WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK

Carve pumpkins, join the Bavarian beer party, experience the Circus of Horrors, bring the weekend in with a bit of blues and visit Teesside's bustling flea market.
WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

FOR MUSIC…

27 OCTOBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Join Ida Rose at Whinstone View this Friday night for a laid back set of jazz and blues, inspired by artists such as Ella Fitzgerald, Imelda May and Etta James. Singing sweet songs putting the feel-good into Friday, Ida is based in the North East and has over 16 years experience in her craft as a professional performer. Think 50s and 60s jazz, swing, blues and soul music to kickstart the weekend. Live music, a vintage vibe and an evening to remember at Whinstone View.

whinstoneview.com


FOR FAMILY…

28 OCTOBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Carve some fun into this week with Blackfriars’ Pumpkin Fun Workshop on Saturday. This exciting workshop invites both kids and ‘big kids’ alike to attend a fun-filled pumpkin extravaganza, which is certain to prepare you for Halloween. Pumpkin carving, pumpkin soup and pumpkin pie with ice cream – what’s not to love?

blackfriarsrestaurant.co.uk


FOR FOOD…

26 – 29 OCTOBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Oktoberfest returns to Newcastle’s Times Square. Once again, it will be celebrated in true Bavarian style, with dancing to live music, singing along and the drinking of lots of beer. Set up in a 1,700 person tent and decked out with long tables to dance on, waiting staff will be dressed in traditional Dirndi and Lederhosen that will take you right back to 19th century Germany.

newcastle-oktoberfest.co.uk


FOR THEATRE…

25 OCTOBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

The North East is in for the never-ending nightmare this Wednesday as the Circus of Horrors takes to Playhouse Whitley Bay. The company will be celebrating their 21st anniversary with a haunting burlesque performance, which promises to be brilliantly bizarre from start to finish. The circus will display courageous and awe-inspiring acts woven into an ‘Alice in Horrorland’ style story.

playhousewhitleybay.co.uk


FOR SHOPPING…

28 OCTOBER

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

It’s that time of the month again. Time to squeeze every inch out of Teesside’s Orange Pip Market. One of the region’s best loved Saturday markets is yet again set to line the streets with great food, inspiring art and exciting performances all day long. It’s Teesside’s answer to the bustling flea markets of New York and London, with creativity and culture at every turn. It’s back this Saturday, so expect swarms of people and lots of exciting goings-on. Whether you’re on the hunt for unique, artisan food or out to discover the latest local talents on the arts and music scene, Orange Pip is the place to be. The event lands on the last Saturday of the month and is a fantastic way to celebrate the best day of the week. This month you might find some Halloween treats along the way!

orangepipmarket.com


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