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.

Covid-19 update

As a result of the Coronavirus outbreak many events in the area have been postponed or cancelled.

Please check with the appropriate venue or event organiser for further information before travelling.

Full details on the latest restrictions can be found on the .GOV website.

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Middlesbrough ProAm Golf

30 Jul 2021

In July 2021, Middlesbrough Golf Club will welcome PGA Professionals and golfers from across the ...

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Steel and Iron

13 Aug 2021 - 15 Aug 2021

Twenty Seven Productions’ “Steel and Iron” will be hitting Middlesbrough Town Hall from ...

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Middlesbrough Mela

14 Aug 2021 - 15 Aug 2021

Based in Albert Park, the Middlesbrough Mela is one of the biggest and most spectacular ...

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Big Mouth Comedy Club with MC Danny Mcloughlin, Martin Mor and Mike Newall

21 Aug 2021

It’s another cracking line-up for the second of Big Mouth Comedy Club’s Summer specials in ...

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The Two Frida’s

22 Aug 2021

After a sell out UK premiere, The Two Fridas will be performed at Kirkleatham Museum and Grounds ...

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We Love 90s in the Park!

27 Aug 2021

Already established as the hottest throwback event in town, We Love 90’s is gearing up for ...

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Jimmy Carr – Terribly Funny

28 Aug 2021

One of the best-loved comedians in the world, Jimmy Carr brings his brand-new tour Terribly Funny ...

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Hartlepool Waterfront Festival

28 Aug 2021 - 29 Aug 2021

The Hartlepool Waterfront Festival is set to be re-born for 2021, bringing back another packed ...

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Olly Murs – Darlington Arena

28 Aug 2021

‘Troublemaker’ Olly Murs is coming to the Tees Valley! Olly will be hitting the stage ...

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Tom Jones – A Celebration

29 Aug 2021

Global superstar Tom Jones is set to perform at Darlington Arena, home of Darlington Mowden Park ...

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John Bishop – Warm Up

03 Sep 2021

Comedy superstar John Bishop is coming to Middlesbrough Town Hall to warm up his brand-new show! ...

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Last Train Home Festival

04 Sep 2021

It’s all aboard for the Last Train Home Festival which pulls into Darlington on 4 September. On ...

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