What's on inCroston

Welcome to Croston

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

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Forthcoming events in Croston

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Summer Spectacular Blackpool Viva 2014
VIVA Blackpool

It s Blackpool s BIGGEST Summer Season Line Up and it s all live right here at VIVA Blackpool Join Leye D Johns for an evening of pure escapism with the very best guest vocalists and our beautiful VIVA Showgirls on…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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Dawn French
Grand Theatre

Lets face it we dont really need to introduce Dawn French to you. If we do then you dont own a TV do you Star of hit TV sitcom The Vicar of Dibley…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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7th Lytham Beer Festival
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

7th Lytham Beer & Cider Festival 90 Real Ales Ciders and Foreign Beers. Live Entertainment Friday & Saturday Evening . More information can be found at www.blackpoolcamra.org.uk Thursday 4th Sept 5pm ‐ 11pm £3 Friday 5th Sept 12pm ‐ 11pm £3 before…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01253 794221
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Oh What A Nite On September 04, 2014
VIVA Blackpool

Songs from Frankie Valli and The 4 Seasons The Stylistics The Drifters Four Tops Overtones and more performed by a brilliant 4 part harmony vocal line‐up. Hosted by Leye D Johns.Take a local vocal quartet the very best music of the…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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Danny Bryant
Citadel Arts Centre

Europe's leading Blues & Rock publication Classic Rock Blues recently called Danny a National Blues Treasure a title that he has worked tirelessly and passionately to earn. Riding high on the European blues scene for over a decade yet still only 32…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Viva Blackpool Summer Spectacular at September 05
VIVA Blackpool

Its the Viva Summer Spectacular featuring brilliant comedy music and dance in a 3 hour Vegas style cabaret production show it's the perfect night outIts Blackpool's BIGGEST Summer Season Line‐Up and it's all live right here at VIVA Blackpool Join Leye…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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Hang the DJ with Special Guest DJ Mike Joyce
The Citadel

Our new alternative club moves to third base as Mike Joyce of legendary 80s band The Smiths takes to the decks. Mike will be supported by local band Titors Insignia and there will also be a set from regular house DJ Jack…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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The Comedy Club Lancashire
The 180 Club

The Comedy Club Lancashire at The 180 Club Leigh on Saturday 6th September. 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Host Comedian ‐ Tony SimpsonTony Simpson was Brilliant BBC Radio YorkTony is full of energy and improvisation a strong compere who can…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01942 672800
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Counterfeit Quo
North Pier Blackpool

Counterfeit Quo appears live in Blackpool Lancashire at North Pier Blackpool on Saturday 06 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch Counterfeit Quo at North Pier Blackpool see the list of tickets available for Counterfeit Quo.…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Joe Longthorne Live on September 07
VIVA Blackpool

Sundays throughout 2014Join Joe Longthorne live in concert as he exclusively visits VIVA Blackpool throughout 2014 for a series of Vegas style lounge performances with a full band backing in the stylish surroundings of VIVA Blackpool.With support from Leye D Johns the…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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PRESTON WEDDING FAIR
Beeston Manor Country Hotel

Beeston Manor is without doubt one of Lancashires finest wedding venues situated within a beautiful rural setting on the edge of the Ribble Valley. It is an exclusive use wedding venue and therefore highly sought after. Our wedding fair features many of…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07742 609136
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Blackpool Variety Show
North Pier Blackpool

Blackpool Variety Show at North Pier Blackpool live on Monday 08 September 2014 in Blackpool Lancashire. For tickets to see Blackpool Variety Show at North Pier Blackpool see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Variety Show
North Pier Blackpool

Variety Show at North Pier Blackpool in Blackpool on Monday 08 September 2014. 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 comparison…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Folk & Beyond
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

A Friends of the Lowther Pavilion Theatre Fundraising event held in the Studio Bar. Joan Aitchison and Stephen Carter have been playing together since the mid 1970s with breaks in‐between for their respective families and businesses. Joan is best known on the…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Viva Blackpool Summer Spectacular On Ten Sep
VIVA Blackpool

Its Blackpools BIGGEST Summer Season Line‐Up and its all live right here at VIVA Blackpool Join Leye D Johns for an evening of pure escapism ‐ with the very best guest vocalists and our beautiful VIVA Showgirls on stage for a 3…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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Gary Lovini
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Gary Lovini Ltd proudly presents One Night Only BRITAINS NO 1 VIOLIN SHOWMAN GARY LOVINI Lowther Pavillion is proud to present the sensational Gary Lovini in a show you wont want to miss Following his stunning appearance on last years Lytham Proms…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Oh What A Nite On September 11, 2014
VIVA Blackpool

Songs from Frankie Valli and The 4 Seasons The Stylistics The Drifters Four Tops Overtones and more performed by a brilliant 4 part harmony vocal line‐up. Hosted by Leye D Johns.Take a local vocal quartet the very best music of the…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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Viva Blackpool Summer Spectacular On September 12
VIVA Blackpool

