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

07
SEP
England vs Pakistan Natwest IT20
Old Trafford (LCCC)

England vs Pakistan Natwest IT20 at Old Trafford LCCC in Manchester on Wednesday 07 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest England vs Pakistan Natwest IT20 tickets so weve done the legwork for…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Sports

09
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: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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10
SEP
September Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society have worked hard to restore these old engines back to running order. We have a wide range of old mill engines; Our oldest is nearly 150 years old and most are now well over…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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10
SEP
The SoulTrain
The Citadel

Here we go again with another major music and dance night bringing the countrys finest Northern Soul Band The SoulTrain to St Helens on Saturday 10th September 2016. For all the soulboys and girls out there all the stops will be pulled…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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11
SEP
BIG Walkies Manchester
Clifton Country Park

Dogs and dog lovers of Manchester ‐ BIG Walkies is back and youre invited. Join us at Clifton Country Park on Sunday 11 September 2016 for more fun more trees and even more dogs. You can choose to walk a long or…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

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16
SEP
Take That Tribute Night
Last Drop Village

Never Forget how great the boys are and when they did Rule the worldPray your not to late Reach out for the phone and call today01204 873500 £22.50 per person…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01204 873500
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17
SEP
Led Into Zeppelin
The Citadel

Led Into Zeppelin 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.The band comprises Paul Bradshaw as Robert Plant…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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18
SEP
BIG Walkies Warrington
Sankey Valley Park

Dogs and dog lovers of Warrington ‐ BIG Walkies is back and youre invited. Join us at Sankey Valley Park on Sunday 18 September 2016 for more fun more trees and even more dogs. You can choose to walk a long or…

Location: 5 miles away
Category: Family Events

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23
SEP
Martin Simpson
The Citadel

A spell binding evening of music with one of the finest acoustic guitar players in the world.Please note Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult and seated on the balcony upstairs. To check availability of seated tickets please contact our Box…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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24
SEP
Ghost Hunt at Mill Street Barracks
Mill Street Barracks

Pay for your ticket via Bank Transfer BACS and receive £5 off per ticketPlease Note: This offer is redeemed against Full Ticket Payments OnlyBuilt in 1861 and is steeped in military and local history it has accommodated many branches of the armed…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 08444 143982
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24
SEP
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
The Brindley Theatre

The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the bands members are top quality musicians with pedigrees and they faithfully recreate the music without recourse to backing…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01519 078360
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30
SEP
The Producers
The Citadel

Its safe to say that for the past 25 years The Producers have certainly been busy. They have released nine albums of which Aint no Love in the World won them Blues Album of the Year award. Theyve featured…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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30
SEP
Warehouse Project Bugged Out
The Warehouse Project

Warehouse Project Bugged Out at The Warehouse Project in Manchester on Friday 30 September 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Warehouse Project Bugged Out live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
OCT
Warehouse Project Skepta
The Warehouse Project

Warehouse Project Skepta at The Warehouse Project in Manchester on Saturday 01 October 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Warehouse Project Skepta live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
OCT
Macmillan Cycletta Cheshire
Tatton Park

ABOUT THE EVENTMacmillan Cycletta is the UKs leading series of women‐only bike rides designed to appeal to women of all ages and abilities. Macmillan Cycletta Cheshire is one of the most popular events in the series starting from the picturesque Tatton Park…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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04
OCT
Desperate Scousewives 1
The Brindley Theatre

The play tells the tale of four ordinary women living in four terraced houses in the back streets of Liverpool. We join the occupants in the days leading up to and following the wedding of Vanessa played by Charlie Griffiths a wedding…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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07
OCT
An Evening of Genesis - Prog Rock Special
The Citadel

Mama will be performing a night of Genesis music with the emphasis on their longer Prog Rock songs. They will be featuring the whole of The Duke album played live in its entirety as well as classics such as In The Cage…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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08
OCT
An Evening of Genesis Hits
The Citadel

Mama will be performing the classic hits of Genesis and ex members Phil Collins Peter Gabriel and Mike Rutherfords band Mike And The Mechanics live. This is a show for fans of the massive Genesis and company hits in the 80s and…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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08
OCT
First Utility Super League Grand Final
Old Trafford Stadium

.The GrandFinal will be an afternoon where every minute matters and will climax in the unbeatable atmosphere of Old Trafford as two clubs fight for the title of Champions. Greatness is never unintentional. It doesnt arrive by chance it is earned. Every…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 08448 561113
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08
OCT
Super League Grand Final 2016
Old Trafford

Super League Grand Final 2016 at Old Trafford in Manchester on Saturday 08 October 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Super League Grand Final 2016 live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Sports

15
OCT
Firewalk
The Legacy Rainbow House

£10 entry minimum sponsorship of £40 per personTraining sessions are given to each participant prior to the firewalk. Food & refreshments are available on the evening. Spectators welcomed & encouragedMinimum age to take part is 14.THIS EVENT IS KINDLY SUPPORTED…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01704 823276
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15
OCT
Smaller Rooms Presents: Moulettes
The Citadel

Moulettes are a Brighton based British band of Bjrk Frank Zappaand Gentle Giant loving Multi instrumentalists that weave in and out of several genres with 3 part harmony female vocals amplified Cello Distorted bassoon auto‐harp Guitar Drums Bass and synths into an…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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15
OCT
Zombie Survival run for your life
Marbury Park

. The superb concept of the Zombie Survival ‐ run for your life adds excitement fun and realism to what is probably the UKs best Zombie themed run.5km of adrenaline filled fun. An escape route full of surprises and great special effects.Can…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01904 339435
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15
OCT
Warehouse Project Paradise
The Warehouse Project

Warehouse Project Paradise at The Warehouse Project in Manchester on Saturday 15 October 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Warehouse Project Paradise live…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
OCT
Warehouse Project Ram Jam
The Warehouse Project

Warehouse Project Ram Jam at The Warehouse Project in Manchester on Thursday 20 October 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Warehouse Project Ram Jam tickets so weve done the legwork for you. …

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
OCT
Hans Christian Andersen's, The Tinderbox
The Citadel

A roguish soldier acquires a magic tinderbox which gives him the power to summon three extraordinary dogs to do his bidding. Watch the soldiers remarkable roller coaster adventure from rags to riches and back again Will he survive and win the love…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 735436
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29
OCT
Merry Hell Plus Support
The Citadel

North West folk‐rockers Merry Hell return for their fifth Merry Helloween concert at The Citadel. The band will be playing old favourites as well as new tracks from their new album The Ghost In Our House & Other StoriesThe 15 songs of…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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29
OCT
John Carpenter
Victoria Warehouse

John Carpenter at Victoria Warehouse in Manchester on Saturday 29 October 2016. 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 do the…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
OCT
Warehouse Project Elrow
The Warehouse Project

Warehouse Project Elrow at The Warehouse Project in Manchester on Saturday 29 October 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Warehouse Project Elrow tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
OCT
Thank ABBA For The Music
The Brindley Theatre

Grab your platforms and flares for a journey back in time to when ABBA dominated the charts and ruled the airwaves. New for 2015 and featuring all of ABBAs greatest and most memorable hits Thank ABBA For The Music is the…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01519 078360
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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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