What's On

July 2018

  • Sunderland Digital - Hypothesis Driven Design
    18 July 2018
    Sunderland Software Centre
    Join us in July when we welcome back Luke Medlock, Lead Designer at hedgehog lab. Recently named in the BIMA 100 in the UX & Design...
    City Centre
    Free
  • The ELO Experience
    18 July 2018
    Sunderland Empire
    The ELO Experience are the world's foremost tribute to The Electric Light Orchestra. With a sensational string section, a stunning light...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 19 July 2018
    Sunderland Empire
    Calling all dancing queens! It is just over 40 years since ABBA won Eurovision and now it’s your chance to thank ABBA for the music! ABBA...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Fizz & Quiz
    20 July 2018
    National Glass Centre
    Enjoy a quiz evening with live music in our riverside eatery, the Glass Yard. Welcome drink, three course meal (menu to be confirmed). Live...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • The Simon & Garfunkel Story
    20 July 2018
    Sunderland Empire
    Direct from it's success in London’s Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, a SOLD OUT Worldwide tour and standing ovations at every...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 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
  • Jason Manford - Muddle Class
    21 July 2018
    Sunderland Empire
    He’s back! It’s been a busy few years for Jason Manford since his last smash-hit stand up show, but fans of his Absolute Radio show will...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • The Dreamboys
    26 July 2018
    Sunderland Empire
    Please note, this show is recommended for ages 18+. The Dreamboys are back and hotter than ever with a brand new show and UK tour for 2018...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 26 July 2018 to 2 September 2018
    Bridges Shopping Centre
    The popular indoor beach returns, bring your little ones along for some sandy fun - £2 per child. 10am - 4pm: Monday - Wednesday &...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Fast Love - A Tribute to George Michael
    27 July 2018
    Sunderland Empire
    Direct from London's West End, this is the world’s favourite George Michael tribute show. Get ready for an unforgettable evening...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Market Square Monthly
    27 July 2018 & 28 July 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
  • 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
  • The Magic of Motown
    28 July 2018
    Sunderland Empire
    Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town! Seen by over a 1 million...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee

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
  • 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
  • Gin & Taste it at Gin & Bear It
    3 August 2018
    Gin & Bear It
    Monthly gin school - £5 tickets 
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 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
  • 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
  • 24 August 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Bourbon & Blues
    24 August 2018
    National Glass Centre
    An evening of Bourbon and Blues in our riverside eatery, The Glass Yard. Friday 24 August 2018 / 19:30 / £27.50 per person. Welcome drink,...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 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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