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Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Dippy on Tour, a Natural HIstory Adventure, Great North Museum

Dippy the Diplodocus lived in London for over 100 years but now he's on an adventure to Newcastle! 

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.93 miles
Game On 2.0, Life Science Centre, Newcastle

Enjoy an action-packed family day out full of video games and super heroes at Game On 2.0 this half term holiday
 

Wallsend 3.35 miles
Borderline Funny, Segedunum Roman Fort, Wallsend

Exhibtion exploring the depiction of ancient Rome's great northern frontier of Hadrian’s Wall in cartoons.

Sunderland 10.85 miles
Pop-up Park, Market Square

From July 12th until September 2nd, Sunderland Market square will be transformed into a pop-up park.

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Summer at Stepney Bank Stables, Newcastle

Taster sessions, own your own pony day, junior activity mornings, group and private lessons & more. From age 3 upwards.

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.93 miles
Brilliant Bricks, Discovery Museum, Newcastle

45 intricate LEGO® models, using 50,000 mini bricks depicting the north's greatest inventions.

Gateshead District 6.97 miles
Summer Holiday Fun, Gibside

Free family activities every day of the summer holidays, no need to book. Normal admission applies. 

Urpeth 7.97 miles
Summer of Fun at Beamish Museum

Every day during the school holidays there will be amazing activities taking place for families to enjoy! 

Stannington 10.04 miles
Six Weeks Of Summer Farm Fun, Whitehouse Farm

There is a full programme of exciting events and activities everyday throughout the Summer Holidays!

Belsay 11.99 miles
Get hands on with history, Belsay Hall, Castle & Gardens

Join in on the fun and get hands on with the life in a grand stately home. Discover what life was like......

Framwellgate Moor 13.11 miles
Summertime Fun at Adventure Valley, Durham

Don’t miss Adventure Valley’s Summertime Fun this Summer holidays, there is so much family fun!

Raby with Keverstone 28.8 miles
Summer Holidays Activities at Raby Castle

Children's Tours of the Castle, Family Trail, Photography Workshops, Woodland Play Area & a Sensory Adventure !  

Washington 8.09 miles
Wetland Explorers, WWT Wetlands

There’s loads of exciting wetland challenges waiting for you! Grab your free Wetland Explorer log book and get started

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Planet Protectors Trail, Sunderland Museum

A fun and informative trail for all the family to enjoy. Find the clues and solve the puzzles to claim a prize.

Kirkwhelpington 17.61 miles
Kirkharle Rocks!

Our resident artists have been busy painting rocks and hiding them around the courtyard and lake. Can you find them?

Wallington Demesne 17.5 miles
Summer Family Fun, Wallington

Wallington is hosting a big Summer of Sport with loads of activities taking place every day of the summer

Cartington 24.94 miles
Cragside Summer Fun

Join us for summer-long celebration of nature and see your surroundings in a whole new way with the help of some ......

Hexham 19.47 miles
Where's Wally Hunt in Hexham! Can you find all 20 Wallys?

The brilliant ‘Where’s Wally Hunt’ is back in Hexham. Pop into Cogito Books to pick up a search form to get started!

Washington 7.36 miles
Summer Holidays, Washington Old Hall

Spend time in the Nuttery and create some wild art, make a home for a wild animal or make friends with a bug.

Seaham 14.85 miles
Science Ninja, The Creative Place Seaham

Experiment with bottle rockets, discover how bridges work, explore volcanoes and learn how your body works.

Hartlepool 26.47 miles
Summer Family Fun at the National Museum of the Royal Navy, Hartlepool

Look lively and steer a course this summer for the National Museum of the Royal Navy Hartlepool!

Gateshead 3.35 miles
The Greatest MetroGnome Show, intu Metro Centre

The Metrognomes are joined in Exhibition Square by circus performers, fun tricks, jugglers and more!

Stannington 10.04 miles
Mermaid & Pirate Festival, Whitehouse Farm

Come and meet the Mermaids and ask them all of your questions about their magical underwater world!

Belsay 11.99 miles
Knights Tournament, Belsay Hall, Castle & Gardens

Go back in time and get closer to the action as rival knights compete in the ultimate test of strength and skill.

Sunderland 13.04 miles
Steaming Weekend, Ryhope Engine Museum

Visit Ryhope Engine Museum during their Steaming Weekends & see the huge 100 horsepower steam beam engines in action.  

