Uncover the changing face of the Castle through the ages, from royal fortress and border stronghold to grim dungeon and teeming slum.
Castle Garth, Newcastle, NE1 1RQ
No wheelchair access
0191 230 6300
4-7pm, Twi-Lates - Make some noise at the Castle! Hang out with musicians, DJs and digital sound artists in the great hall. Play with loop pedals, mix tunes and show off your skills. First timers and experienced music makers welcome. The Blackbird Tavern re-opens its doors in bigger and better surroundings.
7-11pm - The lower chambers of the Castle Keep will be transformed into a medieval tavern complete with storytelling and medieval entertainment, rogues, gamblers and ne’er do wells.