What's on in Samlesbury, Lancashire
Welcome to Samlesbury in the beautiful county of Lancashire. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Samlesbury - 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 Samlesbury to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Taxis in Samlesbury
If you're out on the tiles in Samlesbury then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Samlesbury will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Samlesbury.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Samlesbury (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Samlesbury for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Samlesbury for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
Macdonald Tickled Trout HotelSamlesbury
Rooms from £56.00
Premier Inn Blackburn North WestSamlesbury
Rooms from £45.00
Premier Inn Preston EastSamlesbury
Rooms from £43.00
Holiday Inn PrestonPreston
Rooms from £55.00
Premier Inn Preston South (Cuerden Way)Clayton le Woods
Rooms from £46.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|Horror Camp LiveHorror Camp LIVE! is an overnight immersive experience, based in the fictional Campground Mass Acre. Over 13 hours, campers become part of an interactive living horror game. Inspired by movies like The Blair Witch Pro…||24 May - 31 Aug 2013Scare Kingdom Scream ParkBlackburnTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Spring SteamingsVolunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society have rescued and 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 b…||26 - 27 May 2013Bolton Steam MuseumBoltonHistoric/Heritage|
|Lytham Vintage and Antiques MarketLytham Vintage and Antiques Market. 30 great traders selling Vintage, Antiques, Retro, Pre-loved Treasures and Collectables. Town Centre venue. Lytham Assembly Rooms (Formerly Lytham Baths), Dicconson Terrace, Lytham, La…||27 May 2013Lytham Assembly RoomsLythamCar Boot Sales|
|SuggsSuggs at Preston Guildhall live on Friday, 31 May 2013 in Preston, Lancashire. For tickets to see Suggs at Preston Guildhall, see the list of ticket prices.…||31 May 2013Preston GuildhallPrestonMiscellaneous|
|YashinYashin appears live in Preston, Lancashire at 53 Degrees on Friday, 31 May 2013. For ticket prices to watch Yashin at 53 Degrees, see the list of tickets available for Yashin.…||31 May 201353 DegreesPrestonMiscellaneous|
|Small Weller LiveSmall Weller are the latest Jam and Weller tribute band on the block. Covering all the best bits from the 35 year history of this God like genius. Using authentic equipment and capturing the unique sound and energy, Smal…||1 Jun 2013Sports Bar And LoungeAccringtonMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Workshop Needle Felted CreaturesWorkshop Needle Felted Creatures Saturday, 1 June 2013 TIME 1pm till 5pm TAKEN BY GUILD MEMBER Josephine Gornall Design and make a 3d bird or animal with a variety of coloured wools and synthetic fibres. Discover how…||1 Jun 2013Gallery at the WharfBurscoughArts / Craft|
|George#039;s Comedy ClubTickets for George#039;s Comedy Club at King George's Hall on the Friday, 07 June 2013 are bound to sell out fast - to watch George#039;s Comedy Club live at King George's Hall see our list of ticket comparison…||7 Jun 2013King George's HallBlackburnTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Selling Exhibition Colours of the SeasonsA selection of work by the members of The Art & Craft Guild of Lancashire and invited featured artists with the theme of Colours of the Seasons. The Gallery is run by members of the Art and Craft Guild of Lancashire, …||7 Jun - 28 Jul 2013Gallery at the WharfBurscoughArts / Craft|
|Gregor Lersch DemonstrationGregor Lersch Demonstration at King George's Hall live on Saturday, 08 June 2013 in Blackburn, Lancashire. For tickets to see Gregor Lersch Demonstration at King George's Hall, see the list of ticket prices.…||8 Jun 2013King George's HallBlackburnMiscellaneous|
|Mini SingMini Sing performs live at King George's Hall in Blackburn, Lancashire on Wednesday, 12 June 2013. Buy and compare your tickets for Mini Sing at King George's Hall now.…||12 Jun 2013King George's HallBlackburnMiscellaneous|
|Jimmy Carr Gagging OrderJimmy Carr Gagging Order appears live in Preston, Lancashire at Preston Guildhall on Friday, 14 June 2013. For ticket prices to watch Jimmy Carr Gagging Order at Preston Guildhall, see the list of tickets available for …||14 Jun 2013Preston GuildhallPrestonMiscellaneous|
|Blackburn Mecca RelivedBlackburn Mecca Relived performs live at King George's Hall in Blackburn, Lancashire on Saturday, 15 June 2013. Buy and compare your tickets for Blackburn Mecca Relived at King George's Hall now.…||15 Jun 2013King George's HallBlackburnMiscellaneous|
|Childline Midsummer BallYou are warmly invited to join us for the ChildLine Midsummer Ball to help raise money for the ChildLine Schools Service in the Wigan area. The evening promises to be an event not to be missed, with a champagne and pi…||15 Jun 2013Lakeside Suite at Kilhey Court HotelWiganLifestyle|
|Afternoon Music HallAfternoon Music Hall appears live in Blackburn, Lancashire at King George's Hall on Wednesday, 19 June 2013. For ticket prices to watch Afternoon Music Hall at King George's Hall, see the list of tickets avail…||19 Jun 2013King George's HallBlackburnMiscellaneous|
|From the JamFrom the Jam at 53 Degrees live on Friday, 21 June 2013 in Preston, Lancashire. For tickets to see From the Jam at 53 Degrees, see the list of ticket prices.…||21 Jun 201353 DegreesPrestonMiscellaneous|
|The CureheadsThe Cureheads appears live in Blackburn, Lancashire at King George's Hall on Friday, 21 June 2013. For ticket prices to watch The Cureheads at King George's Hall, see the list of tickets available for The Cure…||21 Jun 2013King George's HallBlackburnMiscellaneous|
|Lytham Vintage and Antiques MarketLytham Vintage and Antiques Market. 30 great traders selling Vintage, Antiques, Retro, Pre-loved Treasure and Collectables. Town centre venue. Lytham Assembly Rooms ( Formerly Lytham Baths), Dicconson Terrace, Lytham, La…||29 Jun 2013Lytham Vintage and Antiques MarketLythamCar Boot Sales|
|Soul Night OutSoul Night Out performs live at King George's Hall in Blackburn, Lancashire on Saturday, 29 June 2013. Buy and compare your tickets for Soul Night Out at King George's Hall now.…||29 Jun 2013King George's HallBlackburnMiscellaneous|
|Workshop Experimental Watercolour CanalsWorkshop Experimental Watercolour - Canals Saturday, 29 June 2013 TIME 10am till 1pm TAKEN BY GUILD MEMBER Pam Potter Experimental Watercolour with Mixed Media, Canals. We will draw with paint tubes, spray, mark make…||29 Jun 2013Gallery at the WharfBurscoughArts / Craft|
Wedding fairs in Samlesbury
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Samlesbury. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.