DURHAM begin their 21st First Class season at home to Somerset.
Durham's LV= County Championship season begins in front of a home crowd at Emirates Durham ICG as the lads face Somerset on April 10.
Local rivals Yorkshire will visit Emirates Durham ICG on April 24 to face Durham in the LV=County Championship.
Durham Dynamos kick off their Clydesdale Bank 40 campaign soon after as Essex Eagles make the long trip to the North East on May 5.
The Dynamos will be targeting success in this years Friends Life t20 and begin the 2013 campaign at home to local rivals Lancashire Lightning on Friday, June 28.
The big derby game at Emirates Durham ICG against Yorkshire Carnegie takes place on July 12, with Durham's group campaign being completed at home to Derbyshire Falcons on July 28 in a match that could decide whether the Dynamos qualify for the next round.
With Emirates Durham ICG hosting its first Investec Ashes Test match and England men and women facing the Australians in International t20 action this will undoubtedly be the biggest year in the North East' cricketing history.
10/11/12/13 LVCC 1 v SOMERSET Emirates Durham ICG
17/18/19/20 LVCC 1 v Warwickshire Edgbaston
24/25/26/27 LVCC 1 v YORKSHIRE Emirates Durham ICG
29/30/1/2 LVCC 1 v Nottinghamshire Trent Bridge
5 40L v ESSEX Emirates Durham ICG
6 40L v Lancashire Old Trafford
9 40L v Surrey Kia Oval
10/11/12/13 LVCC 1 v Surrey Kia Oval
19 40L v Hampshire Ageas Bowl
22/23/24/25 LVCC 1 v Middlesex Emirates Durham ICG
27 40L v DERBYSHIRE Emirates Durham ICG
2 40L v LANCASHIRE Emirates Durham ICG
6/7/8/9 LVCC 1 v Somerset Taunton
12/13/14/15 LVCC 1 v WARWICKSHIRE Emirates Durham ICG
16 40L v SCOTLAND Emirates Durham ICG
22 40L v HAMPSHIRE Emirates Durham ICG
28 T20 v LANCASHIRE Emirates Durham ICG
30 T20 v Yorkshire Scarborough
5 T20 v Leicestershire Grace Road
6 T20 v NOTTINGHAMSHIRE Emirates Durham ICG
8 LVCC1 v DERBYSHIRE Emirates Durham ICG
12 T20 v YORKSHIRE Emirates Durham ICG
14 T20 v Lancashire Old Trafford
19 T20 v Nottinghamshire Trent Bridge
21 T20 v Derbyshire Chesterfield
25 T20 v LEICESTERSHIRE Emirates Durham ICG
28 T20 v DERBYSHIRE Emirates Durham ICG
2/3/4/5 LVCC 1 v Middlesex Lord's
6 Quarter-Final T20 tbc
6 Quarter-Final T20 tbc
7 Quarter-Final T20 tbc
8 Quarter-Final T20 tbc
9/10/11/12/13 Test England v Australia Emirates Durham ICG
11 40L v Scotland tbc
13 40L v Essex Chelmsford
15 40L v Derbyshire Derby
17 S- Final x 2 T20 tbc Edgbaston
17 Final T20 tbc Edgbaston
22/23/24/25 LVCC 1 v SURREY Emirates Durham ICG
26 40L v SURREY Emirates Durham ICG
28/29/30/31 LVCC 1 v Yorkshire Scarborough
31 WIT20 England v Australia (Women) Emirates Durham ICG
31 IT20 England v Australia Emirates Durham ICG
3/4/5/6 LVCC 1 v SUSSEX Emirates Durham ICG
7 Semi-Final 40L tbc
9 Semi-Final 40L tbc
11/12/13/14 LVCC 1 v Derbyshire Derby
17/18/19/20 LVCC 1 v NOTTINGHAMSHIRE Emirates Durham ICG
21 Final 40L tbc Lord's
24/25/26/27 LVCC 1 v Sussex Hove