What's on inCastleton


Welcome to Castleton

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

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Castleton

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MCR Student Night Out
Manchester City Centre

MCR Student Night Out organised by Manchesters Business Improvement District Manchester BID and Manchester Arndale in collaboration with Capital Manchester and UNiDAYS ‐ will see the city come alive with Captial FM DJs street food top brand pop‐up stalls Lancashire County…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Wonderland
Palace Theatre Manchester

Wonderland at Palace Theatre Manchester in Manchester on Thursday 27 April 2017. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Wonderland tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Absolute Bowie
Waterside Arts Centre

Absolute Bowie: Celebrating the life of David BowieThere will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01619 125616
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The Grand Re-Launch
Dice Lounge

Were excited to announce that we will be Re‐Launching at the end of this month‐ Under new management.‐ New drink offers.‐ Brand new events calendar.‐ New interior.Joining us for our GRAND RE‐LAUNCH Guest DJ for the evening... House Hip Hop Dancehall and…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07933 743151
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May Day Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

A wide range of old stationary steam engines have been rescued and restored by volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society. Some of the engines are now unique the only ones of their kind to survive today anywhere in the world…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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Mixed Presents: Dappy Live
Liquid & Envy, Oldham

Mixed presents Dappy live.The former N‐Dubz rapper will be live performing all his tracks live on Liquid stage.Now going solo he had a UK hit with No Regrets which peaked at Number 1 in the UK charts & Beautiful Me. 2017 being…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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Muslim Marriage Event Manchester
Royal Nawaab Manchester

We are holding the next muslim marriage event on Sunday 30th April 2017 at Royal Nawaabs 1008 Stockport Road Levenshulme Manchester M19 3WN.Open Event Open to all MuslimsAn event to provide a platform for people seeking partners in marriage is now taking…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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Northern Ballet | Casanova
The Lowry

Consumed by his desires Casanova lived every minute in a whirlwind of scandal and excess. But theres more to the man. This original ballet will expose a story so sensational you wont believe its real.This spine‐tingling spectacle of 18th century decadence will…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208000
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Why Organisation Values and Behaviours? Free Busin
The Workplace

If your organisation wants to clearly communicate what it stands for both internally and to the wider world having developed values and behaviours will go a long way. More than statements on your reception wall or a page in your company policies…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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Northern Ballet | Goldilocks & the Tree Bears
The Lowry

One day her curiosity leads her to a house full of many surprises. With a family of friendly bears a beautiful blue bird and bowls of delicious porridge this ballet is just rightBringing this classic childrens story to life Goldilocks & the…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208000
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Monochrome photography exhibition
St. James's House

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionThe Monochrome format simplifies and strengthens our photographs. We draw attention to what caught our eye. We highlight patterns of light and shadow or use light falling across a…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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Third Week in August
Bolton Little Theatre

When Sue decides to try and get away from everybody on a solo caravan holiday little does she realise that shes booked into the caravan site from hell She is soon taken under the wing of expert but inadequate caravanner Neville when…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01204 524469
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Introduction to Investors in People. Free Workshop
The Workplace

Introduction to Investors in People is a practical workshop designed to help you explore IIP and what it can mean for your organisation. With interactive exercises the session will help you ascertain where you are against the Standard and how to identify…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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IED North
The Lowry

Taking place on 10 May 2017 at the Lowry Hotel Manchester the IED North Conference will be bringing together economic development regeneration and business leaders from across the Northern region and beyond to discuss how the public and private sectors can work…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02082 678103
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Manfords Comedy Club
Altrincham Garrick Playhouse

The Garrick Theatre in Altrincham plays host to Manfords Comedy Club.This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK personally selected by Jason Manford.A great evening of original stand‐up comedy with some top names from the touring circuit and…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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Manchester Multichannel Conference: Free tickets!
UKFast Campus

Following on from the success of our 2016 Manchester conference were excited to bring you another useful conference for online sellers on collaboration with Digitl.The event will follow a similar format to our other events but will take place during the day…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01613 272923
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Mum2mum Market Baby & Childrens Nearly New Sale
Sowerby Bridge High School

