At a glance events listings

A snapshot of the exciting events coming up at the Stadium of Light.

England v Australia
Friday 27 May 2016

England will face Australia as they prepare for Euro 2016 in France this summer.  The game will take place at Sunderland’s Stadium of Light on Friday 27 May kick-off 7.45pm), with tickets for the match to go on sale in due course.
Football fans looking to secure their seat for this must-see game can enjoy all the excitement and emotion of the match from the comfort of one of the Stadium of Light’s hospitality packages as they cheer on the Three Lions on the road to Stade de France.
Offering a range of fantastic packages, guests will be amazed by the hospitality options on offer, featuring a some of the best seats in the house, whilst also enjoying private bar facilities and first-class food options pre and post-match.
For more information please call 0871 911 1555 or email

Father's Day
Sunday 19 June, from £19.95 per person. Upgrade to a champagne reception for £26.95 per person.

Father’s Day only comes once a year, so show your Dad how much you care with a sumptuous Father’s Day feast at the Stadium of Light.

Enjoy a three-course menu, specially prepared by 1879 Events Management’s award-winning chefs.
Packages start from £19.95 per person with the option to upgrade to a Champagne reception at £26.95 per person*.

Season card holders receive 10% discount on selected events in the What’s On at the SOL schedule, just show your season card when you arrive.

VIP packages for Beyoncé show
Tuesday 28 June

Beyoncé, one of the biggest female artists of all time, will be rocking the North East following the announcement of her hotly-anticipated world tour this summer.

Hospitality packages ensure that guests can watch the show from some of the best seats in the house, whilst also enjoying private bar facilities and first-class food options pre and post-concert, avoiding the crowds and queues.

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Stunning à la carte lunches

Sunday lunch at the Stadium of Light* is an event for all the family. Enjoy panoramic views from the Riverview Brasserie, a perfect location to enjoy great company and a delicious à la carte menu created from locally sourced food.

One course – £8.95.
Two courses – £12.95.
Three courses plus coffee – £15.95 

Booking is advisable to avoid disappointment; call 0871 911 1555 to book or email Conf& or

Sunday lunch gift vouchers are also available to purchase at all of our venues.

Why not make the day extra special and book a tour of the Stadium of Light, ideal for a special birthday or celebration for only £10 for adults and £5 for concessions and under 16s. 

Sunday lunch loyalty rewards

Receive a complimentary starter or dessert on your fifth visit and a complimentary main course on your tenth visit with our loyalty card scheme. Terms and conditions apply – see loyalty card for further information.

 *Sunday Lunch is not available on home match days at The Stadium of Light; please check fixtures.