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Middlesbrough is a place where opportunity and creativity collide. We are down to earth and proud. We are good laughers, hard grafters and fine crafters. We are creators and entrepreneurs, key workers and volunteers.

We are artists and musicians, designers and engineers, teachers and cleaners, shop assistants and office workers. We are family and friends, community and we are a place to call home.

We make Middlesbrough and Middlesbrough makes us.

We are Middlesbrough guides you through the best events, places to visit and venues to enjoy in and around our town.

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Christmas is coming…

We are festive family days out and magical fun-filled events for all the family. We are late night Christmas shopping and last minute stocking fillers from the high street. We are sparkling Christmas cocktails and decadent festive menus. We are home for Christmas. We are Middlesbrough.

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Coming soon

We are live music, comedy superstars and diverse festivals. We are Orange Pip Market, the mighty Boro and family fun. We are always making sure there's something for everyone.

Big Festive Day Out

28th November 2021 - 11:00am - 6:00pm

Big Festive Day Out

A Magical Middlesbrough Christmas spectacular featuring the parade, Christmas lights switch on, festive films and so much more!

Santa’s Grotto at Newham Grange Farm

4th December 2021 - 24th December 2021

Santa’s Grotto at Newham Grange Farm

Newham Grange Farm

Santa is ready to meet all the good boys and girls in his magical grotto.

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Big Mouth Comedy: Christmas Special Part 1

4th December 2021 - 8:00pm - 10:30pm

Big Mouth Comedy: Christmas Special Part 1

Middlesbrough Town Hall

The first of two Christmas Specials and the perfect way to kickstart the festivities!

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Curious Winter Cabaret

15th December 2021 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Curious Winter Cabaret

Middlesbrough Town Hall

Celebrate the season at a Curious winter cabaret with a double bill of performances

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Orange Pip Market Christmas Edition

18th December 2021 - 11:00am - 6:00pm

Orange Pip Market Christmas Edition

Middlesbrough Town Hall

Orange Pip is back for Christmas with another fabulous day of festive fun in Middlesbrough Town Hall

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Big Mouth Comedy: Christmas Special Part 2

18th December 2021 - 8:00pm - 10:30pm

Big Mouth Comedy: Christmas Special Part 2

Middlesbrough Town Hall

Big Mouth favourite Matt Reed leads the second Christmas Special and it’s gonna be a cracker….

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