Hack Your NE1 Weekend | 24 - 25 November 2018
WHAT A WEEKEND!
Time for another action-packed NE1 weekender! Diaries at the ready folks...
SATURDAY 24 NOVEMBER
Snug as a bug
As the temperature drops outside, it’s time to snuggle down for story time at Seven Stories! Cosy up with the family for a storytelling session with author and illustrator, Carol Thompson.
Take the little ones to Tyneside Cinema this Saturday for a screening of Disney’s Lilo & Stitch. A tale of love, faith and an unwavering belief in ohana - the Hawaiian concept of family.
Make a trip to The Tyne Bar this weekend for their two-day Christmas Fair - complete with beer festival, the Rock Choir, street food, mulled wine, mince pies and more!
Go to Gusto for lunch and get your gifts wrapped ready for Christmas! From 17 November - 22 December, the team will be offering The Christmas Gift Wrap service to all customers who dine on a Saturday lunchtime. Any donations made will go to the Tim Bacon Foundation.
Jess Glynne takes to the Metro Radio Arena stage this Saturday with her ‘Always In Between’ Tour! A breathtaking journey of self-acceptance, heartbreak, triumph and what it means to be a 28-year old woman in 2018.
It's a miracle...
A pop-up Christmas paradise has landed on Grey Street - spreading festive cheer throughout the Toon this winter! Miracle on Grey Street brings mulled wine, hot drinks and naughty and nice cocktails to the table. Pop in and get merry this Christmas!
An evening with Joe
Make a date with Joe McElderry this Saturday at Boiler Shop. Enjoy an exquisite three-course dinner while Joe sets the soundtrack to the evening with his band. In support of Variety, The Children’s Charity.
SUNDAY 25 NOVEMBER
Brekkie with Santa
Take the kids for a festive brekkie at Fenwick - complete with a magical visit from Santa! From a traditional fry-up to hot buttered pancakes, there’s something for everyone.
Open fire feast
Take a trip over the Tyne to Träkol at By The River Brew Co. Go here for British meats, seasonal specials and pudding perfection. An uber cool spot to hang out with the family this Sunday afternoon.
Join funnyman Lee Kyle at The Stand Comedy Club this Sunday for his White Elephant Stall show - bringing the whole family together for an afternoon of comedy! Sometimes it’s a quiz, sometimes it’s improv and sometimes it’s a chat show. But whatever he has in store, it’s set to be a hoot!
A Christmas concert
Settle in for an extra special Christmas concert - bringing one of your favourite festive films to life with the Royal Northern Sinfonia. See Home Alone at Sage One this weekend as the score is played out live by the RNS.
10 years later
Mumford & Sons swing by the Metro Radio Arena this weekend for a must-see gig in support of their fourth album, Delta. It’s the band’s biggest tour since forming ten years ago - don’t miss out!
Former Oceansize and British Theatre frontman and current Biffy Clyro guitarist, Mike Vennart brings new music from his album, ‘To Cure A Blizzard Upon A Plastic Sea’, to The Cluny stage this Sunday. A must-see setlist!
Red Hot Chilli Pipers
Bagpipes at the ready! The Red Hot Chilli Pipers are back in the Toon for a glorious gig at the Tyne Theatre & Opera House. Expect bagpipes with attitude, drums, mega music and a toe-tapping vibe from start to finish! tynetheatreandoperahouse.uk
Make Riverside your Sunday night music spot as BEAK> take to the stage! Made up of Bristol musicians, Billy Fuller, Matt Williams and Geoff Barrow, they’re a class act, not to be missed this weekend!
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