What's on inGarstang


Welcome to Garstang

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

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Forthcoming events in Garstang

18
AUG
High Jinx Magic & Illusion Family Show
Viva Blackpool

Michael Jordans High Jinx Magic Illusion and Circus show is a fast‐paced mix of Magic Illusions Juggling Escapology and Music delivered in a way to leave you Amazed Puzzled and even Scared but above all Entertained.A fun filled show for all the…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01253 297297
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19
AUG
Lancashire Witch Trial Weekend
Lancaster Castle

Lancaster Castle is to host a Lancashire Witches Weekend on the 19th and 20th of August 2017 with a series of immersive events and entertainment imagineered by local theatre company Little Gargoyle Ltd. Commemorating the 405th anniversary of the arrest trial and…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01524 419486
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19
AUG
Scene Motion Picture Exhibition
Winter Gardens Blackpool

Scene Motion picture exhibition is a unique fan appreciation of the movies and television throughout the years. After the massive success of last years event at the Winter Gardens Blackpool we are now back and better than ever. This time for one…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01253 629600
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19
AUG
Viva Vegas Live!
Viva Blackpool

Amazing production sensational vocalists beautiful showgirl dancers and hilarious comedy from our flamboyant and outrageous host Leye D Johns ‐ this is a night not to be missed as one of Blackpools highest rated shows.Sequins feathers dance routines and music youll love…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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20
AUG
Open Garden for Cats Protection Charity
Maureen's Open Garden

Garden open for viewing Sunday afternoon to raise money for the charity Cats Protection a National Garden Scheme 2018 venue.19 Cumberland Avenue Leyland PR25 1BE.Admission £2 donated to Cats Protection Preston children free. Pay at the gate.Maureen DugganAll details on website: http:maureenduggan.wordpress.com…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01772 423068
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20
AUG
The Wind in the Willows
Hoghton Tower

This Christmas travel with us down the riverbank on an exhilarating journey with Wind in the Willows favourites Ratty Mole Badger and Todd.…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

20
AUG
Viva Variety
Viva Blackpool

Variety is BACKJoe Longthorne headlines an evening of Variety Its a night of comedy dance music and more... with some fantastic guests joining Joe every Sunday night.Hosted by Leye D Johns and the VIVA Showgirls with guest vocalist Jennifer Ball.Also joining the…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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22
AUG
Mark James - Sideshow Tricks
Viva Blackpool

Mark has featured at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival performed magic on the Orient Express and frequently warms up studio audiences on hit TV shows ‐ the Xtra Factor The Voice and Question Of Sport. Hes also a regular performer at the World…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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22
AUG
Sister Act
Opera House Blackpool

Whoopi is back in the habit for 3 weeks only from 10 August as Mother Superior at the London Palladium in the fantastic show Sister Act. When disco diva Deloris Van Cartier is witness…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

23
AUG
The Jerseys - Oh What A Nite!
Viva Blackpool

Featuring The Jerseys Leye D Johns and The Viva ShowgirlsJoin The Jerseys as we celebrate the timeless music of the 100 million album selling Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons the Drifters The Stylistics Beach Boys and more ‐ from Doo Wop…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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24
AUG
The Ratpackers
Viva Blackpool

Sit back relax and enjoy the show folks. Its time to be truly entertained with all the class atmosphere and hype of the golden age of Swing music. Dominic Creighton Samuel Cummins Max Fox & Shaun Wareing perform their own Jerseys show…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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25
AUG
Rose-Marie
Viva Blackpool

Rose Marie performing throughout the season right here at Viva Blackpool with musician and vocalist Andy Mudd in support.With 17 million albums sold Las Vegas residencies and a string of singles and accolades join this Irish Singing Superstar right here in Blackpool.Venue:…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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25
AUG
The Great North West Motorbike Festival
Winter Gardens Blackpool

The Great North West Motorbike Festival a brand new family friendly event roars into Blackpools famous Winter Gardens for the inaugural event in August 2017. Featuring a wide range of major exhibitors traders both large and small plus demonstrations and Q&As with…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01253 629600
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26
AUG
The AC/DC Experience
Winter Gardens Blackpool

Hailing from the North West of England The ACDC Experience perform classics from both the Bon Scott and Brian Johnson eras such as Highway To Hell Shoot To Thrill Back In Black Whole Lotta Rosie and many many more ‐ The ACDC…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 629600
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27
AUG
Lecture: Help & Healing on the Spiritual Path
Quaker Meeting Room

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 Bruno Groening: There is no incurable God is the greatest physician has…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01524 409345
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29
AUG
Dirty Dancing
Opera House Blackpool

Adapted from the 1987 romantic film Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story on Stage came to the West End in October 2006 and portrays the story of a teenage daughters rebellion against her father and infatuation…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
SEP
Cannon & Ball
Viva Blackpool

