5 Sawyers Thursday, Byren, Bodie. Friday, DJ Justeez, Kylie Jane. Saturday, DJ Searly. Sunday, CrocQ Duo.
48 Watt Street Friday, Bob Evans.
Adamstown Uniting Church Friday, Rachel Collis & Band. Sunday, Dorian Mode Trio.
Anna Bay Tavern Saturday, Bliss Bomb. Sunday, Jamie Martens.
Argenton Hotel Sunday, Sundays Record Duo.
Australia Hotel Cessnock Saturday, The 3.
Avon Valley Inn Saturday, Xyz.
The Barn Adamstown Thursday, Jason Lowe.
Battlesticks Bar Saturday, John Larder.
Beach Hotel Friday, Jump. Saturday, Jam Store. Sunday, Mark Wells.
Bellbird Hotel Friday, Matt McLaren. Sunday, Pete McCredie.
Belmont 16s Friday, Matchbox, Tom Christie. Saturday, The Years, Bobby C. Sunday, Klassic Blak.
Belmont Hotel Friday, Jake Daulby.
Belmore Hotel Saturday, Shivoo.
Beresfield Bowling Club Friday, Project X. Saturday, Solid Gold Party.
Bimbadgen Saturday, Kylie Minogue, Jake Shears (US), Hatchie.
Blueys Nelson Bay Friday, Simon King. Saturday, Craig Thommo.
The Bradford Friday, Jamie Martens Duo. Saturday, All Access 80s.
Burwood Inn Friday, The Andy Show. Saturday, Ngariki. Sunday, Austin Mackay.
Cambridge Hotel Friday, Butterfingers (main room), Vanilla Gorilla, Mild West, Southern End, Belle Badi (warehouse). Saturday, Julia Jacklin, Olympia, Annie Hamilton. Sunday, Up Down after party (main room), Hollie Col (warehouse).
Cardiff RSL Club Saturday, Kick INXS tribute.
Catho Pub Saturday, John Larder. Sunday, The Years.
Central Leagues Club Friday, Anyerin. Saturday, Tom Christie.
Central Hotel Stroud Saturday, Blues Bombers.
Cessnock Leagues Club Friday, Jessica Cain. Saturday, The Faves.
Civic Theatre Friday, Katie Noonan's Elixir & Michael Leunig. Saturday, The Killer Queen Experience.
Clarendon Hotel Friday, Zane Penn.
Club Catalina Sunday, Mark Lee.
Club Lemon Tree Friday, Jim Overend. Saturday, Barracuda.
Club Maitland City Friday, Geoff Kendall.
Colliery Inn Friday, Damien. Sunday, Mick Jones.
Commercial Hotel Boolaroo Friday, Maryanne Rex.
Commercial Hotel Morpeth Friday, Spank N The Monkey. Saturday, Jason Paris.
Customs House Friday, Brien McVernon. Sunday, Anyerin.
Cypress Lakes Saturday, Matt Semmens.
D'Albora Marina Sunday, Karen O'Shea.
Duke Of Wellington Friday, Pistol Pete. Saturday, Jackson Broadway. Sunday, Brendan & Meaghan Murphy.
East Cessnock Bowling Club Thursday, Snowy Robson. Saturday, DJ Cotton.
East Maitland Bowling Club Friday, All Access 80's. Saturday, 24 Hours. Sunday, Zane Penn.
Easts Leisure & Golf Club Sunday, Max Jackson.
Edgeworth Bowling Club Saturday, Something From Nothing - Foo Fighters Tribute Show.
Edgeworth Tavern Friday, Barracuda. Saturday, The Way.
Exchange Hotel Saturday, The Black Parade emo party, Scotty Doesn't Know: 90s & 00s Punk Night.
Family Hotel Maitland Friday, Zac and Ben. Saturday, The Bad and The Ugly.
Finnegans Sunday, The Irish Wolfhounds.
Gallipoli Legion Club Sunday, Ryan Daley.
Gateshead Tavern Friday, Smoke N Mirrors. Sunday, Darren Rolling Keys Duo.
