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

03
JUN
Concett Festival
Belle view stadium

Now in its 5th year and so many bands this year.…

Location: 12.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08435 573940
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03
JUN
Newcastle Wine Tasting Experience Day
Wine Unearthed Newcastle

.Our Newcastle Wine‐Tasting Courses make for great days out in the North East ‐ learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast. Its a full Wine Tasting Experience…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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04
JUN
Sunderland Race for Life 5k and 10k
Herrington Country Park

Race for Life brings millions of women together to support Cancer Research UKs life‐saving research. Just by signing up youll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200 every penny matters.A 5k is great for all ages. Run jog or…

Location: 8.2 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 03001 230770
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06
JUN
Planet circus the wow factor!!
Temple Park Centre

The worlds most dangerous circus act Team Brazil in The Splitting Globe of Death withmotorcyclists speeding around inside a steel cage at over 60mph this act has to be seen to be believed. Direct from Monte Carlo Circus Festival Gold…

Location: 7.6 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07563 727206
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08
JUN
Speed Dating in Newcastle
Bonbar, Assembly Rooms

How speed dating in Newcastle worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Newcastle. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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11
JUN
Gateshead Race for Life 5k
Saltwell Park

Race for Life brings millions of women together to support Cancer Research UKs life‐saving research. Just by signing up youll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200 every penny matters.A 5k is great for all ages. Run jog or…

Location: 1.9 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 03001 230770
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13
JUN
HAIRSPRAY!
Phoenix Theatre Blyth

This amateur production is presented by arrangement with JOSEF WEINBERGER LIMITED on behalf of MUSIC THEATRE INTERNATIONAL LTD of New YorkThe 1950s are out and change is in the air Hairspray winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical is a family‐friendly…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01670 367228
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18
JUN
The Wind in the Willows
Beamish Hall

This Christmas travel with us down the riverbank on an exhilarating journey with Wind in the Willows favourites Ratty Mole Badger and Todd.…

Location: 6.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

20
JUN
Digital Leaders North East salon: Delivering the N
PwC offices

Join us in Newcastle during Digital Leaders Week when we will be looking at the coming together of the Digital Culture Agenda and the Great Exhibition of the North.Earlier this year DCMS launched its Culture Is Digital initiative which will help government…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02071 291176
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22
JUN
Accenture/Dynamo Hosts: Digital Disruption
Hoults Estate

Mark Larsen and Allan King Managing Directors at Accentures UK Delivery Centre in Newcastle welcome you to a discussion on Digital Disruption in the modern day as part of Digital Leaders Week 2017.What is digital disruption Put simply digital disruption is substantial…

Location: 1.2 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

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22
JUN
NEPA Riverboat Shuffle Revival
Riverboat Shuffle

An opportunity to catch up and reunite with old colleagues and acquaintances.Come and join us for arevival riverboat cruise down the Tyne to remember the NEPA Booze Cruises of the 90s.Catch up on two decades of gossip see whos fared well still…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +447951 621649
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24
JUN
County Durham Race for Life Pretty Muddy
Riverside Park

Race for Life brings millions of women together to support Cancer Research UKs life‐saving research. Just by signing up youll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200 every penny matters. So which event is for you A 5k is…

Location: 8.5 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 03001 230770
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24
JUN
Rod Stewart tribute Dinner & show
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

Dave Springfield presents a tribute to a true legend.A Night On The Town incorporates everything you wouldexpect to see and hear at a genuine Rod Stewart concert.Featuring all the hits from an incredible career spanning5 decades Dave performs with same passion and…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 211660
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26
JUN
eBay Masterclass Training - Newcastle
Business & IP Centre ( Room #8 )

This course is specifically designed to ensure that you can grow your online business sales through specialist knowledge of eBay. You will learn simple easy to implement processes which will lead to increased sales through new and repeat business. You will be…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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30
JUN
Beyond the end of the road
Whalton Village Hall

A Unique Northumberland Musical and Midsummer Shindig Performed by a professional cast together with special appearances from local talent this is a musical set in a small community in rural Northumberland.November Club has travelled across the county visiting seven Northumberland villages and…

Location: 13.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01670 775411
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02
JUL
Durham Race for Life 5k
St Leonard's Sports Fields

Race for Life brings millions of women together to support Cancer Research UKs life‐saving research. Just by signing up youll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200 every penny mattersA 5k is great for all ages. Run jog or…

