Enter the Labyrinth Ball

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 8:00 pm

Sure, NYWF is ostensibly about “writing”, but everyone knows that it’s all really about the ball. A much loved tradition, this year’s ball is ready to get fantastical, masked, and ghoulish. Prepare to enter the labyrinth …


Festival Game

Thursday, September 29, 2016
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

A festival-wide game that'll make you forget all about Pokemon Go! Get to know Newcastle in a way you never thought you would. Join in on Twitter: @play_get_lost

Birthday Party

Saturday, October 1, 2016
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Ever wanted to throw a birthday party for someone you don't know? Now's your chance!

Careers Day

Saturday, October 1, 2016
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

A careers fair like no other. Learn about legal stuff, money stuff, and all the nuts and bolts freelancing stuff.

The John Burgess Game Show Tribute Show

Sunday, October 2, 2016
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Come on down. Is that a donkey in the oven? No, it's Varcoe's catch phrase. Want to be a millionaire?