What's On This Month

What's On This Month

26 April 2016 to 31 December 2018
Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens
Hidden amongst the lush vegetation of our indoor garden a whole series of amazing dinosaur models are waiting to be discovered. See a baby...
City Centre
Free
Marvellous Madagascar Trail
21 July 2018 to 2 September 2018
Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens
Are you ready to Move It, Move It!! Ahead of the arrival of Madagascar the Musical at Sunderland Empire (28 Aug - 1 Sept) why not take part...
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
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
4 August 2018 to 4 November 2018
Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens
Julie Cope’s Grand Tour: The Story of a Life by Grayson Perry 4 August - 4 November 2018 The exhibition shows two large-scale, colourful...
City Centre
Free
Heroes of the Sea Trail
6 August 2018 to 24 August 2018
Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens
Follow the trail to explore the sea-themed treasures in the Museum’s collections and learn more about Sunderland’s proud maritime history....
City Centre
Entry Fee
Paint a Glass Postcard
17 August 2018
National Glass Centre
Take inspiration from the local area to design and use colourful paint pens to create a glass postcard. Friday 27 July & Friday 17...
City Centre
Entry Fee
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
17 August 2018
Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens
11am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 3pm (drop in) Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens Free Design a poster to promote your favourite band or...
City Centre
Entry Fee
Undergraduate Open Day
18 August 2018
University of Sunderland
Coming to an Open Day is the best way to see what university is really like. Key details Saturday 18 August 2018 09:30 until 16:00 Location...
City Centre
Free
18 August 2018
Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens
Enjoy live music on the Mowbray Park bandstand with solo singers and bands from Sunderland Music Workshops. Join in family crafts (11am -...
City Centre
Free
Ahoy! Decorate Your Own Yacht
18 August 2018
National Glass Centre
Use a range of craft materials to personalise your own decorative wooden boat. Saturday 18 August 10.00 – 12.00 and 13.00 – 16.00 Friday 10...
City Centre
Entry Fee
A Play in a Week
20 August 2018 to 24 August 2018
Arts Centre Washington
Monday 20 - Friday 24 August, 10am – 3pm, £60 / £40 (sibling rate) Drama Summer School - Following the success of last year’s Summer School...
City Centre
Entry Fee
21 August 2018
National Glass Centre
Get together as a group to make a large fused glass panel. Learn about the fusing process, discuss your ideas and draw a design for your...
City Centre
Entry Fee
22 August 2018
Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens
See amazing science demonstartions up close and make your own super slime to take away. Tickets £4 per child (adults do not require tickets...
City Centre
Entry Fee
La Marzocco Northern Roadshow - Sunderland
22 August 2018
Holmeside Coffee
Welcome to the fourth stop off of the La Marzocco Northern Roadshow, Sunderland! Join La Marzocco for an evening celebrating the café stop...
City Centre
Free
22 August 2018
National Glass Centre
Take inspiration from John Kippin’s photographs, and our local area, to create your own coastline, countryside or cityscape. Use air drying...
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
National Glass Centre
Decorate a glass fish and make it fantastic using coloured grains of glass and glass mosaic tiles.   Friday 24 August 10.00, 11.30, 14.00...
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
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
Science Week: Imagine and Invent
24 August 2018
Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens
See amazing science demonstrations up close and make your own super slime to take away. Tickets £4 per child (adults do not require tickets...
City Centre
Entry Fee
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
Fish and Ships - Glass Painting
25 August 2018
National Glass Centre
Paint a design on a blank glass decoration, choose from a fish or a ship – take it home to hang up in your window!   Wednesday 8, Saturday...
City Centre
Entry Fee
Bingo Revolution at Bonded Warehouse
25 August 2018
Bonded Warehouse
Saturday 25th August Doors 7pm Strictly 18+ Eyes down, dabbers out, Bingo Revolution is back! BINGO → COMEDY → PRIZES → MUSIC → DJs! EARLY...
City Centre
Entry Fee
Rayne at Independent
26 August 2018
Independent
Hey all! We are playing Independent on the 26th Aug. Bank holiday weekend!! The gig is FREEEEEEEEEEEE!
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
Madagascar - A Musical Adventure
28 August 2018 to 1 September 2018
Sunderland Empire
Suitable for ages 3+ Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious,...
City Centre
Entry Fee
29 August 2018
Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens
Join the team from Musical Monkeez for a hour of musical games and fun. Tickets are £3.50 per child (adults and babies under 1 year do not...
City Centre
Entry Fee
Murder in Play
30 August 2018 to 1 September 2018
Arts Centre Washington
Tickets £6 / £0 (conc) “Murder in Play” is a play within a play. When Boris Smolensky’s third-rate repertory company decides to produce “...
City Centre
Entry Fee

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