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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Cabaret Night @ Hightown Cricket Club
Hightown Cricket Club

Celebrate Easter with some delicious food great entertainment from the nations favourite swing singer Mr Jason Isaacs and a dance floor till midnight Drinks at reasonable prices too :Come along and see Jason in action not that hell be in his whites...Price…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01912 131831
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VIVA 80s Spectacular
VIVA Blackpool

VIVA 80s Spectacular with special guests formerly of Bucks FizzIts time to rewind and take you back to the 1980sJoin your host Leye D Johns Phil Jeffries and our very own VIVA Showgirls as we go back in time to the…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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VIVA 80s Spectacular with special guests
VIVA Blackpool

Its time to rewind and take you back to the 1980s...Join your host Leye D Johns Phil Jeffries and our very own VIVA Showgirls as we go back in time with Formely Of Bucks Fizz to the days of leg warmers fluorescent…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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Blackpool Soul All Nighter
Winter Gardens Blackpool

One of the UKs most prominent venues with dance floors that are out of this worldThis is a ticketless event. Simply print off your order at time of booking or make a note of the order number and thats it. Your names…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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Comedy Station Comedy Club
The Round Room - VIVA Blackpool

If you love a good laugh youve definitely come to the right place...Eat Drink and get merry VIVA is home to the Comedy Station Comedy Club ‐ appearing weekly throughout the year in the heart of BlackpoolIts the place to lose yourself…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01253 297297
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Comedy Station Comedy Club - Noel James
The Round Room at VIVA Blackpool

If you love a good laugh youve definitely come to the right place... Eat Drink and get merry VIVA is home to the Comedy Station Comedy Club ‐ tonights headline act is Noel James plus 3 acts.Its the place to lose yourself…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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T-REX (the Music Of Marc and Mickey)
The Wyrebank

T‐Rex the music of Marc and Mickey originally reformed in 1998 with 3 members of T‐Rex whom worked alongside the legendary Marc Bolan back in the 70s.Now remaining one of Marcs drummers and close friend Paul Fenton has teamed with…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07719 186145
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Chris Connor: The World Famous Elvis Show
VIVA Blackpool

Voted the Worlds Best Elvis Performer and Worlds Best Tribute Artiste Chris Connor has to be seen to be believed With the highest production values and the highest performance standard it is truly as if Elvis Presley is performing in…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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VIVA Spring Show
Viva Blackpool

Your host VIVAs very own Leye D Johns presents Blackpools Biggest and Best Show Night Out. If youre looking for a great night out then look no further than our VIVA Spring ShowVIVA is Blackpools Biggest and Best Show Night Out. So…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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Introduction to Wine With Wine Pairing Buffet
Blackpool Urban Village Resort

Want to know more about wine This evening will guide you through how to choose better wine and will start you on your journey of wine discovery. If you know what you like but want to understand why ‐ then this evening…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01253 301934
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Strangefish
The Citadel

Manchester progressive rock band Strangefish have been in existence off and on for twenty‐five years now since their initial formation in 1989. Inspiring an unswervingly loyal cult following along the way the band took two periods of hiatus from 1996‐2000 and from…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Strangefish & Haze
The Citadel

Classic Rock Society promoted concert featuring a double bill of progressive rock from Sheffield based Haze and Manchesters Strangefish. Tickets from http:www.classicrocksociety.co.ukshopstrangefish‐plus‐tbc…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07977 618089
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Comedy Station Comedy Club - Steve Royle
The Round Room at VIVA Blackpool

If you love a good laugh youve definitely come to the right place... Eat Drink and get merry VIVA is home to the Comedy Station Comedy Club ‐ tonights headliner is Steve Royle Simon Bligh plus 3 acts.Its the place to lose…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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Lydiate Scouts Car Boot Sale
Lydiate Parish Hall

A friendly Car Boot Sale organised and run by the 1st Lydiate Scout Group with all proceeds towards the promotion of scouting in Lydiate and beyond.Our sale is located outdoors on the field but we have indoor heated facilities including a cafe…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07855695085(Textspref erred)
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The Floyd Effect
The Citadel

