Regular Events

Tango Mondays

Every Monday18.30

‘’We enter this world alone. We leave it pretty much the same way. And in-between, a dance we call life. You have to begin by loving tango, to let it go into your veins, until it arrives to your heart. Go to the milongas and dance with different people. Even… Read more »

Open mic night

Open Mic

Every Tuesday8pm

Wondering how to sign up? -Turn up at 8pm and put yourself down on the list with the Open Mic hostess. House guitar & keyboard can be available on request. Can’t be here? Do not despair! Tune yourself in to BAR LOCO OPEN MIC PODCAST every Tuesday from 8pm.

Chess club

Every Sunday6pm

Bar Loco chess club -Friendly & relaxed atmosphere –  Every Sunday from 6pm- All levels welcome!

Jimi Mack

Jimi Mack

Using the release of ‘Familiar Horizons’ as an excuse, the brilliant progressive folk/jazz duo of Jimi Mack,  is leaving Nottingham to pay a visit to Bar Loco, and present you a beautiful evening! ‘Originating from Belfast, Ireland, Jimi Mack is a progressive folk/jazz artist of outstanding calibre that takes a nostalgic… Read more »

Lady Annabella

DJ Lady Annabella

Fri 29th September9pm

Lady Annabella Marczewska of Jesmond is going to fill your evening with Soul, Funk, Surf ans Rock n Roll Tunes!


Book Launch – Alice in Winterland

Thu 5th October19:00

Book Launch: Alice in Winterland by Julie Egdell, published by Smokestack Books. Bar Loco, 22 Leazes Park Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne. Free event. About the book: ‘Growing up in Whitley Bay, Julie Egdell never realised how much she had in common with Lewis Carroll’s Alice. When she went to work… Read more »

PASTURES with Toxic Melons

Fri 6th October21:00

Folk|Rock|Punk|Ska band The Pastures are back at  Bar Loco Newcastle with some new songs for you too.. After working on promotional materials and some new recordings, they have refined their sound ready to play a great headline show which is sure to get everyone dancing! Also on the bill are Baroque|Powerpop|Rock… Read more »

Zorro Gris Milonga

Sat 7th October15:00

I am honoured to invite you to our milonga, which is the only of noon social tango ball in the area. Programme: 3-4pm Milonga style workshop for all levels 4-7pm Social Dance Dj La Mimosa Price: Workshop & Social Dance: £8/students £6 Social Dance: £7/s.£5 Snacks will be provided. System… Read more »

Acoustic Magic

A lovely songwriter night… all originals.. We are hosting this evening and bringing you Two different artists, doing what they do best.

Gaz Brookfield with Joe McCorriston

Wed 18th October19.00

Gaz Brookfield returns to Newcastle to headline Bar Loco, with support from Joe McCorriston. Tickets £6.00

Motion Sickness: Halloween Special!

Fri 27th October20.00

It’s coming up to one of our favourite times of year again…. Halloween! For the last two years, we’ve managed to pull off some of the biggest parties Bar Loco has ever seen and we’re doing the same again with one of our most stacked line-ups to date! First up,… Read more »


Funke and the Two Tone Baby

Sun 5th November19.00

Funke and the Two Tone Baby + ROBOTS WITH SOULS. — This autumn Funke and the Two Tone Baby is back on the road for his fifth countrywide tour. Bringing a unique one-man band mash up of heavy dance beats, roaring blues harmonica, high energy and a sound like no other. From… Read more »