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

08
JUL
A Splash Of Colour
Boulton House,

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionThrough our colour vision we understand our world. It warns us of danger makes objects quickly recognisable and helps us to store and retrieve precious memories. From the…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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08
JUL
PLANET CIRCUS THE WOW FACTOR!
SPA ROAD PLAYING FIELDS

Planet Circus The Wow Factor in BOLTON.Dont miss Britains number one family circus and its brand new 2015 super showFeaturing everything a traditional circus has with spectacular thrilling stunt action that will wow audiences of all ages. Presenting the worlds most dangerous…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07563 727206
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08
JUL
Wonderland
Palace Theatre Manchester

Wonderland at Palace Theatre Manchester in Manchester on Wednesday 08 July 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: 16.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
JUL
Leon Bridges
The Deaf Institute

Leon Bridges at The Deaf Institute in Manchester on Thursday 09 July 2015. 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…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
JUL
Neil Diamond
Phones 4u Arena Manchester

A favourite of BritEvents US singer and songwriter Neil Diamond appears in the UK again on a very welcome tour. Neil who was born in 1941 is famous for his crooning signature songs which…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
JUL
Tree of Codes
Opera House Manchester

Tree of Codes at Opera House Manchester in Manchester on Thursday 09 July 2015. 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…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
JUL
Area 11
Sound Control

Area 11 at Sound Control in Manchester on Friday 10 July 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: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
JUL
Horror Camp LIVE!
Scare Kingdom Scream Park

Horror Camp LIVE is an immersive horror simulation experience based in the fictional Campground Mass Acre. Over 13 hours campers become part of an interactive living horror game.Horror Camp LIVE is a unique scare entertainment experience which mixes live scareactors indoor and…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL:
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11
JUL
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 about…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08456 808367
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11
JUL
Talk: Craig Staff
Castlefield Gallery

To coincide with Castlefield Gallerys current exhibition Real Painting the gallery is delighted to welcome Craig Staff author of After Modernist Painting: The History of a Contemporary Practice 2013 to offer his response to the exhibition considering it in relation to paintings…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01618 328034
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11
JUL
Abba Mania
Oldham Coliseum Theatre

Abba Mania at Oldham Coliseum Theatre in Oldham on Saturday 11 July 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 do…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

11
JUL
Bette Midler
Phones 4u Arena Manchester

Bette Midler at Phones 4u Arena Manchester in Manchester on Saturday 11 July 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…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
JUL
Flare15
Royal Exchange Theatre

FLARE15A six day international festival of radical theatre by the next generation of theatre makers.Expect hilarious challenging thought‐provoking theatre. Expect theatre re‐invented by some of the most creative minds from the next generation of theatrical innovators. Expect the unexpected.A brilliant line‐up The…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: BoxOffice:01618 339833
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15
JUL
Korn
O2 Apollo Manchester

Straight out of Bakersfield California the alternative metal band Korn busted out into the public with their debut namesake entitled Korn. Brought together in 1993 the members of this fine band include vocalist Jonathan Davis…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
JUL
Putting It Together
Oldham Coliseum Theatre

Putting It Together at Oldham Coliseum Theatre in Oldham on Thursday 16 July 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…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

16
JUL
The Stranglers
King George's Hall

The Stranglers are pleased to announce a full UK tour in March 2012 the band have been busy in the studio writing and recording their seventeenth studio album which is due for release next year.…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
JUL
Key 103 Summer Live 2015
Phones 4u Arena Manchester

Key 103 Summer Live 2015 at Phones 4u Arena Manchester in Manchester on Sunday 19 July 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Key 103 Summer Live 2015 live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
JUL
Mike Dignam
Sound Control

Mike Dignam at Sound Control in Manchester on Tuesday 21 July 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 do the…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
JUL
Jeffrey's Corner Springhead Summer Fair & Open Day
Jeffrey's Corner Day Nursery Springhead

Come along and join us for our open day on Saturday 25h July 11am ‐ 2pm.Meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities. Plus lots of activities ‐ bouncy castle face painting tombola raffle refreshments and moreJeffreys Corner Springhead 37 Cooper…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01616 206267
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25
JUL
Kids Planet Salford - Summer Fair & Open Day
Kids Planet Day Nursery Salford

Come along and join us for our open day on Saturday 25th July 11am ‐ 2pm.Meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities. Plus we have lots of activities ‐ bouncy castle face painting tombola raffle refreshments and moreKids Planet Salford…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 368788
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31
JUL
Badly Drawn Boy
Bridgewater Hall

Lancashire lad Damon Gough from Bolton is the talent behind Badly Drawn Boy. The name comes from a TV character in Sam and His Magic Ball viewed and enjoyed by Gough back in 1995.…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
JUL
The Dandy Warhols
The Ritz

US rock group 'The Dandy Warhols' have seen huge success since the early 1990s. Their material is widely used by TV companies and can be heard on US shows such as 'The OC' and British…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
AUG
Live Meet and Greet
Liquid & Envy

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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02
AUG
Blitz Kids
Sound Control

Blitz Kids at Sound Control in Manchester on Sunday 02 August 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Blitz Kids 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

03
AUG
Bad Religion
The Ritz

Bad Religion at The Ritz in Manchester on Monday 03 August 2015. 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: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
AUG
Kids Planet Higher Broughton Summer Fair Open Day
Kids Planet Day Nursery Higher Broughton

Come along and join us for our summer fair and open day on Saturday 8th August 11am ‐ 2pm.Meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities. Plus lots of activities ‐ bouncy castle face painting tombola raffle and moreKids Planet Higher…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 927457
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14
AUG
Jimmy Carr
King George's Hall

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
AUG
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
King George's Hall

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at King Georges Hall in Blackburn on Friday 14 August 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: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

15
AUG
Kids Planet Prestwich - Summer Fair & Open Day
Kids Planet Day Nursery Prestwich

Come along and join us for our summer fair and open day on Saturday 15th August 11am ‐ 2pm.Meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities. Plus lots of activities ‐ bouncy castle face painting tombola raffle and moreKids Planet Prestwich…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 738989
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16
AUG
The Secret Garden
Hoghton Tower

Join young Mary Lennox on her journey of discovery as she travels to her uncles house deep in the Yorkshire countryside where unexpected friends and very magical creatures help her unlock the mystery of the secret garden. This most enchanting story loved…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01254 669187
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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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