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.

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Forthcoming events in Castleton

21
MAY
Lunar 7
International Anthony Burgess Foundation

Lunar 7 is a science‐fiction adventure drawn from real and personal stories around mental healthIt address issues around stigma whilst sending a message about wellbeing and the dangers of substance misuse. ATTIUS has been the commander of the Vespasian for many years…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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21
MAY
Airbnb Smart Hosting Seminar - Manchester
Pendulum Hotel Conference Room 5

. Learn all about smart Airbnb hosting ‐ Book now limited space available Airbnb in Manchester is quickly gaining traction. If youre interested in letting out your property this seminar will give you a unique insight into the short‐term letting world. Having…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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22
MAY
Speed Dating in Manchester
walrus

Speed Dating in ManchesterHow speed dating in Manchester worksBy simply arriving at venue for the Speed Dating in Manchester event you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the evening…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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24
MAY
9th Annual Nuclear Decommissioning Conference
Old Trafford

.Presentations from 30 senior level decision makers over 200 of your peers and over 30 exhibitors showcasing the latest and most innovative developments within the decommissioning and waste management industry. Heres what you can expect from the event in 2018:.Discover how to…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 02073 757246
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25
MAY
HAPPY DAYS
Royal Exchange Theatre

Happy Days are here again with the premiere of a brand new UK tour based on the hit TV series featuring the unforgettable King of Cool' Arthur The Fonz' Fonzarelli.Join your favourite 50's family the…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
MAY
Manford's Comedy Club
Todmorden Hippodrome Theatre

Todmorden Hippodrome Theatre 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 UK touring circuit and television.Facebook:…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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26
MAY
ComedySportz
Waterside Arts Centre

ComedySportz is an all ages all action all improvised competitive comedy show where two teams battle it out for laughs with quick‐witted gags games sketches and songs inspired by audience suggestions. Theres a referee on hand to keep things moving and ensure…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01619 125616
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26
MAY
ComedySportz 4 Tots
Waterside Arts Centre

ComedySportz are bringing a show packed with silly games and songs for even younger audiences. Highly interactive this friendly non‐competitive version of the show will delight and entertain with madcap improvised games with plenty of physicality stories songs silly noises and big…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01619 125616
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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: 11.1 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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28
MAY
Emma Stevens ‘To My Roots Spring Tour’ Manches
The Castle Hotel

Hailed as just magical by the late great Sir Terry Wogan Emma Stevens is the surfer chick singersongwriter whos taken the UK by storm with her distinctive fusion of countrypop. With almost three million Spotify plays over a million video views on…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +44(0)1612 379485
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30
MAY
Student Night at The Crystal Maze LIVE
The Crystal Maze Live Experience Manchester

Teams of eight will be lead around the mazes four themed zones: Aztec Medieval Industrial and Futuristic by a charismatic Maze Master Tip: Befriending them early on is a wise move if you want them to impart their insider knowledge with you.Inside…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 01617 910727
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01
JUN
Hot Air Balloon Rides - Manchester Experiences
Manchester

Enjoy a hot air balloon ride across Manchester on this hot air balloon ride experience.Further information:https:sites.google.comviewhot‐air‐balloon‐experiencesGift vouchers:http:tidd.lyf8681898Balloon rides take place at dawn or dusk and the whole experience lasts around 3‐4 hours. Your pilot will give you a full safety briefing and…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

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02
JUN
Improv Mullet
The Kings Arms,

Why Improv Mullet Because its short gags and games in the first half and longer sketches and scenes in the second All improvised fun from the team behind hit show ComedySportz. If you loved shows like Whose Line Is It Anyway then…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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03
JUN
mum2mum market Altrincham
Altrincham Football Club

SELL your quality second hand baby childrens and maternity clothes preloved baby equipment or used pram at our nearly new baby and childrens market and keep 100 of the proceeds.Book a stall at http:www.mum2mummarket.co.ukbook‐a‐stall.html BUY Nearly new baby and childrens clothes used…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07905 906594
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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: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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08
JUN
Best of Broadway
NWTAC Theatre

All the best bits from Broadway are brought straight to the NWTAC Theatre in June. Join the cast as they journey through some of the most famous musicals plays and revues ever to tread the Broadway boards. See your favourite shows…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 071617
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08
JUN
The Best of Broadway
NWTAC Theatre

