WIN: Family ticket to Black Cat fun day at Stadium of Light

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Win a day of football and fun at the Stadium of Light for you and your family.

We’ve teamed up with the club to give away a family tickets for four, worth £30, to the fun day taking place on Saturday, July 2.

The Stadium of Light will be transformed into a fun size fairground for the return of its annual Black Cats Family Fun Day.

The event, which runs from 1.30pm until 6pm, will include dodgems, bouncy castles and rides for all ages, as well as appearances from magicians, balloon artists, fairytale princesses and SAFC mascots Samson and Delilah.

Backstage tours of the Stadium of Light will be running throughout the afternoon, offering families the chance to follow in the footsteps of their idols and take a run down the tunnel or sit in the dugout.

There will also be a chance for visitors to test their own ball skills with a professional football freestyler, as well as small games, speed cages and drills hosted by coaches from Sunderland AFC’s charity, the Foundation of Light.

“Delilah and I always have so much fun at the Black Cats Family Fun Day,” said SAFC mascot Samson. “There is so much on offer for fans of all ages and we can’t wait to see everyone again this year.”

•Tickets for the Black Cats Family Fun Day, which has sold out in previous years, are on sale now from the Stadium of Light ticket office or via 0871 911 1973, priced at £7.50 each.

Parents and guardians can also register under 16s for Sunderland AFC’s junior supporters club by visiting

•To be in with a chance of winning a family ticket, answer this question: which of these is not an English football mascot?

A) Samson

B) Fred the Red

C) Flipper

Fill in your answer and details on a postcard and return it to Family Fun Day Competition, Katy Wheeler, Johnston Press, 2nd Floor, Alexander House, 1 Mandarin Road, Rainton Bridge Business Park, Houghton, DH4 5RA

Alternatively, you can email your answer and details to

Closing date: June 30.