Saturday, September 24, 2016 to Saturday, November 5, 2016
Bigger and brighter than ever before, Sunderland Illuminations will take place in Roker Park and along the seafront from 24 September until 5 November.
This year's event will see all of Roker Park being used for a whole host of new and exciting features, including pirates, dinosaurs and fairies, as well as old favourites including the Sunderland Tap and a Sea of Stars on the lake,.
A small entrance fee for Roker Park has also been introduced for the first time this year, with a cost of £1 for everyone (children aged 2 and under are free).
For full details on the activities taking place, how to get there and how to buy tickets, click here
Please note, there will be no car parking available in the streets surrounding the event.