The Late Shows is a free evening culture event taking place in Newcastle and Gateshead over the weekend of Friday 17 - Saturday 18 May 2019 (7pm-11pm each day). During The Late Shows, museums, galleries, studio collectives and landmark historical buildings come together to offer one-off events including hands-on workshops, behind-the-scenes tours, performances and parties.

Head to the Ouseburn on the evening of Friday 17 May to experience cultural venues in a new light. On Saturday 18 May venues in central Newcastle and Gateshead open their doors for the evening to welcome visitors to have a look around or join in special activities. Find out more at

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