St. Patrick’s Day – Some Of The North East’s Best Venues To Enjoy The Festivities

Written by on 16th March 2023

Whether you celebrate the day for its historical importance, or for the love of a perfectly pulled Guinness, St Patrick’s Day is one of the most popular and well-loved days on the calendar.

It’s also a hugely important time for local businesses across the region, with many establishments hosting various types of events, live music, quiz nights and more.

So whether you’re off out on a pub crawl with your mates, or looking for somewhere to have fun with the family, here’s some of the North East’s best places to take in St Patrick’s Day!

Have you found yourself being caught up in the magic of the Cheltenham Festival this week, and now you fancy a day at the races yourself? Then luckily for you, one of the country’s premier racing venues is hosting their St Patrick’s Day raceday on Friday.

Leo Hawkins from Newcastle Racecourse said: “Head to Gosforth Park and enjoy all the thrills and spills of great horse racing and lively entertainment.

“We have a host of entertainment on offer including a live Irish band, Irish dancing from the Kelly Hendry dance school, plus a face painter on hand to keep the children entertained!”

To book tickets for one of Tyneside’s can’t miss events, click here:¬†

The New Sundial bar stands proudly on South Shields Seafront. Image Credit – The New Sundial

The New Sundial is a bar and restaurant located on South Shields Seafront, and they’re all set for an action-packed weekend of festive celebrations.

A spokesperson from The New Sundial said: “This Friday we have Stevey’s St Patrick’s Day Shindig, starting from 7pm.

“The night is jam packed with entertainment, a quiz, bingo, games and giveaways.”

Speaking on the importance of events like St Patrick’s Day to local businesses, the spokesperson stated: “We feel like it’s really important to support local businesses all throughout the year.

“Due to Covid and the cost of everything going up, the hospitality industry has really been hit hard, which is why we put on events like this to put some positivity back out there and to give everyone a great time!”

To book yourself a seat at what is sure to be a fun-filled night of food and entertainment, call (0191) 389 6450, or drop them a message via their Facebook page, The New Sundial.

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