Hack Your NE1 Weekend | 22 - 23 June 2019
YAY FOR THE WEEKEND!
Follow our fantastic weekend trail for a another fantastic weekend in NE1!
SATURDAY 22 JUNE
Enjoy a hearty brekkie at George’s Great British Kitchen. Dig in to traditional fry-ups, proper bacon sandwiches, sausage stotties and toast with jam. All washed down with mugs of tea!
Get your caffeine fix at Starbucks Coffee inside intu Eldon Square. Whether you settle on a latte, a cappuccino or your favourite Frappuccino, make it a grande and fuel up before shopping ’til you drop!
Make your very own bird feeder at one of Laing Art Gallery’s Muddy Fingers Pottery sessions. There will be a short demonstration on how to assemble your bird feeder and lots of stamps and mark making tools to help you create your own pattern.
Head to the Everyman cinema, grab the popcorn and enjoy a screening of Toy Story 4. When Bonnie adds a new toy called Forky to her room, a road trip adventure alongside old and new friends will show Woody how big the world can be for a toy!
It's all Greek to me!
Follow CBeebies Patrick Lynch at Northern Stage as he uses a pioneering mix of live cinema and theatre to take audiences on a thrilling ride across the magical world of ancient Greece. With miniature sets, he directs the lights, camera and action in front of your eyes.
Four-time Brit Award nominee, songwriter, actress, producer, author... Toyah has done it all in a career spanning more than 40 years. Life-long fans won’t want to miss her showing off her stuff live on stage at the O2 Academy.
Enjoy pre-theatre tipples at Barluga. Kickback in the chilled-out bar with friends, enjoying all your favourite cocktails, or even a bottle of bubbly.
SUNDAY 23 JUNE
Kick-start your Sunday down by the river at Newcastle Quayside Market. Shop and sample your way through tons of stalls, serving up a vibrant mix of quality goods and foodie treats.
Soak up the weekend vibes and enjoy feel-good food at STACK. Fill your bellies on the finest street food, shop ’til you drop, or mingle with mates over drinks, courtesy of the region’s top traders - in over 50 containers.
All shopped out? Then why not rest your legs and catch some rays at the Northumbrian Water Quayside Seaside. Grab a deckchair, kick-back and enjoy the feeling of sand between your toes!
Treat yourselves to sensational Sunday lunch at Babucho. Start with king prawns or arancini, followed by slow-roast beef, pork, chicken or lamb with all the trimmings. Don’t skip dessert - we have our eyes on the banoffee pie!
See Strictly Come Dancing stars Aljaž Škorjanec, Giovanni Pernice and Gorka Marquez battle it out on the dance floor at Theatre Royal. Their new show, Here Come the Boys, promises latin, ballroom and contemporary fun.
Cheers to a relaxing Sunday at Pleased To Meet You. Sip on the finest gin-infused cocktails, or pick your favourite gin and pair it with whatever tonic and however many garnishes your heart desires!
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