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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!

What's on today? What's on this week?

E.g., 17/06/2019
E.g., 17/06/2019
29/06/2019
This annual Barnes Park event is back for its fifth year – this year’s theme is the environment and how we can all do our bit to keep Sunderland clean and green.  There'll be lots of of free...
30/06/2019
The ever popular BIG Walk sees one important change this year - the date! Taking place on 30 June from Herrington Country Park there will be three routes to choose from. A 3 mile family friendly walk...
Henry V
18/07/2019 to 21/07/2019
Henry V  18 - 21 July 2019, 7:00pm Nightly at Roker Park This performance begins at the Beach/Lower Promenade Entrance to Roker Park The Plays in the Parks are promenade performances; therefore,...
Abba Mania
19/07/2019
It is just over 40 years since ABBA won Eurovision and now it’s your chance to thank ABBA for the music! ABBA Mania is now accepted as the world’s number one touring ABBA tribute production....
23/07/2019 to 27/07/2019
SUNDERLAND EMPIRE 23 - 27 JULY 2019 Dan Looney, Adam Paulden, Jason Haigh-Ellery, Selladoor Worldwide and Gavin Kalin are delighted to announce initial casting for the forthcoming UK and Ireland tour...
24/07/2019 to 21/08/2019
The Active Sunderland BIG Community Sports Festivals are back this summer and are bigger and better than ever. Come along and try a new activity or sport for only £2 per person. Activities are...
27/07/2019
THE VOICE OF HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING 2019 SINGING COMPETITION FOR YOUNG PEOPLE Do you want the chance to sing in front of thousands of people at the Houghton Feast Opening Ceremony in October? The...
The Tin Soldier
10/08/2019 to 11/08/2019
The Tin Soldier  10 – 11 August at 11:30 am and 2:30pm Daily at Mowbray Park This performance begins at the Museum and Winter Gardens Gate The Plays in the Parks are promenade performances; therefore...

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Roker beach is home to the unique 'cannonball' rock formations that were the inspiration for the seafront 'pods'.

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