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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Sarah Millican – Bobby Dazzler

04 Sep 2021

The hilarious Sarah Millican is back on tour with a Bobby Dazzler of a new stand-up show. In this, ...

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Ben Fogle – Tales From The Wilderness

05 Sep 2021

Thrilling tales from a modern day explorer.  From crossing Antarctica to conquering Everest, Ben ...

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Daniel Sloss -HUBRIS

18 Sep 2021

HUBRIS, the all-new, 11th solo show by Scotland’s international comedy star, hot on the heels of ...

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Festival of Thrift

25 Sep 2021 - 26 Sep 2021

The Festival of Thrift is the UK’s national festival of sustainability. Usually taking place ...

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Middlesbrough Art Weekender 2021

30 Sep 2021 - 03 Oct 2021

Middlesbrough Art Weekender is back! After a year away, the largest contemporary arts festival in ...

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Sarah Millican – Bobby Dazzler

01 Oct 2021 - 03 Oct 2021

The hilarious Sarah Millican is back on tour with a Bobby Dazzler of a new stand-up show. In this, ...

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Josh Widdicombe – Bit Much…

06 Oct 2021

Tour extended due to phenomenal demand! “one of the most bankable talents in UK comedy” ...

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Levison Wood – The Art of Exploration

10 Oct 2021

In Autumn 2021, join critically acclaimed author and explorer Levison Wood as he takes to the stage ...

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Milton Jones in Milton: Impossible

19 Oct 2021

They said it was impossible, Milton Impossible… Just an email to say that I Milton Jones, am an ...

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Katherine Ryan – Missus

22 Oct 2021

Canadian powerhouse Katherine Ryan is currently dominating screens both in the UK and abroad, with ...

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Steve Harley and Cockney Rebel

24 Oct 2021

Steve Harley celebrates his 48thyear in music in 2021 and continues to play concerts around the ...

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Adventures Of The Yorkshire Shepherdess – An Evening With Amanda Owen

24 Oct 2021

In this frank, funny and informative new show, Yorkshire Shepherdess Amanda Owen shares ...

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