Its the Viva Summer Spectacular featuring brilliant comedy music and dance in a 3 hour Vegas style cabaret production show it's the perfect night outIts Blackpool's BIGGEST Summer Season Line‐Up and it's all live right here at VIVA Blackpool Join Leye…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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West End to Broadway
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

A Scintillating musical tribute to Londons West End and New Yorks Broadway …

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Fawlty Towers The Dinner Show
King George's Hall

Fawlty Towers The Dinner Show at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn on Friday 12 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Fawlty Towers The Dinner Show live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Blackpool Tower All Nighter
Blackpool Tower

The greatest venue on the planet delivers the greatest music on earth from the famous Wigan Casino All Nighter. Dance all night to the 70s Soundtrack of your lifeDJs RICHARD SEARLING KEV ROBERTSCHRIS KING DAVE EVISON MARK FREEMAN GINGER TAYLOR NIGE BROWN…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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Nick Ross Orchestra
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

The NIck Ross Orchestra bring us the Sounds of the Glenn Miller era The lights soften the mood settles. An audience waits for that first moment of sound. The Big Band is poised relaxed but with eyes anxious for the lead. Then…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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The Grand Opening: Hollyoaks Danny Mac
Cameo, Preston

On Saturday 13th September 2014 Cameo and Vinyl welcomes a new twin scene clubbing experience in the heart of Preston. The hotly anticipated launch of the venue which has undergone a two hundred and fifty thousand pound refurbishment will open its doors…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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Viva Blackpool Summer Spectacular at Blackpool
VIVA Blackpool

Its the Viva Summer Spectacular featuring brilliant comedy music and dance in a 3 hour Vegas style cabaret production show it's the perfect night outIts Blackpool's BIGGEST Summer Season Line‐Up and it's all live right here at VIVA Blackpool Join Leye…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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Celebr8i0ns Tour
North Pier Blackpool

This fantastic family event will see Celebr8i0ns Tour live in Blackpool Lancashire at the North Pier Blackpool on Saturday 13 September 2014. Compare ticket prices for the Celebr8i0ns Tour event below.…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

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Social Welcome Party with Celebrity Big Brother's
Cameo, Preston

Its a massive welcome to the Freshers of 2014 to give them a taste of what we do here at SOCIAL the Official UCLAN Monday NightWith guest appearance from former hairdresser Ricci Guarnaccio hes been the star of reality shows Geordie Shore…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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The Voice of The Heart - Karen Carpenter
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Voice Of The Heart Karen Carpenter Sunday 14th September 7.30pm Box Office 01253 794 221 www.lowtherpavilion.co.uk With an exciting new show Full House Productions visit The Lowther Pavilion with the smash‐hit Voice Of The Heart Karen Carpenter. It will be…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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A Night Of Fury
North Pier Blackpool

A Night Of Fury appears live in Blackpool Lancashire at North Pier Blackpool on Sunday 14 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch A Night Of Fury at North Pier Blackpool see the list of tickets available for A Night Of…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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FREE taster session at the Southport Rock Choir
Southport & Birkdale Sports Club

Your local Southport choir is run by singerpianist Anthony Seaman. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around Merseyside and as a choir we also join up with other branches of Rock Choir to support national charities such…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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Social Mondays: Freshers Ball
Cameo, Preston

Join us for the biggest night Freshers 2014Capacity by 11:00pm every yearDoors open 8:00pmOfficial UCLAN Monday NightPart of the UCLAN Freshers Experience PassJoin us for the first proper night of freshers and experience why Mondays are the biggest and best student night…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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Tourist Attractions


British Lawnmower Museum

The Museum has now become one of the Worlds leading authorities on vintage lawnmowers and is now the largest import & export specialists in antique garden machinery, supplying parts, archive conservation of manuscript materials and valuing machines from all over the world.Included in this Unique National collection are…

National Football Museum

The National Football Museum is home to the world's greatest football archive. Our staff are second to none with their expert knowledge of the beautiful game.The National Football Museum exists to explain how and why football has become 'the people's game', a key part of England's heritage and…

Atkinson Art Gallery

British art of the 17th‐20th centuries, including works by Lely, Cotman, Ford Madox Brown, Sickert and Ginner, as well as The Death of General Wolfe by Benjamin West. Large collection of British watercolours, etchings and engravings.Themed exhibitions from the permanent collection are regularly shown. Every month the Gallery…

Balloons Over Lancashire

Hot Air Balloons at Balloons Over Lancashire in Leyland, Lancashire. Contact venue on 01772 601525 for opening times and entrance costs.…

British Commercial Vehicle Museum

The British Commercial Vehicle Museum has a compelling story to tell .It represents one of the largest manufacturing industries in the United kingdom.Over one milllion people in the UK are employed in some way with the road transport industry and its infastructure.Trucks carry more than 98 of the…

Harris Museum and Art Gallery

The Museum has over 75,000 items in its collections. These include a major collection of fine art, in particular 19th century sculptures, oils and watercolours and contemporary photography. The museum also holds large collections of costume and textiles, ceramics and glass, including the largest collection of perfume bottles…

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