The former picture hall only 3 minutes’ walk from the hotel hosts a medley of fantastic live music events and shows holding up to 2000 people. From a huge range of amazing cover bands to up-and-coming Indie artists couple with some big names in pop, the 02 is a must-visit when you’re in the area.
A brand-new multimillion development is on its way to Gateshead, and only a 15 minute walk from the Maldron Hotel. The 10-acre site which sits directly opposite the Gateshead Millennium Bridge and between the area’s most iconic buildings, Sage Gateshead and BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is planned to include a12,500 seat entertainment arena, conference and exhibition centre, bars and restaurants, creating a vibrant new destination on the waterfront.
The Utilita Arena, formerly Metro Radio Arena, is a sports and entertainment venue ranked as 7th of the world’s busiest venues by Pollstar magazine. It is the largest concert and exhibition venue in the North East. The Utilita Arena is located a 15-minute stroll from Maldron Hotel Newcastle.
Theatre Royal & Tyne Theatre
Theatre Royal was opened in 1837 and has a capacity of over 1,200 guests. If you would like to learn more about the theatre, there is The Story of Theatre – a permanent exhibition at the Theatre Royal that is free. There are tours available throughout the day for guests to enjoy a stimulating historic experience of present-day theatre.
Maldron Hotel Newcastle is 300 metres or a 4-minute walk away from Theatre Royal. The hotel is also just 2 minutes away walking from another historical theatre, Tyne Theatre & Opera House. Opened in 1867, it hosts several performance typers such as comedy, ballet, musicals and live concerts.
The stunning concert and entertainment venue in Newcastle opened in 2004 and is famous for hosting a wide range of acts. The venue has many seasonal events on all year round, including Classical Season, Gateshead Jazz, Brass in Concert, Newcastle International Chamber Music Series, Silver Programme Music Festival, TUSK Festival and many family events that are creative and engaging.
The Sage Gateshead is located just a short 15-minute walk from Maldron Hotel Newcastle.
Newcastle City Hall
Newcastle City Hall, also known as O2 City Hall Newcastle, was opened in 1927 and has a capacity of over 2,000 guests. It has hosted various popular artists ranging from music to comedy acts. Notable acts have performed here such as The Byrds, Lindisfarne, Rammstein and Jacka.
Easily accessible, Newcastle City Hall is just 0.6 miles or a 12 minutes’ walk from Maldron Hotel Newcastle.