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., 21/03/2019
E.g., 21/03/2019
Red Arrows at Sunderland Airshow
26/07/2019 to 28/07/2019
We're looking forward to Sunderland Airshow 2019, our 31st annual spectacular! Join us from 26-28 July 2019 to see the return of some of our favourite aircrafts, plus some exciting new additions for...
01/02/2019 to 06/05/2019
In February 2019, to mark the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci, 144 of the Renaissance master’s greatest drawings in the Royal Collection will go on display in 12 simultaneous...
19/03/2019 to 23/03/2019
Musical comedy, CALENDAR GIRLS The Musical, comes to Sunderland Empire, 19-23 March 2019. The new tour will star novelist and television presenter Fern Britton, returning to the stage for the first...
18/04/2019
This year’s Penshaw Bowl will take place 12-4pm on Thursday 18 April at the Amphitheatre in Herrington Country Park. Egg rolling contest The traditional egg rolling contest is free and will be...
12/05/2019
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 one of the few cities in the UK to have a river, beautiful coastline and two award winning beaches at Roker and Seaburn.

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We certainly did ! Great to have you back in this Summer - yay! https://t.co/8qivURIOuX 9 hours 18 min ago
Go Samson! We will be watching 😀 https://t.co/VbHNvwlAId 10 hours 41 min ago
RT : We are well over half way through our Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing exhibition & nearly time, for our Easter… https://t.co/m72UNqPfRl 10 hours 46 min ago
RT : Why not give back to the community by attending our Clean the Dene event on Saturday 23rd March, 10:00-12:00. Pleas… https://t.co/3mqy7yE1sT 13 hours 2 min ago
RT : 📸NEW IMAGES 📸 Check out these striking new images of 's ⭐️ ⭐️We can't wait to welcome the enc… https://t.co/Gv8JSgaj1D 13 hours 3 min ago
RT : Wow! Wow! Wow! what an audience and what an opening night! Thank you to the people of for y… https://t.co/s6IlrCmB9l 17 hours 7 min ago
RT : Greatly enjoyed scaring the 💩 out of local park users today for the l… https://t.co/MdcdLO9h5Z 19 hours 27 min ago
RT : Treat yourself this Restaurant week at The Looking Glass with Breakfast and hot drink for 2 for £10 or Gin and Jam… https://t.co/SHGJ7AbUeR 1 day 11 hours ago
Did you know that it's 30 March - 7 April and to celebrate Sunderland has some great specia… https://t.co/IEtDxQA9Iz 1 day 12 hours ago
We're really looking forward to this Roll on summer!! https://t.co/hRkc7LkpDa 1 day 13 hours ago
RT : Our main Gallery is currently closed while we get ready for our next exhibition - 'Pillars of Dawn' by… https://t.co/iNcy0pe1QU 1 day 14 hours ago
Great stuff! It's one of our favourite ways to spend a morning. Mayb… https://t.co/2nb36wunmI 1 day 17 hours ago
Glad you enjoyed ! Hope the weather was kind to you bec… https://t.co/K9kRpkHCyi 1 day 18 hours ago
We're really looking forward to seeing at our beautiful ! Opening tonight 😍https://t.co/0yDQV6TbM5 1 day 19 hours ago
RT : 2 things about this picture: 1) The is a stunningly beautiful theatre. 2) Someone replaced the Lette… https://t.co/B8rIkBPMLG 1 day 19 hours ago

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