Durham 16.06 miles
Traditional Crafts Weekend at the Botanic Garden Durham

Silversmith & an artist and card designer will be demonstrating their skills in the garden.No need to pre-book.

Alnwick 29.28 miles
Wizarding Week, Alnwick Castle

Put on your most enchanting robes and join our resident wizarding professors for some magical mayhem!

Newcastle upon Tyne 0 miles
Newcastle Mela, Exhibition Park

FREE, fun and family-friendly annual festival celebrating south Asian culture, arts, music and food. 

Wallsend 3.35 miles
Marvellous Mondays at Segedunum Roman Fort, Wallsend

Each Monday we have activities and crafts inspired by the objects and stories within our collections

Wallsend 4.73 miles
Fantastic Fifties with The Baldy Holly Band, Stephenson Railway

Enjoy live music performances as well as taking a ride on a heritage trains in our 50s carriages.

Morpeth 12.53 miles
Bumps & Babies, Morpeth NCT

Come along and meet new friendly faces, bumps & babies. Various activities each month. 

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Summer Sandcast, National Glass Centre

Create your own little masterpiece - make a glass cat, hedgehog, fish or owl using sand to make a mould.

South Tyneside District (B) 9.95 miles
Summer of Sports, Souter Lighthouse

Free outdoor games and sports activities for children of all ages throughout the summer holidays.

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Summer Swim Camps with Swim NE, Newcastle

Camps are ideal for children aged 4-12 who want to practice their swimming skills over the holidays. 

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Lee Sterry Sports Coaching Holiday Course, Gosforth Academy

Football & multisport school holiday camps for boys and girls age 4 to 14, held at Gosforth Academy

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Art4 School Holiday Workshop, Gosforth Academy

A creative and imaginative art workshop, packed with fun activities and new techniques your child will love.

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Sleeping Beauty - Family Pantomime, Northern Stage

Will Queen Patsy and the hapless court jester, Muddles, help Prince Philip of Fenham wake Sleeping Beauty?

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
School Holiday Workshops, Turpentyne Fine Art

Create amazing art projects using a variety of media, all materials included. For age 5-7 and 7+ and 9+

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.93 miles
Summer Swim Camps with Swim NE, Newcastle

Camps are ideal for children aged 4-12 who want to practice their swimming skills over the holidays. 

North Gosforth 2.73 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

Newcastle United Foundation’s Soccer Courses are a great way for children to stay active during school holidays

Gateshead 4.1 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

Newcastle United Foundation’s Soccer Courses are a great way for children to stay active during school holidays

Whickham 4.32 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

Newcastle United Foundation’s Soccer Courses are a great way for children to stay active during school holidays

Cramlington 5.8 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

Newcastle United Foundation’s Soccer Courses are a great way for children to stay active during school holidays

Ponteland 6.26 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

Newcastle United Foundation’s Soccer Courses are a great way for children to stay active during school holidays

Whitley Bay 7.36 miles
Voldemort & The Teenage Hogwarts, Whitley Bay Playhouse

A Harry Potter hilarious musical parody that is sure to leave your teenagers spellbound. For age 14+

Chester-le-Street 10.23 miles
T20 Vitality Blast, Durham Cricket, Chester le Street

Are you ready for another fun-filled summer of Vitality Blast cricket at Emirates Riverside?!

Morpeth 11.68 miles
Exploring Makey Makey, Stobill Links, Morpeth

This two hour workshop is a chance for children aged 9 - 12 to come along and see how Makey Makey works.

Durham 15.22 miles
WILD Exhibition Family Activities at Palace Green Library, Durham

Wild Exhibition drop in family activities from 1pm - 3pm, free with your admission ticket to our exhibitions!

Washington 7.36 miles
Holiday Club, Washington Leisure Centre

Every day during the summer holidays Washington Leisure Centre are running a holiday club full of activities.

Sunderland 10.41 miles
Football Fit, Beacon of Light

Every school holiday, Beacon of Light run a wide range of fun sports activities for boys and girls.

Sunderland 10.41 miles
Football Camp, Beacon of Light

Every school holiday, Beacon of Light run a wide range of fun sports activities for boys and girls.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Birds & Fish Glass Painting, National Glass Centre

Make your own bird or fish decoration in this glass painting workshop, inspired by the Victoria & Albert Museum exhibit

Jarrow 5.47 miles
Mini Farmers Club, Jarrow Hall

Join a member of the team to help clean out some of the pens on the farm, and preparing them for the animals.

