JULY 2017

A calendar of fun events and performances, for all ages, in the local area over the next month…


Bohemian Culture Food & Craft Market

When: Saturday, July 1st at 11 AM – 4 PM

Where: Earthbeat Centre, Marske Road, Saltburn-by-the-Sea

What: Celebration of all things culture, foods, handicrafts, traditions, music & dance. Sample something different from Africa, India, Nepal and around the world. A hippy experience with a retro mix. A selection of amazing stalls from around the globe and some lovely food to tantalise your tastes. Find something exotic and hand crafted, from a new hippy rug, glass Moroccan lanterns to wine and olives. There may be some camper vans and flower power going on to get the theme going. Lots more to develop in the coming weeks. Bookings of interest are being taken now.

Contact: 07969 623118. Booking Email: greenflowerevents@gmail.com

Sweet Making On The Prom!

When: Saturday, July 1st at 11 AM – 4 PM

Where: Saltburn Cliff Tramway, Lower Promenade, Saltburn-by-the-Sea

What: Famous hand-made sweet making demonstrations on the promenade. Demonstrations on the hour from 11am

Contact: 07432 610 110

Town Meal 2017

When: Saturday, July 1st at 1 PM

Where: Centre Square, Middlesbrough

What: Middlesbrough’s Annual Town Meal – a celebration of local food growing and eating!

Contact: 01642 245432

Party In The Park with Matt Terry

When: Saturday, July 1st at 6 PM – 10 PM

Where: Flamingo Land Resort, YO17 6UX

What: Party in the Park, with headlining X-Factor 2016 winner Matt Terry….plus supporting acts! Admission is FREE to those who have bought a day ticket to the theme park for that day, and to those staying in the Holiday Village and Annual Pass holders. Alternatively, you can also purchase a Party In The Park post-5pm ticket for just £10 if you just wish to attend the concert. This ticket also gives you one hour between 5pm and 6pm to enjoy the Theme Park and Zoo!

Contact: 0800 408 8840

Purquoise Charity Night

When: Saturday, July 1st at 7 PM – 11 PM

Where: O’Gradys, Redcar, 18-20 Queen Street, Redcar TS10 1AE

What: A charity night raising money for Middlesbrough and Stockton Mind with an art auction, live music, jukebox, raffle and more. The night is in memory of young people who have died too soon due to losing the struggle with their mental health problems. Tickets: £5, including food.

Contact: 01642 477624

Space Rebel Princess

When: Saturday, July 1st at 2 PM

Where: Middlesbrough Central Library

What: A fearless princess raised for royalty, not for rocketry, dreams of becoming an astronaut… and she needs your help! Join our fearless princess to… Decipher alien messages! Assemble a giant rocket! Float with the princess in zero-gravity! Save the world! An exciting and interactive performance for children aged 3 to 8 and their families, with dance by esteemed performer Jennifer Essex, accompanied by Hughes Award nominated poet Harry Man.

Contact: 01642 729002

Stage and Screen- Leavers Concert

When: Saturday, July 1st at 7 PM

Where: St Mary’s Church, Middlesbrough

What: Annual Summer Concert to celebrate TVYC and this years leavers will be based on songs from stage and screen. Music from Calamity Jane, West Side Story, Frozen and more!

Contact: 01642 819980

EPW American Wrestling

When: Saturday, July 1st at 7 PM

Where: Rainbow Leisure Centre, Parkway Centre, Coulby Newham

What: Top class American wrestling action to feature five action packed bouts featuring, Vito Peru, el excentrico, Tokyo Joe, Big Bubba D, Davey Blaine, Xia Brookside, 7ft Giant Goliath and many more.

Contact: 03004 560552


The Regent Cinema, Redcar

The Regent Cinema on Redcar sea front will be showing three films in July – ‘Despicable Me 3’ , ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ and ‘Cars 3’. Entrance costs £4 for adults and £3.50 children for non-3D films and £5 Adults and £4.50 children/concession for 3D films. For further details see the Regent’s Facebook site, or call 01642 482094.


