What's on inDunkirk

Welcome to Dunkirk

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Dunkirk - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Dunkirk to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Dunkirk

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Summer Garden Party
Stanley Park Bandstand

The Summer Garden Party will see plenty of entertainment for all ages including live music workshops performances screenprinting storytelling facepainting and a wellbeing tent ran by Positivity Inc.CIC who will be offering taster sessions of yoga meditation and mindfulness for children and…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07711 937259
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Sarah Millican
The Auditorium Liverpool

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Make & Take
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Make a craft with an historical twist at Wrexham Museum. Themes vary.Suitable for families with children.Drop in event. Every Tuesday during the school holidays.Creu a Chael Cyfle i greu crefftau hanesyddol yn Amgueddfa Wrecsam. Mae themun amrywio Yn addas ar gyfer…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01978 297460
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Bersham Ironworks Guided Tours
Bersham Heritage Centre & Ironworks

Made famous by John Iron Mad Wilkinson a leading figure in the Industrial Revolution the once noisy Bersham Ironworks now nestles quietly in the attractive Clywedog Valley two miles outside Wrexham in north‐east Wales.Meet at Bersham Heritage Centre car park. …

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01978 297460
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Live Comedy Night with Vince Atta at Liverpool Com
Liverpool Comedy Central

MC David Longley presents Steve Harris Jack Campbell and headliner Vince Atta for a night of hilarious comedy at Liverpool Comedy Central.Liverpools most sophisticated comedy show featuring 3 of the very best headline standard comedians & MC from both the UK and…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 025834
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Live Comedy Night with Daliso Chaponda at Liverpoo
Liverpool Comedy Central

MC Jim Smallman presents Steve Harris Jack Campbell and headliner Daliso Chaponda for a night of hilarious comedy at Liverpool Comedy Central.Liverpools most sophisticated comedy show featuring 3 of the very best headline standard comedians & MC from both the UK and…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 025834
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Liverpool Whisky Festival
The Crypt

. Now in its 6th year the Liverpool Whisky Festival has become an absolute must‐do for the good folks of this vibrant and exciting city. We love coming here just for the craicNot only will you have the chance to taste the…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01904 410841
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Animal Collective
O2 Academy Liverpool

Animal Collective at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Saturday 03 September 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Notebook Making for Adults
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Create your own notebook to take home.Booking in advance essential.Creu Llyfr Nodiadau i Oedolion Creu eich llyfr nodiadau eich hun er mwyn mynd ag ef adref. Rhaid archebu o flaen llaw. …

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01978 297460
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Barenaked Ladies
O2 Academy Liverpool

Canadian Alternative Rock band Barenaked Ladies have been together since 1998. Jim Creegan Kevin Hearn Ed Robertson and Tyler Stewart are collectively BNL or BnL to their fans. The band has achieved huge worldwide success…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Who
Echo Arena

The Who at Echo Arena in Liverpool on Wednesday 07 September 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch The Who live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Live Comedy Night with Junior Simpson at Liverpool
Liverpool Comedy Central

MC Pete Otway presents Danny Deegan Paul F. Taylor and headliner Junior Simpson for a night of hilarious comedy at Liverpool Comedy Central.Liverpools most sophisticated comedy show featuring 3 of the very best headline standard comedians & MC from both the UK…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 025834
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The Smiths Ltd
The Citadel

The Smiths Ltd was formed in Manchester UK the hometown of The Smiths.After an extensive search to find the perfect Morrissey the band played their first gig in Manchester to an audience of avid Smiths fans. The response was spectacular and the…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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The Enemy
O2 Academy Liverpool

British indie rockers The Enemy have announced that their long awaited comeback tour will take place in the UK this May. The band who shot to prominence in 2007 with their critically acclaimed debut album…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Artisans at Calderstones Park - Heritage Open Days
Calderstones Park

The Artisan Network are delighted to be hosting Open Heritage Days at Calderstones Park.Calderstones Park is steeped in history & this is a perfect time to discover the Year of the English Garden as the festival is joining in with the 300th…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07938 794761
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Bryn's Buddies
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Discover and explore the past at Wrexham Museums monthly history club.7‐11 year olds.Advance booking essential.£4 per child. Price includes drink and a snack.…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01978 297460
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Craig Charles Funk and Soul Club
Camp and Furnace

Ft. Craig Charles DJ Set &The Haggis Horns Live Family Ranks Live The Peoples Balearic Disco Bite The Apple Sir FunkPRESS RELEASESelling out in under 36 hours last time he performed at Camp & Furnace Craig Charles returns to his hometown…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07590 369346
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Kell Brook vs. Gennady Golovkin
Grosvenor Casino, Leo Liverpool

Watch all the action right here on all of our screens. Beer Burger and net package available for just £8.95Venue: Grosvenor Casino Leo Liverpool 44 Chaloner Street liverpool L3 4BFPriceFREE: GBP 0Links: Facebook: https:go.evvnt.com66180‐0…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 0151-70 9-8878
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Liverpool Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'World of
Radisson Blu

