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

06
DEC
The Swan Local’s Christmas Lunch
The Swan Tarporley

Christmas is all about spending time with friends family and those in your local community. So enjoy the festive season with everyone you hold dear at The Swans Locals Christmas Lunch Party.Located in the picturesque Tarporley village the team at The Swan…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01829 733838
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06
DEC
Levellers
O2 Academy Liverpool

Formed in Brighton in 1988 the Levellers have become successful worldwide with the widely appealing rockfolkpunk sound. The band is Mark Chadwick Jeremy Cunningham Charlie Heather Simon Friend Jonathon Sevink and Matt Savage. Their music…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
DEC
Seth Lakeman
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

English Folk musician Seth Lakeman was born and raised in Devon and along with his brothers Sam and Sean has played a variety of instruments and recorded folk music in their own band first of…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
DEC
Isasa - "Los Días" + Irma Vep
Naked Lunch Cafe

An active member of Madrids underground scene since the early 90s as part of the band A Room with a View and in recent years as a solo artist Isasa will perform at NL as part of the UK tour sin support…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07562 827251
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07
DEC
Richard Ashcroft
Echo Arena

Richard Ashcroft at Echo Arena in Liverpool on Wednesday 07 December 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Richard Ashcroft 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

08
DEC
Celebrate Repeal Day with Old Forester at 81 LTD
81 LTD

The cocktail was designed by the team at Liverpools 81LTD an exclusive speakeasy cocktail bar hidden above a hot dog bar where entry is only granted to those who have received the code for the door. Combining Old Forester with…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL:
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08
DEC
FSB Merseyside, West cheshire & Wigan Business Awa
Crowne Plaza

WELCOME TO THE FSB MERSEYSIDE WEST CHESHIRE & WIGAN BUSINESS AWARDSThe FSB Merseyside West Cheshire & Wigan Business Awards will celebrate and reward exceptional small businesses from across the region. The 2016 awards will take place on Thursday 8th December at the…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01706 828855
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09
DEC
Christmas Party Night - ABBA Tribute
Grosvenor Casino, Leo Liverpool

Book your Christmas party today with us. Package is just £30 per person and includes: 3 course dinner£5 betLearn to Play sessionABBA tribute showTo book call 0151 709 8878 or email sm.gc ‐liverpoolrank.com.Venue: Grosvenor Casino Leo Liverpool 44 Chaloner Street liverpool L3…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 0151-70 9-8878
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09
DEC
The Shires
O2 Academy Liverpool

The Shires at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Friday 09 December 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
DEC
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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10
DEC
Christmas Party Night - Amy Winehouse Tribute
Grosvenor Casino, Leo Liverpool

Book your Christmas party today with us. Package is just £30 per person and includes: 3 course dinner£5 betLearn to Play sessionAmy Winehouse tribute showTo book call 0151 709 8878 or email sm.gc ‐liverpoolrank.comVenue: Grosvenor Casino Leo Liverpool 44 Chaloner Street liverpool…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 0151-70 9-8878
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12
DEC
Last One Standing: The Tale of Bersham Colliery
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

On December 18th 1986 the last tub of coal was wound to the surface at Bersham Colliery. With the closure of the last pit in the Denbighshire coalfield a centuries‐old tradition came to an end. This exhibition tells the story of coal…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01978 297460
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12
DEC
Katherine Jenkins
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Katherine Jenkins first rose to stardom in 1998. She is a hugely popular Welsh Mezzo soprano and classical musician. Jenkins graduated with honours from the Royal Academy of Music then worked as a freelance singing…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
DEC
Kula Shaker
O2 Academy Liverpool

Kula Shaker at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Wednesday 14 December 2016. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
DEC
The Human League
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Puff up those shoulder pads and feather that mullet The classic 1980s New Wave electronic band The Human League are back and are set to embark on a major tour of the UK this summer.The…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
DEC
James Yorkston: Live in Liverpool
The Magnet

