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More details - Tekashi 6IX9INE
Tekashi 6IX9INE. Artists performing: TEKASHI 6IX9INE .: Tickets avaiable.
Victoria Warehouse, Manchester
Today

More details - "Local Scenes"
Art Exhibition: the much-awaited exhibition of watercolours by Tom Eccles.
Lytham Heritage Centre, 2 Henry St, Lytham St Annes
Today to Sun 1 Jul

More details - TRC + Grove Street Families - Manchester
TRC + Grove Street Families - Manchester: Tickets avaiable.
Rebellion, Manchester
Today

More details - Gin Tasting
Calling all gin-lovers! Join us for a Gin Night Experience in our beautiful marquee in the hospice grounds featuring tasting, tutorials and canapes, all raising funds for St Catherine’s.
St Catherine’s Park Lostock Lane Lostock Hall Preston
Today

The "ORCHARD TEA GARDEN"  @  "The Ridges" Chorley. 0PEN Wed & Thurs More details - The "ORCHARD TEA GARDEN"  @  "The Ridges" Chorley. 0PEN Wed & Thurs
Cream teas, home made cakes & light refreshments served on the patio under the Gazebo overlooking apple trees and surrounded with wide & colourful flower borders. OPEN each WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY Thru June, July & August. 12.00 -5.00pm No admission charge if not visiting the Gardens
THE RIDGES ORCHARD TEA GARDEN, The Ridges Weavers Brow(Cont. Cowling Rd.) Limbrick, Chorley
Today, Wed 27 Jun, Thu 28 Jun, Wed 4 Jul, Thu 5 Jul, Wed 11 Jul, Thu 12 Jul, Wed 18 Jul, Thu 19 Jul, Wed 25 Jul, Thu 26 Jul, Wed 1 Aug, Thu 2 Aug
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More details - Open Rehearsal for Make Music Day 2018
Make Music Day takes place every year on 21 June, the longest day of the year. You can attend an event near you while joining thousands of other music lovers around the world in over 120 countries! Rossendale Valley Sounds community wind band are proud to be taking part this year by hosting an Open Rehearsal.
St Veronicas Helmshore Road Helmshore
Today

More details - Gawthorpe Hall - History Wardrobe presents "Votes for Women"
Lucy Adlington returns with the story of suffragette style and the fight for political freedom. Booking Essential. Phone: 01282 771004.
Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Road, Padiham, near Burnley,
Today

More details - Chorley Branch - Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society,  June Meeting
Thursday 21 June 2018 Speaker - Gillian Lonergan. ’More Than Just A Shop’. The history of the Co-operative movement. Admission is free to members and non-members, but donations very much appreciated.
Cunliffe Hall (Chorley Masonic Hall), Cunliffe Street, Chorley
Today

More details - Awful Auntie
When Stella sets off to visit London with her parents, Lord and Lady Saxby, she has no idea her life is in danger! Waking up three months later, only her Aunt Alberta can tell Stella what has happened.
Opera House Manchester 3 Quay Street Manchester
Today to Sun 24 Jun

More details - Newburgh Fair
Newburgh Fair week starts with a Family Service at 10.30am on Sun 17 June. Then Lions Bingo night at 7pm on Tues 19 June; Folk Night at 7.30pm on Wed 20 June with Bernard Wrigley; PTA Ladies Night on Thurs 21 June; Community Quiz Night at 7pm on Fri 22 June; and the 41st Newburgh Fair from noon until 4.
Newburgh School, Back Lane, Newburgh
Today to Sat 23 Jun

More details - Rainbow House ROYAL ASCOT LADIES DAY
Our hugely popular ladies event is back with live betting from Royal Ascot races. Ticket price includes: Drink on arrival, Two course lunch with tea & coffee, Afternoon tea Stalls selling ladies luxury gifts and items. Raffle, diamond draw and prize for best dressed filly.
The Invincibles Lounge, Preston North End FC, Sir Tom Finney Way, Preston
Today

More details - Simply Dylan
We’re delighted to welcome Simply Dylan with a stripped back acoustic set from Vision Thing. Simply Dylan is a standout act of pure class. - No frills, no gimmicks, no pretence SIMPLY DYLAN is John O’Connell’s personal exploration and celebration of the rich and diverse work of Bob Dylan.
Theatre, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Today

More details - Happy Days
“THE DAYS GO BY, CERTAIN DAYS, GO QUITE BY, THE BELL GOES, AND LITTLE OR NOTHING SAID, LITTLE OR NOTHING DONE. THAT IS THE DANGER. TO BE GUARDED AGAINST.” Winnie is stuck. Buried in a wilderness of scorched earth she survives the everyday with fragments of babbling optimism.
Royal Exchange Theatre, St Ann’s Square, Manchester
Today to Sat 23 Jun

More details - Gawthorpe Hall - Emotional Repair
Textile artist Ruth Singer explores personal and universal stories of love and loss, grief and celebration - using stitch as an act of remembrance. New work in the exhibition is inspired by items in the collection and the stories behind these items.
Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Road, Padiham, near Burnley,
Today to Sun 24 Jun

More details - AN EVENING OF SHORT PLAYS - four one act plays
The theatre’s three drama groups, Preston Drama Club, The Broughton Players and The Grimsargh Players have come together in a production of four short plays each night to raise funds for the development of the Playhouse.
Preston Playhouse, Market St West, Preston
Today to Sat 23 Jun

More details - The Bon Jovi Experience
The Bon Jovi Experience are the worlds first and finest tribute to the great Bon Jovi and are the worlds ONLY tribute to have been requested by and to have performed live on stage with Jon Bon Jovi himself. They are also the only tribute to have been featured on the official Bon Jovi website.
Blackpool Grand Theatre 33 Church Street Blackpool
Today

More details - Summer Holiday
The Octagon’s first off-site production, Summer Holiday is a feel good 1960s musical which will be brought to life as never seen before.
Bolton transport interchange, busses, and Albert Halls, Bolton
Today to Sat 23 Jun

More details - The Story of Guitar Heroes
“If you like music and guitars you will LOVE this show!” Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Hank Marvin, Brian May and Slash are just some of the outstanding guitar heroes you will have chance to experience in one amazing show!
The Grand, 18 York Street,Clitheroe, Lancashire,
Fri 22 Jun

More details - FNL: The Vellys | The Protagonists | Thunder & the Giants
Join us in the Grand Vault for The Vellys, The Protagonists, Thunder & The Giants and more TBA! Wigan lads, The Vellys return to headline after a busy few months with out of town gigs, recording a yet to be named EP (which includes well received track ’Wired’ - check their Facebook) and gaining local...
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Fri 22 Jun

More details - Gawthorpe Hall - Canvas Scissor Keep with Pippa Foulds
Create a counted thread scissor keep with a typical 17th century design. Learn tent stitch, gobelin stitch, French knots and interlaced chain stitch as well as how to make a small tassel and cord to complete the project. Booking Essential. Phone: Book online.
Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Road, Padiham, near Burnley,
Fri 22 Jun

More details - Richie Kotzen
Richie Kotzen. Artists performing: Richie Kotzen.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Fri 22 Jun

More details - Girls Names
Girls Names. Artists performing: Girls Names.: Tickets avaiable.
Night People, Manchester
Fri 22 Jun

More details - Tekashi 6IX9INE Live in Concert
Tekashi 6IX9INE Live in Concert. Artists performing: TEKASHI 6IX9INE .: Tickets avaiable.
Victoria Warehouse, Manchester
Fri 22 Jun

More details - Now, that's what I CALL a Quiz Night!
60 questions in six rounds; we always start with Current Affairs, we always finish with a Music round, and we have a special mystery Conundrum round in the middle. Play a joker on any one round to double the score, and play Lucky Numbers between each round, giving everyone the chance of winning something!
The Cricket Club, Victory Park Barnoldswick
Fri 22 Jun, Fri 29 Jun, Fri 6 Jul

More details - Arkholme Book Fair
Secondhand & Antiquarian Book Fair organised by the P.B.F.A. This is a one day fair with booksellers from throughout the UK exhibiting books on a wide range of subjects from children’s & illustrated, fiction, topography (especially northern), industrial history, transport, travel.
Arkholme Village Hall, Kirkby Lonsdale Road, Arkholme
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Mum2mum Market (Chorlton,Manchester)  Nearly New Sale
Chorlton High School Saturday 23rd June 1:30pm-3:30pm SELL your quality second hand baby, children’s and maternity clothes, preloved baby equipment or used pram at our nearly new baby and children’s market and keep 100% of the proceeds. Book a stall at www.mum2mummarket.co.uk/book-a-stall.
Chorlton High School, Nell Lane, Chorlton, Manchester
Sat 23 Jun

More details - VCTMS, Lifetight - Manchester
VCTMS, Lifetight - Manchester: Tickets avaiable.
Satans Hollow, Manchester
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Peppa Pig's Adventure
Peppa Pig and friends are back in the brand new live show Peppa Pig’s Adventure! Join Peppa as she gets ready to go on an exciting camping trip to the woods with George and her school friends, including Pedro Pony, Suzy Sheep and Gerald Giraffe.
Blackpool Grand Theatre 33 Church Street Blackpool
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - Comics
Love Comics? This is your chance to enjoy an eclectic mix of original comic art that will impress and inspire most comics´fans.
Harris Museum
Sat 23 Jun

More details - St Aidan's Church Summer Fair
St Aidan’s Church, Station Road, Bamber Bridge are holding the Annual SUMMER FAIR on SATURDAY 23th JUNE. 11am to 2pm A heap of Summer Fun for the whole Community with Games & Competitions,Cake Stall, White Elephant, Books, Bottle Stall, Plant Stall, Lucky Dip, Face Painting, Raffle & Tombolas. Lots to see & do!
St Aidans Church, Station Road, Bamber Bridge
Sat 23 Jun

More details - The Ministry of Lost & Found
Pick up a map, it’s time to get lost on a quest around Central Library A long, long, time ago, the government commissioned intrepid explorer, Philias Finder, to start The Ministry of Lost & Found – a secret department tasked with protecting the most curious and precious objects ever lost or found.
Manchester Central Library St Peter’s Square Manchester
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Dale House Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
½ acre tastefully landscaped gardens comprising of limestone rockeries, well stocked herbaceous borders, raised alpine beds, well stocked koi pond, lawn areas, greenhouse and polytunnel, patio areas, specialising in alpines rare shrubs and trees, large collection unusual bulbs. All year round interest.
Dale House Gardens, Preston
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - THE JAM DRC!
The Jam DRC are back! Last year they blew the roof off the place and the night was a total winner. They bring the full repertoire - Going Underground, That’s Entertainment, Funeral Pyre, Eton Rifles, When You’re Young - all the big numbers and some of the more obscure records chosen by the band who are...
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sat 23 Jun

More details - St Catherine's Summer Ball
Join us for a fabulous evening of fine food and top entertainment at our Summer Ball this June! The St Catherine’s Marquee in the beautiful hospice grounds is the venue for this year’s event, which will feature live music from The Soul Convicts and a charity auction and raffle.
St Catherine’s Park Lostock Lane Lostock Hall Preston
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Pinked Floyd Tribute Show
A spectacular evening of live music, lights and video in honour of one of the greatest bands of all time
Burnley Mechanics
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Canapés and Cocktails with Tutor Doctor - Manchester
Learn all that you need to know about the Tutor Doctor Franchise Opportunity with canapés and cocktails on us. About this Event Learn about Tutor Doctor and enjoy some canapés and cocktails on us!
The Midland 16 Peter Street Manchester United Kingdom
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Table Top Sale @ Whalley Village Hall, Whalley, BB7 9TD, Lancashire
Table Top Sale @ Whalley Village Hall, Whalley, BB7 9TD, Lancashire Sunday 24th June - 9am till 2pm - FREE ENTRY!!! Everyone welcome, you may pick up a bargain or two - Admission is FREE! Last Sunday of each month Why not earn yourself some money by having a clear out of your unwanted items.
Whalley Village Hall, Behind CO-OP Car Park, Accrington Road, Whalley, Near Clitheroe, Lancs
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Blackburn Music Society Summer Concert
Blackburn Music Society presents an afternoon Summer Concert, featuring Elgar’s Bavarian Highlands and other choral favourites at Pleasington Priory on Sunday, 24th June at 2.30pm, with guest conductor Helen Harrison and accompanist Joy Fielding.
Pleasington Priory, Sandy Lane, Blackburn.
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Distant/Drifted All-Dayer - Manchester
Distant/Drifted All-Dayer - Manchester: Tickets avaiable.
Satans Hollow, Manchester
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Record Fair
Come on down to The Old Courts to meet Back Trax Music and guest stall holders. The purveyors of quality preloved records present RECORD FAIR on Sunday 24th June featuring established traders from the northwest selling records and memorabila covering lots of different styles of music. Doors 10.
Court Room, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Green Farm Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
½ acre well established formal cottage gardens. Feature koi pond, paths leading to different areas. Lots of climbers and rose beds. Packed with plants of all kinds. Many shrubs and trees. Well laid out lawns. Collections of unusual plants. A surprise round every corner.
Green Farm Cottage, Poulton-le-Fylde
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Tottington Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
2 gardens both open for the first time. The first is a suburban garden created over the past 9 years from a blank canvas into a creative oasis. Organically managed to attract birds, bees and butterflies. Stunning views across fields to Knowl Hill.
Tottington Gardens, Bury
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Dutton Hall - Open Garden for NGS
An increasing range of interesting trees and shrubs have been added to the existing collection of old fashioned roses, including rare and unusual varieties and Plant Heritage National Collection of Pemberton Hybrid Musk roses. Formal garden at front with backdrop of C17 house (not open).
Dutton Hall, Ribchester
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Yellow day Garden Fete
Bring the family together for a fun day out in aid of St Catherine’s at our annual Yellow Day garden fete! Featuring a host of attractions including: Stalls Games Rides Entertainment And more, including tasty food and drink from The Mill Outside.
St Catherine’s Hospice Lostock Lane Lostock Hall
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Clearbeck House - Open Garden for NGS
’A surprise round every corner’ is the most common response as visitors encounter fountains, streams, ponds, sculptures, boathouses and follies: Rapunzel’s tower, temple, turf maze, giant fish made of CDs, walk-through pyramid. 2 acre wildlife lake attracts many species of insects and birds.
Clearbeck House, Higher Tatham via Lancaster
Sun 24 Jun, Sun 1 Jul

More details - The Jam Factory World Music evening
Join us after our Community FEAST event  on a whistle-stop musical tour of the globe. The 20+-piece Jam Factory Community Orchestra touches down in Jamaica, India, Brazil, Cuba, South Africa, Ethiopia, The Balkans, Japan, Trinidad and New York to sample the finest sounds around and deliver them in their own inimitable...
The Bureau Centre for the Arts St John’s Church Victoria street
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Folk Sunday With Bad Grandad
Bad Grandad is back for another brilliant Sunday Folk session. Up this month we have another cracking lineup of regional artists including Copper Face Jack, Leslie Dawson Heath, Rare Ould Times, Pauline Blackburn, Ken Scally and of course the inimitable Bad Grandad himself.
Court Room, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Dan Snow - An Evening With The History Guy
Dan Snow – An Evening with the ‘History Guy’ on the History Hit UK Tour 2018 ‘An Evening with DAN SNOW’ will feature the well-known historian and TV presenter recount anecdotes of memorable experiences from his very successful career as an historian and broadcaster.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Cancer Research UK Race for Life Oldham 5K
Race for Life brings millions of women together to support our life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters.
Alexandra Park
Sun 24 Jun

Garden Open for Charity with National Garden Scheme More details - Garden Open for Charity with National Garden Scheme
Beautifully landscaped garden with wild areas including Lake Set-a -side . View on clearbeckgarden.org.uk or Facebook Clearbeck garden Dates apply to 2018. Sculptures by Marjan Wouda on view in the garden.
Clearbeck House,Mewith Lane Tatham Lancaster
Sun 24 Jun, Sun 1 Jul
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More details - St Catherine's Hospice Sponsored Firewalk
Can you take the heat for St Catherine’s Hospice? Dare to join us for our exciting sponsored Firewalk and conquer the hot coals whilst raising vital funds to support our work.
St Catherine’s Hospice Lostock Lane Lostock Hall Preston
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Leyland In Tune Musical Evening for Women's Refuge, Prospect House
We are now in our 8th year of fundraising for local and national good causes. Our monthly concerts are usually held on the 4th Monday of the month.
Midge Hall Methodist Church, Longmeanygate, Leyland.
Mon 25 Jun

