What's on inHeysham

Welcome to Heysham

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

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Forthcoming events in Heysham

28
JUL
Extreme Stunt show
Westmoreland Agricultural Showfield

Awesome Monster Trucks High Flying Motorbikes & BMX teams battle it out as BIG AIR is the name of the game this summer as our boys hit the air flying Youll be keeping your feet firmly on level ground as the…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08444 771000
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28
JUL
Cats
Blackpool Opera House

Cats at Blackpool Opera House in Blackpool on Tuesday 28 July 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Cats live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

31
JUL
The Shining - Picnic Cinema
Leighton Hall

A huge cinema screen will be erected in front of Leighton Hall on 31st July and visitors are invited to party in the grounds and gardens before settling down to watch Jack Nicholson at his most sinister in Stanley Kubricks cult movie.Designed…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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01
AUG
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: 16.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01253 297297
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02
AUG
Halfway To Paradise - The Billy Fury Story
Blackpool Grand Theatre

To mark what would have been Billy Furys 75th birthday and 32 years after his sad death Billys original FURYS TORNADOS remember fondly their precious times with him and re‐play his timeless hits.Billy Furys timeless hits include Last Night Was Made For…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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07
AUG
The Basil Brush Show
Marine Hall

Basil Brush is a star with an outstanding ability to entertain and make people of all ages laugh and smile. He's cheeky irreverent charming naughty quick‐witted scheming and foxy but at the same time he's kind caring and affectionate.Basil has celebrated over…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 887693
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09
AUG
Magic of Motown
Blackpool Grand Theatre

Get ready for the smash hit concert show from the States.Here it comes authentically recreating the harmonies slick moves stylish looks and legendary musicianship that were the making of Motown.Its on its…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
AUG
Counterfeit Sixties Show
The Platform

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that…

Location: 2.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01524 582808
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16
AUG
Joan Armatrading - The Solo Tour
The Grand Theatre

LAST MAJOR WORLD TOURJoan Armatrading is currently mid way through her last major world tour. This is not only her last major tour but also unbelievably her first ever Solo World Tour.I will never retire but this will be the last major…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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27
AUG
Oh What A Nite! Starring The Jerseys
Viva Blackpool

If you just love great music then this is your style of night out Were taking you back to the good times with those boys from Jersey and more Songs from Frankie Valli & The 4 Seasons The Stylistics The Drifters Four…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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28
AUG
Marty MacDonald's Farm - Pongo's Party!
Thornton Little Theatre

Today is the day that Pongo the Pig has been waiting for ‐ thats right its his birthdayHes been dropping hints to his friends all year so is looking forward to a fantastic party... but the trouble is nobody seems to remember…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 887693
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30
AUG
Sing-a-Long-a FROZEN
The Grand Theatre

Its the most popular Disney comedy‐adventure to hit the big screen and with the fairy dust of Sing‐a‐Long‐a added you are guaranteed a great time.A full screening of Disneys FROZEN with lyrics on screen to help you sing along during the film.…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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01
SEP
Lewis Schaffer is Free until Famous
The Grand Theatre

The acclaimed New York comic now based in the UK comes to Blackpool.Pronounced Shay‐fer Lewis Schaffer combines the comedy genes of Joan Rivers and Jackie Mason with the relevance of the freshest British comedians.Lewis Schaffers free‐wheeling style often described as jazzy makes…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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03
SEP
High Jinx - starring Michael Jackson
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. Having featured on ITVs Fool…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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04
SEP
The Tommy Cooper Show
The Grand Theatre

The Tommy Cooper Show features West End star Daniel Taylor as Tommy Cooper in the knockout performance of the year.The show comes with a fabulous supporting cast and all of your favourite jokes. Between the story the gags and the magic and…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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08
SEP
The Secret Garden
The Grand Theatre

Join young Mary Lennox on her journey of discovery as she travels to her uncles house deep in the Yorkshire countryside where unexpected friends and very magical creatures help her unlock the mystery of the secret garden. This most enchanting story loved…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 0152 464695
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10
SEP
The Full Monty
Blackpool Grand Theatre

Six unemployed Buffalo steelworkers low on both cash and prospects decide to present a strip act at a local club after seeing their wives' enthusiasm for a touring company of Chippendales. One of them Jerry…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
SEP
Tommy The Rock Opera Starring Joe McElderry
Opera House

This multi award winning adaptation of the original chart topping album tells a powerful tale of a deaf mute and blind pinball player who becomes an international messiah.Peter Frosdick in association with The Blackpool Opera House is delighted to announce the Premiere…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 561111
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12
SEP
Blackpool Mecca Reunion
Blackpool Tower

