• City of Newcastle

City’s new flagship arts festival unveiled

With a theme of illumination and a tantalising “We Are New” tagline, City of Newcastle has revealed the first details of its flagship arts festival – New Annual.


To be held from 12-21 February 2021, the inaugural event will celebrate the depth of talent in Newcastle’s thriving cultural and arts sector.

Lord Mayor Nuatali Nelmes said New Annual would become a dynamic addition to Newcastle’s social calendar.