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


Redcar Town Market

When: Every Friday, 9 am to 4 pm

Where: High Street, Redcar

What: The Market is set in the heart of Redcar High Street near the King Edward VII Memorial Clock, with local traders selling a range of different goods including, fresh eggs, women’s clothing, children’s toys, pet supplies, children’s clothing and much more

Contact: 07938 190062

Redcar Alternative Market

When: First Saturday of each month, 9 am to 4 pm

Where: High Street, Redcar

What: An alternative market in Redcar

Guisborough Market

When: Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, 9 am to 4 pm

Where: Westgate, Guisborough

What: Traditional Market in Guisborough

Tea Dance

When: First Tuesday of each month, 2 pm to 4 pm

Where: Loftus Town Hall

What: Tea Dance in Loftus. Entrance is £1, including tea and biscuits

Contact: 01287 641000 or email:

Saltburn Farmers Market

When: Second Saturday of the month, 9 am to 4 pm

Where: Saltburn Railway Platform, Saltburn

What: Free farmers market



The Regent Cinema, Redcar

The Regent Cinema on Redcar sea front will be showing a selection of films throughout December. 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


Redcar Christmas Market

When: Throughout December, to Friday, 22nd December, 9 am to 4 pm

Where: Redcar High Street

Stockton Sparkles

When: Throughout December, to Sunday, 24th December

Where: Stockton High Street

What: Christmas themed fun and activities bringing some festive sparkle to Stockton High Street. Launching with the annual Christmas lights switch-on and Christmas Market. Also magical Reindeer parade, Victorian Fair and street theatre.


Christmas Tree Sales

When: Throughout December, 10 am to 3 pm

Where: Guisborough Forest and Walkway, Flatts Lane Woodland Country Park, Kirkleatham Museum

What: Go along and buy a real Christmas tree from one of the countryside sites. Tree prices vary – all proceeds from the sale of trees will go back into the sites through site improvement and events


When: Saturday, 2nd December to Sunday, 7th January, 2018

Where: Billingham Forum

What: Annual Pantomime at the Forum. Various tickets available for various performances, from £16.00

Contact: 01642 552663 or visit

Eston Christmas Market and Fair

When: Thursday, 7th December, market runs 10 am to 6pm. Rides and games start at 3 pm

Where: Eston Precinct

What: Christmas Market and Fair in Eston

Contact: Jan Rudsdale on 07789 921915 for more details, or for anyone interested in a market stall

Marske Christmas Festival and Santa Parade

When: Thursday, 7th December, parade starts at 6 pm

Where: Throughout Marske

What: Get down to Marske’s Christmas Festival and Santa Parade. Admission is free

Christmas Events In Redcar

When: Saturday, 9th December, 11 am to 4 pm

Where: Redcar High Street

What: Go down and take part in a host of Christmas events on the High Street. Visit Santa’s Seaside Grotto, browse the Coastal Christmas Crafts and enjoy Santa’s Seaside Snapshot Station. Free entry, except Santa’s Seaside Grotto, which costs £3

Kirkleatham Parish Christmas Tree Festival

When: Saturday, 9th December to Sunday, 10th December, 10 am to 4 pm

Where: St Cuthbert’s Church, Kirkleatham Lane, Kirkleatham Village, Redcar TS10 5NW

What: Local schools, charities, businesses and organisations will be showing off their Christmas decorations as part of the Christmas Tree Festival. Why not join them for a display of beautifully decorated Christmas trees?

Contact: 01642 444561

Aladdin Pantomime On Ice

When: Sunday, 10th December to Wednesday, 13th December

Where: Billingham Forum Ice Arena

What: Aladdin on ice! Adults £9.30, Juniors/OAPs £6.20 (price includes 45 minute skate). Tickets available from Billingham Forum on 01642 551381

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Mayor Of Guisborough Carol Service

When: Monday, 11th December, 7 pm

Where: St Paulinus Church, The Avenue, Guisborough TS14 8DN

What: Go along and enjoy the festive atmosphere, followed by coffee and a mince pie!

100 Years Of Dormanstown Christmas Party

When: Friday, 15th December, 7 pm

Where: Corus Sports and Social Centre, 33 South Avenue, Dormanstown, Redcar TS10 5LZ

What: An evenings entertainment including a Dormanstown based quiz, bingo and a 60’s/70’s themed disco. Go along and visit with old friends and celebrate a century of Dormanstown. Tickets £2, available from the venue, includes pie and peas supper.

Contact: 01642 486691

Dine With Santa!

When: Saturday, 16th and Sunday, 17th December, 9 am, 1 pm and 5 pm

Where: Kirkleatham Museum, Redcar

What: Santa will be paying a flying visit to the museum for breakfast at 9am, lunch at 1pm and tea at 5pm. He’ll be joined by Mrs Claus and some very cheeky elves along with a few of his other friends from Lapland. Also includes: theatrical performances, activities and a small token gift from Santa. Adults & Children £20pp. Book now:

Community Christmas Party

When: Wednesday, 27th December, 6pm to 10 pm

Where: Corus Sports and Social Centre, 33 South Avenue, Dormanstown, Redcar TS10 5LZ

What: Fantastic evening for children and parents alike, fun and games, disco, raffle and prizes. Meet and greet Father and Mother Christmas

Contact: 01642 486691