What's on inBarton

Welcome to Barton

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Barton - 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 Barton to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Barton

24
NOV
Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular
Liverpool Empire Theatre

Its fun all the way as the Purveyors of Cool come to The Liverpool Empire Theatre on Monday 24th November with a sensational show featuring The Greatest Music Of The 20th Century.Wonderful memories of three incredible performers Frank Sinatra Dean Martin &…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02070 918879
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25
NOV
Lee Mack
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Lancashire‐ born stand‐up comic and actor Lee Mack is famed for his social satire and observational comedy. He wrote and starred in the sit‐com Not Going Out and is team captain on TVs Would I…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
NOV
James Blunt
Echo Arena

James Blunt returns following his sell out 2008 visit performing songs and new material from his forthcoming album Some Kind of Trouble released on the 8 November 2010. …

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
NOV
Lancashire Day
Park Hall Hotel

Have a great day out and celebrate Lancashire Day at the Lancastrian Suite Park Hall Hotel Charnock Richard Chorley.There will be stalls selling local Lancashire produce crafts and gifts and fabulous entertainment music clog dancing and Lancashire Life food reporter Philippa James…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01704 823276
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28
NOV
Beans on Toast
Shipping Forecast

Beans on Toast at Shipping Forecast in Liverpool on Friday 28 November 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Beans on Toast live in…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
NOV
Jeff Wayne#';s War of the Worlds
Liverpool Echo Arena

Jeff Wayne039;s War of the Worlds at Liverpool Echo Arena live Musical on Friday 28 November 2014 in Liverpool Merseyside. To compare ticket prices for the Jeff Wayne039;s War of the Worlds event at Liverpool Echo Arena see the list of…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
NOV
Jeff Waynes War of the Worlds
Liverpool Echo Arena

One of the most successful stage shows of recent times Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds ‐ Alive on Stage returns to UK Following a triumphant UK and European arena tour…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
NOV
The War of the Worlds
Echo Arena

One of the most successful stage shows of recent times Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds ‐ Alive on Stage returns to UK Following a triumphant UK and European arena tour…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
NOV
Lytham Vintage and Antiques Market
Lytham Assembly Rooms

Lytham Vintage and Antiques Market. 30 great traders selling Vintage Antiques Retro Pre‐loved Treasures and Collectables. Town centre venue. Lytham Assembly Rooms formerly Lytham Baths Dicconson Terrace Lytham Lancashire FY8 5JY. Lovely venue and tea rooms. Open 10.00am ‐ 4.00pm. Last Saturday…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 01253 782828
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29
NOV
Mark Radcliffe & The Foes
The Citadel

BBC Radio 2 6music and Glastonbury presenter Mark Radcliffe brings his band The Foes to The Citadel for an evening of songs and stories.The first half will feature original songs of loves lost hangovers regret and the odd dead dog. But fear…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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29
NOV
Winter Jewellery Workshops
Arts Hub 47

My last three workshops of 2014 will take place in the cosy upstairs room of Arts Hub 47 on Lark Lane. Each workshop will focus on a different style of jewellery. In each workshop youll learn the skills you need to create…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07809 670904
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29
NOV
Vinnie Caruana
Shipping Forecast

Vinnie Caruana at Shipping Forecast in Liverpool on Saturday 29 November 2014. 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 prices…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
NOV
A Classic Christmas featuring Voce
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

A Classic Christmas Featuring VOCE The North Wests answer to Il Divo Stunning vocalists and a breath taking string quartet direct from their European tour. Nessun Dorma Ave Maria Silent Night A classical journey of Chopin to Mozart & contemporay classics…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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30
NOV
The Night Before Christmas
The Citadel

Big Wooden Horse Theatre and Brighton Dome present The Night Before Christmas. A festive family treat thats suitable for children aged 2 ‐ 7. On the night before Christmas Emily stares out of the window hugs her teddy and waits excitedly for…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 735436
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30
NOV
Alfie Boe
Echo Arena

Alfie Boe the English opera singing sensation has given many performances. Alfie Boe was the lead in Baz Luhrmanns highly acclaimed Broadway production of La boheme in 2003. Boe signed with the Classic FM Presents…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
NOV
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: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
DEC
David Gray
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

British singer and songwriter David Gray found fame and fortune for his chart‐topping album White Ladder in 1998. Bringing him commercial success and critical attention his album contained hit songs Babylon This Years Love…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
DEC
Professor Green
O2 Academy Liverpool

British rap phenomena Professor Green will embark on the biggest tour of his career this April. The rapper has announced plans to hit up 10 of the UKs hottest venues with his unique brand of…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

