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Sunfest 2017 @ Arts Centre Washington

04 May 2017 - 27 May 2017


£7.50 / £6 (concessions )/ £5 (NUS)

Sunderland drama students are staging a series of critically acclaimed plays at Arts Centre Washington

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Harambee Pasadia 2017 @ Barnard Castle

26 May 2017 - 29 May 2017

Up to £75

Now in its fifth year, Harambee Pasadia Music and Dance Camping Festival is back and bigger than ever!

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Evolution Emerging 2017 @ Newcastle upon Tyne

27 May 2017

From 2pm


In what has been billed as the event’s biggest and best to date, event organisers Generator have confirmed that the cream of the region’s and the UK’s emerging crop of talent will join a headlining list of North East All Stars

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Northumberland County Show 2017 @ Bywell Hall

29 May 2017

The biggest county show in the North East attracting over 26,000 visitors from across the region and further afield

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Mickleton Village Carnival @ Mickleton Village Hall

03 June 2017

13:00 to 17:00

Join in the festivities at Mickleton Village Carnival!

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Durham Blues Festival @ Gala Theatre and Cinema

17 June 2017

2pm - 10pm

£26 Early Bird tickets, £29 advance tickets, £32 on the day

Solid Entertainments is delighted to announce Durham’s seventh annual Blues, Rhythm and Rock Festival is back to take over Gala.

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Gin Festival @ Wynyard Hall

07 July 2017 - 08 July 2017

Friday 5pm – midnight and Saturday 12noon – midnight

£12.50 per adult

Wynyard LOVES Gin, so what better way to celebrate our love of gin than with a Gin Festival!

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Jesterval 2017 @ Gateshead

14 July 2017 - 06 August 2017

Event throughout the day and night

Varied prices depending on event

Jesterval, The North East’s Premier Comedy Festival, will return this summer bigger and better than ever as part of Q Festival!

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Q Festival @ Gateshead

14 July 2017 - 06 August 2017

Q festival is an exciting new collaboration between Gateshead Council and Jesterval Comedy Festival!

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Haçienda Classical Live From Times Square @ Newcastle upon Tyne

04 August 2017


After a spellbinding tour throughout the UK, The Haçienda and Manchester Camerata are bringing back Haçienda Classical in 2017

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Corbridge Chamber Music Festival @ Queen’s Hall Arts Centre, Hexham

04 August 2017 - 06 August 2017

Event on throughout each day, check the website for exact details

Varied prices depending on event

With concerts throughout the day, music to please all tastes why not savour a summer weekend of uplifting chamber music, all heard in the crystal clear acoustics of historic St. Andrew’s Church.

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Manic Street Preachers Live From Times Square @ Newcastle upon Tyne

05 August 2017


1990s rock icons Manic Street Preachers have confirmed they will be heading to Newcastle for Live From Times Square 2017.

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Brian Wilson Live From Times Square @ Newcastle upon Tyne

06 August 2017


Music icon Brian Wilson is bringing the seminal Pet Sounds album tour to Newcastle’s Times Square this August

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Hardwick Live 2017 @ Sedgefield, County Durham

19 August 2017

Day-long event

£8 children, £15 for 13-17-year-olds and £49 for adults

The North East’s biggest live music event returns this summer, bringing with it a huge line-up of high profile acts.

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Heritage Craft Skills Festival @ Auckland Castle

16 September 2017 - 17 September 2017

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

See demonstrations, talk to the experts and try your hand at a range of heritage building and traditional crafts.

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Festival of Ingenuity @ Head of Steam – Darlington Railway Museum

22 September 2017 - 23 September 2017

Celebrate Darlington’s ingenious past, present and future


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