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.

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Horwich

31
OCT
Dave Gorman
Charter Theatre

English author presenter and stand‐up comedian Dave Gorman takes his stories of extreme adventures and experiences to theatres across the length of the country. Born in Staffordshire Dave first performed live at the 1998 Edinburgh…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

31
OCT
Four Tet Caribou WHP14
The Warehouse Project

Four Tet Caribou WHP14 at The Warehouse Project in Manchester on Friday 31 October 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Four Tet Caribou…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
OCT
Trevor Marriotts Serial Killers
Darwen Library Theatre

Trevor Marriotts Serial Killers performs live at Darwen Library Theatre in Darwen Lancashire on Friday 31 October 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Trevor Marriotts Serial Killers at Darwen Library Theatre now.…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
NOV
Merry Hell In: 'The Return of Merry Helloween'
The Citadel

Following the success of their 2013 event acclaimed north‐west band Merry Hell return to The Citadel for their third annual Halloween hoedown. Expect fancy dress face paint and a feast of powerful folk‐rock. In association with R2 RocknReel MPlease note Under 18's…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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02
NOV
Jason Cook "Broken" Tour 2014
Salford Quays

Phil McIntyre Entertainments presents:JASON COOK ‐ BROKENJason has more funny in his middle toe than most comics do in their whole body. CHORTLEWinner of the Best Drama' at the Royal Television Awards for his hit BBC2 series Hebburn' Jason is back and…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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02
NOV
Jason Cook - 'Broken' Tour 2014
MediaCityUK and Salford Quays

Jason Cook is broken his work family and comedy have all conspired to create a shell of a man who is unable to interact in society without being told exactly what to do. Despite this he keeps searching for the joy…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01273 709709
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02
NOV
Steve Hackett
The Lowry Manchester

Make no mistake Phil Collins or not without the immense talent and creative ability of guitar guru Steve Hackett it's more than likely one of the greatest groups of all time Genesis would never have…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
NOV
Nerina Pallot
Waterside Arts Centre

‐ watch Nerina Pallot live at Waterside Arts Centre in Sale Cheshire on the Monday 03 November 2014. Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
NOV
The Courteeners
King George's Hall

What is it about Manchester anyway Take the Courteeners for example. No one's writing better indie guitar driven songs today and singer Liam Fray isn't scared to own that fact. Or to shy away from…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
NOV
Chris Ramsey
The Lowry

Fresh from a complete sell‐out twice extended 2012 tour multiple appearances on Celebrity Juice and 8 Out of 10 Cats and a starring role in BBC Two's Hebburn Chris embarks on a brand new tour…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

05
NOV
Don Banks Afternoon Variety show
Darwen Library Theatre

Don Banks Afternoon Variety show appears live in Darwen Lancashire at Darwen Library Theatre on Wednesday 05 November 2014. For ticket prices to watch Don Banks Afternoon Variety show at Darwen Library Theatre see the list of tickets available for Don…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

06
NOV
Open Mike/Jam Night
The Dog Inn, Whalley

The Dog Inn Whalley BB7 9SP has an Open MikeJam Night on the first Thursday of every month ‐ next Open Mike Night is Thursday 6th November ‐ 9pm till 11.30pm. PLEASE NOTE OPEN MIC NIGHT IN DECEMBER WILL BE…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07841 759409
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06
NOV
Shane Filan
Albert Halls

‐ watch Shane Filan live at Albert Halls in Bolton Lancashire on the Thursday 06 November 2014. Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
NOV
The Stylistics
Pyramid and Parr Hall

After the Spinners and the OJays the Stylistics were the leading Philly soul group produced by acclaimed producer Thom Bell. Of all their peers the Stylistics were one of the smoothest and sweetest soul…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

06
NOV
Tom Stade
King George's Hall

Canadian stand‐up comedian Tom Stade is a regular at the annual Edinburgh Festival and has also appeared on TV shows including Stand Up For The Week The World Stands Up and The Comedy Store. …

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
NOV
Pendragon
The Citadel

Pendragon one of the UK's leading Progressive Rock Bands perform a rare live UK date to launch their new album in the autumn of 2014.Please note Under 18's must be accompanied by an adult and seated on the balcony upstairs. To check…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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07
NOV
Retro Returns to Cameo
Cameo, Preston

lsquo Retro rsquo is coming to Cameo Preston hellipThe UK rsquos undisputed longest running dance brand Retro which could be crowned the pioneers of the classic house sound is arriving for a monthly event residency here at the all new lsquo Cameo…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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07
NOV
Georges Comedy Club
King George's Hall

Georges Comedy Club at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn on Friday 07 November 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
NOV
Limehouse Lizzy
53 Degrees

Renowned for an action‐packed pyrothechnic‐fuelled explosion of a show Limehouse Lizzy continue to keep the spirit of Celtic rock icon Philip Lynott and his band Thin Lizzy alive well and dominating stages worldwide. Attention to…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

07
NOV
Metropolis Gorgon City WHP14
The Warehouse Project

Metropolis Gorgon City WHP14 at The Warehouse Project in Manchester on Friday 07 November 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
NOV
Fleetwood Bac
The Citadel

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world's first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself they are the only Mac tribute band to authentically replicate the classic StevieLindseyChristineJohnMick Rumours line‐up.Please note Under 18's must be accompanied by an adult and…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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08
NOV
Smirnoff's Big Night Out
Evoque, Preston

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to somethingspectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from theCircus. Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest mostspectacular club nights across…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL:
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08
NOV
The Anti Ageing Health and Beauty Show Manchester
Event City

A show to allow people to discover new treatments and products for both health and anti ageing. With new innovations and leading specialists giving cutting edge advice and sample treatments.Look and feel fantastic with the latest anti‐ageing treatments Discover innovative skincare…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02035 864123
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08
NOV
1800 Dinosaur James Blake WHP14
The Warehouse Project

1800 Dinosaur James Blake WHP14 at The Warehouse Project in Manchester on Saturday 08 November 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
NOV
Mark Watson
Pyramid and Parr Hall

British stand‐up comedian and novelist Mark Watson hails from Bristol and is enjoying success on his own ITV 4 sports panel show Mark Watson Kicks Off as well as pulling crowds on the comedy circuit.…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

08
NOV
United vs Crystal Palace
Old Trafford

United vs Crystal Palace at Old Trafford in Manchester on Saturday 08 November 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Sports

09
NOV
AIDA Touring UK
The Lowry

Tickets for AIDA Touring UK at The Lowry on the Sunday 09 November 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch AIDA Touring UK live at The Lowry see our list of ticket comparison costs from box offices primary and…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
NOV
The Five and the Prophecy of Prana
The Lowry

An action‐packed celebration of camaraderie morality and the triumph of the human spirit The Five and the Prophecy of Prana fuses hip‐hop manga and martial arts in an explosive tribute to the graphic novel.Dance Touring Partnership presents:Boy Blue Entertainment in The Five…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 566849
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12
NOV
Afternoon Variety Show
King George's Hall

Afternoon Variety Show performs live at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn Lancashire on Wednesday 12 November 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Afternoon Variety Show at King George&039;s Hall now.…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
NOV
The Wedding Present
King George's Hall

British indie rock band sensation The Wedding Present has been one of the most notable bands to ever grace United Kingdom due to their timeless classics like Will You Be Up There and Go Out…

Location: 11 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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