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Newcastle upon Tyne 9.37 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 9.07 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 7.61 miles
Borderline Funny, Segedunum Roman Fort, Wallsend

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

Darlington 25.31 miles
Moon Exhibition at Head of Steam, Darlington Railway Museum

Have you ever touched a piece of moon rock? Explore moon mythology; discover the science behind our nearest neighbour!

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Pop-up Park, Market Square

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

Framwellgate Moor 7.36 miles
Summertime Fun at Adventure Valley, Durham

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

Gateshead 8.43 miles
Maps Festival: Play Shapes, Baltic, Gateshead

Fire their imagination: PlayShapes allow children to create their own sculptures, installations or playscapes.

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.54 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.

Urpeth 9.17 miles
Summer of Fun at Beamish Museum

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

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.27 miles
Brilliant Bricks, Discovery Museum, Newcastle

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

Stannington 19.52 miles
Six Weeks Of Summer Farm Fun, Whitehouse Farm

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

Raby with Keverstone 25.72 miles
Summer Holidays Activities at Raby Castle

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

Sunderland 1.93 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.

Washington 2.37 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

Middlesbrough 25.97 miles
Treasure Travels at Ormesby Hall

Follow the treasure map in the garden and the message in a bottle trail on this Treasure Island inspired trail.

Middlesbrough 25.97 miles
Summer of Sport at Ormesby Hall

Get active with a variety of sporting activities, including tennis, badminton, table tennis, mini golf and more.

Gateshead 8.31 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Gateshead 9.57 miles
Little Kickers Holiday Camp for age 4-7

A new 4 day football holiday camp from 10am - 3pm for ages 4-7 yr olds at Gateshead, Durham and Benton

Newcastle upon Tyne 10.59 miles
Next Generation Sports Camp

Next Generation sports camps offer a variety of fun activities, games and competitions throughout the week.

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.02 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 11.19 miles
Art4 School Holiday Workshop, Gosforth Academy

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

North Gosforth 12.07 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Consett 16 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Ponteland 16.11 miles
Next Generation Sports Camp

Next Generation sports camps offer a variety of fun activities, games and competitions throughout the week.

Ponteland 16.11 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Morpeth 21.26 miles
Next Generation Sports Camp

Next Generation sports camps offer a variety of fun activities, games and competitions throughout the week.

Wallington Demesne 27.4 miles
Summer Family Fun, Wallington

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

Washington 4.1 miles
Holiday Club, Washington Leisure Centre

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

Hexham 27.16 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!

Prudhoe 16.85 miles
Forest School Summer Club - Prudhoe

2 weeks of rewilding for your children - campfire cooking, den building, green woodwork, foraging, games and more

Sunderland 2.37 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 2.37 miles
School of Dance, Beacon of Light

Every Easter, Summer, Christmas and Half-Term holiday, we run a wide range of fun sports activities for boys and girls.

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.27 miles
Sports School, Heaton Manor School

Holiday multi-activity sports and games weeks for children aged 5-14 years based at Heaton Manor School.

Washington 3.62 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.

South Tyneside District (B) 5.8 miles
Summer of Sports, Souter Lighthouse

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

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.64 miles
Little Biscuits Art Club, Biscuit Factory, Newcastle

Creative art workshops for children aged 7-13 led by professional art teachers and practising artists.

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.96 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. 

Durham 10.14 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!

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.02 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. 

Middlesbrough 24.72 miles
The Tiger Who Came to Tea at Middlesbrough Theatre

Join the tea-guzzling tiger in this delightful family show; packed with oodles of magic and sing-a-long songs!

Darlington 25.31 miles
Romans at the Railway Museum, Darlington

Find out what life was like in the Roman Army - Veteran Soldier Rufus is looking for some new recruits!

Corbridge 23.99 miles
Booking Now - Zumba Kids Holiday Sessions

Themed craft, games and Zumba Kids dance.

Grab some friends or come alone, everyone welcome! 

Suitable for 4-10 years.

Corbridge 23.99 miles
Booking Now - Zumba Kids Holiday Sessions

Themed craft, games and Zumba Kids dance.

Grab some friends or come alone, everyone welcome! 

Suitable for 4-10 years.

Sunderland 2.37 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 2.73 miles
Sculpture Workshop, National Glass Centre

Learn how to make a 3D sculpture using a range of art materials, then cover it with Mod Roc to create a solid form.

Jarrow 6.26 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.

South Shields 6.97 miles
Arbuthnot and Pals' Adventures in OZ, Customs House

Join South Shield's favourite Arbuthnot and Pals’ in The Customs House's new mini panto perfect for under 10's.

Hexham 27.16 miles
Tuesday Morning Storytelling - Dragon Stories

Come along to Cogito Books for tales of our fire-breathing friends - our favourite Franklin and the wonderful Zog!

South Tyneside District (B) 5.8 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.

South Tyneside District (B) 5.8 miles
Seaside Slime Making with Katie’s Garden, Souter Lighthouse

Join Katie's Garden at Souter Lighthouse this summer and learn how to make your own seaside slime!

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.43 miles
Farm Life Drawing, Seven Stories, Newcastle

2 hour life drawing workshop with the animals of Ouseburn Farm! Suitable for children aged 4+ and their families.

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.17 miles
Shrek the Musical, Tyne Theatre & Opera House

An irresistible mix of adventure, laughter and romance, guaranteed to delight audiences of all ages!

Durham 10.85 miles
Little Dragons at The Oriental Museum, Durham

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

Durham 10.85 miles
Festival of Archeology: Special Family Event at the Oriental Museum, Durham

A very special afternoon of Ancient Egyptian archaeology fun for families at the Oriental museum. Booking essential.

Preston-on-Tees 25.13 miles
Story Time at Preston Park Museum

Professional storyteller Tillytoo Tales will be bringing some of your favourite characters to life.

Darlington 25.31 miles
Crafts from Around the World at Head of Steam, Darlington Railway Museum

Crafts inspired by different Countries of the World, each week we will explore a different part of the world.

Middlesbrough 25.97 miles
Archery at Ormesby Hall

Could you be the next Robin Hood? Test your aim with archery this summer of sport at Ormesby Hall! 

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Story Squares Relaxed Session, Sunderland Museum

Listen to the story of a refugee child then paint a scene from the story - suitable for children with SEND.

