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South Tyneside Festival

  Three months of entertainment at South Shields seafront

The South Tyneside Festival is here, featuring a variety of free events for all to enjoy including a spectacular Alice in Wonderland themed summer parade, family fun days, live music and lots more.

For all the latest news on the South Tyneside Festival in 2015 including live music, kids fun-fest, and free Sunday concerts keep checking these pages or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

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Brass bands

Don't miss these brass band performances at the amphitheatre every Sunday throughout June, July and August.


Kids Fun-Fest!

Great free fun for the kids during the holidays at South Shields seafront.


Live Music at South Marine Park

Sing along to some of your favourite tunes as we welcome a fantastic line-up of local bands to the Victorian bandstand.

Joe McElderry at Bents Park

North East Stars

Take a look at our image gallery for our final Sunday concert featuring Joe McElderry, Collabro and Lola Saunders at Bents Park, Sunday 2 August.

5ive Sunday Concerts

5ive and Atomic Kitten

Take a look at our image gallery for our first free Sunday concert featuring 5ive and Atomic Kitten at Bents Park, Sunday 12 July.

Sophie Ellis-Bextor 2

Sophie Ellis-Bextor and The Feeling

Take a look at our image gallery for our free Sunday concert featuring Sophie Ellis-Bextor and The Feeling at Bents Park, Sunday 26 July.

The Summer Parade will have an amazing Alice in Wonderland theme

Summer Parade

The Alice in Wonderland themed South Tyneside Summer Parade 2015 was a great event! Take a look at our images here.

Harton Quays Park Craft Market

Harton Quays Park Craft Market

There will be monthly craft markets on the first Sunday of the month between May and September.

Proms in the Park

Proms in the Park

It was an evening of celebration at this year's Proms in the Park!


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