More details - diddi dance
Ole! It’s time for flamenco at diddi dance Wigan, Leigh & Warrington. If your toddler loves to dance then diddi dance is the class for you! diddi dance classes are designed to help your toddler enhance their co-ordination and rhythm.
Tesco Extra Leigh Derby Street, Leigh, Lancashire
Mon 25 Jun, Mon 2 Jul, Mon 9 Jul, Mon 16 Jul

More details - Rufford Old Hall - Guided  Walks
Keep active and improve your health by joining an experienced Rufford Old Hall volunteer on a guided walk. These easy to moderate walks take in beautiful scenery and explore the surrounding areas of Rufford. Week to week the route will vary across three different walks: 1. Sparks Bridge canal walk 2.
Rufford Old Hall, 200 Liverpool Road, Rufford, near Ormskirk
Mon 25 Jun

More details - CW Stoneking
CW Stoneking + Carl North (Solo). Artists performing: C.W. Stoneking.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Tue 26 Jun

More details - Oceans Ate Alaska, Kingdom Of Giants, Shields - Manchester
Oceans Ate Alaska, Kingdom Of Giants, Shields - Manchester: Tickets avaiable.
Rebellion, Manchester
Wed 27 Jun

More details - Dutton Hall - Open Garden for NGS
An increasing range of interesting trees and shrubs have been added to the existing collection of old fashioned roses, including rare and unusual varieties and Plant Heritage National Collection of Pemberton Hybrid Musk roses. Formal garden at front with backdrop of C17 house (not open).
Dutton Hall, Ribchester
Wed 27 Jun

More details - The Primitives
The Primitives + Young Romance. Artists performing: The Primitives.: Tickets avaiable.
Ruby Lounge, Manchester
Wed 27 Jun

More details - Sounds of the City - Nile Rodgers & Chic
Sounds of the City - Nile Rodgers & Chic Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Nile Rodgers .: Tickets avaiable.
Castlefield Bowl, Manchester
Wed 27 Jun

More details - A Serial Killer Of A Cruise
Join us on board Elleswake our Chic, Unique and Intimate Venue Boat for a 3 hour Cruise full of true life tales from the darkest side of humanity, stories are told in the killers own words!
Kittywake Canal Cruises Wigan Pier, Wallgate, Wigan WN3EU
Wed 27 Jun

More details - Cancer Research UK Race for Life Blackburn 5K
Race for Life brings millions of women together to support our life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters.
Witton Park
Wed 27 Jun

More details - Kiefer Sutherland
Kiefer Sutherland + Rick Brantley. Artists performing: Kiefer Sutherland.: Tickets avaiable.
Albert Hall, Manchester
Thu 28 Jun

More details - Skinny Molly
Skinny Molly + Gorilla Riot. Artists performing: Skinny Molly.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Thu 28 Jun

More details - DAMIAN "JR. GONG" MARLEY
DAMIAN "JR. GONG" MARLEY Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Damian Marley.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Thu 28 Jun

More details - Flight of the Conchords
Flight of the Conchords plus Eugene Mirman. Artists performing: Flight of the Conchords.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Arena, Manchester
Thu 28 Jun

More details - Nexilva, Godeater - Manchester
Nexilva, Godeater - Manchester: Tickets avaiable.
Satans Hollow, Manchester
Thu 28 Jun

More details - The Something New Show
Ey Up June! The Something New Show is here! Be truly entertained as you enjoy an excerpt from Fat Roland “Fat Roland works in a record shop but the front door hasn’t chimed for years. Amid the cobwebbed racks and fading album sleeves, he faces his 45th birthday alone.
Theatre, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Thu 28 Jun

More details - Queens Of The Coal Age
“WE ARE WOMEN AGAINST PIT CLOSURES AND WE’RE OCCUPYING THIS PIT” Anne, Elaine, Dot and Lesley. Four ordinary women, facing the closure of their community. It’s 1993 and the Parkside Colliery pit may be winding down, but they’re not giving up.
Royal Exchange Theatre, St Ann’s Square, Manchester
Thu 28 Jun to Sat 30 Jun, Mon 2 Jul to Sat 7 Jul, Mon 9 Jul to Sat 14 Jul, Mon 16 Jul to Sat 21 Jul

More details - Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown
Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown Plus special guests. Artists performing: Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown.: Tickets avaiable.
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Thu 28 Jun

More details - Alabama 3
Alabama 3 are an English band mixing rock, electronic, blues, country, gospel, and spoken word styles, founded in Brixton, London in 1995. In the United States, the band is known as A3, allegedly to avoid any possible legal conflict with the country music band Alabama.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road
Thu 28 Jun

More details - FNL: Shallow Waters & Manalishi - Wigan - Tour Date
A double headliner featuring two local bands on the rise. Energetic grunge alt. rockers - Manalishi are on tour with Shallow Waters, and stopping off at their collective home town of Wigan!
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Fri 29 Jun

More details - Noche Espagnola St Catherine's Spanish Night
Join us for a traditional Spanish fiesta in our marquee this summer! Featuring a delicious menu of tapas, paella and sangria, along with music and live entertainment, it’s a chance to enjoy a taste of Spain whilst supporting a great cause.
St Catherine’s Hospice Lostock Lane Lostock Hall
Fri 29 Jun

More details - Wedding
Wedding. Artists performing: Wedding.: Tickets avaiable.
The Castle Hotel, Manchester
Fri 29 Jun

More details - Shed Seven - Sounds Of The City
Shed Seven - Sounds Of The City + Special guests Reverend & The Makers + The Twang. Artists performing: Shed Seven, Reverend and the Makers, The Twang.: Tickets avaiable.
Castlefield Bowl, Manchester
Fri 29 Jun

More details - 'Owd Nell's Gin Fest
Canalside GIN FEST... Join us to enjoy a fab weekend of Live Entertainment, Gin & more Gin... Our Canalside Gin Bar will be open throughout the weekend with a fantastic selection of Gins.
Guy’s Thatched Hamlet, Canalside, Bilsborrow, Nr Garstang
Fri 29 Jun, Sun 1 Jul

More details - St Catherine's Hospice Moonlight and Memories Walk
Join St Catherine’s for our biggest fundraiser and a very special night to remember – our 2018 Moonlight and Memories Walk. The date is set, Saturday 30th June Help raise vital funds for your local hospice, whilst paying tribute to loved ones in our poignant night time trek.
St Catherines Hospice Lostock Lane Lostock Hall Preston
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Crafty Vintage at The Storey
Crafty Vintage is a regular social gathering where like-minded folk can meet, socialise, share ideas and gather inspiration. We are purveyors of classic vintage, collectables, retro wares, quirky handmade, and fine foods.
The Storey Institute, Meeting House Lane, Lancaster
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Pinked Floyd Tribute Show
A spectacular evening of live music, lights and video in honour of one of the greatest bands of all time
Preston Playhouse
Sat 30 Jun

More details - StillMarillion - Scripted in Wigan
StillMarillion are Europe’s top tribute to Fish Era Marillion. StillMarillion are delighted to return to The Old Courts and at this special show will be performing all of Script for a Jester’s Tear amongst a full 2 hour set of other Fish Era Classics.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Becconsall - Open Garden for NGS
An interesting 1 acre garden, combining different areas of lawn, rill, arboretum, herbaceous border, and raised beds.
Becconsall, Preston
Sat 30 Jun and Sun 1 Jul

More details - 5 Crib Lane - Open Garden for NGS
A well loved and used family garden which is challenging as on a high stony hillside and encompasses hens, some small wildlife ponds, vegetable garden, a poly tunnel and areas that are always being re thought and dug up and changed depending on time and aged bodies aches and pains!
5 Crib Lane, Oldham
Sat 30 Jun and Sun 1 Jul

More details - Gawthorpe Hall - Brothers in Arms
Gawthorpe remembers the lives of family members lost in both World Wars. Free with admission to the Hall. Booking Not Needed.
Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Road, Padiham, near Burnley,
Sat 30 Jun, Sun 1 Jul, Wed 4 Jul to Sun 8 Jul, Wed 11 Jul to Sun 15 Jul, Wed 18 Jul to Sun 22 Jul, Wed 25 Jul to Sun 29 Jul, Wed 1 Aug to Sun 5 Aug, Wed 8 Aug to Sun 12 Aug, Wed 15 Aug to Sun 19 Aug, Wed 22 Aug to Sun 26 Aug

More details - 19 Cumberland Avenue - Open Garden for NGS
Well planted garden with island flower beds. Trees and shrubs with some unusual perennials. Also a pond and a view of Worden Park and woods. Visited by a lot of wildlife.
19 Cumberland Avenue, Leyland
Sat 30 Jun, Sun 29 Jul

More details - Minifest Fun Day
Presented by Artful Playground Ages 2-9 Running Time: 60 minutes 12 – 2.30pm Art Activities taking place Artful Playground’s Minifest  is a fun musical experience for children that adults will love too!
Z-arts 335 Stretford Road Hulme Manchester
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Lancashire Science Festival
The Lancashire Science Festival is back with a bang. This years family programme is set to be bigger and better than ever before and once again admission is FREE. Join us for our family day on Saturday 30 June 9.00am-5.
University of Central Lancashire, Fylde Rd, Preston
Sat 30 Jun

More details - 11 Platt Lane - Open Garden for NGS
A cottage garden with a front garden planted with shrubs. The main garden has herbaceous borders with shrubs, roses and perennials. There is a wildlife pond and a summerhouse with an exhibition of textiles. The rear garden has a mixture of flowers, vegetables and fruit.
11 Platt Lane, Oldham
Sat 30 Jun and Sun 1 Jul

More details - Dickinson's Real Deal - Blackpool
ITV’s Hit Antiques Show Presented by David Dickinson is looking for local people to cash in their antiques & valuables. Why let your antiques collect dust in the attic when you can sell them for cash? Take money on the spot from a dealer OR if you think your item is worth more….
Norbreck Castle Hotel Blackpool Queen’s Promenade, Blackpool
Sat 30 Jun

More details - North West Calling
North West Calling. Artists performing: North West Calling.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Strawberry Tea
Strawberries & cream, homemade scones Raffle Tickets £5 per person
St John’s Parish Church, East Beach, Lytham (opposite Windmill)
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Warton Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
The 3 gardens are spread across the village and offer a wide variety of planting and design ideas incl. cottage charm on limestone pavement, unusual herbaceous and more formal approaches. Parking at the bottom of village (LA5 9NU) or the public car park, next to Old School Brewery (LA5 9PL). Warton has 2 Pubs and WCs.
Warton Gardens, Warton
Sat 30 Jun, Sun 1 Jul

More details - NGS Open Garden with Banks Brass Band
Garden Open for the National Garden Scheme. Banks Brass Band will be playing in the afternoon, weather permitting.
Becconsall Hunters Lane, Tarleton
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Gawthorpe Hall - Padiham on Parade
Gawthorpe Hall is hanging out the bunting for the Padiham on Parade event, watch WW1 newsreel on the travelling cinema, learn how to square bash with the Sergeant Major, try on some uniform or decorate your own wartime postcard. You can also travel on the vintage bus to Padiham. The Hall is also open from 10.00am.
Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Road, Padiham, near Burnley,
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Alderbank - Open Garden for NGS
A quirky Chorlton garden! Recycled materials. Wildlife friendly areas. Great variety of lush naturalistic cottage style planting. Wildlife friendly pond with bridge. Potager style front garden with organic fruit, vegetables, flowers and herbs. Hundreds of container plantings.
Alderbank, Manchester
Sat 30 Jun

More details - 8 Andertons Mill - Open Garden for NGS
This ½ acre cottage garden started in 2010, has many colourful borders of perennials, shrubs, and roses. A patio with raised beds, secluded potted plant area, large vegetable garden. Rose and clematis covered arches and many wrought iron features. An extensive bed of scented roses and a wonderful view of Harrock Hill.
8 Andertons Mill, Ormskirk
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Woodstock Barn - Open Garden for NGS
An established country garden of over ¾ acre with form, texture and a green tapestry all year round. Developed from a barren wilderness to one with wildlife, amidst tall trees, shrubs, mixed borders, pond, vegetable patch, woodland area and stream.
Woodstock Barn, Ormskirk
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Lydiate Classic Car and Bike Show
Classic Car and Bike Show with Fair, all proceeds to NWCR If you have a classic car or bike please bring it to show. Charity Stalls and Refreshments in the hall. Public Parking at the Scotch Piper Inn, Disabled Parking in front of Hall.
Lydiate Parish Hall, 288 Southport Road, Lydiate, LIVERPOOL
Sun 1 Jul

More details - 28 Lockwood Avenue - Open Garden for NGS
Two gardens in one quietly hidden behind a family home. The rear classic formal garden has four square lawns and central water feature which is softened by herbaceous borders and paved walkways.
28 Lockwood Avenue, Poulton-Le-Fylde
Sun 1 Jul

More details - NGS Open Garden with Holmes Brass
Garden open for the National Garden Scheme. Holmes Brass will be playing in the afternoon, weather permitting.
Becconsall Hunters Lane, Tarleton
Sun 1 Jul

More details - BAS
BAS. Artists performing: BAS.: Tickets avaiable.
Rebellion, Manchester
Sun 1 Jul

More details - A Beautiful Day Out 2
A Beautiful Day Out 2 featuring Levellers + New Model Army + The Wildhearts & Zion Train. Artists performing: Levellers, New Model Army, The Wildhearts, Zion Train, The Membranes.: Tickets avaiable.
Castlefield Bowl, Manchester
Sun 1 Jul

More details - great harwood farmers market
great harwood farmers market is on every 1st sunday of the month from march till december from 9am till 1pm somthing for every one from bouncy castle to lots of different stalls at our small farmers market.
town hall square great harwood
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Crafty Vintage at Holmes Mill
Crafty Vintage is a regular social gathering where like-minded folk can meet, socialise, share ideas and gather inspiration.
Holmes Mill Greenacre Street, Clitheroe
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Steve Winwood
Steve Winwood Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Steve Winwood.: Tickets avaiable.
The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
Mon 2 Jul

More details - Oddisee & Moonchild
Oddisee & Moonchild. Artists performing: Oddisee, Moonchild.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Mon 2 Jul

More details - Wedding Open Day at BEST WESTERN Park Hall Hotel, Chorley
Don’t miss your opportunity to view Park Hall Hotel’s fantastic wedding venue set for your wedding day and meet our friendly wedding coordinators on hand to help plan your special day.
Park Hall Hotel, Charnock Richard
Tue 3 Jul

More details - The Three Musketeers
Homegrown Walkabout Theatre in Williamson Park, Lancaster Country bumpkin D’Artagnan comes to the big city with a big dream: to become a Musketeer. But when he accidentally becomes embroiled in the sinister schemes of Cardinal Richelieu, it doesn’t seem likely he’ll survive long enough.
The Dukes Moor Lane Lancaster Lancaster
Tue 3 Jul to Sat 7 Jul, Tue 10 Jul to Sat 14 Jul, Tue 17 Jul, Thu 19 Jul to Sun 22 Jul, Tue 24 Jul to Sat 28 Jul, Tue 31 Jul to Sat 4 Aug, Tue 7 Aug to Sun 12 Aug, Tue 14 Aug to Sat 18 Aug

More details - "Vintage Advertising"
Art Exhibition: antique advertisements from a local collection.
Lytham Heritage Centre, 2 Henry St, Lytham St Annes
Tue 3 Jul to Sun 22 Jul

More details - The Simon & Garfunkel Story
50th Anniversary Tour Direct from its success at London’s Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, a SOLD OUT Worldwide tour and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back!
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road
Tue 3 Jul