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Seaside Glass Painting, National Glass Centre

Paint your design onto the surface using glass painting pens and take it home to hang on your window.

Jarrow 3.62 miles
Fundraising Open Day, West Boldon Lodge

Explore the site at your leisure and help West Boldon Lodge raise funds to continue the good work they do.

Seaham 4.93 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.

Annfield Plain 12.53 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 1.93 miles
Arty Wednesdays, Sunderland Museum

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

South Shields 7.49 miles
Crafty Romans, Arbeia Roman Fort

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

Sunderland 1.37 miles
BIG Community Sports Festival, Barnes Park

Community sports festivals held across the city every Wednesday during the six week school holidays.

Seaham 4.93 miles
Science Ninja, The Creative Place Seaham

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

Jarrow 6.26 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.

Matfen 22.95 miles
Booking Now - Zumba Kids Holiday Sessions

Themed craft, games and Zumba Kids dance.

Grab some friends or come alone, everyone welcome! 

Suitable for 4-10 years.

Matfen 22.95 miles
Booking Now - Zumba Kids Holiday Sessions

Themed craft, games and Zumba Kids dance.

Grab some friends or come alone, everyone welcome! 

Suitable for 4-10 years.

Gateshead 7.73 miles
Little Movers Party in the Park, Saltwell Park, Gateshead

Loads of fun from birth to 5 years with activities and classes to try. Located on the main field..

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.43 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. 

Wallsend 8.75 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

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.17 miles
Sign it Hear Signing Cafe

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

Durham 10.76 miles
Marco's Circus Workshops at Botanic Garden, Durham

Learn circus tricks, including how to juggle and spin plates, at this fun workshop at the Botanic Garden.

Middlesbrough 25.97 miles
Archery at Ormesby Hall

Could you be the next Robin Hood? Test your aim with archery this summer of sport at Ormesby Hall! 

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Fused Glass Cars, Boats & Trains, National Glass Centre

Create a fused glass boat, train, car or plane using coloured glass mosaic tiles and coloured glass grains.

South Shields 7.1 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 6.26 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 3.62 miles
Sunderland International Airshow 2019

With a huge choice of activities and entertainment on the ground, as well as the action in the sky.

Wallsend 7.85 miles
Holiday Workshops with Artventurers, Wallsend

Mythical Creature bearbuilding workshop/ Canvas Bag and Keyring workshop, both suitable for age 4+

Gateshead District 12.15 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. 

Preston-on-Tees 25.13 miles
Hands on History at Preston Park Museum

Join our Hands on History team every Friday in the holidays for fun activities taking place around the museum.

Darlington 25.31 miles
Summer Holiday Station Scamps & Crafts at Head of Steam

A weekly activity group for under 5s and their grown-ups at Head of Steam, Darlington Railway Museum.

Sunderland 2.37 miles
Fortneet Camp, Beacon of Light

A Mackem take on the global phenomenon, battle with NERF guns in the Beacon of Light's Indoor Arena.

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Monoprinting Postcards, National Glass Centre

Learn how to make a monoprint and create a series of postcards using your own design in this unique workshop.

South Shields 7.1 miles
Alien Adventure, The Word

Children will discover the adventures of an alien in the first of our summer storytelling sessions

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Science Fridays: Discovery Zoo, Sunderland Museum

Meet and handle live animals from different habitats including snakes, geckos and millipedes.

Newcastle upon Tyne 6.97 miles
Newcastle Best Summer Ever Community Festival

FREE family fun at our community festivals this summer - sporting activities, games, arts, crafts

Sunderland 3.62 miles
Sunderland International Airshow Launch 2018

The annual Airshow kicks off with its launch event including live music, night flying and firework display.

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.43 miles
The Enchanted Forest Adventure, Seven Stories

An interactive action-packed adventure through an enchanted forest where a miserable witch has been up to mischief.

Tynemouth 8.75 miles
Railex North East Premier Model Railway Exhibition, North Shields

Annual Model Railway Exhibtion including 30 displays, demonstrations and  a special modelling area for children.

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.37 miles
Reaching Out Festival Takeover, Northern Stage, Newcastle

A fun, free afternoon for young people age 11+ full of colourful, creative activities with a festival vibe.

Durham 10.85 miles
Family Activities at the Oriental Museum Durham

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

Gateshead District 12.15 miles
Park Run, Gibside

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

Bishop Auckland 18.44 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.

Middlesbrough 23.51 miles
Orange Pip Market in Middlesbrough

The best artisan foods from around the region, live music, arts and entertainment in the heart of Middlesbrough.

Preston-on-Tees 25.13 miles
Butterwick Food & Drink Festival at Preston Park, Stockton

Live music, food and drink demonstrations, raffle and tombola. Lots of delicious stalls to browse! 

South Tyneside District (B) 5.8 miles
Souter Sleepover, Souter Lighthouse

A camping event for the whole family with games, music, a barbecue and fire pits at Souter Lighthouse.

Sunderland 2.73 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.

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.66 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!)  

South Shields 7.1 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.

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.43 miles
Newcastle Improv Festival, Fun & Games Workshop

Fun & Games: a 2 hour playful intergenerational  workshop, suitable for children aged 8+ and their families

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.43 miles
Newcastle Improv Festival Spontaneous Wrecks and Suggs Special with Pippa Evans, Cumberland Arms

Spontaneous Wrecks with their greatest Hits and Missus! Followed by Pippa Evans of Showstoppers. (For age 14+)

Wallsend 8.75 miles
Vinyl Record Fair, Stephenson Railway Museum

A range of traders selling all genres of vinyl, CDs and other memorabilia. Take a train trip while you're here!

Middlesbrough 25.97 miles
Archery at Ormesby Hall

Could you be the next Robin Hood? Test your aim with archery this summer of sport at Ormesby Hall! 

South Shields 6.97 miles
Katie’s Garden Crafts at The Customs House

Join us this summer at our arts and crafts #sundaysessions that are taking place at The Customs House.
 

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Red Arrow Slime - Katie's Garden, Market Square

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

South Shields 7.23 miles
Midge Ure and Nick Heyward, Bents Park

80's icons Midge Ure and Nick Heyward will be performing at the third of the Sunday Concerts on 28 July!

Wallsend 7.61 miles
Marvellous Mondays at Segedunum Roman Fort, Wallsend

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

Tynemouth 8.43 miles
Next Generation Sports Camp

Next Generation sports camps offer a variety of fun activities, games and competitions throughout the week.

