What’s on

Scarth Hall hosts a wide range of events, open to everyone, and organised by Scarth Hall volunteers or other organisations. Just add your name to our mailing list (via contact us) to keep up-to-date with all upcoming events.

See the Scarth Hall Film Shows web page for upcoming film and family events, and Scarth Hall Live for a list of our Open Mic Nights and other live music events. Our facebook page Staindrop Scarth Hall Live has reviews and photos!

See Regular events for weekly and monthly classes and activities.


Monday 20 August: Community Café, open  9.00 am – 12.00 noon.  Everyone welcome for a chat, cuppa and homemade cakes & bakes.


Monday 3, 10, 17 &  24 September: Community Café, open  9.00 am – 12.00 noon. Everyone welcome for a chat, cuppa and homemade cakes & bakes.

Saturday 8 September: Last Night of the Proms event Doors & bar 6.30 pm. Come and enjoy the world’s greatest classical music festival in the relaxed atmosphere of Staindrop village hall where Last Night of the Proms will be broadcast via the Scarth Hall cinema. Your ticket includes a pie & pea supper (there’s a vegetarian option available) and live music from the D’ukes of Scarth house band while we wait for the BBC broadcast to begin. We’re offering prizes for the most interestingly-dressed person (although fancy dress is optional) and there’ll be more details nearer the time! Tickets from Staindrop Post Office and from Ticketsource.

Friday 21 and Saturday 22 September: The Mysteries – a cycle of plays about 6 locations one of which is Staindrop. Tickets news and details out soon.

Friday 28 & Saturday 29 September: Staindrop Beer & Music Festival. Pay on the door. Friday 28 – 7.00 pm till late; Saturday 29 – 12.00 noon till late.


Saturday 13 October: Comedy night from Funny Way To Be Comedy – Gavin Webster: World Tour. Tickets from Ticketsource.

Saturday 20 October: Smokin’ Spitfires

Friday 26 October: Hot Club du Nord gypsy/swing jazz quartet  – tickets only £12 including food, on sale now from Staindrop Post Office and from Ticketsource.

Saturday 27 October:  Halloween Family Fun Night


Saturday 3 November: Church Tabletop sale

Friday 9 November: Cheese and Wine evening

Saturday 17 November: Wind in the Willows (from Highlights Rural Touring)

Friday 30 November & Saturday 1 December: Staindrop Guides Pantomime


Friday 21 December (to be confirmed): Christmas Film Night/Christmas Fair

Monday 31 December (to be confirmed): New Year’s Eve party