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!

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24/03/2018 to 10/06/2018
The BP Portrait Award 2017  showcases outstanding and innovative new portraits from around the world. From informal and personal studies of friends and family to revealing images of famous faces, the...
20/03/2018 to 31/03/2018
The internationally acclaimed stage sensation, Jersey Boys is working its way back to round the UK and returns to Sunderland in March 2018! This smash hit musical has won 57 major awards worldwide,...
Penshaw Bowl takes place on Good Friday at Herrington Country Park from 12 noon. This year’s event will once again centre around a traditional egg rolling competition in the Amphitheatre at...
The Active Sunderland BIG 3K offers everyone, of whatever age or ability, the opportunity to be part of a fantastic running weekend in the city and the route will take place on part of the same...

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.


RT : What a beautiful morning with at Port of Sunderland! https://t.co/62wlYQlCk0 31 min 26 sec ago
RT : It's ! Why not visit Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens to celebrate it! FREE & open… https://t.co/d85gmirq91 2 hours 41 min ago
If you’ve never seen , it’s third time lucky. This fantastic show is on until 31 March. https://t.co/1GAfAGP4Bs 3 hours 13 min ago
We couldn’t agree more , the North East coast is beautiful, and we spotted our lovely in… https://t.co/D8oRXIfhvq 17 hours 56 sec ago
Come on Spring, we’re ready for ewe! https://t.co/iqS6VkYJln 1 day 3 hours ago
Great advice here 👇 we’ve got lots of accommodation options for different budgets and styles. https://t.co/OTNPuianDo 1 day 20 hours ago
RT : The all-important route is here: https://t.co/iq3RZiQz7F 3 days 27 min ago
The poor never gets a break! https://t.co/6pA7r6xiro 3 days 19 hours ago
RT : It may be cold out there today...but you'll always get a warm welcome at our cafe in the Museum & Winter Gardens. L… https://t.co/Ba81BRQ78F 3 days 23 hours ago
Restaurant week starts TODAY! Download your vouchers and get eating! https://t.co/lXCyhK10WW 4 days 2 hours ago
Belated happy birthday guys! 4 days 21 hours ago
RT : From 24 March to 10 June get the kids to explore the images in the BP Portrait Award exhibition with one of our Art… https://t.co/8w2YIAzrgl 4 days 21 hours ago
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RT : Do you sing? Are you in a choir? Come and be part of a spectacular event on Wearmouth Bridge as part of… https://t.co/o5uLBZW2pQ 1 week 1 day ago
Hurray for Spring 🌷🌼🌸 https://t.co/cLLNiOz6xc 1 week 4 days ago


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