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.

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Croston

25
MAY
Limehouse Lizzy
The Citadel

Renowned for an action‐packed pyrothechnic‐fuelled explosion of a show Limehouse Lizzy continue to keep the spirit of Celtic rock icon Philip Lynott and his band Thin Lizzy alive well and dominating stages worldwide. Attention to…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
MAY
How Sweet It Is - The Greatest Hits Of Motown
Viva Blackpool

5 Male Vocalists are backed with a Live BandJoin us as they deliver hit after hit from the Motown era and more ‐ An upbeat feel good night like no other from the UKs Number 1 Motown Experience.Venue: Viva Blackpool 3 church…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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25
MAY
Only Fools and 3 Courses Comedy Night and Dinner
Blackpool Pleasure Beach, 525 Ocean Blvd.

Join us for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Marlene and Boycie invite you to a Gala Dinner at the Brighton Fringe.Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning Invitation.Join us for the Dinner event…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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26
MAY
Club Tropicana - Preston's Biggest 80's Night!
Preston Guild Hall

. With music from ABC to ZZ top expect 6 hours of 80s heaven.9pm ‐ 3am. 6 hours of 80s heavenTICKETS: £5 each or 4 for £15 group bookingExpect to hear:Wham Duran Duran Frankie Goes To Hollywood Erasure …

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01179 450996
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27
MAY
Keepy Uppy (2:30pm Performance)
The Citadel

A silent pitch a still football.Footie strips shin pads shiny boots.A kick of the ball it flies it soars it scores .. GOALOur journey begins with grass stained knees Astro Turf and champions. Keepy Uppy tells an extraordinary tale of love devotion…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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27
MAY
Keepy Uppy (11:30am Performance)
The Citadel

A silent pitch a still football.Footie strips shin pads shiny boots.A kick of the ball it flies it soars it scores .. GOALOur journey begins with grass stained knees Astro Turf and champions. Keepy Uppy tells an extraordinary tale of love devotion…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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27
MAY
Blackpool Tower Bank Holiday Soul
Blackpool Tower

The Blackpool Tower Ballroom SUNDAY MAY 27 2018.The Blackpool Tower The Promenade Blackpool FY1 4BJ.Date : MAY 27 2018BLACKPOOL TOWER BALLROOM. The Promenade Blackpool ALL WINNERS Northern Soul All Dayer.DJ line‐up: KEV ROBERTS RICHARD SEARLING BLACKPOOL SOUL CLUB ROD ALLSWORTH JIMMY SCRIV…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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27
MAY
Skool of Street present Arti-Dodgers Twist
The Grand Theatre

One of Dickens most cherished storys Oliver Twist has been cleverly re‐imagined in an explosion of Funk for the family.Follow the charismatic Arti who despite his misfortune tries hard to better his impoverished beginnings. The story is told through a thrilling fusion…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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27
MAY
Lecture: Help & Healing on the Spiritual Path
Quaker Meeting Room

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.Through the absorption of the divine power many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain that have been declared as incurable by the medical profession. The words of…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01524 409345
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28
MAY
The Fairytale Trail
Botany Bay

Once upon a timeCreate your own fairytale this Spring Bank Holiday and adventure through the magical kingdom of Botany BayJoin us on Monday 28th May 10am 4pm to explore each of our five floors to find enchanting real‐life characters from your…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01257 261220
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28
MAY
Lee Nelson - Serious Joker
Viva Blackpool

Due to huge demand and over‐priced lawyers Lee is extending his smash‐hit tour for a second time adding a final 30 dates to his huge 150‐show run.Youve seen him sneaking into places he shouldnt be now come and see him where he…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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28
MAY
Lee Nelson - Tour extended to cover legal fees for
Viva Blackpool

Due to huge demand and over‐priced lawyers Lee is extending his smash‐hit tour for a second time adding a final 30 dates to his huge 150‐show run.Youve seen him sneaking into places he shouldnt be now come and see him where he…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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29
MAY
Fat Friends
Opera House Blackpool

The hit TV show Fat Friends from award‐winning national treasure Kay Mellor Band of Gold The Syndicate and In The Club is bursting onto the stage in a brand new musical with original music by Nick Lloyd Webber.Join the infamous group of…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 629600
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30
MAY
Me and My Girl at Blackpool Grand Theatre 2018
The Grand Theatre

Blackpool & Fylde Light Opera Company present The Tony and Olivier award‐winning Me and My Girl a musical with music by Noel Gay and its original book and lyrics by Douglas Furber and L. Arthur Rose.The musical is set in the glittering…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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02
JUN
Manford's Comedy Club
Chorley Little Theatre

Chorley Little 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: 6.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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04
JUN
Photographic Session - The Basics at Blackpool Gra
The Grand Theatre

Following sell‐out success of Blackpool Grand Theatres Photographic Sessions over the past 5 years with international photographer Sean Conboy we have decided to increase the number of sessions per year and in addition create a brand new more focused Photographic Session Advance…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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06
JUN
Preston Jazz & Improvisation Festival
53 Degrees

