What's on inOldham


Welcome to Oldham

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

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Forthcoming events in Oldham

29
JUN
Content Marketing Training Course - Manchester
Innospace,

Content Marketing is the creation and sharing of content for the purpose of promoting a product or service. Content plays an important role in your marketing strategies. You need it for lead nurturing and demonstrating thought leadership in your space.As it is…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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29
JUN
Content Marketing Training Manchester
Innospace, The Shed

Content Marketing is the creation and sharing of content for the purpose of promoting a product or service. Content plays an important role in your marketing strategies. You need it for lead nurturing and demonstrating thought leadership in your space. As it…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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30
JUN
Manford's Comedy Club
Todmorden Hippodrome

The Hippodrome Theatre in Todmorden 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…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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01
JUL
Manchester Wine Tasting Experience Day ' Old World
The Midland Hotel

OurManchester Wine‐Tasting Coursesare fantastic days out learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast. Its a fullWine‐Tasting Experience Daywhere youll taste 14 Wines learn about food and wine…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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01
JUL
Summer Fair
Kids Planet Hale

Come along to our summer fair ‐ lots of activities including bouncy castle BBQ raffle trampoline glitterhenna body art stalls and much much more. Everyone is welcome 10am till 2pm.…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01619 800062
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02
JUL
Tottington's Big Day Out
Tottington St. John's Cricket Club

TOTTINGTONS BIG DAY OUTBack for a 4th time at Crompton Meadows home to Tottington St. Johns Cricket Club Beryl Avenue from 12‐6pm on Sunday 2nd July. Admission is still just £1 per person no concessions.This year promises to be the biggest Big…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07525 173154
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03
JUL
Amazon for Professional Sellers Training - Manches
Innospace, The Shed

In the UK the marketplace industry is dominated by Amazon and eBay ‐ and Amazon is a huge force throughout the Europe and the rest of the world. Selling on marketplaces can be a costeffective way to attract new business as the…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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03
JUL
eBay for Professional Sellers Training - Mancheste
Innospace

In the UK the marketplace industry is dominated by Amazon and eBay ‐ and Amazon is a huge force throughout the Europe and the rest of the world. Selling on marketplaces can be a costeffective way to attract new business as the…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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08
JUL
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Dunham Massey

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful musical score and…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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08
JUL
digiPlaySpace
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

digiPlaySpace is coming to Eureka Eureka is hosting the European premiere of digiPlaySpace an unmissable touring exhibition all the way from Canada. digiPlaySpace is a collection of interactive digital art showcasing the work of artists from around the world. Created by Toronto…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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09
JUL
Manchester to Blackpool bike ride
Imperial War Museum North

This invigorating ride is an extremely popular event amongst cyclists of all abilities. The route covers 60 miles from Manchester along the scenic country lanes of Lancashire and then finishes on the South Promenade in Blackpool. The Christie charity team will welcome…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Sports

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14
JUL
Pop Project: Presents Five Live
Liquid & Envy, Oldham

We launch our brand new night Pop Project with British boyband sensation Five Live in Envy performing all their hits including Slam Dunk Da Funk If Ya Gettin Down and When The Lights Go Out.Formed in 1997 the boyband now consists of…

Location: 0.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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15
JUL
ComedySportz UK
Ramsbottom Civic Hall

ComedySportz UK are the North Wests top improvised comedy troupe. Now in its 15th year ComedySportz is a fast‐paced improv comedy show where two teams battle it out for the biggest laughs. Its completely family friendly as players create quick witted sketches…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 535513
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15
JUL
Kids Planet Sale - Summer Fair
Kids Planet Sale

Come along to our summer fair ‐ lots of activities including hook a duck treasure hunt tombola make your own ice cream crafts stalls and much much more. Everyone is welcome 11am till 3pm.…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01619 694799
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15
JUL
Kids Planet Salford - Summer Fair
Kids Planet Salford

Come along to our summer fair ‐ lots of activities including bouncy castle tombola BBQ biscuit decorating face painting stalls and much much more. Everyone is welcome 11am till 2pm.…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 368788
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15
JUL
Mum2mum Market Baby & Childrens Nearly New Sale
Halifax Academy

Sat 15th July‐ Halifax Academy ‐ Doors Open 13:15 15:15Over 30 stalls selling excellent condition baby and childrens goods at bargain prices. Well‐known brands at a fraction of high street prices. Everything imaginable for your little ones.JOIN THE EVENT FOR SALE…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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16
JUL
Kids Planet Higher Broughton - Summer Fair
Kids Planet Higher Broughton

Come along to our summer fair ‐ lots of activities including bouncy castle face painting craft activities tombola hook a duck kosher and non kosher snacks stalls and much much more. Everyone is welcome 10:30am till 1:30pm.…

Location: 6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 927457
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16
JUL
Muslim Marriage Events Manchester
Royal Nawaab Manchester

