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21/06/2018 - 11:29
Thursday 12 July, 5.20pm - 5.40pm. St Peter’s Riverside Stage (Event Zone C) SHIPS AHOY! The all-star celebrity cast of Peter Pan will be sailing into Sunderland to launch Sunderland Empire’s high...
19/06/2018 - 12:31
Hair was big, shoulders were padded and mobile phones were shaped like bricks and weighed a tonne! Take a fun-packed trip back in time to the electric 80’s with the world premiere of Club Tropicana...
14/06/2018 - 14:09
Those Terrible Tudors and Awful Egyptians are heading for Sunderland Empire, 21 – 24 November 2018 with two hilarious shows featuring eye-popping 3D special effects! In 1993, the first of Terry...
14/06/2018 - 10:38
Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular award-winning epic production of Boublil and Schönberg’s legendary musical MISS SAIGON will land at Sunderland Empire on 24 October 2018 for a LIMITED 3 WEEK...
BIKE BIKE RIDE: Cyclists  setting off from St Peter's Campus last year on one of the longer Sunday rides
13/06/2018 - 09:31
STILL TIME TO ENTER SUNDERLAND BIG BIKE RIDE   ON YOUR BIKE - STILL TIME TO ENTER THE ACTIVE SUNDERLAND BIG BIKE RIDE!   There’s still time to enter this year's Active Sunderland BIG Bike Ride this...
Middle background (l-r) Martha Miller and Heidi Thompson in the play area at Barnes Park with (foreground) Vice Chair of the West Area Committee, Cllr Ian Galbraith, and the performers from Mint Management in costume rehearsing to welcome visitors to the family fun day on Saturday 30 June at this year's West Area event
12/06/2018 - 15:50
STILT WALKING PIRATES AND MERMAIDS will welcome visitors to Barnes Park on Saturday 30 June for the fourth annual West Area community celebration event. Funded by Sunderland City Council's West Area...
24/05/2018 - 15:50
The 30th Sunderland Airshow will prove that time flies when you’re having fun as the event launches with an evening of musical nostalgia, spectacular night flying and breath-taking fireworks. This...
27/03/2018 - 20:36
Sunderland is getting ready to celebrate the 30th Airshow - one of the UK’s largest outdoor events. What began as a small scale community event in 1989 has grown in size and popularity to become a...

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Roker Park has welcomed back the annual illuminations for the last two years. This popular event attracts thousands of families to the historical park to enjoy lit displays.

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