GREAT NORTH RUN MILLION OPENING CEREMONY
On Thursday 4 September, the Newcastle Gateshead Quayside and the River Tyne will be transformed into a huge outdoor arena, marking the start of the official countdown to the millionth finish on Sunday 7 September in South Shields.
With performances by Sting, Mark Knopfler, Chase & Status, The Unthanks, Lords of Lightning and a special appearance by Ant & Dec, this spectacular event tells the inspirational story of the North East, from the dawn of time through to the millionth finish... For more info, click here.
Click here to buy your tickets or buy them from the outlets below, subject to availability:
The Journal Offices, Newcastle upon Tyne
Newcastle Tourist Information Centre
Live Theatre, Newcastle upon Tyne
Sage Gateshead, Gateshead Quays
For details on travel, parking and other FAQs, please click here.