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A Summer of Fun - Gateshead & South Tyneside Find Out What's On



Our Summer guides are proving very popular once again this year.

I have decided to do more guides to cover more areas as we always get asked for more and more ideas.

There's lots going on across the North East this summer.


If you have a family friendly event that you would like us to include in our guides please click HERE

For more great ideas, check us out on Facebook, Instagram or twitter

You can also advertise your business every Friday for free in our very popular Facebook Group. HERE


What's on


The Word

🌞Big Science Sporty Games - 24th July

🌞Lego time - 26th-30th July

🌞Jellyfish Theatre presents wagon of dreams - 28th July

🌞Creativity workshops - 6th-31st August

🌞VR Experience - 10th August

🌞Arts & Crafts - 23rd August


South Shields Museum

🌞Scran! A history of food & Drink - Throughout

🌞Ways to play tremendous Tuesdays - 25th -29th July

🌞Tremendous Tuesdays - Food Fun - 25th July

🌞The Hungry Caterpillar - 1st August

🌞Crazy Cones - 8th August

🌞Beautiful Biscuits - 15th August

🌞Take a selfie - 22nd August

🌞Sugar & Spice and everything nice - 29th August


Sage Gateshead

🌞BBC Proms - CBeebies Ocean Adventure - 23rd July


Baltic Centre

🌞Under 5s play hive - Every Wednesday - Sunday

🌞Kittiwake tour - Thursdays

🌞Comic book club - every other Sunday

🌞Grow your own - Zine - 22nd July

🌞Cereal Disco & Doodle - Wednesday Mornings

🌞Toddler time - Wednesdays


Gibside National Trust

🌞Summer of play - Throughout

🌞Nature crafts for kids - 25th July - 31st August

🌞Family sports day - 25th July - 31st August

🌞Summer storytelling - 8th-22nd August


Arbeia Roman Fort

🌞Crafty Romans, Different theme each week throughout Summer

🌞Call the cavalry - 5th August


Land of Oak & Iron

🌞Summer Insects - 29th July

🌞Bat walk - 16th August

🌞Biking Vikings - 19th August

🌞Bark in the park - 26th August


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Metrocentre

🌞Metrognomes Music Mayhem - 31st July-13th August


Amphitheatre - South Shields

🌞Kids Fun Fest 1st-24th August


South Marine Park

🌞Music every Saturday until 2nd August


Bents Park

🌞Bjorn Again - 23rd July

🌞Great North Feast - 26th-28th August

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Marsden Road Community Centre

🌞York Maze Day Trip - 27th July

🌞Hall Hill Farm day trip - 3rd August

🌞Nature Day Outing to West Boldon Lodge - 5th August

🌞Scarborough Day Trip - 17th August

🌞Northumberland zoo day trip - 24th August


Customs House

🌞Cinderella - 4th - 12th August

🌞Seussical the Musical - 18th - 20th August


Ocean Road

🌞Mela - 20th August


North Marine Park

🌞Picnic in the park - 24th July


Fountain Flaming Grill

🌞Schools out summer disco - 30th July


South Shields Surf School

🌞Surf School ages 8 -16 - 25th August


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Ocean Road Centre

🌞Big Science ages 5-11 - 11th August


Cleadon Park Library

🌞Arts & Crafts club - Every Thursday


Shipley Art Gallery

🌞Summer Family Arts Festival - throughout

🌞Under 5's fun day - 17th August


Watergate café

🌞All about dogs - Dogs trust pup up event - 25th July

🌞Dog safety workshop - 3rd August

🌞Hawaiian Hula party - 16th August


Bensham grove community centre

🌞Gem Arts Masala Festival - Mini Mela - 23rd July


Mister Twisters Soft Play

🌞Cookie decorating with the cookie fairy - 7th August


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If you have a family friendly event that you would like us to include in our guides please click HERE


For more great ideas, check us out on Facebook, Instagram or twitter


You can also advertise your business every Friday for free in our very popular Facebook Group. HERE

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