WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK

Experience the epic tale of England, have a whizz on the waltzers, enjoy Great Exhibition food, catch a chick flick and pop down to the Orange Pip.
WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

FOR MUSIC…

30 JUNE – 15 SEPTEMBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Magnificent music, with a bit of everything else thrown in, Kynren is the epic tale of England, performed by a cast and crew of 1,000 in the grand grounds of Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland. The world-class show is back for 2018, taking audiences on a breathtaking journey through 2,000 years of history, myth and legend. The production is brought o life through stunning sets, combat, stunts, horsemanship, pyrotechnics and special effects, all set to a thrilling original soundtrack. Prepare to be blown away in 90 action-packed minutes, depicting 29 scenes, told through the yes of a 10-year-old boy. An absolute must-see for families – starting this Saturday.

kynren.com

 

FOR FAMILY…

22 – 30 JUNE

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Summer is hotting up and some of the North East’s best-loved seasonal events are coming back around. This one’s for the whole family to enjoy – an iconic date in the summer events calendar for me years. The Hoppings is back this week, bringing family fun and fairground rides to its annual home on the Town Moor. Guaranteed good times with over 300 rides and attractions. Check it out!

hoppingsfunfairs.com

 

FOR FOOD…

26 JUNE – 7 SEPTEMBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

The Great Exhibition of the North is taking over Newcastle for a season-long cultural event, celebrating the pioneering spirit of the North. Dobson & Parnell on Queen Street are getting in on all the action with a delicious exhibition-inspired menu featuring dishes such as black pudding, Granny Smith relish and house-cured bacon to start; roast chicken breast with mashed potato, green beans, and hazelnut dressing for mains; and Yorkshire strawberry and elderflower eton mess for dessert.

dobsonandparnell.co.uk

 

FOR THEATRE…

29 JUNE

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Nothing says summer like an outdoor cinema. Grab your pals and your popcorn, because this Friday, Wynyard Hall is screening Pretty Woman. A contemporary take on a traditional fairytale, a business man hires a beautiful escort for social events, only to fall head over heels in love. The ultimate girls night out – blankets, bubbles and beautiful scenery. Food and drink will be available to purchase on site.

wynyardhall.co.uk

 

FOR SHOPPING…

30 JUNE

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Middlesbrough’s cool and quirky artisan food market returns to Teesside this Saturday with glorious food, electrifying entertainment, live music, inspiring art and independent businesses lining Baker Street, Bedford Street and Albert Road. A place where great food and talented people come together to offer something completely unique. It’s fun, it’s exciting and it’s a great day out for the whole family.

orangepipmarket.com


 

Seaham Hall

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