Hack Your NE1 Weekend | 8 February - 9 February 2020
What a weekend!
Follow our guide to another wonderful weekend here in NE1!
SATURDAY 8 FEBRUARY
A cracking weekend awaits, but first... something sweet! Head to Les Petits Choux for freshly-baked goodies, sure to put a smile on your face this Saturday! Expect to find scones, flatbreads, cakes and some of the best coffee in the Toon.
Beer-lovers should get the weekend underway with an exciting and educational tour of Wylam Brewery. It's never too early to enjoy a hop or two - pop down for a brief history, a sampling session and a sneak peek into the fascinating brewing process right here in the city!
Settle in at one of Newcastle’s most iconic pubs for lush local produce, fresh seafood specials and cracking cask ales! City Tavern is a cosy spot to catch up with friends in the city centre, there's no better way to spend a chilly Saturday afternoon, right?
A barrel of laughs
As seen on BBC One’s W1A, Max and Ivan feature in Commitment, the true story of the unreasonable lengths one best man will go to give a groom the greatest weekend of his life! Guaranteed to have you in stitches from start to finish, this must-see comedy show is taking to The Stand this Saturday. Pop it in the diary and prepare to laugh the night away!
A club night dedicated to the music of Talking Heads is coming to World HQ this weekend! Hear the best of the New York legends plus the finest in new wave, 80s, indie and alternative music.
SUNDAY 9 FEBRUARY
Pick up a cup of the good stuff over at Pink Lane Coffee. This is the place to be for the perfect Sunday morning pick-me-up! Round up the gang, grab a hot beverage and mooch through the city as you blow away the weekend cobwebs.
Sunday is the day of rest, you say? With so much to do in NE1, it just isn't possible! Gather the gang and take part in a Hunt Fun treasure hunt starting at Grey's Monument, solving clues along a city centre route, passing Newcastle Castle, the Millennium Bridge and many other iconic attractions. For more info, visit:
Make a date at 21 this Sunday, serving up a sensational Sunday roast with all the trimmings! Enjoy a three-course feast including everything from grilled mackerel and roast beef to a scrummy and sweet Bakewell tart.
Two of the UK’s top comedy magicians, Martin Daniels and Chris Cross, are heading to the Tyne Theatre & Opera House this Sunday, bringing their quick-wit stand-up show packed with clever illusions and magic tricks that will blow your mind!
The Ramonas - the UK's all girl tribute to the Ramones - are performing live at Head of Steam Newcastle this Sunday - the perfect way for music-lovers to see the weekend out in style. Their New York punk-rock tunes are sure to bring a bit of life to your Sunday night!
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!