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

25
OCT
Extreme stunt show
Racecourse

check out the monster action where our very own trucks Extreme and Lil Devil compete to prove theyre the best car crushing monsters in Europe. 2013 was a very busy year for these monsters. Performing at over 150 shows during…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08444 771000
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25
OCT
John Otway & Wild Willie Barrett
The Citadel

John Otway is an English singer‐songwriter who has built a sizeable cult audience through extensive touring a surreal sense of humour and a self‐deprecating underdog persona. John is joined by his long‐term sidekick Wild Willy Barrett. Please note Under 18's must…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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25
OCT
Wizard Of Oz
St. Helens Theatre Royal

The West End welcomes Andrew Lloyd Webbers most recent musical The Wizard of Oz with open arms. Based on the 1939 film and 1900 novel of the same name The Wizard of Oz tells the…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
OCT
The South
Pyramid and Parr Hall

Formed in 1988 The Beautiful South had a string of hit singles such as Old Red Eyes Is Back Rotterdam Dont Marry Her Perfect 10 and Number One single A Little Time. Their greatest hits…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

25
OCT
United vs Chelsea FC
Old Trafford

United vs Chelsea FC at Old Trafford in Manchester on Saturday 25 October 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Sports

26
OCT
Hey Presto!
The Citadel

Peaceful Lion Productions present Hey Presto a brand new production based on the book by Nadia Shireen.Presto the cat is a very talented magician so when he and his best friend Monty the dog join a funfair and start a magic show…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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26
OCT
Ramsbottom Wedding Fair
Best Western Old Mill Hotel

The BEST WESTERN Old Mill Hotel enjoys a secluded and picturesque setting nestled amongst mature private grounds with flower gardens seated terraces and cascading streams.This Country House hotel is bursting with character and boasts all the facilities that some hotels can only…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07742 609136
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26
OCT
Wedding Fair Spectacular
Chorley Town Hall

Chorley Town HallsMajestic Lancastrian Ballroom is Our Venue for this spectacular event .Bridal stage Show by Bridal Bliss of Blackburn Performing Wedding singers Sahara Rutherford and John GarrettFREE GLASS OF PERSECO£1 Entry FREE COUNTY BRIDES magFREE BRIDAL BOOKFREE TICKET TO WIN…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07538 425283
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28
OCT
AAP Mob WHP14
The Warehouse Project

AAP Mob WHP14 at The Warehouse Project in Manchester on Tuesday 28 October 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: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 11.9 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: 16.4 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: 6.9 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: 11.5 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: 11.4 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: 11.5 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: 10.9 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: 11.5 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: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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: 10.3 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: 5.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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07
NOV
Social Dance with the Strictly Dance Orchestra
Woolton Conservative club

A Passion For Dancing ‐ a Passion For Live MusicCome dancing and feel the thrill of dancing to live music from a fabulous 8 piece Strictly Dance Orchestra. Keeping you dancing all night long with a variety of Ballroom Latin and some…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01512 862500
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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: 11.9 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: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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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: 9.3 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: 11.9 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: 5.7 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: 11.6 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: 11.5 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: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 566849
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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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