Why Book on a Liverpool Wine Tasting Course with Wine UnearthedWine Tasting should be all about enjoying wine and having Fun ‐ our Liverpool Days are ‐ learn about wine with like‐minded people in an un‐stuffy way.We are Established & Proven and…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08456 808367
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Open Doors: Minera Lead Mines
Minera Lead Mines

Discover the story of the lead miners of Minera. Guided tour of the archaeological remains at 11am and 1pm. Drysau Agored: Mwyngloddiau Plwm MineraDewch i ddarganfod hanes mwynwyr plwm Minera. Taith dywys or olion archeolegol am 11am ac 1pm. …

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01978 297460
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The SoulTrain
The Citadel

Here we go again with another major music and dance night bringing the countrys finest Northern Soul Band The SoulTrain to St Helens on Saturday 10th September 2016. For all the soulboys and girls out there all the stops will be pulled…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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LIVERPOOL MUSIC COMPETITION – OPEN MIC UK 2016
The Liner Hotel

Auditions for the exciting Open Mic UK Liverpool music competition are coming to The Liner Hotel in Liverpool. The Liverpool music competition is brought to you by Future Music who are responsible for discovering acts such as Birdy Jacob Banks Lucy Spraggan…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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LIVERPOOL SINGING AUDITIONS – OPEN MIC UK 2016
The Liner Hotel

Auditions for the exciting Open Mic UK Liverpool singing auditions are coming to The Liner Hotel in Liverpool. The Liverpool singing auditions is brought to you by Future Music who are responsible for discovering acts such as Birdy Jacob Banks Lucy Spraggan…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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The Royal Welch Fusiliers during WWI
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Fighting On All Fronts: The Royal Welch Fusiliers during the First World WarThe Royal Welch Fusiliers saw action on the Western Front Italy Egypt and Palestine Iraq the Balkans and Gallipoli in a series of hard‐fought contests on the road to eventual…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01978 297460
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Daniel ODonnell
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Daniel ODonnell at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Monday 12 September 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Live Comedy Night with Milo McCabe at Liverpool Co
Liverpool Comedy Central

MC David Longley presents Mike Newall George Rigden and headliner Milo McCabe for a night of hilarious comedy at Liverpool Comedy Central.Liverpools most sophisticated comedy show featuring 3 of the very best headline standard comedians & MC from both the UK and…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 025834
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Nathan Carter
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Nathan Carter at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Friday 16 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Nathan Carter tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Led Into Zeppelin
The Citadel

Led Into Zeppelin are one of the UKs leading tribute bands. The four‐piece recreate Led Zeppelins back catalogue note for note in a tremendous and rousing gig which will evoke memories of the real thing.The band comprises Paul Bradshaw as Robert Plant…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Liam Smith v Canelo Alvarez
Grosvenor Casino, Leo Liverpool

Watch all the action live here on all our screens. Beer Burger bet package available just £8.95Venue: Grosvenor Casino Leo Liverpool 44 Chaloner Street liverpool L3 4BFPriceFREE: USD 0Links: Facebook: https:go.evvnt.com66181‐0…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 0151-70 9-8878
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Ooh That Girl!
Grosvenor Casino, Leo Liverpool

Dinner and Show packages just £25 pp includes 3 course meal drink seat for the show.Ooh That Girl will take you on a journey back to the pages of Scott Fitzgeralds famous novel The Great Gatsby. This Dazzling show oozes…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 0151-70 9-8878
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Tourist Attractions


Chester Zoo

Fancy a fabulous day out with more than 11,000 amazing animals Youre in the right place Were the UKs top zoo, with 110 acres of award‐winning enclosures and gardens to explore.Youll pack loads of exciting stuff into a day at Chester Zoo and even then youll probably…

Blue Planet Aquarium

National Deafblind charity Sense is offering you the opportunity to come face to face with Europe's largest collection of Sand Tiger sharks. You can dive with sharks, stingrays and tropical fish at the Blue Planet Aquarium in Cheshire. This fantastic opportunity is suitable for just about anybody and…

Speke Hall Garden and Estate

Speke Hall is one of the finest half‐timbered mansions of England, set in a tranquil oasis of gardens and woodland on the banks of the Mersey.Originally, visitors to Speke having crossed the stone bridge over the moat would have passed directly through the gatehouse into the Courtyard, entering…

Deva Roman Experience

Stroll along reconstructed streets experiencing the sights, sounds and smells of Roman Chester. From the streets of Deva the Roman Name for Chester, you return to the present day on an extensive archaeological 'dig', where you can discover the substantial Roman, Saxon and medieval remains beneath modern…

Lady Lever Art Gallery

The Lady Lever Art Gallery was opened in 1922 by Princess Beatrice youngest daughter of Queen Victoria. It is probably the best surviving example of late Victorian and Edwardian taste and remains the only major public urban gallery built by its founder to house the collection he had…

Land Rover Experience

Halewood, Liverpool, is home to Range Rover Evoque and Freelander 2. A manufacturing tour covers every stage of the assembly process including the sheet metal press, robotic body construction and final preparation before delivery of the finished product. A drive on the purpose‐built track, designed to best…

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