WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK

Live the American dream, see the Red Arrows ride through the sky, flock to Scarborough for a fine foodie event, join in the jive and take home some treasured trinkets this week.
WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

FOR MUSIC…

23 JULY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

The Sage Gateshead plays host to the SummerTyne Americana Festival 2017 this Sunday, at which visitors can look forward to a brilliant double bill of two of the finest female blues voices from both sides of the Atlantic. Jo Harman is a British-born soul and gospel singer who found success with her debut album, Dirt on My Tongue. Lisa Mills takes her audiences on a humorous and emotional musical journey: expect blues, gospel, country and soul influences. Two talented individuals together, it’s set to be a fabulous evening of soulful music and summer fun.

sagegateshead.com


FOR FAMILY…

21 – 23 JULY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Fly to the North East coast this weekend for the renowned Sunderland International Airshow. The free, seafront show kicks off on Friday evening and continues all day Saturday and Sunday, with a whole host of exciting flying displays for spectators to see. There will be a marvellous military presence both on and off the ground – with RAF, Army and Navy military villages as well as the usual crafts and trade stands. This year’s airshow will see the return of the RAF Typhoon Team who will join many display teams including The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight and The Royal Air Force Aerobics Team – The Red Arrows.

britishairshows.com/sunderland-international-airshow


FOR FOOD…

21 – 23 JULY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

All aboard the Scarborough Seafest Maritime Festival! Join in the fun at this fabulous seaside festival this summer, celebrating the Yorkshire Coast’s amazing Maritime Heritage on the West Pier, South Bay Scarborough. Visitors can expect mouthwatering street food stalls, live cookery demonstrations by renowned Yorkshire chefs, live music and locally brewed ales from The Great Yorkshire Brewery Ale tent.

discoveryorkshirecoast.com


FOR THEATRE…

20 JULY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

A dazzling evening of dance. Strictly Theatre Co presents Giovanni Pernice – Dance Is Life this Thursday at Middlesbrough Theatre. Giovanni Pernice and Luba Mushtuk, from Strictly Come Dancing, star in ‘il ballo è vita’ this week in the North East. Joined by professional dancers from ‘Dancing with the Stars Ireland’, it’s set to be a wonderful evening following the story of Giovanni, who thinks he has found love, but not everything is as easy as it first appears… Expect dances such as the ‘Quickstep’, ‘Samba’, ‘Rhumba’, ‘Pasodoble’, ’Argentine Tango’ and the ‘Jive’.

middlesbroughtheatre.co.uk


FOR SHOPPING…

23 JULY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Get your craft on this Sunday at the creative and colourful Craft In Durham Market. This inspiring shopping experience in the heart of Durham showcases the region’s talented and artistic traders – all in one place. Shoppers will get the chance to bag a bargain, take home a unique trinket and discover beautiful crafts, art, homewares, clothing and more. Take your shopping bag pre Sunday lunch and enjoy a bit of regional retail therapy!

durhammarkets.co.uk


 

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