Whether you are watching live sport or want to take part in a sporty event in NewcastleGateshead - there is plenty going on all year round to help you work up a sweat!
From horse racing and cricket tournaments to epic live football, rugby and basketball matches from local, national and international teams. Fans of sport visiting NewcastleGateshead can watch world-class athletics as well as take part in the famous Great North Run each September.
Get ready for Super League's Party Weekend which is coming back to Newcastle in 2020. Dacia Magic Weekend makes a welcome return to Newcastle's iconic city-centre stadium St James Park during late-May bank holiday weekend 2020. The showpiece rugby league tournament promises to give you a sporting weekend of unforgettable family entertainment once again.
For those looking to take it a little easier, try a Race For Life challenge around one of NewcastleGateshead's parks or why not leave your trainers at home and just absorb the thrill of the action with a fascinating stadium tour at St James' Park, home of Newcastle United Football Club?
Passion for sport (and in particular, football) runs through Geordie veins so visitors looking to satisfy their search for a sporty event will also find theatre, entertainment and exhibitions dedicated to sport at some of the attractions and venues across the city.
Take a look at the sporting events to make you cheer or get your heart racing this year...
1 Jan 2020 to 31 Dec 2020
Go behind the scenes at the famous Newcastle United football stadium once a month...
23 Oct 2021VIEW Event
23 Oct 2021 to 23 Oct 2021
In 2021, Newcastle will take centre stage once again - this time as host...
16 Aug 2020VIEW Event
16 Aug 2020 to 16 Aug 2020
Gateshead International Stadium to host world class athletics for the first time since 2010 as...
23 May 2020 to 24 May 2020
Due to the coronavirus pandemic - Magic Weekend has been postponed and will not take...
27 Jun 2021 to 26 Jun 2021
The Betfair Northumberland Plate Day on Saturday 27 June 2020 has been cancelled. Please check...
1 Oct 2020 to 1 Oct 2020
Newcastle City Centre
The Unibet Premier League night at the Utilita Arena in Newcastle planned for Thursday March...
1 Jan 2020
All of Newcastle United Football Club's tours capture the rich history of St James' Park...
Post date: 27th May 2020
2020 is a year packed with anniversaries and birthdays at major venues and attractions right across the North East, here are some you don't want to miss!
Artist Ian has captured the spirit of the Thursday night community clapping for keyworkers at the same time as celebrating some of the iconic and historic buildings in Newcastle and Gateshead as part of the I Clap For... campaign.
4 May 2020 to 1 Sep 2020VIEW Event
4 May 2020 to 1 Sep 2020
The Great Run Company has launched #GreatRunSolo, a brand new virtual running challenge to give...
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