What's on inNewcastle Upon Tyne

Welcome to Newcastle Upon Tyne

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Newcastle Upon Tyne - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Newcastle Upon Tyne to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Tourist information Newcastle Upon Tyne

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Newcastle Upon Tyne as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Newcastle Upon Tyne

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The Sound of Music
Theatre Royal Newcastle

The Sound of Music at Theatre Royal Newcastle in Newcastle upon Tyne on Tuesday 01 September 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

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Cud
Think Tank

Cud at Think Tank in Newcastle Upon Tyne on Friday 04 September 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Cud tickets so weve done the legwork for you.Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Paul Smith the Intimations
The Cluny

Paul Smith the Intimations at The Cluny in Newcastle upon Tyne on Friday 04 September 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too.Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Sports

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Traditional Afternoon Tea with live pianist
Kirkley Hall

Join us at Kirkley Hall for a Traditional Afternoon Tea in the beautiful surroundings.You can enjoy a selection of homemade cakes freshly cut sandwiches and scones served with your choice of tea or coffee in our Banqueting room whilst live…

Location: 10.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01670 841235
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UK Cycling Events
Kirkley Hall

Starting from the stunning Kirkley Hall you will be guaranteed quiet roads from the offset. The route heads North West straight into the amazing Northumberland National Park where the sportive is centred. For more information see www.ukcyclingevents.co.uk…

Location: 10.3 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01670 841235
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Richard Thompson
The Sage Gateshead

Richard Thompson at The Sage Gateshead in Gateshead on Sunday 06 September 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it.Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Reuse before you recycle your PC!
Unit 2, Thomsen Retail Park

Computers 4 Africa provides a simple solution for the disposing of your redundant working PC. Your computer could be reused giving someone else a better way of life better education and better opportunities.Our charity encourages the local community to drop off their…

Location: 7.9 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 03000 112233
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Single & Laughing with Carl Hutchinson
As You Like It

A night of comedy & supper & dancing not compulsory & fun for singletons in Jesmonds swishest bar ‐ As You Like It ‐ hosted by comedian Carl Hutchinson. Are you single and up for a laugh Are you quite happy to…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07745 046805
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Uptown Funk Jackson Meets Mars
Holiday Inn Newcastle - Gosforth Park

Bruno Mars v Michael Jackson TributeDance the night away and enjoy a 2 course meal tribute and disco.…

Location: 6.7 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01912 019932
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Andrew Combs
The Cluny 2

Andrew Combs at The Cluny 2 in Newcastle upon Tyne on Friday 11 September 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Lady Boys of Bangkok
The Sabai Pavilion

The hottest funniest show this side of Bangkok the Lady Boys of Bangkok are back with their new show for 2015 Beauties and the Beats taking the UK to a new level of frantic fun laughter and good times as only the…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08717 050705
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The Lady Boys of Bangkok - Newcastle
The Sabai Pavilion

The Lady Boys of Bangkok are bringing the beat back to Newcastle with their brand new show Beauties and the Beats on Times Square this September The hottest funniest show this side of Bangkok the Lady Boys of Bangkok are back with…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Dog Fashion Disco
The Cluny

Dog Fashion Disco at The Cluny in Newcastle upon Tyne on Sunday 13 September 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Jethro Tulls Ian Anderson
The Sage Gateshead

Jethro Tulls Ian Anderson at The Sage Gateshead in Gateshead on Sunday 13 September 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Jethro Tulls Ian…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Jesus Christ Superstar
Theatre Royal Newcastle

Jesus Christ Superstar at Theatre Royal Newcastle in Newcastle upon Tyne on Monday 14 September 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Jesus Christ Superstar liveIts knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

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Lemar
The Sage Gateshead

Lemar Obika is a Tottenham‐born soul and R&B singer who has enjoyed a string of successful music records and chart success in Britain Europe and Australia.He was noticed back in 2002 on the…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Florence and the Machine
Metro Radio Arena

Florence and the Machine have been going from strength to strength since their chart topping album Lungs in 2009 and unavoidable cover of Youve Got the Love ‐ the latter partly aided by Dizzee Rascal…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Beards
Think Tank

The Beards at Think Tank in Newcastle Upon Tyne on Thursday 17 September 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it.Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Dinner and Cabaret
Antico

Tickets from £35 each including a delicious three‐course meal. Call 0191 281 2990 to make your reservation. Guests are asked to arrive at 7.30pm and the performance will start at approx 9.30pm once dinner service is complete.Artist : Jason Isaacs…

Location: 1.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 131831
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Kirkley Hall Flower Show
Kirkley Hall

