What's on inHaydock

Welcome to Haydock

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Haydock - 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 Haydock to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Haydock

13
FEB
The Enid
The Citadel

Classic Rock Magazine described them as Powerful emotive cinematic mesmerising and ultimately wonderful and Raw Ramp Magazine says they are Provocative dramatic and incredibly inspiring. The Enid have received a succession of praise for their work in the last year. Founder Robert…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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16
FEB
Half-term 'Love Bugs and Stained Glass Hearts'
Lion Salt Works Museum

Love is in the air at the award‐winning Lion Salt Works Museum near Northwich this half‐term with two days of Love Bugs and Stained Glass Hearts activity sessions for children. The drop‐in sessions are free of charge although a donation of £1.50…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01606 275040
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19
FEB
Live/Wire The AC/DC Show
The Citadel

LiveWire is The ACDC Tribute show. The unique six man tribute to rock musics greatest band ACDC complete with cannons a wall of Marshalls and over two hours of High Voltage Rock n Roll.Please note Under 18s must be accompanied by an…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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20
FEB
The Red Shoes (A Tribute to Kate Bush)
The Citadel

Featuring many of the hits from the catalogue of Kate Bush plus some of the classic album numbers that her fans love.The Red Shoes is made up of 5 hugely talented performers who recreate many of the songs both musically and visually.…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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21
FEB
Puss In Boots
The Citadel

Lyngo Theatre presents PUSS IN BOOTSWould you trust a talking cat You never know he might turn you from a pauper to a prince just like the hero of this story brought to vivid life on our incredible sloping stage by…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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26
FEB
Martin Turner plays the music of Wishbone Ash
The Citadel

Martin Turner the definitive voice creative force and founding member of the British rock legends continues to perform the bands best loved works.Please note Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult and seated on the balcony upstairs. To check availability of…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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27
FEB
The Lancashire Hotpots
The Citadel

The local lads return for another fun filled night of music and laughter. Expect to hear all your old favourites such as Chippy Tea Shopmobility Scooter as well as some future favourites.Early booking recommended.Please note Under 18s must be accompanied by an…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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27
FEB
TOM STADE ‘You’re Welcome!’ UK Tour 2015/101
Pyramid Arts Centre

Every inch a star.super confidence and charisma If comedy is the new rock n roll then Tom Stade is Keith Richards DAILY RECORD Back on the road after the sell‐out success of his month‐long run at the Edinburgh Festival earlier this year…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01925 442345
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28
FEB
Lecture: Healing on the Spiritual Path
Liverpool Allerton Back Clinic,

Through the absorption of the divine power many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain that have been declared as incurable by the medical profession. The words of Bruno Groening: There is no incurable God is the greatest physician has…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07749 967064
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04
MAR
Gandeys...Your Circus Awakens!
Gandeys Big Top

Cheshires own circus is heading to KNUTSFORD this March with an out of this world and hilarious show on the Big Heath WA16 0ND from the 4th ‐ 6th March. The thrills will certainly be with you during this 2 hour circus…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08432 080500
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10
MAR
An Evening With Hazel O'Connor
The Citadel

Award‐winning singer songwriter Hazel OConnor is back. Joined here by Clare Hirst Bellestars Communards David Bowie on sax and Sarah Fisher Eurythmics on keyboards the superb blend of the three voices and musicianship adds a sweet touch of class to…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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11
MAR
T'Pau
The Citadel

One of the most successful bands of the 80s perform their biggest hits. You can expect to hear classics such as China in Your Hand Heart and Soul and Valentine Please note Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult and seated…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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12
MAR
Rob Falsini
The Citadel

Rob Falsini shot to prominence after a video shot of him singing Snow Patrols Chasing Cars while busking in Covent Garden went viral. His videos have been viewed by millions of people from all around the world turning Rob into one of…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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13
MAR
Resolution Run Delamere Forest
Delamere Forest

Join the Stroke Association for this fantastic 5k10k15k run at the beautiful Delamere Forest on Sunday 13th March 2016. You can run jog or walk the route ‐ Resolution Runs are for everyone If your New Years Resolution was to get more…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01617 427484
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16
MAR
The Country Superstars Experience
The Brindley Theatre

This show is hosted by Sarah Jayne who has been performing as Dolly Parton for over 22 years and is Europes Leading Tribute to the Queen of Country ‐ Dolly Parton. Sarah Jayne and Award Winning Vocal Impersonator Andy Crust take us…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02085 916920
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19
MAR
Henry Priestman and the Men of a Certain Age
The Citadel

After over 37 years in the music business and with a credit list longer than both your arms in 2009 Henry Priestman having not sung since 1981 reinvented himself as a singer‐songwriter and released his debut solo CD The Chronicles…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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26
MAR
U2 2 at The Citadel
The Citadel Arts Centre

U2 2 will be returning to The Citadel in March. This will be the bands only live date in this area.U2 2 have been on the raod for 24 years making them the worlds longest running U2 show Formed as…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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26
MAR
U22 - U2 Tribute
The Citadel

