Events in Darlington: June 2019

June marks the official beginning of summer, and things are certainly hotting up in Darlington with a stellar line-up of events taking place across the town.

June marks the official beginning of summer, and things are certainly hotting up in Darlington with a stellar line-up of events taking place across the town.

Whether you’re a keen runner, a fan of live music or like to shop until you drop, there’s something for everyone.

We’ve rounded up just a small number of the events people in Darlington can look forward to in June.

Pease Pudding Market

Date: June 6th 2019
Venue: Darlington Town Centre

Darlington Pease Pudding Market

Throughout the summer, Darlington Markets will be holding an evening market featuring award-winning food vendors, alongside carefully selected craft ales, artists, market stalls, as well as music and entertainment.

The first Pease Pudding Market will be held on Thursday, June 6th, 2019 between 4pm and 9pm. You can find out more on the Darlington Markets Facebook page.

Race for Life 5k Darlington

Date: June 9th 2019
Venue: South Park

Race for Life 5K Darlington

The Race for Life 5k return to South Park in Darlington. The event is non-competitive and open to everyone – bring the whole family and walk, jog or run 5k at your own pace while raising valuable funds for Cancer Research UK’s lifesaving work.

You can find out more about the event and register on the Cancer Research website.

Music Box Festival

Date: June 9th 2019
Venue: Avalon, Hash, Hatch and Hole in the Wall

Music Box

Music Box is a one-day music festival taking place across a number of venues in Darlington town centre.

On the day, over 30 bands and DJs will be performing live, with tickets priced at £8.

You can find out more about Music Box Festival on the official Facebook page.

Darlington Community Carnival

Date: June 29th 2019
Venue: Stanhope Park

Darlington Community Carnival 2016

Darlington Community Carnival is an annual all day event based in Stanhope Park and includes a stunning procession through the town centre.

The theme for this year’s carnival is “Heroes and Heroines”. You can find out more about the carnival on the official Facebook page.

Proms in the Park 2019

Date: June 30th 2019
Venue: South Park

South Park Darlington

Proms in the Park returns to the bandstand at South Park for Armed Forces Day.