Memories will come flooding back as one of the best known double acts in the business step onto the Viva stage and perform a masterclass in comedy writing timing and talentYoull be clapping along to the music stamping your feet to the…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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08
SEP
Monty Python’s Spamalot
Opera House Blackpool

Funnier than the black deathLovingly ripped off from the hugely successful 1975 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail Spamalot is a riotous comedy full of misfit knights killer rabbits dancing nuns and ferocious Frenchmen. Join King Arthur as he travels with…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 629600
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09
SEP
alt - J
Empress Ballroom

alt‐J today announce a five date UK tour this September. The tour will follow the release of the bands third album RELAXER their headline show at Londons O2 Arena for the venues 10th birthday celebrations and a huge summer of UK and…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 629600
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09
SEP
Northern Soul Reunion
Blackpool Tower

The Northern Soul Reunion at the Tower Ballroom BlackpoolThe Blackpool Tower Ballroom SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 9thThe Blackpool Tower The Promenade Blackpool FY1 4BJRUNNING TIMES OF THE EVENT 20:30 ‐ 02:00Original DJs COLIN CURTIS GINGER TAYLOR plus RICHARD SEARLING & KEV ROBERTSTICKET PRICING…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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09
SEP
Only Fools and 3 Courses Interactive Dinner Show P
Best Western Carlton Hotel

Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning InvitationJoin us for the Dinner event of the year which combines fine food and Comedy action served up ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES style.Marlene & Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner but will things go to…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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12
SEP
Showtime Afternoons
Viva Blackpool

Take your reserved seats as we serve a delicious 2‐course lunch before our resident cast perform an amazing show for you with different themes and shows available to choose from including The Jerseys Ratpackers and our very own Viva Vegas show.The dancefloor…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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17
SEP
Mission Walk - North West Air Ambulance Charity
Wyresdale Park

This fantastic event will give you a glimpse of how our paramedics doctors and pilots help to make a life changing difference to patients across the North West. Enjoy our fun warm up learn some lifesaving tips and meet the crew whilst…

Location: 2.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08005 874570
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17
SEP
Rip It Up
Opera House Blackpool

TWO STRICTLY CHAMPIONS TOGETHER WITH ONE STRICTLY PROFESSIONALLive on stage with BBC Radio Twos Leo Green with musicians dancers and singers.Jay McGuiness Natalie Lowe and Louis Smith will swing bop jitterbug lindy hop jive and ballroom through the greatest songs from the…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 629600
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18
SEP
Hairspray
Opera House Blackpool

The smash hit musical comedy Hairspray is coming to Blackpool with a production guaranteed to have you dancing the night awayIts Baltimore 1962 where Tracy Turnblad a big girl with big hair and an even bigger heart is on a mission to…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 629600
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22
SEP
The Beach Boys Story
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

THE BEACH BOYS STORYIf you like the Beach Boys songs you will love this bandGuaranteed to leave you with a smile on your face with a song in your heart and reflecting on a truly memorable live music experience this is a…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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22
SEP
The Whitney Houston Experience - starring Nya King
Viva Blackpool

A show filled with Wow a tribute to an all time great. Prepare to be star struck by a tribute to one of the Worlds all time greatest solo female vocalists ‐ performed by the UKs No. 1 Tribute to the incredible…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 297297
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26
SEP
La La Land in Concert
Opera House Blackpool

Described as the film of its generation capturing the hearts of everyone whilst breaking records around the world now LA LA LAND will be brought to audiences like never before via a huge screen accompanied by a 60‐piece orchestra.Written and directed by…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01253 629600
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03
OCT
Cabaret
Opera House Blackpool

Bill Kenwright presents the multi‐award winning production of Kander and Ebbs landmark musical CABARET. 1931 Berlin was a sexually charged haven of decadence in which the legendary Sally Bowles performs at the infamous Kit Kat KlubDirected by National Theatre Artistic Director Rufus…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 629600
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05
OCT
Dave Spikey - Juggling on a Motorbike
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Thursday 5th October 8pmDave Spikey ‐ Juggling on a MotorbikeGeneral Admission £15.50Dave had been working in the NHS for 19 years as a Biomedical Scientist when in 1987 someone uttered the immortal words Youre really funny you should be a comedian and…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Tourist Attractions


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…

Ashton & Lea Golf Club

Ashton & Lea Golf Club ‐ golf course in Preston, Lancashire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01772 726480 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Ashton & Lea Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Ashton Golf Centre

Ashton Golf Centre ‐ golf course in Lancaster, Lancashire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01524 752221 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Ashton Golf Centre golf courseclub.…

Blackpool Model Village Ltd

Blackpool Model Village Ltd ‐ Amusement Park in Preston, . Contact venue on telephone number 01772712000 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Cala Gran Bowling Centre

Bowling at Cala Gran Bowling Centre in Fleetwood, Lancashire. Contact venue on 01253876222 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Capital Suite

Capital Suite Nightclub in Preston, Lancashire. Contact venue on telephone number 01772 671111 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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