The Durham Regatta not only offers thrilling racing, but also a variety of attractions for everyone. Entertainment from bands and performers along with a great selection of stalls to browse and local foods make it a brilliant family event.
Last year 10,000 spectators and over 1,400 competitors experienced Durham Regatta set against the stunning backdrop of a World Heritage Site.
Did you know?
The Durham Regatta started as a parade along the River Wear to celebrate Wellington’s victory over Napoleon at the battle of Waterloo. The celebration included cannon fire!Find out more »