What's on in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
Local Tourist Guide
Welcome to Newton Aycliffe in the beautiful county of County Durham. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Newton Aycliffe - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.
Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Newton Aycliffe to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Newton Aycliffe
If you're out on the tiles in Newton Aycliffe then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Newton Aycliffe will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Newton Aycliffe.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Newton Aycliffe (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Newton Aycliffe for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Newton Aycliffe for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
Park Head Country HotelWest Auckland
Rooms from £42.00
Rooms from £55.00
Rooms from £75.00
Hardwick Hall HotelFerryhill
Rooms from £85.00
Rooms from £50.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|Peacock & Gamble: Heart-throbsComing to The Forum in Darlington on March 16th 2014: Peacock & Gamble: Heart-throbs After inexplicably failing to get famous in the UK for three years, triple Chortle Award nominees (2011, 2012, 2013) Peacock & Gamble…||16 - 17 Mar 2014Darlington ForumDarlingtonTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Sean Hughes: PenguinsThis is a show so full of surprises, and hidden twists and recurring themes that you find yourself mapping it out hours later. Sean takes us back to his Dublin upbringing and the, at times, utter awkwardness of teenage l…||19 Mar 2014ARC Stockton Arts CentreStockton on TeesTheatre & Performing Arts|
|WitTank: the SchoolEminently silly sketch outfit WitTank invite you into the charmingly warped world of The School: a deranged and archaic institution with a dizzying array of loveable eccentrics, diabolical lunatics and malevolent buffoon…||21 Mar 2014ARC Stockton Arts CentreStockton on TeesMiscellaneous|
|Alexander O’Neal Alexander O’Neal comes to Middlesbrough TFM Soundworks for one night on the 22nd March. The RnB Legend and Northern Soul Star flies in from Minneapolis and will be performing his massive hits including Criticize and Fa…||22 Mar 2014TFM Soundworks - Music, Events & Conference Centre Middlesbrough Music/Gigs/Concerts|
|Jessica Fostekew & Kiri Pritchard-McLeanComing to The Forum in Darlington on March 25th 2014: Special event in recognition of International Women's Day Jessica Fostekew - “Fostekew is a hugely engaging presence and there's something reassuringly honest abo…||25 - 26 Mar 2014The Forum Music CentreDarlingtonTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Craig Murray & Alfie BrownComing to Planet Leisure in Newton Aycliffe on March 26th 2014: Craig Murray - “Bloody funny” - Jo Brand Alfie Brown - “Quite simply the future of British stand-up” - The List MC Danny Deegan - “His seamles…||26 - 27 Mar 2014Planet LeisureNewton AycliffeTheatre & Performing Arts|
|TYGA + Support American hip-hop artist Tyga is set to perform at TFMSoundworks on the 28th of March! Tyga first received recognition with his debut single Coconut Juice which featured his cousin, Gym Class Heroes vocalist, Travie McC…||28 Mar 2014TFM Soundworks - Music, Events & Conference Centre Middlesbrough Music/Gigs/Concerts|
|The Dualers + supportThe Dualers are Britain’s much loved Ska and Reggae band from the South of England who have steadily built up a following of many thousands of truly dedicated fans across all ages and have sold out at the Indigo O2 a r…||28 Mar 2014Shildon Civic HallShildonMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Pretty Wild - A FairFollowing on from the success of the 2013 events, Pretty Wild A Fair returns in March for another season of fairs at the wonderful setting of Seaton Holme, Easington Village. If you would like to be considered for a tab…||29 Mar 2014Seaton HolmeEasington VillageArts / Craft|
|Barnard Castle 1st Wednesday of the Month Chic Vintique FairBARNARD CASTLE CHIC VINTIQUE FAIR The Witham Hall 3 Horsemarket, Barnard Castle, Durham, DL12 8LY Held on the first Wednesday of every month due to the building work still not being completed we are now starting the f…||2 Apr - 3 Dec 2014The WithamBarnard CastleLifestyle|
|Barnard Castle's Chic Vintique FairBARNARD CASTLE CHIC VINTIQUE FAIR The Witham Hall 3 Horsemarket, Barnard Castle, Durham, DL12 8LY The building work is still not completed at the hall so apologies to all but the fairs will not start on 2nd April 2014…||2 Apr - 3 Dec 2014The WithamBarnard CastleLifestyle|
|Three Little PigsFollowing the fantastic sell-out success of Ugly Duckling, Northern Ballet is delighted to announce our latest ballet especially for children, Three Little Pigs. Three little pigs set out into the world. The first pig d…||2 Apr 2014Gala TheatreDurhamTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Nick Doody & Joe BromeheadComing to Hilarity Bites at The Forum in Darlington on April 5th 2014: Nick Doody - “Very impressive… unfailingly good punchlines... intelligent and funny… comes with the Chortle seal of approval” - Chortle Joe…||5 - 6 Apr 2014Darlington ForumDarlingtonTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Carl Hutchinson & Tony JamesonComing to Hilarity Bites at Osbournes in Yarm on April 7th 2014: Carl Hutchinson - “Effortlessly hilarious. He captivates the audience with his perfectly timed suspenseful silences and plain-talking sense-making” - …||7 - 8 Apr 2014OsbournesYarmTheatre & Performing Arts|
|TINIE TEMPAH & Support Ladies & Gentleman it is a pleasure to announce an EXCLUSIVE show with the UK's Biggest Artist - TINIE TEMPAH & Support - Tuesday 8th April 2014 There will only be a VERY LIMITED amount of tickets available for the sho…||8 Apr 2014TFM Soundworks - Music, Events & Conference Centre Middlesbrough Music/Gigs/Concerts|
|Hilarity Bitesize feat. Caimh McDonnellComing to Sloan’s in Darlington on April 14th 2014: Caimh McDonnell - “Superb, a source of joy” - Time Out MC Lou Conran - “A naturally funny comic, with a warm and dotty stage presence that helps endear her to…||14 - 15 Apr 2014Sloan'sDarlingtonTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Jon RichardsonJon Richardson performs live at Middlesbrough Town Hall in Middlesbrough, Tyne and Wear on Thursday, 17 April 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Jon Richardson at Middlesbrough Town Hall now.…||17 Apr 2014Middlesbrough Town HallMiddlesbroughMiscellaneous|
|Grisly Tales From TumblewaterA determined orphan, a satchel full of spine-chilling stories and a whole lot of rain! Charles Dickens meets Roald Dahl via Horrible Histories with laughs, frights and live music. Welcome to Tumblewater. Not that it's…||18 Apr 2014ARC Stockton Arts CentreStockton on TeesTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Marquee : Day and Night : Mini FestSo this Easter Sunday we will have 3 tents of music, hosted by 3 local and well known brands. In the main marquee Loose Cannon's very own sub brand Get Loose will unleash a line up of new school artists. Then we have a c…||20 - 21 Apr 2014EmpireMiddlesbroughMiscellaneous|
|Jason Manford First World ProblemsJason Manford First World Problems will be performing live Comedy at Darlington Civic Theatre on the Monday, 21 April 2014 in Darlington, Durham. Buy tickets for Jason Manford First World Problems online.…||21 Apr 2014Darlington Civic TheatreDarlingtonTheatre & Performing Arts|
Easter in Newton Aycliffe
Easter activities in Newton Aycliffe
Enjoy a fun-filled family Easter holiday with our list of events taking place over the Bank Holiday Easter weekend in Newton Aycliffe.
Wedding fairs in Newton Aycliffe
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Newton Aycliffe. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.