What's On

May 2018

  • 23 May 2018
    Independent
    Tom Clarke comes to Sunderland's Independent on Wednesday 23 May | £15 tickets  Tom Clarke is the principal songwriter lead singer and...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 25 May 2018
    Market Square
    Sunderland Market Square (right beside Cafe Nero, near the metro station) A vibrant and amazing collection of some of the northeasts finest...
    City Centre
    Free
  • 25 May 2018
    The Albert
    We are starting our very own buskers night starting from Friday 27th April 2018 then the last Friday of the month. The night will be hosted...
    City Centre
    Free
  • Gorgeous Vintage Event - Spring 2018
    26 May 2018
    Gorgeous Vintage
    Our gorgeous vintage event is back for Spring 2018! Come join us on May 26th for a day packed with an abundance of amazing vintage! From...
    City Centre
    Free
  • Bottomless Brunch - Bank Holiday at Revolution Sunderland
    26 May 2018 & 27 May 2018
    Revolution Sunderland
    This Bank Holiday Saturday we're Celebrating in style! Join us for Bottomless Brunch at ONLY £25pp.  Enjoy Breakfast and Unlimited Prosecco...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Rave to the Grave Bank Holiday
    26 May 2018
    The Point
    RAVE TO THE GRAVE BANK HOL SPECIAL  SATURDAY 26th May  @ THE POINT SUPER CLUB SUNDERLAND!!!!  LASER SHOW, VISUAL PROJECTORS , PLUS MORE,...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Hidden's 1st Birthday - Bank Holiday Special
    27 May 2018 & 28 May 2018
    Hidden
    Hidden turns 1 year old this Bank Holiday Sunday 27th May... Doors open early for a day of celebrations!  Watch this space... Full event...
    City Centre
    Free
  • 27 May 2018
    The Point
    HAZE presents - Tod Terry at The Point Sunderland on Bank Hol Sunday 27 May...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Vegan Day at 2 Church Lane
    27 May 2018
    2 Church Lane
    Following on from the big success of our Vegan Day, we return with another new menu of starters, burgers and desserts on Bank Holiday...
    City Centre
    Free
  • May Half Term Sandcast – Owl, Car or Butterfly
    28 May 2018 to 2 June 2018
    National Glass Centre
    Create your own owl, car or butterfly using sand to make a mould. Add your own colour and decoration to make your design unique. Watch as...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Fame the Musical
    31 May 2018 to 2 June 2018
    Royalty Theatre
    An unmistakable title from the unforgettable film and television franchise, Fame The Musical inspired generations to fight for fame and...
    City Centre
    Free

June 2018

  • 1 June 2018 to 3 June 2018
    The Bridges
    Join The Makers at The Bridges Sunderland from Friday 1st -Sunday 3rd June. We’re bringing you the very best in handmade goods from the...
    City Centre
    Free
  • Sewing With Big Daisy Kiss
    2 June 2018
    Pop Recs Ltd
    Join Emma from Big Daisy Kiss for an afternoon of sewing. Each participant will complete either a tote bag or a purse. **Note -...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 2 June 2018
    Holmeside Coffee
    Following on from the inaugural Holmeside Talks event, in June, we have acclaimed academic Aroup Chaterjee discussing the subject of his...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 8 June 2018
    The Lambton Worm
    Friday night live music
    City Centre
    Free
  • 9 June 2018
    Crystal Moon Emporium
    I am very excited to let you know that I'll be running another afternoon of mediation in Sunderland at a fab new venue - the Crystal Moon...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 14 June 2018
    Sunderland Empire
    Get set for Wonderland in Sunderland as Re-Take That and Robbie Live present their Wonderland tour at the Sunderland Empire for one night...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 14 June 2018 to 15 July 2018
    Sunderland City Centre
    A month long schedule of sporting events will be broadcast in Sunderland this summer as the popular Fan Zone makes its return. This year,...
    City Centre
    Free
  • Set The Sails with FabLab Sunderland
    15 June 2018 & 16 June 2018
    FabLab Sunderland
    Create your own 3D model ships with FabLab Sunderland. During a 2.5 hour session using a range of digital technology and traditional skills...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 18 June 2018 to 23 June 2018
    Sunderland Empire
    Internationally renowned, award winning Steve Michaels stars as Elvis. His masterful renditions of The King and his music have garnered him...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Bingo Revolution
    23 June 2018
    Bonded Warehouse
    Saturday 23rd June Doors 7pm Strictly 18+ Eyes down, dabbers out, it’s Bingo Revolution!  BINGO → COMEDY → PRIZES → MUSIC → DJs! EARLY BIRD...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 28 June 2018 to 1 July 2018
    Sunderland Empire
    When Stella sets off to visit London with her parents, Lord and Lady Saxby, she has no idea her life is in danger! Waking up three months...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 29 June 2018 to 1 July 2018
    Seaburn Park
    This 3 Day event , brings the whole community together to help celebrate our Armed Forces, over the weekend we have non-stop entertainment...
    City Centre
    Free
  • 29 June 2018
    holmeside coffee
    CONVERSATIONS WITH SERIAL KILLERS with Paul Harrison £15 advance 6pm doors for 7pm event start Friday 29th June One of the first British...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 29 June 2018
    The Albert
    We are starting our very own buskers night starting from Friday 27th April 2018 then the last Friday of the month. The night will be hosted...
    City Centre
    Free
  • 30 June 2018
    Vesta Tilleys
    Kidd is delighted to be bringing his top class Elvis Tribute show to Vesta Tilleys in the summer. A sensational Elvis Tribute Artist, not...
    City Centre
    Free

