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., 20/11/2018
E.g., 20/11/2018
02/02/2019
Celebrate the Year of the Pig with Chinese arts & crafts, lion dances, family trails and selling stalls. Free entry; for more information call 0191 5612323 or e-mail museumlearning@sunderland.gov...
09/03/2019
  Brand new live show for 2019 TICKETS: atgtickets.com/Sunderland Following a six-year break from stand-up the multi-award-winning comedian is back with a brand new live show.  The Welsh wonder is...
Hair The Musical
06/05/2019 to 11/05/2019
THE 50th ANNIVERSARY PRODUCTION DIRECTED BY JONATHAN O’BOYLE COMES TO SUNDERLAND EMPIRE THEATRE 6TH - 11TH MAY 2019 Following the critically-acclaimed 50th anniversary production of Hair – The...
20/05/2019 to 25/05/2019
Hair was big, shoulders were padded and mobile phones were shaped like bricks and weighed a tonne! Take a fun-packed trip back in time to the electric 80’s with the world premiere of Club Tropicana...
24/06/2019 to 07/07/2019
Kinky Boots, the winner of every major Best Musical award, is pleased to announce casting for the upcoming UK tour. Kayi Ushe will play the role of Lola, Paula Lane, known for her role as Kylie Platt...

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Did you know?

2013 marked 21 years since Sunderland city status from HM The Queen, on 23rd March 1992.

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