Eldon Square Presents… Carabao Cup Final Activities
Following an incredible victory over Southampton in the Carabao Cup semi-final, Newcastle United have bagged themselves a place in the Final, where they will face Manchester United in the hopes of raising the cup at Wembley Stadium on 26 February 2023.
To show our support, we have a range of opportunities in and around Eldon Square for you to participate in to help us get into the spirit of things before and during the game – Howay the lads!
NUFC Flower Wall Photo Opportunities
Head down to Blacket Bridge, where you will find our brand new NUFC flower wall, lights and balloon arch waiting for you to snap your best poses in front of. Don’t forget to share and tag us in your photos using the #NUFC hashtag or tagging our Instagram account @eldonsquare.
Stripe It Up for the Cup Face Painting
Have your face painted to support NUFC in the Carabao Cup Final from 11am – 3pm on Sunday 26 February. Our team of face painters will be located on Chevy Chase outside John Lewis and Boots, ready and waiting to attempt to paint as many fan faces as possible in return for a small donation to the Newcastle United Foundation.
About Newcastle United Foundation
Newcastle United Foundation is an independent charity using the power of football to inspire, motivate and connect with people across the North East. The charity uses a wide range of deliverables from education, health and wellbeing, sports programmes and community initiatives with the aim to improve mental and physical health, boost learning and career prospects and provide life-changing opportunities for everyone.
Find out more about Newcastle United Foundation here
You might have spotted some familiar flags in and around Eldon Square. If you thought to yourself, I know those flags from a Newcastle United match; then you’d be spot on! A huge shout out to Wor Flags, who have sent some incredible flags to help us celebrate Newcastle United making it to the Carabao Cup final on the 26 Feb. Find out more about Wor Flags here.
Don’t forget to snap and tag us on social media if you spot one!