Get ready to put on your best green outfit as you celebrate St Patrick's Day in NewcastleGateshead. Venues across the city will be perfecting their Guinness pours as they get ready to host one of the biggest parties of the year. Read on to find where you can celebrate St Patrick's Day in Newcastle. Sláinte!


Paddyfest has become a regular in the Newcastle event calendar, and this year it will be returning to Times Square. Highlights are set to be a "stadium-size" Kroud Karaoke singalong, live darts and big screen live rugby. The party will be taking place from the 14th until the 17th of March and is set to be a sell-out. On St Patrick's day, be prepared for a 'Paddy's Day Bonanza'. One huge 12 hour party, with Irish bands, DJs, Irish dancers, photo booths and much much more. Get your tickets here. 

Newcastle Racecourse

Looking for something for all the family? Head to Gosforth Park and enjoy all the thrills and spills of great horse racing, the Guinness Six Nations match viewing and lively entertainment this St Patrick's Day. Enjoy watching a live Irish Band and Irish dancing from the Kelly Hendry dance school throughout the day. On top of this, join in the fun and get your face painted! Get your tickets here. 

Tyneside Irish Centre

The Tyneside Irish Centre, located at the entrance to China Town provides a meeting place in Newcastle for the Irish community and welcomes people in Newcastle to venture into the venue. St Patrick's Day will be full of live music, flowing drinks and a great atmosphere inside the well loved venue.

Paddy's Month at The Dubliner

The Dubliner, on the Quayside, is dedicating the entire month of March to St Patrick's Day. There will be a whopping 127 gigs across the month of March.  The month will be kicked off by Dublin’s latest top duo, The Young Murphy’s fronted by Aaron Rowe, and the returning Dan Elliott. Conor Michael and James Berry are ready to steal the show over Paddy’s Weekend, with marathon length shows and extended opening hours, supported by Jon Rootham, and resident musicians. Entry is free with no tickets needed!

Northumbria University

If you are a student, head down to Northumbria University Student Union to celebrate Paddy's Day. St. Patrick’s Day at Northumbria’s Students Union is known for being an unreal event. From 12-2pm, You can play "Push the Button" at the bar for discounts on drinks and get your face painted until 2pm. A variety of games like arcade basketball, giant Connect 4, giant Jenga, and an air juggle game will be available for FREE from 11am-5pm in Escape on the first floor of NSU. Test your skills and luck at these challenges throughout the day! So don your greenest garb, practice your Irish jigs, and get ready to enjoy some craic at NSU's St. Patrick's All Day Party! 

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