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

17
FEB
Build It Live North West, Manchester
Eventcity

The exhibition will provide a whole weekend of inspiration all under one roof including expert guidance for anyone planning a self‐build renovating a property or looking to add light space or value to their current home.Come meet our experts and take part…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02035 532376
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17
FEB
GKR KARATE CLASSES
CUERDEN SCHOOL HALL

Go‐Kan‐Ryu karate is one of the largest karate clubs in the world with thousands of students in Australia New Zealand UK and the USA.The club promotes all the benefits of martial arts from self defence fitness discipline confidence and respect.The club promotes…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07497 545063
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17
FEB
Meet Ben and Holly in Free Family Fun Day!
B&Q Bury

Saturday 17th February 2018: B&Q Bury invites you to share a day of family fun with Ben & Holly from Ben & Hollys Little Kingdom. The stars will be meeting and greeting fans in store on Saturday 17th December. Alongside the forest…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL:
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17
FEB
The Lancashire Hotpots
The Citadel Arts Centre

Local legends The Lancashire Hotpots return for another night of music and laughter. This night is always a sell out so early booking is advised. Support comes from the Kings of Clubland Stu Penders & Spladoosh.Under 18s must be accompanied by…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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18
FEB
Lecture: Help & Healing on the Spiritual Path
Farringdon Park Community Centre

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: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01524 409345
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20
FEB
Half-Term Family Fun Workshops
B&Q Bury

Join the B&Q team at Bridgehall Industrial Park for free family‐friendly activities including a grow your own mini vegetable patch workshop Spring arts & crafts and planting beautiful sunflowers ready for those hungry Spring bees.The event is part of B&Qs half term…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02079 323693
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24
FEB
DANE BAPTISTE | G.O.D (Gold. Oil. Drugs.)
The Lowry Theatre

Fresh from hosting Live at the Apollo and another total sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe Dane Baptiste takes his third smash hit show G.O.D. Gold. Oil. Drugs. on an extended World Tour in 2018His UK leg features 21 dates including…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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24
FEB
mum2mum market Manchester Nearly New Sale
Chorlton High School

Baby Childrens and Maternity Nearly New Sale Chorlton High School Nell Lane Chorlton Manchester M21 7SL Saturday 24th February 2018 1:30pm‐3:30pm SELL your quality second hand baby childrens and maternity clothes preloved baby equipment or used pram at our nearly new baby…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07905 906594
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24
FEB
Who's Who
The Citadel

Formed in West London in 1996 Whos Who the longest established Who Tribute Show in the UK have received incredible reactions across Europe and beyond for their exciting live performances. Widely respected and acknowledged by members of The Who as the group…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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27
FEB
Structural Integrity Design and Validation Technol
Manchester United Football Ground

Gain insights from across the engineering functions including structural integrity specialists non‐destructive testing practitioners and those operating and maintaining components. By sharing cross industry knowledge and experience the conference will provide powerful solutions to everyday and emerging challenges. The event will also…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)2079 731260
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03
MAR
Manford's Comedy Club
Chorley Little Theatre

Chorley Little Theatre plays host to Manfords Comedy Club.This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK personally selected by Jason Manford.A great evening of original stand‐up comedy with some top names from the touring circuit and television.facebook.commanfordscomedytwitter.commanfordscomedy…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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03
MAR
Seyes
The Citadel

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 Seen All Good People Perpetual Change and the WHOLE of Close…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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09
MAR
Luke Daniels & Nancy Kerr
The Citadel

Two of the British folk scenes top performers have teamed up for a limited number of shows this year to perform their own and each others music. BBC award‐winning Luke Daniels was recently described by fRoots magazine as genius for his intriguingly…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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10
MAR
Spirit Of Elvis
Epstein Theatre

This original presentation of Elvis fantastic musical career takes you through the 68 special and Elvis in Concert years to a special acoustic section featuring beautiful ballads and gospel numbers recreated for the audience in an intimacy which could only be performed…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 094044
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10
MAR
The Floyd Effect
The Citadel

The music of Pink Floyd as it was always meant to be heardHaving toured since 2007 The Floyd Effect is renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the bands members are top…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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10
MAR
The National Wedding Show at EventCity Manchester
Event City

