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From museum exhibitions perfect for inquisitive little minds to our hugely popular events like Mela and Christmas, Middlesbrough offers all the family fun you could want.

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Jacqueline Poncelet: In the Making

1st February 2023 - 23rd July 2024

Jacqueline Poncelet: In the Making

MIMA

Featuring sculpture, painting and textiles, MIMA presents a solo exhibition of artist, Jacqueline Poncelet.

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Teesside Restaurant Week

26th February 2024 - 3rd March 2024

Teesside Restaurant Week

Middlesbrough

Sample some tasty dishes for less at some of Middlesbrough's most popular eateries.

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Royal Photography Society exhibition

29th February 2024 - 22nd March 2024

Royal Photography Society exhibition

The Heritage Gallery at Cargo Fleet Lane

View a fantastic collection of pictures snapped by the Royal Photography Society.

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Middlesbrough Half Marathon and Junior Race

3rd March 2024 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

Middlesbrough Half Marathon and Junior Race

Centre Square

A brand new event in Middlesbrough's sporting calendar, open to everyone of all ages and abilities.

RSC First Encounters

15th March 2024 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

RSC First Encounters

Middlesbrough Theatre

The perfect first introduction to Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet.

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Fireman Sam Live!

31st March 2024 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Fireman Sam Live!

Middlesbrough Town Hall

The Great Camping Adventure is fun for all the family to enjoy!

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The Tortoise and the Hare

24th April 2024 - 2:00pm - 6:30pm

The Tortoise and the Hare

Middlesbrough Theatre

Northern Ballet are back with their latest child-friendly production.

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Treasure Island

27th April 2024 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Treasure Island

Middlesbrough Theatre

A swashbuckling pantomime adventure for all the family!

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Take That – This Life tour

24th May 2024 - 4:00pm - 11:00pm

Take That – This Life tour

Riverside Stadium

Take That are returning to the Riverside joined by special guest Olly Murs.

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Science Museum: The Live Stage Show

26th May 2024 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Science Museum: The Live Stage Show

Middlesbrough Town Hall

An unmissable family show for science fans and curious minds!

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James Arthur – Bitter Sweet Love tour

8th June 2024 - 4:00pm - 11:00pm

James Arthur – Bitter Sweet Love tour

Riverside Stadium

James Arthur returns to Middlesbrough to celebrate his roots with a very special homecoming show.

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Ali Brownlee 5K

16th June 2024 - 10:15am - 5:00pm

Ali Brownlee 5K

Riverside Stadium

Lace up those running shoes, as the popular Ali Brownlee 5K returns for 2024, hosted by by Run For All.

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Ali Brownlee 2K 2024

16th June 2024 - 11:15am - 2:00pm

Ali Brownlee 2K 2024

Riverside Stadium

The Ali Brownlee 2K is returning to the Middlesbrough sporting calendar.

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Cillian O’Connor: My Magic World

23rd July 2024 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Cillian O’Connor: My Magic World

Middlesbrough Town Hall

Be enchanted and amazed by the Britain's Got Talent magic star!

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Charlie Cook’s Favourite Book

9th August 2024 - 11th August 2024

Charlie Cook’s Favourite Book

Middlesbrough Town Hall

Discover the wonderful world of books at this fab family show!

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Middlesbrough 10K 2024

1st September 2024 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Middlesbrough 10K 2024

Centre Square

Hosted by Run For All, the mighty Middlesbrough 10K is a key event for your running calendar!

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Middlesbrough Art Week 2024

26th September 2024 - 5th October 2024

Middlesbrough Art Week 2024

Middlesbrough town centre

The region's largest annual contemporary arts festival returns for its seventh year.

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Snow White

6th December 2024 - 4th January 2025

Snow White

Middlesbrough Theatre

Mirror, mirror on the wall, Middlesbrough Theatre's panto is the best of all!

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