What's On

April 2018

  • 21 April 2018
    Mariners Park
    Saturday 21st April: Sunderland AFC Ladies vs Bristol City Women: 6pm Kick Off: Mariners Park, South Shields FC Turnstiles: Adult £5 |...
    Entry Fee
  • 21 April 2018
    Chaplins Sunderland
    Join us for two live acoustic sets to brighten your evening
    City Centre
    Free
  • Saying Goodbye
    22 April 2018
    Sunderland Minser
    Here are some questions and answers we get asked a lot about SG services: Who is the service for? The services are for anyone who has lost...
    City Centre
    Free
  • Bhangra Legends Concert | DCS | Sahotas & DJ VIPs
    22 April 2018
    The Point
    Relive the memories of The Legends of Bhangra Shin DCS l Sahotas l The Legends Band l Djvips l Coming to The North East on Sunday 22nd...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Soul Unlimited - Heatwave & Odyssey
    22 April 2018
    Sunderland Empire
    Return to the glory days of disco, funk and soul with real dance music legends and enjoy a sensational evening of non-stop, dancefloor...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 26 April 2018 to 29 April 2018
    Bridges Shopping Centre
    THE VERY best of high street fashion will be taking to the catwalk as our Fashion Weekend returns in April. The four day event will feature...
    City Centre
    Free
  • St George's Day Afternoon Tea
    28 April 2018
    Sunderland Minster
    Enjoy a traditional English afternoon tea in beautiful surroundings, and try our quiz.  Adult: £7.50  Child: £3.75 Family of 2 adults and 2...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 28 April 2018
    The Point
    Haze Presents Patrick Topping Saturday 28th April The Point Sunderland Lineup: PATRICK TOPPING RATTECH CEEJ SORLEY 22:00 - 04:00
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Gary Barlow at Sunderland Empire
    30 April 2018 & 1 May 2018
    Sunderland Empire Theatre
    City Centre
    Entry Fee

May 2018

  • A Country Night in Nashville
    2 May 2018
    Sunderland Empire Theatre
    A Country Night In Nashville recreates the scene of a buzzing Honky Tonk in downtown Nashville, perfectly capturing the energy and...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Sunderland Shorts Film Festival
    3 May 2018 to 5 May 2018
    Sunderland City
    Sunderland Shorts Film Festival is back from Friday 3 - Saturday 5 May. Sunderland Shorts has established itself over the last couple of...
    City Wide
    Entry Fee
  • 4 May 2018
    Holmeside Coffee
    We re-start our cultural programme of events after a canny lay off, with the first of a series of talks, featuring Neil Woods - former...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 5 May 2018
    Sunderland Empire Theatre
    A stunning celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest singers of our time. This award winning production features a...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 7 May 2018
    Independent
    JUDAS Monday 07 May 2018 19:30 Sunderland Independent Tickets: £6 https://www.facebook.com/WeAreJudas/
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 8 May 2018 to 2 June 2018
    Sunderland Empire
    Matilda The Musical is the multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Active Sunderland BIG 3km Run
    13 May 2018
    Keel Square
    The Active Sunderland BIG 3K offers everyone, of whatever age or ability, the opportunity to be part of a fantastic running weekend in the...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • Sunderland Digital - UX & Brands
    16 May 2018
    Sunderland Software Centre
    UX & Brands Join us in May for a double bill of guest speakers! Ross Palmer, Creative Director at Sunderland-based communications...
    City Centre
    Free
  • 20 May 2018
    Stadium of Light
    Sunderland - Football Aid 2018 Venue: Stadium of Light Date: Sun 20th May 2018  Kick-Off: 09:15 DESCRIPTION: A page for participants in the...
    City Centre
    Entry Fee
  • 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
    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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
    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

  • 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
  • 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

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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