Wedding Shows, Fairs & Open Evenings this Spring

Happy New Year! Here at CastleGate, we are gearing up for another great year of events, and looking forward to welcoming many more happy couples celebrating the start of their married lives together. If you’d like to look round the Turbine Hall or discuss your ideas with us, you are welcome any time. Please give us ... Read More

Christmas at CastleGate

Christmas is a-coming! And at CastleGate, we have a number of events to tell you about to help usher in the festive cheer! Whether it be Christmas fairs and last minute pressies you’re after, or a chance to sing some carols with friends and family, we have something for everyone! Kicking off the season is Lou Lou’s Vintage ... Read More

A Dazzling First Wedding Open Evening

Earlier this month we hosted our very first Wedding Open Evening in the Turbine Hall. For couples interested in us as a wedding venue, it was the first opportunity since we launched to view the hall fully dressed for a wedding. And what a success it was! With the help of our magnificent suppliers, we dressed the ... Read More

A Rich Heritage Unveiled

The CastleGate wasn’t always like it is now; a conference centre and a building to serve the people of the City of Newcastle. Standing proudly on Melbourne Street in the heart of Newcastle, it’s a reminder of the heritage of this great city. There are many facets of this Grade II listed building that most people don’t ... Read More

DIY Wedding: Our How-to Guide

Weddings have undergone a complete transformation in recent years and are now a fantastic opportunity to showcase a couple’s personality, their love story or their wildest dreams – there really are no limits these days! At CastleGate we offer a ‘blank canvas’ wedding package as we really want to create a space for you to have ... Read More

Wedding on a Shoestring: Top 10 Tips for Success

August is our ‘Weddings Month’ where we talk all things Weddings! To start off our series of blog posts, Sarah-Jane Ethan (author of Weddings On A Shoestring – The Ultimate Wedding Budget Manual and whose special day we featured in our first blog post) has provided her Top 10 Tips to Success for a Wedding ... Read More

Meet the Team

You may remember that we recently posted about our new Events Manager, Becky Underwood, joining the team. Well we thought we’d take the opportunity to also introduce you to the rest of the CastleGate team. For those of you who don’t already know us, here’s a bit about who we are and what we do: ... Read More

Newcastle Vegan Festival

We’re delighted to be hosting the first Vegan Festival ever to be held in Newcastle upon Tyne on Saturday 26th July 2014, the festival will attract thousands of people from all across the UK! With around 150 companies exhibiting and around 2000 registrations expected, the Newcastle Vegan Festival is set to be the region’s first vegan and ... Read More