What's on inBurnley


Welcome to Burnley

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

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Burnley

27
APR
Local Women In Business Bolton Networking Event
Last Drop Village

Announcing our Bolton Local women in business networking event taking place from 7:30pm on 27th April 2018 at the The Last Drop Village Hotel and Spa BoltonGuest speaker Sam Flynn ‐ Social Media Trainer Speaker and Author giving valuable advice on the…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 07769 355298
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06
MAY
May Day Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Our volunteers have rescued and restored 30 old stationary steam engines ‐ some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woolen mills of the North of England. Some of our engines are now unique ‐ the only…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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13
MAY
Sweeney Entertainments Presents The Best of Wham!
Thwaites Empire Theatre

.SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS THE BEST OF WHAMStarring CRAIG WEBB Sweeney Entertainments brings a fantastic new show to venues across the UK featuring the very best of George Andrew Pepsi and Shirlie The Best of WhamCan it really be 37 years since…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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16
MAY
John Smith
The Grand

. Other than the name there is nothing commonplace about John Smith. John has played to audiences all over the world in living rooms festival tents and sold‐out concert halls with a powerful singing voice that critics have compared to the likes…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01200 421599
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27
MAY
Pendle Powerfest
Nelson & Colne College

Lancashires Family Motorshow returns to Nelson & Colne College celebrating 50 years of the film BullittWe are gathering together famous movie and television chase vehicles into a spectacular static displayOn top of this we will have our ever popular range around 250…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07850 075796
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27
MAY
Spring Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Our volunteers have rescued and restored 30 old stationary steam engines ‐ some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woolen mills of the North of England. Some of our engines are now unique ‐ the only…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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07
JUN
Sense and Sensibility
Burnley Mechanics

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. Adapted by award‐winning writer Laura Turner this exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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09
JUN
Parklife Festival 2018 w/ The XX, Liam Gallagher
Heaton Park, Manchester

. The 2018 festival will host the homecoming performance from Liam Gallagher who makes his first return to Heaton Park since Oasis famous shows in 2009 plus headline appearances from grime pioneer Skepta indie trio The XX Pharrells original band NERDGeneral tickets…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 076545 678765
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26
AUG
Summer Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Our volunteers have rescued and restored 30 old stationary steam engines ‐ some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woolen mills of the North of England. Some of our engines are now unique ‐ the only…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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27
OCT
Autumn Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Our volunteers have rescued and restored 30 old stationary steam engines ‐ some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woolen mills of the North of England. Some of our engines are now unique ‐ the only…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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15
DEC
The Floyd Effect
Bacup Royal Court Theatre

Pink Floyds recording career spanned almost three decades and for its 10th Anniversary The Floyd Effect has chosen two of the bands most remarkable albums to create The Bell And The Moon tour 2018. Spotlighting the music of The Division Bell 1994…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01706 551570
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28
DEC
Winter Warm-Up
Bolton Steam Museum

Our volunteers have rescued and restored 30 old stationary steam engines ‐ some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woolen mills of the North of England. Some of our engines are now unique ‐ the only…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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Tourist Attractions


Whalley Abbey

Standing on the banks of the River Calder, Whalley Abbey has been a focal point for hospitality since the fourteenth century. It began its history as a community of Cistercian monks. The ruins that still stand in the grounds today remind visitors of St. Benedict's rule to receive…

Clitheroe Castle Museum

The Norman castle keep of Clitheroe has dominated the skyline for more than 800 years since being built around 1186 by Robert de Lacy to protect the administrative centre of his vast estates. It is said to be the second smallest keep in England, since the rooms are…

Zebras

Zebras Nightclub in Colne, Lancashire. Contact venue on telephone number 01282 871819 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Jazzy Kex

Jazzy Kex Nightclub in Blackburn, Lancashire. Contact venue on telephone number 01254 693023 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Millenium

Millenium ‐ Paintball in Burnley, Lancashire. Contact the venue on telephone number 01282 451035 for location, prices, equipment supplied, and availability for paintball games at Millenium.…

Gala Clubs

Play Bingo at Gala Clubs in Blackburn, Lancashire. Contact venue on telephone number 01254 278046 for opening times, entrance costs, Bingo membership information and prize money.…

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