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., 21/01/2020
E.g., 21/01/2020
Bring to Light
14/09/2019 to 16/09/2020
Collections Gallery Across world cultures and time, glass and ceramics have been used as materials to make objects that contain light. These objects are practical, they keep us safe from open flame...
Through the Looking Glass
19/10/2019 to 08/03/2020
Although we rarely stop to acknowledge their presence, windows are part of our day to day life and for the majority of us, they are our most regular connection to glass as a material. In this...
Washington Theatre Group Pantomime
10/01/2020 to 25/01/2020
Washington Theatre Groups ever popular annual pantomime returns. ‘Oh yes it does!, tickets go on sale on Monday 30 September. Friday and Saturdays only Fridays 7.30pm Saturdays 2pm + 7.30pm Tickets £...
21/01/2020 to 25/01/2020
DAN LOONEY, ADAM PAULDEN AND JASON HAIGH-ELLERY FOR DLAP ENTERTAINMENT PRESENT A BRAND-NEW PRODUCTION OF THE TONY AWARD WINNING MUSICAL   “CURTAINS” STARRING JASON MANFORD   SUNDERLAND EMPIRE:...
Every week, every Thursday until Thu Sep 10 2020.
12/09/2019
Bring your little ones to join the Rainforest Rascals at Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens! Every week we choose a different picture book to inspire us in our choice of songs, stories and fun for...
28/01/2020 to 01/02/2020
It’s 1931, Berlin is a haven of divine decadence and the legendary Sally Bowles is about to take the stage at the infamous Kit Kat Klub… Starring as Emcee is John Partridge, winner of Celebrity...

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.

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We can’t believe that tonight is the last night of Festival of Light in 2019! There’s still time to buy your ticket… https://t.co/Lkez8xv6W7 4 weeks 1 day ago
Our real reindeer Holly and Ivy are back at Festival of Light today and tomorrow. Buy your tickets here… https://t.co/xZYgNwFiMZ 1 month 11 hours ago
RT : Enjoy a night that's ever so festive and bright, with a trip to Sunderland this Christmas ✨🎄 Find out more on the… https://t.co/bUhjOiNGmX 1 month 1 day ago
RT : On Monday 23rd December from 6pm to 7pm we will host a relaxed hour in our grotto for children with autism & additi… https://t.co/Ic0eqDdBPQ 1 month 2 days ago
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The big man himself will join us at Festival of Light for the final weekend! Buy a ticket to our Christmas show and… https://t.co/QY83ItxuQC 1 month 3 days ago
*ONLINE TICKETS BACK ONSALE * join us for our last weekend of Festival of light! Buy your tickets at… https://t.co/pJbRDEEexB 1 month 3 days ago

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