Seaham 14.85 miles
Summer Art Workshop, The Creative Place

Help create pirate and princess themed art and make your contribution to Seaham’s Pirate and Princess Day.

Seaham 15.58 miles
3 Day Junior Paddle Sports Course, Seaham Marina

An introduction to Paddle skills built around games and fun in the Marina, with a high emphasis on safety.

South Shields 7.1 miles
Tremendous Tuesdays, South Shields Museum & Gallery

Join in with activities and crafts, inspired by the objects and stories within our galleries and exhibitions.

South Tyneside District (B) 9.95 miles
Katie's Garden at Souter, Souter Lighthouse

Join Katie's Garden each week of the summer holidays where they’ll be bringing crafty fun to Souter Lighthouse.

Durham 15.94 miles
Little Dragons at The Oriental Museum, Durham

Little Dragons sessions for under 5s Songs, stories, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and more!

Kirkwhelpington 17.61 miles
Free Street Theatre Every Wednesday, Kirkharle

Don't miss our FREE street theatre every Wednesday in the Courtyard. Shows at 11am, 12:30pm & 2pm.

Warkworth 24.22 miles
Medieval Myths and Legends, Warkworth Castle and Hermitage

Join us to uncover myths and legends for yourself this summer at Warkworth Castle & meet medieval performers. 

South Shields 6.83 miles
Space Chase Movie Makers, The Word

Children will create a space-themed story entirely from their own ideas through improvisation, games and tasks.

Annfield Plain 9.27 miles
Mini Crafters art and craft sessions held at the Burrow Licensed Tearoom

Art and craft activities for children aged 4-10. Making fairy doors, trinket boxes, treasure boxes and lots more.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Clay Challenge, National Glass Centre

Throw the dice to select the picture of an artwork currently on show in our gallery and sculpt it in clay.

Seaham 14.85 miles
Cake Ninjas, The Creative Place

Each week there will be a deliciously tasty food related craft session for children to enjoy with ATOMS Education.

South Shields 7.1 miles
Crafty Romans, Arbeia Roman Fort

Get creative and join activities and crafts inspired by our Roman heritage at Arbeia Roman Fort.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Arty Wednesdays, Sunderland Museum

A 45 minute session with a different arts and crafts theme each week in the Special Exhibitions Gallery.

Washington 9.57 miles
BIG Summer Festival, Herrington Park

If you love the BIG Community Sports Festivals then you’ll love the brand new BIG Summer Festival.

Jarrow 5.47 miles
Farm Club Taster, Jarrow Hall

Young farmers will get behind the scenes, meet new friends, discover life on the farm and get close up with the animals.

Jarrow 6.83 miles
Willow Dream Catcher Workshop, West Boldon Lodge

Make sure you always have lovely dreams by coming and making your own personalised dream-catcher.

Sunderland 8.2 miles
Stream Dipping, Hylton Castle

Bring your little tadpoles along to this fun afternoon and discover the wonderful wildlife which lives in our stream!

Washington 7.36 miles
Sense and Sensibility, Washington Old Hall

The Pantaloons present their adaptation of Jane Austin's classic in the Nuttery for an evening of theatrical fun.

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
We're Going on a Bear Hunt….down a Tunnel! Seven Stories, Newcastle

We’re celebrating 30 years of We're Going on a Bear Hunt with a very special hunt in Ouseburn’s own Victoria Tunnel. 

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Sign it Hear Signing Cafe

A fun, friendly and relaxed environment to break down barriers to learn British Sign Language (BSL).

Gateshead 3.06 miles
Get Crafty at the Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead

A fun filled drop-in craft day at the Shipley. Get inspired by our exhibitions and come and create with us.

Wallsend 4.73 miles
Make & Take Thursdays at Stephenson Railway Museum

11am-3pm, free craft activities, suitable for 3 –7 year olds. Every Thursday in the school holidays

Urpeth 7.97 miles
Dig for Victory Event at Beamish Museum 

The first event is set around the 1940s Farm, part of the Great North Festival of Agriculture at Beamish Museum. 