More details - "One Man Two Guvnors" at Wigan Little Theatre
Written by: Carlo Goldoni Directed by: Andrew Blake Fired from his skiffle band, Francis Henshall becomes minder to Roscoe Crabbe, a small time East End hood. Permanently starving, Francis spots the chance of an extra meal ticket and takes a second job with one Stanley Stubbers, who is hiding from the police.
44 Crompton Street, Wigan (corner with Orchard St opposite Sams Bar, if your sat nav can’t find it)
Tue 3 Jul to Sat 7 Jul, Mon 9 Jul to Sat 14 Jul

More details - Roger Waters - Us and Them - 2018 European Tour
Roger Waters - Us and Them - 2018 European Tour No support act, On stage 8:00pm prompt. Artists performing: Roger Waters.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Arena, Manchester
Tue 3 Jul

More details - T-Pain
T-Pain Plus special guests. Artists performing: T-Pain.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Tue 3 Jul

More details - Cancer Research UK Race for Life Blackpool 5K & 10K
Race for Life brings millions of women together to support our life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters. So which event is for you? A 5k is great for all ages. Run, jog or walk the only thing that matters is that you’re part of it.
The Promenade
Wed 4 Jul

More details - Razorrawks & Marx | Slummy Eve | I Murpheous
Proudly wearing his influences on his sleeve, Razorrawks is a Northern rapper hailing from Preston, Lancashire. Unmistakably identified through his original delivery, regional dialect and Northern pride, he combines inspired lyrics over well produced beats drawing influence from all that surrounds him.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Wed 4 Jul

More details - CORDOVAS
CORDOVAS + CURSE OF LONO + IZZIE WALSH. Artists performing: The Cordovas.: Tickets avaiable.
Night and Day, Manchester
Wed 4 Jul

More details - Rag 'n' Bone Man
Rag 'n' Bone Man Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Rag n Bone Man.: Tickets avaiable.
Castlefield Bowl, Manchester
Wed 4 Jul

More details - Arch Echo, Schiermann + guests - Manchester
Arch Echo, Schiermann + guests - Manchester: Tickets avaiable.
Satans Hollow, Manchester
Thu 5 Jul

More details - Tallula Vintage
Join us in the splendour of The Victorian Courtroom for the latest vintage extravaganza from Tallula Vintage. Browse the exquisite handmade items and accessories and an incredible range of vintage must-haves.
Court Room, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Thu 5 Jul

More details - Take A Look At Me Now
Rachel Cooper performs Music Theatre. Since an early age, Rachel Cooper has performed both locally and nationally as an actress, dancer and singer.
Longton Methodist Church, Marsh Lane, Longton
Thu 5 Jul

More details - Start to End perform Jeff Buckley: Grace
Start to End perform Jeff Buckley: Grace. Artists performing: Start to End.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Thu 5 Jul

More details - Ruby Wax: Frazzled
RUBY WAX ‘FRAZZLED’ – A Guide to Mindfulness Drop dead gorgeous, sassy and smart, Ruby Wax brings her new one-woman show to the stage. Based on her number one best seller, “A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled.
Blackpool Grand Theatre 33 Church Street Blackpool
Thu 5 Jul

More details - Music for a summer evening
A musical concert featuring Heyhouses Community Choir, Clifton Primary School choir and children from St Paul’s Thursday service. In addition there will be some musical soloists.
St Pauls Church Lake Road North Ansdell
Fri 6 Jul

More details - John Otway - Rock & Roll's Greatest Failure
Back in the austere 1950’s a schoolboy drank a bottle of ink and instantly became the centre of attention Rock veteran John Otway dubbed himself “rock’n’roll’s greatest failure” after many unsuccessful attempts to produce a second hit single to follow his 1977 classic (Cor Baby, That’s) Really Free with Wild Willy
Theatre, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Fri 6 Jul

More details - Darren Hayman plays Hefner's Breaking God's Heart
Darren Hayman plays Hefner’s Breaking God’s Heart. Artists performing: Darren Hayman's Thankful Villages.: Tickets avaiable.
The Castle Hotel, Manchester
Fri 6 Jul

More details - Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott
Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott Plus Elvis Costello and the Imposters - for 1 night only ! plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Paul Heaton, Jacqui Abbott, Elvis Costello, The Imposters.: Tickets avaiable.
Castlefield Bowl, Manchester
Fri 6 Jul

More details - Darren Hayman plays Hefner's Breaking God's Heart
Darren Hayman plays Hefner’s Breaking God’s Heart. Artists performing: Darren Hayman's Thankful Villages.: Tickets avaiable.
Leaf on Portland Street, Manchester
Fri 6 Jul

More details - One Stop Boogie - Tribute Band at Park Hall Hotel, Chorley
Live from the Lancastrian Suite presenting Britain’s finest 70’s & 80’s tribute bands ! Experience all the great 70’s hits from disco funk to glam rock, ABBA and 70’s pop. Then take a journey through the 80’s with music from the Blue Brothers and other popular hits.
Park Hall Hotel, Charnock Richard
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Scarisbrick Mairna Boat Festival
Scarisbrick Marina Boat Festival with a range of attractions for all the famile Historic Narrowboats Best Dressed Boats Dragon Boats Model Boats Local Craft Stalls Audlem Theatre Production Lancashuire Fire Brigade Demonstration Children’s Entertainment, Bouncy Castle, Hook a Duck Inflatable Army
Scarisbrick Marina, Southport Road, Scarisbrick
Sat 7 Jul
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More details - An evening with Stephen Bayliss
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!! A magical artist, his musical repertoire ranges from Motown, Soul, R&B and popular chart music. Stephen covers hits by Lionel Richie, Lonestar, Robin Thicke, Kings of Leon, Bobby Darin, Ed Sheeran and many more. The evening also includes: 4 course dinner, disco with DJ & late bar
DW Stadium, Loire Drive, Wigan
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Goosnagh & Longridge  Agricultural Show
Goosnagh and Longridge Show is set in the Ribble Valley with trade stands craft and food marquee fairgroung and lots of entertainment sheep horticultture horses dog show beer tent and lots more is is a very good family day out
The Showfield Lower Lane Longridge
Sat 7 Jul

More details - D/C festival
LIVE music from 8 bands, anything from the beatles, eagles, oasis, elbow, stereophonics, europe, boston, AC/DC and orignal music Stalls from: blue rose gifts and balloons, rock and goth plus, nana coopers kitchen, dancing unicorn, more to be announced Bar and BBQ Advanced tickets available from: blue
Hopwood unionist club, Heywood
Sat 7 Jul

More details - The Lancashire Hotpots
The Lancashire Hotpots: Sing-a-longa Knees Up Jamboree Are you ready for a sing-a-longa party? The Lancashire Hotpots are back with a brand new show and they want YOU singing along. They’ll be raising the roof with all the Hotpot classics you know and love: Chippy Tea, I Fear Ikea and Egg, Sausage Chips & Beans.
Blackpool Grand Theatre 33 Church Street Blackpool
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Fallen - A Tribute To The Music Of Evanescence
Right from the dramatic intro of their set, Fallen recreate the epic, dark and lush sound of Evanescence, combining heavenly, soaring vocals and hard-hitting guitars with piano, orchestral and choral elements. Fallen are Europe’s premier Evanescence tribute and currently the only one in the UK.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sat 7 Jul

More details - George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic
George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic. Artists performing: George Clinton.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy, Manchester
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Morrissey
Morrissey NO MEAT PRODUCTS SERVED. Artists performing: Morrissey.: Tickets avaiable.
Castlefield Bowl, Manchester
Sat 7 Jul and Sun 8 Jul

More details - Midsummer Nights SCREAM
SUMMER OF SCARES IN STORE AT SCARE KINGDOM… The UK’s number one scream park will present a whole summer of screams in 2018, with a brand-new 4-hour interactive adventure game called Midsummer Nights SCREAM.
Scare Kingdom Scream Park is located at Mrs Dowson’s Farm Park, Longsight Road Blackburn
Sat 7 Jul, Sat 21 Jul, Sat 11 Aug

More details - Scarisbrick Marina Boat Festival
Boat Festival Vintage Cars, Bikes and wagons Entertainment Local Singers, Brass Bands Clog Dancers Children’s Entertainment, Face painting, bouncy castle, Huge inflatable Army Assault Course Stalls selling plants, jams, art, crafts Historic Narrow boat Association, Canal & River Trust, Air Ambulance, Fire
Scarisbrick Marina, Southport Road, Scarisbrick
Sat 7 Jul and Sun 8 Jul
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More details - Gawthorpe Hall - Battle of Britain Lace Panel: Then and Now
In this RAF centenary year Carol Quarini has created a contemporary textile response to Gawthorpe Textiles Collection’s original Battle of Britain machine-lace panel.
Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Road, Padiham, near Burnley,
Sat 7 Jul, Sun 8 Jul, Wed 11 Jul to Sun 15 Jul, Wed 18 Jul to Sun 22 Jul, Wed 25 Jul to Sun 29 Jul, Wed 1 Aug to Sun 5 Aug, Wed 8 Aug to Sun 12 Aug, Wed 15 Aug to Sun 19 Aug, Wed 22 Aug to Sun 26 Aug, Wed 29 Aug to Fri 31 Aug

More details - North of England Orchid Society Show - Free Entry
Come and see the wonderful blooms and colours of the world of orchids, many many different types of orchids in the hundreds on display,usually there are orchid traders to buy an orchid or two you may not have seen before.
BARTON - LANCASHIRE  - BARTON VILLAGE HALL
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Gawthorpe Hall - Habergham Festival
The annual church fete for All Saints Habergham. A family event with something for everyone. Booking Not Needed.
Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Road, Padiham, near Burnley,
Sat 7 Jul

More details - The Contortionist
The Contortionist + Guests: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Sun 8 Jul

More details - National Garden Scheme - Bretherton Open Gardens
Four contrasting gardens spaced across an attractive village location. Glynwood House has ¾ acre mixed borders, pond with drystone-wall water feature, woodland walk, patio garden with pergola and raised beds, all in a peaceful location with spectacular open aspects.
Glynwood House, Eyes Lane, Bretherton
Sun 8 Jul

More details - St Catherine's Hospice Manchester to Blackpool Bike Ride
Get on your bike for St Catherine’s Hospice in the North West’s famous Manchester to Blackpool bike ride!
St Catherine’s Hospice Lostock Lane Lostock Hall Preston
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Magic Flute
The Magic Flute is, in many ways, a pantomime opera and yet features much of Mozart’s most magical music.
Lancaster Grand Theatre St Leonardgate
Sun 8 Jul

More details - St Catherine's Hospice Morecambe Bay Walk
Tackle varied terrain as you follow in the footsteps of the Queen’s Guide to the sands, Cedric Robinson MBE, in this iconic coastal walk. Following the postponement of last September’s Morecambe Bay Walk, we’re delighted to be hosting it again this summer.
St Catherine’s Hospice Lostock Lane Lostock Hall Preston
Sun 8 Jul

More details - The Stones & Roses Garden - Open Garden for NGS
The garden where the cows used to live set in the beautiful hamlet of White Coppice with wonderful views. Sunken rose garden, fountains, waterfalls, herbaceous borders, all with colour themed planting and formal kitchen garden. Fruit tree walk down to the small lake with wild flower planting.
The Stones & Roses Garden, Chorley
Sun 8 Jul, Sat 14 Jul

More details - Bretherton Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Four contrasting gardens spaced across attractive village with conservation area. Glynwood House has ¾ acre mixed borders, pond with drystone-wall water feature, woodland walk, patio garden with pergola and raised beds, all in a peaceful location with spectacular open aspects.
Bretherton Gardens, Leyland
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Information Lecture:  Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening. Through the absorption of the divine power, many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain, that have been declared as “incurable” by the medical profession.
Quaker Meeting Room, 189 St George’s Road
Sun 8 Jul, Sun 29 Jul, Sun 19 Aug

More details - Manchester to Blackpool Bike Event - Finish Line
Live steel music performance by Pantonic All Stars Steel Orchestra from Stockport
Solaris Centre, South Promenade, Blackpool
Sun 8 Jul

More details - BLACKALICIOUS
BLACKALICIOUS + Jamie Groovement. Artists performing: Innervisions Festival 2018, Blackalicious.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Mon 9 Jul

More details - Lucky Chops
Lucky Chops Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Lucky Chops.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Tue 10 Jul

More details - Bodega
Bodega + Special Guests. Artists performing: Bodega.: Tickets avaiable.
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Tue 10 Jul

More details - CeeLo Green
CeeLo Green Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: CeeLo Green.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Wed 11 Jul

More details - Hans Chew
Hans Chew plus Ags Connolly. Artists performing: Hans Chew.: Tickets avaiable.
Night and Day, Manchester
Wed 11 Jul

More details - Gawthorpe Hall - Cross Stitch Embroidery with Maureen Dilley
Learn the basics of cross stitch embroidery - choosing fabric, centering your design, stitching techniques, understanding patters and making cards. Booking Essential. Phone: Book online.
Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Road, Padiham, near Burnley,
Thu 12 Jul

More details - Open Mic Poetry
Open mic poetry session hosted by Wigan-based poet Louise Fazackerley. Come down, make yourself known, get yourself heard or just enjoy the work of others.
Court Room, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Thu 12 Jul

More details - The Village Screen pop-up cinema presents Ferris Bueller's Day Off
The Village Screen pop-up cinema presents Ferris Bueller’s Day Off: Tickets avaiable.
Victoria Baths, Manchester
Fri 13 Jul

More details - CONTROL OF THE GOING
CONTROL OF THE GOING Plus LYNCHS + SCUTTLERS. Artists performing: CONTROL OF THE GOING.: Tickets avaiable.
Night People, Manchester
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Ladies' Evening
Treat yourself and your friends to the ultimate girls’ night out. The evening includes a fashion show courtesy of ’The Fashion Show and Sale Company’, with up to 75% off High Street names (sizes 8-20).
St Martin’s Parish Hall, Broadway, Fulwood
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Dunkirk 1940 Study Evening
The British have a peculiar talent for extracting glory from defeat, of which the so-called ‘Miracle of Dunkirk’ is perhaps the prime example. In Churchill’s words, wars are not won by evacuations. It was not a victory, but it was a salvation. Had the Army not been saved, we could not have fought on.
Lancashire Infantry Museum , Fulwood Barracks, Watling St, Preston
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Jon Richardson: Old Man
LAST CHANCE to see the British Comedy Award nominee and star of Live At The Apollo and 8 Out Of 10 Cats, Jon Richardson, as he is completing a nationwide tour to complain about the state of the world and offer no solutions.
Blackpool Grand Theatre 33 Church Street Blackpool
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Beat-Herder Festival 2018
Beat-Herder, the weirdest, wildest and most wonderful party in the UK festival calendar, announces its first names for 2018.
The Ribble Valley, Clitheroe, Lancashire
Fri 13 Jul to Sun 15 Jul

More details - The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and a legendary nemesis await the arrival of the world’s greatest detective. When the wife of Doctor Watson suddenly disappears, a desperate quest to find her begins.
Stonyhurst College, Hurst Green, Clitheroe
Fri 13 Jul

More details - The Guns N Roses Experience
The Old Courts are delighted to welcome The Guns N Roses Experience." NOBODY DOES IT BETTER The biggest and best and most in Demand Gn’R tribute in Europe" It does not get any closer than this people.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Disco Classical Manchester ft. Sister Sledge Live
Disco Classical Manchester ft. Sister Sledge Live. Artists performing: Sister Sledge.: Tickets avaiable.
Victoria Warehouse, Manchester
Fri 13 Jul

More details - The Killers
The Killers. Artists performing: The Killers.: Tickets avaiable.
Macron Stadium, Bolton
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Saying Goodbye Service - Manchester
Saying Goodbye are an International baby loss support charity (part of the Mariposa Trust. ) Since 2012, 100 services have been held across the UK, France & North America, the services are completely free and open to anyone of any faith or no faith.
Manchester Cathedral, Manchester
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Sports Day!
Summer means the World Cup, Wimbledon and cricket. Celebrate all things sporty in this fantastic concert – and don’t forget your team colours! We think children aged 7 and over will enjoy this concert the most. For younger children, we’ll be hosting free musical activities in the Atrium from 10.
The Stoller Hall Hunts Bank Manchester
Sat 14 Jul

