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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Bouncers
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Reform Theatre in association with Harrogate Theatre present Bouncers Written by John Godber Directed by Keith Hukin We four will try to illustrate the sort of things that happen late at night in every town when the pubs are shut and the…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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FREE taster session at the Liverpool (Allerton) Ro
Liverpool Hope University

The Liverpool Rock Choir is led by local musician Anthony Seaman. Over the past few years Rock Choir has entered British peoples hearts with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and commitment to community singing in towns like Liverpool.…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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SOHN
Kazimier

SOHN at Kazimier in Liverpool on Thursday 18 September 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 best prices all covered…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Classic Cuts: Featuring DJ Mark Freejack and Baby
Cameo, Preston

Join 97.4 Rock FMs DJ Mark Freejack as he brings the club version of his hit Sunday Radio Show Classic Cuts to Cameo.Performing live on the night will be Baby D best known for their UK 1 single Let Me Be Your…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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Macdonald Kilhey Court, Ntertain Event and Wedding
Macdonald Kilhey Court Hotel

Imagine a top quality variety show combined with a wedding fayre giving you a great night out and chance to try your entertainment before you buy.Venue DescriptionLocated just 10 minutes drive from the M6 and M61 motorways and within easy reach of…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01942 530503
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Toast - A Tribute To Oasis
Citadel Arts Centre

One of the original Oasis Tribute Bands along with Scottish outfit No Way Sis Warrington‐based TOAST formed in 1994 and quickly rose to prominence by playing a host of sell‐out shows throughout Northern England receiving rave reviews from die‐hard Oasis fans and…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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The Pigeon Detectives
Liverpool East Village Arts Club

Brit band The Pigeon Detectives have been called the most likely to leap to the main stage back in 2007 by the NME. Having released two albums to date and sold half a million…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Aynsley Lister
The Citadel

Aynsley Lister's brand of blues‐based rock stems from explosive natural ability and fiery emotionally charged compositions that result in contemporary song writing that's fuelled with sheer heart and soul.Please note Under 18's must be accompanied by an adult and seated on the…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Jack Daniel's Birthday
Squires, Preston

Join us this Saturday for our big Jack Daniels birthday celebration Music lights and JD... What more do you needAnd why not streamline your experience by ordering your JD via the UKCN app Visit: http:app.ukcn.com for more information.Squires: Join DJ Shaggy as…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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Steve Howe
The Capstone Theatre

Guitar legend performs a solo concert at Liverpools Capstone TheatreAs Steve Howe started playing the guitar over 50 years ago in the 1960s guitar boom he was given some encouragement by his siblings to listen to other styles of guitar playing which…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 000140
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An Audience with Cannon & Ball
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Cannon & Ball at their best for one night only…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Darlia
Liverpool East Village Arts Club

Darlia at Liverpool East Village Arts Club in Liverpool on Tuesday 23 September 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: 11.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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A Chorus Line
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Centre Stage theatre company present A Chorus Line.…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Legs Eleven Bingo Night
Shaw Hill Golf and Country Club

The Legacy Rainbow House 2nd annual charity fun bingo night at Shaw Hill Golf & Country Club.Ticket price is £10 per person and includes bingo games and a delicious Hot Pot Supper.Retail stands exhibiting clothes jewellery and gifts. Charity raffle to…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01704 823276
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Kobra and the Lotus
O2 Academy 2 Liverpool

Kobra and the Lotus at O2 Academy 2 Liverpool in Liverpool on Wednesday 24 September 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 Kobra and…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Kylie Minogue
Echo Arena

Aussie singer songwriter and actress Kylie Minogue has come an extremely long way since we first saw her appear in Neighbours way back in the 80's. Now an astonishing 45 years old yeah really…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Heart of Everton's Badge
The Citadel

Since 1787 the Everton Lock‐up has stood proud upon a grassy knoll at the peak of Everton Brow. There is a rich history and many untold stories attached to this small tower and tonight they are about to unfoldIts January 2014 and…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Primal Fear
O2 Academy 2 Liverpool

