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.

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Forthcoming events in Burnley

24
NOV
Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott
King George's Hall

Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn on Monday 24 November 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 Paul Heaton…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
NOV
Paul Heaton Jacqui Abbott
King George's Hall

Paul Heaton Jacqui Abbott at King Georges Hall in Blackburn on Monday 24 November 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: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
NOV
Frank Skinner
King George's Hall

Run extended for 5 weeks only following a sold out run at Soho Theatre. Don't miss your chance to see the brand new live show from comedy legend Frank Skinner. You could put Skinner…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
NOV
Frank Skinner Man in a Suit
King George's Hall

Frank Skinner Man in a Suit at King Georges Hall in Blackburn on Wednesday 26 November 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: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
NOV
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
King George's Hall

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at King Georges Hall in Blackburn on Friday 28 November 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 Jimmy Carr Funny…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
NOV
Soul Night
King George's Hall

Soul Night appears live in Blackburn Lancashire at King George&039;s Hall on Saturday 29 November 2014. For ticket prices to watch Soul Night at King George&039;s Hall see the list of tickets available for Soul Night.…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
NOV
Table Top Sale
Whalley Village Hall

Table Top Sale Whalley Village Hall Whalley BB7 9TD LancashireSunday November 30th ‐ 10am till 3pm ‐ FREE ENTRY PLEASE NOTE ‐ There will be no Table Top Sale in December or January Sellers: £10 a table Contact…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07841 759409
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03
DEC
Don Banks Afternoon Variety show
Darwen Library Theatre

Don Banks Afternoon Variety show performs live at Darwen Library Theatre in Darwen Lancashire on Wednesday 03 December 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Don Banks Afternoon Variety show at Darwen Library Theatre now.…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
DEC
Pickwick Festival
Whalley Village Centre

Whalley Pickwick Festival Thursday 4th December ‐ 6pm till 9pmThe village of Whalley will be celebrating twenty six years of its annual Pickwick Night on Thursday 4th December 2014 between 6pm‐9pm.The Whalley Pickwick Committee are delighted to announce Famous Ghost Walker and…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07841 759409
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05
DEC
Georges Comedy Club
King George's Hall

Georges Comedy Club at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn on Friday 05 December 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…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
DEC
The DAPA Cabaret Selection Box
Darwen Library Theatre

Families and children will love The DAPA Cabaret Selection Box live at Darwen Library Theatre on the Saturday 06 December 2014 in Darwen Lancashire. For a list of ticket prices to watch The DAPA Cabaret Selection Box live at Darwen Library…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

10
DEC
Snow White Pantomime
King George's Hall

Snow White Pantomime at King George&039;s Hall live Pantomime on Wednesday 10 December 2014 in Blackburn Lancashire. To compare ticket prices for the Snow White Pantomime event at King George&039;s Hall see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
DEC
Open Mike/Jam Night
The Dog Inn, Whalley

The Dog Inn Whalley BB7 9SP has an Open MikeJam Night on the first Thursday of every month ‐ 9pm till 11.30pm. PLEASE NOTE OPEN MIC NIGHT IN DECEMBER WILL BE ON THE 11TH DECEMBER SECOND THURSDAY DUE TO WHALLEY PICKWICK…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07841 759409
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12
DEC
Beauty and the Beast Pantomime
Darwen Library Theatre

Tickets for Beauty and the Beast Pantomime at Darwen Library Theatre on the Friday 12 December 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Beauty and the Beast Pantomime live at Darwen Library Theatre see our list of ticket comparison…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

17
DEC
Afternoon Variety Show
King George's Hall

Afternoon Variety Show appears live in Blackburn Lancashire at King George&039;s Hall on Wednesday 17 December 2014. For ticket prices to watch Afternoon Variety Show at King George&039;s Hall see the list of tickets available for Afternoon Variety Show.…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

18
DEC
Deaf Havana
King George's Hall

Deaf Havana is an English rock group formed in 2005 at an English college by sheer coincidence after fellow students began playing together. After a time the group began touring non stop in an…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
DEC
Soul/Motown Disco
The Dog Inn, Whalley