More details - NORTHERN SOUL AND MOTOWN
How is it July already!!!! Summer Soul is here! Join us in The Grand Vault for another top night with DJ Deano and friends as they take you on a journey through the very best Classic Northern Soul and Motown. Dance, drink, be happy.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Comedy Club 4 Kids
Presented by Comedy Club 4 Kids Ages 6+ Running Time: 60 minutes Since 2005, the Comedy Club 4 Kids has been getting the best stand-ups and sketch acts from the international circuit to do their thing for an audience of children (aged 6+) and their families… but without the rude bits!
Z-arts 335 Stretford Road Hulme Manchester
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Cancer Research UK Race for Life Manchester 5K, 10K & Pretty Muddy 5K
Race for Life brings millions of women together to support our life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters. So which event is for you? A 5k is great for all ages. Run, jog or walk the only thing that matters is that you’re part of it.
Heaton Park
Sat 14 Jul and Sun 15 Jul

More details - Great Eccleston and District Agricultural Show
The Best two-day show in the County!
Garstang Road, Great Eccleston, Nr Preston
Sat 14 Jul and Sun 15 Jul

More details - Andy Mineo
Andy Mineo Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Andy Mineo.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Sat 14 Jul

More details - The Village Screen pop-up cinema presents Clueless
The Village Screen pop-up cinema presents Clueless: Tickets avaiable.
Victoria Baths, Manchester
Sat 14 Jul

More details - The Big Grill UK
The Big Grill UK - Food and Music festival include Tribute To Fleetwood Mac Live & UB40, DJ’s & Acoustic
Burrs Country Park Bury
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Galloway's Colour Blast
The picturesque and normally relaxed Princes Park & Promenade, in Southport, will once again receive a vibrant wakeup call in the form of the Galloway’s Colour Blast! The Colour Blast will take place on 15th July starting at 11.00am in Princes Park; Southport.
Princes Park Southport
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Wigan & Leigh Hospice - Open Garden for NGS
Large attractive gardens surround the Hospice creating a place of tranquillity. At the front are beautiful raised beds, at the rear 3 large ponds and a Chinese bridge. Outside patients rooms are colourful tubs and flower beds. A memorial daisy garden and 2 courtyards also feature.
Wigan & Leigh Hospice, Wigan
Sun 15 Jul

More details - 6 Birch Road - Open Garden for NGS
A small wild life friendly garden brimming with colour making the most of its potential. Large collection of alpines and succulents and used in interesting and creative ways. Extensive and inspirational use of recycled materials giving them a new lease of life.
6 Birch Road, Leigh
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Folk Sunday With Bad Grandad
Folk Sunday is back. Bad Grandad once again brings you a selection of the best regional folk. Join us in The Victorian Courtroom to enjoy performances from Pete Cunliffe, Mark Dowding, The Moore Bailey Band, Graham & Bernadette Dixon and of course Bad Grandad himself.
Court Room, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sun 15 Jul

More details - 79 Crabtree Lane - Open Garden for NGS
¾ acre all year round plants persons garden with many rare and unusual plants. Herbaceous borders and colour themed island beds leading to a pond and rockery, rose garden, spring area and autumn hot bed. Many stone features built with reclaimed materials.
79 Crabtree Lane, Burscough
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Waddow Lodge Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Inspirational 2-acre organic garden for all seasons surrounding Georgian house (not open) with views to Pendle and Bowland. An enthusiast’s collection of many unusual plants with herbaceous borders, large island beds, shrubs, heathers, rhododendrons, small mature wooded area, old fashioned and hybrid roses.
Waddow Lodge Garden, Clitheroe
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Pool Foot Barn - Open Garden for NGS
Our 2 acre garden has several distinct areas including a cottage garden, kitchen garden, greenhouse, small pond, butterfly bed, shrub borders, hot summer beds and an area for moisture loving plants. In addition the terrace by the duck pond has alpine beds and is surrounded by perennial borders.
Pool Foot Barn, Poulton-Le-Fylde
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Plant World - Open Garden for NGS
A gardeners paradise with an acre of RHS gold award winning gardens and glasshouses, including tropical, temperate and desert zones. Themed and herbaceous borders, pinetum, fruit garden, bog garden, pond and woodland garden. With many plants labelled for identification purposes.
Plant World, Preston
Sun 15 Jul, Sun 12 Aug

More details - Schools Rock Festival
Our first Schools Rock Festival at The Old Courts in collaboration with Wigan Music Services presents some of the best young, talented musicians that the Wigan Borough has to offer including performances from our own School of Rock groups as well as some of the brand new upcoming bands formed at some of our local
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Mon 16 Jul

More details - An Evening with Marc Cohn
An Evening with Marc Cohn no support. Artists performing: Marc Cohn.: Tickets avaiable.
RNCM Concert Hall, Manchester
Mon 16 Jul

More details - ABBA Mania
It is just over 40 years since they won Eurovision and now it’s your chance to thank them for the music! ABBA Mania is accepted as the world’s number one touring tribute production.
Blackpool Grand Theatre 33 Church Street Blackpool
Tue 17 Jul to Sun 22 Jul, Tue 24 Jul to Sun 29 Jul, Tue 31 Jul to Sun 5 Aug, Tue 7 Aug to Sun 12 Aug, Tue 14 Aug to Sun 19 Aug, Tue 21 Aug to Sat 25 Aug, Tue 28 Aug to Sun 2 Sep, Tue 4 Sep to Sat 8 Sep

More details - Black Pistol Fire
Black Pistol Fire Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Black Pistol Fire.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Tue 17 Jul

The Nutcracker and I More details - The Nutcracker and I
The Nutcracker and I is a groundbreaking multimedia performance for piano, ballerina and projected digital animation. The technical demands of this performance mean that we are presenting this at ‘The Grand’.
The Grand venue, 18 York St, Clitheroe
Tue 17 Jul
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More details - Bing Live!
Calling all Bingsters! Bing and his friends are coming to Preston in the first ever Bing stage show! Join Bing, Sula, Coco and Pando as they find out how to tell stories by pretending, dressing-up and singing songs.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road
Wed 18 Jul and Thu 19 Jul

More details - Lytham Festival 2018 - Steps
Lytham Festival 2018 - Steps Plus Whigfield. Artists performing: Steps.: Tickets avaiable.
Lytham Festival Proms Arena, Lancashire
Wed 18 Jul

More details - FIDLAR
FIDLAR Plus Spilt. Artists performing: FIDLAR.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Thu 19 Jul

More details - Lytham Festival 2018 - Pete Tong
Lytham Festival 2018 - Pete Tong. Artists performing: Pete Tong.: Tickets avaiable.
Lytham Festival Proms Arena, Lancashire
Thu 19 Jul

More details - Chorley Branch -  Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society
Thursday 19 July 2018, 7.30 pm. OUT VISIT - The Interesting People of Winckley Square. Join us for a guided walk around Winckley Square with Jane Humphrey, who will reveal who lived there in the past. A warm welcome awaits members and non-members, any donations are always appreciated.
WInckley Square, Preston
Thu 19 Jul

More details - Jean-Michel Blais
Jean-Michel Blais. Artists performing: Jean-Michel Blais.: Tickets avaiable.
St Michaels, Manchester
Fri 20 Jul

More details - Ladies Only Night
With more six packs than your local off licence our famous Ladies Only nights will really test your blood pressure! It’s a muscle-rippling, bottom-wiggling hunkfest, so get your glad rags on and come and see our fellas get ’em off!
Park Hall Hotel, Charnock Richard
Fri 20 Jul

More details - FNL: Despres | Dead Circus | Stray Weather | Space Lab Disco DJ Set & more TBA
Electro duo Despres visit the UK as part of the Angers - Wigan Twinning Tour they headline the Grand Vault with their brilliant New Wave sound drenched in Analog synths, beats, bass and mesmerising vocals.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Fri 20 Jul

More details - Lytham Festival 2018 - George Ezra
Lytham Festival 2018 - George Ezra. Artists performing: George Ezra.: Tickets avaiable.
Lytham Festival Proms Arena, Lancashire
Fri 20 Jul

More details - Faith Evans - The King and I' Album tour
Faith Evans - The King and I’ Album tour Plus special guests. Artists performing: Faith Evans.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Fri 20 Jul

More details - Ministry
Ministry + Chelsea Wolfe. Artists performing: Ministry.: Tickets avaiable.
Albert Hall, Manchester
Fri 20 Jul

More details - Slaughter II
The Old Courts are delighted to welcome Slaughter II with support from the legendary Ghengis Grimes fronted by mesmerising front man: Messer, and the lug-hole piercing, raw-rock of Cat Called Dog.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Art Explorers: Marvellous Maps
Get colourful and creative to create your own ’journey drawing’ whilst exploring Dave Pearson’s exhibition. Our Art Explorers sessions run on scheduled Saturdays throughout the year 12:30-2pm.  Visit www.theturnpike.org.uk/workshops?
The Turnpike Civic Square Leigh
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Liines
Liines plus Berries & Threads. Artists performing: Liines.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Lytham Festival 2018 - Nile Rodgers & Chic
Lytham Festival 2018 - Nile Rodgers & Chic. Artists performing: Nile Rodgers & Chic.: Tickets avaiable.
Lytham Festival Proms Arena, Lancashire
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Stampede Festival 2018: Lowkey, Mic Righteous, The Moods, Lunar C, Fiasco & Raptor
Stampede Festival 2018: Lowkey, Mic Righteous, The Moods, Lunar C, Fiasco & Raptor Plus more Special Guests!. Artists performing: Lowkey.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Lytham Festival 2018 - Il Divo
Lytham Festival 2018 - Il Divo. Artists performing: Il Divo.: Tickets avaiable.
Lytham Festival Proms Arena, Lancashire
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Steve Earle & The Dukes
Steve Earle & The Dukes plus The Mastertons. Artists performing: Steve Earle.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Southlands - Open Garden for NGS
Described by visitors as ’totally inspirational’, this artists’ multi-award winning garden unfolds into a series of beautiful spaces including Mediterranean, Ornamental and Woodland gardens. Organic kitchen garden with large glasshouse.
Southlands, Stretford
Sun 22 Jul

More details - The Gipsy Kings (Nicolas Reyes & Tonino Baliardo)
The Gipsy Kings (Nicolas Reyes & Tonino Baliardo). Artists performing: The Gipsy Kings.: Tickets avaiable.
Opera House, Manchester
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Walk Like a Man
Walk Like A Man takes you back in time on a musical journey through the incredible career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons, now immortalised in the multi-award winning show Jersey Boys, which has been packing theatres worldwide since it’s debut in 2005.
Blackpool Grand Theatre 33 Church Street Blackpool
Mon 23 Jul, Mon 30 Jul, Mon 6 Aug, Mon 13 Aug, Mon 20 Aug, Mon 27 Aug

More details - Leyland In Tune Keyboard Concert for Christie Charity Melanoma Team
Come along and enjoy some fabulous live music performed by one of the Top keyboard players in the UK. Andrew Nix is a truly talented and entertaining performer and an evening of great music and entertainment is guaranteed.
Midge Hall Methodist Church, Longmeanygate, Leyland.
Mon 23 Jul

More details - Summer Belly Dance Workshop No. 1 - Styles of Belly Dance
This summer I am going to be teaching four workshops, all of which will be accessible to all no matter their experience (or lack of). They are all designed to be full of information but fun at the same time.
Penwortham Leisure Centre, Crow Hills Road, Penwortham, Preston
Mon 23 Jul

More details - "Two Different Styles"
Art Exhibition: paintings by Fiona Feng and Brian Halligan.
Lytham Heritage Centre, 2 Henry St, Lytham St Annes
Tue 24 Jul to Sun 12 Aug

More details - Great Get Together - Community FEAST
Come and join the second of our Community Feast Events at The Bureau between 2-4pm on Sunday 24th June 2018 as part of The Great Get Together, a national project which celebrates Jo Cox’s belief that there is more that unites us than divides us. Our Feasts!
The Bureau Centre for the Arts St John’s Church Victoria street
Tue 24 Jul

More details - The Something New Show
The Something New Show Returneth! And it’s bearing gifts! Up this month we have Chris Boyle. Chris, Comedian. Lawyer. Teacher. Beard grower. Not necessarily in the right order.
Court Room, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Thu 26 Jul

More details - Treasure Island
Treasure Island - The Civic Silly Summer Show! From the team behind The Grinch - The Panto comes this very silly show, filled with fun and adventure. Young Jim and his Mum find Captain Flint’s map and along with new friends set sail in to retrieve the treasure.
Civic Arts Centre & Theatre, 155 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle
Fri 27 Jul and Sat 28 Jul

More details - 'Owd Nell's Annual Cider Festival
27th to 29th July 2018 ‘Owd Nell’s 11th Annual Cider Festival - Owd Nell’s Canalside Tavern are hosting the North West’s only Pressed Cider Festival. The festival is being held in conjunction with Thatcher’s,Stella Cidre and Rekordeling .
Guy’s Thatched Hamlet, Canalside, Bilsborrow, Garstang
Fri 27 Jul to Sun 29 Jul

More details - British Sea Power
SP are based in Brighton; the band members live in Sussex, Kendal and on the Isle Of Skye. British Sea Power have played atop the Great Wall Of China, at the CERN atom-research labs and beside the diplodocus skeleton at London’s Natural History Museum.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road
Fri 27 Jul

More details - Rufford Old Hall - Outdoor Theatre - Twelfth Night
Join the Handlebards all-male troupe at the beautiful Rufford Old Hall near Ormskirk for a bicycle-powered production of Shakespeare’s ’Twelfth Night’ like none other. In usual HandleBards style, expect riotous amounts of energy, a fair old whack of chaos, and a great deal of laughter..
Rufford Old Hall, 200 Liverpool Road, Rufford, near Ormskirk
Fri 27 Jul

More details - Dylan Schneider
Dylan Schneider. Artists performing: Dylan Schneider.: Tickets avaiable.
Night People, Manchester
Fri 27 Jul

More details - London Calling
By very popular demand, The Old Courts are delighted to welcome ’London Calling’ - The most superb tribute to The Clash on the circuit today. The look, sound, attitude, belief, aggression and sincerity is all there.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sat 28 Jul

More details - Climb That Tree
Ages 3+ Join award-winning songwriter and musician David Gibb on a musical journey through his hilarious and often surreal imagination, where bears live in the cupboard under the stairs, wolves are roaming the corridors at school, and trips to the moon are a regular occurrence.
Z-arts 335 Stretford Road Hulme Manchester
Sat 28 Jul

More details - In the Night Garden Live
Step into the magical world of In the Night Garden and see Igglepiggle, Upsy Daisy and Makka Pakka brought to life before your eyes with beautiful costumes, magical puppets, enchanting music and breathtaking projections. In the Night Garden Live takes place in its own purpose-built, family-friendly Showdome.
intu Trafford Centre Manchester
Sat 28 Jul to Sun 19 Aug

More details - S2S In The Park
S2S In The Park, Moor Park, Preston! S2S in association with Preston Guild Hall brings you S2S in the park featuring 50+ Headline artists, 7500 Ravers, Outdoor main stage, 5 HUGE big top tents & marquees, Extreme fairground, VIP cocktail area!
Moor Park, Preston
Sat 28 Jul

More details - Gawthorpe Hall - Sinbad the Sailor
Off the Ground Theatre returns with an epic tale from Arabia. Booking Not Needed.
Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Road, Padiham, near Burnley,
Sat 28 Jul

More details - Clitheroe Area Women's Institute Show
This is a large show open to the public. 14 local WI’s enter in many classes from flower arranging to baking and crafts. Brightly coloured Balaclavas, scarves and mittens that will be donated to the Mission to Seafarers is just one of the many crafts to be exhibited at this years show.
All Saints Primary School, Winckley Road, Clayton le Moors
Sat 28 Jul