Gateshead 8.75 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.17 miles
Urban Dance Camp (6-16 Yrs) Dance City, Newcastle

Hip Hop, Street and elements of Breaking, exciting dance battles and freestyle mash-ups all with a live DJ

Durham 9.47 miles
Little Kickers Holiday Camp for age 4-7

A new 4 day football holiday camp from 10am - 3pm for ages 4-7 yr olds at Gateshead, Durham and Benton

Tynemouth 9.66 miles
Splashdown Summer School, Cullercoats

A great introduction to the marine environment with field research and aquarium laboratory study. 

Durham 10.14 miles
Little Bookworms Under 5s Group at Palace Green Library, Durham

A group for under 5s and their parents and carers includes fun crafts, messy play, storytelling and singing.

Gateshead 10.41 miles
The Greatest MetroGnome Show, intu Metro Centre

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

Whitley Bay 10.5 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Newcastle upon Tyne 10.59 miles
Next Generation Sports Camp

Next Generation sports camps offer a variety of fun activities, games and competitions throughout the week.

Durham 10.76 miles
Durham Botanic Garden Teddy Bears' Picnic

Join us for a day of bear-related fun. Bring your own teddy, enjoy bear-related craft activities and storytelling.

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.02 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 11.19 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 11.19 miles
Stagecoach Summer Holiday Workshop, Gosforth Academy

Stagecoach Performing Arts Holiday workshop & show for age 4 - 6 and 6 - 16, held at Gosforth Academy

Cramlington 14.07 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Woolsington 14.2 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Stannington 19.52 miles
Jurassic Farm at Whitehouse Farm

sA ROARSOME adventure awaits for you and your family at our Jurassic Farm event. Come and meet REX!

Stannington 19.52 miles
Mini Keeper Experience, Whitehouse Farm

Do you know an animal mad 7-14 year old who would love a hands on experience with us at our mini keeper experience?

Morpeth 21.61 miles
Bumps & Babies, Morpeth NCT

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

Preston-on-Tees 25.13 miles
Little Green Fingers at Preston Park Museum

Join us for some green-fingered fun every Monday during the summer holidays, including bug hunting and seed planting.

Washington 4.1 miles
Holiday Club, Washington Leisure Centre

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

Sunderland 2.37 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 2.37 miles
School of Dance, Beacon of Light

Every Easter, Summer, Christmas and Half-Term holiday, we run a wide range of fun sports activities for boys and girls.

Sunderland 2.37 miles
Disability Multi-Sports, Beacon of Light

Foundation of Light offer a wide range of disability programmes to ensure children enjoy sport & an active lifestyle.

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Seaside Fusing, National Glass Centre

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

Washington 3.62 miles
A Play in a Week, Arts Centre Washington

Join in as the group devise, write and then perform a totally original new play in just one week!!

South Shields 7.1 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.

South Shields 7.49 miles
Living History Week, Arbeia Roman Fort

Get up close to gladiators as they train and spar on site all day. Includes a relaxed day on Wednesday 31st.

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.27 miles
Sports School, Heaton Manor School

Holiday multi-activity sports and games weeks for children aged 5-14 years based at Heaton Manor School.

South Tyneside District (B) 5.8 miles
Summer of Sports, Souter Lighthouse

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

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Teddy Bear's Picnic, Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens

Bring your favourite teddy and a picnic to Mowbray Park bandstand and join in explorer trails and nature crafts.

Sunderland 2.37 miles
Disability Dance, Beacon of Light

Foundation of Light offer a wide range of disability programmes to ensure children enjoy sport & an active lifestyle.

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Grease, Sunderland Empire

Round-up your Burger Palace Boys, pick up your Pink Ladies & discover why Grease really is the word!

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.64 miles
Little Biscuits Art Club, Biscuit Factory, Newcastle

Creative art workshops for children aged 7-13 led by professional art teachers and practising artists.

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.96 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 9.17 miles
Newcastle Improv Festival Comedy workshop for age 11-15, Alphabetti Theatre

Expect tons of confidence boosting fun, creativity and gameplay while you learn the basics of improvisation

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.17 miles
Newcastle Improv Fest DragProv Revue (for age 14+) Alphabetti Theatre

Serving you wit as sharp as their contour; jinks as high as their brows & memories to last longer than the glitter!

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.17 miles
Newcastle Improv Festival Pop up Choir (age 14+) Alphabetti Theatre

Wonderful singer-songwriter Beccy Owen will turn you into a choir in just 2 hours. No experience necessary!! 

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.27 miles
Summer Science Club, Discovery Museum, Newcastle

Work with professional science educators: experiment with a variety of science, engineering & technology themes.

Durham 10.14 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!

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.02 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. 

Wylam 16.34 miles
Workshop with crafts and books, Wylam Library

Come along to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing with a make and take creative workshop.

Prudhoe 17.29 miles
Fun Workshop with books & crafts, Prudhoe Library

Come along to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing with a make and take creative workshop.

Darlington 25.31 miles
Time Travel Tuesdays at Head of Steam Darlington

Travel back to a different time period each week, activities are provided by That History Bloke.

Corbridge 23.99 miles
Booking Now - Zumba Kids Holiday Sessions

Themed craft, games and Zumba Kids dance.

Grab some friends or come alone, everyone welcome! 

Suitable for 4-10 years.

Corbridge 23.99 miles
Booking Now - Zumba Kids Holiday Sessions

Themed craft, games and Zumba Kids dance.

Grab some friends or come alone, everyone welcome! 

Suitable for 4-10 years.

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Glass Painted Cars, Ships, Planes, Trains, National Glass Centre

Get ready to travel with your imagination in this glass painting workshop! Will you sail on a pirate ship or ride in a car?

Prudhoe 16.96 miles
Family fundraiser at prudhoe sure start

Face painting, mini olympics , cake stalls raffle and tombola all in aid of helping Ella’s hope . 

Seaham 4.93 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.

Hexham 27.16 miles
We're Going on a Bear Hunt Storytelling! Cogito Books

Join us for Michael Rosen's much loved 'We're Going on a Bear Hunt' and don't miss our own bear hunt in the bookshop!

South Tyneside District (B) 5.8 miles
Seaside Slime Making with Katie’s Garden, Souter Lighthouse

Join Katie's Garden at Souter Lighthouse this summer and learn how to make your own seaside slime!

