FOLLOW OUR VIBE GUIDE FOR THE WEEKEND…
Rock ‘n’ roll star!
Don’t miss an unforgettable night of 90s Britpop swagger! Nestled in the heart of the historic Deptford and Ayre’s Quay area, The Saltgrass is where you need to be for a brilliant Liam Gallagher tribute night.
Prepare to be dazzled by an award-winning opera! Madama Butterfly is floating into the Sunderland Empire this March and we cannot wait to see what it has to offer!
Arriving into the city with brand new, exquisite stage settings, oriental costumes and a stellar soundtrack, you’d be crazy to give this stunning show a miss!
Check out Sunderland Museum’s brand-new art exhibition exploring age and creativity.
This thought-provoking and dynamic show challenges ideas about ageing and celebrates contemporary British artists who pushed the boundaries, enjoyed long careers or discovered their creativity later in life.
Well worth checking out!
Marcellos Ristorante is a family-owned restaurant, serving up authentic Italian food.
Located in the heart of Sunderland, it’s known for its traditional Italian pizza and pasta with a modern twist.
Emphasis has always been on quality and freshness, making it a favourite among visitors and locals alike.
Comic-Con is coming to Rainton Arena!
Expect special appearances from the likes of Chris Rankin (Harry Potter), Colin Baker (Doctor Who) and Clem So (Star Wars).
You’re also free to dress up as your favourite characters, search for rare superhero collectables and tuck into delicious food too!
Settle in for an idulgent steak supper at meat experts, Miller & Carter Steakhouse.
Be sure to give the steak experience a try; 30 day aged prime steak cuts served with seasoned fries, balsamic beef tomato and their famous onion loaf.
Match it with a bottle of pinot grigio and you’re onto a winner!
High street shopping
Say hello to spring with a shopping spree over at the Bridges.
Stop by high-street giants, such as Topshop, Lush and Boots and start planning your new seasonal wardrobe and skincare routine!
Black Cats in action
Cheer on the lads as they take on Gillingham F.C. in a pivotal League One clash.
The Black Cats have picked up some pivotal wins during the festive period and Phil Parkinson will be looking to keep up the good run against the Gills.
Haway the lads!
Anyone for a cold one?
Looking for a great pub with a cracking beer selection – well look no further!
The Ship Isis is very accommodating with a fantastic range of different offers on real ales as well as ciders.
A fab place to meet with friends and family over a good drink in Sunderland.
Celebrate International Women’s Day in style with a sensational gig at Independent Sunderland.
Join one of the North East’s leading female artists, Martha Hill, as she whistles into Sunderland for an evening of unforgettable alternative pop!
Tickets start from just £8, make sure you don’t miss out!
Dancing sensation and Strictly Come Dancing star, AJ Pritchard,is back out on the road after his debut tour last year!
Arriving at Sunderland Empire Theatre, watch as he showcases his best moves.
Get your sweet fix at Fausto Coffee, where you can dive into a variety of feel-good treats! From fluffy scones to just-baked cakes, Fausto has a great range of delightful desserts that will help you refuel after a morning spent on the beach!