More details - Now That's What We Call Music Party Night
Take a nostalgic trip back and dance the night away to sounds from the 80’s, 90’s & 00’s with our themed DJ live from the Park Suite. Perfectly complemented by a fabulous 4 course meal and dancing till the early hours to our resident DJ.
Park Hall Hotel, Charnock Richard
Sat 28 Jul

More details - Moss Park Allotments - Open Garden for NGS
Moss Park is a stunning, award winning allotment site in Stretford, Manchester. Wide grass paths flanked by pretty flower borders give way to a large variety of well-tended plots bursting with ideas to try at home, from insect hotels to unusual fruits and vegetables.
Moss Park Allotments, Manchester
Sun 29 Jul

More details - Creative Club - Summer School
Creative Club workshops take place during school holidays and support young artists aged 7-13 to develop their creative skills in a range of media. Come along and join the club! 18 April, 10am-2:30pm - A day of creativity, making friends and creating a huge artwork together.
The Turnpike Civic Square Leigh
Mon 30 Jul to Wed 1 Aug

More details - 6 Birch Road - Open Garden for NGS
A small wild life friendly garden brimming with colour making the most of its potential. Large collection of alpines and succulents and used in interesting and creative ways. Extensive and inspirational use of recycled materials giving them a new lease of life.
6 Birch Road, Leigh
Wed 1 Aug, Sun 9 Sep

More details - Rhythm of the Dance
The stunning Irish spectacular that is Rhythm of the Dance A fully live show that celebrates Irish culture through music and dance, featuring world champion dancers, a traditional Irish band, singers, a most gifted cast who have been wowing audiences all over the world since 1999.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Preston
Thu 2 Aug

More details - The Burning Hell
The Burning Hell plus Helgi Clayton McClure. Artists performing: The Burning Hell.: Tickets avaiable.
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Thu 2 Aug

More details - 'Songs & Supper'
YOU’RE INVITED TO SUPPER Join Bolton Cancer Voices for a ‘Songs & Supper’ concert, at Bolton’s famous Olympus Restaurant, Great Moor Street, on Friday 3rd August, 7pm for 7-30pm: with guest accompanist, Guy Porteous.
Olympus Restaurant 35 - 39 Great Moor Street Bolton
Fri 3 Aug

More details - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful characters.
The Atkinson, Lord Street, Southport
Fri 3 Aug

More details - Lower Dutton Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Traditional long Lancashire farmhouse and barn, with 2 acre gardens. Formal gardens nr house with mixed herbaceous beds and shrubs. Sweeping lawns lead down past island beds to wildlife area and established large pond with small woodland. Orchard at rear of house with mix of fruit-trees and roses.
Lower Dutton Farm, Ribchester
Sat 4 Aug and Sun 5 Aug

More details - Garden Party
Wigan & Leigh Hospice annual Garden Party. This is a firm favourite with our supporter. A Garden Party in the beautiful grounds of Wigan & Leigh Hospice. Saturday 4th August from 12 noon until 4pm. You can grab a burger or hotdog from our BBQ, we also have sandwiches, pies, cakes and hot and cold drinks.
Wigan & Leigh Hospice, Kildare Street, Hindley, Wigan.
Sat 4 Aug

More details - Rufford Old Hall - Reptiles at Rufford
A great opportunity to get up close and meet a wide range of reptiles! The North West Reptile Club are bringing their cold-blooded reptile friends for a trip to Rufford Old Hall. Come along and meet them and find out some interesting facts. Booking Not Needed.
Rufford Old Hall, 200 Liverpool Road, Rufford, near Ormskirk
Sat 4 Aug

More details - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful characters.
Hoghton Tower, Hoghton, Preston
Sun 5 Aug

More details - Summer Belly Dance Workshop No. 2 - Characters within Belly Dance
This is the second of my summer workshops and, like all my summer workshops, are accessible to all whether experienced or not. Everybody has different characters within their personality; the shy one, the flirty one, the strong one. The same can be said of dance.
Penwortham Leisure Centre, Crow Hills Road, Penwortham, Preston
Mon 6 Aug

More details - Power Trip
Power Trip Plus Special Guests Game. Artists performing: Power Trip , Game.: Tickets avaiable.
Rebellion, Manchester
Tue 7 Aug

More details - Rufford Old Hall - Outdoor Theatre - A Midsummer Night's Dream
The Three Inch Fools present an inventive take on Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream - a comic tale of runaway lovers, beguiling potions and a rather unfortunate individual who gets turned into a donkey...
Rufford Old Hall, 200 Liverpool Road, Rufford, near Ormskirk
Tue 7 Aug

More details - Peter Pan
Sparkling with fairy dust, this enchanting, swashbuckling, high-flying, beautifully costumed and exciting musical is a must-see! Fall under Neverland’s spell.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Preston
Wed 8 Aug to Sun 12 Aug

More details - Dead Kennedys
Dead Kennedys plus special guests. Artists performing: Dead Kennedys.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Wed 8 Aug

More details - Bubble & Bounce - A Field Full of Inflatables & Kiddies Rides
Bubble & Bounce returns to the Cricket Ground at Guy’s Thatched Hamlet on 9th to 27th August 2018. A Field Full of Fun - With over 25 Giant Inflatables! Where kids can: Bounce,Squeeze ,Crawl & Slide through every shape and size of inflatable imaginable.Also Includes Kiddies Rides....
Guy’s Thatched Hamlt, Canalside, Bilsborrow, Nr Garstang
Thu 9 Aug to Mon 27 Aug

More details - Simple Minds and The Pretenders
Simple Minds and The Pretenders with Very Special Guest KT Tunstall. Artists performing: Simple Minds, KT Tunstall, The Pretenders.: Tickets avaiable.
AJ Bell Stadium, Salford
Fri 10 Aug

More details - Yanks are back in Saddleworth 11th  & 12th August 2018
WW2Events.co.uk are very proud to present this years "Yanks are back in Saddleworth" on the 11th & 12th August 2018 An unforgettable day out and fantastic experience for the everyone as the "Yanks" set up camp in the grounds of Saddleworth School in Uppermill, Saddleworth.
Saddleworth School,Uppermill
Sat 11 Aug and Sun 12 Aug

More details - Paw Patrol Live 2018
Paw Patrol Live 2018: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Arena, Manchester
Sat 11 Aug and Sun 12 Aug

More details - Now That's What We Call Music Party Night
Take a nostalgic trip back and dance the night away to sounds from the 80’s, 90’s & 00’s with our themed DJ live from the Lancastrian Suite. Perfectly complemented by a fabulous 4 course meal and dancing till the early hours to our resident DJ.
Park Hall Hotel, Charnock Richard
Sat 11 Aug

More details - The Growth Project - Open Garden for NGS
With excellent home made lunches, cut flowers and vegetables to buy plus guides to give horticultural advice and over an acre of organic unusual vegetable varieties the Project incl wildlife pond, insect hotels, formal flower and wild flower borders, and potager.
The Growth Project, Rochdale
Sat 11 Aug

More details - 10's Across The Board
10's Across The Board HolyTrannity | The Power Room | Draggedup, are please to bring you a night of Season 10 Girls from RuPauls Dragrace in in association with GAYDIO Hosted BY Victoria Secret & Danny Beard, with Pre Show Entertainment From Miss Blair, Donna Trump: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Sat 11 Aug

More details - Black Magic - The Little Mix Show
A highly energetic tribute show that follows in the footsteps of the award winning girl band, Little Mix. This iconic show has live vocals and full out dance choreography. Suitable for kids, tweens, teens and adults alike, this show brings the full pop concert experience to you.
Civic Arts Centre & Theatre, 155 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle
Sun 12 Aug

More details - King Tuff
King Tuff + SASAMI. Artists performing: King Tuff.: Tickets avaiable.
Night People, Manchester
Mon 13 Aug

More details - "Coast"
Art Exhibition: by local photographer Peter Laurence.
Lytham Heritage Centre, 2 Henry St, Lytham St Annes
Tue 14 Aug to Sun 2 Sep

More details - Slum Village
Slum Village. Artists performing: Slum Village.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Tue 14 Aug

More details - Ariel Pink
Ariel Pink + Special Guests: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Wed 15 Aug

More details - The Reverend Peytons Big Damn Band
The Reverend Peytons Big Damn Band. Artists performing: The Reverend Peytons Big Damn Band.: Tickets avaiable.
Ruby Lounge, Manchester
Fri 17 Aug

More details - Sons Of Bill
Sons Of Bill + Special Guests. Artists performing: Sons Of Bill.: Tickets avaiable.
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Sat 18 Aug

More details - Medieval Banquet at BEST WESTERN Park Hall Hotel, Chorley
Join King Arthur and his royal court for a night of medieval merriment and revelry. Set in our authentic Barional Hall dating back to 966AD you’ll spend the night in true Round Table style tucking into a medieval five course feast washed down with four goblets of wine, ale or cider, whilst being entertained by our...
Park Hall Hotel, Charnock Richard
Sat 18 Aug

More details - Rize Present: Liam Gallagher
Rize Present: Liam Gallagher plus guests. Artists performing: Liam Gallagher.: Tickets avaiable.
Lancashire County Cricket Club, Manchester
Sat 18 Aug

More details - Britney Spears: Piece of Me
Britney Spears: Piece of Me Plus Special Guest. Artists performing: Britney Spears.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Arena, Manchester
Sat 18 Aug

More details - Phoebe Bridgers
Phoebe Bridgers. Artists performing: Phoebe Bridgers.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Sun 19 Aug

More details - Kevin Morby
Kevin Morby + Special Guests. Artists performing: Kevin Morby .: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Mon 20 Aug

More details - Summer Workshop No. 3 - Musicality and Instrumentation
In this third summer workshop, designed for everyone regardless of experience, students will learn about some of the different instruments found in the Egyptian orchestra.
Penwortham Leisure Centre, Crow Hills Road, Penwortham, Preston
Mon 20 Aug

More details - Ozomatli (with Charli 2NA)
Ozomatli (with Charli 2NA) Performing their seminal self-titled album in full + Greatest Hits + support. Artists performing: Ozomatli.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Wed 22 Aug

More details - The Story Of The Beach Boys® A Tribute
The Story Of The Beach Boys® A Tribute Presented here is a unique opportunity to hear a comprehensive selection of chart hits America’s biggest pop band ever recorded including: God Only Knows - Good Vibrations - I Get Around - Surfin’ USA - Fun Fun Fun - California Girls - Sloop John B and many more that you will
The Plaza, Mersey Square, Stockport
Thu 23 Aug

More details - Livewire Festival 2018
Livewire Festival makes a return to 2018.
Tower Headland Arena Promenade Blackpool
Thu 23 Aug to Sun 26 Aug

More details - PNB Rock Catch These Vibes Tour
PNB Rock Catch These Vibes Tour. Artists performing: PNB Rock.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Thu 23 Aug

More details - Quiz Night & Buffet Supper in aid of The Children's Society.
Quiz Night with Licensed Bar - Adults Only Event. Raffle & Buffet Supper. Raising funds for The Children’s Society.
St Aidan’s Church Hall, Station Road, Bamber Bridge
Thu 23 Aug

More details - Deeper Purple
The Old Courts are delighted to welcome Deeper Purple. This top notch homage comprises of a group of seasoned professionals from Spain and the UK who, having given up on the idea of being invited to join the great band, decided to get together and form as authentic a tribute as possible!
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Fri 24 Aug

More details - Bolton Food and Drink
Stalls within the shopping precinct.
Market Place Shopping Centre, 3rd Floor Management Suite, Bolton
Fri 24 Aug to Tue 28 Aug

More details - Buck Meek
Buck Meek Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Buck Meek.: Tickets avaiable.
Gullivers, Manchester
Fri 24 Aug

More details - The Story Of The Beach Boys® A Tribute
The Story Of The Beach Boys® A Tribute Presented here is a unique opportunity to hear a comprehensive selection of chart hits America’s biggest pop band ever recorded including: God Only Knows - Good Vibrations - I Get Around - Surfin’ USA - Fun Fun Fun - California Girls - Sloop John B and many more that you will
Platform Theatre Old Station Buildings, Marine Rd W, Morecambe
Fri 24 Aug

More details - Great British Food Festival
More than ‘just another food festival’, The Great British Food Festival combines the nation’s love of great food and drink with some of the country’s most treasured locations, providing a unique opportunity to explore new flavours and beautiful venues, all at the same time!
Stonyhurst College, Clitheroe
Sat 25 Aug to Mon 27 Aug

More details - Stoneyhurst Food and Drink Festival
For the sixth consecutive year, the Great British Food Festival will be returning to Stonyhurst College in 2018! The finest of food festivals - lots of entertainment, top chefs to live music and food challenges, kids entertainment and a huge range of food
Hurst Green, Clitheroe, Lancashire
Sat 25 Aug to Mon 27 Aug

More details - The Weather Station
The Weather Station. Artists performing: The Weather Station.: Tickets avaiable.
Gullivers, Manchester
Sat 25 Aug

More details - Epic Beard Men - Sage Francis + B.Dolan
Epic Beard Men - Sage Francis + B.Dolan. Artists performing: Epic Beard Men.: Tickets avaiable.
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Sat 25 Aug

More details - The Magic of Motown
Celebrating the sound of a generation – The Magic of Motown returns to Blackpool’s Grand Theatre. Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town!
Blackpool Grand Theatre 33 Church Street Blackpool
Sun 26 Aug

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More details - Botany Bay Canal Fest
The Botany Bay Canal Fest is BACK for its third year! Join us for two fantastic days of festivities and entertainment on land and on water with all the usual favourites including; boat rides, heritage boats including floating museum ‘The Kennet’, canoeing experience, narrowboat flotilla, hook a duck, classic...
Botany Bay, Canal Mill, Botany Brow, Chorley, Lancashire
Sun 26 Aug and Mon 27 Aug

More details - Bretherton Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Four contrasting gardens spaced across attractive village with conservation area. Glynwood House has ¾ acre mixed borders, pond with drystone-wall water feature, woodland walk, patio garden with pergola and raised beds, all in a peaceful location with spectacular open aspects.
Bretherton Gardens, Leyland
Sun 26 Aug

More details - Blonde Redhead
Blonde Redhead. Artists performing: Blonde Redhead.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Sun 26 Aug

More details - Ribchester auguest charity market
Ribchester auguest charity market is a small market at ribchester sports socal club for rose mere cancer from 9am till 2pm
Ribchester sports social club.
Mon 27 Aug

More details - Hiss Golden Messenger
Hiss Golden Messenger. Artists performing: Hiss Golden Messenger.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Mon 27 Aug

More details - The Ridges - Open Garden for NGS
3 acres, incl old walled orchard garden, cottage-style herbaceous borders, with perfumed rambling roses and clematis thru fruit the trees. Arch leads to formal lawn, surrounded by natural woodland, shrub borders and specimen trees with contrasting foliage. Woodland walks and dell.
The Ridges, Chorley
Mon 27 Aug

More details - Tiny Ruins
Tiny Ruins. Artists performing: Tiny Ruins.: Tickets avaiable.
Gullivers, Manchester
Tue 28 Aug

More details - Spamalot
COMIMG TO LEIGH AUGUST 2018 Monty pythons SPAMALOT.A new musical with book by Eric Idle. And an entirely new score created by Eric Idle and John Du Prez. Performed by Lowton Operatic And Dramatic Society. 29th Aug. - 1st Sept. 2018. At St. Josephs Hall, mather lane, Leigh, WN72PR. Evening performances 19-30 pm.
St. Joseph’s Hall, matter Lane, leigh, wn72DA
Wed 29 Aug to Sat 1 Sep

More details - Gawthorpe Hall - Brothers in Arms
Gawthorpe remembers the lives of family members lost in both World Wars. Free with admission to the Hall. Booking Not Needed.
Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Road, Padiham, near Burnley,
Wed 29 Aug to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Shannon and the Clams
Shannon and the Clams + special guests. Artists performing: Shannon and the Clams.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Thu 30 Aug

More details - Colter Wall
Colter Wall Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Colter Wall.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Thu 30 Aug