Alnwick 28.11 miles
Exploring STEM, Alnwick

Join us for an exciting day exploring STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths). Booking Essential 

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Summer Sandcast, National Glass Centre

Create your own little masterpiece - make a glass cat, hedgehog, fish or owl using sand to make a mould.

South Shields 6.83 miles
Space Arts & Crafts, The Word

Come along to The Word for their weekly craft sessions and enjoy a range of Space Chase themed crafts.

Jarrow 5.47 miles
Mini Farmers Club, Jarrow Hall

Join a member of the team to help clean out some of the pens on the farm, and preparing them for the animals.

Sunderland 10.41 miles
Comedy of Errors, Barnes Park

The popular Plays In The Parks are returning transforming the city’s parks into epic stages throughout the summer.

Gateshead District 6.97 miles
Beer and a bite night, Gibside

Enjoy good company, good beer and good food at Beer & Bite Night every Friday night. Different traders each week. 

Jarrow 6.83 miles
Forest Playschool Taster Sessions, West Boldon Lodge

These one off sessions allow you to come along and try our popular Forest Playschool programme.

Sunderland 11.1 miles
Seaside Fusing, National Glass Centre

Choose from a range of seaside themed glass shapes and make it fantastic using glass mosaic tiles.

Hetton 12.22 miles
Bird Ringing, Rainton Meadows

This summer holidays you can see wild birds up close and personal with our local licensed bird ringer!

Sunderland 8.2 miles
Storytelling and Knight School, Hylton Castle

Come along to the Hylton Dene Play Area and let your imagination run wild at this knight themed session!

Sunderland 10.93 miles
Elmer Sculpting - Katie’s Garden, Market Square

Katie's Garden and teaming up with Sunderland BID to provide you with some fantastic FREE summer crafting sessions!

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.37 miles
Writing Masterclass for age 7+, Seven Stories, Newcastle

a 90 minute writing workshop suitable for children aged 7+ and their families, with author Florianne Humphrey

Gateshead District 6.97 miles
Park Run, Gibside

Whether you're new to running, a youngster or an Olympic athlete, all runners are welcome. 

Durham 15.22 miles
WILD Exhibition Family Activities at Palace Green Library, Durham

Wild Exhibition drop in family activities from 1pm - 3pm, free with your admission ticket to our exhibitions!

Durham 15.94 miles
Family Activities at the Oriental Museum Durham

Drop in sessions for families most Saturdays 1-3 (plus additional sessions in school holidays).

Hexham 19.52 miles
Junior photography workshops at Sarah Loveland Photography Hexham

Fun informal photography workshops for 8-11yrs and 12-15yrs. They can use their camera or phone. 45 minute session. 

Bishop Auckland 22.54 miles
KYNREN – AN EPIC TALE OF ENGLAND

Watch legends come to life in a thrilling tale told on an epic scale in this multi award winning spectacular.

South Tyneside District (B) 9.95 miles
Seashore Safari, Souter Lighthouse

Join a ranger and members of the Coastal Conservation Group to search the rockpools along Souter's shore.

Sunderland 10.93 miles
Sunderland River Festival

This inaugural event will be both a celebration of the city's maritime heritage and a tribute to its creative future.

Newcastle upon Tyne 2.37 miles
Macmillan Toon Angels - Summer Fair - fundraising for Macmillan Cancer Support

Family Fun Day/Summer Fair in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Macmillan Toon Angels keep all funds in the North East

South Shields 6.83 miles
Chess For All Drop In, The Word

Drop in to this fun session that will give you a chance to learn how to play chess or develop your strategy.

Belsay 11.99 miles
Bands Sunday, Belsay Hall

Local Brass Bands playing Sundays in September, get toe tapping and clapping here at Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens.

Belsay 11.99 miles
Classic Cars, Belsay Hall

Motor along to Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens to see a collection of beautiful classic cars and to chat to their owners.

South Shields 7.1 miles
Sign it Hear Signing Cafe

A fun, friendly and relaxed environment to break down barriers to learn British Sign Language (BSL).

Durham 15.94 miles
Little Dragons at The Oriental Museum, Durham

Little Dragons sessions for under 5s Songs, stories, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and more!

Billingham 29.73 miles
In the Night Garden Live at The Forum Theatre, Billingham

Join Igglepiggle, Upsy Daisy, Makka Pakka and friends for a brand new show on their first ever UK theatre tour in 2019!