Chester-le-Street 6.11 miles
T20 Vitality Blast, Durham Cricket, Chester le Street

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

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.43 miles
Farm Life Drawing, Seven Stories, Newcastle

2 hour life drawing workshop with the animals of Ouseburn Farm! Suitable for children aged 4+ and their families.

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.96 miles
Newcastle Improv Festival Break Dance Workshop, The Stand Comedy Club

Explore the Art of Break Dancing with B-boy Doke of Bad Taste Cru. For age 11-16 years. At The Stand Comedy Club

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.17 miles
Newcastle Improv Festival: Kidprov! Aphabetti Theatre, Newcastle

A special show for families (age 4+), full of fun and laughter, games and adventure and silly songs.

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.17 miles
Newcastle Improv Festival Rat Race Comedy Show (age 14+) Alphabetti Theatre

Two teams of improvisers falling over themselves and each other to entertain you in a relentless battle (for age 14+)

Whitley Bay 10.5 miles
Rapunzel, Whitley Bay Playhouse

Join Rapunzel and her fairytale friends on a hair-raising adventure in this brand-new must-see tangled tale

Durham 10.85 miles
Little Dragons at The Oriental Museum, Durham

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

Blyth (Northumberland) 16.29 miles
Fun workshops with books and crafts, Blyth Library

For children aged 5+ and those who care for them. Fun workshops with books and crafts, limited places. 

Morpeth 21.57 miles
Fun workshops with books & crafts, Morpeth Library

For children aged 5+ and those who care for them. Fun workshops with books and crafts, limited places. 

Darlington 25.31 miles
Crafts from Around the World at Head of Steam, Darlington Railway Museum

Crafts inspired by different Countries of the World, each week we will explore a different part of the world.

South Shields 7.1 miles
Space Pixel Art, The Word

Children can design their own space-themed pixel art in this interactive session; planets, stars, rockets & aliens.

Annfield Plain 12.53 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 1.93 miles
BIG Community Sports Festival, Mowbray Park

Community sports festivals held across the city every Wednesday during the six week school holidays.

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Treasure Bath Bombs - Katie's Garden, Market Square

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

Matfen 22.95 miles
Booking Now - Zumba Kids Holiday Sessions

Themed craft, games and Zumba Kids dance.

Grab some friends or come alone, everyone welcome! 

Suitable for 4-10 years.

Matfen 22.95 miles
Booking Now - Zumba Kids Holiday Sessions

Themed craft, games and Zumba Kids dance.

Grab some friends or come alone, everyone welcome! 

Suitable for 4-10 years.

Gateshead 7.85 miles
Pixelation Animation Culture Camp, Gateshead Central Library

For age 8-14. Learn the principals, techniques and technology used to make stop motion animation.

Gateshead 8.43 miles
School Holiday Fun at St Mary's Heritage Centre, Gateshead

Think ice-cream cones, flip-flops and sun, and we'll have a gigantic beach scene to decorate too!

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.43 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. 

Wallsend 8.75 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

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.96 miles
Newcastle Improv Festival Beats and Rhymes Workshop, The Stand Comedy Club

Take part in introductory freestyle rap and writing games suitable for beginners and aspiring rappers. For age 11-16

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.17 miles
Newcastle Improv Festival, Fun & Games Workshop

Fun & Games: a 2 hour playful intergenerational  workshop, suitable for children aged 8+ and their families

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.17 miles
Newcastle Improv Festival Triple Bill (ages 14+) Alphabetti Theatre

A triple bill of long-form improvisation: Open Heart, Couch Improv and 4 1 Night Only (for age 14+)

Newcastle upon Tyne 12.75 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Ashington (Northumberland) 19.85 miles
Exploring STEAM, Northumberland College

Join us for an exciting day exploring STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths).

Sunderland 2.73 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 7.49 miles
Gladiator Youth Challenge, Arbeia Roman Fort

Are you aged between 12 & 17? Think you’ve got what it takes to spend a day in training with our gladiators?
 

Chester-le-Street 6.11 miles
T20 Vitality Blast, Durham Cricket, Chester le Street

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

Sunderland 2.37 miles
Fortneet Camp, Beacon of Light

A Mackem take on the global phenomenon, battle with NERF guns in the Beacon of Light's Indoor Arena.

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Happy Birthday - Summer Edition, National Glass Centre

Decorate a glass mug using the sandblasting technique to celebrate National Glass Centre’s 21st birthday in 2019!

Hetton 5.11 miles
Pond Dipping, Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve

Come along and join in with pond dipping. Explore what you can find under the surface with us at Rainton Meadows.

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Science Fridays: Plastic Progtastic, Sunderland Museum

Find out about the threats to the world’s oceans from plastic waste and make your own proggy mat sea creature.

South Tyneside District (B) 5.8 miles
Seashore Safari, Souter Lighthouse

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

South Shields 7.49 miles
Mini Gladiator Challenge, Arbeia Roman Fort

Following the success of our adult gladiator challenges, we’ve decided to give the kids a chance!

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.84 miles
Newcastle Best Summer Ever Community Festival

FREE family fun at our community festivals this summer - sporting activities, games, arts, crafts

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.43 miles
Newcastle Improv Festival: Picture This, Seven Stories,

A playful interactive improvised show for families, where children colour, draw or write down ideas for the actors

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.17 miles
Newcastle Improv Festival Laughter Yoga, Alphabetti Theatre

It's crazy, it’s silly, it’s lots of fun! For families with children aged 8+. At Alphabetti Theatre.

Whitley Bay 9.95 miles
Little Movers Summer Spectacular, Marden Bridge, Whitley Bay

An action packed family fun day with the opportunity to try out lots of different classes and activities. 

Durham 10.14 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 10.85 miles
Family Activities at the Oriental Museum Durham

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

Morpeth 21.22 miles
Little Movers Summer Festival, Carlisle Park, Morpeth

Bring your tots along for a day filled with activities to inspire and energise them with lots of fun to be had by all. 

Middlesbrough 24.72 miles
We Love Little Mix at Middlesbrough Theatre

The Ultimate Little Mix Party! If you love Little Mix, you are going to just L.O.V.E the We Love Little Mix show!

Hexham 27.16 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. 

Washington 2.37 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.