Live music event at O2 Academy 2 Liverpool Liverpool Merseyside. To watch Primal Fear live at O2 Academy 2 Liverpool on the Thursday 25 September 2014 check out our list of primary and secondary ticket providers and compare the best ticket…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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. Please note Under 18's must be accompanied…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Perri and Neil Quartet - The Blue Project
The Capstone Theatre

Perri Alleyne‐Hughes ‐ vocals Neil Campbell ‐ classical guitar Roger Gardiner ‐ bass Viktor Nordberg ‐ drums and percussion From its opening line I am on a lonely road and I am travelling to the introspection of the Dark cafe days of…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 000140
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China White Presents Into D. Funk
The Citadel

D.Funk Soul band China White perform alongside DJ Graeme Park and are supported by The Hippy Mafia. China White combine raw social commentary with humour to provide music for the head as well as the feet. Please note this is an OVER…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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HMS Trincomalee Ghost Hunt & Ghost Tour
HMS Trincomalee

Hms Trincomalee Ghost HuntHartlepool Historic Quay HartlepoolCo.durham EnglandDate: 27th September 8pm ‐ 3amTickets £39.00Hms Trincomalee Is The Oldest British Warship Still Afloat And Hartlepool Is Proud To Have It Frigates Were Light Fast And Agile Warships That Generally Concentrated Their Firepower On…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07950 350810
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The Pierces
O2 Academy 2 Liverpool

The Pierces at O2 Academy 2 Liverpool in Liverpool on Saturday 27 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: 11.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Michael Portillo
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Michael Portillo Life: a game of two halves It took Michael Portillo little more than 10 Michael Portillo Life: a game of two halves It took Michael Portillo little more than 10 years to get a seat in the Commons and then…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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ST HELENS WEDDING FAIR
Chalon Court Hotel

The Chalon Court Hotel formerley known as the Park Inn St Helens enjoys an enviable central location between Manchester & Merseyside. With its impressive glass atrium this venue is a perfect setting for any wedding from the spectacular to the fairytale.Beautifully refurbished…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07742 609136
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The Heart of Everton's Badge 2014
The Capstone Theatre

Since 1787 the Everton Lock‐up has stood proud upon a grassy knoll at the peak of Everton Brow. There is a rich history and many untold stories attached to this small tower and tonight they are about to unfold Its January 2014…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 08448 000140
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Dylan Howe's Subterraneans - New Designs On Bowie'
The Capstone Theatre

Dylan Howe ‐ drums Percy Pursglove ‐ double bass Ross Stanley ‐ piano Steve Lodder ‐ synthesisers Andy Sheppard ‐ tenor saxophoneDylan Howe is a British drummer born in 1969 best known for leading his quintet and other jazz groups since 2002…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 000140
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Mostly Autumn (Dressed In Voices Tour)
The Citadel

Mostly Autumn return to The Citadel as part of their latest tour promoting their new album Dressed in Voices'. Recent accolades in Classic Rock Society polls suggest they deserve to be called The best band you have never heard.Please note Under…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Marmozets Lonely The Brave
O2 Academy 2 Liverpool

Marmozets Lonely The Brave at O2 Academy 2 Liverpool in Liverpool on Friday 03 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…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Bill Laurance Project
The Capstone Theatre

Bill Laurance keyboards Michael League bass Robert Sput' Searight drums special guestsOriginal member of the internationally acclaimed Snarky Puppy Grammy Award winning pianist Bill Laurance recently released his debut albumDVD Flint on GroundUp records which went straight…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 000140
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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…

Atkinson Art Gallery

British art of the 17th‐20th centuries, including works by Lely, Cotman, Ford Madox Brown, Sickert and Ginner, as well as The Death of General Wolfe by Benjamin West. Large collection of British watercolours, etchings and engravings.Themed exhibitions from the permanent collection are regularly shown. Every month the Gallery…

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