What's On

November 2018

  • 17 November 2018 to 6 January 2019
    Burdon Road
    Follow the daily trail to find some magical treasures from Neverland, £2.50 per entry (includes a prize). This activity supports 'Peter Pan...
    City Centre
    Free
  • 17 November 2018
    Holmeside Coffee
    Le Chien Hirsute are excited to announce their first pop up Belgian Cafe at the amazing holmeside coffee in the beautiful Winter Gardens in...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 20 November 2018
    4-5 High Street West
    Strictly Come Dancing's Brendan Cole takes to the stage to wow audiences with his latest spectacular production, All Night Long. For his...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 21 November 2018 to 24 November 2018
    High Street West
    Those Terrible Tudors and Awful Egyptians are heading for Sunderland Empire, 21 – 24 November 2018 with two hilarious shows featuring eye-...
    Entry Fee
  • 22 November 2018
    Keel Square
    The annual switch on event, in Keel Square, Sunderland city centre, kicks off at 5.30pm on Thursday November 22. The event is being hosted...
    City Centre
    Free
  • 23 November 2018
    Hope Street Xchange
    Join Hope Street Xchange and Elliot McGrath, Content Strategist at The Roundhouse, for a free workshop on social media. Social media...
    City Centre
    Free
  • Bingo Revolution At Bonded Warehouse
    24 November 2018
    Fish Quay
    Saturday 24th November! Doors 7pm Strictly 18+ Eyes down, dabbers out, Bingo Revolution is back! BINGO → COMEDY → PRIZES → MUSIC → DJs!...
    City Wide
    Entry Fee
  • 24 November 2018
    Burdon Road
    Everyone's invited to a wonderful Christmas Shopping Fayre. You will find Santa in his grotto and a whole host of festive shopping stalls,...
    City Centre
    Free
  • 30 November 2018
    4-5 High Street West
    ‘Tis the season to be Mary! RuPaul's Drag Race winner, Bob The Drag Queen,will host Christmas Queens, Asia O’Hara, Blair St. Clair, Eureka...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee

December 2018

  • 1 December 2018
    Burdon Road
    A Christmas market specialising in toys, collectables and presents for geeky loved ones. Perfect for fans of sci-fi, superheroes, fantasy,...
    City Centre
    Free
  • 2 December 2018
    Burdon Road
    A Christmas market specialising in homewares and beauty products. Perfect for Christmas gifts, or why not treat yourself and add that final...
    City Centre
    Free
  • Christmas Bingo Revolution
    6 December 2018 to 27 December 2018
    Fish Quay
    EVERY THURSDAY & SATURDAY 8TH DECEMBER Doors 7pm Strictly 18+ Eyes down, tinsel out, it’s the Christmas Bingo Revolution series! BINGO...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Christmas Party Night- George Micheal (Tribute)
    7 December 2018
    Park Lane
    Join us for an evening of Christmas Festivities at the Point Events Venue. We are excited to bring to the stage George Michael!  Our party...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 8 December 2018
    Burdon Road
    A Christmas market packed with great gifts for those hard-to-buy-for loved ones, featuring an array of fantastic crafters and traders from...
    Free
  • 9 December 2018
    Burdon Road
    A Christmas market with a difference - just the thing for people who see things differently - packed with weird and wonderful stalls full...
    Free
  • Reindeer Dash 2018
    9 December 2018
    The Bridges
    Can you help Santa by becoming a reindeer for the day? Join us for some festive fun at the Bridges shopping centre on Sunday 9 December...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 12 December 2018
    The Peacock
    12 December 2018 7.30pm  Tickets £10.00 / £8.00 (conc) VENUE : THE PEACOCK, 287 High Street West, Sunderland, SR1 3ES Part comedy sketch...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Christmas Party Night- Micheal Jackson (Tribute)
    14 December 2018
    Park Lane
    Join us for an evening of Christmas Festivities at the Point Events Venue. We are excited to bring to the stage Michael Jackson!  Our party...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Peter Pan at Sunderland Empire
    14 December 2018 to 6 January 2019
    4-5 high street west
    Tick-tock-tick-tock! It’s time to book your ‘ticks’ to the best panto in town - Peter Pan! Perfect for kids of all ages, this year’s panto...
    Entry Fee
  • 15 December 2018
    Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens
    A Christmas market for fashion lovers or those just wanting to add that final flourish to a Christmas party outfit - featuring local...
    City Centre
    Free
  • 16 December 2018
    Burdon Road
    A Christmas market specialising in food, plus gifts for foodie folk! The big day is rapidly approaching, and this market is the ideal...
    City Centre
    Free
  • 21 December 2018
    Park Lane
    Join us for an evening of Christmas Festivities at the Point Events Venue. We are excited to bring to stage The Jersey Tones!  Our party...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Sunderland Market Square Monthly
    21 December 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
  • 22 December 2018 to 28 December 2018
    194 High Street West
    Welcome to our Poppins princesses makeovers. Tying in with the launch of the fantastic new Mary Poppins movie our godmothers have A very...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 23 December 2018
    27-28 Holmeside
    Noasis is the definitive tribute band to Manchester's five  piece super group Oasis. Since their formation in 2006 and with over 400...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee

February 2019

  • 2 February 2019
    Burdon Road
    Celebrate the Year of the Pig with Chinese arts & crafts, lion dances, family trails and selling stalls. Free entry; for more...
    City Centre
    Free

March 2019

  • 9 March 2019
    4 - 5 High Street West
      Brand new live show for 2019 TICKETS: atgtickets.com/Sunderland Following a six-year break from stand-up the multi-award-winning comedian...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 9 March 2019
    4 - 5 High Street West
    RHOD GILBERT The Book of John                                                       UK TOUR - BRAND NEW LIVE SHOW FOR 2019 PRESALE to ATG...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee

May 2019

  • 6 May 2019 to 11 May 2019
    4 - 5 High Street West
    THE 50th ANNIVERSARY PRODUCTION DIRECTED BY JONATHAN O’BOYLE COMES TO SUNDERLAND EMPIRE THEATRE 6TH - 11TH MAY 2019 Following the...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 20 May 2019 to 25 May 2019
    4 - 5 High Street West
    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...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee

June 2019

  • 24 June 2019 to 7 July 2019
    High Street West
    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...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee

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