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12 Things To Do In NE1 This Weekend (12.03.22 / 13.03.22)

Say hello to a jam-packed weekend in NE1 this March!




A sweet start... 

Swing by Queen Street and dive head first into a delightful brekkie at The Great British Cupcakery! Their Insta-worthy parlour is renowned for serving up a beautiful selection of freshly baked cupcakes, bakes and shakes, as well as a full breakfast, sandwich and dessert menu. Lush! gbcupcakery.co.uk


Let the music play!

Whether you're an aspiring rock god, a drumming sensation or a piano extraordinaire, music aficionados should head over to JG Windows in Central Arcade to check out their three floors of instruments and gadgets!



Live it up!

Get ready to live your best life with tapas, sharing dishes, and afternoon cocktails at All Bar One on Grey Street! This city centre spot also serves up premium gins, beers and a wonderful wine list. Gear up for a big Saturday night out with a tipple or two at All Bar One.



Dramatic festival finale!

It's your last chance to experience the enchanting new event that’s arrived in the city centre, North of the Tyne, Under the Stars! Taking place over the weekend, head into the city to enjoy a spectacular celebration of local stories and North East fables that have been brought to life through dazzling installations and jaw-dropping cinematography!



DJ turn it up!

Ooof! Michael Gray, one of the globe’s brightest electronic stars, is heading to The Lofts this Saturday to treat party-goers to a euphoric night of house tunes! Expect soaring melodies and endorphin-inducing drops from this mega vibe technician.



Get your rocks off!

Be prepared to get your groove on at Boiler Shop! Effervescent post-punk outfit, White Lies, are back with a cracking new album and they’re touching down in NE1 to rock out with big beats and heavy riffs. Don’t miss it! 





Sunday morning boost!

Tucked away on Higham Place, The Magic Hat Café is the place to visit if you’re looking for delightfully colourful meals, packed full of nutrients and bursting with flavour! Head here, get some superfood down your neck and nurse yourself back to full health!



Pipe down!

Northumbrian Pipers' Society (NPS) and Newcastle University have teamed up to host the 6th instalment of the International Bagpiping Conference! A fab event in collaboration with the Newcastle Piping Festival, head to Newcastle University this weekend and look forward to an eclectic programme of events, workshops and performances.



Barluga brilliance!

Experience Barluga at its best this Sunday! Indulge in a fine selection of meats including topside of beef, pan-roasted chicken breast or roast pork loin, all served with seasonal vegetables, homemade Yorkie puds and to-die-for gravy! Get in!



We're jammin'

Don’t miss The Globe’s amateur jam session, Am Jam, this Sunday! This friendly and supportive workshop is designed to give opportunities for jazz musicians to get together, strut their stuff and bond over a shared love of jazz. Get involved!



Blues brothers... 

Don't miss the chance to see The Skinner Brothers groove away live at Think Tank! The rocking four-piece duo always knock up a riotous gig, so make sure you catch them live in the city this Sunday!



Heavenly hangout!

Round up your tribe and swing by The Blues Cafe Newcastle on the Cloth Market! Nab a booth, grab a delicious cocktail and relax as timeless Mississippi blues ring out all night long. A perfect spot to see out another scintillating weekend in NE1!



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