Things to do
From couture to vintage, to the latest high street and Instagram trends, Middlesbrough has a vibrant mix of shops and independent stores for all tastes.
Festive food and drink
Middlesbrough’s culinary scene has exploded over recent years, from fine dining to cocktails and afternoon tea, you're spoilt for choice.
Orange Pip Christmas Edition
The Orange Pip Market Christmas Edition is going to make all of your festive wishes come true. Enjoy a whole host of Christmassy entertainment including live music, festive films, board games, ugly jumper competitions, fantastic food and fizz and loads more!
Arts, culture and heritage
Middlesbrough is the hometown of many influential creatives who have shaped their own area of art and design.
Music, comedy and theatre
Some of the greatest names in the history of showbiz have graced the boards and stages of Middlesbrough’s venues.
There's plenty of fun for all the family this winter as Magical Middlesbrough Christmas 2019 heads to town!
Adventure and explore
Middlesbrough is the perfect base and starting point to get outdoors and explore this truly stunning part of the world.
From athletes to footballers, swimmers to rugby players, Middlesbrough is the birthplace and training ground for countless sports personalities.
Artisan cocktails and experienced mixologists are making a huge impression on Middlesbrough’s ever-growing late night bar scene.
Relax and unwind
Relax and unwind after a hard day’s work, or a long day hitting the shops, by taking a moment to enjoy some calm and refresh your senses.