Whitley Bay came from 2-0 down to secure a point at Dean Street.
Brad Hird gave Shildon the lead after 7 mins when he guided the ball past the Whitley Bay keeper.
Zak Atkinson was shown a straight Red card for a challenge on Lewis Walton after 21mins
Billy Greulich-Smith added a second for Shildon after a goalmouth scramble on 35 mins
In the second half Andrei Ardelean pulled a goal back in the 51st minute and then Luke Salmon equalised 6 minutes later placing the ball under Shaun Newbrook in the Shildon goal.
Both teams had chances to win the game in the last quarter of an hour but the game ended 2-2
Man Of the Match: Ben Trotter