What's on inBolton

Welcome to Bolton

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

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Forthcoming events in Bolton

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Liam Finn
Ruby Lounge

Liam Finn at Ruby Lounge in Manchester on Tuesday 02 September 2014. 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: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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St Paul and the Broken Bones
Green Room

St Paul and the Broken Bones at Green Room in Manchester on Tuesday 02 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch St Paul and the Broken Bones live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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This Will Destroy You
The Deaf Institute

This Will Destroy You TWDY formed in 2005 is an American rock band from San Marcos Texas. They are described as post‐rock as compared with other bands of this genre which is recognized by lengthy…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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TIG NOTARO - ‘BOYISH GIRL INTERUPTED’ TOUR 201
The Lowry

One of the greatest performances I've ever seen SUNDAY TIMES CULTURELive has now gone on to sell over 100000 units which is unheard of for comedyalbums these days. During 2012 and this album release Tig has been reviewedand profiled by The New…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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Freddie Gibbs
Manchester The Deaf Institute

Freddie Gibbs appears live in Manchester Greater Manchester at Manchester The Deaf Institute on Wednesday 03 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch Freddie Gibbs at Manchester The Deaf Institute see the list of tickets available for Freddie Gibbs.…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Janoskians
Manchester Academy 1

Janoskians at Manchester Academy 1 in Manchester on Thursday 04 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Janoskians live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Jersey Boys
Palace Theatre Manchester

Internationally acclaimed hit musical Jersey Boys tells the remarkable story of the Four Seasons rise to fame.The Four Seasons are one of the most successful rock n roll groups of all time and Jersey Boys…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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The Janoskians
Manchester Academy

The Janoskians at Manchester Academy in Manchester on Thursday 04 September 2014. 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: 11.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Art Garfunkel
Bridgewater Hall Manchester

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: 10.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Back To Broadway
Pyramid and Parr Hall

Back To Broadway will be performing live Musicals at Pyramid and Parr Hall on the Friday 05 September 2014 in Warrington Cheshire. Buy tickets for Back To Broadway online.…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Ben Montague
Manchester Gorilla

Two years after debut single Haunted took the radio by storm Ben Montague is ready to launch his debut album Tales Of Flying and Falling and announces a tour to celebrate.…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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200 Faces
St. Peter’s House,

Open10am 3pm DailyA showcase of 200 faces each telling a story of its very own. This exhibition brings together the work of photographers whove all taken the face as their subject. Here we see the canvas on which all our emotions…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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The Comedy Club Lancashire
The 180 Club

The Comedy Club Lancashire at The 180 Club Leigh on Saturday 6th September. 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Host Comedian ‐ Tony SimpsonTony Simpson was Brilliant BBC Radio YorkTony is full of energy and improvisation a strong compere who can…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01942 672800
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Tom Stade "Decisions Decisions" Tour 2014
The Lowry Centre

A natural performer with a passion for storytelling Canadian born Tom Stade has steadily built himself a reputation as one of the most compelling and original stand‐up acts around. Tom Stade is one of a kind with a genuine flare for observation…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08432 086000
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Brass in Concert
Darwen Library Theatre

Brass in Concert at Darwen Library Theatre in Darwen 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 us…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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PRESTON WEDDING FAIR
Beeston Manor Country Hotel

Beeston Manor is without doubt one of Lancashires finest wedding venues situated within a beautiful rural setting on the edge of the Ribble Valley. It is an exclusive use wedding venue and therefore highly sought after. Our wedding fair features many of…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07742 609136
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Worsley Park Wedding Fayre
Marriott Worsley Park

Come and see a variety of the Northwest's premier wedding suppliers at one of our wedding fayres They are all on hand to offer advice and help make your wedding day a day to remember. We have two stunning catwalk shows showing…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01942 206446
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Jenny Lewis
Ruby Lounge

Jenny Lewis at Ruby Lounge in Manchester on Sunday 07 September 2014. 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: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Lisa Stansfield
Bridgewater Hall

