What's on

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

What's on today? What's on this week?

E.g., 21/01/2020
E.g., 21/01/2020
Bring to Light
14/09/2019 to 16/09/2020
Collections Gallery Across world cultures and time, glass and ceramics have been used as materials to make objects that contain light. These objects are practical, they keep us safe from open flame...
Through the Looking Glass
19/10/2019 to 08/03/2020
Although we rarely stop to acknowledge their presence, windows are part of our day to day life and for the majority of us, they are our most regular connection to glass as a material. In this...
Washington Theatre Group Pantomime
10/01/2020 to 25/01/2020
Washington Theatre Groups ever popular annual pantomime returns. ‘Oh yes it does!, tickets go on sale on Monday 30 September. Friday and Saturdays only Fridays 7.30pm Saturdays 2pm + 7.30pm Tickets £...
21/01/2020 to 25/01/2020
DAN LOONEY, ADAM PAULDEN AND JASON HAIGH-ELLERY FOR DLAP ENTERTAINMENT PRESENT A BRAND-NEW PRODUCTION OF THE TONY AWARD WINNING MUSICAL   “CURTAINS” STARRING JASON MANFORD   SUNDERLAND EMPIRE:...
28/01/2020 to 01/02/2020
It’s 1931, Berlin is a haven of divine decadence and the legendary Sally Bowles is about to take the stage at the infamous Kit Kat Klub… Starring as Emcee is John Partridge, winner of Celebrity...
Davy Lamp Folk Club
01/02/2020
Davy Lamp Folk Club Former BBC Radio 2 ‘Folk Club of the Year’ The first Saturday of the month in the Low Barn. Each night starts with an informal session from 7.30pm which welcomes musicians of all...
Received wisdom
01/02/2020 to 10/05/2020
Received Wisdom 1 Feb - 10 May 2020 An Arts Council Collection National Partner Exhibition Challenging the notion that creative radicalism is the preserve of youth, Received Wisdom brings together a...
St Peters Campus
05/02/2020
The University of Sunderland offer a wide range of Higher and Degree Apprenticeships from Business to Engineering to Health. The diverse nature of apprenticeships means that there really is something...

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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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BIG THANK YOU to everyone who came to see the lights in Mowbray Park and made special! See y… https://t.co/syd1Sbkt96 4 weeks 12 hours ago
We can’t believe that tonight is the last night of Festival of Light in 2019! There’s still time to buy your ticket… https://t.co/Lkez8xv6W7 4 weeks 1 day ago
Our real reindeer Holly and Ivy are back at Festival of Light today and tomorrow. Buy your tickets here… https://t.co/xZYgNwFiMZ 1 month 12 hours ago
RT : Enjoy a night that's ever so festive and bright, with a trip to Sunderland this Christmas ✨🎄 Find out more on the… https://t.co/bUhjOiNGmX 1 month 1 day ago
RT : On Monday 23rd December from 6pm to 7pm we will host a relaxed hour in our grotto for children with autism & additi… https://t.co/Ic0eqDdBPQ 1 month 2 days ago
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RT : From the final chance to catch the Festival of Light in Mowbray Park to a Dickensian classic at the Masonic Lodge i… https://t.co/xhHn4e0kC9 1 month 2 days ago
RT : When the nights are long and dark, what better way is there to celebrate the season than with a classic ghost story… https://t.co/vWcioHruJg 1 month 2 days ago
The big man himself will join us at Festival of Light for the final weekend! Buy a ticket to our Christmas show and… https://t.co/QY83ItxuQC 1 month 3 days ago
*ONLINE TICKETS BACK ONSALE * join us for our last weekend of Festival of light! Buy your tickets at… https://t.co/pJbRDEEexB 1 month 3 days ago

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