Events and Festivals in Newcastle Upon Tyne

  • June: Vamos is a Portuguese and Spanish speaking people’s oriented carnival organised by the Spanish community and is a sight to behold in the streets of Newcastle, especially the Mardi Gras parade on Northumberland Street.
  • July: Sunderland International Airshow, one of the largest in the UK, sees modern military aircraft fly past with civilian aircraft and display teams. It’s unmissable on your vacation itinerary planner.
  • November: Durham Lumiere, the UK’s largest outdoor festival, brings together the world’s most innovative artists and light designers in an artistic programme.
  • December: Grand Lantern Parade is a spectacular parade of music, movement and light. Bring your own fancy lantern or torch!

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