Penshaw Bowl

Penshaw Bowl

09/04/2020

Thursday, April 9, 2020

This year’s Penshaw Bowl will take place 12-4pm on Thursday 9th April 2020 at the Amphitheatre in Herrington Country Park. The event includes a traditional egg rolling competition, Active Sunderland Festival and a craft and food market, offering a wide range of food and crafted artisan products from local traders.

Egg rolling competition

The traditional egg rolling competition is free and is open to all children aged 9 and under, please note that the competition will begin with the Age 3 and under category and work up through the ages. The competition is split into two time slots, 1pm and 2.30pm. Please come along with your pre-decorated hard-boiled egg clearly marked with your child's name and age. 

Visitors can also try kite flying, ride the Change4Life team’s smoothie bike and interact with colourful Easter characters along the way.

It's a free event, but please pre-register to take part in the bowl so we can manage numbers.

Click here to register to take part in the egg roll- registrations open at 9am on Monday 17th February

What else is on?

The Active Sunderland Sports Festival will also be on site from 12-4pm to give visitors a chance to try a range of other fun sport and physical activities delivered by local sport and activity providers and the Events & Active Sunderland Team. Entry to the Active Sunderland Festival is just £2 per person, pay on the day, cash only.

 A big thanks to to SAFC, Morrisons and Down at the Farm for the kind donation of Easter eggs for our participants

Thank you to our media partner Sun FM 

Please note that filming and photography will be taking place at this event.

Supported by

Sun FM
Sunderland AFC
Down at the Farm
Morrisons

Did you know?

Sunderland is home of the National Glass Centre - the only UK centre celebrating the history of glass making and providing a world focus for glass. The centre reopened in 2013 after undergoing a major refurbishment.

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