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

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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

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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29
JUL
Gold Leafing Workshop
The Wood Pile

The workshops have been split up and now cost £35 per session but you can purchase all 5 workshops together for £130 saving you £49The aim of the Gold Leafing workshop is to teach students how to do many different aspects of…

Location: 13.5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01913 869735
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30
JUL
Beatles Tribute Dinner & Show
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

HEY JUDEHey Jude were formed in 1998 in Liverpool and to play a prestigious show at the citys famous Cavern Club. Since then they have grown to become one of the UKs best loved tribute acts entertaining crowds throughout the UK with…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 211660
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03
AUG
Newcastle Power Business Breakfast Club - August
Bonbar, The Assembly Rooms

Come and meet like minded business women at our Power Business Breakfast Club. Mix and mingle discuss ideas and create those all important new connections in an informal setting whilst enjoying a light breakfast ‐ all in the heart of the city.This…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Business

TEL: +448456 434940
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03
AUG
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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05
AUG
Ami & Jodie Dinner & Show
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

Ami Vaziri &Jodie FitzgibbonWith over a decade experience in the industry this young duo combines their skilled musicianship and vast knowledge of songs to create shows that everybody can enjoy from old school 80s to modern charts to rock to disco these…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 211660
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05
AUG
Mosaic Workshop
The Wood Pile

The workshops have been split up and now cost £35 per session but you can purchase all 5 workshops together for £130 saving you £49The aim of the Mosaic workshop is to teach students how to do many different aspects of surface…

Location: 13.5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01913 869735
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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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12
AUG
Decoupage Workshop
The Wood Pile

The workshops have been split up and now cost £35 per session but you can purchase all 5 workshops together for £130 saving you £49The aim of the Decoupage workshop is to teach students how to do many different aspects of surface…

Location: 13.5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01913 869735
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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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19
AUG
After Midnight at Chester le Street Golf Club
Chester Le Street Golf Club

After Midnight will perform at Chester le Street Golf Club on Saturday 19 August.Doors open at 7.30pm. Band on stage at 8.00pm.Tickets are £10 available in advance from The Golf Club ‐ Tel:0191 388 3218 ext…

Location: 8.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01913 883218
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23
AUG
The Wind in the Willows
Gibside

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

Location: 5.9 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
AUG
Conor McGregor v Floyd Mayweather
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

Conor McGregor V Floyd MayweatherThe one weve all been waiting forSaturday 26th August 2017FIGHT NIGHT LIVE£35ppReserved seat & table for the eveningValet servicePrivate bar Burger & chips2 x Drink vouchers£5 Gaming or £5 Slots voucherMust be in the venue to collect packages…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01912 211660
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09
SEP
Newcastle Wine Tasting Experience Day - Vine to Wi
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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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 (entry deadline July 3)
Start line

Join Action for M.E. for the Great North Run 2017 and help raise funds and awareness for a little understood life stealing Neurological condition affecting approximatly 250000 men women and children in the UK.We ask runners to commit to raising a minimum…

Location: 1.9 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: Seew ebsite
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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 Auditions for The Voice to Win OpenMicUK
The Tyne Theatre & Opera House

NEWCASTLE OPEN MIC UK AUDITIONS ARE LOOKING FOR THE VOICE TO WOW THE JUDGES AT OPEN MIC UK 2017Have you got the voice Audition dates for Newcastle Open Mic UK have been announced You can enter Open Mic UK 2017 by clicking…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 529966
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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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16
SEP
Newcastle Open Mic UK Singing Competition
Newcastle Tyne Theatre

NEWCASTLE OPEN MIC UK SINGING COMPETITION 2017Singing Competition auditions dates for Newcastle Open Mic UK Singing Competition 2017 have been announced You can enter Open Mic UK 2017 by clicking hereOpen Mic UK have announced their auditions dates for the Newcastle Singing…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 529966
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16
SEP
Newcastle Songwriting Competition
The Tyne Theatre & Opera House

NEWCASTLE FUTURE MUSIC SONGWRITING COMPETITION 2017 PERFORMANCE DATES RELEASEDSongwriting Competition performance dates for Newcastle Future Music Songwriting Competition 2017 have been announced You can enter Future Music 2017 by clicking hereFuture Music have announced their performance dates for the Newcastle Songwriting Competition…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 529966
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22
SEP
After Midnight unplugged
Porters Cafe & Music Bar

Mike Hall and Dave Robson from well‐known local band After Midnight will be taking time off from their Classic Clapton Tour to perform a rare acoustic set at Porters Caf & Music Bar on Friday 22 Sept. Tickets £7.00.Doors 7.30pm…

Location: 7.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 586100
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22
SEP
Protect our Youth from Exploitation
Consett Association Football Club

Are you a parent Do you work with children and young adults Do you feel you are equipped with the necessary skills to spot those most vulnerable children and young people to protect them from exploitationWell the abusers are a…

Location: 11.7 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07812 742598
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23
SEP
Fawlty Towers Interactive Dinner Show Newcastle up
Royal Sation Hotel

Join us for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Basil Sybil and Manuel do their very best to look after you the only way they no how. Chaos and mayhem are served in…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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27
OCT
CLASSIC CLAPTON at Durham Gala Theatre
Durham Gala Theatre

CLASSIC CLAPTON the Worlds No1 Eric Clapton Tribute Band featuring front‐man Mike Hall will be making a welcome return to Durham Gala Theatre in October.This time they will be celebrating 32 years on the road.This will be a special home‐coming…

Location: 13.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 03000 266600
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28
OCT
Image Transfer Workshop
The Wood Pile

The workshops have been split up and now cost £35 per session but you can purchase all 5 workshops together for £130 saving you £49The aim of the Image Transfer workshop is to teach students how to do many different aspects of…

Location: 13.5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01913 869735
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11
NOV
Absolute Bowie
O2 Academy Newcastle

Absolute Bowie: Celebrating the life of David BowieThere will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02082 391425
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11
NOV
Crackle Glaze
The Wood Pile

The workshops have been split up and now cost £35 per session but you can purchase all 5 workshops together for £130 saving you £49The aim of the Crackle Glaze workshop is to teach students how to do many different aspects of…

Location: 13.5 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01913 869735
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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: 24/07/2017 16:59:50