More details - The Used
The Used Plus Lowlives. Artists performing: The Used.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Thu 30 Aug

More details - The Dreamboys
The Dreamboys are back and hotter than ever with a brand new show and UK tour for 2018. The Dreamboys are without a shadow of a doubt the UK’s most famous and successful show of its kind in history.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Fri 31 Aug

More details - (Sandy) Alex G
(Sandy) Alex G. Artists performing: (Sandy) Alex G.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Fri 31 Aug

More details - Kevin Hart: The Irresponsible Tour
Kevin Hart: The Irresponsible Tour Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Kevin Hart.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Arena, Manchester
Fri 31 Aug

More details - Titus Andronicus
Titus Andronicus. Artists performing: Titus Andronicus.: Tickets avaiable.
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Mon 3 Sep

More details - Summer Belly Dance Workshops No. 4 - Veils
In the last of my summer workshops students will learn about the veil. The veil is a beautiful prop which can be used to enhance and create mystery to your dance, but it can very easily go very wrong. In this workshop students will learn how to hold the veil correctly.
Penwortham Leisure Centre, Crow Hills Road, Penwortham, Preston
Mon 3 Sep

More details - " Illusions "
Art Exhibition: by Mill Barn Artists.
Lytham Heritage Centre, 2 Henry St, Lytham St Annes
Tue 4 Sep to Sun 23 Sep

More details - Passenger
Passenger. Artists performing: Passenger.
Albert Hall, Manchester
Tue 4 Sep

More details - Amen Dunes
Amen Dunes + CUT WORMS. Artists performing: Amen Dunes.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Wed 5 Sep

More details - Soccer Mommy
Soccer Mommy. Artists performing: Soccer Mommy.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Wed 5 Sep

More details - Guy’s 27th Annual Oyster Festival
Thursday 6th – OYSTER EVE - ‘Owd Nell’s Tavern will be getting the weekends festivities underway from 5pmwith LIVE music, song, stories and shenanigans. ‘Meet the Folkers’ will be getting the feet tapping with songs and stories from the Emerald Isle Dancing. Enjoy the craic!!! FREE Entry.
Guy’s Thatched Hamlet, Canalside, Bilsborrow, Garstang
Thu 6 Sep to Sun 9 Sep

More details - The Rezillos + Special Guests
The Rezillos are a punk/new wave band formed in Edinburgh, Scotland, in 1976. Although emerging at the same time as other bands in the punk rock movement, the Rezillos did not copy anyone!
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Thu 6 Sep

More details - Jonathan Wilson
Jonathan Wilson. Artists performing: Jonathan Wilson.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Thu 6 Sep

More details - Carnation
Carnation. Artists performing: Carnation.: Tickets avaiable.
Night People, Manchester
Fri 7 Sep

More details - Camel
Camel Playing Moonmadness in its entirety plus other classic tracks. Artists performing: Camel.: Tickets avaiable.
The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
Fri 7 Sep

More details - Lowther Pavilion
Popular venue and one of our long-standing events.
West Beach, Lytham
Sat 8 Sep and Sun 9 Sep

More details - Sleep Out for Fox Street 2018
Cuts in county spending meant that annual funding of £190,000 for the supported homeless accommodation in ‘Fox Street’ Preston ceased in 2017.
The Flag Market, Preston
Sat 8 Sep and Sun 9 Sep

More details - Shark in the Park - Party & Storytime
Another of our popular party and storytime events, from the team behind Room on the Broom and A Squash & A Squeeze!
Civic Arts Centre & Theatre, 155 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle
Sat 8 Sep

More details - C E M Antique & Collectibles Fair
Formerly Ribby Hall Antique Fair A quality selection of stalls including jewellery, silver, treen, ceramics, lace and coins. Refreshments available on site.
The Aztex Centre, The Promenade, Lytham St Annes
Sun 9 Sep

More details - Garbage - Version 2.0: 20 years Paranoid
Garbage - Version 2.0: 20 years Paranoid plus Estrons. Artists performing: Garbage.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy, Manchester
Sun 9 Sep

More details - Handmade fair at the Georgain House
The fairs have a wide selection of stalls selling handmade cushions, cakes, chocolate, crafts, paper craft, jewellery, knitted items, pens, wood craft, button craft, jams, cards and much more. All items sold are made by the stall holder meaning that this is a true handmade fair with lots of talented people.
Mercure Georgian House, Blackrod, Bolton
Sun 9 Sep

More details - Janelle Monae
Janelle Monae Plus special guests. Artists performing: Janelle Monae.
Academy, Manchester
Mon 10 Sep

More details - Albert Hammond Jr
Albert Hammond Jr Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Albert Hammond Jr..: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Tue 11 Sep

More details - The Illegal Eagles
The World’s Official No.1 Eagles tribute returns in 2018 for another outstanding show promising more of their trademark musical prowess, acute attention to detail, and incredible showmanship. This phenomenal group of musicians have been touring for over two decades and remain true Eagles fanatics!
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Wed 12 Sep

More details - The Devil Makes Three
The Devil Makes Three. Artists performing: The Devil Makes Three.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Wed 12 Sep

More details - Psychedelic Porn Crumpets
Psychedelic Porn Crumpets + Special Guests. Artists performing: Psychedelic Porn Crumpets.: Tickets avaiable.
Gullivers, Manchester
Thu 13 Sep

More details - Youngblood Brass Band
Youngblood Brass Band. Artists performing: Youngblood Brass Band.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Thu 13 Sep

More details - Wedding & Beauty Show
Our special event .Wedding & Beauty Party night . Our professional wedding vendors will be on hand to help you create your dream day in a friendly party atmosphere Relax and meet our experts on all things weddings. .. Ask advise and chat to other brides always a good source of ideas.
St Mary Function Suites West st Chorley
Thu 13 Sep

More details - Nathan Carter And His Band
Nathan Carter is one of the biggest names on the Irish music scene and is fast becoming a big name all over the UK. Performing in Preston with support from The Houghton Weavers. Nathan was born on 28th May 1990, growing up in Liverpool. His family originate from Newry in County Down.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Fri 14 Sep

More details - The Blues Band
2018 sees The Blues Band Celebrate their 39th year together THE BLUES BAND – 39 Years and Back for More Paul Jones, Dave Kelly, Tom McGuinness, Rob Townsend and Gary Fletcher.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Sat 15 Sep

More details - Blackpool & North Fylde Model Railway Club - ANNUAL EXHIBITION
37th Annual Model Railway Exhibition featuring up to 20 layouts in various gauges. Full trade support for all your modelling requirements. Refreshments available. On site & local parking. Easy Access for Disabled.
Cardinal Allen Catholic High School, Melbourne Ave, Fleetwood
Sat 15 Sep and Sun 16 Sep

More details - craft and gift fair
with over 30 stalls of craft art and jewellery stalls
norbreck hotel, Queen’s Promenade, Blackpool
Sat 15 Sep, Sun 16 Sep, Sat 20 Oct, Sun 21 Oct

More details - 70's & 80's Boogie Night Party Night
Dress to impress and get ready to enjoy a themed evening of fantastic music. Dance the night away with sounds from the 70’s and 80’s with our themed DJ in the Lancastrian Suite. Perfectly complemented by a fabulous 4 course meal and dancing till the early hours to our resident DJ.
Park Hall Hotel, Charnock Richard
Sat 15 Sep

More details - Nines
Nines plus special guests. Artists performing: Nines.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy, Manchester
Sat 15 Sep

More details - Wooden Shjips
Wooden Shjips + Special Guests. Artists performing: Wooden Shjips.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Sat 15 Sep

More details - DAVID CROSBY & FRIENDS - SKY TRAILS
DAVID CROSBY & FRIENDS - SKY TRAILS. Artists performing: DAVID CROSBY.: Tickets avaiable.
Palace Theatre, Manchester
Sat 15 Sep

More details - BBC Radio Lancashire: Community Hero Awards
A chance to celebrate Lancashire’s unsung heroes! Three course meal, celebrity guests and live entertainment. Tickets on sale via the box office
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Sun 16 Sep

More details - Why?
Why? Performing Alopecia in full. Artists performing: Why?.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Sun 16 Sep

More details - Star Shaped Festival Manchester
Star Shaped Festival Manchester Feat. Echobelly + The Supernaturals + My Life Story + The Real People + Northern Uproar + Ultrasound + The Bluetones (Mark Morriss acoustic set) + The Seahorses (Chris Helme solo set): Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Sun 16 Sep

More details - Blood Brothers
“Exhilarating…one of the best musicals ever written” Sunday Times Written by Willy Russell, the legendary Blood Brothers tells the captivating and moving tale of twins who, separated at birth, grow up on opposite sides of the tracks, only to meet again with fateful consequences.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Mon 17 Sep to Sat 22 Sep

More details - Catherine McGrath
Catherine McGrath plus special guests. Artists performing: Catherine McGrath.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Thu 20 Sep

More details - Molotov Jukebox
Molotov Jukebox + HUW EDDY & THE CARNIVAL. Artists performing: Molotov Jukebox.: Tickets avaiable.
Ruby Lounge, Manchester
Thu 20 Sep

More details - A F#cked Up Evening with the Trailer Park Boys
A F#cked Up Evening with the Trailer Park Boys Featuring Ricky, Julian, Bubbles & Randy. Artists performing: Trailer Park Boys.: Tickets avaiable.
Albert Hall, Manchester
Thu 20 Sep

More details - 50 Cent
50 Cent. Artists performing: 50 Cent.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Arena, Manchester
Fri 21 Sep

More details - Night at the Movies Theme Night at BEST WESTERN Park Hall Hotel
Grab the girls and have a night out at the movies. Enjoy all your favourite songs from chick flick movies Dirty Dancing, Grease, Fame, Footloose and Flashdance plus the best of the rest.
Park Hall Hotel, Charnock Richard
Sat 22 Sep

More details - Cancer Research UK Race for Blackpool Pretty Muddy 5K & Pretty Muddy Kids
Race for Life brings millions of women together to support our life-saving research. Just by signing up you’ll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters.
Lawson’s Showground
Sat 22 Sep

More details - Morecambe Bay Chocolate Festival
Welcome to the very first Morecambe Bay Chocolate Festival. The event is being staged in conjunction with Morecambe Events Cooperative who are involved with all of the major events that take place in the resort, along with various local agencies that will all contribute to making this event as huge as the now...
Festival Arena Promenade Morecambe
Sat 22 Sep and Sun 23 Sep

More details - Pinked Floyd Tribute Show
A spectacular evening of live music, lights and video in honour of one of the greatest bands of all time
Ormskirk Civic Hall
Sat 22 Sep

More details - Draper & Man Without Country
Draper & Man Without Country Co-Headline Tour. Artists performing: Draper.: Tickets avaiable.
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Sat 22 Sep

More details - Shania Twain - Shania NOW Tour
Shania Twain - Shania NOW Tour. Artists performing: Shania Twain.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Arena, Manchester
Sat 22 Sep

More details - Leprous & Agent Fresco
Leprous & Agent Fresco + Guests. Artists performing: Leprous.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Sat 22 Sep

More details - The British Sound Project
The British Sound Project. Artists performing: Franz Ferdinand, The Cribs.: Tickets avaiable.
Victoria Warehouse, Manchester
Sat 22 Sep

More details - Leyland Band - Autumn In Brass
Come and see the fantastic Leyland Band in an autumn concert full of music to suit all tastes, presented in Leyland’s trademark fun and engaging style.
Chorley Town Hall
Sun 23 Sep

More details - The Bad Flowers + Federal Charm
The Bad Flowers + Federal Charm + Guests. Artists performing: The Bad Flowers, Federal Charm.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Mon 24 Sep

More details - La Luz
La Luz. Artists performing: La Luz.: Tickets avaiable.
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Mon 24 Sep

More details - Julien Baker
Julien Baker. Artists performing: Julien Baker.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Mon 24 Sep

More details - "Autumn Exhibition”
Art Exhibition: paintings by Lytham St Annes Art Society.
Lytham Heritage Centre, 2 Henry St, Lytham St Annes
Tue 25 Sep to Sun 14 Oct

More details - An Evening With Sir Michael Parkinson
A unique opportunity to get an intimate look at his remarkable journey. An Evening with Sir Michael Parkinson celebrates the life and career of a man who has interviewed over 2000 of the most important cultural figures of the 20th and 21st centuries.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Tue 25 Sep

More details - Michael Nau
Michael Nau + Special Guests. Artists performing: Michael Nau.: Tickets avaiable.
Gullivers, Manchester
Tue 25 Sep

More details - Muncie Girls
Muncie Girls: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Wed 26 Sep

More details - Les Negresses Vertes
Les Negresses Vertes. Artists performing: Les Negresses Vertes .: Tickets avaiable.
Band on the Wall, Manchester
Wed 26 Sep

More details - Halestorm
Halestorm Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Halestorm.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Apollo Manchester, Manchester
Wed 26 Sep

More details - Tom Hingley & The Kar-Pets
“The songs are the stars, come along and hear them sung by the singer who originally sang them. This is a chance to truly indulge in nostalgia and to make it new for another generation!
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Thu 27 Sep

More details - Russian State Opera: Carmen
“Always top-quality productions from this producer.” Stage Talk Magazine The Russian State Opera Presents Carmen – the most powerful, enjoyable and tuneful opera. Music by Georges Bizet.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Thu 27 Sep

More details - Bolton Market Place Shopping Centre
Stalls within the shopping precinct.
Market Place Shopping Centre, 3rd Floor Management Suite, Bolton
Thu 27 Sep to Sun 30 Sep, Wed 17 Oct to Sat 20 Oct

More details - Nick Mason's Saucerful of Secrets
Nick Mason's Saucerful of Secrets. Artists performing: Nick Mason's Saucerful of Secrets.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Apollo Manchester, Manchester
Thu 27 Sep

More details - Flor
Flor plus Modern Strangers. Artists performing: Flor.: Tickets avaiable.
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Thu 27 Sep

More details - Horse Feathers
Horse Feathers. Artists performing: Horse Feathers.: Tickets avaiable.
Gullivers, Manchester
Thu 27 Sep

More details - Liza Anne
Liza Anne. Artists performing: Liza Anne.: Tickets avaiable.
The Castle Hotel, Manchester
Thu 27 Sep

More details - Mull Historical Society
Mull Historical Society. Artists performing: Mull Historical Society.: Tickets avaiable.
Night and Day, Manchester
Fri 28 Sep

More details - Space - The Anthology Tour
Space came to prominence throughout the mid-1990s with hit singles such as Female of the Species. Space have sold over 5 million records worldwide with titles including ‘Spiders’, ‘Tin Planet’ ‘Suburban Rock and Roll’ and ‘Attack of the Mutant 50ft Kebab’ along with ten top 40 singles and a host of other single...
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Fri 28 Sep

More details - Oscar Jerome
Oscar Jerome: Tickets avaiable.
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Fri 28 Sep

More details - Wolfgang Flur (ex-Kraftwerk)
Wolfgang Flur (ex-Kraftwerk). Artists performing: Wolfgang Flur.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Fri 28 Sep

More details - Crown The Empire
Crown The Empire plus Volumes & coldrain. Artists performing: Crown The Empire.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 2, Manchester
Sat 29 Sep

More details - Coffee  Morning
We are holding a Coffee Morning to include stalls selling jewellery,books jigsaws ,cakes and Bric a Brac.
Cambridge st. Methodist Church (Off Burnley road) Accrington.
Sat 29 Sep

More details - Crafty Vintage Returns to Shores Hey Farm
Crafty Vintage is a regular social gathering where like-minded folk can meet, socialise, share ideas and gather inspiration. We are purveyors of classic vintage, collectables, retro wares, quirky handmade, fine foods and delectable cuisine.
Shores Hey Farm, Blackhouse Lane, Halifax Road, Briercliffe
Sat 29 Sep and Sun 30 Sep

More details - Boston Manor
Boston Manor Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Boston Manor.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Sat 29 Sep