General Roberts Hotel Saturday, Jamie Martens.
George Tavern Friday, Max Jackson. Saturday, Kristy James Duo.
Grain Store Sunday, J.J King.
Grand Hotel Tuesday, Georgie Jones.
Grand Junction Hotel Friday, Zombonimo, Smacked Youth. Sunday, Milestones.
Great Northern Hotel Teralba Friday, Phil McKnight. Saturday, The Smarts.
Great Northern Hotel Newcastle Friday, Daniel Arvidson. Saturday, The Gleesons.
Greta Workers Club Friday, The Hops.
Gunyah Hotel Saturday, Sundays Record.
Hamilton Station Hotel Thursday, Snakepit, Masochist, Fatalist, Bali Belly. Friday, The Desert Sea, Whoopie Cat, Time On Earth. Saturday, UNI/VS, Above, Below, The Wandering, Bloom. Sunday, Blindgirls, Obat Batuk, Suppressant, Body Melt, Boudicca.
Harrigan’s Pokolbin Friday, Overload. Saturday, Brendan Murphy, Voyage of Irish Dance, Project X. Sunday, Get Giggy Pipe Band, Voyage of Irish Dance.
Hexham Bowling Club Saturday, The Blue Water Cowboys.
Honeysuckle Hotel Friday, Uptown. Saturday, Vogue. Sunday, Matt McLaren.
Hotel Cessnock Friday, Justin Banks.
Hotel Delany Friday, Kaylah Anne.
Hotel Jesmond Friday, Shaka.
Imperial Hotel Maitland Friday, Dave Carter. Saturday, Paparazzi. Sunday, Erin Re-Jigged, The Irish Clovers Band.
Jewells Tavern Friday, Hornet. Saturday, The Rumour Trio.
Kent Hotel Friday, Gen-X. Saturday, The Core. Sunday, Brendan & Meaghan Murphy, Crawfish Stew.
King Edward Park Saturday, The Drop ft. Angus and Julia Stone, Ball Park Music, Hockey Dad, Client Liaison, Alex The Astronaut.
King Street Hotel Friday, Toneshifterz. Saturday, Surian, Jayteehazard, BMAR, Matt Cussen, GALI, Esqué, Johnny Trypas.
Kurri Bowling Club Saturday, Karen O'Shea.
Lake Macquarie Tavern Friday, Jason Bone.
Lake Macquarie Yacht Club Friday, Craig Thommo, Romney Watts.
Lakeside Village Tavern Saturday, The V Dubs.
Lambton Park Hotel Friday, Prahlad. Saturday, Little Cents. Sunday, Sarah Christine.
Lass O’Gowrie Thursday, Black Stone from The Sun, Lady Petrol. Friday, e4444e, Bodie Sauce, Yev Kassem. Saturday, Bitchcraft, Boudicca, The Med Heads.
Lizotte’s Thursday, Luke Kidgell. Friday, Damien Leith. Saturday, Monterey Pop Festival. Sunday, Ronn Moss (lunch), Sara Storer (dinner).
Lucky Hotel Friday, Howard Shearman. Saturday, Kylie Jane. Sunday, Sunday Soul Sessions.
Mark Hotel Friday, Georgie James.
Mary Ellen Hotel Friday, Alias. Saturday, Triple Zero.
Maryland Tavern Saturday, 2GoodReasons.
Mattara Hotel Saturday, Hayden Johns.
Mavericks On The Bay Friday, Chad Shuttleworth. Saturday, Anthony Lee. Sunday, ROX.
Mavericks On Darby Friday, Nano. Saturday, The New Cool Duo.
Mayfield Ex-Services Friday, Darren Rolling Keys. Saturday, The Leadbellies.
Metropolitan Hotel Maitland Friday, Overdrive. Saturday, Presidential Suite.
Mezz Bar at Wallsend Diggers Friday, Bryce, Heney & Hazzard, DJ Angelo. Saturday, Cruzers, DJ 88. Sunday, Kaylah Anne.
Morisset Country Club Sunday, Oran Vir.
