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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Wonderland
Palace Theatre Manchester

Wonderland at Palace Theatre Manchester in Manchester on Tuesday 25 April 2017. 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: 16.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

26
APR
Google Analytics Training - Manchester
Innospace, The Shed

Google Analytics helps you analyse visitor traffic and help you understand your customers. Most importantly it will help you to track your customers journey throughout the purchase cycle. That makes it easier to for you to help your current customers and win…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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26
APR
Google PPC for eCommerce ( Google Shopping)Trainin
Innospace, The Shed,

Even if youve never heard of Google Shopping before ‐ youve almost certainly seen it in action Just try searching Google for specific product or brand names and an array of pictures prices and merchants will appear ‐ right at the top…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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26
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IP EXPO Manchester
Manchester Central

IP EXPO Manchester is part of Europes number ONE enterprise IT event series designed for those looking to find out how the latest IT innovations can drive business growth and competitiveness. Now in its 3rd year the event showcases brand new exclusive…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Business

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26
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Manchester Online Seller Meetup
Innospace

Manchester Online Seller Meetup is freefor online sellers and retailers.Our events are perfect for any business aiming to grow online nationally or internationally. If you are thinking of starting to sell online you will learn proven strategies and tactics quicker through our…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01613 272923
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26
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Wordpress SEO Training - Manchester
Innospace, The Shed,

Search Engine Optimisation SEO is the practice of improving the content on your website and manipulating aspects off it in order to get better placements on search engines and increase the organic traffic to your website. This is an important part of…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07518 839629
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MCR Student Night Out
Manchester City Centre

MCR Student Night Out organised by Manchesters Business Improvement District Manchester BID and Manchester Arndale in collaboration with Capital Manchester and UNiDAYS ‐ will see the city come alive with Captial FM DJs street food top brand pop‐up stalls Lancashire County…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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28
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Mike and Me and Friends Charity Night for Polly
The Atherton Arms Pub

Our plans for an evening of entertainment for local mum Polly Haydock are well underway. For those who dont know we are helping Pollys Angels raise money for Pollys ongoing and much needed treatment in the best way we can..by offering…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07445 204060
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30
APR
May Day Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

A wide range of old stationary steam engines have been rescued and restored by volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society. Some of the engines are now unique the only ones of their kind to survive today anywhere in the world…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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30
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Mixed Presents: Dappy Live
Liquid & Envy, Oldham

Mixed presents Dappy live.The former N‐Dubz rapper will be live performing all his tracks live on Liquid stage.Now going solo he had a UK hit with No Regrets which peaked at Number 1 in the UK charts & Beautiful Me. 2017 being…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
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03
MAY
Northern Ballet | Casanova
The Lowry

Consumed by his desires Casanova lived every minute in a whirlwind of scandal and excess. But theres more to the man. This original ballet will expose a story so sensational you wont believe its real.This spine‐tingling spectacle of 18th century decadence will…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208000
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04
MAY
Why Organisation Values and Behaviours? Free Busin
The Workplace

If your organisation wants to clearly communicate what it stands for both internally and to the wider world having developed values and behaviours will go a long way. More than statements on your reception wall or a page in your company policies…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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05
MAY
Northern Ballet | Goldilocks & the Tree Bears
The Lowry

One day her curiosity leads her to a house full of many surprises. With a family of friendly bears a beautiful blue bird and bowls of delicious porridge this ballet is just rightBringing this classic childrens story to life Goldilocks & the…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208000
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06
MAY
Monochrome photography exhibition
St. James's House

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionThe Monochrome format simplifies and strengthens our photographs. We draw attention to what caught our eye. We highlight patterns of light and shadow or use light falling across a…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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08
MAY
Third Week in August
Bolton Little Theatre

When Sue decides to try and get away from everybody on a solo caravan holiday little does she realise that shes booked into the caravan site from hell She is soon taken under the wing of expert but inadequate caravanner Neville when…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01204 524469
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09
MAY
Introduction to Investors in People. Free Workshop
The Workplace

