The Late Shows

The Late Shows is a free late-night culture crawl taking place in NewcastleGateshead over the weekend of Friday 17 - Saturday 18 May 2019. During The Late Shows, museums, galleries, studio collectives and landmark historical buildings come together to offer visitors one-off events including hands-on workshops, behind-the-scenes tours, performances and parties. It's all about encouraging people to do something cultural with their evening in celebration of the national event Museums at Night.


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Last Year's Events

Although The Late Shows 2019 has now ended, you can still browse its events

2019 Events


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Twi-Lates - events for 12-17 year olds

The Late Shows, supported by The Biscuit Factory, has expanded Twi-Lat…

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Tickets for events - released 17 April 2019

Although most Late Shows venues hold free, drop-in events, there are s…

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The Late Shows to stop using single-use plastic glow sticks

The iconic glow sticks given out to thousands of Late Shows revellers …

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