With amazing performances from British jazz legend Courtney Pine and rising star Camilla George to special improvisation led events from the likes of Graham Massey founding member of electronic pioneers 808 State the festival features an international cast ranging across jazz…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01772 201201
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06
JUN
Tim Vine - Sunset Milk Idiot at Blackpool
The Grand Theatre

Tim Vine presents Sunset Milk Idiot.Fire up your dongles and back‐up your 3‐pin memory spanners Tim Vine is returning to Blackpools Grand Theatre with his brand new show Sunset Milk Idiot for two nights only June 2018.Hell be telling lots of silly…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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08
JUN
UK Pink Floyd Experience
The Grand Theatre

. The highly acclaimed show also features over two hours of songs from both iconic albums Dark Side Of The Moon and Animals as well as Wish You Were Here Shine On You Crazy Diamond Another Brick In The Wall and Comfortably…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 290190
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08
JUN
Ceri Dupree – Live & Proud!
Viva Blackpool

Ceri Dupree & The showcase Dancers. Presenting a glamorous evening of hysterical comedy amazing vocal impersonations and jaw dropping eye popping costumes. You could meet Adele Cher Joan Collins Lady Ga Ga Bjork Shirley Bassey Camilla and even the Queen Ceri brings…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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09
JUN
Fawlty Towers Interactive Dinner Show
Best Western Plus Glendower Hotel

Join us for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Basil Sybil and Manuel do their very best to look after you the only way they no how. Chaos and mayhem are served in…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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09
JUN
Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro at Blackpool Grand
The Grand Theatre

During the course of one eventful day Figaro and Susanna must overcome every obstacle put in their way by Count Almaviva and his cronies before they can finally be united as man and wife. Blanche McIntyre Tosca 2017 returns to direct this…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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10
JUN
Sam Bailey - Live In Concert
Viva Blackpool

Sam Bailey one of the most talented performers in the music business joins us right here at Viva Blackpool for a night in concert performing LIVEVenue: Viva Blackpool 3 church street blackpool FY1 1HJPriceAdult: GBP 25.5Links: Booking: https:go.evvnt.com197904‐0pid269…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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10
JUN
Some Guys Have All The Luck at Blackpool Grand The
The Grand Theatre

Paul Metcalfe delivers an authentic and charismatic performance assuming the persona of this legendary singer‐songwriter and performer right down to the last detail ‐ from the distinctive vocals to the swaggering showmanship and sheer fun that have made Rod Stewart one of…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 290190
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15
JUN
The Commuters at Blackpool Grand Theatre 2018
The Grand Theatre

In a world where emails & social media follow us around on our phones is the digital world we live in changing the way we work How do we measure success Money in the bank Time on our hands SmilesFollow a group…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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15
JUN
The Lionel Richie Songbook - Dancing On The Ceilin
Viva Blackpool

From the creators of Talon ‐ The Best of EaglesFollowing his recent T.V. appearances on the BBCs Graham Norton Show and ITVs Sunday Night At The Palladium with the man himself Malcolm Pitt delivers a powerhouse and breathtaking performance as the iconic…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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16
JUN
Raver Tots
Viva Blackpool

Raver Tots is a family rave‐style event where kids and grownups can hit the dance floor and let off some steam We cater for all ages from 0 yearsCelebrating the best of British rave culture expect some of the countries biggest name…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01253 297297
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17
JUN
Little Women
Lytham Hall

Chapterhouse Theatre Company is proud to present the timeless story of Little Women based on the classic novel by Louisa May Alcott. Join Chapterhouse as four sisters ‐ Jo Beth Meg and Amy ‐ tell the story of their life during the…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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17
JUN
Jeanette Greenough – Spiritual Medium
Viva Blackpool

Enjoy a buffet and a physic night for only £13.95 T.V. Medium Jeanette Greenough has been able to see hear and sense the spirit world since the age of two years old. Working with her spirit guides is able to connect…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01253 297297
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17
JUN
Jon Culshaw: The Great British Take Off at Blackpo
The Grand Theatre

Comedian and impressionist Jon Culshaw and legendary comedy producer Bill Dare come to Blackpool for the first time following their sell‐out tour earlier in the year.Join us for an evening of unscripted unrehearsed spontaneous comedy and conversation as politicians sports personalities and…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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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…

Hesketh Park

The largest park in Southport, comprised of a large and safe children's play area, mini golf course and children's train in a woodland setting. There are numerous nature trails throughout this picturesque park, containing varied wildlife with duck ponds, lakes and a large Aviary.Park Caf. Parking is free…

Splash World

Were getting in the mood for a splashtastic time at Dunes Splash World Theres always lots of fun things to do at Splash World with rides, slides and me, Murtle the Turtle, to make sure that you have a fantastic dayNot a fan of getting wet No worries…

New Pleasureland

Pleasureland was opened in King's Gardens, Southport, in 1912 with a Helter Skelter and figure eight rollercoaster. By 1924 the addition of a water chute, boats on the Marine Lake and a Hiram Maxim Flying Machine meant the park had outgrown its site and the rides and attractions…

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…

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