SoulMotown Disco The Dog Inn Whalley Lancashire BB7 9SPSaturday 27th December8pm onwardsSoulMotown Disco ‐ Hosted by: Al DEveryone welcomePOSTAL ADDRESS: The Dog Inn 55 King Street Whalley Near Clitheroe Lancs BB7 9SP.For more information contact : attydoghousegmail.com…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07841 759409
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28
DEC
Clitheroe Collectors' Market and Car Boot Sale
Salthill Industrial Estate

300 stalls Antiques and Collectables Retro and Vintage and good quality second hand goods. Open every Sunday. Great buying and selling. Perfect for getting rid of some clutter from home. Stalls inside or out from just £15. No need to book. Just…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 01253 782828
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28
DEC
Winter Warm-Up at Bolton Steam Museum
Bolton Steam Museum

Our volunteers have rescued and lovingly restored 27 old stationary steam engines ‐ some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woollen mills of the north of England. Most will be running in steam on these 2 days…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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12
JAN
FREE taster session at the Bury Rock Choir
The Met (Edwin Street Recording Studio Top Floor)

The Bury Rock Choir is led by singerpianist Maxine Cherrie. Youve probably heard of our unique sellout O2 arena event in 2013 and our secret singing flash mobs around country for Comic Relief just search Great British flash mob on YouTube but…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Norden/Bamford Rock Cho
Small Hall

Your friendly local Norden choir is run by vocal teacher Phil Reynolds. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around Greater Manchester and as a choir we also sing together with other Rock Choir singers in the nearby…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Rochdale/Littleborough
Harvey Room Upstairs

The local Littleborough choir is run by singerpianist Phil Reynolds. Our choir is made up of people who never thought they would join a choir or would even sing for fun and thats the beauty of joining our choir. I dont think…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Middleton Rock Choir
St Peter's Church Hall

The Middleton Rock Choir is led by Greater Manchester based musician Phil Reynolds. The choir is for all ages and all the local Greater Manchester branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible gigs like the 9500 seat Liverpool…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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25
JAN
Cherry Ghost
The Trades Club

Bolton isnt the first place you think of when imagining the home towns of chart‐topping bands. Yet this indie‐rock band entered the UK Album Charts at no.7 with their debut album Thirst for Romance…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
JAN
Classics The Halle
King George's Hall

Classics The Halle at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn on Friday 30 January 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Classics The Halle tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

31
JAN
Lancashire Comedy Show
Thwaites Empire Theatre

Three Wise Men of Comedy Blackburn One night onlyTake the Mike is delighted to bring a comedy feast to BlackburnFor one night only were serving international comedian Daliso Chaponda Brilliant Brilliant act‐ The Frog and Bucket and king of comedy banter Dave…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08444 771000
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07
FEB
American Wrestling
King George's Hall

American Wrestling appear live to play Wrestling at King George&039;s Hall on Saturday 07 February 2015 in Blackburn Lancashire. For the best ticket prices see below.…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Sports

14
FEB
Absolute Blondie (Valentines Night)
Moses Gate

ABSOLUTE BLONDIE are the Ultimate Tribute to Blondie & Deborah Harry performing LIVE classic Blondie anthems like HEART OF GLASS MARIA SUNDAY GIRL ATOMIC CALL ME THE TIDE IS HIGH and many more Their energy packed show is fun and comes…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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21
FEB
Go West
King George's Hall

Celebrating their 25th anniversary the legendary Go West tour to packed audiences in this latest concert tour. You can expect to hear all their famous hits including Call Me Dont Look Now Eye to…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
MAR
Placebo
King George's Hall

Alternative rock band Placebo are; Brian Molko Stefan Olsdal and Steve Forrest. They have collectively released 6 albums to date and 29 singles. They are famed for hits such as Every You Every Me and…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


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…

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…

Accrington & District Golf Club

Accrington & District Golf Club ‐ golf course in Accrington, Lancashire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01254 231091 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Accrington & District Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Accrington Superbowl

Bowling at Accrington Superbowl in Accrington, Lancashire. Contact venue on 01254875500 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Alexandra Snooker Club

SnookerPool Hall at Alexandra Snooker Club in Nelson, Lancashire. Contact venue on 01282 696837 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

AMF Bowling

Bowling at AMF Burnley Ltd in Burnley, Lancashire. Contact venue on 0845‐658 1262 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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