The Get North Family Expo is a huge, free event dedicated to kids and feeding their infinite imaginations. A mash-up of interactive activities, it will raise eyebrows, open minds and expand horizons.
Delve a little deeper into the fun stuff by signing up for these free family activity sessions aimed at 7-14 year olds.
There’s everything from design-your-own driverless car and scribble bot to footie in the park with NUFC. It’s a chance for kids to indulge in hobbies they already love and stumble across new things they didn’t even know about.
10.00 & 13.30 - Autonomous Vehicle Challenge - See what’s next for cars of the future by developing and programming your very own driverless vehicle.
10.00, 11.15, 12.45 & 14.00 - The Gadget Factory - Calling the next generation of engineers and inventors! Get inspired with this crash course in circuitry and electronics.
10.00, 11.15, 12.45 & 14.00 - Coding, robotics and 3D printing - Explore the world of coding creations, 3D pen design, 3D printing and meet a robot along the way!
10.00, 11.15, 12.45 & 14.00 - Art-bots - Join house of Objects and think gadgets, hands-on activities and getting creative. Make your own art-bot out of an Aladdin’s cave of recycled materials!
10.00, 11.15, 12.45 & 14.00 - Football in the park - Train with the professionals from Newcastle United Foundation. Head to the park for a fun kick about and to pick up some new tricks and skills.
Please note: Tickets are required for each child taking part in the activity session- accompanying adults do not require a ticket but are expected to remain with their children during the session.