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

27
JUN
Don Henley
Manchester Arena

Don Henley at Manchester Arena in Manchester on Monday 27 June 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Don Henley tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
JUN
Kenny G
Bridgewater Hall

Kenny G at Bridgewater Hall in Manchester on Monday 27 June 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Kenny G live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
JUN
Save The Last Dance For Me
Palace Theatre Manchester

Save The Last Dance For Me at Palace Theatre Manchester in Manchester on Monday 27 June 2016. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
JUN
The Mousetrap
Opera House Manchester

Dont miss Agatha Christies The Mousetrip Londons West End threatre has been running this well‐loved murder mystery play for the last 38 years. On November 25 2012 the play will mark its 60th birthday. A…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

28
JUN
Lionel Richie
Manchester Arena

Lionel Richie is THE legendary soul singer songwriter and record producer from the USA who has sold an astonishing 100million albums throughout his successful career.…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
JUN
Ed Harcourt
The Deaf Institute

Ed Harcourt at The Deaf Institute in Manchester on Wednesday 29 June 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…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
JUN
Ross & Rachel
The Lowry

After an incredible highly acclaimed sell‐out run at Edinburgh Fringe 2015 Ross & Rachel by Olivier‐nominated James Fritz heads to New York for this years Brits Off Broadway Festival before embarking on a UK Tour. During its Edinburgh run Molly Vevers…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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30
JUN
Heart
O2 Apollo Manchester

Heart at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Thursday 30 June 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 Heart live in the knowledge that…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
JUL
Seal
Bridgewater Hall

Seal may be the most recognizable name and voice of U.K. soul. With four Grammy Awards and three Brits he certainly is one of the most acclaimedComing out of the early 90's acid house scene…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
JUL
GRUB's Pedal Powered Picnic
Sadler's Yard

Were back for our fourth Sadlers Yard market and this month as its the first day of the Le Tour de France were collaborating with Popup Bikes Manchester to put on a one day two wheeled party This will involve a vintage…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

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02
JUL
John Pendal - International Man of Leather
Bandit, Mugger & Thief

This ground‐breaking stand‐up comedy show is the true story of how a shy Baptist boy from Watford became an unlikely international sex ambassador when he won the 25th annual International Mr Leather contest in Chicago in 2003. Armed with a love of…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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03
JUL
Dogs Trust Manchester Summer Fun Day
Heaton Hall

Dogs Trust Manchester Summer Fun DayTrade Plots Available Would you like a trade plot at our Fun Day this yearIf you have a business doggy related or not why not think about having a trade plot at our Fun DaySunday 3rd JulyHeaton…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Family Events

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09
JUL
Whisky School- Manchester
Malmaison Manchester

. The Manchester Whisky School is designed for anyone with an interest in whisky and wants to learn more in an informal but informative fashion. All in the atmospheric and grand setting of the Malmaison.Find out how whisky is made and discover…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01904 410841
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09
JUL
Tyson Fury vs Wladimir Klitschko
Manchester Arena

Tyson Fury vs Wladimir Klitschko at Manchester Arena in Manchester on Saturday 09 July 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Tyson Fury vs Wladimir Klitschko live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Sports

10
JUL
Arijit Singh
Manchester Arena

Arijit Singh at Manchester Arena in Manchester on Sunday 10 July 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service.…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
JUL
Sturgill Simpson
Manchester Gorilla

Sturgill Simpson at Manchester Gorilla in Manchester on Monday 11 July 2016. 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 tickets for…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
JUL
HMS Pinafore
The Lowry

The much‐loved highly‐acclaimed all‐male H.M.S. Pinafore is embarking on an extensive UK Tour to ensure no‐one misses the boat. Join the hilarity of Gilbert and Sullivan with the award‐winning company that brought you the all‐male productions of The Pirates of Penzance…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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15
JUL
Arts & Crafts @ Manchester Cathedral
Manchester Cathedral

About 50 traders will be showcasing original arts and crafts handmade or designed by the trader. From jewellery to clothing accessories to paintings photography to pottery this will be a spectacular display in a stunning venue Oh and did we mention the…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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16
JUL
Kids Planet Salford - Summer Fair and Open Day
Kids Planet Salford

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including bouncy castle face painting tombola BBQ biscuit decorating special guest stalls refreshments & more.Kids Planet Salford36‐38 Eccles Old…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 368788
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16
JUL
Jim Jefferies
O2 Apollo Manchester

Jim Jefferies at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Saturday 16 July 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Jim Jefferies tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

16
JUL
Key 103 Summer Liver 2016
Manchester Arena

Key 103 Summer Liver 2016 at Manchester Arena in Manchester on Saturday 16 July 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…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
JUL
The Devil Makes Three
The Deaf Institute

The Devil Makes Three at The Deaf Institute in Manchester on Saturday 16 July 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…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
JUL
Kids Planet Higher Broughton - Summer Fair
Kids Planet Higher Broughton

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including bouncy castle face painting craft activities tombola hook a duck stalls kosher and non kosher snacks and refreshments…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 927457
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20
JUL
CIPS Taster Day
DoubleTree by Hilton

This is a free opportunity for those interested in starting their CIPS qualification to have a taster session at our CIPS Study Centre at DoubleTree Manchester Piccadilly.This taster session will provide you with a comprehensive understanding of whats involved in obtaining a…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01772 282555
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23
JUL
Jeffrey's Corner Springhead - Summer Fair
Jeffrey's Corner Day Nursery Springhead

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including bouncy castle choc feast stall hook a duck lucky dip tombola BBQ and refreshments & more.Jeffreys Corner Springhead37…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01616 206267
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24
JUL
Don Broco Priorities
Manchester Gorilla

Don Broco Priorities at Manchester Gorilla in Manchester on Sunday 24 July 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Don Broco Priorities live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
JUL
Don Broco Automatic
Manchester Gorilla

Don Broco Automatic at Manchester Gorilla in Manchester on Monday 25 July 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Don Broco Automatic tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
JUL
Funny Women Awards 2016 Heat
The Lowry, Pier 8

See some emerging comedy acts before they go stratospheric help raise vital funds and awareness for domestic violence charity Refuge and grab some Benefit Cosmetics goodies while youre at it The Funny Women Awards have been promoting female comics for over…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07904 631438
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02
AUG
Ryley Walker with Danny Thompson
The Trades Club

. Singer‐songwriter Ryley Walker plays guitar like Bert Jansch and sings like Tim Buckley yet has a musical style thats all his own. Still only in his mid‐twenties hes well on his way to becoming a major artist as the rave reviews…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07748 917201
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04
AUG
Bill Burr
O2 Apollo Manchester

Bill Burr at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Thursday 04 August 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…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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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