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Every Sunday from 20th July to 31st August 2014
YOU won’t be stumped for things to do this summer – Beamish has a host of cricketing fun lined up! The annual Beamish Colliery Cricket Tournament is back for the second year and will tak...
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Beamish is holding community-led events between 2014 and 2018 to commemorate the centenary of the First World War.Discover life on the home front at the Museum, where The Town and Pit Village represen...
More info about First World War Centenary Commemorations
Thursday 4th September to Sunday 7th September 2014
From Thursday 4th to Sunday 7th September, Beamish is hosting Agricultural Power from the Past, an extravaganza of horse power, steam power and everything in between. Horse drawn vehicles, bicycles, ...
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Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th September 2014
Pack up your potatoes and bring your beetroot to the Beamish Leek Show. On the 13th and 14th of September 2014, the annual contest will see home-grown vegetables and flowers battle it out in an attemp...
More info about Beamish Leek Show
Thursday 18th to Sunday 21st September 2014
From Thursday 18th to Sunday 21st September 2014, we are hosting the annual Agricultural Show, recreating a typical country show from the early 1900s. This event forms part of the month long Festival ...
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Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th September 2014
On Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th September 2014, come along and have a go at some traditional skills at Beamish and see the Quilters Exhibition. The weekend forms part of our month long Festival of Ag...
More info about Hands on Heritage Skills
Sunday 28th September 2014
On Sunday 28th September 2014, Beamish is hosting its annual Classic Car Day.The North East Club for Pre-War Austins have organised the event, in which 300 vehicles dating from 1920 onwards, will be o...
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Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th October 2014
On Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th October we are celebrating Harvest Festival and Harvest Home as part of our month long Festival of Agriculture which celebrates the agricultural and rural heritage of th...
More info about Harvest Festival and Harvest Home
Wednesday 29th October 2014, 6.30pm - 9.30pm
On Wednesday 29th, Thursday 30th,  and Friday 31st October 2014, from 6-30pm until 9-30pm, Beamish will be overrun by spooky ghosts and terrifying monsters. Halloween evenings at Beamish, now in their...
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Thursday 30th October 2014, 6.30pm - 9.30pm
On Wednesday 29th, Thursday 30th,  and Friday 31st October 2014, from 6-30pm until 9-30pm, Beamish will be overrun by spooky ghosts and terrifying monsters. Halloween evenings at Beamish, now in their...
More info about Halloween Evening
Friday 31st October 2014, 6.30pm - 9.30pm
On Wednesday 29th, Thursday 30th,  and Friday 31st October 2014, from 6-30pm until 9-30pm, Beamish will be overrun by spooky ghosts and terrifying monsters. Halloween evenings at Beamish, now in their...
More info about Halloween Evening
Saturday 1st November 2014, 6.00pm
Remember remember, the fifth of November... We are delighted to announce Beamish will host two evenings of autumn entertainment on the events field, including a bonfire and firework display on Saturd...
More info about Bonfire Evenings
Wednesday 5th November 2014, 6.00pm
Remember remember, the fifth of November... We are delighted to announce Beamish will host two evenings of autumn entertainment on the events field, including a bonfire and firework display on Saturd...
More info about Bonfire Evenings
Friday 5th December 2014, 5.00pm - 10.00pm
Beamish will open its doors from 5pm-10pm on the evenings of Friday 5th, Friday 12th and Friday 19th December for three extra special evenings in the Edwardian Town and Pit Village and the chance to e...
More info about Christmas Evenings
Friday 12th December 2014, 5.00pm - 10.00pm
Beamish will open its doors from 5pm-10pm on the evenings of Friday 5th, Friday 12th and Friday 19th December for three extra special evenings in the Edwardian Town and Pit Village and the chance to e...
More info about Christmas Evenings
Friday 19th December 2014, 5.00pm - 10.00pm
Beamish will open its doors from 5pm-10pm on the evenings of Friday 5th, Friday 12th and Friday 19th December for three extra special evenings in the Edwardian Town and Pit Village and the chance to e...
More info about Christmas Evenings