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

26
JUL
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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28
JUL
Queertet
The Liverpool Lantern Theatre

Queertet is the jewel in Grins rainbow crown now in its 5th year. We give voice to new talent every year by showcasing 4 original LGBT plays in one night. Queertet is a variety box of theatrical magic which is always upbeat…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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30
JUL
Hot Water Comedy Club 'Triple Headline Show'
Hot Water Comedy Club

Our Flagship show featuring 3 of the very best headline standard comedians from both the UK and International Comedy Circuit along with one of the finest comperes in the country. The very best in live stand up comedy every Friday & Saturday…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07478 699007
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30
JUL
Live Comedy Night with Keith Carter as NIGE
Liverpool Comedy Central

Join us for a live comedy night with Keith Carter as NIGE at Liverpools most sophisticated comedy club; Liverpool Comedy Central set in the plush surroundings of the world famous Albert Dock. MC Sully OSullivan presents Alex Boardman Kiri Pritchard‐McLean and headliner…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 025834
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30
JUL
Robbie Williams Tribute Dinner and Show
Grosvenor Casino, Leo Liverpool

Enjoy our very own Robbie Williams tribute whilst enjoying our great menu and fabulous views of the dock Dinner and show packages available from just £25 per person includes 3 course dinner drink seat for the show bet chance…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 0151-70 9-8878
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31
JUL
History Alive! Battle Fest 950
Bersham Heritage Centre & Ironworks

Wrexhams annual living history festival marks the 950th anniversary of probably the most important date in the history of this island. Follow the epic events of 1066 in the company of the Viking Society North Waless Cwmwd Il and Shropshire‐based Les Miles…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01978 297460
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01
AUG
Messy Museum!
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Painting sticking and general messy fun for 0‐3 year oldsDrop in event.Amgueddfa AnnibenPaentio sticio a hwyl anniben cyffredinol i blant 0 3 oed Digwyddiad galw heibio.…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01978 297460
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03
AUG
Art of Africa
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Learn about the fascinating art of the San People via hands on art sessions with artist Andy Leigh. 7 year olds. Advance booking essential.Celf AffricaDysgwch am grefft diddorol y San People drwy sesiynau gydar artist Andy Leigh.7 oed. …

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01978 297460
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03
AUG
Crush Under 18s: Summer Launch Party
Liquid and Envy

Summer Launch PartyWith 700 under 18 clubbers under one roof with the very best in Chart Tunes House RnB Dubstep UK Garage Dance Anthems Drum & Bass Trap Hip‐Hop UK Bass Classics and moreAdmission Information:£10.00 standard entry£1.00 use of cloakroom.Prices include free…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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04
AUG
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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04
AUG
Liverp[ool Loves Festival
Liverpool Pier Head

Liverpool Loves has been created to celebrate the very best of our cultural heritage amazing food and drink fantastic feel‐good organisations and the dynamic local business community.We looked at the amazing events calendar for the city and thought ‐ why isnt there…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01517 070965
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05
AUG
Cabaret Noir - Unleashes Hell !
Alexanders Live

After their sell out shows ‐ An Evening in the Weimar Republic and the Mad Bad and Broken Hearted Cabaret ‐ Cabaret Noir invite you to rub shoulders with the doomed and the damned. Join these sinners for songs skits sketches…

Location: 3.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07764 318416
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05
AUG
Russell Watson
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Russell Watson is a much loved English tenor termed by many the peoples tenor. He began his career singing in working mens clubs then had a breakthrough in 1999 when he was asked to sing…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

06
AUG
Live Comedy Night with Paul Pirie
Liverpool Comedy Central

Join us for a live comedy night with Paul Pirie at Liverpools most sophisticated comedy club; Liverpool Comedy Central set in the plush surroundings of the world famous Albert Dock. MC Dave Twentyman presents Stephen Grant Chris Washington and headliner Paul Pirie…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 025834
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06
AUG
Liverpool Cathedral Abseil
Liverpool Cathedral

. Join the Stroke Associations daring team of supporters tackling an exciting abseil at Liverpool Cathedral This 150ft free‐fall abseil will take you over the Cathedrals main entrance. With stunning sunset views of Liverpool you wont need to worry about looking downNo…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07961 246395
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12
AUG
Live Comedy Night with Michael Legge
Liverpool Comedy Central

Join us for a live comedy night with Michael Legge at Liverpools most sophisticated comedy club; Liverpool Comedy Central set in the plush surroundings of the world famous Albert Dock.MC Lou Conran presents Ste Porter Andy Watson and headliner Michael Legge for…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 025834
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13
AUG
Ben Jones Acoustic set Dinner and Show
Grosvenor Casino, Leo Liverpool

Enjoy our very own Acoustic show live with Ben Jones whilst enjoying our great menu and fabulous views of the dock Dinner and show packages available from just £25 per person includes 3 course dinner drink seat for the show…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 0151-70 9-8878
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13
AUG
The Railway Children
National Trust, Erddig

Chapterhouse Theatre Company proudly presents The Railway Children the unforgettable and heart‐warming story of adventure and family set in the heart of the Yorkshire countryside. The lives of three children are changed forever by the mysterious disappearance of their father. Finding a…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: (0844)2 491895
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20
AUG
Julian 'Ju Ju' Marley Live in Liverpool
District

Grammy‐nominated Marley will play hits like Boom Draw Systems Lemme Go and Violence in the Streets complete with his 11 piece band.Julian Marley son of reggae legend Bob Marley and Barbados‐born Lucy Pounder is a Grammy award nominated roots‐reggae musician singer‐songwriter producer…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07854 193298
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20
AUG
UFC 202 Mcgregor Vs Diaz
Grosvenor Casino, Leo Liverpool

Watch the most anticipated fight of the year Conor Mcgregor Vs Nate Diaz 2 live here on all our screensWatch all the action live on all our screens and on our BIG screen from 1am.Beer Burger Bet for only £8.95To book…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 0151-70 9-8878
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26
AUG
Live Comedy Night with Jeff Innocent
Liverpool Comedy Central

Join us for a live comedy night with Jeff Innocent at Liverpools most sophisticated comedy club; Liverpool Comedy Central set in the plush surroundings of the world famous Albert Dock. MC Sally Anne Hayward presents Nick Page Anthony J. Brown and headliner…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 025834
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27
AUG
Live Comedy Night with Nick Page
Liverpool Comedy Central

Join us for a live comedy night with Nick Page at Liverpools most sophisticated comedy club; Liverpool Comedy Central set in the plush surroundings of the world famous Albert Dock.MC Sally Anne Hayward presents Jeff Innocent Anthony J. Brown and headliner Nick…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 025834
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27
AUG
Midnight Swing Dinner and Show
Grosvenor Casino, Leo Liverpool

Enjoy our very own Swing Dinner and Show whilst enjoying our great menu and fabulous views of the dock Dinner and show packages available from just £25 per person includes 3 course dinner drink seat for the show bet…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 0151-70 9-8878
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27
AUG
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

02
SEP
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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03
SEP
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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03
SEP
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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03
SEP
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

06
SEP
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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07
SEP
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

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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