Events Around Lancashire

Today to Tue 18 Jun    

More details - "Oilograph & Floriography" - Art on Canvas by photographic artist Elizabeth McMorran.
Art Exhibition: art photography produced on different media.
Lytham Heritage Centre, 2 Henry St, Lytham St Annes
Today to Sun 9 Jun

More details - Circus Skill Share
Come and join Dimitri from the fantastic fire performance company Flame Oz and learn how to juggle, hoop, fire spin with clubs and poi and more. Skill share session for people of all ages and abilities. A fun way to learn new skills and meet new people or to hone your existing skills with the help of a professional.
The Bureau Centre for the Arts St Johns Church Victoria street

More details - Rochdale Psychic Switch
Experience 4 different Psychics, Mediums in 1 amazing psychic night. Book a ticket for yourself or come with friends, family etc for a great social psychic evening. Everyone is guaranteed a message. Bar open, over 18’s only.
Broadfield Park Hotel, Rochdale

More details - Blackpool Spring Bank Holiday Fun Fair
Organisers of Blackpool’s favourite spring bank holiday fun fair are promising a great value day out for families of the town when the annual event returns to Whyndyke Farm just off Preston New Road on junction 4 of the M55 for three weekends including the school holidays with over 20 rides and attractions plus free
Whyndyke Farm, Preston New Road, Blackpool
Today to Sun 2 Jun

More details - Gawthorpe Hall - Happy & Proud
An exhibition of work by girls at school locally in Burnley inspired by the textile heritage of their home town and stories of Rachel Kay-Shuttleworth and other inspirational northern women from the past and present. Booking Not Needed.
Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Road, Padiham, near Burnley,
Wed 22 May to Sun 26 May, Wed 29 May to Fri 31 May

More details - Gawthorpe Hall - Gifted
An exhibition by Textilia 3 showcasing new work created in response to our recent curatorial research into donors and donations to the collection. Booking Not Needed.
Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Road, Padiham, near Burnley,
Wed 22 May to Sun 26 May, Wed 29 May to Fri 31 May

More details - Preston Drama Club presents 'Witness for the Prosecution'
A classic Agatha Christie murder mystery. Young Leonard is friendly, helpful & trusting. He freely answers all the lawyer’s questions – because he knows he has nothing to hide. On the night in question, he was at home with his beautiful wife.
Preston Playhouse, Market St West, Preston
Wed 22 May 19 to Sat 25 May

More details - The North West  Affordable Art Sale
THIS IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO BUY ORIGINAL ART AT LESS THAN TRADE PRICE A Massive Sale of Original Art Framed and unframed paintings with huge discounts starting Thursday 2nd May. Why? I’m Retiring! Most paintings will be under £500 many with over 50% reduction on the original price.
Mather Gallery 28, Bury Road Rawtenstall, Rossendale, Lancashire.
Thu 23 May, Fri 24 May, Thu 6 Jun to Sun 9 Jun, Thu 13 Jun to Sun 16 Jun, Thu 20 Jun, Thu 27 Jun to Sun 30 Jun

More details - 1940's Day
Tina’s Tea Room is having a 1940’s day. To coincide with ELR’s popular weekend. We will have a very special WW2 setting & atmosphere.
Tina’s Tea Room Bury Art Gallery Moss Street Bury
Sat 25 May 19

More details - The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Sensory Storytime Adventure
A brand new event for 2019, taking inspiration from our regular party and storytime events and from the same creative team. A sensory storytime adventure, perfect for toddlers and pre-school children, takes you on a journey through the popular children’s story, The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
Civic Arts Centre & Theatre, 155 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle
Sat 25 May 19

More details - Manchester Sounds 2 Tribute Night James Tribute LAID, DJ Lowrider
Manchester Sounds 2 Tribute Night James Tribute LAID, DJ Lowrider & Oasis Acoustic set by Anthony Davis
St Mary’s Chambers Rawtenstall
Sat 25 May 19

More details - Junior Jam: Ceilidh
Junior Jam - our jam-packed music sessions for 4-8 year olds! With an exciting theme each month - from Space Travel to Loop the Loop - help your little ones develop their musical skills in a fun, friendly and accessible way.
Manchester Central Library Manchester
Sat 25 May 19

More details - My First Ballet: Sleeping Beauty
Enjoy the classic fairy tale ballet together, in this new version especially created for children aged three upwards. As a baby, Princess Aurora is cursed by Carabosse: on her 16th birthday, she will prick her finger on a spinning wheel and die.
Manchester Opera House 3 Quay St Manchester
Sat 25 May 19 and Sun 26 May

More details - The Lunesdale Open Studio Trail 2019
This year the Lunesdale Arts Trail is creating the perfect day out with open studios, an exhibition, delicious food and a walk in the grounds of a local castle. We know that everyone enjoys a good day out and that is just what is being offered in the Lune Valley near Lancaster in May this year.
Various studios in the Lune Valley area and Hornby Institute . Visit our website for a printable map
Sat 25 May to Mon 27 May

More details - VeganFest - Lancashire
Join us over the May Bank Holiday Weekend Sunday & Monday in Burscough Wharf Courtyard between 11am & 4pm for VeganFest. You don’t have to be vegan to enjoy what’s on offer, everyone is welcome ??
Burscough Wharf Courtyard, Liverpool Road North, Burscough, Ormskirk
Sun 26 May 19 and Mon 27 May

"The Ridges Garden"  Open Days Spring Bank Holiday 2019 More details - "The Ridges Garden"  Open Days Spring Bank Holiday 2019
Don’t miss the HANDKERCHIEF TREE (Davidii) it will still be flowering if the weather is not too windy!!! Our 3 acre sheltered Georgian garden is looking very colourful ,with many different varieties of rhododendrons flowering Trees in full leaf, contrasting their shades and colours against one another.
The Ridges Garden Weavers Brow (cont. Cowling Road) Limbrick, Chorley
Sun 26 May 19 and Mon 27 May
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More details - Off The Rails Comedy Club
Comedy with Andrew Lawrence Adam Rowe Catherine Burgis Mick Ferry
Royal George, Manchester Road, Greenfield
Sun 26 May 19

More details - Soul & Motown / 60's & 70's Disco Classics hosted by Al 'D' at The Dog Inn, Whalley, Lancashire,
Soul & Motown / 60’s & 70’s Disco Classics hosted by Al ’D’ at The Dog Inn, Whalley, Lancashire, BB7 9SP Sunday 26th May 8pm onwards Soul & Motown / 60’s & 70’s Disco Classics - Hosted by: Al ‘D’ Everyone welcome/free to come down and have a good boogie POSTAL ADDRESS:
55 King Street, Whalley, Near Clitheroe, Lancashire
Sun 26 May 19

More details - Parkers Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
Parkers Lodge is set on the site of a demolished Victorian Mill that was used for bleaching. Since the houses were completed in 2014 a small group of volunteers have been working to transform what was a jungle into a manicured wild space that still allows the local wildlife to flourish.
Parkers Lodge, Bury
Sun 26 May, Sun 7 Jul

More details - Table Top Sale at Whalley Village Hall
Table Top Sale @ Whalley Village Hall, Whalley, BB7 9TD, Lancashire Sunday 26th May - 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 26 May 19

More details - The Lancaster Comedy Club
Comedy with Troy Hawke Tom Wrigglesworth Louise Young Matt Stellingwerf
The Borough, 1-5 Dalton Square, Lancaster
Sun 26 May 19

More details - Garden Open. 30th Year of Opening for the N.G.S. charity
A surprise round every corner say visitors as they enjoy streams,and a lake in the wild areas and follies,sculpture and a maze nearer the house. The bog garden, rose & herbaceous flower beds are a delight for plant lovers and the vegetable garden is always a source of interest.
Clearbeck House Tatham
Sun 26 May, Mon 27 May, Sun 30 Jun, Sun 7 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 26 May, Sun 7 Jul

More details - A Little Comedy
Please note, this production is in the Bulgarian language only. Most of the great Chekhov’s plays are described as a comedy, but most often people come out from the theatre with tears in their eyes. The one-act theatre plays - "Bear" and "Proposal" - are real comedies.
The Dancehouse Theatre 10 Oxford Road Manchester
Sun 26 May 19

More details - Clearbeck House - Open Garden for NGS
We celebrate our 30th year with NGS ’A surprise round every corner’ say visitors. They can enjoy 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 26 May, Mon 27 May, Sun 30 Jun, Sun 7 Jul

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