Sunderland Events Calendar

Looking for something to do in Sunderland? Whether you're a local, new in town or just cruising through we've got loads of great tips and events to offer. Find out what’s on in Sunderland with our regularly updated events calendar featuring the best upcoming events in Sunderland and the area.

This guide lists events at a glance, showing what’s on each month. See the highlights of What’s On for Sunderland, featuring the best of things to do in Sunderland – Live Music and Gigs, Family Events, Art & Culture, Food & Drink and much more. Sunderland fundraisers and charity events.

Important This Event Calendar is not maintained on a daily basis and some events may have changed dates or are no longer happening. Please double-check the event websites for the most up-to-date information.

Miss Sunflower 2023

The Mountain Daisy 150 Hylton Rd, Sunderland, United Kingdom

Miss Sunflower Charity Pageant brought to you by Dee and Daisy-May, raising funds for 4Louis, a bereavement charity supporting families of miscarriage, stillbirth and child death. Categories are as follows, but are subject to change depending on final contestant numbers. Mini Miss (0-3 years) Little Miss (4-7 years) Pre Teen (8-12 years) Teen (13-16 years) […]

Sunderland – East Coast Classic

Seaburn Recreation Ground 3 Seafields, Sunderland, United Kingdom

Cars, Bikes, Trikes, Trucks & Tracks. Come and join us and see some of the most amazing vehicles in the UK. If you wish to compete in any our Best In Show categories below please email Best In Show - 40's. Best In Show - 50's. Best In Show - 60's. Best In Show […]

P!NK in Sunderland

Stadium of Light Millennium Way, Sunderland, United Kingdom

P!NK in Sunderland Global pop icon P!NK has announced six huge UK outdoor shows as part of her 2023 Summer Carnival tour. The Superstar will be heading to Sunderland Stadium of light on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th June 2023 and we can't wait. Get your tickets here first via the official Ticketmaster link - […]

Bowie Experience

The Navy Club 37 Roker Avenue, Sunderland, United Kingdom

The Bowie Experience are the best Bowie tribute band in the UK. They have toured extensively throughout the world with their critically acclaimed shows. This is a 2 hour show and The Bowie Experience set will be a true reflection on David Bowie’s long and eclectic career, mixing deep cuts with all-time fan favourites. With […]


SunLun Calling 2023

West Sunniside Sunniside, Sunderland, United Kingdom

From the people who brought you Sunniside Live. Sunlun Calling 2023 is Sunderland's newest music festival. Craig Charles has been added to the line-up for the city centre’s new SunLun Calling 2023 festival. It was announced in October that the event will replace the popular Sunniside Live, with three days of live music and entertainment in […]


Seaham Carnival weekend

seaham Sunderland

The FANTASTIC annual Seaham Carnival, brought to you by Seaham Town Council returns on Friday 14th July for a full weekend of fun, food, shopping, entertainment, live music, fairground rides and so much more!! We will be here with a fabulous range of gift shopping and food stalls for everyone to enjoy all weekend NOT […]

Michael Jackson (Dancing the Dream)

The Navy Club 37 Roker Avenue, Sunderland, United Kingdom

Another seriously fantastic night of entertainment by the fabulously talented JAMES ASTON DANCING THE DREAM TRIBUTE SHOW is a full on spectacular performance from the very first song, to the very last. Not only does he bear the uncanny resemblance to the king of pop but James Aston also acts and sings exactly like him […]


The BIG Swim Bike Run

Grand Hotel Sunderland Queens Parade, Sunderland, United Kingdom

Take part in the World Triathlon Championship Series weekend by dipping your toe into the world of swim, bike, run. Whether taking part as a family or stepping up to a personal challenge, we have everything you need to take on your first try at triathlon. Wetsuits and cycle helmets are available to borrow for […]

Stadium of Light Annual Christmas Shopping EXTRAVAGANZA

Stadium of Light Millennium Way, Sunderland, United Kingdom

You are invited to the annual Events2gogo Christmas Shopping EXTRAVAGANZA at the magnificent Stadium of Light in Sunderland. FREE ENTRY - with over 100 gift shopping stalls for you to enjoy. EVERYTHING from tasty food and drinks, handmade gifts, boutique clothing, gin and rum, speciality cheese, stocking fillers, pamper products and so, so , so […]


Strong Enough (World Touring tribute to CHER)

The Navy Club 37 Roker Avenue, Sunderland, United Kingdom

Get ready for an unforgettable evening, celebrating the global superstar and great female icon that is Cher. Featuring all of the classic hits including Turn Back Time, I Found Someone, Believe, Strong Enough, Gypsies Tramps and thieves, her modern Abba remixes and many more. This is one show-stopping dazzling extravaganza you do not want to miss! […]


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