtual Durham City Run poster

Virtual Durham City Run Festival

Openings

Virtual Event

16th July 2020-19th July 2020
Durham Brass Festival - Durham Music Service

Durham Brass Festival - Durham Music Service

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13th July 2020-17th July 2020
Durham Brass Festival - BRASS Unbound: Radio Show

Durham Brass Festival - BRASS Unbound: Radio Show

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13th July 2020

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13th July 2020

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  • Father's Day 2020

    family walking outside the gates of Rsby Castle

    Father's Day is fast approaching... what better way to say 'Thank You' to Dad than by treating him to a unique experience or gift from Durham?! 

  • Inspiring Cornish Exhibitions

    Norman Cornish Exhibitions

    The Norman Cornish Centenary Year culminates in two distinct exhibitions at the prestigious venues of Palace Green Library, Durham and The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle from 16 November – 23 February 2020.

  • Father's Day 2020

    family walking outside the gates of Rsby Castle

    Father's Day is fast approaching... what better way to say 'Thank You' to Dad than by treating him to a unique experience or gift from Durham?! 

  • British Sandwich Week 2020

    British Sandwich Week logo 2020

    You’ll find all the right ingredients in Durham to make delicious sandwiches at home this British Sandwich Week.  

  • British Sandwich Week 2020

    British Sandwich Week logo 2020

    You’ll find all the right ingredients in Durham to make delicious sandwiches at home this British Sandwich Week.  

  • Seaham Food Festival

    Seaham Food Festival Logo

    Calling out to all foodie fans! Enjoy a delicious day out at Durham’s new foodie festival by the sea Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 June

  • Inspiring Cornish Exhibitions

    Norman Cornish Exhibitions

    The Norman Cornish Centenary Year culminates in two distinct exhibitions at the prestigious venues of Palace Green Library, Durham and The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle from 16 November – 23 February 2020.

  • Six of Durham's most romantic hotels

    Rose and Crown hotel in the Durham Dales

    With Valentine's Day just around the corner, we've chosen six of the county's most romantic hotels from city to countryside to coast, just in time for you to book your next getaway.

  • Amazing Stays in Durham

    Durham City on a sunny day featuring Durham Castle and Durham Cathedral

    From city, countryside to coast, escape to Durham for a truly amazing stay.

    Check out our guide to amazing places to stay across the county. 

  • The Way of Love

    couple walking in front of Durham Cathedral

    Follow The Way of Love to Durham and discover beautiful buildings, romantic landscapes and enduring love stories 

  • Top Picks for Winter Breaks in Durham

    Durham City in Winter

    Looking for a relaxing break this new year?

    Check out our top picks of where to stay in Durham, from coast to countryside and everywhere in-between!

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