At a glance events listings

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

Hard tackles and lasting impressions - an evening with Kevin Ball and Alex Rae

Thursday 8 October - £20pp

When it came to making lasting impressions on the pitch, SAFC legends, Kevin Ball and Alex Rae, sent fear into the eyes of their opponents, forming one of Sunderland’s most formidable centre midfield partnerships.  Join the ferocious duo as they tackle the questions of Black Cats fans in this special fan event at Stadium of Light.

Hard Tackles and Last Impressions, in association with SAFC’s Foundation of Light, will be a relaxed evening event suitable for all Black Cats fans and will include a complimentary alcoholic beverage on arrival, a two-course meal, entertainment from comedian Kevin Connelly and of course a Q&A session with the two legends.

This event is expected to sell quickly, so booking is advisable to avoid disappointment, call 0871 911 1555 or email conf& to book your place.

Wedding Wonder Show

Sun 11 October, 12noon until 3pm

The Wedding Wonder Show, in partnership with Belle Bridal, will feature more than 100 of the region’s
finest wedding suppliers, offering everything from photographers to favours.

There will also be a fashion show and a chance to learn more about weddings at the Stadium of Light and its sister sites, National Glass Centre and The Beach House.

Entry: £2 per person, £6 per family of four, concessions and students £1, children go free.

For more information or to book please visit 

Winter Wonderland Gourmet Evening

Fri 13 November - £54.50 per person

The home of Sunderland AFC will be hosting an evening dedicated to the gastronomic splendour of the winter season, pairing selections of world-famous wines with the finest winter ingredients.

The five-course feast, provided by the stadium’s award winning chefs, will include seasonal dishes such as winter salad, roasted tenderloin with braised oxtail and Palet D’or with griottine cherries.

Each dish will be accompanied by a different wine, specifically chosen to complement the unique flavours.

Discover the magic of Christmas at the SoL

Whether it’s your office Christmas party, a family and friend’s get-together or an intimate dinner, the Stadium of Light is a magical location for your festive gathering.

A great range of themed packages have been put together for 2015 and complemented by our stylish suites that can host 10 to 1,000 guests plus mouth-watering dishes and special drinks packages, you can be confident there’s a party to suit your needs.

For more information about Christmas events at the Stadium of Light call 0871 911 1555 or email


Every Sunday at the Stadium of Light and National Glass Centre all year round

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.

Why not make a day of it at The Beach House...

The Beach House, located at Marine Walk, Roker brings together a wonderful mix of traditional and regional food and drink as well as Samson and Delilah's ice cream parlour.

Our Beach House offers a range of locally sourced dishes to suit all tastes, enjoy a Sunday family stroll along the Beach and pay us a visit.

All SAFC season card holders can use their season card to get 10% off food.

The venue is also available for private parties and functions, with a series of promotions already in place to encourage repeat custom, including loyalty cards.

For more information visit book call 0871 911 1555