Christmas in Sunderland 21/11/2019 to 05/01/2020

The Bridges Shopping Centre

 HO HO HO! The festive season is nearly here and the Bridges Sunderland have shops full of surprises for everyone!

Shop until 8pm every weeknight from 9-20 December with FREE parking from 5:30pm to 9pm in both the multi-story and rooftop car parks!

There’s a calendar full of activities to run throughout the festive season, including a Reindeer Dash which is back for its second year, the VIP business shopping night and Santa's Grotto!

Santa's coming to town!

Visit Santa Claus and his elves from the 14th November to 24th December for a magical Christmas experience!

Grotto opening times: Monday to Friday - 10am to 4pm, Saturday - 10pm to 5pm & Sunday - 11am to 5pm

Admission: £2 per child (includes a visit with Santa and a present and 50p from each entry goes to Rotary SR1, which goes towards local charities and initiatives)

Gift Card Offer:

Shop full of surprises– the Bridges Sunderland £10 gift card offer is also back for Christmas. When you spend £100 during the late-night shopping hours, you’ll receive a £10 gift card! Ts & Cs apply.


Opening hours from the 9th December...

9am until 8pm Monday to Friday

9am until 5.30 pm Saturdays

11am until 5pm Sundays

Then from 16th December…

9am until 8pm Monday to Friday

9am until 7 pm Saturdays

11am until 5pm Sundays

Christmas Eve - 9.00am til 5.30pm

Christmas Day- Closed

Boxing Day - 9.00am til 5.30pm

Fri 27th Dec - 9.00am til 5.30pm

Sat 28th Dec - 9.00am til 5.30pm

Sun 29th Dec - 11.00am til 5.00pm

Monday 30th Dec - 9.00am til 5.30pm

New Year’s Day – Closed


Grotto Opens - Thursday 14th November to Tuesday 24th December

Black Friday - Friday 29th November (Centre open until 7pm)

For further information Click here

Supported by

Sunderland City Council

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