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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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every month on February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November, December on the first Saturday, except Sat Feb 04 2017. Also includes Sat Dec 02 2017.
04/02/2017 to 02/12/2017
Join us for our Craft Fair as the arts centre is filled with a variety of stalls selling products created by local artists and crafts people.  With stalls selling jewellery, cards, bags, home baking...
04/02/2017 to 02/12/2017
Join us for our Craft Fair as the arts centre is filled with a variety of stalls selling products created by local artists and crafts people.  With stalls selling jewellery, cards, bags, home baking...
31/01/2018 to 24/03/2018
Calling all young artists!  We are looking for submissions from young people aged 11 – 20 for this year’s Youth Arts Exhibition. The exhibition will be held in the gallery space at Arts Centre...
03/02/2018 to 25/02/2018
  Can you find the 12 animals of the Chinese zodiac hiding in the Museum? Find all the clues and answer the questions to claim a themed prize. £2.50 per child. Trails are available to buy from museum...
04/02/2017 to 02/12/2017
Join us for our Craft Fair as the arts centre is filled with a variety of stalls selling products created by local artists and crafts people.  With stalls selling jewellery, cards, bags, home baking...
Every week, every Thursday until Thu Mar 22 2018.
22/02/2018 to 22/03/2018
Join us for stories, songs and crafts for toddlers in the Worlds Alive gallery overlooking the Winter Gardens. Cost is £3 per child, £2 per additional child/sibling. Please email museumlearning@...
every day until Tue Jan 01 2019.
01/01/2017
Visit National Glass Center for amazing daily glass blowing, lathe and flame working demonstrations. They're free and run throughout the day.  Experience the heat of a 1000 degree furnace and watch...

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Sunderland marks the easterly end of the 140-mile C2C (Coast to Coast) route. The C2C cycle trail from Whitehaven in Cumbria to Sunderland is Britain's most popular long distance route, with up to 15,000 cyclists completing it every year.

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