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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TIG NOTARO - ‘BOYISH GIRL INTERUPTED’ TOUR 201
The Lowry

One of the greatest performances I've ever seen SUNDAY TIMES CULTURELive has now gone on to sell over 100000 units which is unheard of for comedyalbums these days. During 2012 and this album release Tig has been reviewedand profiled by The New…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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Freddie Gibbs
Manchester The Deaf Institute

Freddie Gibbs appears live in Manchester Greater Manchester at Manchester The Deaf Institute on Wednesday 03 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch Freddie Gibbs at Manchester The Deaf Institute see the list of tickets available for Freddie Gibbs.…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Jersey Boys
Palace Theatre Manchester

Internationally acclaimed hit musical Jersey Boys tells the remarkable story of the Four Seasons rise to fame.The Four Seasons are one of the most successful rock n roll groups of all time and Jersey Boys…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Art Garfunkel
Bridgewater Hall Manchester

Born in 1941 Art Garfunkel is a Grammy Award‐winning US singer songwriter as well as a Golden Globe nominated actor. You probably know him better as one half of the celebrated folk band Simon…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Ben Montague
Manchester Gorilla

Two years after debut single Haunted took the radio by storm Ben Montague is ready to launch his debut album Tales Of Flying and Falling and announces a tour to celebrate.…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Tom Stade "Decisions Decisions" Tour 2014
The Lowry Centre

A natural performer with a passion for storytelling Canadian born Tom Stade has steadily built himself a reputation as one of the most compelling and original stand‐up acts around. Tom Stade is one of a kind with a genuine flare for observation…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08432 086000
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Brass in Concert
Darwen Library Theatre

Brass in Concert at Darwen Library Theatre in Darwen on Saturday 06 September 2014. 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: 7.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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BURNLEY WEDDING FAIR
BEST WESTERN Oaks Hotel

The BEST WESTERN Oaks Hotel is set in a commanding position overlooking stunning gardens and grounds. The hotel boasts many stunning features which give a sense of grandeur and history including a breathtaking stained glass window towering over the original sweeping staircase.…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07742 609136
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Worsley Park Wedding Fayre
Marriott Worsley Park

Come and see a variety of the Northwest's premier wedding suppliers at one of our wedding fayres They are all on hand to offer advice and help make your wedding day a day to remember. We have two stunning catwalk shows showing…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01942 206446
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Jenny Lewis
Ruby Lounge

Jenny Lewis at Ruby Lounge in Manchester on Sunday 07 September 2014. 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: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Lisa Stansfield
Bridgewater Hall

Known internationally for her first UK number one hit single All Around The World released in 1989 Lisa Stansfield is one of Britain's most treasured singers. A BRIT Award winning artist in 1991 and…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Lisa Stansfield VIP
Bridgewater Hall

Lisa Stansfield VIP at Bridgewater Hall live on Sunday 07 September 2014 in Manchester Greater Manchester. For tickets to see Lisa Stansfield VIP at Bridgewater Hall see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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The Pete Molinari Band
Sound Control

The Pete Molinari Band at Sound Control in Manchester on Monday 08 September 2014. 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…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Creating the Ultimate Customer Journey Roadshow
The Lowry

At this one day conference we take a look at how creating the best journey for your customers involves many different internal and external factors and bringing them together effectively can be tough going So knowing the route to a successful customer…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07976 665094
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Kate MillerHeidke
Manchester The Deaf Institute

Kate MillerHeidke at Manchester The Deaf Institute in Manchester on Tuesday 09 September 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Kate MillerHeidke tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Pharrell Wiliams
MEN Arena

Pharrell Wiliams at MEN Arena in Manchester on Tuesday 09 September 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Pharrell Wiliams tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Pharrell Williams
Phones 4u Arena Manchester

Pharrell Williams at Phones 4u Arena Manchester in Manchester on Tuesday 09 September 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Pharrell Williams live in…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Coasts
Sound Control

Coasts at Sound Control in Manchester on Wednesday 10 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Coasts 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: Miscellaneous

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Hamlet
Royal Exchange Theatre

Maxine Peake plays the title role in the ultimate play about murder and madnessHamlets father is dead and Denmark has crowned a new king. Consumed by grief Hamlet struggles to exact revenge with devastating consequences.Hamlet is Shakespeares most iconic work. Exploding with…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: BoxOffice:01618 339833
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SuperByte 2014
The Zoo

SuperByte is a chiptune low‐tech and 8 bit arts festival. It is a celebration of all things low‐tech DIY and lo‐fi where nostalgia takes a back seat and forward‐thinking creativity is encouraged through limitation. Visual artists and musicians use vintage technology to…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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Cate Le Bon
Manchester Gorilla

Cate Le Bon performs live at Manchester Gorilla in Manchester Greater Manchester on Friday 12 September 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Cate Le Bon at Manchester Gorilla now.…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Fawlty Towers The Dinner Show
King George's Hall

Fawlty Towers The Dinner Show at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn on Friday 12 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Fawlty Towers The Dinner Show live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Celesta presents Coyu and Mar-T at Gorilla
Gorilla

Superstar and often charted producer Mar T is a perfect connoisseur of the dance floor thanks to his residency since 1999 in Amnesia Ibiza. This has given him enough experience to be able to adapt to any club space at any time…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07584 072308
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CRUISE Show Manchester
Manchester Central

CRUISE Show Manchester11‐12 October 2014Discover a world of voyagesSaturday 13 September 2014 10am ‐ 5pmSunday 14 September 2014 10am ‐ 4pmThe CRUISE Show held at Manchester Central is packed with inspiration and information to help you discover your perfect cruise. There is…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01795 844400
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September Steamings at Bolton Steam Museum
Bolton Steam Museum

Our volunteers have rescued and lovingly 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 be running in steam on these 2 days…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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Luke Sital Singh
Manchester Gorilla

Luke Sital Singh at Manchester Gorilla in Manchester on Saturday 13 September 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Luke Sital Singh tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Saturdays
O2 Apollo Manchester

Britains favourite girl group The Saturdays have announced a massive 17 date UK tour for February 2011. Una Healy Frankie Sandford Rochelle Wiseman Mollie King and Vanessa White are experts on the live circuit having…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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World Black Pudding Throwing Championship
Ramsbottom Town Centre and Civic Hall

In this annual competition the ancient grudge between Yorkshire and Lancashire is played out again this time by hurling Black Puddings at a pile of Yorkshire Puddings on a 20‐foot high plinth. Competitors have three turns in an attempt to knock…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Bizarre

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FREE taster session at the Bury Rock Choir
The Met

The Bury Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Maxine Cherrie. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Maxine. Rock Choir…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FREE taster session at the Norden/Bamford Rock Cho
Norden Community Primary School

The local Norden choir is run by singerpianist Phil Reynolds. A local community choir first and foremost we are also part of the national Rock Choir network which provides some unequalled performances for choir members. Members of Rock Choir have had the…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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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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