Quality Hotel Boldon
Boldon Business Park, Witney W
Boldon, EN NE35 9PE
Phone: (44) 191 5191999
Fax: (44) 191 5196035
Cineworld Boldon is a popular multiplex among movie buffs in town. Located in the Boldon Leisure Park, it features 11 state-of-the-art screens with world-class facilities. Peruse their schedule for timings and prices, the enjoy the latest Hollywood and Bollywood blockbusters with ice-cream, coffee and snacks from the counter. This venue can be hired for private screenings and parties.
At the Ropery, there are many interesting things to look forward to. The building is well-known as it was built in the 18th Century, when it was used for making machine-made ropes. With a glorious history, the venue has the 'Function Room' which is well-equipped for conferences and exhibitions. Then there is the 'Gastro Restaurant' where the DJ spins great music coupled with nice ambiance and food. Italian cuisine is at its best at the 'Italian Restaurant'. Also, for drinks and bar grub, there is the 'Riverside Bar' apt for the location by the River Wear.
As its name suggests this theatre, cinema, and gallery space occupies a former customs house close to the mouth of the river Tyne. The program of events in the theatre is varied, offering music, dance, drama and comedy. The Customs House is often one of the out of town venues for the annual Newcastle Comedy Festival. The cinema shows the latest releases, as well as less mainstream and sometimes locally funded and made films. The gallery displays a number of touring exhibitions, as well as the work of local artists. Many of the facilities, including the bar and restaurant are available to hire for conferences, seminars, and other events.
Constructed in 1997, the Stadium of Light is the home of the Sunderland AFC soccer team and has a seating capacity of around 49,000. Join the thousands of supporters who assemble every game day to cheer for the home team. The stadium also plays host to various cultural events and concerts the year round. Check their website for details on current and upcoming events and event timings.
A visit to the National Glass Centre lets you explore the roots of Sunderland's glass manufacturing industry as well as how it thrived over the years. This is narrated through its permanent displays as well as glass production stories. National Glass Centre relies on first-hand, moving anecdotes narrated by the locals as well as on high-end audio-visual demonstrations to trace this illustrious industry's history and legacy, dating back to the 7th Century till today. One-to-one Glass Blowing exhibits at National Glass Centre remain its most striking feature, offering a one-of-its-kind creative encounter. The center also conducts craft and jewelry making classes. Its free glass blowing exhibitions are extremely popular. With its easy-to-learn, fun workshops and other activities, National Glass Centre promises an enriching experience for the entire family.
The Sunderland Empire Theatre is a veritable haven for lovers of theatrical spectacles. You will see a host of events and plays that can be attended by a varied audience. Choose from a gamut of plays for kids, musicals, comedy shows and music and dance performances to suit your tastes. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events and exact show times.
This bar of the students' union is a vibrant venue of an array of events. Theater, comedy and concerts are regularly held at North Shore. A good stock of drinks and tasty food add to the value of the place. Check website for opening timings.
Very few venues in the Sunderland provide as much flexibility as this event space on High Street does. Known as Venue, it serves as a community and family entertainment center, that offers its premises for hosting varied events, like concerts, comedy shows, wedding receptions, birthday parties and more. Fantastic laser lights, a full-fledged bar, advanced sound and light system enhance the experience of watching the concerts and DJ parties held here. After an event, walk into it's kid-friendly cafe and relax while you sip on a cup of coffee.
The Campus Academy is Sunderland's pride and joy. This massive music venue can house upto 1850 music enthusiasts and is fully furnished to provide the best sound and entertainment. Complete with bars and a VIP lounge as well as an terrace outdoors, the Campus has enough room for everyone. Pandemonium breaks out throughout the week as global artists and DJs spin into action. The venue has hosted some of the best in the country including Girls ALoud, KajaGooGoo, The Saturdays and N Dubz. The venue also hosts a variety of themed events that work the local crowd.
'The Point' in Sunderland, attracts people like bees to a flower. There are four super exciting venues within the Point. The 'Purple Bar' is for the uber-stylish people, where they can enjoy the DJ's modern beats. At the 'Velvet Lounge' just lay back, and leave the rest to good music and drinks. The 'Union Nightclub' calls for parties and more gala time, as the venue is available on rent too. Then if these weren't enough, there is 'Arizona' for the ultimate party lovers. They play amazing music, so not many refuse to dance here. All said, the Point is one such spot in the city center which is hard to resist. Please refer the website for contact details and future events.
This multiplex screens the hottest Hollywood blockbusters for your viewing pleasure. Great sound quality for an even more enjoyable experience. For further information regarding ticket prices, show times and movie listings please visit their website. Call +44 8714 71 4714 for more.
Pop Recs Ltd is the brainchild of Frankie & the Heartstrings, a local band. Opened in 2013 in the former Sunderland Tourist Office, it is a record shop, music venue, coffee shop and gallery. Decked up with black and white posters, it has an inviting look where you can browse for records or enjoy a cuppa. Their concerts are reasonably priced as well. Some of their previous listings are Emperor Yes, Losers, Blossoms and Gulp.