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EAT! NewcastleGateshead’s renowned festival of adventures in food.

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Cake City

Monday 26 August 

CakebookCome and watch us build a giant edible map of NewcastleGateshead before local bakers bring their cakes (in the shape of their favourite building of course) to be placed onto it. 

Everyone is welcome to take part - you don’t need to be a professional cake maker, but if you are that’s great too.  Cake City bakers get into the event for free and can get involved at

There will be lots of foodie fun and games to keep you entertained as well as picnic stalls and street food. Don’t forget to wander down to Art in the Park, a free event taking place on Baltic Square.

Cakebook12noon Event opens and cakes start arriving
3pm  Cake map is finished and judging takes place
3.30pm Prize giving for Bakers Choice cakes
3.45pm Cakes are cut up and shared

Where: Sage Gateshead, St Mary's Square, Gateshead Quays, Gateshead, NE8 2JR

£5 Adults
£3 Children under 16


 With thanks to Tesco Trinity Square for sponsorship of the Community Cake.

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A Festival of Adventures in Food

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