Saturday 27 June 2020

Armed Forces Day

Sunderland — 26–28 June 2020

Sunderland Armed Forces Weekend

5:00 pm to 5:00 pm

The Sunderland Armed forces Weekend falls in line with the National Armed Forces Day celebrations and is held on the last weekend of June every year.

The event is free for the whole community of Sunderland and further afield and is our opportunity to come together and celebrate our Armed Forces, those currently serving and veterans.

The weekend is officially opened on the Friday by a flag raising ceremony by local dignitaries followed by live entertainment in the marquee – a fun fair and catering stalls will also be available.
Opens at 5pm closes at 10pm

Saturday there will be a representation from local Reserve and Regular Regiments and Units and their vehicles, a parade along the sea front, a Military band, live entertainment in the form of singers and dance performances, Military displays , a Fun fair and catering stands and market stalls.
Opens at 10am closes at 9pm.

Sunday will mirror Saturday with the addition of a children’s football competition and dog show.
Opens at 10am closes at 5pm.