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Celebration! Glass Painting, National Glass Centre

Celebrate National Glass Centre 21st Birthday with us! Choose from a range of unique shapes to decorate. 

South Shields 7.49 miles
Arbeia Gladiator Festival, Arbeia Roman Fort

The Historical Combat Co take over the fort with costumed historical interpreters, storytellers & craft artists.

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.17 miles
Newcastle Improv Festival Say What? Open Improv Jam, Alphabetti Theatre

Improvisers can put their name in the hat and have a play. For adults and children age 11+. At Alphabetti Theatre

North Gosforth 12.3 miles
Aladdin themed Afternoon Tea in aid of Darcey's Dream

Meet characters from the movie, have photos taken and enjoy performances of songs from the movie too.

South Shields 6.97 miles
Katie’s Garden Crafts at The Customs House

Join us this summer at our arts and crafts #sundaysessions that are taking place at The Customs House.
 

South Shields 7.23 miles
Gabrielle, Bents Park

Gabrielle will headline the last of this year's South Tyneside Festival Sunday Concerts at Bents Park.

Jarrow 3.62 miles
Mary Poppins Afternoon Tea, Clarion Hotel

Practically perfect in every way,’ this 'supercalifragilisticexpialidocious' afternoon is fun for everyone!

Newcastle upon Tyne 7.61 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Wallsend 7.61 miles
Marvellous Mondays at Segedunum Roman Fort, Wallsend

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

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.17 miles
Best of the West End (6-16yrs) Dance City, Newcastle

A fun-filled week exploring dance routines, songs and characters from some of the most popular musicals around.

Tynemouth 9.66 miles
Splashdown Summer School, Cullercoats

A great introduction to the marine environment with field research and aquarium laboratory study. 

Longbenton 10.04 miles
Next Generation Sports Camp

Next Generation sports camps offer a variety of fun activities, games and competitions throughout the week.

Newcastle upon Tyne 10.14 miles
Newcastle Dance Centre Summer School

Each week includes dancing, acting, singing, craft, costume design and props making. For ages 5-8 and 9-16

Durham 10.14 miles
Little Bookworms Under 5s Group at Palace Green Library, Durham

A group for under 5s and their parents and carers includes fun crafts, messy play, storytelling and singing.

Longbenton 10.32 miles
Little Kickers Holiday Camp for age 4-7

A new 4 day football holiday camp from 10am - 3pm for ages 4-7 yr olds at Gateshead, Durham and Benton

Newcastle upon Tyne 10.59 miles
Next Generation Sports Camp

Next Generation sports camps offer a variety of fun activities, games and competitions throughout the week.

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.02 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+

Whickham 11.1 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.19 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 11.19 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

North Gosforth 12.07 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Cramlington 15.46 miles
Next Generation Sports Camp

Next Generation sports camps offer a variety of fun activities, games and competitions throughout the week.

Stocksfield 19.43 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Washington 4.1 miles
Holiday Club, Washington Leisure Centre

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

Hetton 5.11 miles
Forest School, Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve

For all outdoor explorers aged 6- 11 come and spend your days out in the woods at Rainton Meadows. 

Sunderland 2.73 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.

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.19 miles
Stagecoach Summer Holiday Workshop, Gosforth Academy

Stagecoach Performing Arts Holiday workshop & show for age 4 - 6 and 6 - 16, held at Gosforth Academy

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.27 miles
Sports School, Heaton Manor School

Holiday multi-activity sports and games weeks for children aged 5-14 years based at Heaton Manor School.

Jarrow 6.26 miles
Farm Hand Experience Day, Jarrow Hall

Join our Animal Care Studies tutor for the day to experience what it is like to look after some of the animals on the farm.

South Tyneside District (B) 5.8 miles
Summer of Sports, Souter Lighthouse

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

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Mowbray Mondays: Minibeast Hunt, Sunderland Museum

Join us for a minibeast hunt in Mowbray Park and discover the miniature world of bugs and tiny beasties all around us!

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).

Wallsend 7.73 miles
My First Summer Artventure, Wallsend

Join us for a gentle introduction to art and creative play this summer, for you and your 3-6 month old.

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.64 miles
Little Biscuits Art Club, Biscuit Factory, Newcastle

Creative art workshops for children aged 7-13 led by professional art teachers and practising artists.

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.96 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 9.07 miles
Lee Sterry Football Camp, Cochrane Park

3 day football courses with games and skills competitions and the emphasis on FUN! For boys and girls aged 4-8

Whitley Bay 10.5 miles
The Tiger who came for Tea, Whitley Bay Playhouse

Direct from the West End, the Olivier Award nominated smash hit show, based on the book by JUDITH KERR

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.02 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. 

Corbridge 23.99 miles
Booking Now - Zumba Kids Holiday Sessions

Themed craft, games and Zumba Kids dance.

Grab some friends or come alone, everyone welcome! 

Suitable for 4-10 years.

Corbridge 23.99 miles
Booking Now - Zumba Kids Holiday Sessions

Themed craft, games and Zumba Kids dance.

Grab some friends or come alone, everyone welcome! 

Suitable for 4-10 years.

Sunderland 2.73 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 3.62 miles
Fundraising Open Day, West Boldon Lodge

Explore the site at your leisure and help West Boldon Lodge raise funds to continue the good work they do.

Hexham 27.16 miles
Julia Donaldson Storytelling and Crafts! Cogito Books

Join us for some of our favourite Julia Donaldson stories along with some gruffalo mask-making and paper doll crafts!

South Shields 7.23 miles
Kids Fun-Fest, South Shields

Enjoy afternoons of fun, games and activities featuring amazing performers and entertainers.

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.43 miles
Farm Life Drawing, Seven Stories, Newcastle

2 hour life drawing workshop with the animals of Ouseburn Farm! Suitable for children aged 4+ and their families.

Durham 10.85 miles
Little Dragons at The Oriental Museum, Durham

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

Blyth (Northumberland) 16.29 miles
Exploring Sonic Pi, Blyth Library

Come along and explore basic programming in Sonic Pi, which is a programming language used to code music.

Middlesbrough 23.36 miles
FREE Kids Activities at Captain Cook Square, Middlesbrough

This summer, come join us as we travel around the world with Captain James Cook and his first mate Hayley McSail!