Come along for a wonderful day out set within the renown Kirkley Hall Gardens. Enjoy demonstrations activities for all the family plant sales trade stands and expert advice. Why not enter one of our horticultural competitions on the daydetails at…

Location: 10.3 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01670 841235
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Wolf Alice
Newcastle University

Ellie Rowsell Joel Amey Theo Ellis and Joff Oddie make up the alt‐rock band Wolf Alice who are again playing UK dates and appearing live at music festivals across the country.The four‐piece rock…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Art Garfunkel
The Sage Gateshead

Born in 1941 Art Garfunkel is a Grammy Award‐winning US singer songwriter as well as a Golden Globe nominated actor.You probably know him better as one half of the celebrated folk band Simon…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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G Networking
Grosvenor Casino

G Networking Meeting FREE to attend. Last Thursday of every month 12noon ‐ 2pm. Grosvenor Casino Newcastle. This is a great opportunity to network and build relations with other representatives from SMEs to bluechip companies. Refreshments will be provided and free onsite…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01912 211660
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Michael Palin
The Sage Gateshead

Michael Palin at The Sage Gateshead in Gateshead on Thursday 24 September 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans.Let us do…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

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Sleaford Mods
Northumbria University Students Union

Sleaford Mods at Northumbria University Students Union in Newcastle Upon Tyne on Friday 25 September 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Michael Buble Tribute
Grosvenor Casino

Chris Tame ‐ Michael Buble Tribute Chris Tame created a Michael Buble Tribute and a Classical Music show that have both enjoyed success with fly back shows to various destinations throughout the world Chiss proudest moments were performing in The…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 603303
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Newcastle Does Vintage
Newcastle Civic Centre

Our vintage fairs are vibrant and fun occasions. If youre after a day full of shopping cakes listening to live music from yesteryear getting snap happy in glorious photo‐booths crafty happenings and much more ‐ then our events are just for you…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07824 559272
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Madness
Emirates Durham International Cricket Ground

British popska band Madness saw their major success and popularity in the mid 1980s. Members include Graham Suggs McPherson Mike Barson Lee Thompson Chris Foreman Mark Bedford Daniel Woodgate and Carl Smyth. They were famed…

Location: 8.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Big Band Cabaret Night with Jason Isaacs
Bonbar, Assembly Rooms

Join Jason and the band in this fabulous and newly refurbished venue.We have a range of packages on offer :Standing Tickets £15Seated Tickets £20Dinner Tickets £45 ‐ entry and 2‐course mealVIP Dinner Tickets £55 ‐ entry and 2‐course meal at prime position…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07745 046805
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BIG Walkies Sunderland
Herrington Country Park

Come and join us for the BEST WALK EVER at Herrington Country Park More trees more pals and loads of reasons to slobber. Give your dog a day of delight and raise money to help protect dogs and other animals from cruelty.…

Location: 8.2 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03001 230123
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Tourist Attractions


Beamish, The North of England Open Air Museum

Britain&8217;s Best Museum Period Living & Traditional Homes &8216;2005 Best of British Awards&8217;and &8216;Living Museum of the Year 2004&8217; Good Britain Guide, Beamish is one of the region&8217;s leading tourist attractions. It vividly recreates life in the North of England in the early 1800s and early…

Tanfield Railway

World's oldest exisiting railway, originally opened in 1725.3 mile steam passenger railway between Sunniside, Causey Arch and East Tanfield.Loco and carriage collection and Britiain's oldest engine shed built in 1854.Open:Daily 10am ‐ 5pmTrain Times:Summer Sunday, Bank Holiday Monday and Wednesday…

Bedes World

The extraordinary life of the Venerable Bede AD 673‐735 created a rich legacy that is celebrated today at Bede's World, Jarrow, where Bede lived and worked 1300 years ago. Visit the:interactive Age of Bede exhibition in the stunning new museum buildingsite of the Anglo‐Saxon monastery of St Paul,…

Bowes Railway

Bowes Railway was originally a colliery railway built to carry coal mainly from pits in north west Durham to the Tyne at Jarrow. The earliest section was designed by George Stephenson and opened on 17 January 1826, making it one of the world's first modern railways.It was 15…

Life Science Centre

Uncover the secrets of life at The Life Science Centre, which takes visitors on an exciting hands‐on journey through the life sciences.At the Life Science Centre, discover just how truly amazing life is. Explore where life comes from and how it works. Meet your 4 billion…

Topgun Paintball

We are the only UKPSF Accredited Paintball Venue in the North East near to Newcastle, Sunderland and Durham, making us ideal for Newcastle Stag Parties and Hen activity days out.Our vast site is split into themed zones and is ideal for Corporate and Teambuilding events, where you can…

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Updated: 01/09/2015 17:07:03