What’s on in Newcastle & the Hunter this weekend? Aug 8 – 10

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It’s another great weekend of events and live entertainment in Newcastle and around the Hunter. From Alex Lloyd at Lizotte’s to picking up a bargain at the many local markets, we’ve got all the information you need about what’s on in Newcastle this weekend.

The Big Events

Alex Lloyd (acoustic mode)
Date: 08/08/2014
Venue: Lizotte’s Newcastle

Benj Axwel EP Launch
Date: 08/08/2014
Venue: The Cambridge Hotel

Dusty The Concert
Date: 09/08/2014
Venue: Lizotte’s Newcastle

Mitchell Coombes
Date: 09/08/2014
Venue: Wests New Lambton

A tribute to the Rolling Stones – Exile On Main St
Date: 10/08/2014
Venue: Lizotte’s Newcastle

Coolio
Date: 10/08/2014
Venue: King Street Hotel

Mudgee Wine & Food Festival at Balmoral Beach
Date: 10/08/2014
Venue: Balmoral Beach

Markets

Saturday 9th of August

Maitland Harvest Markets – 8am to 1pm. Maitland Showground

Hamilton Family Markets  – Beaumont St Hamilton

Hamilton Clock Tower Markets

Sunday 10th of August

Bay Lions Club Markets – 8am – 1pm – John Street Car Park Warners Bay

Newcastle City Farmers Market

Adamstown Markets –  7am to noon. Corner of Glebe and Brunker roads, Adamstown

Cinema at The Regal

FRIDAY 8th of AUGUST

7.30pm – THE WIND RISES (PG)

A pacifist film about real-life aeronautical engineer Jiro Horikoshi who understands that his country is headed for disaster but still pursues his dream of designing aircraft. Japanese language, English subtitles. Nominated BEST ANIMATED FEATURE, 2014 Oscars + 20 min short film AN AMERICAN PIANO, written by Novocastrian Hamish Downie.

SATURDAY 9th of AUGUST

12pm – JERSEY BOYS (M)

Four young men from the wrong side of the tracks come together to form the iconic pop group THE FOUR SEASONS.Directed by Academy Award winner CLINT EASTWOOD.

3pm – THE WIND RISES (PG)

A pacifist film about real-life aeronautical engineer Jiro Horikoshi who understands that his country is headed for disaster but still pursues his dream of designing aircraft. Japanese language, English subtitles. Nominated BEST ANIMATED FEATURE, 2014 Oscars + 20 min short film AN AMERICAN PIANO, written by Novocastrian Hamish Downie.

7.30pm – CALVARY (M)

A good priest on Ireland’s west coast, Brandon Gleeson is held to blame for the sins of his fellow bad priests by his own parishioners, one of whom enters the confessional and threatens to kill him in a week’s time. A stunning black comedy from the makers of THE GUARD. Stars Chris O’Dowd (The IT Crowd), Dylan Moran (Black Books), Kelly Reilly (Mrs Henderson Presents) and Aiden Gillen (Game of Thrones).

SUNDAY 10th of AUGUST

12pm – FROZEN SING-A-LONG (G)

Includes small drink, small chips and small chocolate. This session just $6!

3pm – JERSEY BOYS (M)

Four young men from the wrong side of the tracks come together to form the iconic pop group THE FOUR SEASONS.Directed by Academy Award winner CLINT EASTWOOD.

6pm – SUNSHINE ON LEITH (PG)

A jubilant, heartfelt musical that follows one tight-knit Scottish family and the three couples bound to it as they experience the joys and heartache that eventuate all relationships. Set to the foot-tapping music of pop-folk band The Proclaimers.

