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.

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February 2023

She The Show

11 February @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
The Fire Station, Sunderland SR1 3HA
Sunderland, 3HA Sunderland
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£19.80

SHE The Show, performed by a live band to celebrate some the most inspiring pop/rock sheroes in music such as Stevie Nicks, Madonna, Kate Bush, Joan Jett, Annie Lennox, Blondie, Patti Smith, Cyndi Lauper, The Bangles plus more. Expect big riffs, solos and powerful vocals! Influenced by Stevie’s ‘Witchery’, Joan’s ‘Rock N Roll’ & Cyndi’s ‘Fun’.

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The Myth Of Serial killer Profiling

18 February @ 7:00 pm - 9:45 pm
The Point, 1 Park Lane
Sunderland, SR1 3JE GB
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£21.15
The Myth Of Serial killer Profiling

Professor Jackson has contributed to over 50 documentaries about violent crimes and murder, and here he reveals evidence showing profiling has never resulted in Developed by the FBI in the 1970s, Criminal Profiling is used in countless serial murder investigations globally. Using information about a crime, crime scenes, and victims, profilers compose behavioural profiles of wanted. The general public believes profiling to be a reliable and valid scientific way of investigating serial crimes, but the reality is far from that.…

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March 2023

JUDGE JULES GOES LARGE

4 March @ 9:00 pm - 5 March @ 2:00 am
The Point Events Venue, Holmeside
Sunderland, SR1 3HY United Kingdom
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£18.40
JUDGE JULES GOES LARGE

Judge Jules is the mastermind behind the ultra-successful Kevin & Perry film soundtrack and album. He curated the movie’s soundtrack and wrote the movie’s iconic theme song “All I Wanna Do Is Do It” with Harry Enfield. Yes, Jules is synonymous with Kevin & Perry, and “Judge Jules Goes Large” is his own event interpretation, paying homage to the movie. Musically, as with Jules’s work on the Soundtrack, “Goes Large” is not genre specific – more a mixed bag of…

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Ghost hunt

4 March @ 9:00 pm - 5 March @ 2:00 am
North East Land, Sea and Air Museums, Washington Road
Sunderland, SR5 3HZ United Kingdom
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£32
Ghost hunt

Featured on TVs Most haunted. First used as an airfield in 1916 & went on to play an key role in the defeat of the German army. Paranormal attachment here is rife. Stones are thrown & dark shadows seen in all of the large hangers. wartime music is heard & a sergeant who met a tragic, untimely death is frequently seen & heard.   Get your tickets here   For more events in Sunderland see here

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April 2023

Milkshake Live

7 April @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm
The Fire Station, City Centre Sunderland
Sunderland, SR1 3HA Sunderland
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£11
Milkshake Live

Milkshake! Monkey is back and can’t wait to put on a spectacular NEW Show for you all, joined by some of his favourite Milkshake! friends plus two Milkshake Presenters creating the most dazzling show you have ever seen! Join Paddington, Daisy & Ollie, Milo, Noddy, Pip and Posy, Blue’s Clues & You! and of course Milkshake! Monkey for an unforgettable family time at Milkshake Monkey’s Musical! Learn the amazing songs and dances with your favourite Milkshake! friends and watch as…

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Ghost Hunt – Royalty Theatre Sunderland

22 April @ 9:00 pm - 23 April @ 2:00 am
Royalty Theatre, 25 The Royalty
Sunderland, SR2 7PP United Kingdom
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£25
Ghost Hunt - Royalty Theatre Sunderland

Originally built as a church in the 1800s, has been operating as a theatre since 1925. The building was used a s a hospital in the First World War. The building itself has a variety of different paranormal occurrences…sudden temperature drops an disembodied footsteps on the stairs. A ghostly apparition has been seen several times sitting at the back of the auditorium, whilst actors have been practising, only to find that no living person was in that space at that…

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1973 Legends Tour – Sunderland

28 April @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Alexandra Steakhouse, Queen Alexandra Rd
Sunderland, SR2 9PF United Kingdom
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£24.84
1973 Legends Tour - Sunderland

We are thrilled to announce that The Alexandra Steakhouse 𝐅𝐮𝐧𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐒𝐮𝐢𝐭𝐞 will be hosting one of a series of events to 𝐜𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐛𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝟓𝟎𝐭𝐡 𝐚𝐧𝐧𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝐨𝐟 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐟𝐚𝐦𝐨𝐮𝐬 𝐅𝐀 𝐂𝐮𝐩 𝐯𝐢𝐜𝐭𝐨𝐫𝐲 over Leeds Utd, organised by Diamond Promotions. Featuring a live on stage interview with a variety of the legends, including Montgomery, Pitt, Guthrie, Watson, Kerr, Horswill, Tuart, Malone (minimum of 4 players to attend each event) we will chat about that famous cup run, their favourite memories and more…

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The Smurfs Great Escape Sunderland

29 April @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunderland Sunderland, SR1 United Kingdom + Google Map
The Smurfs Great Escape Sunderland

Looking for an exciting adventure with your family and friends? Save the Smurfs from the evil wizard Gargamel at this immersive new escape-room-style experience. On Saturday the 29th April, 2023, the streets of Sunderland will be transforming into a unique outdoor scavenger hunt. Solve puzzles, complete challenges, and join hundreds of other teams as you race against the clock to save the Smurfs. This is a unique outdoor experience that unfolds exclusively via our award winning app Receive clues via…

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June 2023

Miss Sunflower 2023

4 June @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Mountain Daisy, 150 Hylton Rd
Sunderland, SR4 7NX United Kingdom
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Miss Sunflower 2023

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) Miss (17-30 years) Mrs (30 years +) Mr Side awards to be confirmed Rounds will be confirmed at a later date. Entry £10 Charity £20…

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Sunderland – East Coast Classic

10 June @ 10:00 am - 11 June @ 3:00 pm
Seaburn Recreation Ground, 3 Seafields
Sunderland, SR6 8PQ United Kingdom
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Sunderland - East Coast Classic

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 neclassic@outlook.com Best In Show - 40's. Best In Show - 50's. Best In Show - 60's. Best In Show - 70's. Best In Show - 80's Best In Show - 90's Best In Show - 00's. Best In Show - Street Rod. Best In…

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