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

26
APR
GREAT LANCASHIRE WEDDING SHOW
USN Bolton Arena

April 2013 saw the launch of the Great Lancashire Wedding Show a large‐scale wedding exhibition created to showcase the very finest in Lancashire wedding businesses for the Northern bride. The show has proved to be a huge success with couples throughout…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07742 609136
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26
APR
Riverside Steam & Vintage Vehicle Rally
Riverside Holiday Park

Over 20 full sized steam engines will be colouring the Riverside pastures on this hopefully fine April weekend including the only surviving Foden‐built Showmans engine Prospector. Steam fans will be thrilled with the authentic results and attention to detail our full‐size and…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL:
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26
APR
The Great Lancashire Big Wedding Weekender
USN Bolton Arena

Once again were brimming with gorgeous wedding inspiration and around 120 quality wedding businesses of all shapes and sizes waiting to meet you ‐ including award‐winning venues situated throughout the North West region. Whatever theme you have in mind for your perfect…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: BL66LB
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26
APR
Wigan Athletic vs Blackpool
DW Stadium

Wigan Athletic vs Blackpool appears live in Wigan Lancashire at DW Stadium on Saturday 26 April 2014. For ticket prices to watch Wigan Athletic vs Blackpool at DW Stadium see the list of tickets available for Wigan Athletic vs Blackpool.…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Sports

01
MAY
Lee Nelson
53 Degrees

Hello u blurb readin legend Its Lee Nelson here from off ur tele im coming to a crap town near u with my brand new WELL NEW TOURits gonna b bigga betta …

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
MAY
The Marriage of Figaro
Holy Trinity Church Hall

Everything seems to be going right for Figaro he is the favourite servant of a grateful Count he has the most convenient accommodation in the castle and the girl of his dreams for his future bride . . .then he…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07732 207317
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13
MAY
Extreme Stunt Show Wigan
DW Stadium

check out the monster action where our very own trucks Extreme and Lil Devil compete to prove theyre the best car crushing monsters in Europe. 2013 was a very busy year for these monsters. Performing at over 150 shows during…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 0844 771000
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13
MAY
Omid Djalil LIve
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

OMID DJALILI LIVE Hes back on tour with a splash following a sell‐out four week West‐End residency and a sold‐out season at the Edinburgh Festival. A firm favourite with his legendary performances Omids stand‐up awards include; Time Out Award ‐ for Best…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794211
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15
MAY
WIGAN WEDDING FAIR
Macdonald Kilhey Court Hotel And Spa

With immaculate landscaped gardens and lakes the Macdonald Kilhey Court Hotel & Spa provides the perfect backdrop for wedding ceremonies receptions and photographs.Back in the Victorian era Kilhey Court was built as a wedding gift by a husband to his new bride.…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07742 609136
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16
MAY
Wedding and Event Entertainment Showcas
West Tower

If you are looking for entertainment for any event especially your Wedding then this is a must see show. Experience up to 8 of the best entertainment acts in the North West live & try before you buy.Ntertain are delighted to be…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01942 530503
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20
MAY
Fairport Convention
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Hailed as the originators of British folk‐rock music Fairport Convention remains one of the most entertaining bands on todays concert circuit. Their sell‐out gigs always attract critical acclaim and delight audiences. Fairport has a vast…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
MAY
The Hoosiers
53 Degrees

The Hoosiers at 53 Degrees live on Tuesday 20 May 2014 in Preston Lancashire. A popular live music event taking place on the Tuesday 20 May 2014 that will see tickets sell out quickly. Buy tickets for The Hoosiers at…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
MAY
The Reduced Shakespeare Company The complete works
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

REDUCED SHAKESPEARE COMPANY In THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE abridged revised Written by Adam Long Daniel Singer and Jess Winfield. Directed by Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor. All 37 Plays in 97 Minutes An irreverent fast‐paced romp through the Bards plays…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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30
MAY
Hue and Cry
53 Degrees

Live music event at 53 Degrees Preston Lancashire. To watch Hue and Cry live at 53 Degrees on the Friday 30 May 2014 check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and compare the best ticket prices.…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
JUN
Wedding fair and Venue open day
Truffles Restaurant and Champagne Bar

Our new wedding venue with seating for 100 and buffet 150. Truffles modern interior with garden and decking area is great for creating an intimate wedding reception or family celebration . .the vintage Tea Room will also be open serving teas coffees…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07538 425283
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01
JUL
Gary Numan
53 Degrees

Gary Numan was a pioneer in the early electronic scene confounding the contemporary music press with his androgynous stage presence and signature technique of feeding synthesizer hooks through guitar effect pedals. His most famous single…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
JUL
James Blunt
Hoghton Tower

James Blunt returns following his sell out 2008 visit performing songs and new material from his forthcoming album Some Kind of Trouble released on the 8 November 2010. …

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

05
JUL
Katherine Jenkins
Hoghton Tower

Katherine Jenkins first rose to stardom in 1998. She is a hugely popular Welsh Mezzo soprano and classical musician. Jenkins graduated with honours from the Royal Academy of Music then worked as a freelance singing…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

31
AUG
Wedding Fair
Preston masonic hall

The Preston City Wedding Fashion & Beauty Vintage FairPreston Masonic Hall.PR1 2QU parking off Walker st.A Ladies Day......Bridal ‐FASHION ‐BEAUTY .Dance wear and dance shoes 23rd March .2014 11.30am ‐4.30pm Red Carpet Bridal Show Traditional Bridal by Susan Craig Chorley & Vintage…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07538 425283
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07
SEP
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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05
OCT
CHORLEY WEDDING FAIR
Best Western Park Hall Hotel

Best Western Park Hall Hotel is set in a simply stunning setting. The Hotel nestled in over 100 acres of beautiful countryside boasts a lakeside location complete with its own jetty and spectacular fountain offering all the trappings of an idyllic country…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07742 609136
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11
OCT
Chris Ramsey
Chorley Little Theatre

Fresh from a complete sell‐out twice extended 2012 tour multiple appearances on Celebrity Juice and 8 Out of 10 Cats and a starring role in BBC Two's Hebburn Chris embarks on a brand new tour…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

17
OCT
Larry Miller
53 Degrees

After picking up his brother's guitar and writing his first song Larry Miller knew his future lay in Rock music. After many years in the music business and touring constantly Larry has built up a…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
OCT
Lytham Vintage and Antiques Market
Lytham Assembly Rooms

Lytham Vintage and Antiques Market. 30 great traders selling Vintage Antiques Retro Pre‐loved Treasures and Collectables. Town centre venue. Lytham Assembly Rooms formerly Lytham Baths Dicconson Terrace Lytham Lancashire FY8 5JY. Lovely venue and tea rooms. Open 10.00am ‐ 4.00pm. Last Saturday…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 01253 782828
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26
OCT
Wedding Fair Spectacular
Chorley Town Hall

Chorley Town HallsMajestic Lancastrian Ballroom is Our Venue for this spectacular event .As ADD A LITTLE SPARKLEdresses the room for our sparkling event .£1 Entry FREE BRIDAL BOOKFREE TICKET TO WIN £100 Over 40 vendors and a large RUNWAY Catwalk show from…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07538 425283
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20
NOV
Lee Mack Hit The Road Mack
Preston Guild Hall

The multi‐award winning star of Not Going Out and Would I Lie To You Lee Mack is going back on the road with his first live tour in 4 years. Expect his trademark brand of…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts