Stage Times

Hey music fans! Not long now until the big day; Bernicia Festival 2013. Here’s a bit of info for you about opening times, and the running order for each stage: Doors and wristband exchange (in the entrance to The Customs House) will be open from 11.30am. Vintage Village and all other areas will open at […]

Bernicia Rising: Win a Spot on Our Main Stage

At Bernicia Festival, we’re all about shining a spotlight on homegrown talent, which is why this year we’ll be staging the first ever Bernicia Rising. The sister event to South Shield’s Bernicia Festival, Bernicia Rising is a showcase event for young local talent, which allows acts to bag a spot at the festival itself on […]

Bernicia Line Up Announcement

Bernicia Festival are proud to announce their line-up for their inaugural year. Taking place on Sunday August 4th at The Customs House, South Shields, we are delighted to be joined by some of the best artists the North East has to offer. Headlining the festival will be Little Comets. One of the best and most […]

Calling All Vintage Lovers…

Into vintage? Arty type? Retro collector? Make your own clothes, jewelry, or other interesting stuff? Excellent, because we want you. (Not like that.) To accompany the outstanding musical talent we’ll be hosting, we’re looking for retailers of the vintage, DIY, crafty and kitschy variety to be part of the festival’s Vintage Village. If you think […]

Kittle PR, in association with The Customs House and South Tyneside Council, are thrilled to announce the arrival of a new event to the area’s summer calendar. Sunday August 4th 2013 sees the inception of Bernicia, South Shields’ own alternative arts festival. Hosted in The Customs House, the riverside’s historic arts venue, Bernicia will bring […]