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What's 'appenin' 2019

Wherever you're visiting in the North East - or perhaps you're lucky enough to live here - there are always exciting things happening and great places to visit.  We've pulled together some ideas of events across the North East that you can get to on an Arriva bus.

General #durham19General #durham19


2019 is set to be an unmissable year with a packed programme of festivals and events. For more details visit  

Adventure ValleyAdventure Valley 62


Catch the 62 service to Adventure Valley this Easter. Don’t miss out on meeting the Easter Bunny and visiting the Spectacular Easter Garden. Plus, take part in the Egg-cellent Bunny Adventure, feed baby goats, see adorable little chicks, watch daily shows, and more!

Shldon Railway MuseumShildon Railway Museum


From steam spectaculars to exciting learning activities, Shildon Railway Museum Locomotion has something for everyone.  Open from 10am every day. Entry is free. 


Bishop Auckland

Saturday 29th June to Saturday 14th September

Watch legends come to life in a thrilling tale told on an epic scale - 2,000 years in the making. Kynren - an epic tale of England is a multi-award-winning live action outdoor theatre spectacular set in the grounds of Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland which takes you on a spellbinding voyage through history as seen through the eyes of Arthur, the son of a mining family.



Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th November

Lumiere is the UK’s largest light festival and is truly a sight to behold.  Each Lumiere festival invites local and international artists to create works that reimagine buildings and public spaces, changing the way we experience our environment and the dark, winter nights. Additional services will run each evening to and from Durham City Centre.

Spennymoor Town GamesSpennymoor Town Games


Support the team of County Durham as they hope to achieve promotion.

For a full fixture list visit