Murray’s Brewery Saturday, Amy Fredes. Sunday, Prahlad Little.
Nag’s Head Hotel Friday, Anthony Lee. Saturday, Robbie T.
Nelson Bay Diggers Friday, Jade Holland Band. Saturday, Spank N The Monkey. Sunday, Emily Smith.
Nelson Bay Golf Club Saturday, Joel Oakhill.
Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club Sunday, Love That Hat.
Newcastle Foreshore Saturday, Live At The Foreshore ft. Leo Sayer (UK), Kate Ceberano, Marcia Hines, Shannon Noll, 1927, Jets Play Jets, Thirsty Merc, Pseudo Echo, Wendy Matthews, The Badloves, Eurogliders, Mi-Sex, Dale Ryder, DV8. Up Down Festival ft. The Bloody Beetroots (ITA), Adrian Lux, Carmada, The Jillionaire (TT), Kilter, Kota Banks, Motez & more.
Newcastle Hotel Friday, Bag Raiders. Saturday, The Drop after party.
Northern Star Hotel Friday, Murph. Saturday, John O’Reilly. Sunday, Piscin, John Larder.
Pedens Cessnock Saturday, Troy Kemp.
Pippis At The Point Friday, City Beats Duo, Ryan Daley. Saturday, Mardmax. Sunday, Jake Davey.
Plough Inn Friday, Sami Cooke.
Potters Brewery Friday, Jake Davey.
Prince of Wales Hotel Friday, Ngariki. Saturday, Ryan Daley.
Queens Wharf Hotel Friday, Phonic Trio. Saturday, Lithium. Sunday, Fish Fry, Wharf Life.
Quill & Compass Friday, Coral Lee & Neptunes Tide Machine.
Railway Hotel Cessnock Sunday, The V Dubs.
Raymond Terrace Bowling Club Sunday, Chad Shuttleworth.
Royal Federal Hotel Branxton Saturday, Overload.
Royal Hotel Singleton Sunday, Kristo and King.
Royal Motor Yacht Club Toronto Sunday, Mark Bishop.
Rutherford Hotel Saturday, Bob Allan.
Salamander Tavern Friday, Redline.
Seabreeze Hotel Saturday, Gen-R-8. Sunday, Mardy Leith.
Shaft Tavern Friday, The DuoTones. Saturday, Redline.
Shoal Bay Country Club Friday, Mick Jones. Saturday, Hurricane Fall.
Shortland Hotel Friday, ROX. Saturday, Pete Gelzinnis.
Soldiers Point Bowling Club Friday, Todd Schmoo. Saturday, Jumpin Jukebox Trio.
Spinning Wheel Hotel Friday, Triple Zero.
Stag and Hunter Hotel Thursday, Moulettes (UK), Batterie. Friday, Numidia, Echo Del Tusker, Comacozer. Saturday, Stormcellar.
Star Hotel Friday, Soda. Saturday, Marissa & Jacob.
Stockton RSL Club Saturday, 2 Left Feet.
Swansea Hotel Sunday, Secret Society.
Swansea RSL Club Saturday, Maryanne Rex Duo. Sunday, Murray Byfield.
Swansea-Belmont Surf Life Saving Club Sunday, Kylie Jane.
Swansea Workers Club Friday, Bliss Bomb. Saturday, Romney Watts. Sunday, Nick Read.
Sydney Junction Hotel Friday, Any Excuse. Saturday, Brien McVernon & The Rockets. Sunday, Rocket.
Tea Gardens Hotel Saturday, Phil McKnight.
Tilligerry RSL Friday, Jackson Broadway. Sunday, John O'Reilly, Mark Lee.
Toronto Hotel Friday, Troy Kemp.
Toronto Workers Saturday, The Lamplighters.
Victoria Hotel Hinton Saturday, Daniel Arvidson. Sunday, Bobby C.
Vincent St Kitchen & Bar Cessnock Friday, Dos Eager. Saturday, Kristo and King. Sunday, Sunday Soul Sessions.
Wangi Hotel Sunday, Jackson Halliday.
