There is always something to see and do in Sunderland; take part in our programme of events and festivals, many of which are free!
09/10/2020 to 03/01/2021
Autumn nights in Sunderland are soon to be brightened by the return of the much-loved Sunderland Illuminations. From Friday 9 October, Roker and Seaburn seafront will be awash with colour as the...
19/11/2020 to 04/01/2021
The countdown to Christmas has begun in Sunderland! Sunderland City Council, along with Sunderland BID, The Bridges Sunderland and Sunderland Empire are taking Christmas online for 2020. Please join...
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.
Did you know?
Roker beach is home to the unique 'cannonball' rock formations that were the inspiration for the seafront 'pods'.