U22 are the worlds longest running tribute to U2. Formed in 1992 the band were known as Achtung Baby for many years and over 23 years they have performed over 1000 times spanning three continents. Some of U2 2s past shows include…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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30
MAR
Ginger Wildheart
The Citadel

I am really thrilled to come back to The Citadel. Not just because its just around the corner to my house although thats dead handy but Ill be playing fully electric for the first time with my mates Chris Catalyst Jase Edwards…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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02
APR
Lydiate Scouts Car Boot Sale
Lydiate Parish Hall Field

2016 Dates02 April 201623 April 201614 May 201628 May 201604 June 201618 June 201602 July 201623 July 201613 August 201603 September 201624 September 201608 October 201622 October 2016InformationSale is located outdoors on the fieldCapacitySpace for up to 70 sellers safely parked with…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07855695085(Textspref erred)
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03
APR
Bardolph's Box
The Citadel

It can be a bit tricky being one of Shakespeares characters. But with your help Bardolph and his extraordinary box should be able to help them out Up The Road and Unity Theatre present an energised introduction to Shakespeares stories for 8‐12…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 735436
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05
APR
Rick Astley
Parr Hall

With a career spanning over 25 years 80s pop icon and multi‐million selling artist Rick Astley has announced a full UK tour for October this year.…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
APR
Lullaby Lane
The Citadel

Join Katie as she returns to her childhood home on Lullaby Lane in search of forgotten friends much‐loved toys and the special gift of music‐making her dad gave her. As Katies childhood memories come to life we meet her neighbours who lived…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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15
APR
Heather Findlay Band
The Citadel

Former Mostly Autumn front woman of 13 years Heather Findlay has again put together an enticing cast of playmates to join her in touring the much anticipated project Mantra Vega album The Illusions Reckoning set for release January 2016. The 2016 Heather…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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16
APR
The Floyd Effect
The Citadel

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: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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18
APR
Lennon: Through A Glass Onion
Epstein Theatre

Lennon: Through A Glass Onion will open at The Epstein Theatre Hanover Street on Monday 18 April running through to Friday 29 April. There will be 14 performances across the two weeks including four matinees.Written by John Waters and produced by Harley…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 884411
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22
APR
Martin Stephenson Solo
The Citadel

MARTIN STEPHENSON has been one of the UKs best‐loved musicians for 30 years.New album CALIFORNIA STAR sees him reunited with The Daintees the band hes intermittently fronted through a string of albums and hundreds of gigs since his teens in…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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23
APR
The Icicle Works
The Citadel

The Liverpudlian neo‐psychedelia pioneers celebrate more than 30 years after touring the globe with numerous critically acclaimed albums and major hit singles.Please note under 18s must be accompanied by an adult and seated on the balcony upstairs. To check availability of seated…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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01
MAY
May Bank Holiday Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society have worked hard to restore these old engines back to running order. We have a wide range of old mill engines; Our oldest is nearly 150 years old and most are now well over…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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13
MAY
Chantel McGregor
The Citadel

The Blues came calling first but rock and roll was always waiting around the corner. When Chantel was eight years old she was the youngest person in the UK to pass a Rock school exam. At 12 she was jamming in…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Tourist Attractions


Knowsley Safari Park

Knowsley Safari Park was opened to the public in July 1971 by the 18th Earl of Derby. Then, the safari park' concept of having visitors in cages cars and the animals roaming free based on the drive‐through game reserves of East Africa was unique. In 1994, Edward Stanley,…

Acorn Farm

Acorn Farm is an award‐winning, family‐friendly attraction in Kirkby, Merseyside. Were open 7 days a week 10am‐4pm and there's always loads to see and do Whatever the weather, Acorn Farm offers a great value, fun day out for everyoneWe have a wide range of animals here at the…

Catalyst Science Discovery Centre

Catalyst is the only science centre and museum solely devoted to chemistry and how the products of chemistry are used in every day life ‐ from medicines to meccano. Our key aim is to inform people of all ages about the chemistry industry and its role in…

Croxteth Hall

Croxteth Hall Country Park is at the heart of what was once a great country estate stretching hundreds of square miles and was the ancestral home of the Molyneux family, the Earls of Sefton. It is now managed by The City of Liverpool and is one of the…

Dream

This impressive sculpture, by internationally renowned artist Jaume Plensa, is situated on the site of the former Sutton Manor Colliery in St. Helens, midway between Liverpool and Manchester.Dream was commissioned by local ex‐miners and St. Helens Council as part of the Channel 4 Big Art Project, an ambitious…

Jungle Parc

Jungle Parc is based within Croxteth Country Park just 10 minutes from the city centre of Liverpool & only 40 minutes from Manchester.A fun, family adventure where you can swing, glide and climb through the trees whatever the weather.Our Adventurer Course is the first of its kind in…

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