Hack Your NE1 Weekend | 14 September - 15 September 2019
What a weekend!
It's time for another weekend trail in the Toon!
SATURDAY 14 SEPTEMBER
Merchant Quarter Revival
NE1 are bringing a brand-new event to the city! Bustling with a vibrant celebration of the city’s best bakers, makers and shakers, visitors can enjoy 30 different vendors selling everything from cakes and breads, to clothing and records! Taking place at historic sites such as the Bigg Market, Cloth Market, Newcastle Castle and Newcastle Cathedral, visitors can also enjoy live entertainment from some of the city’s best musicians!
Dragon Boat Race
Head on down to the Quayside as the first ever Dragon Boat Race comes to NE1! Why not gather the gang and watch these stunning boats go by. With plenty of Quayside Seaside fun to get involved in too, we can't wait for the weekend!
Summer Nights season at Tyneside Cinema is back! Cranking everything up to eleven with a special screening of This Is Spinal Tap, join England’s loudest rock band as they prepare to make a comeback into the world of rock 'n’ roll!
Laugh, cry and sing along at Northern Stage this Saturday! Join four bridal-clad women as they attempt to entertain and maintain their dignity with This Is Not A Wedding.
Cemented into NE1’s nightlife scene and renowned for its exciting cocktails, kickstart your Saturday night at Jalou! Recently included in the UK’s Top 50 Cocktail Destinations, boogie on down for great music and terrific tipples aplenty!
SUNDAY 15 SEPTEMBER
Settle in for a relaxing morning bite at Flat Caps Coffee! Serving speciality coffee and delicious treats, this place has everything you need to get your weekend off to a cracking start!
Celebrate the achievements of artists, manufacturers and makers from the North East at the Laing Art Gallery! Showcasing paintings from John Martin and pieces from Thomas Bewick, make sure you head over to marvel at top Toon triumphs!
Looking for something fun to do this Sunday? Get your game face on with Lane7’s Bowl and Bowl Again offer! With plenty of fun, food and fabulous deals to be enjoyed, this is certain to be right up your alley!
See the weekend out in style at Las Iguanas! With funky beats soundtracking the night, get your groove on with authentic salsa dancing and 2-4-1 cocktails all night long! The perfect way to get ready for the week ahead!
Laugh the night away as stand-up legend and best-selling novelist, Rob Newman, arrives at The Stand! Attempting to piece together a philosophy for our troubled times by sifting through 3,000 years of thought, join Rob for a delightful dose of intelligent comedy!
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!