Try buy book and hire everything you need for your special day at the UKs biggest & best wedding event at Event City Manchester this spring With hundreds of wedding specialists from bridal boutiques and florists to jewellers and photographers this is…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02077 728377
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16
MAR
John Bramwell (I Am Kloot)
The Citadel

I Am Kloots songwriter and frontman John Bramwell has announced the release of his first studio solo album Leave Alone The Empty Spaces and a live tour of a brand new show in November 2017.The record is a stunning showcase of Johns…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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17
MAR
ComedySportz
Waterside Arts Centre

ComedySportz is an all ages all improvised show where two teams battle it out for laughs as players create quick‐witted gags games sketches and songs from audience suggestions. Its a show thats fast feel good and always unpredictably funny. Theres a referee…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01619 125616
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21
MAR
Circus of Horrors - voodoo
Pyramid and Parr Hall

After taking to the road over 22 years ago and touring all over the world the phenomenon returns with its latest brand new incarnation Voodoo.The spectacular features an amazing amalgamation of bizarre & fantastic circus acts acts all woven into a sensational…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01925 442345
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21
MAR
Steam Turbine and Generator User Group 2018
Manchester United Football Ground

Join peer‐reviewed presentations that detail the latest technologies for steam turbines and generators alongside case studies that identify successful strategies and findings from industry‐leading OEMs.Whether you are involved in the design manufacture operation management and maintenance of steam turbine and generator assets…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 2079 731260
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24
MAR
The Joni Mitchell Song Book
The Citadel

Both Sides Now presents The Joni Mitchell SongbookOf all the leading lights of the West Coast singer‐songwriter movement Joni Mitchell remains its most influential figure with a body of work running the gamut from folk to mainstream pop right through to modern…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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30
MAR
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The Watermillock

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Location: 5.5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07950 350810
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06
APR
Martin Barre Band
The Citadel Arts Centre

In association with Classic Rock SocietyMartin Barre has been the guitarist of Jethro Tull for 43 years his sound and playing having been a major factor in their success. Album sales have exceeded 60 million units and they continue to be played…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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14
APR
Stevie Nimmo
The Citadel

Stevie Nimmo has been successfully recording and touring for the last two decades.Born and raised in Glasgow Scotland there was always music around as Stevie grew up. Stevie never had any guitar or singing lessons but throughout the family there were plenty…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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17
APR
TheTicketingBusiness Forum 2018 • Manchester
Emirates Old Trafford

TheTicketingBusiness Forum is a high‐level networking and knowledge exchange event designed to address the specific needs of key executives engaged in the development and implementation of entertainment ticketing solutions. Drawing a crowd of C‐Level attendees from 40 countries across 5 continents each…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1903 741123
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20
APR
Arena
The Citadel

A Citadel 30th Anniversary EventThe Classic Rock Society are pleased to announce the long‐awaited return of prog‐rock legends ARENA to the Citadel stage. Formed back in 1995 by ex‐Marillion drummer Mick Pointer and keyboard virtuoso Clive Nolan they were joined two years…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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21
APR
The Doors Alive
The Citadel

The Doors Alive are a British tribute band widely regarded as the closest and most enthralling representation of the legendary 1960s rock gods The Doors in the world today. The band re‐create the sound look…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
APR
Lennon's Banjo
Epstein Theatre

The play is based on the 2012 novel Julias Banjo by Rob Fennah and Helen A Jones and will mark the 60th anniversary of Julia Lennons death and the disappearance of the banjo she taught her son to play. Produced by Pulse…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 094044
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27
APR
Definitely Oasis
The Citadel

The band regularly sell out top class venues across the UK and were recently the first ever tribute band to sell out Glasgows iconic Garage Venue quite an achievement when you consider only 3 years ago the band played there first gig…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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27
APR
Local Women In Business Bolton Networking Event
Last Drop Village

Announcing our Bolton Local women in business networking event taking place from 7:30pm on 27th April 2018 at the The Last Drop Village Hotel and Spa BoltonGuest speaker Sam Flynn ‐ Social Media Trainer Speaker and Author giving valuable advice on the…

Location: 6 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 07769 355298
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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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