The Gig Guide

The Friday Gig Guide

5 SAWYERS – DJ PATSAN – 9:00 PM
BEACHCOMBER HOTEL – KIRSTY LARKIN – 6.00PM
BELMONT 16’S – JUMPIN JUKEBOX – 8:30PM
BELMORE HOTEL – MARDMAX – 9:30PM
BERO BOWLO – INCOGNITO – 8:00 PM
CESSNOCK LEAGUES CLUB – THE NICK RASCHKE DUO – 8:00PM
CHARLESTOWN BOWLING CLUB – DAVE CARTER – 8:00PM
CLUB MACQUARIE – SNAPE & SON – 7:30 PM
COMMERCIAL HOTEL @ BOOLAROO – KAZZI WATERS – 6.00PM
CROWN & ANCHOR HOTEL – PETE HIBBERT – 8:00 PM
DENMAN HOTEL @ DENMAN – THE PIRANHA BROTHERS – 8.00PM
DUKE OF WELLINGTON – DR. ZOOM DUO – 8:30PM
EXCHANGE HOTEL – GRAND THEFT AUDIO – 10:00 PM
FAMILY HOTEL @ MAITLAND – BACK 2 ROCK – 8.30PM
FINNEGANS – RESIDENT DJS – 12.00AM
GATESHEAD TAVERN – DEFACED – 8.00PM
GREAT NORTHERN TRADING POST – SODA – 8:15 PM
HOTEL JESMOND – DEUCE – 8:30PM
JUNCTION HOTEL – HAYDEN JOHNS – 8:00 PM
KARUAH RSL – DAVE LIVE! – 7:00 PM
LAKE MACQUARIE TAVERN – TOM BUCKLEY – 7:30PM
LAKESIDE VILLAGE TAVERN – SAM IDOLS – 8.30PM
LASS O GOWRIE – SHADY NASTY –
LIZOTTE’S NEWCASTLE – ALEX LLOYD (ACOUSTIC MODE) –
MATTARA HOTEL – LENNIE LIVE – 7.30PM
OCEAN BEACH HOTEL – PETE GELZINNIS – 6:30PM
OLD PUB WOY WOY – ALLSTAR – 8.00PM
PLOUGH INN – JAMES NALDO – 8.00PM
SEAROCK @ SHOALBAY – PETE GILCHRIST – 6.00PM
SETTLERS ARMS HOTEL @ WEST GOSFORD – JJ EMERSON – 7.30PM
SHOAL BAY RESORT – COUNTRY CLUB HOTEL – THE FLICKS – 9.00PM
SHORTLAND HOTEL – TY – 8:00PM
SOLDIERS POINT BOWLING CLUB – BRAZILLIAN BROTHERS – 7.30PM
THE CAMBRIDGE HOTEL – BENJ AXWEL EP LAUNCH –
MARK HOTEL – FUNKAPEDIA – 8:30PM
TORONTO DIGGERS – PAUL WATTERS –
WALLSEND DIGGERS (RSL) – THE BIG BANG QUARTET – 8:30 PM
WANGI WORKERS – DEAN DEE –
WARNERS AT THE BAY – LOOSE BAZOOKA – 9:00PM
WARNERS BAY HOTEL – WBH RESIDENT DJS – 9.00PM
WESTS LEAGUES CLUB – MARK WELLS DUO – 9:30PM
WESTS NELSON BAY DIGGERS (RSL) – DALEY HOLLIDAY – 9:30PM
WESTS NEW LAMBTON – THE PIANO LOUNGE – WARREN HUNTER – 4:00PM
WICKHAM PARK HOTEL – DV8 – 9:00 PM
WINDSOR CASTLE HOTEL – THE ANDY SHOW – 8:00PM

