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

Although many events are planned to go ahead for 2021, please check any Covid-19 testing requirements with the appropriate venue or event organiser before visiting. 

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

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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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Jimeoin – Turn It Up!

30 Oct 2021

A brilliant evening of world-class comedy from the Irishman internationally celebrated as one of ...

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Preston Park Halloween Spooky Walk

31 Oct 2021

Are you brave enough to enter the park on Halloween? Preston Park will be alive with the sights and ...

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Jimmy Carr – Terribly Funny

02 Nov 2021

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

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Jason Manford – Like Me

05 Nov 2021

He’s back! It’s been a busy few years for Jason since his last smash-hit stand up show but fans ...

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Ed Byrne – If I’m Honest…

06 Nov 2021

Join Ed as he takes a long hard look at himself and tries to decide if he has ANY traits that are ...

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Stockton Fireworks 2021

07 Nov 2021

Our annual fireworks spectacular returns with a truly stunning display that will light up the sky ...

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Rugby League World Cup – Tonga V Cook Islands

07 Nov 2021

It has been announced that Tonga will travel to Tees Valley to take on the Cook Islands in the ...

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Ross Noble – Humournoid

17 Nov 2021

What happens when pure comedy takes human form? What happens when a creature is created and bred to ...

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Marti Pellow – The Greatest Hits Tour

Wed 24 Nov 2021

You spoke and Marti listened. The brand new Greatest Hits tour is about finally being able to come ...

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