More details - Moonlight Ball
Join Reeders Dance for a great night of dancing to the best music for Ballroom, Latin, Sequence , Rock n Roll etc Parking, Bar, Large dance floor Contact details: email:bill@reedersdance.co.uk Tel:0780 3690549
Adlington Community Centre, Railway Rd, Adlington. Nr Chorley
Sat 29 Sep

More details - Peter Hook and The Light
Peter Hook and The Light Performing the albums ‘TECHNIQUE’ & ‘REPUBLIC’ by New Order and Featuring an opening set of Joy Division material. Artists performing: Peter Hook and The Light.: Tickets avaiable.
Albert Hall, Manchester
Sat 29 Sep

More details - Field Division
Field Division. Artists performing: Field Division, Hey! Manchester.: Tickets avaiable.
Gullivers, Manchester
Sat 29 Sep

More details - S. Carey
S. Carey: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Sun 30 Sep

More details - Tom Clarke (The Enemy Acoustic)
Tom Clarke (The Enemy Acoustic) Plus Guests. Artists performing: Tom Clarke.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Sun 30 Sep

More details - Sons of Apollo
Sons of Apollo + Guests. Artists performing: Sons of Apollo.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 2, Manchester
Mon 1 Oct

More details - Mikaela Davis
Mikaela Davis. Artists performing: Mikaela Davis.: Tickets avaiable.
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Tue 2 Oct

More details - Palaye Royale
Palaye Royale Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Palaye Royale.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 2, Manchester
Wed 3 Oct

More details - Ross From Friends
Ross From Friends Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Ross From Friends.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Wed 3 Oct

More details - Men I Trust
Men I Trust. Artists performing: Men I Trust.: Tickets avaiable.
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Wed 3 Oct

More details - Col3trane
Col3trane Plus special guests. Artists performing: Col3trane.: Tickets avaiable.
Night People, Manchester
Wed 3 Oct

More details - Amber Arcades
Amber Arcades plus support. Artists performing: Amber Arcades.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Thu 4 Oct

More details - Hunter & The Bear
Hunter & The Bear Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Hunter and the Bear.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Thu 4 Oct

More details - An Evening with They Might Be Giants
An Evening with They Might Be Giants. Artists performing: They Might Be Giants.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 2, Manchester
Thu 4 Oct

More details - The Sonics
The Sonics. Artists performing: The Sonics.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 3, Manchester
Fri 5 Oct

More details - craft and gift fair
with over 20 stalls of craft art and jewellery stalls
lytham,assembly rooms
Sat 6 Oct, Sun 7 Oct, Sat 3 Nov, Sun 4 Nov, Sat 1 Dec, Sun 2 Dec

More details - Peppa Pig's Adventure
Peppa Pig and friends are back in the brand new live show Peppa Pig’s Adventure! Join Peppa as she gets ready to go on an exciting camping trip to the woods with George and her school friends, including Pedro Pony, Suzy Sheep and Gerald Giraffe.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Sat 6 Oct and Sun 7 Oct

More details - The Amity Affliction
The Amity Affliction Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: The Amity Affliction.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 2, Manchester
Sun 7 Oct

More details - Okkervil River
Okkervil River. Artists performing: Okkervil River.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Sun 7 Oct

More details - North of England Orchid Show
Come and see the wonderful blooms and colours of the world of orchids, many many different types of orchids in the hundreds on display,usually there are orchid traders to buy an orchid or two you may not have seen before.
BROCKHOLES NATURE RESERVE PRESTON NEW ROAD SAMLESBURY PRESTON
Sun 7 Oct

More details - Remo Drive
Remo Drive. Artists performing: Remo Drive.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Mon 8 Oct

More details - Stu Larsen & Natsuki Kurai
Stu Larsen & Natsuki Kurai. Artists performing: Stu Larsen.: Tickets avaiable.
Gullivers, Manchester
Tue 9 Oct

More details - The Black Queen
The Black Queen. Artists performing: The Black Queen.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Tue 9 Oct

More details - James Martin On The Road Again
Superstar chef James Martin will be returning to theatres around the country this October following the huge success of his 2016 tour.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Tue 9 Oct

More details - Three Days Grace
Three Days Grace Plus special guests. Artists performing: Three Days Grace.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Tue 9 Oct

More details - Warwick Johnson
Warwick Johnson. Artists performing: Warwick Johnson .: Tickets avaiable.
Night People, Manchester
Tue 9 Oct

More details - Beoga
Beoga + Special Guests. Artists performing: Beoga.: Tickets avaiable.
Night and Day, Manchester
Tue 9 Oct

More details - BC Camplight
BC Camplight Plus South Island Son. Artists performing: BC Camplight.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Wed 10 Oct

More details - Rich Hall's Hoedown
Rich Hall’s critically acclaimed new show begins its second leg of touring. There has never been a better time to be an American comedian in the UK. Hall’s precision dismantling of the tenuous relationship between two countries is as freewheeling and deadly accurate as ever.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Wed 10 Oct

More details - BOYZLIFE
BOYZLIFE: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Wed 10 Oct

More details - Noble Jacks
Noble Jacks. Artists performing: Noble Jacks.: Tickets avaiable.
The Islington Mill, Salford
Wed 10 Oct

More details - The Sons Of Pitches
The Sons Of Pitches. Artists performing: The Sons Of Pitches.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Wed 10 Oct

More details - Knuckle Puck
Knuckle Puck + Tiny Moving Parts + Movements. Artists performing: Knuckle Puck.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Thu 11 Oct

More details - Matt Linnen
Matt Linnen. Artists performing: Matt Linnen.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Thu 11 Oct

More details - Bay City Rollers Starring Les McKeown
Bay City Rollers icon Les McKeown is at it again! What’s that you say?? Les is back on tour, bringing his fantastic show to Preston!
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Fri 12 Oct

More details - Boyzlife
Boyzlife brings together members of two of the biggest boybands in history, Boyzone and Westlife, to perform a whole host of their biggest chart hits. Brian McFadden enjoyed 12 UK and Ireland number ones as a member of Westlife, including a record breaking seven top spots in a row.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Fri 12 Oct

More details - The Last Chance Saloon
Country and Western Line Dancing and Live Music evening opening its doors for the first time at Walmer Bridge Village Hall on Friday 12th October 2018 at 1900 hrs.
Walmer Bridge Village Hall, Gill Lane, Walmer Bridge, PRESTON
Fri 12 Oct

More details - Band  Concert
Another opportunity to listen to great music played by this wonderful band, A marvellous evenings entertainment.
Cambridge st. Church (off Burnley Road) Accrington
Fri 12 Oct

More details - Milky Wimpshake
Milky Wimpshake. Artists performing: Milky Wimpshake.: Tickets avaiable.
The Castle Hotel, Manchester
Fri 12 Oct

More details - John Butler Trio
John Butler Trio + special guests. Artists performing: John Butler Trio.: Tickets avaiable.
Albert Hall, Manchester
Fri 12 Oct

More details - Evil Scarecrow
Evil Scarecrow. Artists performing: Evil Scarecrow.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Fri 12 Oct

More details - Dawn Landes
Dawn Landes. Artists performing: Dawn Landes.: Tickets avaiable.
The Eagle Inn, Salford
Fri 12 Oct

More details - Terry Riley & Gyan Riley
Terry Riley & Gyan Riley. Artists performing: Terry Riley & Gyan Riley.: Tickets avaiable.
RNCM Theatre, Manchester
Fri 12 Oct

More details - The Rezillos
The Rezillos + Departments. Artists performing: The Rezillos.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Sat 13 Oct

More details - Elvana: Elvis Fronted Nirvana
Elvana: Elvis Fronted Nirvana. Artists performing: Elvana.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Sat 13 Oct

More details - Poets Of The Fall
Poets Of The Fall Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Poets Of The Fall.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Sun 14 Oct

More details - Halo Maud
Halo Maud. Artists performing: Halo Maud.: Tickets avaiable.
The Castle Hotel, Manchester
Sun 14 Oct

More details - The Story of Guitar Heroes
“If you like music and guitars you will LOVE this show!” Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Hank Marvin, Brian May and Slash are just some of the outstanding guitar heroes you will have chance to experience in one amazing show!
The Muni Theatre, Albert Road, Colne, Lancashire
Sun 14 Oct

More details - Clitheroe Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festival
Corky Laing – still gets a kick from rehearsing daily on his kit, sharing stages with brilliant musicians, performing to audiences and is truly thrilled to have been invited back to the UK again!
The Grand, 8 York Street, Clitheroe, Lancashire
Sun 14 Oct

More details - Vintage and Retro Craft Fair
Vintage and Retro Craft fair at the Georgian House, Mercure. The fair has a wide range of stalls selling ladies and mens vintage and retro clothing, accessories, home wear, collectables and china dating from 1920’s – 1980’s, as well as handmade jewellery, gifts and cakes.
Mercure Georgian House, Blackrod, Bolton
Sun 14 Oct

More details - Clitheroe Blues Festival
Clitheroe Blues Festival: Tickets avaiable.
The Grand, Clitheroe
Sun 14 Oct

More details - K.FLAY
K.FLAY Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: K.FLAY.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 3, Manchester
Mon 15 Oct

More details - Low
Low. Artists performing: Low.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Cathedral, Manchester
Tue 16 Oct

More details - “Lancashire at War 1914-1918"
Lytham Heritage Exhibition: centenary of WW1 - how it affected the local area; produced by Lytham Heritage Group.
Lytham Heritage Centre, 2 Henry St, Lytham St Annes
Tue 16 Oct to Sun 9 Dec

More details - Novo Amor
Novo Amor: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Tue 16 Oct

More details - Laurence Clark: An Irresponsible Father's Guide To Parenting Tour 2018
Internationally acclaimed comedian, writer and actor, Laurence Clark brings his 10th critically acclaimed comedy show, ‘An Irresponsible Father’s Guide to Parenting’, to venues across the UK this year, after the success of its premiere at the Edinburgh Festival this year.
Edge Hill University, St Helens Rd
Tue 16 Oct

More details - Per Gessle's Roxette
Per Gessle's Roxette Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Per Gessle's Roxette.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Apollo Manchester, Manchester
Tue 16 Oct

More details - John Oates with The Good Road Band
John Oates with The Good Road Band. Artists performing: John Oates.: Tickets avaiable.
RNCM Theatre, Manchester
Wed 17 Oct

More details - Black Peaks
Black Peaks Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Black Peaks.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 3, Manchester
Wed 17 Oct

More details - Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks
Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks + Special Guests. Artists performing: Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks.: Tickets avaiable.
Albert Hall, Manchester
Wed 17 Oct

More details - Franc Moody
Franc Moody Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Franc Moody.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Wed 17 Oct

More details - Dave Gorman: With Great Powerpoint Comes Great Responsibilitypoint
Dave Gorman, the man behind Dave TV’s hit show Modern Life Is Goodish as well as Are You Dave Gorman? and Googlewhack Adventure, is back on the road with a brand new live show, With Great PowerPoint Comes Great ResponsibilityPoint.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Thu 18 Oct and Fri 19 Oct

More details - Will Varley
Will Varley. Artists performing: Will Varley.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Thu 18 Oct

More details - Lucy Spraggan
Lucy Spraggan + Special Guests. Artists performing: Lucy Spraggan.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy, Manchester
Thu 18 Oct

More details - Toots and the Maytals
Toots and the Maytals. Artists performing: Toots and the Maytals.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy, Manchester
Fri 19 Oct

More details - Beach House
Beach House. Artists performing: Beach House.: Tickets avaiable.
Albert Hall, Manchester
Fri 19 Oct

More details - The Wood Burning Savages
The Wood Burning Savages. Artists performing: The Wood Burning Savages.: Tickets avaiable.
The Eagle Inn, Salford
Sat 20 Oct

More details - Tribute Night ~ BEST WESTERN Park Hall Hotel, Chorley
Live from the Lancastrian Suite presenting an unbeatable line-up of Robbie Williams, Michael Bublé, Ellie Goulding & Lady Gaga performing all your favourite hits. Perfectly complemented by a fabulous 4 course meal and dancing till the early hours to our resident DJ.
Park Hall Hotel, Charnock Richard
Sat 20 Oct

More details - Emerald Storm
Feel the immense power and thunderous rhythms of Irish dance brought soaring into the 21st century with this fresh take on the traditional.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Sat 20 Oct

More details - A Squash & A Squeeze - Party & Storytime
Another of our popular party and storytime events, from the team behind Room on the Broom and The Scarecrows’ Wedding!
Civic Arts Centre & Theatre, 155 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle
Sat 20 Oct

More details - Karine Polwart
Karine Polwart. Artists performing: Karine Polwart.: Tickets avaiable.
RNCM Concert Hall, Manchester
Sat 20 Oct

More details - Billy Bragg
Billy Bragg plus special guests. Artists performing: Billy Bragg.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Sat 20 Oct

More details - Macron Stadium Christmas Craft & Gift Extravaganza
Extremely busy, massive venue.
Horwich, Bolton
Sun 21 Oct

More details - Black Honey
Black Honey. Artists performing: Black Honey.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 2, Manchester
Sun 21 Oct

More details - Richard Thompson
Richard Thompson Plus Joan Shelley. Artists performing: Richard Thompson.: Tickets avaiable.
Opera House, Manchester
Sun 21 Oct

More details - Jo Passed
Jo Passed. Artists performing: Jo Passed.: Tickets avaiable.
Gullivers, Manchester
Mon 22 Oct

More details - Why Don't We: Why Don't We Europe
Why Don’t We: Why Don’t We Europe. Artists performing: Why Don't We.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Apollo Manchester, Manchester
Mon 22 Oct

More details - Half Term "Not So Scary" Halloween Activity Week
We invite you to "drop in" and join in our Halloween Fun. There are plenty of activities to take part in throughout the day: Halloween Craft making: Create your own Spider Pizza to take home and cook - Pumpkin Carving… create your own masterpiece - Uncle Edwards bouncy castles and kiddies rides, the great...
Guy’s Thatched Hamlet, Canalside, Bilsborrow, Nr Garstang
Mon 22 Oct to Fri 26 Oct

More details - Two Another
Two Another Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Two Another .: Tickets avaiable.
The Castle Hotel, Manchester
Mon 22 Oct

More details - Coasts
Coasts. Artists performing: Coasts.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Mon 22 Oct

More details - Attila
Attila + Eskimo Callboy + Support. Artists performing: Attila.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Mon 22 Oct

More details - Goat Girl
Goat Girl. Artists performing: Goat Girl.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Tue 23 Oct

More details - Helena Deland
Helena Deland. Artists performing: Helena Deland.: Tickets avaiable.
The Castle Hotel, Manchester
Tue 23 Oct

More details - The Posies 30th Anniversary Tour  Jon Auer / Ken Stringfellow / Mike Musburger / Dave Fox The legendary lineup from &ldq
The Posies 30th Anniversary Tour Jon Auer / Ken Stringfellow / Mike Musburger / Dave Fox The legendary lineup from “Frosting on the Beater” + Tailor. Artists performing: The Posies.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Tue 23 Oct

More details - Jo Harman
Jo Harman + Support. Artists performing: Jo Harman.: Tickets avaiable.
Band on the Wall, Manchester
Tue 23 Oct

More details - The Rasmus
The Rasmus Plus The Shiver. Artists performing: The Rasmus.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 2, Manchester
Tue 23 Oct

More details - Hands Like Houses
Hands Like Houses Plus Normandie. Artists performing: Hands Like Houses.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 3, Manchester
Wed 24 Oct

More details - Menace Beach
Menace Beach + Support TBC. Artists performing: Menace Beach.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Wed 24 Oct

More details - Marc O'Reilly
Marc O'Reilly. Artists performing: Marc O'Reilly.: Tickets avaiable.
Gullivers, Manchester
Wed 24 Oct

More details - Mario Biondi
Mario Biondi. Artists performing: Mario Biondi.: Tickets avaiable.
Band on the Wall, Manchester
Wed 24 Oct

More details - Carpenter Brut
Carpenter Brut Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Carpenter Brut .: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Wed 24 Oct

More details - Stone Foundation
Stone Foundation. Artists performing: Stone Foundation.: Tickets avaiable.
Ruby Lounge, Manchester
Thu 25 Oct

