The Late Shows 2019

Everyone's favourite late-night culture crawl returns to NewcastleGateshead

The Late Shows


Saturday 18 May

Visitor Information


Twi-Lates, 4-7pm

The Late Shows, 7-11pm


Donations welcome, free entry


The North East's biggest late-night culture crawl is back again for everyone to go to as many fantastic NewcasteGateshead cultural venues as they can in one night.

Hatton Gallery will be taking part again along with over 60 other venues. Hatton will also be one of the venues taking part in Twi-Lates, events targeted at 12-17 year olds as independent visitors or with their families.

4-7pm, Twi-Lates - A hands-on animation workshop led by NewcastleGateshead’s leading indie animation company, Animate City.

7-11pm, The Late Shows - Last chance to see the Francis Bacon/Ellen Gallagher exhibition as well as marvellous artworks from the gallery's collection. Come and get involved in an evening of live music, dance and creative activities inspired by the Hatton’s exhibitions. Kids: Why not paint your parents (face paints available!).

To find out more about who else is taking part in The Late Shows visit their website.