What's on in Rawtenstall, Lancashire
Welcome to Rawtenstall in the beautiful county of Lancashire. 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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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Rawtenstall
If you're out on the tiles in Rawtenstall then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Rawtenstall will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Rawtenstall.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Rawtenstall (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Rawtenstall for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Rawtenstall for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
Number 678 Guest HouseRossendale
Rooms from £55.00
The Old Mill Hotel & Leisure ClubRossendale
Rooms from £56.00
Rosehill House HotelBurnley
Rooms from £35.00
Rooms from £42.00
Red Hall HotelBury
Rooms from £40.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|Horror Camp LiveHorror Camp LIVE! is an overnight immersive experience, based in the fictional Campground Mass Acre. Over 13 hours, campers become part of an interactive living horror game. Inspired by movies like The Blair Witch Pro…||24 May - 31 Aug 2013Scare Kingdom Scream ParkBlackburnTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Spring SteamingsVolunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society have rescued and restored 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 b…||26 - 27 May 2013Bolton Steam MuseumBoltonHistoric/Heritage|
|Draks Drum LiveDraks Drum are an original acoustic-rock band from Colne, Lancashire with punk and progressive rock influences. Draks Drum are playing live at The Queens, Colne BB8 8DY on Bank Holiday Monday 27th May. The set will be…||27 May 2013The Queens (Colne)ColneMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Small Weller LiveSmall Weller are the latest Jam and Weller tribute band on the block. Covering all the best bits from the 35 year history of this God like genius. Using authentic equipment and capturing the unique sound and energy, Smal…||1 Jun 2013Sports Bar And LoungeAccringtonMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|June Open Day Ellenroad Engine House Steam MuseumJoin us for our June open day and see The World's Largest Working Steam Mill Engines in full steam. This month we welcome an exhibition from Rochdale Society of Model and Experimental Engineers. Whilst on site be s…||2 Jun 2013Ellenroad Engine House Steam MuseumRochdaleExhibitions|
|Break the FloorboardsFrom the award-winning Theatre Company that brought you the 2011 smash hit musical 'Britain's Got Bhangra', Rifco Arts and Watford Palace Theatre present a new dance drama - 'Break The Floorboards' All Zain wants to…||4 - 8 Jun 2013Oldham Coliseum TheatreOldhamTheatre & Performing Arts|
|George#039;s Comedy ClubTickets for George#039;s Comedy Club at King George's Hall on the Friday, 07 June 2013 are bound to sell out fast - to watch George#039;s Comedy Club live at King George's Hall see our list of ticket comparison…||7 Jun 2013King George's HallBlackburnTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Gregor Lersch DemonstrationGregor Lersch Demonstration at King George's Hall live on Saturday, 08 June 2013 in Blackburn, Lancashire. For tickets to see Gregor Lersch Demonstration at King George's Hall, see the list of ticket prices.…||8 Jun 2013King George's HallBlackburnMiscellaneous|
|Mini SingMini Sing performs live at King George's Hall in Blackburn, Lancashire on Wednesday, 12 June 2013. Buy and compare your tickets for Mini Sing at King George's Hall now.…||12 Jun 2013King George's HallBlackburnMiscellaneous|
|Blackburn Mecca RelivedBlackburn Mecca Relived performs live at King George's Hall in Blackburn, Lancashire on Saturday, 15 June 2013. Buy and compare your tickets for Blackburn Mecca Relived at King George's Hall now.…||15 Jun 2013King George's HallBlackburnMiscellaneous|
|Childline Midsummer BallYou are warmly invited to join us for the ChildLine Midsummer Ball to help raise money for the ChildLine Schools Service in the Wigan area. The evening promises to be an event not to be missed, with a champagne and pi…||15 Jun 2013The De Vere White HotelBoltonLifestyle|
|Afternoon Music HallAfternoon Music Hall appears live in Blackburn, Lancashire at King George's Hall on Wednesday, 19 June 2013. For ticket prices to watch Afternoon Music Hall at King George's Hall, see the list of tickets avail…||19 Jun 2013King George's HallBlackburnMiscellaneous|
|Counterfeit Sixties ShowRe-live the sounds of the swinging sixties, as Britain's No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties, with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that perio…||21 Jun 2013Burnley MechanicsBurnleyMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|The CureheadsThe Cureheads appears live in Blackburn, Lancashire at King George's Hall on Friday, 21 June 2013. For ticket prices to watch The Cureheads at King George's Hall, see the list of tickets available for The Cure…||21 Jun 2013King George's HallBlackburnMiscellaneous|
|CraftaganzaCoinciding with the start of Hebden Arts Festival and the Handmade Parade. Local Artists, Designers and Crafters have come together to bring you a great Fair, bringing you unique, hand crafted products, including: Be…||22 Jun 2013Holme Street Arts CentreHebden BridgeArts / Craft|
|Soul Night OutSoul Night Out performs live at King George's Hall in Blackburn, Lancashire on Saturday, 29 June 2013. Buy and compare your tickets for Soul Night Out at King George's Hall now.…||29 Jun 2013King George's HallBlackburnMiscellaneous|
|George#039;s Comedy ClubGeorge#039;s Comedy Club will be performing live Comedy at King George's Hall on the Friday, 05 July 2013 in Blackburn, Lancashire. Buy tickets for George#039;s Comedy Club online.…||5 Jul 2013King George's HallBlackburnTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Broken Bones and The VileBroken Bones and The Vile appears live in Blackburn, Lancashire at King George's Hall on Saturday, 06 July 2013. For ticket prices to watch Broken Bones and The Vile at King George's Hall, see the list of tick…||6 Jul 2013King George's HallBlackburnMiscellaneous|
|July Open Day Ellenroad Engine HouseJoin us for our July open day and see The World's Largest Working Steam Mill Engines in full steam. This month we welcome an exhibition from the Northern Meccano Society Whilst on site be sure to visit our Cafe wh…||7 Jul 2013Ellenroad Engine House Steam MuseumRochdaleFamily Days Out|
|Elvis A Little More ConversationElvis A Little More Conversation performs live at King George's Hall in Blackburn, Lancashire on Friday, 12 July 2013. Buy and compare your tickets for Elvis A Little More Conversation at King George's Hall no…||12 Jul 2013King George's HallBlackburnMiscellaneous|
Wedding fairs in Rawtenstall
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Rawtenstall. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.