What's On Sunderland

What's On Sunderland

Today to 26 Aug 17 within 40 miles.

More details - Souter Lighthouse and The Leas - Tackle the Tower
Abseil down Souter Lighthouse to help us raise funds to restore the Foghorn House. Do you dare to Tackle the Tower' We’re offering a...
Souter Lighthouse and The Leas, Coast Road, Whitburn, Sunderland
Today, Sun 13 Aug

More details - Penshaw Monument - Tours to the Top 2017
Climb the secret spiral staircase to the monument’s rooftop walkway. Enjoy spectacular views across Wearside and County Durham from the top of...
Penshaw Monument, Chester RoadY, Penshaw
Today, Sun 30 Jul, Sat 5 Aug, Sun 6 Aug

More details - The Secret Garden 2017
Open air theatre event - see website for full details
Jesmond Dene

More details - Dino Jaws
Don’t miss Dino Jaws, an amazing exhibition from the Natural History Museum, featuring life-size animatronic dinosaur heads – including the...
Life Science Centre, Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Today to Wed 9 Aug

More details - Journey 2: The Mysterious Island – Chase over Atlantis
The star of “Journey to the Center of the Earth” is back in another Jules Verne – inspired voyage! While looking for his long lost grandfather, Sean...
Life Science Centre, Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Today to Mon 31 Jul

More details - Bang, Crackle, Pop
Why does a whip crack? How does lightning make a noise? What makes a cannon go boom? Explore how sounds are made in this noisy Science Theatre show....
Life Science Centre, Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Today to Sun 27 Aug

More details - Live Skies: Asteroids
In this live planetarium show led by Life’s Science Explainers, sit under the stars in our planetarium and become familiar with the...
Life Science Centre, Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne.
Today to Sun 3 Sep

More details - Live From Times Square - James
Live From Times Square - James. Artists performing: James, Peter Hook and The Light, Milburn.: Tickets avaiable.
Times Square, Newcastle Upon Tyne

More details - The North's Premier Book Sale
Mammoth sale of high quality new and used books in Durham University’s Pemberton Rooms just a few yards from Durham Cathedral. It’s open...
Pemberton Rooms, Palace Green (just near Cathedral), Durham City
Today and Sun 30 Jul

More details - Magna Carta and the Forest Charters
Monday 19 June - Saturday 9 September The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure This exhibition presents a unique opportunity to see all three...
Durham Cathedral
Today to Thu 10 Aug

More details - Rhythm Emission Live at The Blake Arms
The Band formerly known as "Soul Central" are performing at The Blake Arms, Seghill. Top notch vocals, Heart-felt Saxophone tones and Rocking...
The Blake Arms, Station Road, Seghill

More details - Seaton Delaval Hall - Front of Hall talks
Join our expert guide in the Central Courtyard for a talk on all things Delaval! Discover the story of the flamboyant Delaval family and the tale...
Seaton Delaval Hall, Avenue Road, Seaton Delaval
Today, Sat 5 Aug

More details - Big Kid Circus
Big Kid Circus returns for 2017 with a dazzling array of fun, artistry and acrobats to dazzle and amaze. New to the show this year, is a bright and...
Meggies Burn Field, Links Road
Today and Sun 30 Jul

More details - Gibside - parkrun
Gibside is delighted to host parkrun who organise free weekly 5km timed runs that are open to everyone and are safe and easy to take part in. The...
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Today, Sat 5 Aug

More details - Gibside - Gibside Pub
Every Friday and Saturday evening, relax at Gibside with family and friends, enjoying your favourite tipple and snacks. There’s delicious...
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Today, Fri 4 Aug, Sat 5 Aug

More details - Gibside - Nordic Walking
Get fit with the help of Body and Mind Lifestyle on a Nordic Walking class. Whatever age, fitness level or goal, it’s a different way of...
Gibside, near Rowlands Gill, Burnopfield, Gateshead
Today, Tue 1 Aug, Sat 5 Aug, Tue 8 Aug

More details - Brancepeth Castle Summer Craft fair 2017
A huge number of interesting, high quality, different crafts from all over the UK to see, buy and commission. Over 70 stalls. Something perfect for...
Brancepeth Castle, Brancepeth
Today and Sun 30 Jul

More details - Festival of Illustration
Hartlepool will once again become the home of world-renowned illustrators, cartoonists and comic artists for a celebration of all things...
Hartlepool Art Gallery
Today, Tue 1 Aug

More details - Quality Hand Craft Only Event in Morpeth with Quintet Promotions
Please come & join us in the centrally located Town Hall where you will find a diverse selection of handcrafted items including wood turning,...
Morpeth Town Hall

More details - Fantastic Mini-beasts and Where to Find Them
Come and join our search for elusive mini-beasts here at Saltholme. Go searching for mini-beasts and learn where to find them. Make your own...
Saltholme RSPB, Seaton Carew Road, Stockton-on-Tees
Today to Fri 4 Aug

More details - Wallington - Summer Holiday Fun
Bring your bike and ride the new Dragon Cycle Trail around the Wallington estate. Try the West Wood Challenge, get crafty in the indoor play space,...
Wallington, Cambo, Morpeth
Today to Sun 3 Sep

More details - Wallington - Moving In: Lady Molly turns a house into a home
Discover how the Trevelyans turned the house at Wallington into a home when they moved in. Created by November Club, you’ll find installations...
Wallington, Cambo, Morpeth
Today to Tue 8 Aug

More details - Michael Eden:Wedgwood and Wouldn't
The exhibition celebrates the Wedgwoodn’t Vases by contemporary artist Michael Eden. The design is loosely based on early Wedgwood Vases which...
The Bowes Museum
Today to Wed 30 Aug

More details - The Clockwork Garden
A bewitching show promising a magical experience for all ages, offering hands-on activities for the young and the young-at-heart. Flying in from...
The Bowes Museum
Today to Tue 26 Sep

More details - Tiptoe Through the Turkish Tulips
An exquisite and engaging trail, linked to items from the Museum collection, viewed through the eyes of contemporary artist Gavin Turk in...
The Bowes Museum
Today to Mon 25 Sep


Sea Watch Foundation’s annual National Whale and Dolphin Watch.
Take part by recording and reporting your sightings, all you need is a pen and some sightings forms.

Saturday 29th July - Sunday August 6th

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