What's on inLowton

Welcome to Lowton

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Lowton - 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 Lowton to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Lowton

24
JUL
Jethro
Pyramid and Parr Hall

Geoffrey Rowe or Jethro on stage is a Devon‐based stand‐up comic. He once toured the Cornish pub circuit but now performs to thousands in live shows across the country. He has appeared on TV with…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
JUL
Ska Face
Citadel Arts Centre

Formed from the desire to return to the classic sounds of their youth Ska Face contain ten individual members with a combined age of over 450 years between them. Old enough to know better but young and foolish enough to attempt to…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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27
JUL
Berrington Hall Ntertain Event and Wedding Enterta
Berrington Hall

When organising a Wedding or Event it is important to work with suppliers that you trust to deliver the quality you need. With the Ntertain Showcase we provide a platform for you to experience how the entertainers and suppliers perform and deal…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01942 530503
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31
JUL
Club 13-16 Nightclub for Young Clubbers
Witton Albion Fc

Presenting the safe NIghtclub Experience for young Clubbers. Only for ages 13‐16. Launching 31st July 2014 Doors open 18.30. Featuring two top Nightclub djs playing the very best in House RnB EDM and chart.Tickets can only be bought online…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07515 265300
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03
AUG
Russell Howard
The Lowry

Award‐winning comic Russell Howard and regular on BBCs Mock The Week hits the road to bring his unique comedy style to a discerning crowd of fans. Born in Somerset England Russells awards include Zoo…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
AUG
War Horse National Tour
The Lowry

War Horse National Tour will be performing live at The Lowry on the Monday 04 August 2014 in Manchester Lancashire. Buy tickets for War Horse National Tour online.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
AUG
England vs India Cricket
Old Trafford Cricket Ground

England vs India Cricket at Old Trafford Cricket Ground in Manchester on Thursday 07 August 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest England vs India Cricket tickets so weve done the legwork for you.…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

07
AUG
Test Cricket
Old Trafford Cricket Ground

Test Cricket appear live to play Cricket Test Series at Old Trafford Cricket Ground on Thursday 07 August 2014 in Manchester Lancashire. For the best ticket prices see below.…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Sports

09
AUG
Hang the DJ feat. DJ Tim Burgess
The Citadel

Tim Burgess of Manchester band The Charlatans performs a DJ set at the second Hang The DJ alternative club night. Special guests Stillia and resident DJ Jack Martin top off a great night of music. Tim has recently been touring the world…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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09
AUG
Tom Jones
Haydock Park Racecourse

Tom Jones may be approaching 70 but he shows little sign of slowing down. Born Thomas Jones Woodward in 1940 he was awarded an OBE by the Queen. He has had an extremely…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
AUG
England Cricket
Old Trafford Cricket Ground

England Cricket at Old Trafford Cricket Ground live on Sunday 10 August 2014 in Manchester Lancashire. For tickets to see England Cricket at Old Trafford Cricket Ground see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
AUG
India Cricket
Old Trafford Cricket Ground

India Cricket performs live at Old Trafford Cricket Ground in Manchester Lancashire on Sunday 10 August 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for India Cricket at Old Trafford Cricket Ground now.…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

15
AUG
The Smiths Ltd
The Citadel

The Smiths Ltd formed in Manchester 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 band now…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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16
AUG
United vs Swansea City
Old Trafford

United vs Swansea City at Old Trafford in Manchester on Saturday 16 August 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch United vs Swansea City live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Sports

22
AUG
Creamfields Festival
Daresbury Estate

Creamfields Festival performs live at Daresbury Estate in Warrington Lancashire on Friday 22 August 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Creamfields Festival at Daresbury Estate now.…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

23
AUG
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: 5.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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24
AUG
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: 9.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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31
AUG
Manchester 100 bike ride
Wythenshawe Park

A great Century ride ‐ a choice of 100 mile or 100km route along beautiful lanes through a wide sweep of Cheshire helping to raise funds for the Christie Hospital. Starting and finishing at Wythenshawe Park Manchester the route heads first to…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Sports

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31
AUG
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: 16.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

03
SEP
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: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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05
SEP
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: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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05
SEP
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: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
SEP
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: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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06
SEP
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: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08432 086000
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06
SEP
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: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

07
SEP
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: 7.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01942 206446
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09
SEP
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: 11.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07976 665094
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10
SEP
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: 5.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

13
SEP
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: 9.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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SEP
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: 11.6 miles away
Category: Sports

Tourist Attractions


Dunham Massey

Country estate including mansion with important collections and 'below stairs' areas, impressive garden and deer park. An early Georgian house built around a Tudor core, Dunham Massey was extensively reworked in the early years of the 20th century. The result is one of Britain's most sumptuous…

Dream

This impressive sculpture, by internationally renowned artist Jaume Plensa, is situated on the site of the former Sutton Manor Colliery in St. Helens, midway between Liverpool and Manchester.Dream was commissioned by local ex‐miners and St. Helens Council as part of the Channel 4 Big Art Project, an ambitious…

North West Museum of Road Transport

A unique & extensive collection of vintage buses is the centrepiece of this Regional Transport Museum.The Museum houses the North West Museum of Transport Limited's collection of vehicles. It can trace its roots back forty years, when a group of enthusiasts from the St.Helens area got together to…

Prescot Museum

The new Prescot Museum sees a contemporary space merge with a traditional museum. Following its relocation from Georgian premises to an indoor shopping centre, the museum has retained and enhanced many of its most popular and historically significant displays, giving them a new lease of life and a…

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery is located on Bold Street in the Cultural Quarter of Warrington, in a Grade II listed building which it shares with the town's Central Library. The Museum and the Library originally opened in 1848 as the first rate‐supported library in the UK, before…

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…

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