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

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The Railway Children
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

THE RAILWAY CHILDREN Outdoor Theatre presented in the Rose Garden This enchanting tale follows the fortunes and adventures of Roberta Peter and Phyllis after they move from London to a house near a railway line in the country. Roberta reads an old…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Pulled Apart By Horses
Liverpool East Village Arts Club

Pulled Apart By Horses at Liverpool East Village Arts Club in Liverpool on Wednesday 20 August 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Northern Soul Festival
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Blackpool Mecca Revival ReunionAugust Bank Holiday22nd ‐ 23rd August.…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Solid Gold 60s
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Brand new SOLID GOLD 60s SHOW Sat 24 August 7.30pm General admission £18 Concessions £16 …

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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West Side Story
Liverpool Empire Theatre

West Side Story performs live at Liverpool Empire Theatre in Liverpool Merseyside on Tuesday 26 August 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for West Side Story at Liverpool Empire Theatre now.…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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St Vincent
O2 Academy Liverpool

‐ watch St Vincent live at O2 Academy Liverpool in Liverpool Merseyside on the Thursday 28 August 2014. Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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West End Rocks
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

A night of pure Rock & Pop indulgence as the West End & Broadway Rock to the beat of a different drum Performing hits from West End & Broadway Rock shows like We Will Rock You Rock of Ages & American Idiot…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Connor Harris
O2 Academy Liverpool

Connor Harris at O2 Academy Liverpool live on Saturday 30 August 2014 in Liverpool Merseyside. For tickets to see Connor Harris at O2 Academy Liverpool see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Stephen Malkmus The Jicks
Kazimier

Live music event at Kazimier Liverpool Merseyside. To watch Stephen Malkmus The Jicks live at Kazimier on the Saturday 30 August 2014 check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and compare the best ticket prices.…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

ITS fun all the way as the Purveyors of Cool return by popular demand to The Lowther Pavilion in Lytham St Annes on Sunday August 31st with a sensational show featuring The Greatest Music Of The 20th Century.Wonderful memories of three incredible…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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The Rat Pack
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Its fun all the way as the Purveyors of Cool swing into town with a sensational show featuring the greatest music of the 20th century.Wonderful memories of Frank Sinatra Dean Martin & Sammy Davis Junior…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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7th Lytham Beer Festival
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

7th Lytham Beer & Cider Festival 90 Real Ales Ciders and Foreign Beers. Live Entertainment Friday & Saturday Evening . More information can be found at www.blackpoolcamra.org.uk Thursday 4th Sept 5pm ‐ 11pm £3 Friday 5th Sept 12pm ‐ 11pm £3 before…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01253 794221
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Danny Bryant
Citadel Arts Centre

Europe's leading Blues & Rock publication Classic Rock Blues recently called Danny a National Blues Treasure a title that he has worked tirelessly and passionately to earn. Riding high on the European blues scene for over a decade yet still only 32…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Hang the DJ with Special Guest DJ Mike Joyce
The Citadel

Our new alternative club moves to third base as Mike Joyce of legendary 80s band The Smiths takes to the decks. Mike will be supported by local band Titors Insignia and there will also be a set from regular house DJ Jack…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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James Corden
Liverpool Empire Theatre

Comedy genius James Corden is best known for writing and starring in the hit TV series Gavin and Stacey that fat git with a laugh like a neutered howler monkey Ally Ross The Sun. Getting…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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One Man Two Guvnors
Liverpool Empire Theatre

One Man Two Guvnors at Liverpool Empire Theatre in Liverpool on Saturday 06 September 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…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Folk & Beyond
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

A Friends of the Lowther Pavilion Theatre Fundraising event held in the Studio Bar. Joan Aitchison and Stephen Carter have been playing together since the mid 1970s with breaks in‐between for their respective families and businesses. Joan is best known on the…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Earth Wind Fire
Liverpool Echo Arena

Earth Wind Fire at Liverpool Echo Arena in Liverpool on Tuesday 09 September 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Earth Wind Fire tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Ant and Decs Takeaway On Tour
Liverpool Echo Arena

Twelve times National TV Award winning hosts Ant and Dec return to the screens with the eagerly awaited brand new series of Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway.The only show on TV that says Don't…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Ant Dec
Echo Arena

Twelve times National TV Award winning hosts Ant and Dec return to the screens with the eagerly awaited brand new series of Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway.The only show on TV that says Don't…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Ant Dec#';s Takeaway On Tour
Liverpool Echo Arena

Families and children will love Ant Dec039;s Takeaway On Tour live at Liverpool Echo Arena on the Wednesday 10 September 2014 in Liverpool Merseyside. For a list of ticket prices to watch Ant Dec039;s Takeaway On Tour live at Liverpool Echo…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

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Ant Dec#';s Takeway On Tour
Liverpool Echo Arena

Ant Dec039;s Takeway On Tour at Liverpool Echo Arena a live event taking place on Wednesday 10 September 2014 in Liverpool Merseyside for what will be a great family event.…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

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Ant Decs Takeaway On Tour
Liverpool Echo Arena

Ant Decs Takeaway On Tour at Liverpool Echo Arena a live event taking place on Wednesday 10 September 2014 in Liverpool Merseyside for what will be a great family event.…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

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Ant Decs Takeway On Tour
Liverpool Echo Arena

This fantastic family event will see Ant Decs Takeway On Tour live in Liverpool Merseyside at the Liverpool Echo Arena on Wednesday 10 September 2014. Compare ticket prices for the Ant Decs Takeway On Tour event below.…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

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Lord of the Flies
Liverpool Empire Theatre

Lord of the Flies at Liverpool Empire Theatre live on Wednesday 10 September 2014 in Liverpool Merseyside. For tickets to see Lord of the Flies at Liverpool Empire Theatre see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Gary Lovini
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Gary Lovini Ltd proudly presents One Night Only BRITAINS NO 1 VIOLIN SHOWMAN GARY LOVINI Lowther Pavillion is proud to present the sensational Gary Lovini in a show you wont want to miss Following his stunning appearance on last years Lytham Proms…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Jesus Jones
O2 Academy 2 Liverpool

Alternative dance band Jesus Jones reached the height of their fame in the late 80s and early 90s especially after the release of their single Right Here Right Now which is still extensively used by…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Magic Numbers
Liverpool East Village Arts Club

The Magic Numbers appears live in Liverpool Merseyside at Liverpool East Village Arts Club on Thursday 11 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch The Magic Numbers at Liverpool East Village Arts Club see the list of tickets available for The…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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West End to Broadway
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

A Scintillating musical tribute to Londons West End and New Yorks Broadway …

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Definitely Might Be
O2 Academy 2 Liverpool

Live music event at O2 Academy 2 Liverpool Liverpool Merseyside. To watch Definitely Might Be live at O2 Academy 2 Liverpool on the Friday 12 September 2014 check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and compare the best…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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