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

23
JUL
Monica Michael and Supporting Artists
Rainton Meadows Arena

T20 Promotions Presents Live Music From The Rainton Meadows Arena Doors Open ‐ 6pm First Act On Stage 7pm Age Restriction ‐ under 18s must be accompanied with a paying adult Dress code : ‐ Smart andamp casual. Please Dress to impress.…

Location: 10.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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25
JUL
eBay Masterclass Training - Newcastle
Business & IP Centre

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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28
JUL
Grosvenor Networking
Grosvenor Casino

G Networking Meeting FREE to attendLast Thursday of every month 12noon ‐ 2pmGrosvenor 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 parking is available…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01912 211660
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29
JUL
After Midnight unplugged
Porters Coffee House

Mike Hall and Dave Robson from well‐known local band After Midnight will be taking time off from their Classic Clapton UK Tour to perform a rare acoustic set at Porters Coffee House on Friday 29 July. Tickets £7.00.Their previous appearances…

Location: 7.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 586100
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29
JUL
FatBoy Slim
Times Square

FatBoy Slim at Times Square in Newcastle upon Tyne on Friday 29 July 2016. 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…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
JUL
Frankie Valli Tribute
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

Dinner & Show ‐ Last Saturday of the month Two Course Meal Drink from the Bar Free Bet Table tuition Show£15ppEntertainmentBorn in Sacramento California Robin Lee came to the UK at the tender age of 8 and was immediately immersed in the…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 211660
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31
JUL
CheekyPop: Heat 2
Arizona

CheekyPop is hereDuring July & August 2016 and in association with Cheesy FM & Arizona Sunderland CheekyPop are staging pop auditions in the North East UK.You will perform for The Cheeky Girls RemixProducer & Cheesy FM presenter Steve Evans plus a surprise…

Location: 10.1 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07850 241560
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03
AUG
Sense & Sensibility
Belsay Hall, Castle & Gardens

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. This exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make mistakes and experience heartbreak for the…

Location: 13.1 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: (01661) 881636
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06
AUG
Peter Pan
National Trust Gibside

Chapterhouse Theatre Company are delighted to present the unforgettable story of Peter Pan the boy who wouldnt grow up. Join Wendy Michael and John Darling on their adventures with Peter far away on the magical island of Neverland. There they encounter the…

Location: 5.9 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: (01207) 541820
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26
AUG
Primal Scream
Times Square

Scottish alternative rock band Primal scream first appeared on the music scene in 1982. They played a huge part in the 1980s indie pop sound and later developed into a more garage‐type band with undertones…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
AUG
Beatles Tribute
Grosvenor Casino

Dinner & Show ‐ Last Saturday of the month7pm or 8.30pm sitting ‐ Show starts approx 10.30pm Two Course Meal Drink from the Bar Free Bet Table tuition Show£15ppHEY JUDE were formed in 1998 in Liverpool and to play a prestigious show…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 211660
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27
AUG
Catfish and the Bottlemen
Times Square

Catfish and the Bottlemen at Times Square in Newcastle upon Tyne on Saturday 27 August 2016. 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: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
SEP
Lady Boys of Bangkok: Forever Yours-NEWCASTLE 2016
The Sabai Pavilion

Energetic exotic eclectic and completely unpredictablethose sensationally glamorous LADY BOYS OF BANGKOK are ready to whoop it up in NEWCASTLE with a dazzling new production of the countrys most popular touring cabaret show ‐ Forever Yours...x.Under the unique canvas of…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08717 050705
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10
SEP
Newcastle Does Vintage
Newcastle Civic Centre

Newcastle is one of our most exciting cities and were so happy to be back at the fab Civic Centre for autumnwinter 2016 We have been holding fairs in Newcastle for many years now and theres still no sign of them slowing…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07824 559272
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15
SEP
Newcastle Online Seller Meetup
Old George Inn

Newcastle Online Seller Meetup is freefor online sellers and retailers. Our events are perfect for any business aiming to grow online nationally or internationally. If you are thinking of starting to sell online you will learn proven strategies and tactics quicker through…

Location: 0.1 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02922 362596
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17
SEP
Mum2mum market Nearly New Sale Dunston
Kingsmeadow Comprehensive School

