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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Liverpool Family Fun Festival
Riversdale Police Club Grounds

Where: Riversdale police club grounds Riversdale road. When: Friday 28th Aug‐ Monday 31st AugThis summer will welcome Liverpools family fun festivalThis lively and exciting event is set to be one of the highlights of the year. Liverpool Family Fun festival has…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07412 363833
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The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes
Erddig

Detective Sherlock Holmes has a mysterious new case to investigate when summoned to a nunnery deep in the English countryside. Holmes and his companion Dr Watson join the search for the most elusive piece of treasure known to mankind. With a missing…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08442 491895
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SA to UK: Arts in Activism
District

Liverpool International Music Festival are excited to introduce an international music collaboration between British and South African artists SA to UK: Arts in Activism.This free event centers on soul singer Roxanne L. Jones rapper Merki Waters and their collaboration with South Africa…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07711 937259
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Moose Blood
The Live Rooms

Moose Blood at The Live Rooms in Chester on Tuesday 01 September 2015. 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: 3.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Above the Beaten Track
The Bluecoat

Ahead of their first line‐up reveal next week organisers of the Above the Beaten Track festival have announced their partnerships for this years event.Liverpools grassroots celebration Above the Beaten Track returns to the Bluecoat for its eighth year this coming September.The festival…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07711 937259
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Jane Eyre
Exchange Flags

Young governess Jane Eyre arrives at the mysterious Thornfield Hall deep in the Yorkshire moors and meets enigmatic Mr Rochester. So begins this most unforgettable of love stories. When a secret from the past returns to haunt them can Jane and Rochesters…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 070729
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Mike McCartney Luvs St George’s Hall
Liverpool St Georges Hall

Celebrated photographer Mike McCartney will stage a new exhibition this Autumn with the St Georges Hall as his focus entitled Mike McCartney Luvs St Georges Hall.The evocative exhibition features 60 fascinating images depicting the Liverpool landmark and spans more than half a…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01512 256909
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Cud
O2 Academy Liverpool

Cud at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Saturday 05 September 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Richard Thompson
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Richard Thompson at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Tuesday 08 September 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Richard Thompson live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Nathan Carter
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Nathan Carter at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Thursday 10 September 2015. 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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Races 2015 Betfair Autum Festival
Chester Racecourse

Races 2015 Betfair Autum Festival at Chester Racecourse in Chester on Friday 11 September 2015. 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…

Location: 3.9 miles away
Category: Sports

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Martin Carthy and Dave Swarbrick
The Citadel

Martin Carthy and Dave Swarbrick are two of the biggest names in British folk music and they tour together in 2015.Their experienced approach to their art lacks none of the fervour of their early days and brings a maturity born of many…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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The Doppel Gang
The Liverpool Lantern Theatre

A new comedy play inspired by the legendary Marx Brothers embarks on a nationwide tour this autumn. Just Some Theatre Company are the talented young bunch behind The Doppel Gang a new comedy by Dominic Hedges which will tour 12 venues.The…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 085158
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Polar States
O2 Academy 2 Liverpool

Polar States at O2 Academy 2 Liverpool in Liverpool on Saturday 12 September 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Polar States tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
Liverpool Allerton Back Clinic,

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.Through the absorption of the divine power many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain that have been declared as incurable by the medical profession. The words of…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07599 209293
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Boycott Aggers The Second Innings
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Boycott Aggers The Second Innings at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Tuesday 15 September 2015. 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…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Art Garfunkel
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Born in 1941 Art Garfunkel is a Grammy Award‐winning US singer songwriter as well as a Golden Globe nominated actor. You probably know him better as one half of the celebrated folk band Simon…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Moulettes
The Citadel

Moulettes are one of the UKs most unique touring bands and are steadily being singled out from the wave of Bjork & Kate Bush influenced Alt.Folk artists that have arisen this decade. With Strings Guitars Drums Bassoon and Synths Moulettes music weaves…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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State Champs
O2 Academy Liverpool

State Champs at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Thursday 17 September 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch State Champs live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Alan Carr: Yap Yap- Liverpool Comedy Festival
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

The Comedy Trust has announced the return of the annual Liverpool Comedy Festival for a 14th consecutive October in venues across the city region. They have also confirmed some stellar stand‐up comedy names to start the ball rolling with one of the…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01512 102895
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Cash (No.1 Johnny Cash Tribute)
The Citadel

As is so often the case with unique artists it takes another one to fully appreciate them. Having lived the life and music of Johnny Cash and other country heroes who came before and since Ben Welburn aka CASH has effortlessly recreated…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Liverpool Comedy Festival
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

The Comedy Trust has announced the return of the annual Liverpool Comedy Festival for a 14th consecutive October in venues across the city region. They have also confirmed some stellar stand‐up comedy names to start the ball rolling with two of the…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08704 430955
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Alan Carr
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Brian Wilson
Echo Arena

Brian Wilson at Echo Arena in Liverpool on Friday 18 September 2015. 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 service.…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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JUDIE TZUKE - Songs and Stories
The Citadel

Judie Tzuke rose to fame with the hauntingly beautiful track Stay With Me Till Dawn. She has had a number of top 10 albums including the much celebrated Welcome To The Cruise. Listen to songs old and new at this intimate gig.…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Definitely Might Be
O2 Academy Liverpool

Definitely Might Be at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Saturday 19 September 2015. 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…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Cor Glanaethwy
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Cor Glanaethwy at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall in Liverpool on Sunday 20 September 2015. 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: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Capstone Classics: Salaam-e-Ishq
capstone theatre

In an ode to love Salaam‐e‐ishq follows the stories of six couples from across the world in different stages of their lives each trying to resolve the predicament in which love has placed them. A lover who has lost her memory a…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01512 913578
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Widnes BizMums Child-Friendly Networking
Crazy Club

Its marketing month at BizMums. In Widnes our focus is visual marketing ‐ how can you take advantage of peoples love of graphics on social media Our speaker is Clare from cfcreativedesigns. Clare designs social graphics for businesses throughout…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 07847 554418
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Peace
O2 Academy Liverpool

Peace at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool on Thursday 24 September 2015. 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 service.…

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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