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

07
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Mary Poppins
Palace Theatre Manchester

Mary Poppins at Palace Theatre Manchester in Manchester on Sunday 07 February 2016. 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: 10.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

08
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Cats
Opera House Manchester

Cats at Opera House Manchester in Manchester on Monday 08 February 2016. 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: 9.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
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Loyle Carner
The Deaf Institute

Loyle Carner at The Deaf Institute in Manchester on Wednesday 10 February 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: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
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First Line Manager
Olympic House

As soon as you step into a managerial role you take on the responsibility of motivating and supporting your team and bringing the best out of each member.For you as an individual:This course will give you the confidence and ability to make…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08448 003295
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11
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Warrington Maker & The Flea Market
Warrington

Warrington Maker & The Flea Market will take place on Thurs 11th ‐ Sat 13th February open from 10am ‐ 4pm inside the indoor market WA1 2EN.A Valentines SpecialExpect a treasure trove of items from scrumptious artisan food vintage items and…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

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11
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Tame Impala
Manchester Arena

Tame Impala are excited to announce their return to Europe this October with a rapid run of dates to coincide with the release of the follow up to 2010s Innerspeaker.…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
FEB
All Time Low
Manchester Arena

Taking the pop‐punk music world by storm in 2006 with their first commercially available EP release Put Up Or Shut Up All Time Low is a self‐admitted mediocre high school band put together for the…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
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Hurts
Manchester Club Academy

Hurts at Manchester Club Academy in Manchester on Friday 12 February 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Hurts 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

13
FEB
Mind Body Spirit Event
Stockport Masonic Guildhall

This is an excellent two day MBS event bringing to you the best in sound a brilliant way to start your day attaining spiritual upliftment so join us. The event endeavours to raise your spirits & lift your heart . Designed to…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07828 187468
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13
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Foals
Manchester Arena

Hailing from Oxford Foals have been on the dancepunkIndierock scene since 2005. A five‐piece band whose members include Yannis Philippakis Jack Bevan Jimmy Smith Edwin Congreave and Walter Gervers. They have been nominated for…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
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Parkway Drive
O2 Apollo Manchester

Parkway Drive at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Saturday 13 February 2016. 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

14
FEB
Manchester Valentine's Speed Dating
Ark

At this event there will be three age groups: 21‐35 30‐45 and 40‐55. Although they will both be taking place in the same venue you will only speed date the people that are in the age group that you booked for.Fastlove is…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07931 300555
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White Denim
The Deaf Institute

White Denim at The Deaf Institute in Manchester on Monday 15 February 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: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
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Jess Glynne
O2 Apollo Manchester

Jess Glynne at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Thursday 18 February 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Jess Glynne live in the…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
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Marina the Diamonds
Manchester Club Academy

Marina the Diamonds at Manchester Club Academy in Manchester on Thursday 18 February 2016. 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: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
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Victoria Warehouse Hotel Event and Wedding
Victoria Warehouse Event Space and Hotel

Experience first hand this stunning venue with an evening of entertainment provided by award winning entertainers. If you are planning a wedding or special event this is the perfect opportunity to try your entertainment before you buy whilst experiencing the excellent hospitality…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01942 530503
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Jamie Raven
O2 Apollo Manchester

Jamie Raven at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Friday 19 February 2016. 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: Miscellaneous

20
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Manchester Elite Speed Dating
Avalanche

At this event there will be two age groups: 23‐38 and 33‐48. Although they will both be taking place in the same venue you will only speed date the people that are in the age group that you booked for.Elite speed dating…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07931 300555
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Cage the Elephant
Manchester Academy 2

Cage the Elephant at Manchester Academy 2 in Manchester on Saturday 20 February 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Cage the Elephant live…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Soul II Soul
Manchester Club Academy

Soul II Soul at Manchester Club Academy in Manchester on Saturday 20 February 2016. 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…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Joy Formidable
The Deaf Institute

The Joy Formidable at The Deaf Institute in Manchester on Sunday 21 February 2016. 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: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Twenty One Pilots
Manchester Club Academy

Twenty One Pilots at Manchester Club Academy in Manchester on Sunday 21 February 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…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Halsey
Manchester Academy 1

Halsey at Manchester Academy 1 in Manchester on Monday 22 February 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 prices…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
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Runrig
O2 Apollo Manchester

Formed on the Scottish isle of Skye Runrig are a Scottish Celtic rock group who sing both in English and Gaelic. They first appeared on the music scene in the early 1970s and have released…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Leona Lewis
Bridgewater Hall

British popR&B singer‐songwriter Leona Lewis has shot to fame over the last few years following her astounding success on the third series of the TV show The X Factor which she won. Now a…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Richard Hawley
O2 Apollo Manchester

2008 Best British male performer Richard Hawley is set to embark upon a cross UK tour this fall. Critically acclaimed as a guitarist singersongwriter producer and renowned for his onstage performances Rick can dazzle across…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
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Percolate: Hnny at Soup Kitchen
Soup kitchen

Percolate have got big plans for Manchester this Spring and were kicking it all off in Soup Kitchens intimate basement venue with none other than Swedish house wunderkind Hnny. Come join us as we take the party up North back to our…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07704 930823
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Enter Shikari
Victoria Warehouse

Enter Shikari are a British band that combine post‐hardcore music with various electronic elements. They formed in 2003 taking their name from a boat owned by Roughton Rou Reynolds uncle and a character in a…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
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Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
Didsbury Parsonage Trust, The Old Parsonage,

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: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07749 967064
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Anderson Paak
Ruby Lounge

Anderson Paak at Ruby Lounge in Manchester on Friday 26 February 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Anderson Paak tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 10.1 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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