What's On In and Around Sunderland

Today to Fri 29 Jul by date within - 20 + miles

Blues, Jazz and Swing Festival at The Exchange Theatre

Three days of performance, conversation and events celebrating the influence of jazz across the North East and around the world.
The Exchange Theatre Howard Street North Shields NE30 1SE
Today to Sun 3 Jul

Carolina Caycedo

Process and participation are central to Caycedo’s practice, bringing a collective dimension through performances, photographs and videos.
BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art Gateshead Quays South Shore Road Gateshead NE8 3BA
Today to Tue 26 Jul

Signs of Summer at Durham University Botanic Garden

Pick up a spotter sheet from the Visitor Centre and see what Signs of Summer you can discover in the Garden. This is a self-led activity and subject to availability of spotter sheets.
Durham University Botanic Garden, Hollingside Lane, Durham DH1 3TN
Today to Sun 31 Jul

Sunderland Volunteer Life Brigade Museum

The museum charts the history of the Sunderland Volunteer Life Brigade from it's inception in 1877 to the present day
The Watchhouse, Pier View, Roker, Sunderland SR6 0PR
Sat 2 Jul

Summer of Fun at Beamish Museum

Be sure to visit Beamish, The Living Museum of the North for Summer of Fun 2022 and enjoy good old-fashioned family fun including traditional transport, Georgian games and creative crafts!
Beamish Museum Beamish DH9 0RG
Sat 2 Jul to Tue 30 Aug

Marie Curie Hospice - Open Garden for NGS

The landscaped gardens of the purpose-built Marie Curie Hospice overlooks the Tyne and Gateshead and offers a beautiful, tranquil place for patients and visitors to sit and chat.
Marie Curie Hospice, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE4 6SS
Sun 3 Jul

MG Car Display at Durham University Botanic Garden

The Durham MG Owners Club was formed in 2001 for local car enthusiasts interested in MG cars, both classic and modern.
Durham University Botanic Garden, Hollingside Lane, Durham DH1 3TN
Sun 3 Jul

Ashington & District Male Voice Choir

Ashington & District Male Voice Choir Enjoy singing then why not join a group of 30+ like minded men who love to sing and entertain. We practice each Thursday a variety of traditional and modern songs written for four parts.
Stakeford and Bomarsund Sports and Social Welfare, East View, Stakeford NE62 5UD
Thu 7 Jul, Thu 14 Jul

Marty and the Party

There’s a party. It’s sure to be arty. There’ll be giggles and nibbles and the dress code is “smartly”. Marty is heading to the best party there has ever been in the history of ever.
Northern Stage Barras Bridge Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RH
Sat 9 Jul

Welcome to BRASS!

Welcome to BRASS! 10-17 July 2022 Our eclectic, vibrant and colourful celebration of brass music in all its forms – artistically excellent, rooted in our communities, and welcoming to...
Throughout Durham DH1 1QG
Sun 10 Jul, Sun 17 Jul

St Margaret's Allotments - Open Garden for NGS

5 acres of over 100 allotments against the spectacular backdrop of Durham Cathedral. This site has been cultivated since the Middle Ages.
St Margaret’s Allotments, Durham City DH1 4QU
Sun 10 Jul

2 Briarlea - Open Garden for NGS

A plant lover's garden of just under ½ acre, rejuvenated and redeveloped over the last 5 yrs, featuring gravel areas, stream side planting and many herbaceous borders.
2 Briarlea, Morpeth NE61 6PA
Sun 10 Jul

An Evening With David Sedaris

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s pre-eminent humor writers.
Tyne Theatre, 117 Westgate Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4AG
Mon 11 Jul

Samling Academy ‘Sea Pictures’ - Sage Gateshead

A voyage of song and poetry to the land where corals lie. Samling Academy present a semi-staged concert of song and poetry inspired by the sea.
Sage Gateshead, St Mary’s Square, Gateshead NE8 2JR
Fri 15 Jul

Circus Vegas

For a discount call the box office on 07494774008 or online with Ticketmaster and quote ‘ELVIS’ Must be booked at least 24 hours before show time.
Nuns Moor NE4 5AH
Fri 15 Jul to Sun 24 Jul

Foraging Walk

Foraging Walk 3 hour guided foraging walk at Dalton Moor Farm. Free Wild Food for life! You will learn all about how to forage safely, responsibly and legally.
Dalton Moor Farm Off Truro Avenue, MURTON, Seaham SR7 9JY
Sat 16 Jul, Sat 20 Aug
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Come and play trains!

Join us for an hour of train filled fun, perfect for mini train fans. We’ll be filling the main hall with a giant hands-on train track, electric trains, a ride on train and a train slide.
Fulwell Community Centre, Chapman Street SR6 8HS
Sun 17 Jul

Jane Eyre - Heartbreak Productions

Join the UK's premier open air theatre company with a classic dramatization of Charlotte Bronte's ground-breaking1847 novel.
Northumberlandia, Blagdon Lane, Cramlington NE23 8AU
Sun 17 Jul

Wynyard Hall Summer Plant Fair 2022

Held within the glorious Walled Garden at Wynyard hall, the fair introduces you to some of the best Northern plant nurseries and specialists.
Wynyard Hall Walled Garden, Stockton on Tees TS22 5NF
Sun 17 Jul

Mindful Monday Morning

Spend a relaxing morning in the beautiful green surroundings of Dalton Moor Vegan Fruit Farm - winner of several awards for genuine care of the green environment, and a truly stunning
Dalton Moor Farm Off Truro Avenue, MURTON, Seaham SR7 9JY
Mon 18 Jul

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