A calendar of fun events and performances, for all ages, in your local area…


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

Guisborough Museum

When: Every Thursday and Saturday until end of October, 10 am to 4 pm

Where: Sunnyfield House, Westgate, Guisborough

What: Free Museum in Guisborough

Contact email: guisborough.museum@virgin.net

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: office@loftustc.co.uk

Saltburn Farmers Market

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

Where: Saltburn Railway Platform, Saltburn

What: Free farmers market

Information: www.saltburnfarmersmarket.com


The Regent Cinema, Redcar

The Regent Cinema on Redcar sea front will be showing a selection of films in October, including ‘Bladerunner 2049’, ‘Lego Ninjago’, ‘Flatliners’ and ‘Hellraiser (1987)’ . 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


Yoga and Pilates Workshop

When: A Yoga and Pilates Workshop, with Emma Live Yoga and Lisa Wood, will take place on Saturday, 21st October, from 10 am to 12 pm

Where: Sunnyfield House, Guisborough.

What: Combining the anatomical precision of Pilates with the spiritual wisdom of Yoga, Emma and Lisa will lead a joint workshop exploring ways of releasing tension, building strength and breathing the mind towards stillness. Cost is £20.

To book, contact: Emma on 07762 519068 or email emmaliveyoga@gmail.com. Also see www.EmmaLiveYoga.com

Autumn Crafty Leaves

When: Monday, 23rd October, 1 pm to 3 pm

Where: Guisborough Forest & Walkway

What: Join countryside staff collecting leaves as they fall from the trees. Return to the railway carriage to create a mural for the visitor centre and a collage to take home

Cirque Du Hilarious: Circus Hilarious

When: Tuesday, 24th October, at 2.30 pm & 7 pm

Where: Middlesbrough Theatre, The Avenue, Linthorpe , Middlesbrough TS5 6SA

Cirque Du Hilarious are heading to Middlesbrough Theatre with the Comedy Explosion Tour, starring Clive Webb & Danny Adams. Comedy Explosion is over two hours of continuous laughter! Excitement and comedy for all the family. Tickets £15.50 / Children £13 / Family Ticket £52

Contact: 01642 81 51 81

Halloween Panto

When: Thursday, 26th to Friday, 27th October

Where: Tuned In!, Majuba Road, Redcar TS10 5BJ

What: This brand new swashbuckling spooktacular will feature amazing scenery, beautiful costumes and hilarious comedy suitable for all the family! There’s even a fancy dress competition too. Don’t leave it too late to book your tickets as this very special show is only in town for three performances

Website: www.redcarpanto.co.uk

Contact email: redcarpanto@gmail.com

Redcar Day of the Dead and Halloween Market and Crafts Fair

When: Friday, 27th to Saturday, 28th October, 10 am to 3 pm (free event)

Where: High Street, Redcar TS10 3AW

What: Go down to the Redcar High Street Market and Craft Fair on Friday and Saturday. Visit the spook village for some gruesome fun. There will also be 100 free pumpkins for the kids

The Emperor’s New Clothes

When: Friday, 27th October to Saturday, 28th October. Friday 2.30 pm to 3.30 pm; Saturday 11.30 am to 12.30 pm and 2.30 pm to 3.30 pm

Where: ARC, Stockton Arts Centre, Dovecot Street, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 1LL

What: Filled with puppets, music and song, this inventive and energetic production is told in true Stuff and Nonsense style; with unending energy and great storytelling

Contact: 01642 525199

Email: box.office@arconline.co.uk

Scream Factory

When: Friday, 27th to Tuesday, 31st October

Where: Kirkleatham Museum, Kirkleatham, Redcar, TS10 5NW

What: The highly successful Halloween event consists of three experiences, one for younger children in the afternoon and two for adults later in the evening. Last year the event attracted over 17,000 people and was a huge success. Adult Supervision Required

Cost – Twilight tour: adults £8 and children £4. Extreme tour: early bird £14 (online only), Off Peak: Online price £16 / on the door £18, Peak (27th-31st): Online £18 / on the door £22. The Isolated Tour £30

Contact: (01642) 479500

Website: www.screamfactory.co.uk

Halloween Holiday Fun

When: Sunday, 29th October, 1 pm to 3.30 pm (free event)

Where: Gisborough Priory Gardens, Church Street, Guisborough TS14 6HG

What: Go along and enjoy some Halloween fun with a variety of different activities going on. Explore the witches den, make a scary spider or listen to spooky stories

Sister Act

When: Monday, 30th October to Saturday, 4th November. Matinee performance on Saturday at 2.15pm otherwise 7.15pm

Where: Middlesbrough Theatre, The Avenue, Linthorpe, Middlesbrough TS5 6SA

What: ‘Raise Your Voice’ to Sister Act, smash hit musical comedy, family-friendly with a feel-good factor, packed with catchy musical numbers written by the Tony and Oscar award winning Alan Menken. The show is based on the well-loved 1992 film starring Whoopie Goldberg and Maggie Smith, and presented by Middlesbrough Amateur Operatic Society

Contact: 01642 81 51 81.

Website: www.middlesbroughtheatre.co.uk

8th Saltburn Beer Festival

When: Friday, 10th and Saturday, 11th November.

Where: Saltburn Community Arts Association, Albion Terrace, Saltburn

What: For the first time this beer festival is a joint venture with SCAA, with all proceeds going to them for the upkeep of the community centre.

Contact: Tickets are available from the SCAA box office (open Wednesday 2-4pm, Thursday & Friday 11-1pm and 2-4pm) or ring 01287 624997. Web: www.saltburnarts.co.uk. Tickets also available from Whistle Stop, Station Square, Saltburn

Christmas Open Meeting

When: Loftus and District Flower Club’s Christmas Open Meeting will be held on Monday, 13th November, at 7.15pm.

Where: Skelton Civic Hall.

What: “The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year” is the title of Andrew Grieswood’s Demonstration. Entrance is £8. There will be mince pies, seasonal punch, tombola, and a raffle, with an opportunity to win one of the arrangements.

Contact: Mrs A Gullon on 01947 825916 or Mrs B Welford on 01287 652197.