What's on around Blackpool

Today to Fri 23 Jul, closest first.
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Lytham Hall - Open Garden for NGS

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Lytham Hall is a C18 Georgian house set in 78 acres of historic woodlands, with a parterre, herbaceous border, south aspect garden, two wildlife ponds.
Lytham Hall, Lytham St Annes FY8 4JX
Sun 18 Jul

’Captured on Canvas’ art by Glynn Ward

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Captured on Canvas From the botanical to mechanical, a unique collection of art inspired in Lancashire by Glynn Ward.
Lytham Heritage Centre, 2 Henry St, Lytham St Annes FY8 5LE
Today to Sun 18 Jul

The Art and Craft Guild of Lancashire Summer Exhibition.

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Art Exhibition: Mixed media art by a local group of arts and crafts people.
Lytham Heritage Centre, 2 Henry St, Lytham St Annes FY8 5LE
Tue 20 Jul to Sun 8 Aug

Kington Cottage - Open Garden for NGS

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Nestling in the beautiful village of Treales this generously sized Japanese garden has many authentic and unique Japanese features, along side its 2 ponds linked by a river.
Kington Cottage, Preston PR4 3SD
Sat 3 Jul, Sun 4 Jul

Hutton Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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Hutton is a small village on the outskirts of Preston. There are 3 long, fairly narrow gardens which vary in style.
Hutton Gardens, Preston PR4 5SH
Sun 4 Jul

Ashton Walled Community Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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Formal raised beds within a walled garden, a peace garden and an edible garden. The formal part of the garden uses plants predominantly from just 3 families, rose, geranium and aster.
Ashton Walled Community Gardens, Preston PR2 1HL
Sat 17 Jul

Hillside Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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The gardens of Hillside are full of variety and interest, each having ponds or water features which create a relaxed atmosphere.
Hillside Gardens, Southport PR8 3AJ
Sun 18 Jul

Hazelwood - Open Garden for NGS

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New for 2021 Alpine House, cutting and vegetable garden. 1½ acre garden and hardy plant nursery, gravel garden with pots and seating area, shrubs, herbaceous borders, stream-fed pond with woodland...
Hazelwood, Leyland PR26 9AY
Sun 4 Jul

Midday Concert at Preston St. George’s Church

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Our first live concert in Preston for a long time. Flute and Guitar duo by Meera Maharaj and James Girling.
St. George’s Church, off Lune St., Preston PR1 2NP
Wed 30 Jun

Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening

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Information Lecture:  Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening THE PHYSICAL LECTURES ARE POSTPONED FOR NOW DUE TO THE PRESENT SITUATION, BUT WE ARE OFFERING THEM OVER THE PHONE INSTEAD SO PLEASE RING TO ARRANGE A SUITABLE TIME.
Quaker Meeting Room, 189 St George’s Road PR1 6NQ
Sun 27 Jun

79 Crabtree Lane - Open Garden for NGS

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¾ acre all year round plants persons garden with many rare and unusual plants. Herbaceous borders and island beds leading to a pond and rockery, rose garden, spring area and autumn hot bed.
79 Crabtree Lane, Burscough L40 0RW
Sun 11 Jul

Bridge Inn Community Farm - Open Garden for NGS

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Bridge Inn Community Farm was established in 2010 in response to a community need. Our farm sits on a beautiful 4 acre small holding with views looking out over the countryside.
Bridge Inn Community Farm, Liverpool L37 0AF
Sun 27 Jun

Freshfield Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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3 suburban gardens on sandy soil near to Formby sand dunes and NT nature reserve, home to the red squirrel.
Freshfield Gardens, Freshfield L37 3HW
Sun 4 Jul

72 Ludlow Drive - Open Garden for NGS

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A beautiful town garden overflowing with a wide variety of bee friendly planting. Developed over 15 years it includes a gravel garden and a newly developed Jewel garden to the front.
72 Ludlow Drive, Ormskirk L39 1LF
Sun 18 Jul

Formby Festival (food, drink and entertainment)

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Formby Festival (food, drink and entertainment) Fun packed family event now in its 9th year. Friday night is silent Disco with open mic (over 18s only), Saturday is our show day with live entertainment, displays and finishing off with our...
Duke Street Park, Formby L37 4AT
Fri 16 Jul, Sun 18 Jul

Gorse Hill Nature Reserve - Open Garden for NGS

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Situated on a sandstone ridge offering spectacular views across the Lancashire Plain, our wildflower meadow in summer is brimming with a wide variety of wildflowers and grasses.
Gorse Hill Nature Reserve, Ormskirk L39 7HB
Sun 18 Jul

Ormskirk Artisan Market

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Talented makers, bakers & creatives will be joining us in the heart of the pretty & historic market town of Ormskirk in Lancashire.
Moor Street, Ormskirk Town Centre L39 2AW
Sun 4 Jul, Sun 18 Jul

Ormskirk Comedy Club Presents Alun Cochrane

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The Ormskirk Comedy Club returns again to The Chapel Arts House with resident MC Adam Rushton and another incredible line up of acts.
The Chapel - Ormskirk Arts House St Helens Rd, Ormskirk L39 4QR
Fri 23 Jul

Carr House Farm - Open Garden for NGS

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A hidden gem in historic City of Lancaster. Farmhouse gardens incl Mediterranean, rustic and cottage flowers and trees intertwined beautifully with 2 ponds fed naturally by Lucy Brook attracting all...
Carr House Farm, Lancaster LA1 1SW
Sat 3 Jul and Sun 4 Jul

McDonald’s Fun Football - Ormskirk

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At Fun Football, we create a fun, friendly and safe environment, for boys and girls aged 5 – 11 to try football for the first time.
JMO Sports Park, Liverpool Rd, Skelmersdale WN8 8BX
Sun 27 Jun

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