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

22
JUN
The Grand Masters of Darts 2018
Preston Guild Hall

. THE GRAND MASTERS OF DARTS 2018Friday 22nd June 2018TICKET PRICES:VIP £57 Entry from 5:30pmMeet and GreetReserved table seat within first 2 rowsTable ServiceSouvenir ProgrammeSmartphone Selfie OpportunityPlatinum £37 Entry from 6:30pmReserved table seatTable ServiceSouvenir ProgrammePaid Photo OpportunityStandard £17 Entry…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07506 009134
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22
JUN
The Northern Franchise Exhibition
Eventcity

A major new report examining business growth in the UK reveals that the North West generated £165bn GVA Gross Value Added in 2016 a figure exceeded only by London and the South East. The research shows further potential for growth in the…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02083 945294
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23
JUN
mum2mum market Manchester Nearly New Sale
Chorlton High School

SELL your quality second hand baby childrens and maternity clothes preloved baby equipment or used pram at our nearly new baby and childrens market and keep 100 of the proceeds.Dont know where to start sorting out your baby items sign up for…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07905 906594
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28
JUN
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Waterside Arts Centre

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful musical score and…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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29
JUN
Go Faster
Trafford Centre

. The unique Ford Go Faster immersive driving experience sees professional drivers teaching participants how to perform a series of heart‐pounding stunt manoeuvres in a Ford Focus RS hot hatch as they try to shake off a chasing Ford Mustang.Its all filmed…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: Seew ebsite
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29
JUN
Educate and Empower Sleep Worskhop
Rainhill Guide House

Baby Event proudle sponsored by MyHummy with a chance to win a SnoozyEducate & EmpowerSleep WorkshopTired parent Baby not napping Up all night Dummy slave Toddler tantrums Toddler coming into your bed 5 am get ups Nursing to sleep You are not…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07732 425436
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30
JUN
National Garden Scheme - Open Garden in Leyland
19 Cumberland Avenue

National Garden Scheme ‐ Open Garden For Charity in Leyland Lancs Also a pond and a view of Worden Park and woods. Visited by a lot of wildlife.Saturday 30th June 1pm ‐ 5pm 19 Cumberland Avenue Leyland PR25 1BEAdults £3 Children freeLight…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

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01
JUL
Born To Win
St Helens Theatre Royal

After the huge success of Dance is Life in 2017 Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster showcasing a story of love and passion with even more heat even more energy and even more drama than…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 756000
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08
JUL
Lecture: Help & Healing on the Spiritual Path
Quaker Meeting Room

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.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…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01524 409345
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22
JUL
Sense and Sensibility
Dunham Massey, National Trust

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. Adapted by award‐winning writer Laura Turner this exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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04
AUG
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Dunham Massey, National Trust

Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alices Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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09
AUG
The Princess and the Giant
Ordsall Hall

Princess Sophie is fed up. Shes EXHAUSTED and its all because the grumpy old giant cant sleep ‐ his stomps and stamps keep everyone awake ALL night. But Princess Sophie is a resourceful sort of girl and as she reads her…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 854409
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11
AUG
Love's Labour's Lost
Walkden Gardens

The King of Navarre and his lords swear off food women and sleep in order to study for three years. No sooner have they made their oath when the Princess of France arrives on business with her ladies‐in‐waiting. How will the King…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01698 854409
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26
AUG
Summer Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Our volunteers have rescued and restored 30 old stationary steam engines ‐ some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woolen mills of the North of England. Some of our engines are now unique ‐ the only…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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08
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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09
SEP
MANCHESTER MUSIC COMPETITION
MediaCityUk

MANCHESTER MUSIC COMPETITION OPEN MIC UK 2018 AUDITION DATES RELEASEDMusic competition auditions dates for Manchester Open Mic UK 2018 have been announced Open Mic UK is coming to Manchester with auditions at the National Exhibition Centre. Open Mic UK is more than…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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13
SEP
Abigail's Party
The Citadel

