Families will have the chance to meet some of their favourite superheroes for free at Teesside Park this summer.

With four pop-up sessions running throughout August, visitors can meet a whole range of different superhero characters, including Spider-Man, Wonder Woman, and Iron Man.

The first event is on Friday, August 11, and will take place from 11am until 4pm outside Next and Skechers.

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There is no need to book in advance, but it is advised to arrive early to avoid disappointment.

Catherine Furlong, centre director at Teesside Park, said: “With a number of superhero films premiering in cinemas this summer, we’re excited to bring some of the nation’s favourite characters to the centre for families to meet and get that all-important selfie.

“We’re always looking for new and different activities for our visitors to enjoy and we’re looking forward to seeing families making the most of the summer fun during the school holidays.”

Visitors to Teesside Park will also have the chance to win a bundle of superhero products from MenKind worth £100.

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To enter, simply to take a selfie and share the picture on Instagram using #SuperSummerTP and tagging @teesside_park.

Superhero meet and greet dates include:

• Friday, August 11

• Saturday, August 12

• Friday, August 18

• Saturday, August 19

More information on summer fun at Teesside Park can be found here: https://www.teessideshopping.co.uk/event/summer-superheroes