Street food and entertainment and Discovery Museum

Join the fun on Challenger Plaza in front of Discovery Museum on Wednesday 30 August, 11am-4pm for family-friendly street food plus a children’s entertainer on the Plaza 12 noon - 3.30pm.

Space Week at Great North Museum/Hancock

Next week is Space Week at Great North Museum/ Hancock – come to the Museum Tuesday 29- Thursday 31 August for a space trail, a special planetarium show and object handling. Free events.

Laing Art Gallery

Drop in to the Laing Art Gallery for Big Wednesday family art activities on Wednesday 30 August, 10am-2pm, £3 per child.

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