We are holding the next muslim marriage event on Sunday 16th July 2017 at Royal Nawaabs 1008 Stockport Road Levenshulme Manchester M19 3WN.21‐35 year olds only Open to all British MuslimsAn event to provide a platform for people seeking partners in marriage…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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18
JUL
Introduction to Investors in People. Free Workshop
Churchgate House

Introduction to Investors in People is a practical workshop designed to help you explore IIP and what it can mean for your organisation. With interactive exercises the session will help you ascertain where you are against the Standard and how to identify…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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20
JUL
Amazon Masterclass training - Manchester
Innospace

Amazon marketplace has brought great opportunity and growth to lots of businesses in the UK and the same can also apply to your business. This course helps you explore the untapped potential to grow your business with Amazon. In this informative session…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02922 362596
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20
JUL
eBay Masterclass Training Course- Manchester
Innospace

If you are an established eBay seller who is achieving or aiming fast growth this masterclass is perfect for you.We will explore several simple easy to implement processes that we have proven to lead to increase sales and repeat business in the…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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22
JUL
Jeffrey's Corner Dukinfield - Summer Fair
Jeffrey's Corner Day Nursery Dukinfield

Come along to our summer fair ‐ lots of activities including homemade gifts hook a duck wet sponge throwing sweet treats raffle cakes caf tombola stalls and much much more. Everyone is welcome 11am till 2pm.…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01613 082020
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22
JUL
Kids Planet Urmston - Summer Fair
Kids Planet Lymehurst

Come along to our summer fair ‐ lots of activities including bouncy castle BBQ raffle arts & crafts stalls and much much more. Everyone is welcome 10am till 2pm.…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 475834
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23
JUL
Mum2mum Market Cheadle Hulme Nearly New Sale
Cheadle Hulme Methodist Church

SELL your quality second hand baby childrens and maternity clothes preloved baby equipment or used pram at our nearly new baby and childrens market and keep 100 of the proceeds.Dont know where to start sorting out your baby items sign up for…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07905 906594
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24
JUL
HAVE A SUPER SUMMER WITH HAMLEYS
Hamleys Manchester

Go on an action‐packed adventure through the store landing you at the Superhero Party Room.Once inside you will take part in Superhero activities including;Arts crafts fun‐filled games sweets and gifts to take homeSuperhero Training to test your skillsA hunt for the Lost…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08717 041977
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29
JUL
Jeffrey's Corner Springhead - Summer Fair
Jeffrey's Corner Day Nursery Springhead

Come along to our summer fair ‐ lots of activities including bouncy castle BBQ raffle tombola lucky dip stalls and much much more. Everyone is welcome 10am till 2pm.…

Location: 2.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01616 206267
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29
JUL
Kids Planet Prestwich - Summer Fair
Kids Planet Prestwich

Come along to our summer fair ‐ lots of activities including bouncy castle football raffle face painting stalls and much much more. Everyone is welcome 11am till 2pm.…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 738989
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29
JUL
Kids Planet Salford Quays - Summer Fair
Kids Planet Salford Quays

Come along to our summer fair ‐ lots of activities including face painting tombola biscuit decorating special guest stalls and much much more. Everyone is welcome 11am till 2pm.…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01618 480991
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01
AUG
Pride and Prejudice
Waterside Arts Centre

Take a step back in time with Chapterhouse Theatre Company to meet Elizabeth Bennet Jane Austens most loveable heroine. When Elizabeth meets the rude and abrupt Mr Darcy she loathes him at first sight. But is there more to him than meets…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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02
AUG
Speed Dating in Manchester
walrus

How speed dating in Manchester worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Manchester. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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Tourist Attractions


Imperial War Museum North

The museum tells people's stories of war and its impact. Built by Daniel Libeskind to resemble three shards of a shattered globe, representing conflict on land, air and water.Opened at The Quays in Trafford Park, Manchester in July 2002 and created to give northern audiences access to the…

Museum of Science and Industry

See thunderous cotton machinery demonstrated by our Presenters in the Textile Gallery.Weekdays 3:00pmWeekends 11:00am & 3:00pm…

The Lowry

A dazzling, award winning building in a stunning waterside location. One of the most exciting art galleries in Britain, explore L S Lowry's life and work in ways that might surprise you and discover something new in our other gallery spaces. Opening its door to the…

Urbis

Urbis explores Urban culture and the cities of today and tomorrow through four floors of exhibitions about city life. Our exhibition programme features international large‐scale exhibitions offering unique insights into the dynamic culture of the modern city, with innovative explorations of design, architecture, graffiti, music and the…

City Art Gallery

Manchester Art Gallery houses one of the UK's finest art collections in spectacular surroundings. The Gallery has recently benefited from a £35m transformation and has superb visitor facilities and friendly, welcoming staff. There are currently around 25,000 items in the collection and over 2,000 of these…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Oldham? See our list of attractions in Oldham, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.