Wangi Wangi RSL Club Sunday, Cotton, Sax & Strings.
Warners At The Bay Friday, Joel Procter. Saturday, Zane Penn Duo.
Warners Bay Sports Club Sunday, James Paul.
Wests Cardiff Saturday, Trancemission.
Wests New Lambton Thursday, Angamus. Friday, Snape Trilogy. Saturday, Anthology.
Wests NEX Friday, Marissa +1. Saturday, Jade Holland Trio.
Wickham Park Hotel Thursday, Brien McVernon & Ngariki. Friday, Mal Eastick. Saturday, Nano, Karen Lee Andrews, Jay Power. Sunday, Codi Kaye, Hurricane Fall.
Windale Gateshead Bowling Club Friday, Vegas. Saturday, Swing Company.
Windsor Castle Hotel Saturday, Pete Hibbert.
A Dog's Way Home (PG) A dog called Bella is found in a construction site and has to overcome the struggles of being an outlawed Pitbull.
A Star Is Born (M) Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers - and falls in love with - struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer, until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. (Lake Cinema)
Captain Marvel (M) Carol Danvers, a former US Air Force fighter pilot has her DNA fused with that of a Kree during an accident, leading her to question her past when Earth is caught in a galactic war between two alien races.
Fighting With My Family (M) A former wrestler and his family make a living performing at small venues around the country while his kids dream of joining World Wrestling Entertainment.
Free Solo (M) Follow Alex Honnold as he becomes the first person to ever free solo climb Yosemite's 3,000ft high El Capitan Wall. With no ropes or safety gear, he completed arguably the greatest feat in rock climbing history.
Green Book (M) The story of a working-class Italian-American bouncer who takes on a job as a chauffeur for a highly-educated African-American classical pianist. The mismatched pair embark on a two-month tour of concert venues in the racially-charged south.
Hotel Mumbai (MA) The true story of the victims and survivors of the devastating attacks on Mumbai in 2008. A story which fearlessly tackles the defining global issues of our time.
Ladies In Black (PG) Adapted from the bestselling novel by Madeleine St John, Ladies in Black is an alluring and tender-hearted comedy drama about the lives of a group of department store employees in 1959 Sydney. (Lake Cinema)
Sometimes Always Never (PG) A detective fantasy-family drama where a love of words helps a father reconnect with a missing son.
The Front Runner (M) In 1987, US Senator Gary Hart's presidential campaign is derailed when he's caught in a scandalous love affair. (Lake Cinema)
The Lego Movie 2 (PG) The Second Part reunites the heroes of Bricksburg in an all new action-packed adventure to save their beloved city.
What Men Want (M) A woman is boxed out by the male sports agents in her profession, but gains an unexpected edge over them when she develops the ability to hear their thoughts.
Dogfight: The Musical A marine having a last night out in San Francisco before going to Vietnam is attracted to a waitress he meets; musical by composers Benj Pasek and Justin Paul. Newcastle Theatre Company, at the NTC Theatre, Lambton. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday at 8pm, until March 23, plus 2pm Saturday.
Newcastle 2019 Fringe Festival 23 different theatre, music, cabaret, and comedy acts, presented at seven venues and including 10 local acts and 13 groups performing in Newcastle for the first time. Wednesday, March 20, to Sunday, March 24. Details at www.newcastlefringe.com.au.
Peter Helliar Live Television personality, actor and comic Peter Helliar presents his latest stand-up comedy show. Charlestown Bowling Club, Friday, 8pm.
Two Two actors, one male, the other female, play the married owners of a country pub and 12 of the very different people who come there; amusing and moving comedy-drama by Jim Cartwright. Ensemble Theatre, at Cessnock Performing Arts Centre. Saturday, at 8pm.
The Vicar of Dibley An English community are horrified when their church sends them a female vicar, but she gradually wins them over; comedy adapted from a television series. Theatre on Brunker, at St Stephen’s Hall, Adamstown. Friday and Saturday, until April 6, dinner and show 7pm, show at 8pm. Show only on Sundays, March 24 and 31, at 2pm.