Sat 13th May ‐ Sowerby Bridge High School ‐ Doors Open 13:15 15:15Over 30 stalls selling excellent condition baby and childrens goods at bargain prices. Well‐known brands at a fraction of high street prices. Everything imaginable for your little ones.JOIN THE…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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Strictly Come Dancing Stars Anton Du Beke & Erin B
Village Hotel & Leisure Club Manchester

Youll see Anton & Erin perform their Breathtaking Ballroom showcase up close & personal for a truly intimate experience unlike any other learn to dance with the stars hear all about their Strictly experiences with our fun Q&A session hosted by Anton…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08001 601770
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Public Sector Cyber Security Conference
Old Traffords

The Public Sector Cyber Security Conference boasts a variety of outstanding speakers from across public sector and IT security. Each one has been handpicked based on their experience and professional background to ensure that all delegates benefit from relevant high‐quality presentations. Throughout…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1612 958150
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Professor Brian Cox Live
Manchester Arena

Now coming to even more venues across UK and Ireland in Spring 2017 its the hotly anticipated tour by the acclaimed Professor Brian Cox OBE. The show will take audiences on a dazzling journey through space and time delving into high science…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Professor Brian Cox
Manchester Arena

Professor Brian Cox at Manchester Arena in Manchester on Sunday 21 May 2017. 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: 7.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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London Posse - 30th Anniversary Tour - First Shows
Rebellion

London Posse30th Anniversary Tour ‐ First Shows in Over 20 Years Sunday 21st May 7pm ‐ The Jazz Cafe London NW1 7PG ‐ SOLD OUTMonday 22nd May 7pm ‐ The Fleece Bristol BS1 6JJTuesday 23rd May 7pm ‐ Rebellion Manchester M1 5WZThursday…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02078 339544
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The Chinese State Circus - Dynasty
Torkington Park

The internationally acclaimed Chinese State Circus is coming back after a break of three years returning to its roots in an innovatively spectacular new production DYNASTY.The incomparable Chinese State Circus will be playing at Torkington Park Hazel Grove from Tuesday 23rd…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08444 155228
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The Operating Theatre Summit and Exhibition 2017
Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester

The The Operating Theatre Conference 2017: The future of surgery boasts a variety of outstanding speakers from multiple sectors. Each one has been handpicked based on their experience and professional background to ensure that all delegates benefit from relevant high‐quality presentations.Come and…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1612 950115
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8th Annual Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Manag
The Point, Emirates Old Trafford

Back for its 8th year the Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management Conference Europe is Europes premier platform to unite the industrys leaders.An unavoidable increase in reactor retirement combined with a lack of experience in decommissioning projects leads to numerous challenges for the…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02073 757182
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Introduction to Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP)
The Workplace

It is generally easier to achieve what you set out to do when the people you are doing it with are just that ‐ with you.Successful employers already understand the need to create relevant and dynamic organisations where what your people are…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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Little Shop of Horrors
NWTAC Theatre

The cult comedy musical by Alan Menken tells the story of how a nerdy florist finds his chance for success and romance with the help of a giant man‐eating plant who demands to be fed. With memorable songs such as Skidrow…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 071617
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Tubular Brass perform Tubular Bells + Mary Casio
Royal Northern College Of Music

Absolutely terrific and the most satisfying live musical event Ive attended in years. The Arts Desk Mike Oldfields classic album Tubular Bells performed live by Tubular Brass a 28‐piece brass band featuring some of the UKs finest players and presenting a…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07748 917201
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Great Manchester Run for Kidscan
Manchester City Centre

Run for Kidscan Childrens Cancer Research and you can help us fight childhood cancer. We want EVERY child with cancer to survive and thrive. Visit our website: www.kidscan.org.ukgreat‐manchester‐run For guaranteed places we ask you to raise a minimum sponsorship of £150 and…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01612 953206
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Spring Bank Holiday Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

A wide range of old stationary steam engines have been rescued and restored by volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society. Some of the engines are now unique the only ones of their kind to survive today anywhere in the world…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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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…

City Art Gallery

Manchester Art Gallery houses one of the UK's finest art collections in spectacular surroundings. The Gallery has recently benefited from a £35m transformation and has superb visitor facilities and friendly, welcoming staff. There are currently around 25,000 items in the collection and over 2,000 of these…

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