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

30
MAY
Live Meet and Greet with Towie'S Dan Osborne
Liquid & Envy, Oldham

TowieS Dan Osborne comes to Liquid & Envy for one night only for a personal meet & greet.Get up close and personal with the Towie star and see the real Essex Charmer in action.With 2 rooms of great music on the night…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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30
MAY
Sleeping Thieves
Lula Mae's

An evening of music with the local singer Band Sleeping Thieves. Fronted by singer & songwriter Victoria Huntriss. Covering a wide range of musical styles and covering artists from Lorde to Belly from Portishead to the Pixies to name just…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01282 863888
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30
MAY
U2 2
Henighans bottom Bull

U2 2 are the worlds premier U2 show. Formed by current members under the name Achtung Baby the band are now established 23 years Name‐checked by Bono past clients include BBC1 ITV1 RTE SKY TV Blackberry 2012 Olympics Pernod and more.The band…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07593 579663
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30
MAY
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Opera House Manchester

Acclaimed director and choreographer Jerry Mitchell Kinky Boots Legally Blonde Hairspray brings the new multi‐million pound production of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels the Musical to the Savoy Theatre. Starring three time Olivier and Tony Award winner…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
MAY
Take That
Phones 4u Arena Manchester

Take That is without a doubt the biggest come‐back of any boy band in the world. Were particularly excited to see Robbie back in the band for their Progress tour in 2011. Tickets…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
MAY
Engelbert Humperdinck
Bridgewater Hall

As one of the strongest and most enduring voices in the business Engelbert Humperdinck the man who has sold 150 million albums worldwide is bringing his show to the UK with a string of nationwide…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
JUN
Brand New
Royal Northern College Of Music

Brand New at Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester on Monday 01 June 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Brand New live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
JUN
Maroon 5
Phones 4u Arena Manchester

American rock band Maroon 5 hail from Los Angeles and are believed to have sold over 15 million records worldwide between their beginning in 2002 and present day. Their debut album Songs about Jane was…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
JUN
Amanda Palmer
Royal Northern College Of Music

Though started as a theatre‐inclined collegiate at the Wesleyan University this girl shines with glamour as a star in the music since the early 1980's to date. Before turning into Brechtian punk style carabet for…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
JUN
George Ezra
O2 Apollo Manchester

George Ezra at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Wednesday 03 June 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

03
JUN
Shura
The Soup Kitchen

Shura at The Soup Kitchen in Manchester on Wednesday 03 June 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…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
JUN
Ariana Grande
Phones 4u Arena Manchester

Ariana Grande at Phones 4u Arena Manchester in Manchester on Thursday 04 June 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…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
JUN
Ariana Grande Rixton
Phones 4u Arena Manchester

Ariana Grande Rixton at Phones 4u Arena Manchester in Manchester on Thursday 04 June 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: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
JUN
The Courteeners
Heaton Park

What is it about Manchester anyway Take the Courteeners for example. No one's writing better indie guitar driven songs today and singer Liam Fray isn't scared to own that fact. Or to shy away from…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
JUN
Atomic Kitten
The Ritz

Atomic Kitten at The Ritz in Manchester on Saturday 06 June 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: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
JUN
Patti Smith
O2 Apollo Manchester

It is not everyday that you find a musician who combines songs poetry and visual arts at the same time. This is what makes Patti Smith a marvel confined in a class of her own.…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
JUN
5 Seconds of Summer
Phones 4u Arena Manchester

Aussie pop‐rock band 5 Seconds of Summer consist of Calum Hood Luke Hemmings Michael Clifford and Ashton Irwin and formed in 2011 after meeting at the same school. After performing covers of pop songs…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
JUN
Juan Zelada
The Castle Hotel

Juan Zelada at The Castle Hotel in Manchester on Tuesday 09 June 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Juan Zelada live in the…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
JUN
Elvis Costello
Bridgewater Hall

Regarded by many to be one of the more influential and creative musicians of his era Elvis Costello has consistently released his unique variety of music since the late 1970s. With an individual style that…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
JUN
British Sea Power
The Ritz

British Sea Power are a six‐piece band variously originating from Cumbria Yorkshire Ealing and Shropshire and are currently based in East Sussex and on the Isle Of Skye. In 2013 ten years on from their…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
JUN
Damien Rice
Albert Hall

Damien Rice at Albert Hall in Manchester on Thursday 11 June 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Damien Rice live in the knowledge…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
JUN
The Piano Guys
Bridgewater Hall

What do you get when you mix up a marketing genius that does video a studio engineer that writes music a pianist that had a successful solo career and a cellist that does pretty much…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
JUN
Ash
Sound Control

Ash at Sound Control in Manchester on Friday 12 June 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Ash live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. See…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
JUN
Fleetwood Mac
Phones 4u Arena Manchester

Fleetwood Mac have a history of producing highly successful records that appeal to a large section of music lovers. A British band who were formed in 1967 they have undergone a number of changes…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
JUN
"We'll Always Have Paris"
Bolton Little Theatre

Three women of a certain age' gravitate to Paris. There's Nancy a retired headmistress determined to throw off the shackles; Anna recently widowed and free after years of nursing a sick husband; and Raquel a divorcee in search of eternal…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01204524469AgentTicketSourceon03336 663366
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13
JUN
New Rendition
Lula Mae's

An evening of music with the local duo New RenditionCovering popular songs with their own twist.Lula Maes is an intimate venue in the heart of Colne Licensed from 4pm serving a selection of beverages including real ale. Food is served all day…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01282 863888
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16
JUN
Boxed In
Manchester Gorilla

Boxed In at Manchester Gorilla in Manchester on Tuesday 16 June 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Boxed In live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
JUN
Sheppard
The Deaf Institute

Sheppard at The Deaf Institute in Manchester on Tuesday 16 June 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: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
JUN
The Moody Blues
O2 Apollo Manchester

English rock band 'The Moody Blues' are famed for their unique style and occasional blend of rock and classical together especially in their 1967 album 'Days of Future Past' The band has been together since…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
JUN
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
The Sabai Pavilion

The hottest funniest show this side of Bangkok the Ladyboys bring their new show for 2015 Beauties and the Beats to the UK taking you to a new level of frantic fun laughter and good times as only the Lady Boys…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08717 050705
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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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