Darlington 25.31 miles
Crafts from Around the World at Head of Steam, Darlington Railway Museum

Crafts inspired by different Countries of the World, each week we will explore a different part of the world.

Sunderland 2.37 miles
Girls Only Football Camp, Beacon of Light

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

Sunderland 2.73 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.

South Shields 7.1 miles
Star Wars Coding, The Word

Take a trip to a Star Wars galaxy far, far away, exploring how coding can control a droid in a game.

Annfield Plain 12.53 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 1.93 miles
Ceramic Bug Painting  - Katie’s Garden, Market square

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

Washington 3.87 miles
BIG Community Sports Festival, Washington

Community sports festivals held across the city every Wednesday during the six week school holidays.

Matfen 22.95 miles
Booking Now - Zumba Kids Holiday Sessions

Themed craft, games and Zumba Kids dance.

Grab some friends or come alone, everyone welcome! 

Suitable for 4-10 years.

Matfen 22.95 miles
Booking Now - Zumba Kids Holiday Sessions

Themed craft, games and Zumba Kids dance.

Grab some friends or come alone, everyone welcome! 

Suitable for 4-10 years.

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.43 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. 

Wallsend 8.75 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

Sunderland 2.37 miles
Fortneet Camp, Beacon of Light

A Mackem take on the global phenomenon, battle with NERF guns in the Beacon of Light's Indoor Arena.

South Shields 7.23 miles
Kids Fun-Fest, South Shields

Enjoy afternoons of fun, games and activities featuring amazing performers and entertainers.

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.43 miles
The Unknown, Seven Stories, Newcastle

80 min outdoor performance especially aimed at 7 – 10 year olds but suitable for the whole family

Newcastle upon Tyne 10.85 miles
Harry Potter Workshop with Artventurers, Gosforth

Calling all witches, wizards and muggles…Gryffindor or Hufflepuff, this is the workshop for them!

Widdrington Station 24.87 miles
Exploring Lego WeDo, Widdrington Library

Come along and explore brand new Lego WeDo equipment, suitable for ages 9-12 yrs. Booking essential. 

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Discovery Zoo Relaxed Session, Sunderland Museum

Meet & handle animals from different habitats including snakes, geckos & millipedes in this SEND friendly session.

Jarrow 3.62 miles
Forest Playschool Taster Sessions, West Boldon Lodge

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

South Shields 7.1 miles
Tales From Outer Space, The Word

Get ready to blast off into outer space in this immersive StoryWorld session full of planets and adventures to the Moon.

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Science Fridays: Discovery Zoo, Sunderland Museum

Meet and handle live animals from different habitats including snakes, geckos and millipedes.

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.44 miles
Newcastle Best Summer Ever Community Festival

FREE family fun at our community festivals this summer - sporting activities, games, arts, crafts

Wallsend 7.61 miles
Hadrian's Festival, Segedunum Roman Fort, Wallsend

Enjoy a historical Roman Market, watch Gladiators train and fight, have a go at archery and hands on crafts.

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.07 miles
Newcastle Mini Mela in the city

Dancing, drumming and free activities: a joyous 'warm up' for the Mela Festival later this month at Exhibition Park

Durham 10.14 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 10.76 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.

Durham 10.85 miles
Family Activities at the Oriental Museum Durham

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

North Gosforth 12.07 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!

Bishop Auckland 18.44 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.

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Seaside Fusing, National Glass Centre

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

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Tin Soldier, Mowbray Park

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

Chester-le-Street 6.11 miles
T20 Vitality Blast, Durham Cricket, Chester le Street

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

Newcastle upon Tyne 6.83 miles
Family UV Foam Party, Walker

Pop on your neons or birght whites and join in the fun, in aid of the RVI Tiny Lives Special Care Baby Unit

Wallsend 8.75 miles
Sunday Special, Stephenson Railway Museum

Mr Windbag’s Marvellous Magic Shows Aug 11th, Circus Skills Aug 18th, Wheels of Steel Aug 25th.

Preston-on-Tees 25.13 miles
Teddy Bears Picnic at Preston Park Museum

Pack a picnic and bring your favourite teddy along to enjoy a full day of fun, stories and crafts.

Preston-on-Tees 25.13 miles
Northern Dales Farmers' Market at Preston Park

Discover some outstanding local stallholders at one of the finest farmers’ markets in the country! 

Preston-on-Tees 25.13 miles
Relaxed Opening Morning at Preston Park Museum

Quiet Sunday mornings which are aimed at supporting the needs of people with autism & sensory conditions. 

Middlesbrough 25.97 miles
Outdoor Theatre - Treasure Island at Ormesby Hall

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company for this brand-new adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island.

Hetton-le-Hole 4.93 miles
Dragon Boat Race, Hetton Lyons Country Park

11th August will see the The Great Northern Dragon Boat Challenge at Hetton Lyons Country Park.

South Shields 6.97 miles
Katie’s Garden Crafts at The Customs House

Join us this summer at our arts and crafts #sundaysessions that are taking place at The Customs House.
 

Sunderland 3.06 miles
Mary Poppins' Cinema, Roker Hotel

This summer holiday, take the kids along to the Mary Poppins' Cinema where you can meet MARY & BERT!

Jarrow 6.26 miles
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Jarrow Hall

Shakespeare’s most enduring popular comedy of love  is brought to life by family favourite Quantum Theatre.

Wallsend 7.61 miles
Marvellous Mondays at Segedunum Roman Fort, Wallsend

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

Tynemouth 8.43 miles
Next Generation Sports Camp

Next Generation sports camps offer a variety of fun activities, games and competitions throughout the week.

Longbenton 10.04 miles
Next Generation Sports Camp

Next Generation sports camps offer a variety of fun activities, games and competitions throughout the week.

Durham 10.14 miles
Little Bookworms Under 5s Group at Palace Green Library, Durham

A group for under 5s and their parents and carers includes fun crafts, messy play, storytelling and singing.

Newcastle upon Tyne 10.59 miles
Next Generation Sports Camp

Next Generation sports camps offer a variety of fun activities, games and competitions throughout the week.

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.02 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 11.19 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

North Gosforth 12.07 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Ponteland 16.11 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Prudhoe 16.74 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Preston-on-Tees 25.13 miles
Together Fest at Preston Park Museum

Tees Valley Museum Group are hosting a programme of special events to celebrate your local museums. 

