What's on inHorwich


Welcome to Horwich

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

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Forthcoming events in Horwich

26
JUL
Gary Murphys Guitar Ledgend
Epstein Theatre

The show highlights many different guitar styles including rock pop jazz and country and has something for all ages.Guitar Legends is a show you will not want to miss.…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 094044
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27
JUL
LEGOLAND®Discovery Centre Manchester LIVE
intu Trafford Centre

On Thursday 27 July LEGOLANDDiscovery Centre Manchester is bringing the magic of LEGO and its attraction live to the stage at intu Trafford Centre in what promises to be an unforgettable family day out Kicking off a summer of fun at LEGOLANDDiscovery…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08712 222662
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29
JUL
Kids Planet Prestwich - Summer Fair
Kids Planet Prestwich

Come along to our summer fair ‐ lots of activities including bouncy castle football raffle face painting stalls and much much more. Everyone is welcome 11am till 2pm.…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 738989
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29
JUL
Kids Planet Salford Quays - Summer Fair
Kids Planet Salford Quays

Come along to our summer fair ‐ lots of activities including face painting tombola biscuit decorating special guest stalls and much much more. Everyone is welcome 11am till 2pm.…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01618 480991
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29
JUL
Kids Planet Warrington - Summer Fair
Kids Planet Warrington

Come along to our summer fair ‐ lots of activities including bouncy castle BBQ face painting hook a duck hoopla stalls and much much more. Everyone is welcome 11am till 3pm.…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01925 417350
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29
JUL
Mobile
Waterside Arts Centre

New dates for The Paper Birds tour of Mobile have just been announced. Continuing to make theatre as accessible as possible they will caravan the breadth of the country popping up by the seaside on high streets at schools and in arts…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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01
AUG
Pride and Prejudice
Waterside Arts Centre

Take a step back in time with Chapterhouse Theatre Company to meet Elizabeth Bennet Jane Austens most loveable heroine. When Elizabeth meets the rude and abrupt Mr Darcy she loathes him at first sight. But is there more to him than meets…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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01
AUG
Summer of Folk & Fairytales
Botany Bay

Summer of Folk and Fairytales at Botany BayCome and explore the Brothers Grimm Folk and Fairytales this summerEvery Tuesday in August will be filled with magical storytelling games and craft activities with FREE 45 minute workshops based on a different Brothers Grimm…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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02
AUG
Evening of Mediumship
Complementary Health Centre

The demonstration will take place in the Complementary Health Centre in Penwortham and as you can imagine with all the healing that takes place there the energies are amazing. Hilary Butler is back by popular demand to demonstrate her Mediumship…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01772 751122
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03
AUG
The Mario Lanza Story
Epstein Theatre

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 094044
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06
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: 13.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01524 409345
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12
AUG
Meet Spider-Man at Hamleys
Hamleys Manchester

Peter Parker aka Spider Man is still in training to become a fully‐fledged Avenger so hes swinging by Hamleys on Saturday 12th August to get some tips on how to be the best Superhero possible from all his super‐Spidey fans in Manchester.…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 03717 041977
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12
AUG
Peter Pan
Dunham Massey, National Trust

Chapterhouse Theatre Company are delighted to present an all new production of Peter Pan. Join Wendy Michael and John Darling on their adventures with Peter far away on the magical island of Neverland. There they encounter the enchanting mermaids magical fairies and…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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18
AUG
Only Fools and 3 Courses Comedy Night and Dinner i
Ibis Styles Hotel Haydock

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: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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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: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

23
AUG
Mediumship Demonstration
Penwortham Community Centre

Three local mediums Andy Vee Hilary Butler and Pam Drury invite you to a special demonstration of evidential Mediumship. Andy is the President of Hawkshead Spiritualist Church in Southport and we are very fortunate…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07742 876747
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27
AUG
Botany Bay Canal Fest
Botany Bay

The Botany Bay Canal Fest is BACKAfter the success of last years celebration we are happy to confirm Canal Fest 2017 is set for Bank Holiday Weekend ‐ Sunday 27th and Monday 29th August.Join us for two fantastic days of festivities and…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01257 261220
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27
AUG
Summer Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

A wide range of old stationary steam engines have been rescued and restored by volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society. Some of the engines are now unique the only ones of their kind to survive today anywhere in the world…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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09
SEP
Altrincham Casefile: Mystery of the StarEaters
Altrincham Town Centre

