April is set to be a cracking month in Darlington with a multitude of events taking place throughout the town.
Not only do the clocks go forward to mark the start of British Summer Time, but we also have the first Bank Holiday weekend of the year to celebrate Easter.
We’ve rounded up just a small number of the events people in Darlington can look forward to in April.
Dates: April 3rd – 13th 2019
Venue: Darlington Hippodrome
Darlington Operatic Society brings the glamour of Hollywood’s golden age to the stage in one of the greatest dance musicals of all time.
Packed full of Irving Berlin’s greatest hits including “Cheek to Cheek”, “Let’s Face the Music and Dance” and “Puttin’ On The Ritz”, Top Hat is an uplifting and hilarious romantic comedy that is guaranteed to put a smile on your face and a spring in your step.
You can find out more about Top Hat on the Darlington Operatic Society website.
Feethams Darlington New Look
Date: April 6th
Venue: Feethams Darlington
Following extensive redevelopment work at Feethams, the leisure and entertainment hub is set to relaunch with a special event.
To celebrate, there will be a programme of free entertainment, which will include music and dance performances, as well as the official cutting of the ribbon by the Mayor of Darlington, Veronica Copeland.
You can find out more about the event and the developments on the Feethams Darlington website.
Dates: April 11th – May 11th 2019
Jabberwocky Market is a festival which ties together Darlington’s culture and theatre history, with the market-town tradition, in a new and really exciting way.
You can find out more about the event on the Jabberwocky Market website.
All Square Festival
Dates: April 18th – 21st 2019
Venue: Darlington Market Square
All Square Festival is a four day festival which takes place over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend.
This year’s festival sees Bingo Revolution, Clubland, Illusion and tributes take over a marquee in the Market Square.
You can find out more about the event and purchase tickets from the Skiddle website.
Liam Mellor’s #Cracking Easter Show
Date: April 20th 2019
Venue: Majestic Theatre
Darlington’s comedy star Liam Mellor will be bringing his #Cracking Easter Show to The Majestic Theatre in April.
Join Liam and friends on stage this Easter for a show that promises to be full of laughter, comedy and mayhem for all the family.
You can find out more about this event and buy tickets from the Majestic Theatre Facebook page.