July 2018

  • 3 July 2018
    Sunderland Minster
    Tickets £8 including refreshments. Available to buy from the Minster Office or admin@sunderlandminster.org
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 6 July 2018 & 7 July 2018
    Sunniside Live
    Sunniside live 2018. Sunderland’s only live music festival. 6/7th July. Tickets on sale NOW
    Entry Fee
  • Tall Ships Races Sunderland 2018
    11 July 2018 to 14 July 2018
    Sunderland
    Between Wednesday 11th July and Saturday 14th July 2018 the magnificent Tall Ships fleet will create a stunning spectacle within the...
    City Wide
    Free
  • 21 July 2018
    The Point
    Midsummer Tiki Madness at The Point, in aid of CHUF & Layla's Legacy  £20 ticket  Dress code: Hawaiian  Drinks reception, food & an...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Sunderland Airshow 2018
    27 July 2018 to 29 July 2018
    Seaburn
    All plans for the launch event, flying displays and on the ground activity is to be confirmed.
    City Wide
    Free

August 2018

  • Sand Art at Enchantment Cafe
    1 August 2018
    Enchantment Cafe Sunderland
    Fun craft sessions transforming pre-cut pictures into magic with Sand - Prices from £2.50-£4
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Gin & Taste it at Gin & Bear It
    3 August 2018
    Gin & Bear It
    Monthly gin school - £5 tickets 
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • The Call of the Sea
    3 August 2018 to 1 September 2018
    Arts Centre Washington
    A celebration of the Tall Ships race which Sunderland will host in 2018 and the launch of an illustrated book by former Tall Ships sail...
    City Centre
    Free
  • Body, Mind & Soul Fayre at Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens
    4 August 2018
    Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens
    A perfect way to re energise yourself for 2018, various peaceful activities - yoga, mindful walking, massage treatments, holistic gift...
    City Centre
    Free
  • 10 August 2018 & 11 August 2018
    Herrington Country Park
    Kubix Festival is a new major two-day music event coming to the North-East in 2018. Taking place on the 10th and 11th August in the...
    City Wide
    Entry Fee
  • 11 August 2018
    Keel Square
    Fire up your taste buds for the arrival of Sunderland’s Chilli Fest this summer. On Saturday 11 August, from 10am – 5pm, a variety of the...
    City Centre
    Free
  • MEW Wear We Go at The Point
    17 August 2018
    The Point
    Our first ever show over the water in Sunderland. This will be an event not to be missed. Ticket info to be released soon. Wear we go!
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • The League of Gentleman Live 2018 - Again!
    24 August 2018 to 26 August 2018
    Sunderland Empire
    A local tour for local people! ‘The League Of Gentlemen’ have announced details of a massive UK tour for 2018, with Sunderland being the...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Buskers Night at The Albert
    24 August 2018
    The Albert
    We are starting our very own buskers night starting from Friday 27th April 2018 then the last Friday of the month. The night will be hosted...
    City Centre
    Free
  • Sunderland Market Square Monthly
    24 August 2018
    Market Square
    Every 4th Friday of the month, Sunderland Market Square. A selection of vibrant stalls with locally produced handmade, unique gifts,...
    City Centre
    Free
  • Dolly Parton Tribute Night
    26 August 2018
    Bar Justice
    Dolly Parton Tribute Night is back by popular demand to Bar Justice. Dolly Parton is a unique performer and one of the greatest songwriters...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee

September 2018

  • WICKED
    6 September 2018 to 29 September 2018
    Sunderland Empire Theatre
    Winner of over 100 international awards, Wicked has been casting its magical spell across the world for over a decade and continues to...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee

November 2018

  • An Audience With Michael Bolton - My Life Story
    9 November 2018
    Sunderland Empire
    Kong Events and Goldstar Promotions are pleased to exclusively announce an audience with multiple Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee

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