What’s On The events below are delivered or sponsored by the Town Council. Click the buttons on the right for more events and activities in Bishop Auckland. Coming Up Youth Awards 2019Nominations are now open for the Bishop Auckland Youth Awards 2019, which celebrate the town’s outstanding young people. The Town Read more. Looking Ahead Bishop Auckland Food Festival is returning for 2019Bishop Auckland Food Festival is returning on the Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th April 2019, bringing together more fabulous local and UK Read more. Looking Back Previous events held or sponsored by the Town Council.