events

SUMMER GARDEN

Join us between August 2nd and September the 4th in our Summer Garden. We’re creating a buzz in our Garden. We’ll be holding an abundance of exciting activities and beautiful events for both adults and children of all ages! WATCH THIS SPACE!

Friday 5th August, 17:30 – 19:00
Busker: Emma Robson
Emma Robson is no stranger to the city. She has performed at many events and venues located in the heart of Durham. Her unique voice and warm acoustic accompaniment has allowed Emma to blossom as a musician

Sunday 7th August, 14:00 – 17:00
Children’s face painting. Let your imagination run wild and transform in to anything from a unicorn to a tiger.

Friday 12th August, 17:30 – 19:00
Busker:  Tom Bowman.
Tom Bowman is an acoustic solo singer, whose talent has provided much opportunity to perform at some of the most iconic events across the North East and Durham. Tom’s versatility in playing allows him to cover many recognisable classics from a wide range of decades.

Sunday 14th August, 14:00 – 15:00 (3 x sessions)
Animal Story
Join Martyn and Dawn who are bringing exotic wildlife to The Riverwalk!  Get up close with snakes, lizards and tortoise. Their sessions encourage an interest in wildlife and the natural world around us. Booking in advance is required. To book your FREE tickets click here.

Friday 19th August, 17:30 – 19:00
Busker: Joe Treacy
Joe Treacy is one of the most recognisable voices to fill the streets of Durham. His uniqueness and charisma has allowed his venture within the music industry very successful. Joe never forgets his roots performing in many venues and events in Durham however his talent has allowed him to support some major acts, one being Sir Tom Jones.

Saturday 20th August, 14:00 – 17:00
Children’s face painting. Let your imagination run wild and transform in to anything from a unicorn to a tiger. St Cuthbert’s Hospice team will also be at The Riverwalk to talk about their amazing work in the community. All donations are gratefully received.

Friday 27th August, 17:30 – 19:00
Busker: Joe Treacy
A new young and upcoming musician who sets to create an enormous impression to Durham’s music scene. Jamie’s strong voice with acoustic guitar playing has helped him produce a set with great variety and liveliness. He continues to showcase his talent across the city and beyond, where our community continues to support him.

Sunday 28th August, 14:00 – 15:00
Planting workshop with St Cuthbert’s Hospice. Turn your fingers green and try your hand at planting a cyclamen to take home.

Sunday 28th August, 14:00 – 17:00
Children’s face painting. Let your imagination run wild and transform in to anything from a unicorn to a tiger.

Friday 2nd September, 17:30 – 19:00
Busker: Jay’s Duo
Jay’s Duo is most certainly something different to the streets of Durham. A Ukrainian Electronic Duo who display great levels of musicianship through their revamping of recognisable hits.

Saturday 3rd September, 14:00 – 15:00
TBC.

 

 

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EVENT TIMES

AUGUST 2nd UNTIl SEPTEMBER 4th

LOCATION

RIVERWALK SQUARE
and around The Riverwalk