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., 22/10/2019
E.g., 22/10/2019
Red Velvet Cupcakes
30/10/2019
Children and families can join us in the Beacon Kitchen to learn some new baking tricks and make some devilishly good Halloween-themed treats.  Sessions are suitable for children in school year 3+....
Artistic Fused Glass
30/10/2019
This is a five week fused glass course at the National Glass Centre for those with basic experience. Over the five weeks this course you will be instructed in the technical aspects of glass fusing...
Apple Day
30/10/2019
Discover the amazing variety of apples grown in the UK. Taste and vote for your favourite apple and try apple games and crafts including the longest peel and apple swing! Suggested donation £2.
31/10/2019
The event is great for the whole family, both young and old. Join Harry, Hermonie & Ginny for an afternoon of magic and chaos! Games including: ~Broomstick racing ~Sorting into houses with the...
Sunderland Spooktacular Fireworks
31/10/2019
Pyro Musical Firework Display – Funfair – Refreshments Thursday 31st October (Halloween) Hosted by SUN FM 103.4fm Barnes Park, Sunderland SR4 7PY Entertainment starts 5pm – Fireworks start 7.45pm...
Museums at Night: Spooky Science Parties
31/10/2019
Don’t miss our Halloween parties with a science twist! Make gooey slime and take part in some fiendishly clever experiments in the Big Bang Science shows, explore the Winter Gardens by torchlight on...
31/10/2019
A special Little Dribblers Halloween-themed fancy dress party is running for boys and girls aged 0 - 5 years  Sessions take place at the Beacon of Light, Stadium Park, Sunderland, SR5 1SN. FREE car...
Heart of Light
31/10/2019
Forest Tribe Dance Theatre present Heart of Light Thursday 31st October, 11am + 2pm, £7 / £25 (family, admits 4) When Ravana the ten-headed demon draws darkness over the world, can Rama and Sita's...

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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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Buy 3 tickets or more and you are entitled to a discounted price! Grab your tickets asap! https://t.co/h1evthYzMc https://t.co/dvskGznsbR 1 day 12 hours ago
lots happening for the festival of light!! https://t.co/BSc7pr1Hjr https://t.co/GcyORuK73K 2 days 14 hours ago
Lovely shot! 3 days 14 hours ago
We cant wait to see you all in Mowbray Park in a few weeks, but we love seeing your photos from past illuminations… https://t.co/ooyTX3PsBg 3 days 19 hours ago
Houghton Feast 2019! https://t.co/IOO6Np9bLq 6 days 14 hours ago
RT : NEW POST: What to expect from this year's Festival of Light in Sunderland (and how to book tickets):… https://t.co/6Hb65jChUq 1 week 13 hours ago
Get your tickets to the festival of light before the 31st of October to be entered into a prize draw, the winner wi… https://t.co/pL3x3b77W1 1 week 1 day ago
Get your tickets before the 31st of October to be entered into a prize draw, the winner will win a £50 bridges gift… https://t.co/OetZnSHooi 1 week 1 day ago
Get your tickets before the 31st of October to be entered into a prize draw, the winner will win a £50 bridges gift… https://t.co/tgxmbHHWAN 1 week 1 day ago
Tickets for our brand new christmas themed festival of light are on sale now! Running every Thursday- Sunday night… https://t.co/0i6ulCZo7U 1 week 3 days ago
Darker nights mean its time for Mowbray Park to play host to the Festival of light, don't miss out! https://t.co/BSc7pr1Hjr 1 week 3 days ago
Houghton Feast 2019 is about to draw to a close, don't miss the last weekend of the celebrations! https://t.co/8ZhzQhD2PS 1 week 3 days ago
RT : We still have tickets available for this screening tomorrow. Get yourself along to what should be a great evening! https://t.co/4ZAqBsodG5 1 week 4 days ago
RT : We know it can be murder calling a taxi over Halloween,so get ready for the scariest ride of your life with… https://t.co/7Nb4B7uJbi 1 week 4 days ago

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