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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JAN
LDN Wrestling
The Phoenix Theatre

The charismatic superstars of the ring are coming to town for a night of family entertainment featuring the top stars of LDN Wrestling.You have seen it on TV now experience the excitement and atmosphere of LDN Wrestling live ‐ theres absolutely nothing…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01670 367228
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JAN
Straight No Chaser
The Sage Gateshead

Straight No Chaser at The Sage Gateshead in Gateshead on Saturday 31 January 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…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Psychic Night
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

Suzanne Gill ‐ Medium spiritualist & ghost cleanser returns to Grosvenor for what will be another sell out event.4pm ‐ Glass of bubbly Buffet style dinner & Show ‐ £12pp6pm ‐ Show only ‐ £6ppThere will also be various clairvoyants doing private…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07734 805817
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Arenacross 2015 Round 6
Metro Radio Arena

Arenacross 2015 Round 6 at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle upon Tyne on Sunday 01 February 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Sports

02
FEB
FREE taster session at the Sunderland Rock Choir
Enon Baptist Church Hall

Your friendly local Sunderland choir is run by singing teacher Rob Slater. Over the past few years Rock Choir has become firmly ingrained on the national consciousness with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and commitment to community singing…

Location: 10.1 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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03
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FREE taster session at the Chester-le-Street Rock
The Church - Cornerstones Centre for the Community

The Chester‐le‐Street Rock Choir is led by singerpianist Rob Slater. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Rob. Rock Choir members…

Location: 7.8 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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04
FEB
FREE taster session at the Durham Rock Choir
The John Morgan Hall

The Durham Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Rob Slater. The choir is for all ages and all the local Durham branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible gigs like the 9500 seat Liverpool Arena and also…

Location: 13.4 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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04
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FREE taster session at the Newcastle/Gateshead Roc
Walkerville Community Association

The Newcastle‐upon‐Tyne Rock Choir is led by Tyne and Wear based musician Rob Slater. The choir is for all ages and all the local Tyne and Wear branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible events like the 20000…

Location: 2.6 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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Wedding Open Day
Holiday Inn Newcastle-upon-Tyne

This is a fantastic opportunity to really experience our wedding venue. Its a chance for the hotel to show off its facilities and it will be the ideal time for the Bride and Groom to speak to our wedding coordinator.…

Location: 6.7 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01912 019932
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05
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FREE taster session at the Ponteland Rock Choir
Main Hall

The Ponteland Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Rob Slater. Over the past few years Rock Choir has become firmly ingrained on the national consciousness with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and commitment to community singing in…

Location: 7.9 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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Kaiser Chiefs
Metro Radio Arena

Although best known through their seat in Alternative Musics class of 2005 Kaiser Chiefs originally began life as the less successful Parva in 1996. Their reinvention a decade later saw them take the country by…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Staves
The Sage Gateshead

The Staves at The Sage Gateshead in Gateshead on Friday 06 February 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 companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
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The Dolly Parton Story
The Phoenix Theatre

This new show pays tribute to one of the greatest icons of popular music ‐ Dolly Parton. The stunning vocals of Andrea Pattison are backed by an all‐live 4‐piece band. You can expect to hear…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
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Count Arthur Strong
Mill Volvo Tyne Theatre

Count Arthur Strongs new show Command Performance is so new not even he knows hes doing it yet. Dont worry about that though its never stopped him before So get your Maltesers out roll your…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

07
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Newcastle United vs Stoke City
St. James' Park Stadium

Newcastle United vs Stoke City at St. James Park Stadium in Newcastle upon Tyne on Saturday 07 February 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Sports

08
FEB
Big Band Cabaret Night
Hoochie Coochie

Join Jason and the boys in Newcastles favourite Jazz Club We are delighted to have secured a couple of dates here and look forward to seeing you there. Doors 4pm show 5pm Warrens funk & soul DJ set til late What a…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 131831
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Kirkley Hall Wedding Showcase
Kirkley Hall

National Marriage Week takes place from 7th‐14th February each year.To celebrate this we will be holdinga wedding fair here at Kirkley Hall. The venue will be looking its very best dressed for a wedding and our team of wedding coordinators…

Location: 10.3 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01670 841235
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Newcastle's favourite Jazz Club
Hoochie Coochie

Join Jason and the boys in Newcastles favourite Jazz Club. We are delighted to have secured a couple of dates here and look forward to seeing you there. Doors 4pm show 5pm Warrens funk and soul DJ set til late.What a perfect…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 131831
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08
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SUNDAY CINEMA - Into The Woods
The Phoenix Theatre

Into The Woods is a modern twist on several of the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tales intertwining the plots of a few choice stories and exploring the consequences of the characters wishes and quests. This humourous and heartfelt musical follows the classic…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01670 367228
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SUNDAY CINEMA - Night At The Museum 3
The Phoenix Theatre

Get ready for the wildest and most adventure‐filled Night At The Museum ever as Larry Ben Stiller spans the globe uniting favourite and new characters while embarking on an epic quet to save the magiv before it is gone foreverSTARRING: Ben Stiller…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01670 367228
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SUNDAY CINEMA - The Theory of Everything
The Phoenix Theatre

Starring Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones this is the extraordinary story of one of the worlds greatest living minds the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde. Once a healthh active young man Hawking…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01670 367228
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Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Theatre Royal Newcastle

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Theatre Royal Newcastle in Newcastle upon Tyne on Sunday 08 February 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Barbara Dickson
The Sage Gateshead

Now in her 61st year the writer singer actress and musician shows no sign of slowing down; keep your prancing Madonnas and flouncing KyliesBarbaras latest show serves to highlight her position as one…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Sam Bailey
The Sage Gateshead

Winner of series ten of The X Factor in 2013 Sam Bailey has gone from strength to strength and is now in the enviable position of being a highly sought after performing artist.Following…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Bears Den
The Cluny

Bears Den at The Cluny in Newcastle upon Tyne on Thursday 12 February 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…

Location: 0.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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10cc
The Sage Gateshead

Join 10cc as they perform hit after hit with over 10 top ten hits including Im Not In Love Dreadlock Holiday Good Morning Judge The Things We Do For Love The Dean And I The…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
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Dinner and Cabaret @ Grosvenor Casino
Grosvenor Casino

Looking for an alternative night out this Valentines Day Bring the girls and join Jason for a party.Tickets to this fabulous event are just £30pp and include the following: Welcome drink Three course meal Free bet Live entertainment Learn to play on…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 131831
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14
FEB
TALON - The Acoustic Collection
The Phoenix Theatre

On the back of the incredible success of their award winning Best of Eagles show; Talon began a labour of love. The Acoustic Collection has to their amazement taken on a life of its own with 2014 seeing the release of their…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01670 367228
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Valentines Dinner with live pianist Mark Deeks
Kirkley Hall

Valentines day gives you the opportunity to show that special someone just how much they mean to you so this year celebrate your evening in style at the beautiful Kirkley Hall. You can enjoy a glass of sparkling wine on arrival followed…

Location: 10.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01670 841235
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ALUN COCHRANE - Me Neither Tour
The Phoenix Theatre

STAR of TRYING AGAIN and co‐host of THE FRANK SKINNER RADIO SHOW.Following a sold out run at The Edinburgh Festival the ray of sunshine himself come to The Phoenix Theatre to perform his cheerfully miserable stand upA master of observational comedy Alun…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01670 367228
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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: 31/01/2015 17:05:09