What's on inRawtenstall

Welcome to Rawtenstall

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

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Forthcoming events in Rawtenstall

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Peter Kay
Phones 4u Arena Manchester

Peter Kay returns after almost 5 years to live stand‐up comedy with his The Tour That Doesnt Tour show at the MEN Arena in Manchester. Get your Peter Kay tickets for his 2010 stand‐up comedy…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Peter Kay Pheonix Nights
Phones 4u Arena Manchester

Peter Kay Pheonix Nights at Phones 4u Arena Manchester in Manchester on Sunday 01 February 2015. 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: 15.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Peter Kay Phoenix Nights
Phones 4u Arena Manchester

Peter Kay Phoenix Nights at Phones 4u Arena Manchester in Manchester on Sunday 01 February 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Peter Kay Phoenix Nights tickets so weve done the legwork for you.…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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The Lion King
Palace Theatre Manchester

The musical The Lion King brings to life the story of young Simbas challenge to fulfil his destiny as king of the lions and defeat his tyrannical uncle in the process.The show features the enchanting…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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FREE taster session at the Bury Rock Choir
The Met (Edwin Street Recording Studio Top Floor)

The Bury Rock Choir is led by singerpianist Maxine Cherrie. Youve probably heard of our unique sellout O2 arena event in 2013 and our secret singing flash mobs around country for Comic Relief just search Great British flash mob on YouTube but…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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03
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FREE taster session at the Norden/Bamford Rock Cho
Small Hall

Your friendly local Norden choir is run by vocal teacher Phil Reynolds. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around Greater Manchester and as a choir we also sing together with other Rock Choir singers in the nearby…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FREE taster session at the Rochdale/Littleborough
Harvey Room Upstairs

The local Littleborough choir is run by singerpianist Phil Reynolds. Our choir is made up of people who never thought they would join a choir or would even sing for fun and thats the beauty of joining our choir. I dont think…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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03
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Rock And Roll Bingo
Revolution Deansgate Locks

Quite simply bingo with music....Replace traditional bingo numbers with 15‐second clips of music.Replace the numbers on the bingo card with the name of an artist and song.When you hear a song thats on your card mark it off.Category: Bars Pubs …

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07428 371764
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03
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Life In Film
The Castle Hotel

Life In Film are an exciting four piece exuding the indie cool that British bands are so well known for. They combine the best aspects of the indie and pop music genres to create catchy…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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FREE taster session at the Middleton Rock Choir
St Peter's Church Hall

The Middleton Rock Choir is led by Greater Manchester based musician Phil Reynolds. The choir is for all ages and all the local Greater Manchester branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible gigs like the 9500 seat Liverpool…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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Don Banks Afternoon Variety show
Darwen Library Theatre

Don Banks Afternoon Variety show performs live at Darwen Library Theatre in Darwen Lancashire on Wednesday 04 February 2015. Buy and compare your tickets for Don Banks Afternoon Variety show at Darwen Library Theatre now.…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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FREE taster session at the Saddleworth/Oldham Rock
Uppermill Civic Hall

Your friendly local Oldham choir is run by Greater Manchester based musician Phil Reynolds. The choir is for all ages and all the local Greater Manchester branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible events like Flash Mobs and…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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Scuttlers
Royal Exchange Theatre

WORLD PREMIERE by Rona MunroThe Scuttlers were Manchesters original gangs.Throughout the 1870s and beyond the streets of Openshaw Gorton Ancoats and Salford were terrorised by rival groups of young mill workers fighting for control. With their bell‐bottoms and floppy caps they fought…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: BoxOffice:01618 339833
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Elbow
O2 Apollo Manchester

Once a small indie band playing in the shadows of other notorious Manchester acts like Doves Elbow have rightfully gained their reputation as one of the best groups the country has to offer and cemented…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Georges Comedy Club
King George's Hall

Georges Comedy Club at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn on Friday 06 February 2015. 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 the…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Gorgon City
The Ritz

