Gateshead Summer Fest


The team behind the ever popular Gateshead Beer & Music Festival and the Gateshead Gin Festival are delighted to announce the first ever Gateshead Summer Fest

“We are looking to bring the Beach Party to Low fell with our very own  authentic Rum & Gin Shack serving your favourite cocktails and Rum/Gin infused drinks! We will also see the return of the Prosecco bar as well as a huge selection of Ciders and Lagers.

Our First confirmed Cider Supplier will be SeaCider with great summer flavours.

We are also introducing a Retro Bar with 90’s inspired cocktails and Classic Alcopops from yester-year!

Flower Power Sunday (25th August) – Let’s recreate the images of Woodstock by dressing in your brightest outfits and creating our very own Fell-stock!

Maybe clothing with embroidered flowers and vibrant colours or wearing flowers in your hair!

How about dusting off your flares and paisley shirts! Let’s bring a sea of colour to Low Fell!

Each ticket will cost £10, this gives you entry to our Gin & Rum Shack, Bars and to our live music areas. Tickets are now available online and from the Dotty House (1-3 Dryden Rd, Gateshead NE9 5HP). They will also be available from Gateshead RFC (Eastwood Gardens) from Saturday 11th May 2019.

12pm – Late


Expect to see  BBQ’s and other summer inspired dishes including;

 Jerk bbq chicken wraps complimented by a range of hot/mild sauces, salsas or chutneys; Vegetarian wraps – Fillings TBC; Doner meat wraps; Chips (curry sauce or gravy); Hotdogs; Crepes Sweet & Savoury


Our confirmed Ciders to date are:-

Seacider – Black Cherry; Blood Orange; Gingerbread; Marmalade; Raspberry ripple; Rhubarb; Sticky Toffee Pudding; Strawberry; White Peach
Celtic Marches – Nell Gwynne
Snailsbank – Elderflower
Sanford Orchards – Ginger

Seacider – Medium Dry;  Hardcore
Celtic Marches – Slack Alice
Gwynt Ddraig – Dog Dancer; Black Dragon; Haymaker
Sanford Orchards – Red Devon

Snailsbank – Apple Dappy; Orchard Dry
Orchard Pig – Navelglazer

Gwynt Ddraig – Farmhouse Scrumpy
Sanford Orchards – Devon Mist

Our confirmed Lagers to date are:- Cruzcampo; Asahi; Peroni; Hop House 13;  Pilsner Urquell; Sagres


Saturday 24th August

Hip Hop Hooray; Giroscope; The Pre-Amps; The Stoned Crowes; Taylor Payne (Solo); Sophie G ; Johnson and the Jets; House & Pop DJ sets from Kieran & Reiss

Sunday 25th August

The Shakes; Groovetrain; The Britpop Union; Jamie Lee Harrison; “Khalysis formerly Liv n G” ; House & Pop DJ sets from Kieran & Reiss

Additional Family Entertainment (Sunday only)

Tony Junior – Family magic show & game show; Lee Kyle & Friends – Children’s Comedy show; Creation Station – Arts and Craft class and Go-Kart Party North-east.

Tickets on sale NOW.