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., 14/11/2019
E.g., 14/11/2019
Christmas in Sunderland
21/11/2019 to 05/01/2020
Join us this winter and get ready for a jam-packed programme of activity as the festive season takes over Sunderland city centre. Launching on the 21 November Christmas in Sunderland will include a...
21/11/2019 to 22/12/2019
Open every week Thursday - Sunday, 21 November – 22 December New location, Mowbray Park, Sunderland City Centre Part of the Christmas in Sunderland programme, the Festival of Light is back with a...
21/11/2019 to 05/01/2020
Ready for a real 'ice' time this Christmas from 21 November to 5 January? Then get your skates on and head down to Keel Square and our fabulous ice rink, there's plenty of fun to be had throughout...
13/12/2019 to 05/01/2020
You shall go to the ball next Christmas, with the spectacular Fairy Godmother of all pantomimes Cinderella. Join Cinders as she transforms from rags to riches, outwits her very ugly sisters, plus...

Did you know?

L.S. Lowry spent his holidays in Sunderland at Seaburn, painting scenes of the coast, port and coal mines. The city is the home to one of the best collections of L.S. Lowry paintings in England.

Twitter

Well done to Kelly Breed our October competition winner! Who won a £50 gift card! Keep your eyes peele… https://t.co/UV2iYl4Cqf 12 hours 56 min ago
RT : It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Sunderland! 🎄🎅✨ Find out about the festive programme at:… https://t.co/2I75nTi0SS 14 hours 21 min ago
RT : Coming around to that time of the year again – up and about before the sun pops up above the horizon (just wish it… https://t.co/oYmrTBmhp1 20 hours 30 min ago
😂😂 1 day 12 hours ago
Brand new lighting being delivered for the Festival of Light 2019! Anyone guess what this is? https://t.co/zGEHqP1HdT 1 day 16 hours ago
Exciting news! https://t.co/RCCfbYQx4p https://t.co/1lU5vKxvqC 2 days 16 hours ago
Come along and experience some free hands-on science by making glow in the dark slime and being part of the brand n… https://t.co/Kh8Z9vyEwP 4 days 10 hours ago
Find out more about all the festive activities lined up for Christmas in Sunderland! head to our website for all th… https://t.co/RJjSYGkcz3 5 days 13 hours ago
Come and join Santa's elves as they check the famous list to see who has been good and who might need an extra bit… https://t.co/jHSQEdBJ7k 1 week 16 hours ago
Love the new https://t.co/5scDkOMbQ2 1 week 1 day ago
*Save the Date* Our Christmas events kicks off on the 21/11 at 6pm with our City Centre light switch on!… https://t.co/2KZR51tn2h 1 week 3 days ago
A special visit to all to see our inflatable take over! https://t.co/m6OSlbteja 1 week 4 days ago
Buy 3 tickets or more and you are entitled to a discounted price! Grab your tickets asap! https://t.co/h1evthYzMc https://t.co/tSIpJvPCBx 1 week 4 days ago
RT : Mayor and Mayoress of Sunderland at the community parade for in Sunderland https://t.co/ECc1tCCuBd 1 week 5 days ago
Community parade https://t.co/M3Lor0q9uv 1 week 5 days ago

Facebook

Download the See it Do it app

Sign up to our newsletter

CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
5 + 4 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.