Valentine's Day 2019: Share The Love In NE1
Whether you're spending it with a friend, fiancé or family member, we've got you covered with ways to get loved up in Newcastle this Valentine's Day!
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O’briens Loft Contemporary Florist
Pick up a beautiful bunch for a loved one this Valentine’s Day, with the help of the talented team at O’briens Loft! Providing creative solutions for all your floral needs, a bundle of blooms from here is sure to go down a treat.
House of Botanics
Swing by STACK this February for brilliant bouquets and plant-based gifts! Go here for luxurious floral arrangements and pretty plants to bring a bit of green into your loved ones’ life. Keep your eyes peeled for their regular workshops - they might just make the perfect date night in NE1!
5th Avenue Flowers
Make someone’s day this year with a fantastic floral fusion from our friends at 5th Avenue Flowers! The bloomin’ lovely team will help you find something unique for that special someone.
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The Brownie Bar
Is chocolate the key to your loved ones’ heart? If so, there’s no better place to celebrate this Valentine’s Day than The Brownie Bar in Eldon Garden Shopping Centre. Grab a gorgeous gooey treat, a white choccy blondie or a salted caramel brownie. Yum!
Pet Lamb Patisserie
Take your love to Newcastle's Pet Lamb Patisserie this Valentine's Day - a stunning city centre spot for those with a sweet tooth! Shower your sweetheart with sugary treats, whether it's cupcakes, layer cakes or tray bakes, they are sure to impress!
Round up your favourite people and flip those winter blues upside down with a sweet trip to Crêpeaffaire, intu Eldon Square. The place to be for vegan crêpes, gluten free galettes and gorgeous, chocolatey treats!
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Masquerade Ball For All
Make it a mysterious Valentine’s celebration this year with The Vermont Hotel’s Masquerade Ball For All. Throw on your ball gown, hide behind a mask and step inside the mystical world of masquerade! It promises to be one of the most glamorous events of 2019, make sure you stick it in your diaries, play dress up and have a ball of a time!
So Fetch - 2000s Party
Is it all about girl’s night this Valentine’s Day? Round up your gang and get down to World HQ on Saturday 16 Feb for a night that is ‘So Fetch’! Dress up, go out and join the 00s party. Whether Britney was your jam, you were crushing on McFly, or you were a die-hard Timberlake fan, this club night has it all. This is the ultimate noughties throwback, don't miss it with your squad this February!
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Wine Time at St Vincent
Single and sick of hearing about all your loved up friends and their Valentine’s dates? If 14 February is just another day for you, but you still want to celebrate with someone close to you, we've got just the trick! Grab your fellow wine-loving chums, take a seat at St Vincent and celebrate the day of love with a bottle and your besties!
If you're looking for something a little different, or if your idea of date night is a gig with your mates, we've got you covered! Music-lovers should spend their Valentine’s weekend at Newcastle’s O2 Academy where two-time Grammy-nominated DJ, producer and EDM legend, Steve Aoki, will be taking to the decks. An unmissable evening of genre-defying electro-house tunes!
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Share a sumptuous steak moment with your significant other this Valentine’s Day at Tomahawk Steakhouse. Expect stunning Quayside views, succulent cuts of meat and cocktails with class. The perfect date night destination in NE1!
Miller & Carter
Go glam with your Valentine’s celebrations this year with a three-course feast at Miller and Carter. From 11 - 15 February, foodie lovers can book in for a romantic, candlelit dinner, with delicious dishes including: cluck and duck wings, wild Atlantic scallops, grilled seabass, steaks and more. Seal the deal with the indulgent sharing board packed with marshmallows, profiteroles, doughnuts, brownie, fruit and sauces for dipping!
Go to Gusto this Valentine’s Day for gorgeous grub with a loved one. Kick things off with a Gusto Signature cocktail, start with a plate of dough petals to share and tuck in to tasty mains including honey-glazed duck, pan roast rump of lamb, Sicilian-style salmon and more! Something sweet to finish? Why not gaze into each other’s eyes over a sensational sticky toffee pudding?
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RSC Romeo & Juliet
Romeo and Juliet - is there anything more romantic? Celebrate Valentine’s Day early this year and check in at the Theatre Royal as Royal Shakespeare Company’s production of Romeo & Juliet takes to the stage from 5 - 9 February. The most famous love story of all promises to impress in NE1.
500 Days of Summer screening at Newcastle Castle
Take someone special to the most romantic spot in town this year as it screens 2009 rom-com, 500 Days of Summer in the Harbottle Suite. What’s more? There’ll be a candlelit tour of Newcastle Castle, followed by a delicious buffet.
Heather Phillipson: The Age of Love
Explore one of the city’s most inspiring exhibitions with a loved one this Valentine’s Day! Heather Phillipson’s The Age of Love presents a series of videos, sounds and objects that operate as landmarks in a remixed geology - brought to life by functioning farm equipment, holding pens and the sounds of circling gulls.
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