Metrocentre Summer Festival

Our Summer Festival takes place from 11th - 14th August, bringing you a host of fun activities such as BMX & skateboard demonstrations, breakdance performances, a mini-beach, football freestylers, photo opportunities & your chance to WIN a £1,000 Metrocentre Gift Card*!

The JD Half Pipe Show in Exhibition Square

This will be home to a half-pipe ramp which will see BMX, skateboard, scooter and inline skating demos, as well as breakdance performances.

Find out more about timings here

Town Square Activities

Town Square will be the location for a major centre competition, where you could win a £1,000 Metrocentre Gift Card! Simply head over to Town Square, snap a few pics, and scan the QR code to be with a chance of winning! Feeling peckish too? The area will host food sampling opportunities with Wagamama, Hotel Chocolat, Doppio Malto & more!

The beach is back!

Get your buckets and spades out because Metrocentre's beach returns and this time will be located in The Forum (opposite NEXT).

Football is back with Sky

Football is back! Check out the Sky Football freestylers on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th! While you're there take part in Sky’s referee challenges and enter for your chance to win a Sky Glass TV.

If that's not enough....

There will be football freestylers, roaming movie characters inspired by Disney, Paw Patrol, Marvel and your favourite Metrognomes all four days!

PLUS Star Wars inspired characters from the North East Legion on Saturday 13th August!

In addition to all of the fun activities, we will be fundraising for FareShare North East. FareShare North East delivers good food to good causes across the region, helping the most vulnerable communities in the North East. Please feel free to donate at our donation box in Town Square & Exhibition Square.

*Terms & Conditions Apply - Click here for full details around the £1,000 Metrocentre Gift Card Giveaway.