Gorgon City at The Ritz in Manchester on Friday 06 February 2015. 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…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Primordial
Sound Control

Primordial at Sound Control in Manchester on Friday 06 February 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Primordial tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and Stubhub…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Rae Morris
Manchester Gorilla

Rae Morris at Manchester Gorilla in Manchester on Friday 06 February 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Rae Morris tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Steve Aoki
Albert Hall

Steve Aoki at Albert Hall in Manchester on Friday 06 February 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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American Wrestling
King George's Hall

American Wrestling appear live to play Wrestling at King George&039;s Hall on Saturday 07 February 2015 in Blackburn Lancashire. For the best ticket prices see below.…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Sports

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City vs Hull City
Etihad Stadium

City vs Hull City at Etihad Stadium in Manchester on Saturday 07 February 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch City vs Hull City live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Sports

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Ten Walls
Albert Hall

Ten Walls at Albert Hall in Manchester on Saturday 07 February 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Ten Walls live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Interpol
Albert Hall

Interpol at Albert Hall in Manchester on Sunday 08 February 2015. 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…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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One Night Only
The Deaf Institute

One Night Only at The Deaf Institute in Manchester on Monday 09 February 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Sam Bailey
Bridgewater Hall Manchester

Winner of series ten of The X Factor in 2013 Sam Bailey has gone from strength to strength and is now in the enviable position of being a highly sought after performing artist. Following…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Navigating the Ultra High Definition Ecosystem
BBC MediaCity UK

The topic of the 2015 seminar series is Navigating the Ultra High Definition UHD Ecosystem and will begin its worldwide journey with the SMPTE UK Section in London and Salford.The seminar will touch on the potential impact of new and emerging UHD…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +1(914)20 5-2381
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Gaz Coombes
Manchester Gorilla

After the success of his criticallyacclaimed debut solo album Gaz Coombes Presents... Here Come The Bombs Gaz Coombes has lined up some headline dates and is playing at O2 Academy Birmingham this October.…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Philip Selway
The Deaf Institute

Philip Selway at The Deaf Institute in Manchester on Thursday 12 February 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Philip Selway tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Blackpool Comes to Oldham
Hollinwood Avenue Events Area

A Manchester based fun park organiser has promised his best ever event when he brings his fun park back to Oldham for three weeks including the February Half Term holidays. Blackpool Comes to Oldham returns to Hollinwood from Friday February 13 with…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL:
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Cupid's Prop Box
Revolution Deansgate Locks

Cupids Prop Box fires an arrow right through the heart of clubland this Friday 13th February for Manchesters only Valentine party where no one leaves empty handed.For a night of all round good fun unbeatable tunes ‐ covering everything from Disco to…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01618 397558
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Tourist Attractions


East Lancashire Railway

Where steam power meets breathtaking scenery Located in the heart of Bury Town Centre, the East Lancashire Ralway has been your gateway to great days out since 1846.From days out cycling, walking or wildlife spotting to afternoons at tea rooms nestled away in picturesque towns and villages. Get…

Turton Tower

A Delightful Tudor House in Woodland Gardens A distinctive 15th century English country house. Set in relaxing woodlands on the edge of the popular walking area of the West Pennine Moors.Period rooms displaying a magnificent collection of decorative woodwork, paintings and furniture includes items loaned from the…

Whalley Abbey

Standing on the banks of the River Calder, Whalley Abbey has been a focal point for hospitality since the fourteenth century. It began its history as a community of Cistercian monks. The ruins that still stand in the grounds today remind visitors of St. Benedict's rule to receive…

Accrington & District Golf Club

Accrington & District Golf Club ‐ golf course in Accrington, Lancashire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01254 231091 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Accrington & District Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Accrington Superbowl

Bowling at Accrington Superbowl in Accrington, Lancashire. Contact venue on 01254875500 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Alexandra Snooker Club

SnookerPool Hall at Alexandra Snooker Club in Nelson, Lancashire. Contact venue on 01282 696837 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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