South Tyneside Festival
Three months of entertainment at South Shields seafront
The South Tyneside Festival returns between June and August and will feature a variety of free events for all to enjoy including a spectacular nautical themed summer parade, our hugely popular open-air concerts, family fun days, live music and lots more.
The event is brought to you by South Tyneside Council. With thanks to the support of Arts Council England, Port of Tyne, Colmans, National Citizen Service (NCS), Zeera Indian Cuisine, Minchella & Co, South Tyneside College, BBC Newcastle.
Maritime Mayhem is the theme of the unmissable Summer Parade in 2016.
There will be live music every Thursday and Saturday evening, 2 - 25 June, at South Shields' seafront amphitheatre.
Proms in the Park returns for a fantastic evening of music in the beautiful South Marine Park.
Afternoons of free fun, games and activities for the kids at South Shields seafront.
Support local charities at this special event in Bents Park.
Sing along to all your favourite tunes with local bands in the Victorian bandstand at our beautiful seafront park.
Enjoy the sounds of brass at South Shields seafront every Sunday during June, July and August.
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