Introduction to Investors in People is a practical workshop designed to help you explore IIP and what it can mean for your organisation. With interactive exercises the session will help you ascertain where you are against the Standard and how to identify…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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10
MAY
IED North
The Lowry

Taking place on 10 May 2017 at the Lowry Hotel Manchester the IED North Conference will be bringing together economic development regeneration and business leaders from across the Northern region and beyond to discuss how the public and private sectors can work…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02082 678103
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12
MAY
Manfords Comedy Club
Hope Mill Theatre

Hope Mill Theatre in Manchester plays host to Manfords Comedy Club.This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK personally selected by Jason Manford.A great evening of original stand‐up comedy with some top names from the touring circuit and…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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21
MAY
Professor Brian Cox Live
Manchester Arena

Now coming to even more venues across UK and Ireland in Spring 2017 its the hotly anticipated tour by the acclaimed Professor Brian Cox OBE. The show will take audiences on a dazzling journey through space and time delving into high science…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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21
MAY
Professor Brian Cox
Manchester Arena

Professor Brian Cox at Manchester Arena in Manchester on Sunday 21 May 2017. 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: 15.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

23
MAY
London Posse - 30th Anniversary Tour - First Shows
Rebellion

London Posse30th Anniversary Tour ‐ First Shows in Over 20 Years Sunday 21st May 7pm ‐ The Jazz Cafe London NW1 7PG ‐ SOLD OUTMonday 22nd May 7pm ‐ The Fleece Bristol BS1 6JJTuesday 23rd May 7pm ‐ Rebellion Manchester M1 5WZThursday…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02078 339544
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24
MAY
Introduction to Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP)
The Workplace

It is generally easier to achieve what you set out to do when the people you are doing it with are just that ‐ with you.Successful employers already understand the need to create relevant and dynamic organisations where what your people are…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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24
MAY
Little Shop of Horrors
NWTAC Theatre

The cult comedy musical by Alan Menken tells the story of how a nerdy florist finds his chance for success and romance with the help of a giant man‐eating plant who demands to be fed. With memorable songs such as Skidrow…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 071617
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28
MAY
Great Manchester Run for Kidscan
Manchester City Centre

Run for Kidscan Childrens Cancer Research and you can help us fight childhood cancer. We want EVERY child with cancer to survive and thrive. Visit our website: www.kidscan.org.ukgreat‐manchester‐run For guaranteed places we ask you to raise a minimum sponsorship of £150 and…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01612 953206
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28
MAY
Pendle Powerfest
Nelson & Colne College

Lancashires Family Motorshow returns to Nelson & Colne College with a Mud & Motorsport Theme this year.Celebrating the end of the Land Rover Defender production with a guard of honour featuring a wide range of this ever popular vehicle. Supporting this will…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07850 075796
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28
MAY
Spring Bank Holiday Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

A wide range of old stationary steam engines have been rescued and restored by volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society. Some of the engines are now unique the only ones of their kind to survive today anywhere in the world…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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29
MAY
King of Pop - The Legends Continues UK Tour 2017
Palace Theatre Manchester

Introducing Navi the man that has been chosen by Hollywood to portray Michael Jackson in an upcoming Lifetime TV movie about the star is bringing his incredible tribute show King Of Pop featuring Jacksons very own guitarist to the UK this Spring.…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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02
JUN
The Sessions
Manchester Arena

The Sessions at Manchester Arena in Manchester on Friday 02 June 2017. 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

04
JUN
UK Chinese Dragon Boat Festival
MediaCityUK and Salford Quays

Dragon Boat racing is an ancient Chinese tradition and the fastest growing water activity in Britain today‐ as well as the most fun Up to 10 people paddle each 30 boat with a drummer at the front beating in time and our…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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06
JUN
Why Reward and Recognition? Free Business Breakfas
The Workplace

Reward and recognition is an area that many organisations struggle with ‐ particularly so when you consider our increasingly diverse workforce and the financial constraints of recent years. But as poor people management and the effect on engagement costs the UK economy…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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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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