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Newcastle has re-invented itself as a hotbed of culture. Our creative city is brimming with love for the arts. It’s bursting with enough galleries, museums, concert halls, libraries, and theatres to keep the most devout culture vulture happy and more festivals than you can shake a stick at. I Love Newcastle Magazine will keep you right up to date with all of the arts and culture events in Newcastle.

City library turns ten

The current City Library officially opened to the public on 7 June 2009 after a two-year construction programme saw the existing building demolished and...

Take your BFF along to Newcastle’s swankiest cinema…

On Sunday 26th May the new boutique Everyman Cinema, Newcastle is holding a Bank Holiday Sunday Funday preview of the much-anticipated coming of age...

European premiere tour of A Thousand Splendid Suns comes to Newcastle

A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini’s spiritual sequel to The Kite Runner is coming to Newcastle, for a two-week run at Northern Stage. Playing from...

Swap the pub crawl for a culture crawl this weekend with...

The Late Shows are upon us once again and as ever the two-day programme is jam-packed with tonnes of fun stuff to do. The...

Our round up of the biggest Geordie traditions and rituals

The month of May isn’t just bank holiday season—it’s Local and Community History Month too. Organised by the Historical Association, the campaign is all...

Dancing troopers to take space-themed South Tyneside Festival by storm

South Shields' Summer Parade will welcome some special guests from a galaxy far, far away this summer. Following a Space Fantasy theme, the popular Summer...

Dreams can come true as legends turn out for music lovers

More big name acts have been announced for the free outdoor concerts happening at the South Tyneside Festival this summer. Organisers have now revealed that...

A library for the 21st century: The Word welcomes its millionth...

Despite the general doom and gloom surrounding libraries with closures and reduced spending on books reported in the North East region, one South Shields...

Egg-citing times in Newcastle this Easter

Peter Pan-tomime Oh yes it is, oh no it isn't! Oh yes it is a Pantomime in Newcastle this Easter... This is the third year the...

Marti Pellow to headline the first of this summer’s free concerts...

The first act to headline the much loved free concerts in South Shields over the summer has been revealed. The popular Sunday outdoor concerts series...