What's on inSkelton

Welcome to Skelton

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

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Forthcoming events in Skelton

27
JUN
The Jungle Book
Guisborough Forest and Walkway Visitor Centre

In the magical Indian jungle a new arrival changes the animal kingdom forever. Your favourite animal characters are brought to life to create an enchanting and fun‐filled musical show for children of all ages. Join Mowgli on his wonderful adventures with the…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01287 631132
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29
JUN
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
Billingham Forum Theatre

The hottest funniest production this side of Bangkok is back with their brand new show Beauties and the Beats taking the UK to the highest levels of frantic fun lively laughter and unabated euphoria that only the Lady Boys know howThis years…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01642 552663
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04
JUL
U2 2
The Studio

U2 2 are the worlds longest running U2 show. Formed by original members the band have been touring for 23 years across three continents.U2 2 have the very best in sounds and are joined on vocals by Tono Higginson. They have performed…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01429 857193
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08
JUL
The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes
STEWART PARK

Detective Sherlock Holmes has a mysterious new case to investigate when summoned to a nunnery deep in the English countryside. Holmes and his companion Dr Watson join the search for the most elusive piece of treasure known to mankind. With a missing…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01642 815181
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16
JUL
Kevin Bridges
Middlesbrough Town Hall

At 24 years of age Kevin Bridges is one of the most popular up and coming comedians in the country. His big break came at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where he won the So you…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
JUL
Alan Carr
Middlesbrough Town Hall

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
AUG
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Middlesbrough Town Hall

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Middlesbrough Town Hall in Middlesbrough on Sunday 09 August 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
SEP
Brand New
The Empire Middlesbrough

Brand New at The Empire Middlesbrough in Middlesbrough on Sunday 20 September 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
SEP
Peace
The Empire Middlesbrough

Peace at The Empire Middlesbrough in Middlesbrough on Friday 25 September 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best prices…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
SEP
Paddy McGuinness
Middlesbrough Town Hall

Patrick Joseph Paddy McGuinness is a British standup comedian actor and TV personality who found fame after appearing with comedian Peter Kay in the hit show Phoenix Nights creating his own spin‐off series Max and…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

13
OCT
Bullet For My Valentine
The Empire Middlesbrough

Welsh HeavyThrash Metal band Bullet for my Valentine are; Matthew Tuck lead vocalsrhythm guitar Michael Paget lead guitar Michael Thomas drums and Jason James backing vocals and bass guitar. They began together in 1998 but…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
DEC
Lower Than Atlantis
The Empire Middlesbrough

Not very often you get to hear a band which makes you stand up and notice their music. Lower than Atlantis is one such unit. This post hardcore band has been around since 2007 and…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
DEC
Sarah Millican
Middlesbrough Town Hall

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Ormesby Hall

Mid 18th Century palladian mansion notable for its fine plasterwoprk and carved wood decoration. Victorian kitchen and laundry, beautiful stable block, attractive garden and large model railway exhibition.Open: 30 March ‐ 2 NovemberTues, Wed, Thurs, Sun and Bank Holidays 1.30pm ‐ 4.30pm.Adult £3.90, Child £1.90, Family…

Chris Birkbeck International Rally School

Our rally driving girft vouchers make the ultimate gift for all ages. We have small groups, top instructors, real rallycars and a loose surface special stage. Lots of fun.Open: Throughout the year ‐ appointment required.Admission: Full day midweek £200.00, weekend £220.00, half day midweek…

Cleveland Ironstone Mining Museum

Experience the sunderground work of Cleveland's ironstone mining past, on the site of Loftus mine. This museum offers an exciting and authentic underground experience. Discover the special skills and customs of miners, who helped make Cleveland the most important ironstone mining area in Victorian and Edwardian…

Guisborough Priory

A triumphal arch sits admirably in the market town of Guisborough. The east end of the priory church is an outstanding example of gothic architecture and a reminder that this was once a very wealthy monastery. A sanctuary from busy market day shopping.Open: 1 April…

Saltburn

Art gallery based in studio buildings and used by 12 local artists. Throughout the year there is a changing programme of art exhibitions and outreach events.Open: Wed ‐ Sun 12pm ‐ 4pm.…

Saltburn Miniature Railway

15 inch gauge miniature railway, running from Cat nab Station to Forest Halt.The Locomotive Prince Charles was introduced in 1953 and is operated solely by volunteers.Open: Easter Sunday ‐ end of SeptEvery Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday 1pm ‐ 5pmMain school holidays ‐ every day except…

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