Hack Your NE1 Weekend | 17 - 18 August 2019
Bank Holiday Fun!
Celebrate the summer bank holiday with our awesome NE1 weekender!
SATURDAY 24 AUGUST
Calling all curry aficionados! Grab your apron and get creative with Blackfriars’ Curry, Spice & All Things Nice masterclass! Learn the secrets behind some of the most flavoursome curry dishes and finish off with a communal lunch in the Cookery School! Grab your spot now!
Based on the classic children’s book series by David McKee, enjoy an incredible Elmer the Patchwork Elephant show at Tyne Theatre & Opera House! Join Elmer and his colourful patchwork skin for an afternoon of cheeky humour and cheer. Perfect afternoon family fun!
Rock 'n' Roll star
Get your rock 'n' roll swagger on with an evening of 90s indie classics! Stopping off at NE1 hotspot The Cluny, join 90s tribute band Loaded as they play Oasis’ debut classic ‘Definitely Maybe’ in full! Gather the gang, grab your parka and head down for iconic tracks such as Live Forever and Supersonic!
SUNDAY 25 AUGUST
Have fun and take in some breathtaking views with the Tyne Bridge Kayak Tour! Learn about NE1’s iconic river and sail past the Millennium Bridge in this incredible experience!
Swing by the Life Science Centre as Life Science Explainers investigate the awesome powers of our favourite Super Heroes! Watch on as Spider-Man’s web-line is put to the test and create a power source for Iron Man’s mask live on stage!
Delicious summer savings
Get your munch on at Las Iguanas as kids eat free! Why not tuck into the delicious duck tacos or sample smoked salmon tiradito? With kids eating free when adults order from the A La Carte menu, Las Iguanas have the whole gang covered this summer!
Spend the sunny months relaxing on the Quayside Seaside! In prime position on the Costa del Tyne, wander down to the Quayside and recline on a deckchair in the sunshine - with sand between the toes! Don’t miss out this bank holiday.
More than Motown cruise
Spend an unforgettable afternoon dancing to soul hits on a motown river cruise! Setting sail from the Quayside, cruise the Tyne, take in some special views and end your bank holiday in style!
Hunt for that rare single or indulge in your favourite artist with Newcastle Record Fair this bank holiday! Arriving at the Copthorne Hotel, search for exclusive releases or stock up on your favourite genres!
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!