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

25
FEB
JIVE TALKIN' perform THE BEE GEES
Phoenix Theatre Blyth

This charismatic ensemble boasts stars from TV and the West End and is fronted by real life family members Darren Gary and Jack Simmons making an unrivalled vocal harmony blend as close to the original brothers as you can get.Backed up by…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01670 367228
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25
FEB
Luther Vandross tribute Dinner & Show
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

Harry Cambridge is known to many as the top UK tribute to Luther Vandross. The stars in their eyes winner recreates the finest soul singer of the 80s and 90s. It has been said that unlike some tribute artistes Harry is one…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 211660
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25
FEB
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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26
FEB
Newcastle Dance Auditions
SA Performing Arts Centre

Newcastle Dance Auditions for teenagers: The exciting new dance contest in Newcastle for teenagers and pre‐teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to get their name out there. The…

Location: 1.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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26
FEB
Newcastle Singing and Dance Auditions
SA Performing Arts Centre

Newcastle Singing and Dance Auditions for teenagers: The exciting new singing and dance contest in Newcastle for teenagers and pre‐teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to get their…

Location: 1.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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27
FEB
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: 02922 362596
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01
MAR
good dog by Arinz Kene
Live Theatre

Anton Cross As You Like It Stig of the Dump Gentlemen of Veronaall Storyhouse Summer season 2016 Chester has been cast in Arinz Kenes good dog which will open at Watford Palace Theatre before touring to Hexham Manchester Huddersfield Didcot…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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01
MAR
Psychic Medium - TJ HIGGS
Phoenix Theatre Blyth

TJ is described as a thoroughly modern medium and her evenings are a rollercoaster of emotions through tears of love and laughter as she reconnects you to your loved ones in the spirit world. She is a no‐nonsence medium whose evidence is…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01670 367228
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04
MAR
David Haye Vs Tony Bellew
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

Former World champions David Haye and Tony Bellew will clash in a Heavyweight blockbuster at The O2 in London on 4 March 2017.Former two‐weight World champion Haye returned from a three and a half year absence from the ring in January at…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01912 211660
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07
MAR
Stop - Don't take your PC to the tip!
Computers 4 Africa

This repurpose alternative is both a green and free solution so the charity urges the local community in Sunderland to donate their unwanted working IT equipment.From PCs laptops and TFT monitors to mice smartphones keyboards and leads all will be welcome at…

Location: 7.9 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03000 112233
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09
MAR
Speed Dating in Newcastle
Bonbar, Assembly Rooms

Speed Dating in Newcastle for anyone aged 25 to 40 on Thursday 9th March 2017Book here ‐ http:www.slowdating.comspeed‐datingnewcastle106490.aspx ‐ by clicking on the link to meet new people at Newcastles most popular singles night How speed dating in Newcastle works ‐ When…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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10
MAR
Counterfeit Sixties Show
Phoenix Theatre Blyth

Relive the sounds of the Swinging Sixties as Britains No.1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the Sixties with their tribute to over 25 bands from the eraThe show encompasses everything from the period from the clothes to flashbacks from television…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01670 367228
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10
MAR
The Counterfeit Sixties
Phoenix Theatre Blyth

Relive the sounds of the Swinging Sixties as Britains No.1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the Sixties with their tribute to over 25 bands from the eraThe show encompasses everything from the period from the clothes to flashbacks from television…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01670 367228
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18
MAR
80s Invasion Tour 2017
Newcastle City Hall

Due to overwhelming public demand after this years hugely successful run the 80s Invasion tour is back in 2017 with four iconic artists from the decade performing on the same bill. The new line‐up features Paul Young ‐ one of the most…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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24
MAR
Russell Howard Round the World
Metro Radio Arena

Russell Howard Round the World at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle upon Tyne on Friday 24 March 2017. We love live events and we know you love them too.Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

25
MAR
Blondie & Amy Winehouse tribute Dinner & Show
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

Lauren‐Faye Moss has been a singeractress from the age of four She has performed in local productions as well as at the world famous Royal Albert Hall and the London Palladium. Since then Lauren has gone on to study at the Arts…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 211660
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25
MAR
Roy "Chubby" Brown
Phoenix Theatre Blyth

Roy Chubby Brown is a comic genius and one of the funniest comedians in the world Following on from his sell‐out appearance here last year we are pleased to welcome back the King of Comedy His outrageous performances are considered unsuitable for…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01670 367228
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25
MAR
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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21
APR
CLASSIC CLAPTON performed by After Midnight
Playhouse Whitley Bay

CLASSIC CLAPTON the Worlds No1 Eric Clapton Tribute Band featuring front‐man Mike Hall will be making a welcome return to Whitley Bay Playhouse in April.This time they will be celebrating 32 years on the road.The band will be performing at…

Location: 8.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08442 481588
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22
APR
Newcastle Wine Tasting Experience Day - World of W
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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23
APR
Diversity
Metro Radio Arena

Best known for winning the third series of Britains Got Talent Diversity are a phenomenal street dance group that have won numerous awards since they became famous.They appear at this venue to show…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

27
APR
CIBSE BIM Roadshow: Newcastle
Copthorne Hotel Newcastle

For all the publicity surrounding BIM and the Government requirement for the use of BIM Level 2 on its contracts many working across the construction supply chain still lack real understanding of BIM; competence in the processes; and knowledge of its application…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02087 723627
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28
APR
Boy George tribute Dinner & Show
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

Keith George alias The Boy George Experience performs all over the world. A unique tribute act that goes from strength to strength and is the only singer that comes anywhere near sounding exactly like Boy George Keith performs all the Culture Club…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 211660
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13
MAY
Professor Brian Cox Live
Metro Radio Arena

Now coming to even more venues across UK and Ireland in Spring 2017 its the hotly anticipated tour by the acclaimed Professor Brian Cox OBE. The show will take audiences on a dazzling journey through space and time delving into high science…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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13
MAY
Professor Brian Cox
Metro Radio Arena

Professor Brian Cox at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle upon Tyne on Saturday 13 May 2017. 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…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

25
MAY
The Sessions
Metro Radio Arena

The Sessions at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle upon Tyne on Thursday 25 May 2017. 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…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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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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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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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: 25/02/2017 04:46:22