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

08
AUG
An Evening With Darrell Smith
Lula Mae's

Live Lula Maes. We are excited to be hosting Darrell Smith for an evening of fantastic live music. Playing covers from a variety of decades & genres which are bound to get you foot tapping & singing. Darrell…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01282 863888
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08
AUG
Kids Planet Higher Broughton Summer Fair Open Day
Kids Planet Day Nursery Higher Broughton

Come along and join us for our summer fair and open day on Saturday 8th August 11am ‐ 2pm.Meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities. Plus lots of activities ‐ bouncy castle face painting tombola raffle and moreKids Planet Higher…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 927457
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13
AUG
West Side Story
Palace Theatre Manchester

West Side Story at Palace Theatre Manchester in Manchester on Thursday 13 August 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch West Side Story live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
AUG
Jimmy Carr
King George's Hall

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
AUG
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
King George's Hall

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at King Georges Hall in Blackburn on Friday 14 August 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…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

15
AUG
Kids Planet Prestwich - Summer Fair & Open Day
Kids Planet Day Nursery Prestwich

Come along and join us for our summer fair and open day on Saturday 15th August 11am ‐ 2pm.Meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities. Plus lots of activities ‐ bouncy castle face painting tombola raffle and moreKids Planet Prestwich…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 738989
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15
AUG
Relax with Tom Richardson
Lula Mae's

We are a family owned American Style Diner in the heart of Colne. Serving freshly prepared food in a relaxing and comfortable environment. We open Friday Saturday & Sunday during the day then on Saturday evenings we have a licensed bar…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01282 863888
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16
AUG
The Secret Garden
Hoghton Tower

Join young Mary Lennox on her journey of discovery as she travels to her uncles house deep in the Yorkshire countryside where unexpected friends and very magical creatures help her unlock the mystery of the secret garden. This most enchanting story loved…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01254 669187
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20
AUG
Mr Stink
Oswaldthistle Civic Theatre

David Walliams star of Little Britain has written the smelliest book of all time which now breaks new wind ground in this scratch n sniff production bringing Mr Stinkpongingly to life.David Walliams whos not in…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

22
AUG
Rock out with Relic
Lula Mae's

We are a family owned American Style Diner in the heart of Colne. Serving freshly prepared food in a relaxing and comfortable environment. We open Friday Saturday & Sunday during the day then on Saturday evenings we have a licensed bar…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01282 863888
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24
AUG
Deerhoof
Manchester Gorilla

Deerhoof at Manchester Gorilla in Manchester on Monday 24 August 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 tickets for Deerhoof…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
AUG
Franz Ferdinand Sparks
Albert Hall

Franz Ferdinand Sparks at Albert Hall in Manchester on Tuesday 25 August 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Franz Ferdinand Sparks tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
AUG
The Offspring
O2 Apollo Manchester

The Offspring at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Tuesday 25 August 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 tickets…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
AUG
The Good Wine Conference
Manchester Conference Centre

The Good Wine Conference.URL:Booking: http:atnd.it27743‐1Tickets: http:atnd.it27743‐2Price:V.I.P. Two Day Registration with Gala Dinner: GBP 0.0Two Day Registration with Gala Dinner: GBP 299.0Category: Food Drink Tastings…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01608 495288
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29
AUG
Third Thumb @ The Blues
Lula Mae's

We are a family owned American Style Diner in the heart of Colne. Serving freshly prepared food in a relaxing and comfortable environment. We open Friday Saturday & Sunday during the day then on Saturday evenings we have a licensed bar…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01282 863888
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30
AUG
Mixed Presents: LuvBug feat. Marvin Humes
Liquid & Envy, Oldham

Join us for a huge Bank Holiday Sunday as Mixed bring LuvBug to Liquid for one night only.Marvin Humes will take over the Liquid decks on behalf of the dance trio Luvbug. Taking time out of this years summer residency at Cafe…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL:
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30
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Summer Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Our volunteers have rescued and restored over 27 old stationary steam engines ‐ some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woollen mills of the north of England. Most will be running in steam on these 2 days only.…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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30
AUG
Dawes
The Deaf Institute

Los Angeles rock group Dawes first came on to the scene in 2009 formed from the ashes of former indie group Simon Dawes. Following the departure of guitaris Blake in 2007 Simon Dawes became known…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
AUG
Sufjan Stevens
O2 Apollo Manchester

Sufjan Stevens at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Monday 31 August 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…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
SEP
Here We Go Magic
The Soup Kitchen

Here We Go Magic at The Soup Kitchen in Manchester on Wednesday 02 September 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Here We Go Magic live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
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Paul Smith the Intimations
The Deaf Institute

Paul Smith the Intimations at The Deaf Institute in Manchester on Thursday 03 September 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…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Sports

04
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Jim Adkins
Royal Northern College Of Music

Jim Adkins at Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester on Friday 04 September 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…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Jonny Craig
Sound Control

Jonny Craig at Sound Control in Manchester on Friday 04 September 2015. 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 the…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Martha Reeves and The Vandellas
Manchester Gorilla

Martha Reeves and The Vandellas at Manchester Gorilla in Manchester on Friday 04 September 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Martha Reeves and The Vandellas live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
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Blackburn Rovers Zipwire
Blackburn Rovers Football Club

Are you ready to flyCalling all daredevils.. Fancy taking part in the first ever zipwire happening at Blackburn Rovers Football Club on Saturday 5th September 2015 Why not join Blackburn Youth Zone for this fantastic exhilarating event where youll be taken to…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01254 292000
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Writing for Television - Karen Brown
YHA Manchester

Writing For TV ‐ Karen Brown.SATURDAY 5th September MANCHESTER 10am ‐ 4pm. How is writing for TV different to writing for Film What is a good TV story Tv rules. What is wonderful and not so wonderful about working in TV. Opportunities…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02032 907705
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My Morning Jacket
The Ritz

My Morning Jacket at The Ritz in Manchester on Sunday 06 September 2015. 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: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Jurassic 5
Albert Hall

Jurassic 5 at Albert Hall in Manchester on Monday 07 September 2015. 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 the…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
SEP
The Doppel Gang
THE MET (MALT BAR)

A new comedy play inspired by the legendary Marx Brothers embarks on a nationwide tour this autumn. Just Some Theatre Company are the talented young bunch behind The Doppel Gang a new comedy by Dominic Hedges which will tour 12 venues.The…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01517 085158
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Brand New
Albert Hall

Brand New at Albert Hall in Manchester on Thursday 10 September 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Brand New tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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