The facilities at Sunderland Stadium are second to none. The Northern Lights Restaurant seats 150 diners while there are four Executive Suites. The Regal Banqueting Suite can comfortably accommodate 180 diners.
The stadium also also provides excellent Conference Facilities. Bunnies Bar features a live DJ on Friday and Saturday nights.
Sunderland Stadium is situated on the A184 between Sunderland and East Boldon, and is within easy reach by road from the A1 and A19.
The track offers ample parking facilities and can also be reached by Public Transport.
Track circumference – 378 metres
Distance raced – 261, 450, 640, 828 metres.
Run To First Bend – 93 metres (450m) 84 metres (640m)
Hare Type – Outside McGee
Race Days – Wednesday, Friday and Saturday evenings. Tuesday and Thursday afternoons (BAGS).
Sunderland Greyhound Track
Capacity – 1500
Address – Regal Sunderland Stadium, Newcastle Road, Sunderland, SR5 1RP
Telephone – 0191 536 7250
Railway Station – Rail to Sunderland station, Taxi to stadium
Motorway Junction – A1(M) Jnct 65 6.5 miles (10.5 km)
By Road – The stadium is situated on the A184 between the A19 and Sunderland.
Airport – Newcastle 13.1 miles (21.1 km)
Catering Facilities – 150 covers, tote facilities, wine waitress, private cocktail bar, video and tote displays. PLUS Friday and Saturday after racing night-club Trapz.
Snack facilities – Large selection of hot and cold food
Restaurant Facilities – Northern lights restaurant provides an excellent view of the racing and a quality freshly prepared meal at a realistic price.(seats 150)
Parking – 500 Cars
Admission – £5.00 (wed/fri) £6.00 (sat). Tuesday and Thursday afternoons free admission.
Sunderland Major Open Events
Major Open Events – UK Festival of Racing, William Hill Classic (450m), William Hill Grand Prix (640m), Regular open races