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Hack Your NE1 Weekend | 15 - 16 December 2018


Follow our festive, family-friendly trail and make the most of our marvellous city this weekend!



CBeebies Christmas

Take tots to Cineworld to see the CBeebies Christmas Show! During a festive interactive experience, little ones will join Thumbelina on a big adventure!



Uplifting tunes



See dynamic vocal octet, Musica Johannis perform live at St John the Baptist Church. Expect a fun, varied and uplifting programme of festive tunes, guaranteed to get you in the Christmas spirit.



Ice ice baby

Grab your boots and head for Life Science Centre’s outdoor skating rink - the perfect place for a spot of wintry fun with friends and family. Show off your skills to a soundtrack of top Christmas tunes!



Time for Travis



See Scottish rock band, Travis perform live at Newcastle City Hall. The group, who rose to fame in the 90s, will be performing their classic album, The Man Who, live in full. Time to belt out Why Does It Rain On Me!



Pop rock

Catch The Southmartins at O2 Academy this Saturday. The group will be performing live, paying homage to English pop group, The Beautiful South and indie rock band, The Housemartins.



Fleetwood feels



Don’t miss the chance to see Fleetwood Bac - the world’s first Fleetwood Mac tribute show - at Riverside. A spectacular twohour show with several songs from the Peter Green days, plus some of Stevie’s biggest solo hits.



Merry music

Royal Northern Sinfonia take to the stage at Sage, as part of the venue’s Classical Christmas series. Stop by for a night of uplifting festive music.





Buddy up



Take little ones to Seven Stories to see family favourite, Elf! Snuggle up in the magical attic to enjoy the adventures of Buddy, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole who travels to New York City in search of his true identity.



Festive party

Calling all hardworking NHS staff members! Get yourselves along to The Vermont Hotel for a special Christmas party night, complete with a two-course feast for every guest, followed by a disco. What’s not to love?



Sunday crafts



Join Muddy Fingers Pottery at the Laing Art Gallery this Saturday for a spot of teapot-making! All materials, equipment and firings provided. Time to get crafty and creative for Christmas!



Market mooch

It’s the last day of this year’s International Christmas Markets! Embrace the festive feels with a cosy wander around the stalls, in search of tasty treats from around the world and gifts for loved ones.



Sunday soul



Get groovy at Hoochie Coochie’s Soulful Sunday event. Resident DJs will take you on a journey through their 40-year record collection, promising an afternoon and night of 80s, soul, jazz, funk and more!



Cracking comedy

Join award-winning comedian, Jason Cook and his friends for a fun charity night, filled with music, comedy and entertainment at Newcastle City Hall. In partnership with Metro Radio Cash for Kids. Don't miss it!



Motown moments



Settle in at The Hudson and enjoy your most chilled out Sunday yet! Enjoy laid-back Motown tunes, with a touch of Northern Soul, the finest cocktails and a hearty meal - the perfect way to say so-long to your week!



Top tunes

See Teesside four piece, Lhymes come together with Honey Bee live on stage at Newcastle's O2 Academy. End your week with some banging tunes!





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 TwitterInstagram and Facebook!