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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Margo Price
The Deaf Institute

Margo Price at The Deaf Institute in Manchester on Tuesday 30 August 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Margo Price tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Sister Act
Palace Theatre Manchester

Whoopi is back in the habit for 3 weeks only from 10 August as Mother Superior at the London Palladium in the fantastic show Sister Act. When disco diva Deloris Van Cartier is witness…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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The Who
Manchester Arena

The Who at Manchester Arena in Manchester on Wednesday 31 August 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 The Who live in the knowledge…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Evening with Soprano Jennie Marsden
The Croston Theatre

Enjoy an evening of song oratorio opera jazz & musical delights.Jennie studied voice at The RCM London and has sung with Harry Christophers and The Sixteen The London Symphony Orchestra BBC Radio 3 and BBC Proms at The Royal Albert Hall also…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07951 474467
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Manchester Microbrewery Tour Expeience
Meet at Vimton Park

. Your guide will meet you at Vimto Park near Piccadilly Station at 1pm.Well then begin a stroll down to what has become known as the Piccadilly Beer Mile.We will be visiting the following places for a special behind the scenes look…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08002 940574
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Mind Body Spirit Event Weekend
Stockport Masonic Guildhall

A Diary Date ‐ Mind Body Spirit Weekend ‐ Stockport Guildhall ‐ 50 Exhibitors International Mediums Simon Goodfellow Janey Hitchcock Ali Mather John Cook Bethany White Angela Welsh Stephanie J King Leigh Rebekha Julie Ibrahim Stuart…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07828 187468
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Amy Schumer
O2 Apollo Manchester

Amy Schumer at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Saturday 03 September 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 Amy Schumer live in the…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Liam Frost
The Deaf Institute

Liam Frost at The Deaf Institute in Manchester on Saturday 03 September 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 tickets…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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BIG Walkies Stockport
Woodbank Park

Dogs and dog lovers of Stockport ‐ BIG Walkies is back and youre invited. Join us at Woodbank Park on Sunday 4 September 2016 for more fun more trees and even more dogs. You can choose to walk a long or short…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Family Events

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Wedding Fayre hosted by County Brides
Etihad Stadium

A fabulous new Wedding Fayre hosted by County Brides will take place at the Etihad Stadium. Successful fayres each January at this venue mean that County Brides will also stage the event in the Autumn season from 2015 onwards.With over 70 wedding…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01942 206446
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Amazon FBA Training - Manchester
Rise ( Enter via Grindsmith Cafe)

Amazon FBA is an innovative retail program that has revolutionised online shopping experience. We can now shop on Amazon and get it delivered next day and in some places within two hours This efficiency in delivery has challenged existing online retailers…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02922 362596
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Google Adwords PPC Training - Manchester
Rise

Google Adwords are a great way to increase the visibility of your website in Google anddrive targeted traffic and customers to it. The Adwords market is becoming increasinglycompetitive and you need to create an effective strategy otherwise you will be…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02922 362596
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England vs Pakistan Natwest IT20
Old Trafford (LCCC)

England vs Pakistan Natwest IT20 at Old Trafford LCCC in Manchester on Wednesday 07 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest England vs Pakistan Natwest IT20 tickets so weve done the legwork for…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Sports

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Teenage Fan Club
Manchester Gorilla

Scottish rock band 'Teenage Fan Club' has released 9 studio albums and 2 compilation albums to date. They are likened to 'The Byrds' with their guitar‐style and harmonic vocals. One of their biggest fans was…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Teenage Fanclub
Manchester Gorilla

Teenage Fanclub at Manchester Gorilla in Manchester on Wednesday 07 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Teenage Fanclub tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Roman Vs Fousey
O2 Apollo Manchester

Roman Vs Fousey at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Thursday 08 September 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…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Roy Harper
Bridgewater Hall

Roy Harper at Bridgewater Hall in Manchester on Friday 09 September 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: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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September Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society have worked hard to restore these old engines back to running order. We have a wide range of old mill engines; Our oldest is nearly 150 years old and most are now well over…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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BIG Walkies Manchester
Clifton Country Park

Dogs and dog lovers of Manchester ‐ BIG Walkies is back and youre invited. Join us at Clifton Country Park on Sunday 11 September 2016 for more fun more trees and even more dogs. You can choose to walk a long or…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

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BIG Walkies Preston
Avenham Park

Dogs and dog lovers of Preston ‐ BIG Walkies is back and youre invited. Join us at Avenham Park on Sunday 11 September 2016 for more fun more trees and even more dogs. You can choose to walk a long or short…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

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Mum2mummarket
mum2mummarket Good as new Sale

MUM2MUMMARKET Good as New 0‐6 years Stalls have been released for booking forHeaton Mersey Community Centre St Johns Rd Heaton MerseySunday 11th September 2pm‐4pm http:www.mum2mummarket.co.ukbook‐a‐stall.html As the summer holidays come to an end our stall…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 01614 873456
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ECC - Teach English In Japan Recruitment Session
Manchester

Interested in a global work environment Passionate about teaching and communication Seeking the adventure of a lifetimeTeaching English with ECC in Japan offers all the above and much much more. Whether youre looking to improve your skill set gain international experience or…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 0663 520090
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McFly 3 Day
Manchester Academy 1

McFly 3 Day at Manchester Academy 1 in Manchester on Monday 12 September 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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McFly Session 1
Manchester Academy 1

McFly Session 1 at Manchester Academy 1 in Manchester on Monday 12 September 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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Vibrations in Rotating Machinery - VIRM11
University Place

. First held in 1976 VIRM has continually defined and redefined the many aspects of vibration encountered in all forms of rotating machinery.Topics that will be addressed include:Active Magnetic Bearings and ControlBalancingBearingsBlades and bladed assemblies forced response flutter mistuningElectrical machinesFault detection and…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02079 731251
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McFly Session 2
Manchester Academy 1

McFly Session 2 at Manchester Academy 1 in Manchester on Tuesday 13 September 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch McFly Session 2 live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Google Analytics Training - Manchester
Rise ( Enter via Grindsmith Cafe )

Google Analytics helps you analyse visitor traffic and help you understandyour customers. Most importantly it will help you to track your customers journey throughout the purchase cycle that makes it easier for you to helpyour current customers and win new ones.…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02922 362596
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Guys & Dolls
The Charter Theatre

Preston Musical Comedy Society presents: Guys & Dolls which is the famous Broadway musical by Frank Loesser. Its the sizzling New York tale of gamblers gangsters and nightclub singers and is a cornerstone of the musical comedy stage that continues to…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772804444Box Office
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McFly Session 3
Manchester Academy 1

McFly Session 3 at Manchester Academy 1 in Manchester on Wednesday 14 September 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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Sportsmans Dinner
Ewood Park

Dean Saunders is a former Wales international footballer who played as a striker in a professional career which lasted from 1982 until 2001. He has also been involved in club management with Wrexham and Doncaster Rovers.He is probably best known for playing…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01704 823276
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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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