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Hack Your NE1 Weekend | 19 October - 20 October 2019

What a weekend!

It’s time for another weekend trail in the Toon!

 

SATURDAY 19 OCTOBER

Brilliant Blake's

Nestled at the top of Grey Street, Blake's is the perfect spot to grab a coffee and croissant and just watch the world go by!

blakescafes.co.uk

 

Shopping spree

 

 

Shop the weekend away at intu Eldon Square! Browse through an incredible range of beauty stores such as Lush, KIKO MILANO and The Body Shop. Fashion aficionados can also enjoy the latest collections from Monki and fashion giant All Saints!

intu.co.uk/eldonsquare

 

Excellent exhibition

Check out Heather Ross’ playful exhibition at Hatton Gallery! A fascinating display that aims to re-interpret written descriptions of various bird calls, 'All The Better To Hear You’ is certain to have you soaring the skies as you browse the exhibition.

hattongallery.org.uk

 

Rowdy rock!

 

 

Celebrate the power of rock with a night of high octane action at O2 Academy Newcastle! Having only just formed in 2012, Black Star Riders have enjoyed incredible success and now head out on their biggest tour to date.

academymusicgroup.com

 

Exhilarating theatre

Settle in at Northern Stage for an amazing show by Daniel Kitson! A captivating show about how much past the present can usefully contain, Keep is a fascinating insight into the thoughts of the man himself.

northernstage.co.uk

 

SUNDAY 20 OCTOBER

Morning delights

 

 

Get Sunday off to a flyer with the Great British Cupcakery! Renowned for their selection of freshly baked cupcakes, creamy milkshakes and full English breakfast, head here for gorgeous morning delights!

gbcupcakery.co.uk

 

Sunday stroll

Enjoy a Sunday stroll down to the Quayside! Grab a piping hot coffee, take in the stunning river views and shop hidden gems at the Quayside Sunday Market. Think handmade crafts, clothing and cute ceramics!

getintonewcastle.co.uk

 

Vinyl sundays

 

 

Dust down those turntables and wander over to Stay Free Records! Nestled on Northumberland Street, head up to explore the racks and find that rare gem! With a plethora of artists to choose from, 10% off for students and excellent customer service, we can’t wait to have a rummage in the racks!

facebook.com/StayFreeRecordsNewcastle

 

Sophisticated dining

Gather the gang and check out NE1 newbie Hibou Blanc for a gorgeous Sunday roast! Take your pick from mouth-watering roast beef dishes, succulent chicken dinners and lucious pork roasts! Serving foodies fresh amazing ingredients, make sure you get stuck into their incredible Sunday lunch menu and see what all the fuss is about! 

facebook.com/hiboublancNCL

 

Iconic flick

 

 

Wrap up your Sunday with a special screening of Grease at Everyman Cinema! Grab the popcorn and join good girl Sandy and greaser Danny for a feel-good love flick.

everymancinema.com

 


 

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!

 

 

SATURDAY 12 OCTOBER

Bottomless brunch

Fire up your morning with a feisty bottomless brunch at Las Iguanas! Spice it up with flaming hot habanero chicken wings, go clean with veggie chilli or try the flavoursome lamb meatballs!

iguanas.co.uk

 

Fantastic Fenwick!

 

 

Check out one of NE1's finest shopping destinations this October! Why not browse through an incredible range of beauty products from the likes of Charlotte Tilbury and Tom Ford? With the latest collections from Hugo Boss and Paul Smith on offer, treat yourself this autumn at Fenwick!

fenwick.co.uk

 

Glass making

Create your own beautiful glass piece at Laing Art Gallery! Suitable for beginners or those with previous glass making experience, design a unique piece of glassware this weekend!

laingartgallery.org.uk

 

Parental gags

 

 

Laugh the night away at Northern Stage. Exploring the subject of fatherhood, join acclaimed comedian, Laurence Clark, as he questions his role as a father in this hilarious new show.

northernstage.co.uk

 

Sensational Sheafs

Rock the night away as Sheafs stop off at Think Tank! Having toured with the likes of The Amazons and Greta Van Fleet, Sheafs have quickly become one of the hottest new rock acts in the UK.

thinktankncl.co.uk

 

SUNDAY 13 OCTOBER

Brilliant breakfast

 

 

Start your morning right with a scrumptious breakfast at STACK! Having just moved into their new home, join The Dispensary Coffee House for incredible pancakes and fluffy French toast! With special treats available every month, make sure you pop in!

facebook.com/thedispensaryncl

 

Sunday market

Enjoy a Sunday saunter down to the Quayside! Grab a coffee, take in the river views and shop hidden gems at the Quayside Sunday Market. Think handmade crafts, clothing and ceramics! Shop the day away in the autumn sunshine!

getintonewcastle.co.uk

 

Nerd Fright Fest

 

 

The scariest show in Toon! Check out Nerd Fright Fest at Boiler Shop this October. With spooky arcade machines ready to be played, rare comics waiting to be snapped up and ghastly games to take part in, make sure you don’t miss this ghoulish event!

boilershop.net

 

Sunday roast

Tuck into a delicious Sunday roast at Chez Mal! With unrivalled views across the River Tyne, enjoy local meats and fluffy Yorkshire puds, topped off with a flute of champagne! Sundays done right!

malmaison.com

 

The Night Cafe

 

 

Round off your week with great music at Riverside! Join indie pop outfit, The Night Cafe, as they return to NE1. Celebrating their highly anticipated debut album, ‘0151’, make sure you don’t miss this great upcoming band!

riversidencl.co.uk

 


 

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!