Wednesday 11th April- Activity Egg-stravaganza

BIG Little Gigs are excited to be part of the launch of the new Children and Young People’s Plan in Darlington. We will be running some fun music workshops from 1pm-2.30pm for 5yrs-10yrs and then breakdance sessions for 11-16yrs from 2.30pm-4pm. There’s lots of other great things happening from Yoga, Arts and Crafts and Sports all for FREE!! Children aged 5yrs-10yrs are to be accompanied by adults
Doors: 1pm-4pm
Entrance: FREE

Sunday 29th April – A Hullabaloo In The Woods

Very excited to be a part of this fab event at Theatre Hullabaloo Tickets are on sale now for A Hullabaloo in the Woods (3+) We will be finishing off an amazing day of story telling, lantern making, shadow puppetry and more with Bright Woods Forest School CIC with a fun filled Family Bug Ball! Bring your butterfly wings and dancing shoes and we’ll bring the bubbles,balloons,glowsticks, awesome tunes and fun!!
Doors: 10.30am-2.30pm
Tickets: £7 available from


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Saturday 17th March- BIG Little Gigs Rocks The Library!

On Saturday 17th March BIG Little Gigs makes it’s long awaited return to the gorgeous children’s library at Crown Street Library. We will be filling the library with live music courtesy of the brilliant ‘Sole Groove’ who will be be performing Soul and Funk classic tunes to get you up and enjoying a dance!
Doors : 4.15pm with show starting at 4.30pm.
Tickets: £4 (under 1s FREE) available from 

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Sat 17th February – SOLD OUT!!! BIG little Gigs Breakdance Workshop feat Tim Smith

This event has now SOLD OUT!!!

BIG Little Gigs returns in 2018 with something a bit different! We are embracing the world of break dancing with a fab, fun workshop with local break dancing legend Tim Smith! Tim will start with a demo followed by a fun workshop session suitable for all BIG and littles to join in! Due to space restrictions tickets will be limited for this event and will be available from The Forum from Tues 30th Jan.
Doors: 2pm-3pm
Tickets: £3.50 (under 1s FREE)

Thanks to everyone who came to our events and workshops in 2017, it was an amazing year for BIG Little Gigs with Raves, radio, silent discos, The Beatles, folk, the launch of the BIG Little Gigs Mini-Pop Up Music Tent, workshops, Includfest, Ingenuity Festival, Jabberwocky Market,Darlington Theatre Town, Kid Carpet, an indoor snowball fight and Zulus!!!  We’ll be announcing some fab shows and events for 2018 very soon xxxxx