James Yorkston ‐ dubbed by John Peel as the finest songwriter of his generation ‐ will be performing in Liverpool this December.2016 has been a busy year thus far for Fife songwriter Yorkston with two significant releases to his name: in January…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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15
DEC
Manford's Comedy Club
The Brindley Theatre

The Brindley in Runcorn plays host to Manfords Comedy Club.This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK personally selected by Jason Manford.A great evening of original stand‐up comedy with some top names from the touring circuit and televisionhttps:www.facebook.commanfordscomedyhttps:twitter.comManfordsComedy…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01519 078360
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15
DEC
Andr Rieu
Echo Arena

Andr Rieu at Echo Arena in Liverpool on Thursday 15 December 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

16
DEC
Classic Rock Society presents: Touchstone
The Citadel

TOUCHSTONE are a five piece UK Progressive Rock band originally formed in 2003. The band has developed in many ways since the early days and morphed into the present line up with Adam Hodgson on guitars Moo on Bass Guitar Henry Rogers…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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17
DEC
Heart of Glass Presents: Kids Rave
The Citadel

Big Kids Little Kids Cardboard BoxScottee presents a morning rave for kids Balloon modeling face painting drag queens and bowls of cerealIts a morning knees up for children under 8Wear something colourfulFor more information or to book tickets over the phone please…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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17
DEC
Heart of Glass Presents: Scottee's Party Piece
The Citadel

Following Scottees sell out success at Citadel with Camp last Christmas he is backNow its your turn take to centre stage and share with us your party pieceWhether youre a champion gurner know how to cry milk can recite the periodic table…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01744 735436
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17
DEC
The Rollin Stoned
Rock Suite

Including Jumping Jack Flash Paint It Black Not Fade Away and Satisfaction.Expect a minimum two hour show with rockin all the way and spectacular costume changes. They have been described by The Times as better…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
DEC
Rod Stewart
Echo Arena

One of the most successful recording artists of all time Rod Stewart was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame way back in 1994. Awarded a CBE for services to music he…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
DEC
Seasonal Stories
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Make a Christmas craft to take home and listen to local published author and story teller Fiona Collins. Ages 5 year . Drink and biscuit provided.Advanced booking & payment essentialStraeon y tymorGwnewch ddarn o grefft Nadoligaidd iw gludo gartref a gwrandewch ar…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01978 297460
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21
DEC
The Overtones
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

The Overtones have stormed onto the scene of popular music in both the United States and the UK and they have done so with relatively simple and incredibly catchy music. The mood of their…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
DEC
Status Quo
Echo Arena

Also known as 'The Quo' of simple 'Quo' the band is synonymous with their own unique style of 'boogie rock' and 'shadow step' guitar riffs. Status Quo was founded in the early 1960s by Francis…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
DEC
New Year's Eve 2016 at Pesto
Pesto at the Dibbinsdale Inn

Tickets are just £45 per person and include a fabulous Pesto dinner entertainment and your table for the evening.With only limited tickets available booking is strictly in advance only.To book now call 0151 334 9818.…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01513 349818
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31
DEC
New Year's Eve 2016 at Pesto Widnes
Pesto Widnes

Agnetha and Frida Diana Edwards & Sarah Fearnley who have over 16 years in the Tribute business sharing the stage with Kylie Cher & The Eagles amongst others.The celebrated vocalists will sing a range of ABBA favourites from Dancing Queen to…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01514 243729
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31
DEC
Wigan Pier Takeover: New Year's Eve 2016
Liquid and Envy, Wrexham

Are you ready for a trip down memory lane as we re‐live one of the UKs longest running dance nights. After the massive sell out event during Easter 2016 we bring the Wigan Pier team back to successfully close 2016 in style…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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09
JAN
Lord of the Dance Dangerous Games
Liverpool Empire Theatre

Lord of the Dance Dangerous Games at Liverpool Empire Theatre in Liverpool on Monday 09 January 2017. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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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