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.
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 September
Orange Pip Market returns for September and it's saying a fond farewell to an amazing season with a cracking send off! As well as all the usual Pip favourites there's also a Pop Up Pride from Curious Arts.
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 so much to do for families in Middlesbrough, from meeting the animals at Newham Grange Farm or enjoying a play day at one of the beautiful parks.
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.