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

23
DEC
Snow White Pantomime
King George's Hall

Snow White Pantomime at King George&039;s Hall live Pantomime on Tuesday 23 December 2014 in Blackburn Lancashire. To compare ticket prices for the Snow White Pantomime event at King George&039;s Hall see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
DEC
Leye D's Christmas Cabaret
VIVA Blackpool

After incredible response in 2013 we bring you not one but three great shows this Christmas for you to choose fromLeye Ds Christmas Cabaret is here for those looking forward to a festive sit down meal and show night out with…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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27
DEC
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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28
DEC
Roy Chubby Brown - Who Ate All The Pies
VIVA Blackpool

Tickets £17.50 £20.50After a sell out date in December Roy Chubby Brown is back with a bang in Blackpool for 2014 with a series of live dates here at VIVA with his meatiest show yet Who Ate All The PiesHe's still…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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31
DEC
Blackpool New Years Eve Soul
Winter Gardens Blackpool

The Big New Years Eve Soul party is at the legendary Winter Gardens Blackpool.2 rooms 9pm‐3am featuring the Norths Best Loved Soul DJs Kev Roberts Richard Searling Ozz Jim HargreavesJohn Kane Pete Haigh Jem Booth And Guests.Motown Northern Soul Disco Anthems on…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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31
DEC
New Year's Eve 2014: Las Vegas Style
Cameo, Preston

Cameo & Vinyl presents the biggest night of the year New Years Eve 2014 Join us for the ultimate New Years Eve experience as we party right the way through until the early hours of 2015Usher in 2015 with style in Prestons…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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31
DEC
VIVA New Years Eve 2014
VIVA Blackpool

Its the very best way to bring in the New Year ‐ great food drink and a brilliant 3 hour show experience... VIVA is Blackpools Best Show Night out and we can guarantee that NEW YEARS EVE is best spent with usEnjoy…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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31
DEC
Last Night of the Proms
Preston Guild Hall

Last Night of the Proms at Preston Guild Hall in Preston on Wednesday 31 December 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans.…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

31
DEC
Last Night of the Proms
Preston Guild Hall

The Last Night of the Proms is the culmination of the BBCs 8 week summer concert season. Having celebrated the classics with concerts and other events the last night is a flamboyant finale in Londons…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

31
DEC
New Years Eve Family Party
Empress Ballroom

New Years Eve Family Party at Empress Ballroom in Blackpool on Wednesday 31 December 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
JAN
Georges Comedy Club
King George's Hall

Georges Comedy Club at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn on Friday 09 January 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
JAN
FREE taster session at the Southport Rock Choir
International Suite

The local Southport choir is run by singing teacher Anthony Seaman. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Southport Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining our community…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Maghull/Ormskirk Rock C
Ormskirk Parish Church

The Ormskirk Rock Choir is led by local musician Anthony Seaman. People who have already joined the choir who hail from Ormskirk and further afield in Merseyside come from all walks of life and most had no singing experience or ever thought…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
JAN
Vampires Rock
Grand Theatre

Hailed by some of rocks royalty this is a show like no other. A twist of rock a hint of comedy and jam packed with the greatest anthems you know and love. Along with Steve…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

21
JAN
Afternoon Variety Show
King George's Hall

Afternoon Variety Show performs live at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn Lancashire on Wednesday 21 January 2015. Buy and compare your tickets for Afternoon Variety Show at King George&039;s Hall now.…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

23
JAN
Livewire The AC/DC Show
The Citadel

Following their 2014 sell out gig LiveWire The ACDC Tribute show return to The Citadel with their unique six man tribute to rock musics greatest band ACDC. With them they bring cannons a wall of Marshalls and over two hours of…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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23
JAN
Richard & Adam
VIVA Blackpool

Classical singing brothers Richard and Adam wowed audiences all around the world when they hit our TV screens on Britains Got Talent 2013. Since the show the brothers career has gone from strength to strength and they have performed all over the…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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30
JAN
Aladdinsane
The Citadel

Aladdinsane are acclaimed as the best Bowie tribute act in the UK. The unique sound of David Bowie is lovingly recreated by lead singer Paul Henderson. Expect to hear classic tracks such as Starman Life On Mars and Ashes To Ashes. Please…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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30
JAN
Classics The Halle
King George's Hall

Classics The Halle at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn on Friday 30 January 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Classics The Halle tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

31
JAN
Lancashire Comedy Show
Thwaites Empire Theatre

Three Wise Men of Comedy Blackburn One night onlyTake the Mike is delighted to bring a comedy feast to BlackburnFor one night only were serving international comedian Daliso Chaponda Brilliant Brilliant act‐ The Frog and Bucket and king of comedy banter Dave…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08444 771000
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31
JAN
Soul Night
King George's Hall

Soul Night performs live at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn Lancashire on Saturday 31 January 2015. Buy and compare your tickets for Soul Night at King George&039;s Hall now.…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

06
FEB
The Supersonic 70's Show
The Citadel

The Supersonic 70s Show has been described as the best 70s music show in theatre land. Featuring male and female lead vocalists 6 accomplished performers bring tracks from the likes of Queen Mud T. Rex The Osmonds and Grease to life. Please…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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07
FEB
The Laughter Factory Comedy Club
The Citadel

Professional Comedy Club in St Helens Merseyside held at the historic Citadel Arts Centre. Laughter Factory brings you the funniest comics from the circuit. The Laughter Factory Comedy Club is hosted by everyones favourite local comedian Neil P Shawcross. Neil can be…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01744 735436
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07
FEB
American Wrestling
King George's Hall

American Wrestling appear live to play Wrestling at King George&039;s Hall on Saturday 07 February 2015 in Blackburn Lancashire. For the best ticket prices see below.…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Sports

13
FEB
Solid Gold Legends
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Solid Gold Country Legends Voted as Best Event British C. M.A. Awards The new Solid Gold Country Legends show is a Celebration of the Best in Country Music and has proved popular on both sides of the Atlantic. Led by Country Stars…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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15
FEB
Milton Jones & The Temple of Daft
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

MILTON JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DAFT Coming to the Lowther Pavilion for one night only Yes him with the loud shirts and messed up hair from Mock the Week Live at the Apollo Michael McIntyres Roadshow and multiple series on Radio…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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20
FEB
Echoes Of Erin
The Citadel

Echoes of Erin is a colourful and exciting show of Irish traditional music song and dance.The Echoes of Erin tour provides a fantastic showcase for the best in Irish traditional music song and dance. Top class performers in all fields display the…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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22
FEB
When Trolls Try To Eat Your Goldfish
The Citadel

WHEN TROLLS TRY TO EAT YOUR GOLDFISHwritten and performed by Dommy B as seen on BBC Rhyme Rocketfor children aged 5 and their familiesIn the middle of the night there is a noise ‐ a snuffling and a shuffling and a splintering…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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27
FEB
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

28
FEB
The Lancashire Hotpots
The Citadel

Local lads return for a night of comedy folk. The Lancashire Hotpots often sell out here at The Citadel so book early to secure your place. Expect to hear all the old favourites such as Chippy Tea and I Fear IKEA. Please…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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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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