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

29
JUN
Rihanna
Old Trafford (LCCC)

Robyn Rihanna Fenty was born in Barbados and moved to the US to pursue her recording career at the age of 16. Known now simply as Rihanna she released her debut album in 2005 titled…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
JUN
Ross & Rachel
The Lowry

After an incredible highly acclaimed sell‐out run at Edinburgh Fringe 2015 Ross & Rachel by Olivier‐nominated James Fritz heads to New York for this years Brits Off Broadway Festival before embarking on a UK Tour. During its Edinburgh run Molly Vevers…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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03
JUL
Lecture: Health & 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: 07599 209293
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05
JUL
Beyonc
Old Trafford (LCCC)

Beyonc at Old Trafford LCCC in Manchester on Tuesday 05 July 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Beyonc tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
JUL
Basics of Procurement
SR Supply Chain Preston

Delivered over one day this Basics of Procurement course provides an essential introduction to the field of purchasing designed for those with little or no previous experience in the sector.This CPD Continuous Professional Development programme is accredited by SR Supply Chain Consultants…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01772 282555
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14
JUL
HMS Pinafore
The Lowry

The much‐loved highly‐acclaimed all‐male H.M.S. Pinafore is embarking on an extensive UK Tour to ensure no‐one misses the boat. Join the hilarity of Gilbert and Sullivan with the award‐winning company that brought you the all‐male productions of The Pirates of Penzance…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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14
JUL
Introduction to Procurement Processes
SR Supply Chain Preston

The 1‐day introductory programme is delivered by experienced practitioners who provide real world advice and guidance on the application of best practice procurement procedures in the workplace.This CPD Continuous Professional Development programme is accredited by SR Supply Chain Consultants Limited a…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01772 282555
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16
JUL
Kids Planet Salford - Summer Fair and Open Day
Kids Planet Salford

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including bouncy castle face painting tombola BBQ biscuit decorating special guest stalls refreshments & more.Kids Planet Salford36‐38 Eccles Old…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 368788
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17
JUL
Kids Planet Higher Broughton - Summer Fair
Kids Planet Higher Broughton

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including bouncy castle face painting craft activities tombola hook a duck stalls kosher and non kosher snacks and refreshments…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 927457
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23
JUL
Kids Planet Lymm - Summer Fair and Open Day
Kids Planet Lymm

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including face painting hook a duck sweet stall raffle BBQ tombola cakes refreshments & more.Kids Planet Lymm29 Eagle BrowLymmWA13…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01925 759220
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23
JUL
Kids Planet Sale - Summer Fair and Open Day
Kids Planet Sale

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including hook a duck treasure hunt tombola make your own ice cream crafts face painting refreshments & more.Kids Planet…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01619 694799
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23
JUL
Kids Planet Warrington - Summer Fair and Open Day
Kids Planet Warrington

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including bouncy castle face painting hook a duck hoopla hot dogs refreshments & more.Kids Planet WarringtonEbenezer Chapel Legh StreetWarringtonWA1…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01925 417350
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29
JUL
Funny Women Awards 2016 Heat
The Lowry, Pier 8

See some emerging comedy acts before they go stratospheric help raise vital funds and awareness for domestic violence charity Refuge and grab some Benefit Cosmetics goodies while youre at it The Funny Women Awards have been promoting female comics for over…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07904 631438
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06
AUG
Kids Planet Lymehurst
Kids Planet Lymehurst

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including face painting raffle craft activities tombola refreshments & more.Kids Planet Lymehurst181 Flixton RoadUrmstonManchesterM41 5EDT: 0161 747 5834E: lymehurstkidsplanetdaynurseries.co.ukAll…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 475834
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17
AUG
Effective Stores Management for Beginners
SR Supply Chain Preston

A one‐day course focusing on the key tools and techniques used to manage inventory and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the business.This CPD Continuous Professional Development programme is accredited by SR Supply Chain Consultants Limited a CIPS Centre of Excellence.Effective…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01772 282555
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28
AUG
Summer Bank Holiday Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society have worked hard to restore these old engines back to running order. We have a wide range of old mill engines; Our oldest is nearly 150 years old and most are now well over…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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07
SEP
England vs Pakistan Natwest IT20
Old Trafford (LCCC)

England vs Pakistan Natwest IT20 at Old Trafford LCCC in Manchester on Wednesday 07 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest England vs Pakistan Natwest IT20 tickets so weve done the legwork for…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Sports

09
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 the…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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10
SEP
September Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society have worked hard to restore these old engines back to running order. We have a wide range of old mill engines; Our oldest is nearly 150 years old and most are now well over…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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10
SEP
The SoulTrain
The Citadel

Here we go again with another major music and dance night bringing the countrys finest Northern Soul Band The SoulTrain to St Helens on Saturday 10th September 2016. For all the soulboys and girls out there all the stops will be pulled…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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14
SEP
Guys & Dolls
The Charter Theatre

Preston Musical Comedy Society presents: Guys & Dolls which is the famous Broadway musical by Frank Loesser. Its the sizzling New York tale of gamblers gangsters and nightclub singers and is a cornerstone of the musical comedy stage that continues to…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772804444Box Office
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16
SEP
Sportsmans Dinner
Ewood Park

Dean Saunders is a former Wales international footballer who played as a striker in a professional career which lasted from 1982 until 2001. He has also been involved in club management with Wrexham and Doncaster Rovers.He is probably best known for playing…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01704 823276
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17
SEP
Led Into Zeppelin
The Citadel

Led Into Zeppelin are one of the UKs leading tribute bands. The four‐piece recreate Led Zeppelins back catalogue note for note in a tremendous and rousing gig which will evoke memories of the real thing.The band comprises Paul Bradshaw as Robert Plant…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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23
SEP
Martin Simpson
The Citadel

A spell binding evening of music with one of the finest acoustic guitar players in the world.Please note Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult and seated on the balcony upstairs. To check availability of seated tickets please contact our Box…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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23
SEP
Romesh Ranganathan
Preston Guildhall

Romesh Ranganathan at Preston Guildhall in Preston on Friday 23 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Romesh Ranganathan tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
SEP
Ghost Hunt at Mill Street Barracks
Mill Street Barracks

Pay for your ticket via Bank Transfer BACS and receive £5 off per ticketPlease Note: This offer is redeemed against Full Ticket Payments OnlyBuilt in 1861 and is steeped in military and local history it has accommodated many branches of the armed…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 08444 143982
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30
SEP
The Producers
The Citadel

Its safe to say that for the past 25 years The Producers have certainly been busy. They have released nine albums of which Aint no Love in the World won them Blues Album of the Year award. Theyve featured…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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07
OCT
An Evening of Genesis - Prog Rock Special
The Citadel

Mama will be performing a night of Genesis music with the emphasis on their longer Prog Rock songs. They will be featuring the whole of The Duke album played live in its entirety as well as classics such as In The Cage…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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08
OCT
An Evening of Genesis Hits
The Citadel

Mama will be performing the classic hits of Genesis and ex members Phil Collins Peter Gabriel and Mike Rutherfords band Mike And The Mechanics live. This is a show for fans of the massive Genesis and company hits in the 80s and…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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08
OCT
First Utility Super League Grand Final
Old Trafford Stadium

.The GrandFinal will be an afternoon where every minute matters and will climax in the unbeatable atmosphere of Old Trafford as two clubs fight for the title of Champions. Greatness is never unintentional. It doesnt arrive by chance it is earned. Every…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07595 520181
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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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