Kids Fun Fest

Sandhaven Amphitheatre

Tuesdays and Thursdays 2-23rd August


A firm favourite during the summer holidays, the Kids Fun Fest returns with silliness, games and the gunge tank.

Music in South Marine Park



Saturday 4 August – The Gaslighters

Saturday 11 August – Cats Night Out

Saturday 18 August – Barely Human

Pepperpot Fayre

Market Square, South Shields

Sunday 5 August 10am-3pm


Craft and food market in the town centre featuring local artists and fresh produce.

Brass Bands at Sandhaven Amphitheatre

Sundays 2-4pm


Sunday 5 August – Dunston Silver Band

Sunday 12 August – North East Concert Band

Sunday 19 August – Westoe Brass

Sunday 26 August- NASUWT Concert Band

Tremendous Tuesdays

South Shields Museum

Every Tuesday in the school holidays 11am-3pm


Free crafts and activities each week to keep the kids entertained.

Arbeia Festival

Saturday 11 August, 11am-4pm


Enjoy a Roman themed market selling heritage wares, re-enactments, demonstrations, have-a-go crafts, music and entertainment for all the family.