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There is always something to see and do in Sunderland; take part in our programme of events and festivals, many of which are free!

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Seaburn Classic Car Show
11/06/2017
A variety of lovingly cared for and restored classic cars will be on display at Seaburn Recreation Park on Sunday 11 June 2017. The show, organised by Sunderland and District Classic Car Club, is...
Active Sunderland BIG Bike Ride
11/06/2017
The Active Sunderland BIG Bike Ride will once again start and finish at St. Peter's Riverside near Sunderland University The 20 and 35 mile rides offer a fantastic variety cycling on mainly off road...
14/06/2017
The ELO Experience are the world's foremost tribute to The Electric Light Orchestra. With a sensational string section, a stunning light show and large screen projection to further enhance the...
14/06/2017
Knitting and Crochet Guild – Textile Demonstration Wednesday 14 June 1pm – 3pm (drop in) Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens Free Join the members of the Sunderland branch of the knitting and...
16/06/2017 to 17/06/2017
English Youth Ballet present Swan Lake   English Youth Ballet has established a formidable reputation for classic dramatic productions of the famous full length classical ballets. EYB gives young...
19/06/2017 to 24/06/2017
Inspired by the 7 smash hit multi-million selling albums of the same name, the West End sell out sensation Dreamboats and Petticoats features some of the greatest hit songs of the rock ‘n’ roll era....
21/06/2017
Join Kath Price in a mat making demonstration inside the museum between 1pm and 3pm.
26/06/2017 to 01/07/2017
Dirty Dancing is back! Exploding with heart-pounding music, breathtaking emotion and sensationally sexy dancing. Seen by millions across the globe this worldwide smash hit tells the classic story of...

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Did you know?

Mowbray Park in Sunderland city centre is one of the oldest parks in the North East. Restored to its former Victorian splendour, it has an intriguing array of art works.

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