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

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Absolute Blondie
The Lord Rodney

ABSOLUTE BLONDIE are the Ultimate Tribute to Blondie & Deborah Harry performing LIVE classic Blondie anthems like HEART OF GLASS MARIA SUNDAY GIRL ATOMIC CALL ME THE TIDE IS HIGH and many more Their energy packed show is fun and comes…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Summer Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Our volunteers have rescued and lovingly restored 27 old stationary steam engines ‐ some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woollen mills of the north of England. Most will be running in steam on these 2 days…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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Dig It
King George's Hall

Dig It at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn on Thursday 28 August 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 including Ticketmaster…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Whalley Live 2014
Whalley Centre

Whalley Live 2014 From Friday 29th August to Sunday 31st August 2014 Whalley Near Clitheroe will be having a weekend of entertainmentMusic Events will be held in all four pubs De Lacy Swan The Dog Inn Whalley Arms also events will be…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07841 759409
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The Barbie™ and The Secret Door Singing Academy
Chorlton High School

To celebrate the DVD release of Barbie and The Secret Door on the 1st September 2014 Universal Pictures UK and Razzamataz have teamed up this summer to launch the limited edition Barbie Singing Academy across the UK. The limited edition workshops…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07908 029207
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Utopia Old Skool and House Anthems
King George's Hall

Utopia Old Skool and House Anthems at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn on Saturday 30 August 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…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Wedding Fair
Preston masonic hall

The Preston City Wedding Fashion & Beauty Vintage FairPreston Masonic Hall.PR1 2QU parking off Walker st.A Ladies Day......Bridal ‐‐BEAUTY .31st August.2014 12 pm Melissa Marie Bridal Wear Mawdesley£1 ENTRY FREE TICKET TO WIN £100 voucher from Vintage Lane to spend towards…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07538 425283
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Elite Student Showcase 19
Darwen Library Theatre

Families and children will love Elite Student Showcase 19 live at Darwen Library Theatre on the Sunday 31 August 2014 in Darwen Lancashire. For a list of ticket prices to watch Elite Student Showcase 19 live at Darwen Library Theatre see…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

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TIG NOTARO - ‘BOYISH GIRL INTERUPTED’ TOUR 201
The Lowry

One of the greatest performances I've ever seen SUNDAY TIMES CULTURELive has now gone on to sell over 100000 units which is unheard of for comedyalbums these days. During 2012 and this album release Tig has been reviewedand profiled by The New…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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Danny Bryant
Citadel Arts Centre

Europe's leading Blues & Rock publication Classic Rock Blues recently called Danny a National Blues Treasure a title that he has worked tirelessly and passionately to earn. Riding high on the European blues scene for over a decade yet still only 32…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Back To Broadway
Pyramid and Parr Hall

Back To Broadway will be performing live Musicals at Pyramid and Parr Hall on the Friday 05 September 2014 in Warrington Cheshire. Buy tickets for Back To Broadway online.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Hang the DJ with Special Guest DJ Mike Joyce
The Citadel

Our new alternative club moves to third base as Mike Joyce of legendary 80s band The Smiths takes to the decks. Mike will be supported by local band Titors Insignia and there will also be a set from regular house DJ Jack…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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The Comedy Club Lancashire
The 180 Club

The Comedy Club Lancashire at The 180 Club Leigh on Saturday 6th September. 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Host Comedian ‐ Tony SimpsonTony Simpson was Brilliant BBC Radio YorkTony is full of energy and improvisation a strong compere who can…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01942 672800
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Tom Stade "Decisions Decisions" Tour 2014
The Lowry Centre

A natural performer with a passion for storytelling Canadian born Tom Stade has steadily built himself a reputation as one of the most compelling and original stand‐up acts around. Tom Stade is one of a kind with a genuine flare for observation…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08432 086000
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Brass in Concert
Darwen Library Theatre

Brass in Concert at Darwen Library Theatre in Darwen on Saturday 06 September 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. Let us…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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PRESTON WEDDING FAIR
Beeston Manor Country Hotel

Beeston Manor is without doubt one of Lancashires finest wedding venues situated within a beautiful rural setting on the edge of the Ribble Valley. It is an exclusive use wedding venue and therefore highly sought after. Our wedding fair features many of…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07742 609136
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Worsley Park Wedding Fayre
Marriott Worsley Park

Come and see a variety of the Northwest's premier wedding suppliers at one of our wedding fayres They are all on hand to offer advice and help make your wedding day a day to remember. We have two stunning catwalk shows showing…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01942 206446
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Creating the Ultimate Customer Journey Roadshow
The Lowry

At this one day conference we take a look at how creating the best journey for your customers involves many different internal and external factors and bringing them together effectively can be tough going So knowing the route to a successful customer…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07976 665094
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Sing Along Songs of Wartime
Pyramid and Parr Hall

Sing Along Songs of Wartime at Pyramid and Parr Hall in Warrington on Wednesday 10 September 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: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Fawlty Towers The Dinner Show
King George's Hall

Fawlty Towers The Dinner Show at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn on Friday 12 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Fawlty Towers The Dinner Show live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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September Steamings at Bolton Steam Museum
Bolton Steam Museum

Our volunteers have rescued and lovingly restored 27 old stationary steam engines ‐ some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woollen mills of the north of England. Most will be running in steam on these 2 days…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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United vs Queens Park Rangers
Old Trafford

United vs Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford in Manchester on Saturday 13 September 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. Let…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Sports

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Martha Reeves and the Vandellas
Pyramid and Parr Hall

Martha Reeves and the Vandellas at Pyramid and Parr Hall live on Sunday 14 September 2014 in Warrington Cheshire. For tickets to see Martha Reeves and the Vandellas at Pyramid and Parr Hall see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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World Black Pudding Throwing Championship
Ramsbottom Town Centre and Civic Hall

In this annual competition the ancient grudge between Yorkshire and Lancashire is played out again this time by hurling Black Puddings at a pile of Yorkshire Puddings on a 20‐foot high plinth. Competitors have three turns in an attempt to knock…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Bizarre

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FREE taster session at the Bury Rock Choir
The Met

The Bury Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Maxine Cherrie. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Maxine. Rock Choir…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FREE taster session at the Altrincham/Sale Rock Ch
Sale Masonic Hall

The local Sale choir is run by singing teacher Maxine Cherrie. The Sale branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Sale community causes and events all the local Greater Manchester choirs…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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World of Wine Course
Holiday Inn, Preston

The 8‐week World of Wine Course is a practical introduction to the world of wine designed for people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more. No previous experience required and the emphasis is on learning by tasting different varieties of…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01253 301934
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Aspects of Love
The Charter Theatre

Preston Musical Comedy Society are delighted to be performing The North West Premiere of Andrew Lloyd Webbers stunning internationally acclaimed award winning musical Aspects of Love in this our Diamond Celebration Year.Famous songs include Seeing Is Believing I Want to be the…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 447714
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FREE taster session at the Warrington Rock Choir
Broomfields Junior School

The Warrington Rock Choir is led by choir leader Kathryn Davies. People who have already joined the choir who hail from Warrington and further afield in Cheshire often have never sung before or had any vocal tuition. Once you join the choir…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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The Searchers
Darwen Library Theatre

Formed in Liverpool in the late 1950s 'The Searchers' grew out of the 'Mersey beat' era and emerged into mainstream popularity alongside the likes of 'The Beatles' and 'Gerry and the Pacemakers'. They are known…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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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