What's on inOrmskirk


Welcome to Ormskirk

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

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Forthcoming events in Ormskirk

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Definitely Oasis
The Citadel

The band regularly sell out top class venues across the UK and were recently the first ever tribute band to sell out Glasgows iconic Garage Venue quite an achievement when you consider only 3 years ago the band played there first gig…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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28
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Music for the Mind & Soul
Capstone Theatre

J A Jayanth fluteAshwani Shankar shehnaiNeyveli Venkatesh mridangamKousic Sen ‐ tabla‐‐In this special concert two of the most remarkable woodwind instruments the Bansuri Flute and Shenai combine to take the audience on a melodic journey through both the Hindustani…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01512 913578
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28
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Liverpool Wine Tasting Experience Day
Radisson Blu, liverpool

. Why Book on a Liverpool Wine Tasting Course with Wine UnearthedWine Tasting should be all about enjoying wine and having Fun ‐ our Liverpool Days are ‐ learn about wine with like‐minded people in an un‐stuffy way.We are Established and Proven…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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28
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Cream & Circus pres. Kaluki - The Asylum
The Old Newsham Park Hospital

We are pleased to announce the return of The Asylum to the Old Newsham Park Hospital inLiverpool on Saturday 28th April for a very special event that sees three of the norths clubbingpowerhouses come together for one night only Circus &…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 03330 035932
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28
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Kaiju Promotions Presents: Enter the Kaiju
Hangar 34

FABIO & GROOVERIDER DILLINJA NICKY BLACKMARKET DOC SCOTT TOTAL SCIENCE TOTAL RECALL & MAGIKA ARIES JAZZY LIONESS AND INDIKA FREAK RESPONSE.W MC GQ MC FEARLESS FATMAN D IC3 MC STEPPA Special GuestsFabio and Grooverider The Godfathers of Drum & Bass and…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07534 111830
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Twinkle Twinkle (2:30pm Performance)
The Citadel

There are melodies that live in all of us. No one knows that more than Marty the puppy whose songs and playtime with his Dad are the best part of his day.But sometimes you have to learn how to find the music…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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29
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Twinkle Twinkle (12:30pm Performance)
The Citadel

There are melodies that live in all of us. No one knows that more than Marty the puppy whose songs and playtime with his Dad are the best part of his day.But sometimes you have to learn how to find the music…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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30
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An Evening of String Quartets
Capstone Theatre

Alex Marks violinElizabeth Lamberton ‐ violinRob Shepley ‐ violaGethyn Jones celloThe Liverpool Hope Music Department invite you to an evening recital featuring a collection of short string quartets written by Hope composers past present and future. The selection of original…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01512 913578
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01
MAY
Speed Dating in Liverpool
Browns

Liverpool Speed DatingAbout Speed Dating in Liverpool EventsAt one of our Liverpool Speed Dating events you will have four minutes to chat to each date. Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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02
MAY
Lord Heseltine lecture at RIBA North, Liverpool
RIBA North

. Lord Heseltine ‐ Liverpool 1979 My Conversion to DevolutionLiverpool at the end of the 1970s was a city on the edge ‐ not just geographically but economically and socially. Deindustrialisation depopulation and decay had eaten away at the urban fabric…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01517 030107
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04
MAY
Jadis
The Citadel

U.K Neo Progressive band Jadis eagerly head out to play live for the first time in 6 years .Band members Gary ChandlerStephen Christey and Andy Marlow are joined this time by Keyboard player Martin Orford who was a major part of the…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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05
MAY
Manford's Comedy Club
Chorley Little Theatre

Chorley Little Theatre 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 UK touring circuit and television.facebook.commanfordscomedytwitter.commanfordscomedy…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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05
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Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
Quaker Meeting House

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.Through the absorption of the divine power many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain that have been declared as incurable by the medical profession. The words of…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07800 933172
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05
MAY
Dean Friedman “Well, Well” Said the rocking ch
Capstone Theatre

Dean Friedman first delighted UK audiences with his chart‐topping hit Lucky Stars. The now classic single paved the way for a slew of hits off Friedmans critically acclaimed album Well Well Said the Rocking Chair including familiar tracks Lydia Rocking Chair …

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01512 913578
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06
MAY
Lecture: Help & Healing on the Spiritual Path
Quaker Meeting Room

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.Through the absorption of the divine power many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain that have been declared as incurable by the medical profession. The words of…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01524 409345
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06
MAY
Defected Liverpool - Franky Rizardo, Josh Butler
Arts Club

DEFECTED IN THE HOUSE Liverpool.‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐ Line Up ‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐ Franky RizardoJosh ButlerLow Steppa.Defected is the one and only label that carried House musics legacy into the 21st century with a rich vein of house heritage running through its veins the label is now…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 0000
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07
MAY
Shop 'n' Bop
Botany Bay

Join us this bank holiday for a day of shopping music and dancingPut your best foot forward at our Afternoon Swing Dance on Monday 7th May 12pm ‐ 4pm. Go back in time with the amazing A‐Train Swing and enjoy music from…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01257 261220
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08
MAY
Rock Icons
The Brindley Theatre

Rock Icons is an all new energetic live music show that will take you on a musical and visual journey through the eras and evolution of Rock and Classic Rock featuring the music from the worlds most iconic Bands such as Yes…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01519 078360
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09
MAY
Born To Win
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