Mum2mum Markets are award winning indoor nearly new sales of baby and childrens goods running nationwide. Come along to Kingsmeadow Comprehensive School on 17th September to buy top quality pre‐loved baby childrens maternity and pregnancy goods and equipment at a fraction of…

Location: 2.2 milesaway
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07545 098091
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18
SEP
NEWCASTLE MUSIC COMPETITION OPEN MIC UK 2016
The Tyne Theatre & Opera House

Auditions for the exciting Open Mic UK Newcastle music competition are coming to The Tyne Theatre & Opera House in Newcastle. The Newcastle music competition is brought to you by Future Music who are responsible for discovering acts such as Birdy Jacob…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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18
SEP
NEWCASTLE SINGING AUDITIONS OPEN MIC UK 2016
The Tyne Theatre & Opera House

Auditions for the exciting Open Mic UK Newcastle singing auditions are coming to The Tyne Theatre and Opera House in Newcastle. The Newcastle singing auditions is brought to you by Future Music who are responsible for discovering acts such as Birdy Jacob…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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18
SEP
Rat Boy
Newcastle University

Rat Boy at Newcastle University in Newcastle upon Tyne on Sunday 18 September 2016. 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: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
SEP
Classic Clapton
Tyne Theatre Opera House

CLASSIC CLAPTON the Worlds No1 Eric Clapton Tribute Band featuring front‐man Mike Hall will be making a welcome return to The Tyne Theatre & Opera House in September as part of their 30th Anniversary Tour. Their last performance at the venue was…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08442 491000
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23
SEP
Hollywood Bees - Best of the Hollies
Playhouse Whitley Bay

A MUST FOR ALL HOLLIES FANSIn 2010 the Hollies entered the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and have had more hits than the Beatles.The Hollywood Bees are widely regarded as the UKs leading exponents of Hollies Music.The Bees show is now…

Location: 8.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08442 481588
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01
OCT
Feeder
Newcastle University

Welsh RockIndie band Feeder has been enjoying recording success since 1991. The current line‐up now includes Grant Nicholas Taka Hirose and Karl Brazil. Their albums in the mid to late 1990s achieved much critical acclaim.…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
OCT
Counterfeit Seventies Show
PlayHouse Theatre

The Counterfeit Seventies comes to the Playhouse for the very first time this OctoberHaving toured extensively with The Counterfeit Sixties show they now bring you their unique Seventies show from a decade of glam rock through to new wave music and everything…

Location: 8.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08442 481588
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07
OCT
Twin Atlantic
Newcastle University

After bursting onto the forefront of the alternative rock scene following their critically acclaimed 2011 album release Free Twin Atlantic are hotly tipped for a huge 2012. With their single of the same name garnering…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
OCT
The Janoskians
Newcastle University

The Janoskians at Newcastle University in Newcastle upon Tyne on Wednesday 12 October 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 0.7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
OCT
Halfway To Paradise - The Billy Fury Story
Consett Empire Theatre

Billy Fury was Britains own Elvis ‐ & The girls would go wild for him. 33 years after his untimely death ‐ his own musicians remember him.Last Night Was Made For Love When Will You Say I Love You A Thousand Stars…

Location: 12 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01207 218171
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19
OCT
Disney On Ice Frozen
Metro Radio Arena

Disney On Ice Frozen at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle upon Tyne on Wednesday 19 October 2016. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it.Our clever system…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

25
OCT
Nickelback
Metro Radio Arena

Nickelback are a group of four Canadian performers who play an emogrunge style of music.Tickets for this event should sell out quickly due to Nickelbacks growing popularity here in the UK so if…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
OCT
Bear Grylls Endeavour
Metro Radio Arena

Bear Grylls Endeavour at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle upon Tyne on Wednesday 26 October 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

27
OCT
Newcastle Oktoberfest 2016.
Centre for Life Times Square,

Welcome to the Newcastle OktoberfestEnjoy the amazing atmosphere at the Newcastle Oktoberfest 27‐30.10.2016. Oktoberfest with German beer food and music is so much fun. Lets make the party of the year in Newcastle. Newcastle Oktoberfest will be on Times Square just in…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02032 391408
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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: 23/07/2016 04:50:02