Location: 12.8 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 03001 230770
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05
JUL
Great Expectations
Gala Theatre

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Charles Dickens unforgettable story of love family and friendship set in the depths of Victorian England. From the haunting marshlands of Kent to the bustling streets of Victorian London this epic tale follows the fortunes of a young…

Location: 13.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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06
JUL
Pride and Prejudice
Gibside

Take a step back in time with Chapterhouse Theatre Company to meet Elizabeth Bennet Jane Austens most loveable heroine. When Elizabeth meets the rude and abrupt Mr Darcy she loathes him at first sight. But is there more to him than meets…

Location: 5.9 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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07
JUL
Marras Festival
Houghall campus

Over 150000 people gather for the Durham Miners Gala every year.Its the biggest community and trade union event in the world.And now weve added a great value weekend festival.Its your chance to see some of the best bands while experiencing the phenomenal…

Location: 14.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08435 573940
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08
JUL
Newcastle Race for Life Pretty Muddy
Town Moor

Race for Life brings millions of women together to support Cancer Research UKs life‐saving research. Just by signing up youll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200 every penny matters.So which event is for you All are happening in…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 03001 230770
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09
JUL
Newcastle Race for Life 5k and 10k
Town Moor

Race for Life brings millions of women together to support Cancer Research UKs life‐saving research. Just by signing up youll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200 every penny matters.So which event is for you All are happening in…

Location: 0.9 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 03001 230770
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15
JUL
WHICKHAM Mum2mum Market Nearly New Sale
Whickham School & Sports College

Mum2mum Markets are award winning indoor nearly new sales of baby and childrens goods running nationwide. Come along to Whickham School & Sports College to buy top quality pre‐loved baby childrens maternity and pregnancy goods and equipment at a fraction of their…

Location: 3.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07545 098091
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26
JUL
Conference on Sustainable Energy, Engineering, Mat
Northumbria University (conference venue)

This conference offers a platform for worldwide researchers and scientists from academia industry and government to discuss proposals and disseminate results on sustainable energy and materials and its impact on engineering and our Environment. The formation of lasting productive partnerships between the…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 7467 043350
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28
JUL
Brancepeth Castle Summer Craft Fair 2017
Brancepeth Castle

A huge number of interesting different high quality crafts from all over the UK. Over 70 different stalls. All unique and handmade. Something for everyone from knitwear to woodwork jewellery photography leather work fabric craft furniture wall art ceramics cakes. Free catalogue…

Location: 16.3 milesaway
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01913 789670
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08
AUG
Jane Eyre
Belsay Hall Castle And Gardens

Young governess Jane Eyre arrives at the mysterious Thornfield Hall deep in the Yorkshire moors and meets enigmatic Mr Rochester. So begins this most unforgettable of love stories. When a secret from the past returns to haunt them can Jane and Rochesters…

Location: 13.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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17
AUG
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Tynemouth Castle and Priory

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful musical score and…

Location: 8.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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18
AUG
Peter Pan
Wharton Park

Chapterhouse Theatre Company are delighted to present an all new production of Peter Pan. Join Wendy Michael and John Darling on their adventures with Peter far away on the magical island of Neverland. There they encounter the enchanting mermaids magical fairies and…

Location: 13.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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09
SEP
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
Times Square

Sexy funny feisty eye opening and totally entertaining ‐ East meets West and Cabaret meets spectacular West End musical as the party explodes into life in a dazzling kaleidoscope of colour.The entertainment is fast and unrelenting as the eclectic mix of music…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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10
SEP
Great North Run for Kidscan
South Shields

The biggest and most famous half marathon in the world with more than 50000 people taking part each year.Run for Kidscan Childrens Cancer Research and you can help us fight childhood cancer. We want EVERY child with cancer to survive and thrive.Get…

Location: 8 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01612 953206
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16
SEP
Newcastle Open Mic UK Music Competition
The Tyne Theatre & Opera House

NEWCASTLE OPEN MIC UK MUSIC COMPETITION 2017 AUDITION DATES RELEASEDMusic competition auditions dates for Newcastle Open Mic UK Music Competition 2017 have been announced You can enter Open Mic UK 2017 by clicking hereOpen Mic UK have announced their auditions dates for…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 529966
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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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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Newcastle Upon Tyne? See our list of attractions in Newcastle Upon Tyne, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.


Updated: 29/05/2017 04:46:38