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Events Guide 2017

NewcastleGateshead and the North East is home to some of the best events in the UK, from big sporting fixtures like Magic Weekend to music festivals like Gateshead International Jazz Festival 2017.

If you're looking to see what the best events are in the North East 2017, we've compiled our list of the must sees below.

Our 2017 event guide includes concerts, exhibitions, performances, sporting events and festivals. So no matter what your tastes are, NewcastleGateshead will have something to make your trip unforgettable.

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  1. Add Bears! Exhibition to your Itinerary

    Bears! Exhibition

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    18 Feb 2017to1 Feb 2018

    Join Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children's Book on a bear-illiant teddy bear adventure with a brand new exhibition inspired by the clawsome world of Bears! in children’s literature. Bring in their teddy bears from home and take them on a...

  2. Add Bones: Skeleton Secrets of the Animal World to your Itinerary

    Bones: Skeleton Secrets of the Animal World

    Tyne and Wear

    Dates

    From:
    4 Feb 2017to14 May 2017

    Why can’t I fly like a bird, or leap as far as a frog? How does a snake move when it hasn’t got any feet? The animal world is full of questions and bones can help us find the answers.

    Great North Museum: Hancock are putting their enormous...

  3. Hadrian's Cavalry Exhibition across Hadrian's Wall

    Dates

    From:
    8 Apr 2017to10 Sept 2017

    Hadrian’s Wall World Heritage Site will host a major new exhibition in 2017 celebrating the cavalry regiments that once guarded this famous North West frontier of the mighty Roman Empire.

    Taking place from Saturday 8 April to Sunday 10...

  4. Add Great North Nights to your Itinerary

    Great North Nights

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    4 Mar 2017to5 Mar 2017

    If you like the sound of bedding down next to an Egyptian Mummy or a T. Rex, we’ve got a treat for you. An unforgettable Saturday night in Newcastle’s historic Great North Museum: Hancock awaits, complete with food, drink, expert-led activities and...

    Price

    Price £70.00 to £75.00 Per Ticket Type
  5. Add Chinese New Year 2017 to your Itinerary

    Chinese New Year 2017

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    29 Jan 2017to29 Jan 2017

    Join the party in and around Stowell Street and Chinatown from 11am - 4pm, marking Chinese New Year 2017 and Year of the Rooster.

  6. Add The Shipley Art Gallery Centenary 2017 to your Itinerary

    The Shipley Art Gallery Centenary 2017

    Northeast

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017

    2017 marks 100 years of the Shipley Art Gallery. To celebrate this milestone, visitors can enjoy a special exhibition, Companion Pieces, which will present major works from the collection from 18 February 2017.

    A series of events throughout the...

  7. Add Brick History at Life Science Centre to your Itinerary

    Brick History at Life Science Centre

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    14 Jan 2017to23 Apr 2017

    Life Science Centre will be home to a host of intricate historical models, all of which have been made from scratch using LEGO® bricks. This new exhibition will span the whole of human history – picking out the key highlights – to show how mankind...

  8. Add Quentin Blake: Inside Stories to your Itinerary

    Quentin Blake: Inside Stories

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    11 Mar 2017to8 July 2017

    This exhibition from House of Illustration gives a unique insight into the origins of some of Quentin Blake’s most characteristic and popular creations, from his illustrations for Roald Dahl’s classic Children’s books to The Boy in the Dress by...

  9. Add Dacia Magic Weekend 2017 to your Itinerary

    Dacia Magic Weekend 2017

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    20 May 2017to21 May 2017

    The Dacia Magic Weekend, returns to St James’ Park, Newcastle on Saturday 20 May 2017 and Sunday 21 May 2017 and they have a massive weekend of entertainment lined up.

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