The Saturday Gig Guide

5 SAWYERS – SEAN ANDREWS – 9:00PM
ANNA BAY TAVERN – JAYBEE DUO – 8.00PM
AVON VALLEY INN – ANGEL GEAR – 8.00PM
BAY HOTEL – KADENCE DUO – 8:30PM
BEACHCOMBER HOTEL – SHAWN LIDSTER – 7.00PM
BELLEVUE HOTEL @ TUNCURRY – ALLAN FREIHAUT – 6.30PM
BELMONT 16 FOOTERS – SNAPE BROTHERS – 8:45 PM
BELMONT 16’S – THE SNAPE BROTHERS – 8:30PM
BELMORE HOTEL – DAN RUNCHEL & FRIENDS – 9:30 PM
BERO BOWLO – WICKED – 8:00 PM
CENTRAL HOTEL @ STROUD – JOHN LARDER – 8.00PM
CESSNOCK LEAGUES CLUB – IGUANA – 8:00 PM
DUKE OF WELLINGTON – DANIEL ARVIDSON – 8:30PM
EXCHANGE HOTEL – SUNDAYS RECORD – 10:00 PM
FINNEGANS – JANEYS ALIBI – 8.30PM
FINNEGANS – RESIDENT DJS – 12.00AM
HEXHAM BOWLING CLUB – HAYDEN JOHNS – 7:00PM
HOTEL JESMOND – THE BAD & THE UGLY – 8:30PM
IRON HORSE INN – TOM BUCKLEY – 8:00PM
LASS O GOWRIE – PIRRA –
LIZOTTE’S NEWCASTLE – DUSTY THE CONCERT –
LONG JETTY HOTEL – THE DECK – PETE GAUCI – 3.00PM
MARK HOTEL – HOLLY WILSON – 8:30 PM
MATTARA HOTEL – SHOWTIME DISCO & KARAOKE – 7.30PM
NAGS HEAD – HP DUO – 9:00 PM
PEDENS HOTEL @ CESSNOCK – ROCK OZ – 8.30PM
REGAL KURRI HOTEL – DEFACED – 8.00PM
ROYAL FEDERAL HOTEL – GREG BRYCE & THE BAD BAD THINGS – 8:30PM
ROYAL HOTEL @ DENMAN – THE ZILLERS – 8.15PM
RUTHERFORD HOTEL – ZAC AND BEN – 8.00PM
SEAROCK @ SHOALBAY – MURRAY BYFIELD – 6.00PM
SETTLERS ARMS HOTEL @ WEST GOSFORD – ANGE MURPHY – 7.30PM
SHOAL BAY RESORT – COUNTRY CLUB HOTEL – WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT – 9.00PM
SHOAL BAY RESORT – SANDY FOOT BAR – KIRSTY LARKIN – 11.00AM
SKI RIDER HOTEL – HOWIE AND ALEX – 8.30PM
SOUTH LEAGUES CLUB – VELVET TWO – 8:00PM
SWANSEA RSL – DOUBLE IMPACT – 7:30 PM
THE BRADFORD – GLAM SLAM – 8.00PM
THE POURHOUSE – MAITLAND – CASHO – 7.00PM
TILLIGERRY RSL – JAMES NALDO – 6.30PM
TORONTO DIGGERS – RUSSELL HULL –
WALLSEND DIGGERS (RSL) – MOONLIGHT DRIVE – 8:30 PM
WANGI DISTRICT WORKERS CLUB – PETE HIBBERT – 7:30PM
WANGI WORKERS – PETE HIBBERT –
WARNERS AT THE BAY – THE CRUISERS – 8:30 PM
WARNERS BAY HOTEL – 4 LETTER WORD – 8.30PM
WESTS LEAGUES CLUB – DR. ZOOM DUO – 9:30PM
WESTS NELSON BAY DIGGERS (RSL) – 2GOODREASONS – 9:30PM
WESTS NEW LAMBTON – THE MARBLE BAR – DR ZOOM – 9:30PM
WESTS NEW LAMBTON – THE PIANO LOUNGE – STUART HAMILTON – 4:00PM
WESTS NEW LAMBTON – THJE STARLIGHT ROOM – MITCHELL COOMBES – 7.30PM
WICKHAM PARK HOTEL – THE YEARS – 9:00 PM
WINDSOR CASTLE HOTEL – SCRATCH – 8:00PM

The Sunday Gig Guide

5 SAWYERS – DJ JONATHAN – 5:00PM
BALMORAL BEACH – MUDGEE WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL AT BALMORAL BEACH –
BEACHCOMBER HOTEL – ROMNEY WATTS – 1.00PM
BELMONT 16’S – RICH & FAMOUS – 3:00PM
CATHO PUB – LEEROY AND THE RATS – 1.00PM
CHARLESTOWN BOWLING CLUB – MARK WELLS – 3:00PM
CROWN & ANCHOR HOTEL – HAYDEN JOHNS – 5:00PM
GATESHEAD TAVERN – CASH AND CO – 3.00PM
LAKE MACQUARIE YACHT CLUB – MATT GAUDRY – 1:30PM
LASS O GOWRIE – MODEL YOUTH – 3:00 PM
LIZOTTE’S NEWCASTLE – A TRIBUTE TO THE ROLLING STONES – EXILE ON MAIN ST –
LONG JETTY HOTEL – THE DECK – OPEN MIC DAY WITH KATE KEIGHRAN – 1.00PM
MARK HOTEL – LOVE THAT HAT – 4:00PM
NELSON BAY DIGGERS (RSL) – HOLLY WILSON – 2:00PM
NEWCASTLE CRUISING YACHT CLUB – THOMAS LAWSON – 1:30 PM
ROYAL HOTEL @ SINGLETON – LENNIE AND CARTER – 1.00PM
ROYAL MOTOR YACHT CLUB – TORONTO – BEN WOODHAM – 1.00PM
SEAROCK @ SHOALBAY COURTYARD – THE GLEESONS – 1.00PM
SEAROCK @ SHOALBAY COURTYARD – SAS AND THE BOSS – 6.30PM
SUMMERLAND SPORTIES RECREATION CLUB – DANIEL ARVIDSON – 3:00PM
THE BRADFORD – MAITLAND COMEDY CLUB – 2.00PM
WARNERS BAY HOTEL – DALEY HOLIDAY. – 3.00PM

 

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