After the huge success of Dance is Life in 2017 Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster showcasing a story of love and passion with even more heat even more energy and even more drama than…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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09
MAY
Monty Python's SPAMALOT
Preston Guild Hall

Monty Python and the Holy Grail tells the legendary tale of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table and their quest for the Holy Grail. Monty Pythons SPAMALOT features a chorus line of dancing divas and knights flatulent Frenchman…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 804444
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11
MAY
Absolute Bowie come to Preston Guildhall
Preston Guild Hall

Absolute Bowie are proud to present a brand new stage show 50 Years of Bowie; a musical journey through the iconic singers ever changing personas.. Absolutely wicked. As one who was there watching Absolute Bowie put me back there again. For anyone…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01772 804444
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11
MAY
Sweeney Entertainments Presents The Best of Wham!
The Epstein Theatre

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS THE BEST OF WHAMStarring CRAIG WEBB Sweeney Entertainments brings a fantastic new show to venues across the UK featuring the very best of George Andrew Pepsi and Shirlie ‐ The Best of WhamCan it really be 37 years since…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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12
MAY
Danny Bryant
The Citadel

The UKs National Blues Treasure Planet Rock Radio is coming to the Citadel to launch his highly anticipated new studio Album Revelation. With support from Canadas own Steve Hill. This will be a special night of Blues and Rock not to be…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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12
MAY
Allerton Brass: Around The World In 80 Minutes
Capstone Theatre

All aboard for a whistle‐stop world tour as Capstone regulars Allerton Brass circumnavigate the globe to bring you musical favourites from Italy France America Japan and of course from these wonderful British Isles to name but a few.Under the baton of their…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01512 913578
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18
MAY
Prince Tribute Endorphinmachine
The Citadel

In 2016 we lost Prince one of the most prolific and controversial musical icons of all time. It seemed that there was nothing this man couldnt do and because there was only one PRINCE there is only one Prince tribute band EndorphinmachineThe…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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19
MAY
The Floyd Effect
Gladstone Theatre

Pink Floyds recording career spanned almost three decades and for its 10th Anniversary The Floyd Effect has chosen two of the bands most remarkable albums to create The Bell And The Moon tour 2018. Spotlighting the music of The Division Bell 1994…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01516 438757
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19
MAY
Discover The World of Gin
The Glendower Hotel

This will be a highly enjoyable evening tasting some high‐quality craft Gins from a range of producers.In this fantastic tasting well discover a selection of fun and flavourful Gins from around the world demonstrating the various different styles and flavours each Gin…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01253 301934
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19
MAY
Absolute Bowie come to The Atkinson Southport
The Atkinson

.Absolutely wicked. As one who was there watching Absolute Bowie put me back there again. For anyone who missed it or fans who want to relive it I definitely recommend it. As close to the real thing that youll get. Enjoy. ‐…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01704 533333
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19
MAY
Liverpool Mozart Orchestra:Midsummer Night’s Dre
Capstone Theatre

Mendelssohn A Midsummer Nights Dream ‐ OvertureMozart Piano Concerto No.24Mendelssohn A Midsummer Nights Dream Scherzo Intermezzo & NocturneHaydn Symphony No.60 Il Distratto Conductor: Ewa StrusinskaPiano: Ana‐Marija Markovina‐‐With summer hopefully round the corner what could be more apt…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01512 913578
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21
MAY
The Salon
The Epstein Theatre

Regal Entertainments new show will be a cut and blow above the rest.Audiences of Liverpool get your rollers at the ready as Drew Quayles hilarious and critically acclaimed comedy play The Salon makes a welcome return to Liverpool.With a stellar cast…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01517 094044
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Tourist Attractions


Knowsley Safari Park

Knowsley Safari Park was opened to the public in July 1971 by the 18th Earl of Derby. Then, the safari park' concept of having visitors in cages cars and the animals roaming free based on the drive‐through game reserves of East Africa was unique. In 1994, Edward Stanley,…

Anfield Tour

Your chance to get exclusive access to one of the most famous and historic sporting venues in world football, Anfield. The Anfield stadium tour lets you experience the home of the most successful club in English football.Our dedicated tour guides will give enthralling insights into Anfields illustrious…

Another Place

Crosby Beach is now the permanent home to Another Place, the sculpture by internationally acclaimed artist, Antony Gormley. The beach has been awarded the Quality Coast Award by Keep Britain Tidy. The QCA award tells visitors that the standards of beach management are of the highest quality in…

British Lawnmower Museum

The Museum has now become one of the Worlds leading authorities on vintage lawnmowers and is now the largest import & export specialists in antique garden machinery, supplying parts, archive conservation of manuscript materials and valuing machines from all over the world.Included in this Unique National collection are…

Acorn Farm

Acorn Farm is an award‐winning, family‐friendly attraction in Kirkby, Merseyside. Were open 7 days a week 10am‐4pm and there's always loads to see and do Whatever the weather, Acorn Farm offers a great value, fun day out for everyoneWe have a wide range of animals here at the…

Jungle Parc

Jungle Parc is based within Croxteth Country Park just 10 minutes from the city centre of Liverpool & only 40 minutes from Manchester.A fun, family adventure where you can swing, glide and climb through the trees whatever the weather.Our Adventurer Course is the first of its kind in…

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