Following a terrific gig in April 2014 The Floyd Effect return to treat fans to more gems from the Pink Floyd treasure chest. Expect great musicianship and stunning special effects which combine to create fabulous entertainment. Please note Under 18's must be…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Black AKA Colin Vearncombe
The Citadel

The Citadel presents a rare and intimate show from one of the finest voices in music. As Black Colin Vearncombe lit up the charts with his timeless Wonderful Life the hits Sweetest Smile and Everything Is Coming Up Roses and also produced…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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The Ugly Duckling
The Citadel

Life isnt much fun in the farmyard for the misfit duckling. Teased and tormented he dreams of kindlier places beyond the farm gates. But will he survive out thereJoin in the adventures of this famous under‐dog in Hans Christian Andersens much‐loved tale…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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Renaissance
The Citadel

PRESENTED IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE CLASSIC ROCK SOCIETY www.classicrocksociety.co.uk Renaissance is a band with a rich history unique unto themselves as progressive rock pioneers who rose from the ashes of the seminal UK rock band The Yardbirds. Their career has spanned forty…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Comedy Station Comedy Club - Ben Schofield
The Round Room at VIVA Blackpool

If you love a good laugh youve definitely come to the right place... Eat Drink and get merry VIVA is home to the Comedy Station Comedy Club ‐ tonights headliner is Ben Schofield plus 3 acts.Its the place to lose yourself in…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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Lytham Vintage and Antiques Market
Lytham Vintage and Antiques Market

Up to 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. Sellers: 1 x 6ft…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 01253 782828
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Mum2mum Market
Aughton Christ Church Ministry Centre

Mum2mum Markets are nearly new sales of quality baby and childrens goods and equipment where mums sell to mums and keep 100 of their proceeds on the day.Need to declutter book your stall today at www.mum2mummarket.co.uk then just turn up on the…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07804 855019
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Quadrophenia
The Citadel

Quadrophenia Night returns to The Citadel to celebrate The Whos iconic film of the same name as well as the wider 1960s music scene. The perfect night out for Mods Rude Boys Soulites and everyone else For tickets contact The Citadel box…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Rainbow Ramble
Bishop Rawstorne High School

The Legacy Rainbow House 7th annual sponsored Rainbow Ramble event.Sign up and walk further for those who cantChoose to run or walk our 18 11 or 5 mile Rainbow Ramble routes. All start and finish at Bishop Rawstorne High School in Croston…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01704 823276
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Sean Lock
Chorley Little Theatre

Sean Lock began his career as a stand‐up comedian and was named Best Live Comic in 2000 at the British Comedy Awards. He has since branched out into TV and acting work along with appearances…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Blackpool Tower Soul Weekender
Blackpool Tower

Please Note; This is a ticketless event via Goldsoul. Upon purchasing print off your receipt or make a note of the order number then collect your wristbands on the doorpromenade entrance upon arrival.You will need eitheror to gain entrance on the weekend.The…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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Lancashire Wedding Showcase
Haigh Hall

See some of the North Wests best entertainers live on stage at one of the most beautiful stately homes in the north west of England. Haigh Hall plays host to dozens of incredible events every year.One of which being the Ntertain Wedding…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07734 805817
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Otis Grand
The Citadel

Otis Grand knows the Blues from down‐home Texas or Rockin R&B to West Coast Jump to the classic sounds of 60s Chicago blues.His reputation for being one of the most authentic exponents of classic electric blues guitar is well documented and further…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Roy Chubby Brown
VIVA Blackpool

Roy Chubby Brown is back in town. Get ready for a barn‐storming night of jokes banter and hilarious mickey‐taking from Britains most outrageous comedian bar none Laugh till it hurts as Chubby rips into his…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Alan Carr
Preston Guildhall

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Comedy Station Comedy Club - Jaimie Sutherland
The Round Room at VIVA Blackpool

If you love a good laugh youve definitely come to the right place... Eat Drink and get merry VIVA is home to the Comedy Station Comedy Club tonights headliner is Jaimie Sutherland plus 3 acts.Its the place to lose yourself in a…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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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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