The Sunderland Steam Spectacular!

The first ever Sunderland Steam Spectacular will take place in Herrington Country Park on Sunday 4th and Monday 5th May.

Featuring a wealth of vehicle displays including

  • Steam Traction Engines
  • Vintage Cars,
  • Classic Motorcycles
  • Vintage Tractors


A designated countryside area will also offer visitors a range of attractions such as gundog displays and birds of prey with flying demonstrations in the main arena. There will be also be an opportunity for all terrier owners to bring along their dogs and join in the fun with the main arena terrier racing.

This event is being brought to the city by Sunderland Live in partnership with Leisuretime Entertainment Promotions Ltd, who are responsible for the highly successful Pickering Traction Engine Rally.

The event will also feature a children's corner, a funfair, trade stands, craft marquee and miniature steam engines.

Doors open at 10am

Tickets are £6 for Adults, under 16s £4 and under 5s go free - Tickets will only be available on the day. Family tickets £15 (2 adults and 3 children)

The Sunderland Steam Spectacular is brought you by Leisuretime Entertainment Promotions LTD and supported by Sunderland Live. If you're interested in exhibting your vintage vehicle please email the event organiser by clicking here. or telephone 01947458879