Washington 4.1 miles
Holiday Club, Washington Leisure Centre

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

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.19 miles
Stagecoach Summer Holiday Workshop, Gosforth Academy

Stagecoach Performing Arts Holiday workshop & show for age 4 - 6 and 6 - 16, held at Gosforth Academy

Sunderland 2.37 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 2.37 miles
Disability Multi-Sports, Beacon of Light

Foundation of Light offer a wide range of disability programmes to ensure children enjoy sport & an active lifestyle.

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.27 miles
Sports School, Heaton Manor School

Holiday multi-activity sports and games weeks for children aged 5-14 years based at Heaton Manor School.

Seaham 5.64 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 Tyneside District (B) 5.8 miles
Summer of Sports, Souter Lighthouse

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

Sunderland 2.37 miles
Disability Dance, Beacon of Light

Foundation of Light offer a wide range of disability programmes to ensure children enjoy sport & an active lifestyle.

Wallsend 7.73 miles
Elmer Baby Artventurers, Wallsend

Especially for babies: create an Elmer handprint, and squish and splodge around in our rainbow spaghetti elephant!

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.96 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 9.07 miles
Lee Sterry Football Camp, Cochrane Park

3 day football courses with games and skills competitions and the emphasis on FUN! For boys and girls aged 4-8

Durham 10.14 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!

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.02 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. 

Ashington 20.77 miles
BBC Micro: bit Treasure Hunt, Ashington Library

This two hour workshop is a chance for children aged 8 - 12 to come along and explore the BCC Micro:bit.

Sunderland 2.37 miles
Disability Multi-Sports, Beacon of Light

Foundation of Light offer a wide range of disability programmes to ensure children enjoy sport & an active lifestyle.

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Sculpture Workshop, National Glass Centre

Learn how to make a 3D sculpture using a range of art materials, then cover it with Mod Roc to create a solid form.

Sunderland 2.37 miles
Disability Dance, Beacon of Light

Foundation of Light offer a wide range of disability programmes to ensure children enjoy sport & an active lifestyle.

Tynemouth 9.47 miles
A Lion King Adventure with Artventurers, Cullercoats

It’ll be fun, colourful and creative too. If you get a little bit messy, in the words of Timon himself, “Hakuna Matata”!

Durham 10.85 miles
Little Dragons at The Oriental Museum, Durham

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

Middlesbrough 23.36 miles
FREE Kids Activities at Captain Cook Square, Middlesbrough

This summer, come join us as we travel around the world with Captain James Cook and his first mate Hayley McSail!

Darlington 25.31 miles
Crafts from Around the World at Head of Steam, Darlington Railway Museum

Crafts inspired by different Countries of the World, each week we will explore a different part of the world.

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Seaside Glass Painting, National Glass Centre

Paint your design onto the surface using glass painting pens and take it home to hang on your window.

South Shields 7.1 miles
Space Robotics, The Word

If you enjoy a challenge and want to have fun, come along to this session where you will learn about programming robots.

Annfield Plain 12.53 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.

South Shields 7.1 miles
Big Bang Science Party, The Word

The hugely popular Big Bang Science Party returns this summer with lots of science fun and adventures!

Sunderland 3.06 miles
Princess Party, Roker Hotel

We have got plenty of action and activities planned to keep those little ones busy during the school holidays.

Hetton-le-Hole 5.29 miles
BIG Community Sports Festival, Hetton Lyons Country Park

Community sports festivals are being held across the city every Wednesday during the six week school holidays.

Chester-le-Street 6.11 miles
T20 Vitality Blast, Durham Cricket, Chester le Street

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

Gateshead 8.43 miles
School Holiday Fun at St Mary's Heritage Centre, Gateshead

Think ice-cream cones, flip-flops and sun, and we'll have a gigantic beach scene to decorate too!

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.43 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. 

Wallsend 8.75 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

Newcastle upon Tyne 12.75 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Preston-on-Tees 25.13 miles
Theatre in the Park: Mister Magnolia at Preston Park

Pack a picnic and head down to Preston Park this summer for an outdoor theatre festival in the Bandstand Garden!

Jarrow 3.62 miles
Woodfest Activity Day, West Boldon Lodge

On the 50th anniversary of Woodstock festival join us at the lodge for our very own festival of love.

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Fused Glass Cars, Boats & Trains, National Glass Centre

Create a fused glass boat, train, car or plane using coloured glass mosaic tiles and coloured glass grains.

Preston-on-Tees 25.13 miles
Theatre in the Park: David Walliams Gangsta Granny at Preston Park

Pack a picnic and head down to Preston Park this summer for an outdoor theatre festival in the Bandstand Garden.

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Fantastic Fossils Relaxed Session, Sunderland Museum

Explore the Museum’s collection of plant & animal fossils & make your own clay fossil in this SEND friendly session.

Hetton 5.11 miles
Minibeast Safari, Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve

We’ll take you on a fascinating adventure where you will discover a world of mysterious bugs and insects.

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Monoprinting Postcards, National Glass Centre

Learn how to make a monoprint and create a series of postcards using your own design in this unique workshop.

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Science Fridays: Fantastic Fossils, Sunderland Museum

Explore the Museum’s collection of plant and animal fossils and make your own clay fossil to take home!

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.76 miles
Newcastle Best Summer Ever Community Festival

FREE family fun at our community festivals this summer - sporting activities, games, arts, crafts

Durham 10.14 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 18.44 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.

Preston-on-Tees 25.13 miles
Big Park Pick at Preston Park Museum & Grounds

Your park needs YOUR Family! Join our Park Rangers as they lead a litter picking session in the park.

Hexham 27.16 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. 

Washington 2.37 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.

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Craft Fair, National Glass Centre

The perfect opportunity to buy a unique handmade gift or just treat yourself to something really beautiful.

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Family Fusing, National Glass Centre

Get together as a group and learn about the fusing process while your group makes a large fused glass panel.

Sunderland 1.93 miles
SMILE Concert, Mowbray Park

Listen to young musicians and singers from Sunderland Music Workshops as they perform live music.

Washington 2.73 miles
Sunderland Soapbox Race, Herrington Country Park

UK SOAPBOX will be  bringing The Sunderland Soapbox Challenge to Herrington County Park for the second year.
 

South Shields 7.49 miles
Let Battle Commence, Arbeia Roman Fort

Enjoy a day of Roman history is bought to life through displays, 'have-a-go's and lot of hands on activities.

