Hack Your NE1 Weekend | 13 - 14 April 2019
WHAT A WEEKEND!
Let us guide you on another great weekend in Newcastle...
SATURDAY 13 APRIL
Start Saturday with a pick-me-up coffee at Pret. Stroll to this Northumberland Street spot for a cup of the good stuff, before getting to grips with the day ahead. There’s no better way to start the weekend!
What’s spring without a bit of lamb loving? You don’t have to cruise to the countryside to pet a lamb - make your way to Ouseburn Farm where you can get up close and personal for animal cuddles!
Bigg Market Bash!
Gather the whole gang for a fun-filled day out getting to know the Bigg Market's brand new public realm. From face painting and live entertainment, to local foodie stalls and heritage tours, there really is something for everyone. A great day out for the whole family!
Record Store Day 2019
RPM Music is at the heart of the record store community in NE1. Selling records to the people of Newcastle and beyond, this landmark spot is the place to be this Record Store Day. Pop in, check out the vinyl and make some music moments in the city.
Head to Portofino, Mosely Street for a Saturday night pizza party in NE1! Choose from all of your traditional favourites, or try something a little different - there’s something for everyone to enjoy!
Fans of electronic music should make their way to Boiler Shop for a Sankeys takeover! Starting life as Sankeys Soap in the rave heyday of 1994, the Manchester venue has hosted some of the world’s biggest house and techno artists. The 25 year anniversary means it’s going on the road, swinging by NE1 this Saturday!
Sign off on a high this Saturday with inspiring sips at the brand new Banyan Newcastle. Go here for creative cocktails, gin favourites, wines, beers and more!
SUNDAY 14 APRIL
Wake up call!
Start the day with good, honest food and George’s Great British Kitchen! Go here for the full works, veggie favourites, crushed avo on toast, porridge, pancakes and more! Starting Sunday the right way...
Shop, shop, shop!
Spruce up your spring wardrobe with an afternoon trailing the rails at intu Eldon Square’s high street stores. From fashion and accessories, to beauty, interiors and food, a day out at the shops doesn’t get much better!
Got a wed-min list as long as your arm? Start ticking things off and be inspired by some of our region’s finest suppliers at Boiler Shop’s A Wedding Less Ordinary event. Find something truly unique that promises to wow your guests!
Our glorious garden
Make some sunshine moments at our glorious Grey Street Gathering pop-up park this Sunday afternoon. Relax, rest your legs and take in one of the prettiest spots in town. This Geordie Jackpot-funded project is the latest edition to our city. To see more exciting projects like this, play the Geordie Jackpot and be in with the chance of winning big for just £1!
An outrageously camp new show comes to Newcastle’s Theatre Royal this Sunday. See Julian Clary: Born to Mince live on stage - bringing bundles of comedy, music, dance and more!
Party-goers are in for a treat this Sunday as Hoochie Coochie’s DOSA (Disco on Sunday Afternoon) event returns to NE1! Expect great music from the 70s ’til today! You won’t want to miss this.
Bingo & banter
Prepare for an evening of Bingo & Banter as Miss Bunty Del Mar returns to Prohibition Cabaret Bar. Expect showtunes, prizes, dabbers and more!
Inspiration Choir and Royal Northern Sinfonia come together this Sunday for a concert showcasing the best of British composers and songwriters, from classical Elgar and Parry, to the shows of Lloyd Webber and Ivor Novello. A must-see music spectacular!
Keep an eye out for our Get Into Newcastle magazine online and out and about in town, where you'll find a fun-filled weekend trail every week! Don't forget to let us know what you get up to on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook!