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More details - Free Salsa Party
THINK TUESDAY. THINK FREE SALSA PARTY. =========?=========== N-E-W I-N P-R-E-S-T-O-N! ***TWELVE TELLERS*** What a better way to spend your Tuesdays in Preston! Brought to you by Floridita Dance. We cordially inviting you to dance the night away at this FREE SALSA PARTY NIGHT.
Twelve Tellers Pub
Tue 24 Apr, Tue 1 May, Tue 8 May

More details - Monty Python's SPAMALOT
SHOUT IT FROM THE TURRETS! LET TRUMPETS BLARE THROUGHOUT THE LAND! Monty Python’s SPAMALOT, a musical lovingly ripped-off from the internationally famous comedy team’s most popular motion picture.
Preston Guild Hall, Lancaster Road, Preston.
Wed 9 May, Sat 12 May

More details - Violin duo by Emily Sun and Jennifer Hughes
Classical music for violin and piano by Mozart, Fauré, and Saint-Saëns, as well as Igor Frolov’s Concert Fantasy on Gershwin’s Porgy & Bess. This concert is promoted by Harris Music, Preston
Preston Minster, Church Street, Preston
Wed 9 May

More details - Discover The World of Gin
Special ’small batch’ craft Gin Tasting. This will be a highly enjoyable evening tasting some high-quality craft Gins this from a range of producers worldwide so for those who enjoyed our previous tasting there will be new gins to try with the focus on the wide variety of botanicals that give gin a...
Holiday Inn, Preston

More details - Aidan's "Trash or Treasure" Table Top Sale - Bamber Bridge
Buy or sell all manner of items both useful or useless at our next Trash or Treasure Sale on Saturday 21st April 9.30am - 1pm (Sellers from 9am) Lot’s of bargains to be had - What will you go home with? Tea, coffee & delicious bacon butties served from 10am.
St Aidans Church Hall, Station Road, Bamber Bridge

More details - St Catherine's Hospice Skydive
Take the plunge for St Catherine’s by signing up to our exhilarating skydive! Experience the thrill of an 11,000 foot freefall through the air and use the incredible stunt to raise vital funds to support our work.
St Catherine’s Hospice Lostock Lane Lostock Hall Preston

More details - St Catherine's Quiz
Put your general knowledge to the test at our annual charity quiz night, and see if you and your team can be crowned the winners at this fun night out raising funds for St Catherine’s!
St Catherine’s Hospice Lostock Lane Lostock Hall Preston
Thu 26 Apr

More details - The Royal Wedding Screening at The Mill
Come Celebrate the Royal Wedding with The Mill on Saturday, May 19 in our Lostock Room Timings On Arrival from 10.
The Mill St Catherine’s Park Lostock Lane Lostock Hall Preston
Sat 19 May

More details - Leyland In Tune Musical Evening for Churches Together Furniture Scheme
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 23 Apr

More details - Chameleon Wind Quintet
Formed in October 2016, Chameleon is an award-winning group of musicians who met at the RNCM in Manchester. United by their ability to double/triple, they formed a group where each member performs on multiple instruments, often within the same piece.
Longton Methodist Church, Marsh Lane, Longton
Thu 3 May

More details - Dobbies Garden World - Clifton
Well known Garden Centre on the main road, busy event.
Blackpool Road. Clifton
Fri 11 May to Sun 13 May

More details - The Ultimate 50`s & 60`s Experience - featuring CJ Stewart
The Ultimate 50`s & 60`s Experience - featuring CJ Stewart Featuring The Hits Of Elvis Presley Bill Haley Jerry Lee Lewis Cliff Richard Buddy Holly
Wellington Park, Church Road, Burlington Gardens, Leyland
Sat 12 May

More details - Samlesbury Hall: 7th Annual Fun Dog Show
Bring your pooches, big or small, for the best fun dog show in Lancashire. From fancy dress, to dog most like owner, pet stalls, and fresh home cooked food, make no bones about it, it will be a fantastic day! 10am-4pm
Samlesbury Hall, Preston New Road, Samlesbury, Preston
Mon 7 May

More details - Samlesbury Hall: Murder Mystery Evening ‘Murder at the Moulin Rouge’
Join us in Paris where the Bohemian Revolution is taking place at the Moulin Rouge, a night club where rich and poor men come to be entertained by the high kicking dancers. Things are about to take a wicked turn though, as a love triangle forms between a writer, a courtesan and the club’s patron.
Samlesbury Hall, Preston New Road, Samlesbury, Preston
Sat 19 May

North of England Orchid Society Show More details - North of England Orchid Society 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.
Sat 12 May
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More details - RVIPW 2018 Launch Concert
Join us for the launch concert of RVIPW 2018. It will be a magical evening of Polonaises, Waltzes, Gavottes, Mazurkas and Polkas from Artistic Director, Martin Roscoe. We begin with the first “concert” waltz ever written which Weber wrote for his new wife, Caroline.
Croston Theatre, Westholme School, Blackburn
Wed 9 May

More details - Shop 'n' Bop
Join us this bank holiday for a day of shopping, music and dancing! Put your best foot forward at our Afternoon Swing Dance on Monday 7th May, 12pm - 4pm. Go back in time with the amazing A-Train Swing and enjoy music from the 1920’s, 30’s and 40’s – make sure you have your dancing shoes on!
Botany Bay, Canal Mill, Botany Brow, Chorley
Mon 7 May

More details - Rainbow House Ramble 2018
The Annual Rainbow House Ramble will take place on Saturday 12th May 2018. Starting at 10am from Bishop Rawstorne High School in Croston, participants can choose a 5 or 11 mile route taking them through Croston, Mawdesley and Eccleston in the beautiful Lancashire countryside and returning to Bishop Rawstorne...
Bishop Rawstorne High School, Croston
Sat 12 May

More details - Rainbow House RAINBOW RAMBLE
Rainbow House charity 10th annual sponsored Rainbow Ramble event. Starts and finishes from Bishop Rawstorne High School, Croston. Choose to run or walk our 5 or 11 mile routes. All 3 courses are fully accessible for wheelchairs and prams so bring the whole family along.
Bishop Rawstorne High School, Highfield Road, Croston, Leyland
Sat 12 May

More details - Walpurgis Night
SCREAM INTO SPRING, AS SCARE KINGDOM SCREAM PARK CELEBRATES ‘HALFWAY TO HALLOWEEN’ Scare Kingdom Scream Park brings FEAR ALL YEAR with the return of ‘Walpurgis Night’ on Saturday 28th April 2018, marking exactly ‘halfway to Halloween’.
Scare Kingdom Scream Park is located at Mrs Dowson’s Farm Park, Longsight Road Blackburn
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Music for 1 & 2 Guitars.   John Mills and Cobie Smit,  International Classical Guitar Duo
This is John’s second visit to St Laurence Church, and this time he is accompanied by his wife Cobie Smit. Both are excellent classical guitarists, and have performed worldwide. The programme will include music from England, Ireland, Spain, Latin America and Austria
St Laurence Church, Union Street, Chorley
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Manfords Comedy Club
Chorley Little Theatre plays host to Manford’s Comedy Club. This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK, personally selected by Jason Manford.
Chorley Little Theatre, Dole Lane,Chorley
Sat 5 May

More details - Ribby Hall Antique & Collectibles Fair
A wide selection of quality stalls including Jewellery, Silver, Gold, Ceramics, Lace, Treen, Medals, Postcards and coins.
Ribby Hall Holiday Village, Ribby Hall Lane, Wrea Green
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Chorley Branch -  Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society,  May Meeting
Thursday 17 May 2018, 7:30 pm. Guest Speaker: David Joy - Liverpool Cow Keepers. From The Dales to Liverpool, David will tell us of his own family history, and his research into how individuals became Cow Keepers.
Cunliffe Hall (Chorley Masonic Hall), Cunliffe Street, Chorley
Thu 17 May

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 resident DJ.
Park Hall Hotel, Charnock Richard
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Little Fix Tribute Act
Little Fix are OFFICIALLY the UK’s number 1 Little Mix tribute band after winning the 2017 National Tribute Music Award. As seen on BBC’s Even Better! Enjoy amazing chart hits such as Wings, DNA, ChangeYour Life, Move, How You Doin and Black Magic.
Park Hall Hotel, Charnock Richard
Sat 12 May

More details - Little Fix Tribute Act - Family Show
The UK’s number 1 Little Mix tribute band are coming to Park Hall for a fantastic family show. Winners of the 2017 National Tribute Music Award and as seen on BBC’s Better Even Better!, Little Fix will perform amazing chart hits bringing you the full concert experience!
Park Hall Hotel, Charnock Richard
Sat 12 May

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 7 May

More details - George's Comedy Club
With Troy Hawke Christian Reilly Rob Thomas Paul Pirie
King George’s Hall, Northgate, Blackburn,
Fri 4 May

More details - Warton Hall - Open Garden for NGS
Georgian Manor House (not open) set in 4 acre garden with Bluebell woodland walk, Bog Garden and Sculpture Trail. Japanese Water Garden and Dry Garden, and Gallery Courtyard.
Warton Hall, Lytham St. Annes
Thu 3 May to Mon 7 May

More details - Riverside Steam & Vintage Vehicle Rally
Back again at this very popular and busy event.
Leisure Lakes, Tarleton
Sat 28 Apr and Sun 29 Apr

More details - Comedy @ Darwen Library Theatre
With Gavin Webster Mark Nelson Lee Kyle Justin Moorhouse
Darwen Library Theatre, Knott Street, Darwen
Sat 5 May

More details - Banging The Drum - Music before WW1 and the Accrington Pals Band
Ian McGuinness of East Lancashire Concert Band, The Accrington Pals Band in 1914, will give an illustrated talk with vintage musical instruments, a wind-up gramophone, and pre-WW1 records. He will reveal how "Banging the Drum" opened may unexpected doors and revealed interesting glimpses of local Lancashire history.
Darwen Heritage Centre, Holker House, Darwen
Tue 8 May

More details - craft and gift fair
with over 20 stalls of craft art and jewellery stalls
lytham,assembly rooms
Sat 5 May, Sun 6 May, Sat 2 Jun, Sun 3 Jun

More details - "Spring into Spring"
Art Exhibition: art by The Blackpool Art Society.
Lytham Heritage Centre, 2 Henry St, Lytham St Annes
Tue 1 May to Sun 20 May

More details - Hilldale Traditional Village Fair 2018
Traditional Country Fair in the village of Hilldale. Crowning & Parade of the Hilldale Rose Queen at 1.15pm; Marching band; Cream Teas; BBQ; Dog Show 1.00pm; Bouncy castle; Morris Dancers; Ice Cream; Aquablast; Donkeys; stalls & games; great Raffle.
Hilldale Village Hall & Field, Chorley Road, Hilldale, Parbold, Lancashire
Sat 12 May

More details - Simmons & Simmons present The Feelgood Factor
After their hugely successful Pantomime, Dick Whittington, at The Lowther, Keith & Ben return with their very own show, The Feelgood Factor! They promise an evening of madcap humour, great music and a selection of stories about many of the stars they have worked with over the years.
The Lowther Pavilion, Lowther Terrace, Lytham St Annes
Sun 22 Apr

More details - Giovanni Pernice - Born To Win
After the huge success of ‘Dance is Life’ in 2017, Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster, showcasing a story of love and passion, with even more heat, even more energy, and even more drama than ever before!
The Pavilion Theatre, Lowther
Wed 9 May