Known internationally for her first UK number one hit single All Around The World released in 1989 Lisa Stansfield is one of Britain's most treasured singers. A BRIT Award winning artist in 1991 and…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Lisa Stansfield VIP
Bridgewater Hall

Lisa Stansfield VIP at Bridgewater Hall live on Sunday 07 September 2014 in Manchester Greater Manchester. For tickets to see Lisa Stansfield VIP at Bridgewater Hall see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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The Pete Molinari Band
Sound Control

The Pete Molinari Band at Sound Control in Manchester on Monday 08 September 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…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Creating the Ultimate Customer Journey Roadshow
The Lowry

At this one day conference we take a look at how creating the best journey for your customers involves many different internal and external factors and bringing them together effectively can be tough going So knowing the route to a successful customer…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07976 665094
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Kate MillerHeidke
Manchester The Deaf Institute

Kate MillerHeidke at Manchester The Deaf Institute in Manchester on Tuesday 09 September 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Kate MillerHeidke tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Pharrell Wiliams
MEN Arena

Pharrell Wiliams at MEN Arena in Manchester on Tuesday 09 September 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Pharrell Wiliams tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Pharrell Williams
Phones 4u Arena Manchester

Pharrell Williams at Phones 4u Arena Manchester in Manchester on Tuesday 09 September 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 Pharrell Williams live in…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Coasts
Sound Control

Coasts at Sound Control in Manchester on Wednesday 10 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Coasts live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. See…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Sing Along Songs of Wartime
Pyramid and Parr Hall

Sing Along Songs of Wartime at Pyramid and Parr Hall in Warrington on Wednesday 10 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.…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Hamlet
Royal Exchange Theatre

Maxine Peake plays the title role in the ultimate play about murder and madnessHamlets father is dead and Denmark has crowned a new king. Consumed by grief Hamlet struggles to exact revenge with devastating consequences.Hamlet is Shakespeares most iconic work. Exploding with…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: BoxOffice:01618 339833
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SuperByte 2014
The Zoo

SuperByte is a chiptune low‐tech and 8 bit arts festival. It is a celebration of all things low‐tech DIY and lo‐fi where nostalgia takes a back seat and forward‐thinking creativity is encouraged through limitation. Visual artists and musicians use vintage technology to…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Cate Le Bon
Manchester Gorilla

Cate Le Bon performs live at Manchester Gorilla in Manchester Greater Manchester on Friday 12 September 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Cate Le Bon at Manchester Gorilla now.…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Imperial War Museum North

The museum tells people's stories of war and its impact. Built by Daniel Libeskind to resemble three shards of a shattered globe, representing conflict on land, air and water.Opened at The Quays in Trafford Park, Manchester in July 2002 and created to give northern audiences access to the…

Museum of Science and Industry

See thunderous cotton machinery demonstrated by our Presenters in the Textile Gallery.Weekdays 3:00pmWeekends 11:00am & 3:00pm…

The Lowry

A dazzling, award winning building in a stunning waterside location. One of the most exciting art galleries in Britain, explore L S Lowry's life and work in ways that might surprise you and discover something new in our other gallery spaces. Opening its door to the…

Urbis

Urbis explores Urban culture and the cities of today and tomorrow through four floors of exhibitions about city life. Our exhibition programme features international large‐scale exhibitions offering unique insights into the dynamic culture of the modern city, with innovative explorations of design, architecture, graffiti, music and the…

East Lancashire Railway

Where steam power meets breathtaking scenery Located in the heart of Bury Town Centre, the East Lancashire Ralway has been your gateway to great days out since 1846.From days out cycling, walking or wildlife spotting to afternoons at tea rooms nestled away in picturesque towns and villages. Get…

Museum of Transport

The Museum of Transport, Manchester has one of the largest collections of transport of its kind in the country. The vehicles themselves represent the development of public road transport in Greater Manchester, from horse‐drawn vehicles to the first generation of accessible transport; and also includes the prototype…

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