12 SECRET LOCATIONS across Altrincham will be taking part in this live adventure mystery game. Piece together the trail question real witnesses and solve ingenious puzzles.Casefile: The Mystery of the Star‐Eaters is a one‐day event where you play as a consulting detective…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

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11
SEP
Introduction to Investors in People. Free Workshop
Warren Bruce Court

Introduction to Investors in People is a practical workshop designed to help you explore IIP and what it can mean for your organisation. With interactive exercises the session will help you ascertain where you are against the Standard and how to identify…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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13
SEP
World Stars Of Magic
Epstein Theatre

WORLD STARS OF MAGIC IS AN EXCITING AND FAST MOVING FAMILY SHOW FEATURING SOME OF THE WORLDS GREATEST MAGICIANS.Inlcuding Las Vegas Headliners NICK LEWIN and ARMANDO LUCERO The UKs top TV Trickster PAUL ZENON incredible mindreader MARC PAUL the comedy magic of…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 094044
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16
SEP
The Smiths Ltd
The Citadel

The Smiths Ltd was formed in Manchester UK the hometown of The Smiths. After an extensive search to find the perfect Morrissey the band played their first gig in Manchester to an audience of avid Smiths fans. The response was spectacular and…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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17
SEP
Our Rita
Epstein Theatre

OUR RITAS BRINGS YOU AN AMAZING ALL‐STAR NIGHT OF ENTERTAINMENT FEATURING FIVE OF THE BEST NAMES IN LIVE STAND‐UP...Already confirmed in this brilliant line‐up is; Joe Lycett Live at the Apollo 8 Out of 10 Cats Celebrity Juice Never Mind the Buzzcocks…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 094044
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21
SEP
Last Train To Auschwitz
Epstein Theatre

Last train to Auschwitz tells the story of a group of womens journey into hell. Their final destination is the notorious concentration camp Auschwitz.A place where dreams die first and nightmares become a reality. Every day is a fight for survival but…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 094044
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22
SEP
Fawlty Towers Comedy Night and Interactive Dinner
Ibis Styles Hotel Haydock

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: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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23
SEP
Martin Stephenson
The Citadel

MARTIN STEPHENSON has been one of the UKs best‐loved musicians for 30 years.New album CALIFORNIA STAR sees him reunited with The Daintees the band hes intermittently fronted through a string of albums and hundreds of gigs since his teens in…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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24
SEP
Goblin's Peter and the Wolf
The Citadel

Peter and Grandad have gone camping for the weekend. Grandad says stick to the campsite but Peter has other ideas...Join Peter on a hilarious adventure through the fields and forest as he discovers new sounds and noises.Featuring animal antics of singing birds…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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27
SEP
Abandoman Life And Rhymes
Epstein Theatre

The year is 1993. After destroying rural Irelands talent show circuit hip‐hop improvisers Abandoman are teetering on the edge of international fame. This is their access‐all‐areas story: the highs lows and a cast of charactersthat changes every night.This is your chance to…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 094044
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30
SEP
Helping Children Bloom Gala Dinner
The Point, Emirates

Gala DinnerPre dinner drink on arrival3 Course MealEntertainment for the evening includes:60s Senstations The FourmostMagicianAuction and RaffleDancing till midnight with Pulse EntertainmentCategory: Fundraisers VolunteerPrices:Per Person: GBP 65.00Table of 10: GBP 600.00Artists Speakers: The Fourmost Steve Walls Pulse Entertainment…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01617 103305
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30
SEP
Seyes
The Citadel

Described in Classic Rock Magazine as Britains premier Yes tribute band SeYes present a two‐hour show celebrating the quintessential prog rock experience. Concentrating on the classic seventies incarnation of the band the show contains the brilliant Yours is No Disgrace Roundabout Ive…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Tourist Attractions


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…

Turton Tower

A Delightful Tudor House in Woodland Gardens A distinctive 15th century English country house. Set in relaxing woodlands on the edge of the popular walking area of the West Pennine Moors.Period rooms displaying a magnificent collection of decorative woodwork, paintings and furniture includes items loaned from the…

Wigan Pier

At the heart of The Wigan Pier Experience is The Way We Were, an authentic recreation of life in the 1900s for the people of Wigan and surrounding Lancashire. Witness the Victorian way of life from schooldays through to work and play. You can experience…

51st State

51st State Nightclub in Wigan, Lancashire. Contact venue on telephone number 01942 829819 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

AMF Bowling

Bowling at AMF Bowling in Wigan, Lancashire. Contact venue on 01942 820225 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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