Doors: 7.00pm Onstage: 7.30pmLet us take you back to a spring evening in April 1977: Abba are number one in the charts Red Rum wins the Grand National for the third time the Queen begins her Silver Jubilee celebrations and 15‐year…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 735436
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21
SEP
Diversity: Ignite
intu Trafford Centre Car Park

After seven sell out UK tours half a million tickets sold and countless television and live performances Diversity have announced another groundbreaking UK tour Ignite The Street Dance Circus Spectacular for Autumn 2018.Creator and choreographer Ashley Banjo has always explored new opportunities…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03333 219999
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22
SEP
Martin Turner ex Wishbone Ash
The Citadel

Martin Turner ex Wishbone AshAutumn Tour 2018Featuring full performance of Wishbone Ash: The First Album 1970.plus moreFresh from sold‐out 2017 shows during which they performed Wishbone Ashs seminal 1972 album Argus in its entirety and following hot on the heels of a…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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06
OCT
Chantel McGregor
The Citadel

A female guitar prodigy at fourteen Chantel was told by major labels that she had a great voice but girls dont play guitar like that Wisely ignoring the comments she enrolled at the Leeds College of Music and became the first student…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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06
OCT
Hal Cruttenden 'Chubster' UK Tour 2018
The Lowry

After a 2 year hiatus from touring one of the UKs most popular TV and live comedians is back with a new show entitled Chubster and nationwide tour this autumn. This hotly anticipated show premieres at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this August…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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13
OCT
The Zeppelin Experience
The Citadel

Formerly known as Led into Zeppelin.The Zeppelin Experience 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.Due to a…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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14
OCT
Manchester Half Marathon
Emirates Old Trafford

A fantastic event with a super‐fast flat course great entertainment outstanding crowd support and a glorious finish at Emirates Old Trafford the home of Lancashire County Cricket Club. If you only enter one half marathon this year make it this one One…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01619 286795
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20
OCT
Mostly Autumn
The Citadel

Hailing from England Mostly Autumn delivers a sound that could be described as rock folk rock or progressive rock. Since forming in 1996 the band has gone through several line up changes. Current band members…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Merry Hell
The Citadel

MERRY HELL is a band founded on the ever evolving Folk tradition music made by the people and shared by the people. Though our hearts and souls are tuned to the songs which came…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Autumn Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Our volunteers have rescued and restored 30 old stationary steam engines ‐ some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woolen mills of the North of England. Some of our engines are now unique ‐ the only…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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28
OCT
David Gibb & Brady Rymer - Songs Across the Pond
The Citadel

Both musicians have a talent for writing brilliant engaging and tuneful songs that the whole family can enjoy together. This latest venture showcases some of the best family music that the USA and the UK have to offer.Families will be introduced to…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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10
NOV
Julian Littman
The Citadel

A member of folk rock pioneers Steeleye Span for the past six years Julian Littman has been part of one of the bands most productive periods not only revisiting the classic Now We Are Six record live but also helping shape…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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16
NOV
Fleetwood Bac
The Citadel

FLEETWOOD BACMAC ARE BAC www.fleetwoodbac.comwww.facebook.comfleetwoodbac www.youtube.comfleetwoodbacfleetwoodbacaol.comFLEETWOOD BAC are the worlds first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself the only Mac tribute to authentically…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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24
NOV
Mama presents: An Evening of Genesis Music
The Citadel

Mama perform An Evening of Genesis Music a tribute to the music of British group Genesis. The band is based in the UK and currently plays 16 shows a year at venues across the country.The band perform pieces from every era of…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Tourist Attractions


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…

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…

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…

J2

J2 Nightclub in Bolton, Lancashire. Contact venue on telephone number 01204 392391 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Chic

Chic Nightclub in Bolton, Lancashire. Contact venue on telephone number 01204 385264 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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