02
DEC
Diversity
Liverpool Echo Arena

Best known for winning the third series of Britains Got Talent Diversity are a phenomenal street dance group that have won numerous awards since they became famous. They appear at this venue to show…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

02
DEC
Silver Apples
Kazimier

Silver Apples at Kazimier in Liverpool on Tuesday 02 December 2014. 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 the legwork…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
DEC
Barbara Dickson - The Winter
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

BARBARA DICKSON OBE emerged from the Scottish Folk Revival of the 1960s and has become the biggest selling Scottish female album artiste of all time. Known to a wider audience in the 1970s and 1980s with hits including Answer Me Another Suitcase…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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03
DEC
Graham Bonnet
O2 Academy 2 Liverpool

‐ watch Graham Bonnet live at O2 Academy 2 Liverpool in Liverpool Merseyside on the Wednesday 03 December 2014. Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
DEC
Jethro Tull's Martin Barre Band
The Citadel

Martin Barre has been a member of Jethro Tull for over 40 years and is regarded as one of the worlds best guitarists. Martin has formed his very own band to bring classic Jethro Tull tracks to a wider audience as well…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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04
DEC
Electric Six
O2 Academy Liverpool

This high energy alternative rock dance punk new wave exciting band of misfits are set to tour Britain After an extensive tour of the U.S these rockers are ready to jump the big pond flogging…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
DEC
Janet Devlin
Liverpool East Village Arts Club

At just 17 years old Janet Devlin fought her heart out to make it into the public eye as a finalist in The X‐Factor hit show.Hailing from County Tyrone Northern Ireland this talented girl had…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
DEC
Christmas Dance with the Strictly Dance Orchestra
Woolton Conservative club

Christmas Dance Ball Night with The Strictly Dance Orchestra with a great selection of Ballroom and Latin music to keep you dancing all night long With guest vocals from Canadas finest swing singer John Labelle direct from the ballroom of the Queen…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01512 862500
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05
DEC
Jack and The Beanstalk
St. Helens Theatre Royal

£49.00 ‐ Family 2adults & 2children£13.00 ‐ Concession£12.00 ‐ ChildSome pricestimes vary for some dates Jack and the Beanstalk tells the rags to riches story of a boy who sells the family's cow for a handful of beans getting him into a…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 756333
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05
DEC
Imelda May
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Irish female Vocalist Imelda May hails from Dublin and is best known for her singing and Bodhran playing. Her debut album was No Turning Back in 2005 and her latest release is Mayhem 2010 Four…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
DEC
The Lancashire Hotpots
O2 Academy 2 Liverpool

The Lancashire Hotpots at O2 Academy 2 Liverpool in Liverpool on Friday 05 December 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The Lancashire Hotpots…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
DEC
The Boogie Williams Christmas Rock n Roll Show
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

From the producers of the hit show Roy Orbison and Friends comes a brand new show with Boogie Williams and his guests.. Not only does the show feature the incredible Boogie Williams backed by a sensational band and big screen we have…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Tourist Attractions


Anfield Tour

Your chance to get exclusive access to one of the most famous and historic sporting venues in world football, Anfield. The Anfield stadium tour lets you experience the home of the most successful club in English football.Our dedicated tour guides will give enthralling insights into Anfields illustrious…

Another Place

Crosby Beach is now the permanent home to Another Place, the sculpture by internationally acclaimed artist, Antony Gormley. The beach has been awarded the Quality Coast Award by Keep Britain Tidy. The QCA award tells visitors that the standards of beach management are of the highest quality in…

British Lawnmower Museum

The Museum has now become one of the Worlds leading authorities on vintage lawnmowers and is now the largest import & export specialists in antique garden machinery, supplying parts, archive conservation of manuscript materials and valuing machines from all over the world.Included in this Unique National collection are…

Acorn Farm

Acorn Farm is an award‐winning, family‐friendly attraction in Kirkby, Merseyside. Were open 7 days a week 10am‐4pm and there's always loads to see and do Whatever the weather, Acorn Farm offers a great value, fun day out for everyoneWe have a wide range of animals here at the…

Atkinson Art Gallery

British art of the 17th‐20th centuries, including works by Lely, Cotman, Ford Madox Brown, Sickert and Ginner, as well as The Death of General Wolfe by Benjamin West. Large collection of British watercolours, etchings and engravings.Themed exhibitions from the permanent collection are regularly shown. Every month the Gallery…

Croxteth Hall

Croxteth Hall Country Park is at the heart of what was once a great country estate stretching hundreds of square miles and was the ancestral home of the Molyneux family, the Earls of Sefton. It is now managed by The City of Liverpool and is one of the…

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