More details - Sophie Hunger
Sophie Hunger. Artists performing: Sophie Hunger.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Thu 25 Oct

More details - Stevie Appleton
Stevie Appleton. Artists performing: Stevie Appleton.: Tickets avaiable.
The Castle Hotel, Manchester
Thu 25 Oct

More details - Private Parts Life
For the very first time TV stars Jamie Laing and Francis Boulle are coming to a theatre near you! The two loveable gents are treading the boards with their live, laugh-a-minute extravaganza developed from their hit podcast PRIVATE PARTS.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Fri 26 Oct

More details - 'Owd Nell's Annual Oktoberfest
Why travel to Munich? ’Owd Nell’s is bringing the spirit of the Oktoberfest to Bilsborrow!
Guy’s Thatched Hamlet, Canalside, Bilsborrow, Nr Garstang
Fri 26 Oct and Sat 27 Oct

More details - Dub FX
Dub FX + Special Guests. Artists performing: Dub FX.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Fri 26 Oct

More details - Palace Winter
Palace Winter. Artists performing: Palace Winter .: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Fri 26 Oct

More details - Eleanor Friedberger
Eleanor Friedberger. Artists performing: Eleanor Friedberger.: Tickets avaiable.
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Fri 26 Oct

More details - Fastlove
Get ready for an unforgettable evening with a global superstar, as he puts the Boom Boom into your heart in the all new production, Fastlove – A tribute to George Michael The show is packed with crowd pleasing anthems.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Sat 27 Oct

More details - Autumn Steamings at Bolton Steam Museum
Volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society have rescued and restored 30 old stationary steam engines - some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woollen mills of the North of England. The collection includes 2 rare beam engines (the oldest is 180 years old!
Bolton Steam Museum, Morrisons Supermarket Site, off Chorley Old Road, Bolton
Sat 27 Oct and Sun 28 Oct

More details - Fickle Friends
Fickle Friends. Artists performing: Fickle Friends.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 2, Manchester
Sat 27 Oct

More details - The Marcus King Band
The Marcus King Band plus special guests. Artists performing: The Marcus King Band.: Tickets avaiable.
Night and Day, Manchester
Sat 27 Oct

More details - Big Girls Don't Cry
Come and experience the iconic sounds of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons authentically recreated by a phenomenal cast and live band. Step back in time, to the era of romance. Where gents were gents, and gals were gals!
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Sun 28 Oct

More details - Uncle Guy's "Not So Scary" Halloween Party
A fantastic Family Event in our Magical Marquee, Sunday 28th October 2018 Dress up and join in the fun with prizes for the best Fancy Dress. Pumpkin competition for the best carved and biggest and best!
Guy’s Thatched Hamlet, Canalside, Bilsborrow, Nr Garstang
Sun 28 Oct

More details - Fields of the Nephilim
Fields of the Nephilim Plus very special guests The Church. Artists performing: Fields of the Nephilim, The Church.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Mon 29 Oct

More details - Flawless
Flawless presents Chase The Dream THE REBOOT Following their World Tour, Flawless are back in the UK performing even bigger and jaw-dropping routines than ever before!
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Tue 30 Oct

More details - Mac DeMarco
Mac DeMarco. Artists performing: Mac DeMarco.: Tickets avaiable.
Victoria Warehouse, Manchester
Tue 30 Oct

More details - Corrosion Of Conformity & Orange Goblin
Corrosion Of Conformity & Orange Goblin Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Corrosion Of Conformity.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Tue 30 Oct

More details - The Eskies
The Eskies. Artists performing: The Eskies.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Wed 31 Oct

More details - American Aquarium
American Aquarium Plus Anthony D'Amato. Artists performing: American Aquarium.: Tickets avaiable.
Night and Day, Manchester
Wed 31 Oct

More details - Halloween Little Monsters "Not So Scary" Disco
Little Monsters’ Halloween Disco 6pm to 9pm. Get your fancy dress on and join us for a spooky evening of fang-tastic fun for all the family. There’ll be plenty of creepy activities, tasty treats and a good boneshaking disco in our Spooky Shak!!
Guy’s Thatched Hamlet, Canalside, Bilsborrow
Wed 31 Oct

More details - THE SESHEN
THE SESHEN + GEOGRAPHER + RITUALS OF MINE. Artists performing: The Seshen.: Tickets avaiable.
Night People, Manchester
Thu 1 Nov

More details - Will Haven
Will Haven Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Will Haven.: Tickets avaiable.
Rebellion, Manchester
Thu 1 Nov

More details - Press To Meco
Press To Meco Plus special guests. Artists performing: Press To Meco.: Tickets avaiable.
Star and Garter, Manchester
Thu 1 Nov

More details - The House of Love
The House of Love Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of debut album 'The House Of Love'. Artists performing: THE HOUSE OF LOVE:.: Tickets avaiable.
Albert Hall, Manchester
Fri 2 Nov

More details - The Magic of Motown
Following a sellout performance in September 2017, The Magic of Motown is returning to Preston in 2018! Celebrating the sound of a generation Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town!
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Fri 2 Nov

More details - Super Hans - The Big Beat Manifesto
“THERE AIN’T NO PARTY LIKE A SUPER HANS PARTY” Croydon’s best loved maniac Super Hans is back and ready to pound some of the biggest beats into your skulls. Please note: For events in LiVe (venue), the time stated on the website is the DOORS time. This is a standing event
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Fri 2 Nov

More details - The Macc Lads
The Macc Lads Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Macc Lads .: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Fri 2 Nov

More details - Big Country
Big Country + support: KIRK BRANDON aKoustiK. Artists performing: Big Country.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Fri 2 Nov

More details - Rainbow Kitten Surprise
Rainbow Kitten Surprise Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Rainbow Kitten Surprise.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Fri 2 Nov

More details - The London African Gospel Choir Perform Paul Simon's Graceland
The London African Gospel Choir Perform Paul Simon's Graceland. Artists performing: The London African Gospel Choir.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy, Manchester
Sat 3 Nov

More details - Cassia
Cassia. Artists performing: Cassia.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Sat 3 Nov

More details - The Men They Couldn't Hang
The revered British folk punk group The Men They Couldn’t Hang’s ninth album, ‘The Defiant’ was funded via a successful Pledge campaign that raised over 200% of its target and was produced by Pat Collier.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Sat 3 Nov

Padiham Model Railway Event 2018 More details - Padiham Model Railway Event 2018
Padiham’s 18th Annual Model Railway Event presents an enjoyable eclectic mix of Gauge 1 live steam running, Japanese Bullet Trains, stationary steam engines on compressed air, trams, “O” gauge, "OO/HO" and "N" gauge layouts, trade stand(s), children’s Playmobil area and loads more for both families & model
Padiham Unitarian Chapel Hall (next to Memorial Park), Knight Hill, Padiham, Lancashire
Sat 3 Nov
Premium Listing

More details - Fastlove - A Tribute to George Michael
Fastlove - A Tribute to George Michael. Artists performing: Fastlove.: Tickets avaiable.
King George's Hall, Blackburn
Sat 3 Nov

More details - London Calling
London Calling. Artists performing: London Calling.: Tickets avaiable.
Ruby Lounge, Manchester
Sat 3 Nov

More details - Chainska Brassika
Chainska Brassika + special guests BARE JAMS: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Sun 4 Nov

More details - Russian State Ballet: Swan Lake
The Russian State Ballet and Opera House Presents Swan Lake – a timeless ballet with exquisite dancing Music by Pyotr I.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Sun 4 Nov

More details - Parquet Courts
Parquet Courts Plus special guests. Artists performing: Parquet Courts .: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Sun 4 Nov

More details - 35th Sweatshop/Dressers Arms "Through the Villages" Race
A tough road race taking in the scenic West Pennine Moors and local villages. Course is undulating and very scenic held over 8.45 miles. Free refreshments to all finishers. Well marshalled course with excellent prizes. Commemorative medal to all finishers. Book online at www.ukresults.net or bookitzone.
Heapey and Wheelton Village Hall,West View,Wheelton
Sun 4 Nov

More details - Fat Freddy's Drop
Fat Freddy's Drop. Artists performing: Fat Freddy's Drop.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy, Manchester
Sun 4 Nov

More details - WWE RAW!
WWE RAW!: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Arena, Manchester
Mon 5 Nov

More details - Queen Extravaganza Tour 2018
The hugely popular live band performance, returns to rock the UK with the ‘Queen Extravaganza Tour’. ‘Queen Extravaganza’ – described by the legendary Roger Taylor himself as ‘A rock celebration in the Royal tradition’ and designed to enable new fans and old to celebrate the music of Queen - will play 17 shows...
LIVERPOOL Philharmonic, Hope St, Liverpool
Mon 5 Nov

More details - Parcels
Parcels + special guests. Artists performing: Parcels.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 2, Manchester
Mon 5 Nov

More details - Uncle Guy's Firework Party
The skies above Guy’s Thatched Hamlet will be brought to life with an explosion of colour as we host our family firework extravaganza to celebrate Guy Fawkes and the end of our Half Term kiddies activities. The night will also include Fairground Rides, BBQ and lots more.. to ensure fun for all the family.
Guy’s Thatched Hamlet, Canalside, Bilsborrow
Mon 5 Nov

More details - Godsmack
Godsmack. Artists performing: Godsmack.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Mon 5 Nov

More details - WWE Smackdown
WWE Smackdown: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Arena, Manchester
Tue 6 Nov

More details - Estrons
Estrons. Artists performing: Estrons.: Tickets avaiable.
The Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Wed 7 Nov

More details - Car Seat Headrest
Car Seat Headrest. Artists performing: Car Seat Headrest.: Tickets avaiable.
Albert Hall, Manchester
Wed 7 Nov

More details - Dubioza Kolektiv
Dubioza Kolektiv + guests. Artists performing: Dubioza Kolektiv.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 2, Manchester
Wed 7 Nov

More details - The Preston Guild Hall Classic Darts
An exciting night of sporting entertainment featuring some of the best professional darts players on the planet!
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Thu 8 Nov

More details - Dantevilles
Dantevilles. Artists performing: Dantevilles.: Tickets avaiable.
Night People, Manchester
Fri 9 Nov

More details - Foster & Allen
For over four decades in the music business, FOSTER & ALLEN have continuously managed to scale new heights! In late October and early November 2018, FOSTER & ALLEN will be touring England with their brand new live show – Celebration UK Tour’.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Fri 9 Nov

More details - Slayer
Slayer Plus Lamb of God, Anthrax & Obituary. Artists performing: Slayer, Lamb of God, Anthrax, Obituary.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Arena, Manchester
Fri 9 Nov

More details - Samlesbury Hall: An Evening of Clairvoyance
A demonstration of mediumship and communication of the spirit in the Great Hall. Due to the sell-out success of the last three events, there will be another demonstration of mediumship, communication of spirit and loved ones in the Great Hall at Samlesbury.
Samlesbury Hall, Preston New Road, Samlesbury, Preston
Fri 9 Nov

More details - The Mersey Beatles
The Mersey Beatles. Artists performing: The Mersey Beatles.: Tickets avaiable.
King George's Hall, Blackburn
Fri 9 Nov

More details - Haley
Haley. Artists performing: Haley.: Tickets avaiable.
St Michaels, Manchester
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Kurt Vile & The Violators
Kurt Vile & The Violators + Special Guests. Artists performing: Kurt Vile & The Violators.: Tickets avaiable.
Albert Hall, Manchester
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Lancashire Remembers
November 2018 marks the Centenary of the end of the Great War. To commemorate this unique event, the East Lancashire Concert Band (the original PALS band in 1914), along with friends from around the North West, will perform a grand Concert of Remembrance.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Lancashire
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Rob Lynch
Rob Lynch + Sam Russo. Artists performing: Rob Lynch.: Tickets avaiable.
Night People, Manchester
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Within Temptation
Within Temptation. Artists performing: Within Temptation.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Apollo Manchester, Manchester
Sat 10 Nov

More details - From The Jam 'All Mods Cons'
From The Jam 'All Mods Cons' + special guest: Steve Cradock + Nine Below Zero. Artists performing: From The Jam.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Sat 10 Nov

More details - S-X
S-X Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: S-X.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Sat 10 Nov

More details - The Lovely Eggs
The Lovely Eggs. Artists performing: The Lovely Eggs .: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Alex Clare - Acoustic Tour
Alex Clare - Acoustic Tour Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Alex Clare.: Tickets avaiable.
Band on the Wall, Manchester
Sun 11 Nov

More details - MC50
MC50 Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: MC50.: Tickets avaiable.
Albert Hall, Manchester
Sun 11 Nov

More details - Michael Schenker Fest
Michael Schenker Fest. Artists performing: Michael Schenker Fest.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy, Manchester
Sun 11 Nov

More details - Bernhoft and The Fashion Bruises
Bernhoft and The Fashion Bruises Plus Support. Artists performing: Bernhoft and The Fashion Bruises.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Club Academy, Manchester
Mon 12 Nov

More details - The Vintage Caravan
The Vintage Caravan: Tickets avaiable.
Rebellion, Manchester
Tue 13 Nov

More details - The Breath
The Breath. Artists performing: The Breath.: Tickets avaiable.
The Deaf Institute, Manchester
Tue 13 Nov

More details - A - Playing Hi-Fi Serious in full & more
A - Playing Hi-Fi Serious in full & more + Wheatus + InMe. Artists performing: A, Wheatus, InMe.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 2, Manchester
Wed 14 Nov

More details - Less Than Jake | Reel Big Fish
Less Than Jake | Reel Big Fish Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Less Than Jake.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Manchester Ritz, Manchester
Wed 14 Nov

More details - Greta Van Fleet
Greta Van Fleet Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Greta Van Fleet.
Academy, Manchester
Thu 15 Nov

More details - St. Paul and the Broken Bones
St. Paul and the Broken Bones. Artists performing: St. Paul and The Broken Bones.: Tickets avaiable.
Albert Hall, Manchester
Thu 15 Nov

More details - Danko Jones
Danko Jones. Artists performing: Danko Jones.: Tickets avaiable.
Ruby Lounge, Manchester
Thu 15 Nov

More details - The Three Towns  in Concert
Taking you on a trip to Broadway and the West End, with a variety of Songs from the Shows, Popular and Classical Music in a relaxed cabaret setting. Bar and refreshments available. www.thethreetowns.net
St. Joseph’s Hall, Chapel Street, Leigh
Fri 16 Nov and Sat 17 Nov

More details - Therapy?
Therapy? + Guests. Artists performing: Therapy?.: Tickets avaiable.
Gorilla, Manchester
Fri 16 Nov

More details - Findlay
Findlay Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Findlay.: Tickets avaiable.
Ruby Lounge, Manchester
Fri 16 Nov

More details - Table top sale
Various stalls including bric a brac,jewellery,plants,jams,books,jig saws,cards , fair trade items , clothing, bags,etc. entry is 30p. Pies and mushy peas are on sale,also sandwiches and cakes. Lots of bargains.
Cambridge st..Methodist church, off Burnley road, Accringron.
Sat 17 Nov

More details - craft and gift fair
with over 30 stalls of craft art and jewellery stalls
norbreck hotel, Queen’s Promenade, Blackpool
Sat 17 Nov and Sun 18 Nov

More details - Fleetwood Bac & Too Petty
Fleetwood Bac & Too Petty (Fleetwood Mac & Tom Petty Tribute Night). Artists performing: Fleetwood Bac.: Tickets avaiable.
Academy 2, Manchester
Sat 17 Nov

More details - GoGo Penguin
GoGo Penguin. Artists performing: GoGo Penguin.: Tickets avaiable.
Albert Hall, Manchester
Sat 17 Nov

More details - Culture Club
Culture Club. Artists performing: Culture Club.: Tickets avaiable.
Manchester Arena, Manchester
Sun 18 Nov

More details - Johnny Marr
Johnny Marr Call the Comet Tour. Artists performing: Johnny Marr.: Tickets avaiable.
O2 Apollo Manchester, Manchester
Sun 18 Nov

More details - Talos
Talos Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: Talos.: Tickets avaiable.