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Tees Valley is home to a vibrant programme of amazing events and festivals. 

From sport to music to theatre to outdoor art and food festivals – there is always something happening.

Just some of our popular annual events include the region’s biggest free outdoor art and street theatre festival the Stockton International Riverside Festival (SIRF), the national festival of sustainability Festival of Thrift and the fun, family-friendly Hartlepool Waterfront Festival.

Search the events below to make sure you don’t miss any of it.

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Adventure Den Kits

11 Jun 2021 - 09 Oct 2022

Come and make your own imaginative space in the MIMA Garden with our Adventure Den Kits. Suitable ...

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MIMA MAKING

11 Jun 2021 - 09 Oct 2022

Pick up an exciting bag of goodies for making and inventing with family and friends. This ...

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Raby Deer Park

Daily 10am - 4pm

Spend time in nature and watch the seasons change in Raby Castle’s stunning Deer Park, which is ...

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Horrible Histories® Pirates: The Exhibition at the National Museum of the Royal Navy Hartlepool

09 Apr 2022 - 09 Apr 2023

Get ready for the ultimate family day out at the National Museum of the Royal Navy Hartlepool. ...

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Bottled Ocean

09 Apr 2022 - 06 Nov 2022

The exhibition by international Maori artist, George Nuku, is a unique collaboration between ...

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Lubna Chowdhary, Erratics

25 Jun 2022 - 09 Oct 2022

This summer we present an exhibition of new sculptures and installations by Lubna ...

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Lubna Chowdhary, Erratics

25 Jun 2022 - 09 Oct 2022

Erratics includes Chowdhary’s recent paintings, sculptures and installations made from ceramic, ...

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The Story of the Middlesbrough Collection

25 Jun 2022 - 09 Oct 2022

The story of the Middlesbrough Collection is told through a new display that charts the many phases ...

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Tees Valley Response Award Self-portrait, Periskepsi

25 Jun 2022 - 09 Oct 2022

Gail Henderson makes abstract self-portraits that visualise her psychological reality. Her works ...

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When The Boat Comes In

23 Jul 2022 - 05 Nov 2022

With a maritime history spanning the centuries, it is little wonder that the coastline of the ...

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Afternoon Tea at the Gardens

02 Aug 2022 - 01 Dec 2022

F Afternoon Tea is a regal affair and now it’s one you can take with you! At the Gardens Café, ...

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The Undiscovered Island

19 Sep 2022 - 11 Mar 2023

Join us on an adventure to The Undiscovered Island. The Undiscovered Island is a sensory underwater ...

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