VIP Gala Dinner Event

Regular price $245.00

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Hilton Newcastle Gateshead

Tue 26th October, 2021

Spend a sensational evening socialising with NASA astronauts Barbara Morgan & Dr. Michael Foale CBE. Hear exclusive stories from behind the scenes at NASA including the story of a space mission gone wrong, when a Russian rocket collided with the Mir Space Station while Mike was aboard.

VIP Pass Includes:

  • 2 x Astronaut Talks with Q&A
  • Photos with astronauts on Arrival
  • 3 Course Meal with drinks provided
  • All proceeds go towards funding underprivileged students

Meet & hear from 2 Astronauts in:


Event Run Down

7 pm Arrival, drinks and reception photo ops with both astronauts

8 pm Intro to the Gala Dinner by host Chris Barber

8.15 - 9.45 pm 3 Course Dinner

9.45-10.30 pm Presentation by astronauts with Q&A

11 pm Finish


  • Support STEM projects in the region
  • Once in a lifetime opportunity to meet two actual astronauts
  • Hear a unique talk by both astronauts
  • Networking event


The VIP Gala dinner will take place at the Hilton Newcastle Gateshead at the Gateshead Suite.

There will be a 3 Course Meal with drinks provided.

- All proceeds will be put towards funding the local Mission Discovery event in Newcastle for underprivileged students, in which students will design a space experiment that will launch on a SpaceX Rocket to the International Space Station (ISS).


Meet the Speakers

Barbara Morgan
NASA Astronaut

Dr. Michael Foale CBE
NASA Astronaut & ISS Commander

Chris Barber
Host, ISSET Founder