Doulos BBQ

When: Sunday, July 2nd at 1.30 PM

Where: 2 St Marks Close, Stockton-on-Tees

What: Want to know more about Doulos? Go along for free food and hear what it’s all about from current Doulos students and team members! Students, youth workers, and parents are all invited. Doulos is for students in school year 10+ and trains you in servant leadership. They believe that young, student leaders can change Teesside and want to equip you with the tools to do so!

Contact: Doulos@tvyfc.co.uk

Summer Market

When: Sunday, July 2nd at 11 AM

Where: Friends of Guisborough Forest and Walkway, Pinchinthorpe, Guisborough

What: Go along, to what will hopefully be a regular feature on the events calendar at Guisborough Forest and Walkway. Browse the local sellers stalls, find out more about their produce is made and perhaps make a purchase or two!

Contact: 01287 631132

Jolsha Charity Curry Night

When: Monday, July 3rd at 6 PM

Where: Jolsha Indian Restaurant, Middlesbrough

What: Have a meal at Jolsha, Marton restaurant on Monday 3rd July! Four course meal at only £10 per head. Plus live entertainment! The team at Jolsha are kindly donating £6 per person to Cash for Kids to help support local disadvantaged children.

Contact: 01642 311999

Candlelight Meditation

When: Friday, July 7th at 6.30 PM

Where: Acklam Studio and Dormans Club, Middlesbrough

What: Have a blissful hour of relaxation at St Margaret’s Church in Acklam. You’ll be taught various meditation and breathing techniques designed to relax both mind and body with a full relaxation to finish.

Contact: 07935 234407

Live Bands – London, Johnny Seven, The Likkor Men

When: Friday, July 7th at 7 PM

Where: Westgarth Social Club, 99 Southfield Road, Middlesbrough

What: London is a four piece punk band formed in London in 1976. The original line-up was Riff Regan (vocals), Steve Voice (bass/vocals), Jon Moss (drums) and Dave Wight (guitar). Jon Moss had briefly been the drummer in The Clash before leaving to form London.

Contact: 01642 242164

Emma Wilson Rhythm & Blues Band

When: Friday, July 7th at 8 PM

Where: Barbarossa Pizza Kitchen and Bar, Middlesbrough

What: Go and listen to Emma Wilson Rhythm & Blues Band, live at Barbarossa Pizza. Free entry, but booking a table is advised.

Contact: 01642 802409

Craft/Makers Fayre

When: Saturday, July 8th at 10 AM

Where: Percy Middlesbrough, C2 Commerce Way, off Skippers Lane, Middlesbrough

What: Craft/Makers Fayre to showcase the wonderful creations of each stall-holder. Limited Tables available, preference will be given to members if a lot of demand. Tables will be free for the event. Light refreshments will be served in the room.

Contact: 01642 456905

Sand Art Stall

When: Saturday, July 8th at 11 AM

Where: North Ormesby Parish Church, The Trinity Centre, James Street, North Ormesby

What: Summer time fun for the kids!

Contact: 07427 686882

Family Music Festival and Fun Day

When: Saturday, July 8th at 12 PM

Where: Marton Cricket Club, Middlesbrough

What: Back due to popular demand – Marton Cricket Club are putting on a Family Music Festival for all the community to attend. Comedian Neil Granger is the compere, on stage all day, plus nine bands as well as stalls and games to suit all ages.

Contact: 01642 311800

Bazaar Bizarre

When: Saturday, July 8th at 10 AM

Where: Central Library, Victoria Square, Middlesbrough

What: A friendly little market filled with delightful oddities, art and crafts, with vegan friendly hand crafted soaps and bath-bombs, holistic therapies and jewellery, comic art from the artists themselves and much much more including face-painting, henna art and special effects makeup.

Contact: 01642 729001

Teddy Bears Picnic

When: Sunday, July 9th at 12 PM

Where: NT Ormesby Hall, Church Lane, Ormesby

What: Take your teddy to the marquee for stories, games, crafts, trail and a visit to the teddy doctor, then enjoy your picnic in the beautiful garden. An admission ticket for the house and garden is needed with an additional £1.50 cost for the event.

