What's on inDurham

Welcome to Durham

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Durham - 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 Durham to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Hotels in Durham

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Forthcoming events in Durham

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APR
The Anguished Man Live Experiment
North East Aircraft Museum

Highly recommend very active location. The Anguished Man Live Experiment is gaining ground and the haunted painting is being more responsive to questions by violently shaking to responses to yes and would appear to stop shaking for no responses. It would appear…

Location: 11.3 milesaway
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01457 877008
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25
APR
Rob Rouse & Danny Pensive
Bishop Auckland Town Hall

Coming to Hilarity Bites in Bishop Auckland on April 25th 2014:Rob Rouse ‐ Missing This show means missing something wonderful ‐‐ Edinburgh Evening NewsDanny Pensive ‐ original genuinely unpredictable and very rewarding ‐ ChortleMC Ray Bradshaw ‐ Affable Glaswegian Ray…

Location: 8.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03000 269524
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APR
Gary Delaney & Mike Newall
Planet Leisure

Coming to Planet Leisure in Newton Aycliffe on April 30th 2014:Gary Delaney ‐ As seen on Mock the Week ‐ Taut brilliant one‐liners. Delaney was worth the price of admission alone ‐ ChortleMike Newall ‐ Quiet thoughtful and casual. The material is…

Location: 11.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01325 310989
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09
MAY
Gary Little & Fin Taylor
Planet Leisure

Coming to Hilarity Bites at Planet Leisure in Newton Aycliffe on May 9th 2014:Gary LittleGary Little was recently named as Best Headliner and also won the award for Best TourFestival Show at the 2014 Scottish Comedy Awards. This shouldnt come…

Location: 11.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01325 310989
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17
MAY
Durham Does Vintage
Marriott Royal County Hotel

Winner of an Outstanding Customer Service Award and shortlisted for TWO National Vintage Awards; Britain Does Vintage fairs have fast become a firm favorite on the vintage scene. THE vintage stallholders are hand‐picked and offer a wealth of knowledge gained from years…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07896 840397
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23
MAY
Wes Zaharuk & Scott Bennett
Bishop Auckland Town Hall

Coming to Hilarity Bites in Bishop Auckland on May 23rd 2014:Wes ZaharukMaster of mayhem prop lunatic Wes Zaharuk takes audience on a joy‐ride of frenzy machine‐gun anarchic physical comedy routines and maniac physical audience interaction. Wes is easily one of the most…

Location: 8.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03000 269524
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25
MAY
England Cricket
Durham County Cricket Club

England Cricket appears live in Chester le Street Durham at Durham County Cricket Club on Sunday 25 May 2014.For ticket prices to watch England Cricket at Durham County Cricket Club see the list of tickets available for England Cricket.…

Location: 5.4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

25
MAY
England vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI
Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground

England vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI at Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground live on Sunday 25 May 2014 in Durham Northumberland.For tickets to see England vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI at Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground see the list of…

Location: 5.4 milesaway
Category: Sports

25
MAY
Sri Lanka Cricket
Durham County Cricket Club

Sri Lanka Cricket ‐ don't miss Sri Lanka Cricket play Cricket Test Series at Durham County Cricket Club live on Sunday 25 May 2014 in Chester le Street Durham.Don't forget that you can get the best ticket prices by comparing…

Location: 5.4 milesaway
Category: Sports

28
MAY
Gavin Webster & Javier Jarquin
Planet Leisure

Coming to Hilarity Bites at Planet Leisure in Newton Aycliffe on May 28th 2014:Gavin WebsterGavin Webster has been on the rise. Hes been on the rise for Eighteen years. After making his modest debut in a pub in Gateshead in February 1993…

Location: 11.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01325 310989
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07
JUN
Boyzone
Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground

Formed by Louis Walsh in 1993 the Boyzone lads responded to an advert in the media for members of a new boy band to rival TakeThat. Keith Duffy Mikey Graham Shane Lynch Ronan Keating and…

Location: 5.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
OCT
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Durham Gala Theatre

Tickets for Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Durham Gala Theatre on the Saturday 04 October 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Al Murray One Man One Guvnor live at Durham Gala Theatre see our list of…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

10
OCT
Kerry Ellis
Durham Gala Theatre

Live music event at Durham Gala Theatre Durham Durham.To watch Kerry Ellis live at Durham Gala Theatre on the Friday 10 October 2014 check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and compare the best ticket prices.…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
NOV
Dave Gorman
Durham Gala Theatre

English author presenter and stand‐up comedian Dave Gorman takes his stories of extreme adventures and experiences to theatres across the length of the country. Born in Staffordshire Dave first performed live at the 1998 Edinburgh…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
NOV
Joan Armatrading
Durham Gala Theatre

Described as Britains First Lady of Song Joan Armatrading has been nominated for a Grammy Award on no less than three occasions.Possessing an extremely unique voice and strong rhythmical acoustic guitar she is…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Updated: 19/04/2014 05:06:46