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.
X93 Sightseeing Tour
Whitby and Scarborough
This spectacular tour runs every day between Whitby and Scarborough with commentary provided on the dramatic cliffs, castle headland, award winning beaches and historic harbour. Selected services only.
Stockton Riverside Festival
Thursday 1st to Sunday 4th August 2019
Get set for four truly amazing days of wall to wall theatre, circus, dance and music across Stockton town centre as SIRF returns in 2019. Be intrigued, entertained, puzzled, moved and made to laugh out loud during this four day festival.
Middlesbrough Orange Pip
Last Saturday of the month
Orange Pip Market is an artisan food and beverage market based on Baker and Bedford Street and Albert Road in the heart of Middlesbrough. Orange Pip features the best in local and regional food as well as live music and creative activities such as workshops and demos. The market takes place on the last Saturday of the month and runs from midday until 7pm.
Preston Park Museum and Grounds provides an amazing day out for the whole family. Stroll in Quarry Wood Nature Reserve or along the banks of the Tees. Wander around the Victorian walled kitchen garden or enjoy the thrills of the amazing skatepark and play area. There’s something for everyone to explore.
Butterfly World Stockton
There's lots to see and do at Butterfly World in Preston Park. They have 80 - 120 species of butterflies, as well as a Reptile Centre and a mob of Meerkats!
Olympic standard water courses, wildlife habitats, and a range watersport including, water-skiing, sailing, rowing, angling - even powerboat racing and white water rafting.