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Sugar Skull Making - Katie’s Garden, Market Square

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

Wallsend 8.75 miles
Sunday Special, Stephenson Railway Museum

Mr Windbag’s Marvellous Magic Shows Aug 11th, Circus Skills Aug 18th, Wheels of Steel Aug 25th.

Tynemouth 9.47 miles
Summer Family 10k Walk in aid of Darcey's Dream, Tynemouth to Whitley Bay

A sponsored walk from Long Sands Beach Tynemouth to The Rendezvous cafe Whitley Bay and back again

Sunderland 3.62 miles
Sunday at the Seaside

Take a trip down memory lane and join us for a good old fashioned family fun day at the seaside this summer!

Wallsend 7.61 miles
Marvellous Mondays at Segedunum Roman Fort, Wallsend

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

Longbenton 10.04 miles
Next Generation Sports Camp

Next Generation sports camps offer a variety of fun activities, games and competitions throughout the week.

Newcastle upon Tyne 10.14 miles
Newcastle Dance Centre Summer School

Each week includes dancing, acting, singing, craft, costume design and props making. For ages 5-8 and 9-16

Whitley Bay 10.5 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Newcastle upon Tyne 10.59 miles
Next Generation Sports Camp

Next Generation sports camps offer a variety of fun activities, games and competitions throughout the week.

Durham 10.76 miles
Durham Botanic Garden Teddy Bears' Picnic

Join us for a day of bear-related fun. Bring your own teddy, enjoy bear-related craft activities and storytelling.

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.02 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 11.19 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

Woolsington 14.2 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Blyth (Northumberland) 15.1 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Consett 16 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Stocksfield 19.43 miles
NUFC Foundation Soccer School

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

Hexham 27.2 miles
Exploring Minecraft, Hexham Library

This two hour workshop is a chance for children aged 9 - 12 to come along and learn how to programme in Minecraft.

Washington 4.1 miles
Holiday Club, Washington Leisure Centre

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

Sunderland 2.37 miles
Disability Multi-Sports, Beacon of Light

Foundation of Light offer a wide range of disability programmes to ensure children enjoy sport & an active lifestyle.

Newcastle upon Tyne 9.27 miles
Sports School, Heaton Manor School

Holiday multi-activity sports and games weeks for children aged 5-14 years based at Heaton Manor School.

Jarrow 6.26 miles
Farm Hand Experience Day, Jarrow Hall

Join our Animal Care Studies tutor for the day to experience what it is like to look after some of the animals on the farm.

South Tyneside District (B) 5.8 miles
Summer of Sports, Souter Lighthouse

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

Sunderland 1.93 miles
Mowbray Mondays: Brilliant Birds, Sunderland Museum

Meet in the museum then join us for a bird-spotting walk around Mowbray Park and make your own bird I.D guide

Sunderland 2.37 miles
Disability Dance, Beacon of Light

Foundation of Light offer a wide range of disability programmes to ensure children enjoy sport & an active lifestyle.

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.96 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. 

Durham 10.14 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!

Newcastle upon Tyne 11.02 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. 

Sunderland 2.73 miles
Glass Painted Cars, Ships, Planes, Trains, National Glass Centre

Get ready to travel with your imagination in this glass painting workshop! Will you sail on a pirate ship or ride in a car?

Durham 10.85 miles
Little Dragons at The Oriental Museum, Durham

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

Prudhoe 17.23 miles
Digital Discovery Day, Fuse Media Centre, Prudhoe

This full day event will consist of three key workshops focused around the Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths

Middlesbrough 23.36 miles
FREE Kids Activities at Captain Cook Square, Middlesbrough

This summer, come join us as we travel around the world with Captain James Cook and his first mate Hayley McSail!

Corbridge 24.68 miles
Meet the plant people, Physic Garden

A relaxed family event and you will discover how different plants improve memory and brain function

Preston-on-Tees 25.13 miles
Story Time at Preston Park Museum

Professional storyteller Tillytoo Tales will be bringing some of your favourite characters to life.

Darlington 25.31 miles
Crafts from Around the World at Head of Steam, Darlington Railway Museum

Crafts inspired by different Countries of the World, each week we will explore a different part of the world.

Sunderland 2.37 miles
Disability Multi-Sports, Beacon of Light

Foundation of Light offer a wide range of disability programmes to ensure children enjoy sport & an active lifestyle.

Annfield Plain 12.53 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.

Corbridge 24.68 miles
Plant People by The Lab at Dilston Physic Garden

Join The Lab for a relaxed family event that sees the garden brought to life to tell a story of medicine and memory.

Sunderland 3.06 miles
Toy Story Cinema, Roker Hotel

There's lots of action and activities planned to keep those little ones busy throughout the school holidays.

Sunderland 3.87 miles
BIG Community Sports Festival, Seaburn Seafront

Community sports festivals held across the city every Wednesday during the six week school holidays.

Sunderland 2.37 miles
Disability Dance, Beacon of Light

Foundation of Light offer a wide range of disability programmes to ensure children enjoy sport & an active lifestyle.

Newcastle upon Tyne 8.43 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. 

Wallsend 8.75 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

Durham 10.76 miles
Tales from around the World at the Botanic Garden, Durham

Join storyteller, Elizabeth Baker for a story walk around the gardens to hear stories & legends from around the world. 

Sunderland 2.37 miles
Fortneet Camp, Beacon of Light

A Mackem take on the global phenomenon, battle with NERF guns in the Beacon of Light's Indoor Arena.

Jarrow 3.62 miles
Circus! Activity Day, West Boldon Lodge

Roll up! Roll up! Learn circus skills with a trained performer in a fun filled workshop led by Circurama,

Corbridge 24.68 miles
Plant People by The Lab at Dilston Physic Garden

Join The Lab for a relaxed family event that sees the garden brought to life to tell a story of medicine and memory.

Chester-le-Street 6.11 miles
T20 Vitality Blast, Durham Cricket, Chester le Street

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

Gateshead 7.85 miles
Claymation Culture Camp, Gateshead Central Library

Create monsters, aliens, superheroes and cows and bring to life with top motion animation. For age 8-14

Tynemouth 8.64 miles
Aladdin Artventurers Holiday Class, Tynemouth

We head to the city of Agrabah to have a magical ARTventure inspired by the Disney classic, Aladdin!