Join the cast as they journey through some of the most famous musicals plays and revues ever to tread the Broadway boards. See your favourite shows and some new ones that havent made the trip over the pond yet. A…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 071617
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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: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 076545 678765
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09
JUN
Manchester Wine Tasting Experience Day ' New World
The Midland Hotel

OurManchester Wine‐Tasting Coursesare fantastic days out learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast. Its a fullWine‐Tasting Experience Daywhere youll taste 14 Wines learn about food and wine…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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12
JUN
The Nature of Forgetting
The Lowry

Following a highly successful run at Edinburgh Fringe 2017 Theatre Res The Nature of Forgetting now launches an exciting international tour. It is a powerful explosive and joyous piece about what is left when memory and recollection are gone.Tom has just…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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19
JUN
Global Offshore Wind Manchester June 2018
Manchester Central Convention Complex

Rise with offshore wind ‐ an industry with global ambition to power nations.Were bringing together project developers manufacturers financiers ports supply chain companies technical experts and more to discuss progress and the substantial opportunity offshore wind represents for UK companies and the…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2079 013000
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22
JUN
Gobefest
Albert Square

The UKs only Transylvanian festival of arts and culture Gbfest returns to Manchester from Friday 22‐Sunday 24 June 2018. Last year saw 10000 adventurous revellers put their best foot forward to try out traditional folk dancing soak up the unique sounds of…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01612 326087
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22
JUN
The Northern Franchise Exhibition
Eventcity

A major new report examining business growth in the UK reveals that the North West generated £165bn GVA Gross Value Added in 2016 a figure exceeded only by London and the South East. The research shows further potential for growth in the…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02083 945294
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22
JUN
Absolute Bowie come to Stockport this June
The Plaza Stockport

.Absolutely wicked. As one who was there watching Absolute Bowie put me back there again. For anyone who missed it or fans who want to relive it I definitely recommend it. As close to the real thing that youll get. Enjoy. ‐…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01614 777779
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23
JUN
GoFest North in Manchester - June 2018
Regional Athletics Arena (Etihad Campus)

.Manchester Regional Athetics Arena National Squash Centre and the Regional Tennis Football Centre and The East Manchester Leisure Centre Pool and Dance Studio tbc.A brilliant opportunity to Have a Go at almost every sport you can think of from Scuba Diving…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01483 497065
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23
JUN
mum2mum market Manchester Nearly New Sale
Chorlton High School

SELL your quality second hand baby childrens and maternity clothes preloved baby equipment or used pram at our nearly new baby and childrens market and keep 100 of the proceeds.Dont know where to start sorting out your baby items sign up for…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07905 906594
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23
JUN
Counter Terrorism, Prevent Duty and British Values
Holiday Inn Manchester - City Centre

This is an interesting and reflective course containing relevant content for todays society. The course teaches us how to use this up‐to‐date information to ensure we protect children from all types of radicalisation. The course identifies your responsibility in challenging views and…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01543 711126
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28
JUN
QUEENS OF THE COAL AGE
Royal Exchange Theatre

We Are Women Against Pit Closures And Were Occupying This PitAnne Elaine Dot and Lesley. Four ordinary women facing the closure of their community. Its 1993 and the Parkside Colliery pit may be winding down but theyre not giving up. Their bras…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01618 339833
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28
JUN
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Waterside Arts Centre

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful musical score and…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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30
JUN
Manchester Thai Festival
Manchester Thai Festival

A two day event to experience the taste of Thailand this summer at Platt Fields Park Manchester is brought to you by Magic of Thailand.Treat yourself to a weekend wonder and bring along your families and friends to feel a touch of…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

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Tourist Attractions


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…

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…

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…

Old Trafford

With over 200,000 visitors every year, from all over the world, you know that you are part of one of the greatest clubs on the planet. Come and see for yourself why so many people make the journey Young or old, United fan or not, it really…

Turton Tower

A Delightful Tudor House in Woodland Gardens A distinctive 15th century English country house. Set in relaxing woodlands on the edge of the popular walking area of the West Pennine Moors.Period rooms displaying a magnificent collection of decorative woodwork, paintings and furniture includes items loaned from the…

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