Thursday 7th May 2020

Music confirmed to date – Music will start from 3pm!

Thursday Early Bird special £10

T.B.C – (21:15 – 22:30)

We will be revealing our headliner very soon. (A return of one of your festival favourites).

The Breakfast Club (19:30 – 20:45)

The Breakfast Club are an authentic 80s cover band performing hits from Duran Duran, A-ha, Frankie Goes To  Hollywood, King, Depeche Mode, Simple Minds, Spandau Ballet, Ultravox and much more

Aukestra  (18:05 – 19:05)

“ Get ready to open your mind to the sounds of one of the UK’s most uniquely diverse live acts, the award winning Aukestra.

Expect the unexpected with reimagined funk, pop, disco and soul classics , epic dance music mash-ups, harmony-laden vocals and enough twists and turns to keep everybody excited! Join us live at the 2020 Gateshead Beer Festival where we not only promise to entertain you but we’ll guarantee you’ll go home with a different view on what’s possible in life.

Don’t Be Average, Be Amazing”

Black `n’ Blue (17:00 – 17:40)

A seven piece ‘ Harmony Rock ‘ band based in Newcastle upon Tyne, and play all over the North East of England.

So what exactly is a ‘ Harmony Rock ‘ band ?  Well, we take the best of your favourite songs spanning a period from the 1960’s right through to the present day, put a bit of a spin on them with some fine harmonies from our  fantastic girl singers. Then we  belt them out with the help of 5 guys on guitars, keyboards and drums!

TBC  (16:00 – 16:40)


TBC  (15:15 – 15:40)


Thursday afternoon entertainment comes courtesy of the Sage Silver Programme.

Sage Gateshead’s Silver Programme provides a diverse range of musical activities for people over 50 in a relaxed, friendly and supportive environment.

For more information head to

Please note: All artists are subject to change without notice. Times may be adjusted without notice

Today’s selected charity will be:- TBC