Popular Pop-Up Venue Brings Unique Entertainment, Festive Drinks, Traditional Irish Themes & Delicious Food to Newcastle City Centre

Lazy Bear Tipi Bar is thrilled to announce its grand return for the second year, bringing even more festive cheer and entertainment to Newcastle’s city centre.

After welcoming over 30,000 visitors in 2022, the much-loved pop-up venue is set to open its doors on Friday October 20th 2023, promising a season filled with merriment, artisan food, live music, and a delightful array of winter warmers.

Lazy Bear will also be the perfect pre and post match destination. And, as part of the grand re-opening weekend, there will also be special match day deals for Newcastle United’s home game this Saturday 20th October – where they take on Crystal Palace in the Premier League.

Lazy Bear, located outside central station, in the heart of Newcastle, is known for providing a unique entertainment space that captures the essence of the holiday season. With cosy blankets, fire pits, and plenty of comfortable seating, visitors can expect a warm and inviting atmosphere that invites them to relax and enjoy the festivities.

The Irish themed tipi will have live music every night, a full collection of the best Irish whiskey, Irish coffees u and ice cold Guinness.

One of the highlights of Lazy Bear’s seasonal offerings is its delectable menu. Artisan pop-up food suppliers, Scream For Pizza, will be on hand to serve up an incredible menu of artisan pizzas including a Lazy Bear special. Guests can tantalise their taste buds with these mouth-watering creations, ensuring a delightful culinary experience.

To complement the food offerings, Lazy Bear will feature live music performances every night by top local artists and performers. The entertainment line-up promises to add to the vibrant atmosphere and make every visit an unforgettable experience.

Thirsty patrons can choose from a selection of delicious drinks, including beer options such as Madri, Guinness, Cold River, and Atlantic Pale Ale – and of course Prosecco plus a wide range of cocktails.

Lazy Bear’s seasonal drinks menu also includes spectacular hot chocolates, mulled wine, and cider, in addition to a full bar, teas, coffees, and soft drinks. During the daytime, the pop-up venue transforms into a cosy cafe, offering a haven for those looking to escape the cold.

Lazy Bear is the perfect place to immerse yourself in the festive spirit. Whether you’re sipping a spectacular hot chocolate, relaxing with friends and family, grabbing a drink with colleagues after work, or taking a break from Christmas shopping, Lazy Bear promises a truly enchanting experience.

Lazy Bear Tipi Bar will be open from midday until late every day of the week, starting on October 18, 2023. Reservations are available with a deposit and can be booked online at:

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