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

22
JAN
Sunday Dinner Special - 2 for 10!
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

We have yet ANOTHER offer within our restaurant & Its not to be missedTwo Sunday Roasts for only £10Available 12pm ‐ 6pm every Sunday until the end of February.Book your table ‐http:bit.ly1WAXyOcOr call us on 0191 2603303Venue: Grosvenor Casino Newcastle 100 St…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01912 211660
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27
JAN
After Midnight unplugged
Porters Cafe & Music Bar

Mike Hall and Dave Robson from After Midnight will be taking time off from their Classic Clapton Tour to perform a rare acoustic set at Porters Caf and Music Bar on Friday 27 January. Tickets £7.00.Their previous appearances here have…

Location: 7.9 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 586100
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28
JAN
David Bowie tribute Dinner & Show
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

There arent many David Bowie tribute solo artists out there but its safe to say that you wont find any better than Stuart Roach who appears on stage as Ziggy ‐ the ultimate David Bowie glam rock tribute.Ziggy dresses like the London…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 211660
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29
JAN
WWE ROYAL Rumble 2017
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

Thirty men will try to earn a main‐event match at WrestleMania 33 when they compete in the Royal Rumble ‐ including Goldberg Brock Lesnar and The Undertaker.Join us to watch the LIVE screening within our media lounge...Sunday night into Monday morning...Sports package‐£8.95pp…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01912 211660
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30
JAN
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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03
FEB
Counterfeit Sixties Show
The Customs House

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that…

Location: 7 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01914 541234
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04
FEB
Chris Eubank Jnr vs Renold Quinlan
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

Join us for the LIVE screening.Not to be missed‐Sports package‐£8.95pp Beer Burger BetAvailable all evening.or£15pp 2 Course meal Drink from the bar Free bet RESERVED SEATING with valet service. Drinks packages availableMeal to be served at 9pmLimited availability for this offer.Call 0191…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01912 211660
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04
FEB
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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05
FEB
Superbowl 51
Grosvenor Casino Newcastle

Join us to watch the Superbowl on Sunday 5th February live from Houston TexasScreening LIVE in our media loungeSports package‐£8.95pp Beer Burger BetPlus buckets of beers for only £10 4 bottles of Bud Sol Desperado or PeroniCall us on 0191 2603303 to…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 01912 211660
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06
FEB
Jack Whitehall
Metro Radio Arena

Big Brother and Mock The Week star Jack Whitehall continues to impress his fans across the UK on his continuing tour.Just 21 years of age Jack has often been compared to Russell Brand…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

10
FEB
T-REXTASY
The Phoenix Theatre

Marc Bolan with his band T.Rex was one of the most flamboyant and charismatic stars of the original glam rock era. Its hard to believe that 40 years have now passed since Marcs tragic fatal car accident and fans have mourned the…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01670 367228
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11
FEB
Rock Icons Show
PlayHouse Theatre

Rock Icons is an all new energetic live music show that will take you on a journey through the eras and evolution of Classic Rock featuring music & visuals from the worlds most iconic Albums and Bands from Yes Deep Purple Queen…

Location: 8.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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11
FEB
THE MGM STORY
Phoenix Theatre Blyth

THE MGM STORY traces the history of the Golden Age of Song and Dance and tells the tale of how the studio fostered the talents of stars including Judy Garland and Gene Kelly and composers such as Cole Porter and Irving Berlin…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01670 367228
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15
FEB
Cirque du Soleil Varekai
Metro Radio Arena

Cirque du Soleil Varekai at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle upon Tyne on Wednesday 15 February 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.…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

16
FEB
Speed Dating in Newcastle
Bonbar, Assembly Rooms

Speed Dating in Newcastle for anyone aged 23 to 35 on Thursday 16th February 2017Book here ‐‐ 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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17
FEB
An audience with LESLEY GARRETT
Phoenix Theatre Blyth

2017 commemorates 20 years since The Phoenix Theatre opened its doors and to celebrate we are hosting a number of special events throughout the year starting off with An Audience with Lesely GarrettJoin Britains most popular soprano for a delightful evening of…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01670 367228
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18
FEB
The Definitive Elvis Experience
Phoenix Theatre Blyth

Still growing 40 years after his untimely passing the legend of Elvis Presley continues to grow. Everyone has their own special Memories of Elvis whether its the Aloha from Hawaii via satellite the NBC 68 Comeback Special or the unforgettable experience of…

Location: 11.5 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01670 367228
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21
FEB
Charity Gig in Aid Of St Cuthberts Hospice
Durham Gala Theatre

A Charity Gig will be held at Durham Gala Theatre in February to raise funds for one of the best‐loved hospices in the Durham areaSt Cuthberts Hospice Durham. The show will feature two popular local bandsThe Fix and…

Location: 13.3 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 03000 266600
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23
FEB
Ruddigore
Newcastle Tyne Theatre & Opera House

The Newcastle University Gilbert & Sullivan Society NUGSS is one of the oldest student societies in the university established in 1952. Each year the society performs one of the fourteen comic operas created by W. S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan.This year we…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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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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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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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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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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: 21/01/2017 16:57:55