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12 Things To Do In NE1 This Weekend (19.03.22 / 20.03.22)

Step into another dazzling weekend in the Toon!


Bao down...

Kick start your weekend in NE1 with baotastic brekkie at NE1 newcomer, Pablo Eggs- Go-Bao! Head over to Blandford Street and sample their brekkie bite; a crispy hash brown nestled alongside a succulent sausage patty, topped with melted cheese and a soft omelette - all snuggled nicely in a bouncy bao bun. Delicious! 



Bright lights, bigger tipples!

Beneath the bright city lights of the Bigg Market lies WC Newcastle - a wonderful little wine bar serving the goods! Pop to this wonderful NE1 haunt, pick up some delicious tipples and let the Saturday festivities flow with your loved ones!



Toon Toon!

The world’s best football team take on Viera’s plucky Palace boys in a crucial Premier League clash! Sing your heart out as Howe’s side return to St. James’ Park for another pivotal fixture in the busy schedule. Can the Toon defeat a Palace side who are looking to break into the top 10? 



Local rock stars!

Make your way over to Newcastle University and catch local indie heroes, Hector Gannet, as they play an exclusive gig in the city! Rich in melody, lyrics rooted in local heritage and an embracing sound that’s guaranteed to leave a lasting impression, this is a mega music date in the city you really don’t want to miss out. Tickets are £13, a local band is playing - what more could you ask for?



Spectacular Spanish tapas!

Warm yourself up with some delightful Spanish flavours at one of the city's most popular new scran spots, Café Andaluz! Serving up a whole range of authentic tapas options, a lunch at Café Andaluz means you no longer have to settle for just one tasty plate.



Sublime tunes

Lose yourself in a spectacular night of thumping beats and melodic treats, as Special Request takes to the decks at World HQ for a mega gig. Renowned for his ability to effortlessly blend disco with hardcore elements, Paul Woolford, a.k.a, Special Request will have World HQ rocking with a night of euphoric hits! 



Coffee time!

Pick up a cup of the good stuff over at Pink Lane Coffee. This is the place to be for the perfect Sunday morning pick-me-up! Round up the gang, grab a hot beverage and mooch through the city as you blow away the weekend cobwebs.



Marvellous market!

Head to the Civic Centre between 10am and 4pm and you'll find Newcastle’s Craft and Flea Market, featuring a range of independent makers and designers, selling their quality goods! Go here for vintage collectables, handmade treats and delicious Sunday street food!




Portofino is a treasured spot when it comes to lush Italian food in the city! Swing by Mosley Street this Sunday and munch away on all your Italian favourites. From lasagne and carbonara, to novara gnocchi, penne calabrese and pollo alla Greca, Portofino is the place to be!



Pudding parlour

Pop to Creams Cafe on GraingerStreet for a delightful pudding or two! Treat the family to tasty cake, gelatos, waffles, crepes and more. Something sweet to top off a fab NE1 weekender!



Sunshine soirée

Bag yourself a lush strawberry daiquiri and settle in as The Castillo Nuevo Trio serenade Revolución de Cuba with their laidback blend of innovative soul tunes. What a way to round off a special Sunday in the greatest city on Earth!



Bodega brilliance

Celebrate the weekend in style with American punk rockers, Bodega at The Cluny. Expect electrifying riffs, booming bass-lines and raucous lyrics from this high-flying U.S. outfit. It’s going to be a big one! 



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