More details - Lytham St.Annes Antiques & Collectors Fair
Antiques & Collectors Fair, 65 tables. Buy, sell, exchange or just browse. Promenade location. Disabled access. Excellent café. Jade Fairs established 1978
Lowther Pavilion, West Beach, Lytham St. Annes.
Sat 12 May

More details - East Lancashire Sailing Club: Push The Boat Out
Come and join us at East Lancashire Sailing Club! RYA Push The Boat Out is a fantastic opportunity for you to experience sailing and windsurfing. RYA clubs and centres across the country are offering a range of ’have a go’ and taster sessions throughout May so getting involved could not be easier!
Rishton Reservoir, Rishton
Sat 19 May

More details - Penny Farm Fun Dog Show
Six Fun Classes Prettiest Bitch, Handsome Dog, Puppy under 1 Year, Veteran over 7 Years, Childs Best Friend and Best Trick.
Penny Farm, World Horse Welfare Preston New Road Blackpool.
Mon 7 May

More details - St. George's Festival
Located on the Fylde coast overlooking the Ribble Estuary, Lytham is a seaside resort with a long history.Maypole dancing, steam engines and vintage vehicle displays. Food, produce & craft stalls providing the best of Lancashire. Celebrate the best of British. There is something for everyone to enjoy
The Green Lytham St Annes
Sat 28 Apr and Sun 29 Apr

More details - Public open day, -  exhibition and tours
An opportunity to explore inside this historic landmark, which is both a memorial to a local author , Allen Clarke, and a tribute to the milling heritage of the Fylde coast area, sometime referred to as "Windmill Land".
Little Marton Windmill, Preston New Road, Blackpool
Sun 29 Apr

More details - The Rishton Comedy Club
With Andy Robinson Alfie Moore n/a Rob Riley
Rishton Conservative Club, Cliff St, Rishton, Blackburn
Sat 28 Apr

More details - St. John’s 29th  scout group spring fair
Spring fair
St. Johns playing fields, School Lane, Burscough
Sat 12 May

More details - THE HMF HOUSE BAND + Danny Liptrott + Paddy Peters - Horwich Music Festival 2018
The HMF House Band in Concert Helen Walker: Keyboards, Vocals Dave Peters: Guitar, Mandolin, Ukulele, Harmonica,Vocals Dan Borszcz: Bass Mike Walker: Drums Expect an eclectic programme (Pop, Alternative, Folk, Rockabilly) of original material by The Nearlys and Dave Peters alongside reimagined cover versions
Horwich Community Centre, Beaumont Road, Horwich, Bolton
Fri 4 May

More details - The Dixie Beats - Horwich Music Festival 2018
The Dixie Beats bring the best of trad jazz to the opening concert of this year’s festival in what promises to be a foot-tapping, fun afternoon! All are welcome to attend this free event which is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Horwich and held in association with the Seniors’ Lunch Club.
Horwich Community Centre, Beaumont Road, Horwich, Bolton
Fri 4 May

More details - Charlie Dore & Julian Littman - Horwich Music Festival 2018
An evening of eclectic, contemporary folk as Charlie Dore, one of the UK’s most respected songwriters teams up with multi-instrumentalist Julian Littman of Steeleye Span.
Horwich Community Centre, Beaumont Road, Horwich, Bolton
Sat 5 May

More details - Casper Mason + Sam Bate + Tonge with the Haulgh Community Choir - Horwich Music Festival 2018
In Concert: Casper Mason (Singer Songwriter) Sam Bate (Vocalist / Musical Theatre) Tonge with the Haulgh Community Choir
Horwich Community Centre, Beaumont Road, Horwich, Bolton
Sat 5 May

More details - Hassan Erraji & Oriental Craze - Horwich Music Festival 2018
Hassan Erraji and Oriental Craze play a diverse repertoire of jazzy, uplifting roots and contemporary dance and easy-listening music of Morocco, the Middle East and beyond. Hassan Erraji is a Moroccan Master Musician.
Horwich Community Centre, Beaumont Road, Horwich, Bolton
Sun 6 May