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

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

03
JUN
Spiritual Healing - The Health of the Future
YHA Manchester, (Meeting Room 3)

I have remained nothing more than a normal natural person are the words Bruno Groening wrote; a person who possessed the simple intuitive knowledge of the laws governing divine spiritual healing.The audience can experience the divine power in their own bodies that…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01524 409345
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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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08
JUN
Robin Hood In The Park
Centre Vale Park

Join us on this family‐friendly caper as Robin Hood and Little John set forth on yet another swash‐buckling adventure.His Merry Men will guide you around the beautiful Centre Vale Park as the story unfolds. Sword fights and archery competitions fill Robins days…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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09
JUN
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
The Sabai Pavilion

Sexy funny feisty eye opening and totally entertaining ‐ East meets West and Cabaret meets spectacular West End musical as the party explodes into life in a dazzling kaleidoscope of colour.The entertainment is fast and unrelenting as the eclectic mix of music…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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10
JUN
Be My Baby
Bolton Little Theatre

Bundled off to St Saviours a Church of England‐run mother and baby home her concerned mother has arranged for Marys baby to be adopted immediately it is born. The girls in the home find comfort in each others friendship but ultimately they…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01204 524469
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10
JUN
Manchester Wine Tasting Experience Day
The Midland Hotel

. Our Manchester Wine‐Tasting Courses are fantastic days out learning about wine in a relaxed and fun environment ‐ suitable for everyone from the absolute beginner through to budding wine enthusiast. Its a fullWine‐Tasting Experience Day where youll taste 14 Wines learn…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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11
JUN
Manfords Comedy Club
Oswaldtwistle Civic Arts Theatre

Oswaldtwistle Civic Theatre 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 television.facebook.commanfordscomedytwitter.commanfordscomedy…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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13
JUN
Introduction to Investors in People.
Warren Bruce Court

A leading people management Standard join our free Introduction to Investors in People workshop in Manchester on 13 June. Explore what it is and how it can help your business to improve performance.Introduction to Investors in People is a practical workshop designed…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08444 068008
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15
JUN
Creative Minds North
HOME Manchester

Creative Minds North is the fourth regional disability led conference in the UK produced by Venture Arts and Carousel in collaboration with the following organisations from across the region:Mind The Gap Bradford; DIY Theatre Manchester; Lawnmower Theatre Newcastle; Tin Arts Durham; More…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 321223
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23
JUN
Become A Professional Trader
Double Tree by Hilton

During the two hour session we will teach you the following;Know where to invest without the stress of knowing world events.How to chart your trading activity to meet long term financial security.Setting up new technology so your trading is automated.And understanding how…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 02077 518900
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24
JUN
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
Bacup Royal Court Theatre

Having toured since 2007 The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the bands members are top quality musicians with pedigrees that stretch across all manner of…

Location: 3.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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27
JUN
Housing 2017
Manchester Central

.In partnership with the Chartered Institute of Housing Housing 2017 is Europes largest event for the housing sector welcoming over 8000 visitors for three days of learning networking and to do business.Combining an exhibition of 300 suppliers and 200 speakers the event…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 4402077 728337
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29
JUN
Content Marketing Training Manchester
Innospace, The Shed

Content Marketing is the creation and sharing of content for the purpose of promoting a product or service. Content plays an important role in your marketing strategies. You need it for lead nurturing and demonstrating thought leadership in your space. As it…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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01
JUL
Absolute Bowie: 50 Years Of Bowie
The Grand

Absolutely wicked. As one who was there watching AB put me back there again. For anyone who missed it or fans who want to relive it I definitely recommend it. As close to the real thing that youll get. Enjoy. ‐ Woody…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01200 421599
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09
JUL
Manchester to Blackpool bike ride
Imperial War Museum North

This invigorating ride is an extremely popular event amongst cyclists of all abilities. The route covers 60 miles from Manchester along the scenic country lanes of Lancashire and then finishes on the South Promenade in Blackpool. The Christie charity team will welcome…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Sports

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14
JUL
Pop Project: Presents Five Live
Liquid & Envy, Oldham

We launch our brand new night Pop Project with British boyband sensation Five Live in Envy performing all their hits including Slam Dunk Da Funk If Ya Gettin Down and When The Lights Go Out.Formed in 1997 the boyband now consists of…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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18
JUL
Introduction to Investors in People. Free Workshop
Churchgate House

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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02
AUG
Speed Dating in Manchester
walrus

How speed dating in Manchester worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Manchester. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the Speed Dating…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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20
AUG
MANCHESTER OPEN MIC UK MUSIC COMPETITION
Royal Northern College Of Music

MANCHESTER OPEN MIC UK MUSIC COMPETITION 2017 AUDITION DATES RELEASEDMusic competition auditions dates for Manchester Open Mic UK Music Competition 2017 have been announced You can enter Open Mic UK 2017 by clicking hereOpen Mic UK have announced their auditions dates for…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 784694
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20
AUG
Manchester Open Mic UK Singing Competition
Royal Northern College Of Music

MANCHESTER OPEN MIC UK SINGING COMPETITION 2017Singing Competition auditions dates for Manchester Open Mic UK Singing Competition 2017 have been announced You can enter Open Mic UK 2017 by clicking hereOpen Mic UK have announced their auditions dates for the Manchester Singing…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 529966
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20
AUG
The Wind in the Willows
Hoghton Tower

This Christmas travel with us down the riverbank on an exhilarating journey with Wind in the Willows favourites Ratty Mole Badger and Todd.…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
AUG
Burnley Canal Festival
Sandygate Square

Join us for this free family friendly event with something for all ages. Music dance performance and spectacle fun fair food workshops craft stalls and waterborne activities to take you on a trail of magic and discovery through Burnleys unique canalside environment…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01282 421986
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27
AUG
Summer 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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28
AUG
Great Expectations
Stonyhurst College

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Charles Dickens unforgettable story of love family and friendship set in the depths of Victorian England. From the haunting marshlands of Kent to the bustling streets of Victorian London this epic tale follows the fortunes of a young…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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30
AUG
IFPA 2017 - International Federation of Placenta A
Manchester Central Convention Complex Ltd.

The UK has a long tradition of research in reproductive biology and Manchester similarly boasts a rich heritage from placental pathology through to physiology and more latterly imaging and therapies. The 2017 Meeting will be an extravaganza of basic and clinical research…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1454 642241
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19
OCT
LEGENDS LIVE TOUR 2017
Manchester Arena

Tony Denton Promotions are delighted to bring these four iconic artistes together for the Legends Live arena tour 2017 the tour features Suzi Quatro David Essex The Osmonds & Hot Chocolate. This not to be missed tour will be kicking off at…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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26
OCT
Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast
O2 Apollo Manchester

Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast at O2 Apollo Manchester in Manchester on Thursday 26 October 2017. 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…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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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