The Blackpool Mecca Reunion at the Tower Ballroom BlackpoolThe Blackpool Tower Ballroom Saturday September 12thThe Blackpool Tower The Promenade Blackpool FY1 4BJAt last the one youve all been asking for An authentic Blackpool Mecca reunion in this world famous location and…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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13
SEP
Cannon & Ball
Viva Blackpool

Canon & Ball are here at VIVA Blackpool for a one night only performance with support from Leye D Johns The VIVA Showgirls & Bobbys sons comedy duo The Harper Brothers. Tommy and Bobby have carved their careers from decades of performances…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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21
SEP
Dreamboats and Miniskirts
The Grand Theatre

The sequel to Dreamboats and Petticoats. What happened to Bobby & Laura and Norman & Sue... THEIR STORY CONTINUES INSPIRED BY THE 7 SMASH HIT MULTI‐MILLION SELLING ALBUMS OF DREAMBOATS AND PETTICOATS. Its 1963 and the world is changing. Bobby and Lauras…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 012532 90190
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25
SEP
The Doppel Gang
Heron Theatre

A new comedy play inspired by the legendary Marx Brothers embarks on a nationwide tour this autumn. Just Some Theatre Company are the talented young bunch behind The Doppel Gang a new comedy by Dominic Hedges which will tour 12 venues.The…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 085158
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26
SEP
Union J
Empress Ballroom

This English four‐piece boy band formed through the ninth series of The X Factor in 2012 in which they finished fourth. Signing up with Sony in 2012 their debut single was released in June…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
SEP
ELO Again - A Night of ELO
The Grand Theatre

ELO Again really do give you a dramatic taste of what the classic ELO were like in the heyday. The whole experience is a professional re‐enactment of an ELO concert with a great sound reproduction light show and visual effects. All the…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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28
SEP
A Murder Is Announced
Blackpool Grand Theatre

Middle Ground Theatre Company Ltd presents Agatha Christies A Murder Is Announced ‐ A Miss Marple Mystery.Adapted for the stage by Leslie Darbon Directed and designed by Michael Lunney. Starring JUDY CORNWELL as Miss Marple and a cast including DIANE FLETCHER House…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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04
OCT
Ken Dodd OBE
Blackpool Grand Theatre

The Master of Mirth is back Britains funniest comedian Ken Dodd OBE returns to Blackpools Grand to tickle audiences with the longest stand up routine ever. Oh yes Doddy is back and ready to amaze audiences with hilarious joke‐telling boundless energy and…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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05
OCT
The Glenn Miller Story Starring Tommy Steele
Opera House

Tommy Steele is going to take to the stage to narrate the extraordinary tale of the world's most famous big band leader in The Glenn Miller Story accompanied by a live 16‐piece orchestra and a full supporting company of singers dancers and…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 561111
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05
OCT
Thriller Live
Blackpool Grand Theatre

Thriller Live is a concert‐style show commemorating the work of the indisputable King of Pop Michael Jackson paying homage to a phenomenal career spanning 40 years.All the very best songs are sung by six singers…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
OCT
High Jinx - starring Michael Jordan
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. Having featured on ITVs Fool…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 297297
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13
OCT
It's A Wonderful Life
Blackpool Grand Theatre

In a new production that premiered to excellent reviews in London last year the magical story of Frank Capras iconic film is retold as a radio play complete with sound effects created live on stage. James Seabright and Climar Productions present the…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 290190
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Tourist Attractions


Lancaster Maritime Museum

Discover more about the City's golden age and maritime past Located within two fine Georgian quayside buildings. Uses sounds, smells and reconstructions to tell the story of the port of Lancaster Changing exhibitions and events. A great starting point for the river's Millenium Park Opening Hours1st April ‐…

Adrian John Knights Lakeland Leisure Park

Adrian John Knights Lakeland Leisure Park ‐ Amusement Park in Grange‐Over‐Sands, Cumbria. Contact venue on telephone number 01539558556 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Alhambra Leisure Centre

Alhambra Leisure Centre ‐ Amusement Park in Morecambe, Lancashire. Contact venue on telephone number 01524412449 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

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.…

Breakers Snooker Centre

SnookerPool Hall at Breakers Snooker Centre in Morecambe, Lancashire. Contact venue on 01524 831487 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Carnforth Swimming Pool

Swimming pool at Carnforth Swimming Pool in Carnforth, Lancashire. Contact venue on 01524 734699 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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