Contact: 01642 324188

Sarah and Duck

When: Sunday, July 9th at 2 PM

Where: Middlesbrough Theatre, The Avenue, Linthorpe

What: The enchanting world of Sarah and Duck is brought to life in a brand-new stage show, featuring the wonderful characters from the BAFTA award-winning CBeebies show. Join Sarah and Duck and a host of your favourite friends including The Ribbon Sisters, The Shallots, Flamingo & John and Umbrella, as they plan a birthday party for Scarf Lady in their garden. Told through a fantastic blend of puppetry, storytelling and music, Sarah and Duck’s Big Top Birthday will take you and your children on a magical adventure.

Contact: 01642 815181

Volkspower 2017

When: Friday, July 14th at 1 PM to Sunday, July 16th at 4 PM

Where: Redcar Rugby Club, Mackinlay Park, Green Lane, Redcar

What: All the great things in life combined in one weekend – Great cars, vans, bikes, music, food, traders, campers, day visitors, club stands, show n shine, kids stuff, location and, best of all, great company… why would you want to miss it.

Contact: 01642 482733

SmithFest 2017

When: Saturday, July 15th at 3 PM – 11:30 PM

Where: The Studio, Tower Street, Hartlepool

What: Annual SmithFest now with two stages! Main Stage will be at The Studio, with the Heavy Stage being at the Bunker! Many extremely talented performers to be announced! Sponsored by Veer and Mebilati, with merch from Pictopop! Watch this space!

Contact: 01429 857193

Cabaret Evening

When: Friday, July 21st at 7 PM – 9 PM

Where: New Marske Institute Club, 29 Gurney Street, Redcar TS11 8EG

What: A fantastic evening of entertainment from Pizazz Group 1, Group 2, Youth Theatre and Theatre Choir! Performing some favourite songs from the shows, which promises to be a fantastic night for the whole family to enjoy!

Contact: 01642 484694

Help For Heroes Family Day

When: Sunday, July 23rd at 12 PM – 5 PM

Where: The Racecourse Office, Redcar TS10 2BY

What: Join the second day of the Go Racing In Yorkshire Summer Festival and the Help For Heroes Family Day! Help for Heroes Official and The Royal British Legion bring you a great family day at the races. As always, children 17 years and under go racing for FREE when accompanied by an adult so the whole family can enjoy this great day out. Please note that times are subject to change.

Contact: 01642 484068

Kirkleatham Museum Children’s Activities

When: Tuesday, July 25th at 10 AM – 3:30 PM

Where: Kirkleatham Museum, Redcar TS10 5NW

What: Activities every Tuesday and Thursday during the summer holidays – 25th , 27th July, 1st, 3rd, 8th, 10th, 15th, 17th, 22nd, 24th, 29th, 31st August. £2 per activity, children must be accompanied by an adult.

Contact: 01642 479500

Great British Food Festival

When: Saturday, July 29th at 10 AM to Sunday, July 30th at 5 PM

Where: Castle Howard, York YO60 7DA

What: More than ‘just another food festival’. The Great British Food Festival combines the nation’s love of great food and drink with some of the country’s most treasured locations, providing a unique opportunity to explore new flavours and beautiful venues, all at the same time!

Contact: 01653 648333

Highfield Hotel Family Fun Day

When: Saturday, July 29th at 12 PM – 4 PM

Where: Marton Road, Middlesbrough TS4 2PA

What: A family fun day featuring up 50 stalls and fun for all the family. This is FREE entry. Ample parking on site. Stall holders are needed for outside. Twenty 6ft craft tables will be provided. 50 stalls can be accommodated if people bring their own. Take your own gazebo and chair if you need one. Stalls are just £12 for a 10 foot square space. Food stalls need to be approved to ensure they do not clash with meals sold at the hotel. Please have your own insurance for your stall. Small fair attractions welcome. Please complete a form with contact details and pay £5 deposit to book your stall.

Contact: 01642 811960

The Blue Bell Hotel Summer Party!

When: Saturday, July 29th at 4 PM to Sunday, July 30th at 12 AM

Where: The Blue Bell Hotel, Acklam Road, Middlesbrough, TS5 7HL

What: Bouncy Castle, Giant Jenga, Swingball, Outdoor Bottle Bar! Outdoor Live Music – 4pm to 7pm.

Contact: 01642 593939