Awash with restaurants, bars, cafes, hotels and must-see tourist attractions including the Life Science Centre and the Great North Museum, featuring Fossil Stories, Ancient Egyptians and even a T-Rex skeleton!

Wear your woolliest jumper and head down to the woods where the park rangers and volunteers will be waiting to meet you. Try your hand at pumpkin carving and join in a host of other spooky activities - around a camp fire - naturally.

The Juice Festival promises a series of exciting workshops, performances, discos and family entertainment at venues city-wide.

Try not to get scared to death at this horrifically immersive Halloween event. Grab your zombie squad and experience the gruesomeness of organ dissection demonstrations - led by the museum’s resident expert Science Explainers.

The original Valley Restaurant in Corbridge, the location and setting which inspired owner Daraz to realise his dream to open an Indian Restaurant which would become synonymous with good taste and style. The restaurant is located in the old station house and can be found on the platform at Corbridge station.

At the Tyneside Cinema, we give a trip to the pictures the sense of occasion it deserves.

Not long since its relaunch, The Factory Kitchen café is situated on the first floor of The Biscuit Factory gallery, based in Newcastle’s Ouseburn.

Located in Newcastle’s The Biscuit Factory gallery, Artisan is a modern a la carte restaurant.

Situated in the heart of Newcastle’s cultural quarter, The Biscuit Factory is the UK’s biggest independent art, craft and design gallery. Based in a former Victorian warehouse, The Biscuit Factory houses the work of over 200 contemporary artists and designers in seasonal exhibitions.

Newcastle City Hall

Newcastle City Hall is one of the best and most used 2000 seated venues in the country. It has continued to host almost every rock and pop “great” since the 1960′s, as well as seeing the first tours of future legends. 

Newcastle Quayside This former industrial area has thoroughly embraced its makeover and invites you to experience its new status - as a mecca for art, music and all things cultural.