Durham Events Calendar

Looking for something to do in Durham? Whether you're a local, new in town or just cruising through we've got loads of great tips and events to offer. Find out what’s on in Durham with our regularly updated events calendar featuring the best upcoming events in Durham and the area.

This guide lists events at a glance, showing what’s on each month. See the highlights of What’s On for Durham, featuring the best of things to do in Durham – Live Music and Gigs, Family Events, Art & Culture, Food & Drink and much more. Durham fundraisers and charity events.

Important This Event Calendar is not maintained on a daily basis and some events may have changed dates or are no longer happening. Please double-check the event websites for the most up-to-date information.

Memories Are Made of This

Hamsteels Community Centre Western Avenue, Esh Winning, Durham, Durham

Where does the music takes you back to? What do you remember? Where were you when you first heard that song? Come and have a sing along with Julia and Ava as they explore the beauty of music. The music takes not only Julia and Ava back to special times of their lives but the […]



Hamsteels Community Centre Western Avenue, Esh Winning, Durham, Durham

Brimming with humour and humanity, Limelight is based on the career of Julia St George, a real-life star of the stage Written by Janet Plater Directed by Christina Berriman Dawson Original Composition & Arrangement by Wilf Stone Design Consultancy by Lee Ward 1854. Actresses Emily and Fanny excitedly await the arrival of Julia St George, […]


Old King Coal

Hamsteels Community Centre Western Avenue, Esh Winning, Durham, Durham

Acoustic duo, Fools Gold presents 'Old King Coal', an unashamedly nostalgic retrospective of life in the North of England in days gone by. The stories and songs are a mixture of well-known and original and all feature the fascinating stories and histories you didn't know (!) that hide behind them. And, it's not all about […]


Rockin’ For The Cure Featuring Spoons

Drums N’ Flats Ajax 60 Randall drive, Ajax, Ontario, Ajax, Ontario

Rockin' For The Cure is back!!! We are ready to give you another full day of music, fun and raffles all in support of Campfire Circle! Last year was amazing!! With your help we raised $24,000!!!!!! So, come on out June 8th/2024 to help us support this worthy cause once again. We truly thank you, […]


Frognal & Fox – A Life in Song

Hamsteels Community Centre Western Avenue, Esh Winning, Durham, Durham

Written by Fiona Ellis and Presented by Cinzia Hardy in association with CaroleW Productions Dive into a showbiz world full of glamour, optimism, rivalry and acceptance. Meet Margaret Frognal (Jane Holman) and Adele Fox (Zoe Lambert), two fading performers, as they showcase their singing and playing talents accompanied by their bemused and cynical pianist. Beneath […]


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