Durham 15.22 miles
WILD Exhibition Family Activities at Palace Green Library, Durham

Wild Exhibition drop in family activities from 1pm - 3pm, free with your admission ticket to our exhibitions!

Bishop Auckland 22.54 miles
KYNREN – AN EPIC TALE OF ENGLAND

Watch legends come to life in a thrilling tale told on an epic scale in this multi award winning spectacular.

Washington 8.09 miles
Guide in a Hide, WWT Washington

Learn more about the diverse wild bird species that live at WWT with the help of our volunteer hide guide.

Durham 13.53 miles
FREE Taster Sessions at Razzamataz Durham

Come and join Razzamataz Durham Theatre School for an exciting  FREE TASTER SESSION this September!

Urpeth 7.97 miles
Agricultural Show at Beamish Museum

The annual Agricultural Show at Beamish, recreating a typical country show from the early 1900s.

Bywell 12.82 miles
Gym Tots Classes at Mowden Hall School

A parent & child fun active play programme which is led by a qualified early years gymnastics coach. 

North Gosforth 2.73 miles
Newcastle Car Show, Newcastle Racecourse

 A collection of the finest modified, custom and sport cars in the country. Stunt shows, music, fairground and more!

Wallsend 4.73 miles
Heritage Open Days, Stephenson Railway Museum

Behind-the-Scenes tours Saturday 14th - booking is essential. Free train rides on Sunday 15th, just turn up!

Durham 13.53 miles
FREE Taster Sessions at Razzamataz Durham

Come and join Razzamataz Durham Theatre School for an exciting  FREE TASTER SESSION this September!

Durham 15.22 miles
WILD Exhibition Family Activities at Palace Green Library, Durham

Wild Exhibition drop in family activities from 1pm - 3pm, free with your admission ticket to our exhibitions!

Durham 16.06 miles
Traditional Crafts Weekend at the Botanic Garden Durham

Silversmith & an artist and card designer will be demonstrating their skills in the garden.No need to pre-book.

Bishop Auckland 22.54 miles
KYNREN – AN EPIC TALE OF ENGLAND

Watch legends come to life in a thrilling tale told on an epic scale in this multi award winning spectacular.

Washington 6.83 miles
Washington Carnival

A fun free family event that begins with a parade through Concord plus funfair, face painting, outdoor sports and more!

Sunderland 13.04 miles
Heritage Day, Ryhope Engine Museum

Visit Ryhope Engine Museum this September for its annual heritage day and see the beam engines in operation.

 

Hexham 19.47 miles
September Children's Book Group - 'The Bad Luck Lighthouse' by Nicki Thornton

Come along and chat about this month's read, munch on some biscuits and have fun talking about books!

Newcastle upon Tyne 2.37 miles
Little Nippers Baby & Toddler Nearly New Sale, Brunton Park

Baby & Toddler Nearly New Sale 2pm-3.30pm St Aidan's Community Centre, Brunton Park, Gosforth

Newcastle upon Tyne 1.93 miles
Pre-school day, Life Science Centre

Led by a friendly Science Explainer, these preschool events are specially designed for young children. 

Gateshead 3.06 miles
Creative Baby, Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead

Creative Baby! is for babies 0-18 mths: activities designed especially for those not yet walking.

Durham 15.22 miles
WILD Exhibition Family Activities at Palace Green Library, Durham

Wild Exhibition drop in family activities from 1pm - 3pm, free with your admission ticket to our exhibitions!

Billingham 29.73 miles
Monstersaurus at the Forum Theatre, Billingham

This energetic new show show full of thrills, spills, magic and mayhem will delight the whole family!

Newcastle upon Tyne 0 miles
British Cycling Let's Ride Pop Up - Free, Family Friendly Cycling

For free, family-friendly, traffic free cycling.  Perfect for little legs (and longer ones too!)  

Newcastle upon Tyne 0 miles
Tiny Lives Nearly New Sale, Trinity Gosforth

Baby & Toddler clothes, toys and equipment sale raising vital funds for the RVI Tiny Lives Trust. 

Washington 8.09 miles
Guide in a Hide, WWT Washington

Learn more about the diverse wild bird species that live at WWT with the help of our volunteer hide guide.

Durham 13.53 miles
FREE Taster Sessions at Razzamataz Durham

Come and join Razzamataz Durham Theatre School for an exciting  FREE TASTER SESSION this September!