There is always something to see and do in Sunderland; take part in our programme of events and festivals, many of which are free!
24/07/2020 to 26/07/2020
Following careful consideration, Sunderland City Council announces the cancellation of Sunderland Airshow that was due to take place on the weekend of 24 - 26 July 2020. We understand this news will...
15/08/2020 to 16/08/2020
Sunderland City Council regretfully announces the cancellation of Sunderland River Festival that was due to take place on the weekend of 15 - 16 August 2020. We understand this news will be...
22/05/2021 to 23/05/2021
Scrantastic family food festival will return to the Broadway and Rectory Park, Houghton-le-Spring (DH4 4BB) on 22 and 23 May 2021.
07/08/2021 to 08/08/2021
We sadly announce the postponement of Sunderland’s first Lamplight Festival due to the #Coronavirus pandemic. The event will now take place on Saturday 7 & Sunday 8 August 2021, keep an eye on...
Did you know?
Roker beach is home to the unique 'cannonball' rock formations that were the inspiration for the seafront 'pods'.