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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 Kynren - an epic tale of England to your Itinerary

    Kynren - an epic tale of England

    Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    1 July 2017to16 Sept 2017

    The visually stunning night show 'Kynren - an epic tale of England' is an action packed and movie-like performance of colossal and dazzling proportions. 

    Indicative Availability

    Book Kynren - an epic tale of England Online (opens in a new window)

  2. 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...

  3. 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...

  4. Add Journey 2: The Mysterious Island – Chase over Atlantis to your Itinerary

    Journey 2: The Mysterious Island – Chase over Atlantis

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    3 Apr 2017to30 Sept 2017

    The star of “Journey to the Center of the Earth” is back in another Jules Verne – inspired voyage!

  5. Add Dino Jaws at Life Science Centre to your Itinerary

    Dino Jaws at Life Science Centre

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    27 May 2017to7 Jan 2018

    Don’t miss Dino Jaws, an amazing exhibition from the Natural History Museum, featuring life-size animatronic dinosaur heads – including the terrifying T. rex!

  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. Freedom City 2017

    Dates

    From:
    16 Jan 2017to30 Nov 2017

    Freedom City 2017 is a commemoration across Newcastle marking the 50th anniversary of Dr Martin Luther King Jr. receiving an honorary degree from Newcastle University.

  8. Add Jurassic Kingdom: Dinosaurs in Newcastle to your Itinerary

    Jurassic Kingdom: Dinosaurs in Newcastle

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    23 Sept 2017to1 Oct 2017

    Jurassic Kingdom is a spectacular outdoor dinosaur experience aimed at family audiences with over 30 impressive installations of animated dinosaurs with electronic moving parts.

    Animatronics include arms moving up and down, tails swaying...

    Indicative Availability

    Book Jurassic Kingdom: Dinosaurs in Newcastle Online (opens in a new window)

    Price

    Price £9.50 to £13.00 Per Ticket Type

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