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

28
MAY
Spring Bank Holiday 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: 12.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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02
JUN
Manfords comedy Club
Northwich Memorial Court Theatre

Northwich Memorial Court 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: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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02
JUN
Panic Room
The Citadel

Welsh rock band Panic Room released their debut album in 2008 titled Visionary Position. The band are made up of a former Karnataka members; Jonathan Edwards Gavin Griffiths Paul Davies Anne‐Marie Helder and Alun Vaughan.…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
JUN
Exhibition Evening: Swinley Group
The Old Courts

The Swinley Group are a new Wigan‐based art collective dedicated to promoting representational and figurative Art showcase 2D drawings and paintings. The group already has several superb artists involved as members many from Wigan itself including Laura Quinn Harris Anthony Barrow David…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01942 834747
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04
JUN
Pat-a-Cake Baby
The Citadel

Are you ready Grab a spoon Because its Pat‐a‐cake timePitter‐patter get the butter Glitzy‐glossy whisk in sugar Jokey‐yolky add the eggsLong Nose Puppets offer up a marvellous moonlit show full of riotous rhyme zany puppets and spiffy special cake;…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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06
JUN
The Chinese State Circus - Dynasty
Walton Hall Park

Breathtaking in its simplicity DYNASTY projects into a contemporary setting an art form that has thrilled audiences for more than 2000 years where low‐tech everyday objects are transformed into hi‐tech acrobatic equipment. Hurtling porcelain jars...dynamically spinning plates...balancing upon gigantic pyramids of tables…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08444 155228
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09
JUN
Decorative Home & Salvage Show
Cheshire Showground

If you are a homemaker retailer interior designer or stylist looking for inspiration to create a beautiful indoor or outdoor living space then these shows are your one‐stop‐shop. Youll find all manner of antiques and salvaged items such as reclaimed restored and…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 0129 827493
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09
JUN
The Music of Otis Redding
The Citadel Arts Centre

The worlds finest celebration of the music of Otis Redding. All the hits from Sittin at the Dock of the Bay to Too hard to Handle via Mr Pitiful; Show a little tenderness; These arms of mine; Cant turn you Loose; A…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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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: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01204 524469
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10
JUN
IEMT Practitioners’ Training with Joanna Harper
TBC (Manchester)

Creating a change in the blink of an eye by adding innovation to your skills. Integral Eye Movement Therapy IEMT Practitioner Certification can be that innovation which you are looking to add as professional development in 2017. Many professionals including NLP…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: +447778 251122
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10
JUN
U2 2 (The U2 Tribute)
The Citadel Arts Centre

U2 2 are the worlds longest running and premier look‐a‐likesound‐a‐likes to U2. Now in their 25th year on the road the band have performed over 1250 shows across three continents. With a performance alongside U2 in 1997 the band have been praised…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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15
JUN
What I did at School Today
Culcheth Sports Club

Culcheth Players June 2017 show is What I did at School Today an Adult Comedy by John Mee which looks behind the staffroom door of Lloyd George Junior School with a dysfunctional female staff who are going to all lengths to get…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07548 598898
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16
JUN
Brass & Hot Pot with Leyland Band
Prescot Parish Church

We welcome for the first time one of the UKs finest brass bands ‐ with an international reputation ‐ now in its 71st year to entertain us with nostalgic tunes and classic melodies. Celebrate the opening night of the 13th Annual…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07762 607618
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16
JUN
The Furrow Collective
The Citadel Arts Centre

The Furrow Collective Nominated Best Traditional Track with The Unquiet Grave and Emily was nominated for Folk Singer Of The Year at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2016. Nominated Best Group & Best Traditional TrackBBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2015 Rachel…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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17
JUN
Africa Oye Festival
Sefton Park

2017 will see Africa Oy celebrate its 25th anniversary. A whole host of events are set to take place throughout Liverpool over the next 12 months and now the dates for the centerpiece of it all this years Africa Oy Festival…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01517 922258
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17
JUN
“Viva La Coldplay” (UK's Number 1 Coldplay tri
Liverpool Naval Club

BACK BY POPULAR DEMANDViva La Coldplay are without doubt the best and most authentic Coldplay tribute band in the businessFormerly known as Square One Viva La Coldplay are the most definitive sounding tribute to Coldplay to dateThe bands career peaked in August…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01512 805051
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17
JUN
Magnificat!
Prescot Parish Church

Choral singers from across the North West gather to form the Prescot Festival Chorus in a performance of Rutters Magnificat and Parrys I Was Glad. James Luxton Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral conducts returning in the second half with the Metropolitan Cathedral Girl…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07762 607618
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17
JUN
The Prince Experience
The Citadel Arts Centre

GS Promotions presents: The Prince ExperienceLast year we lost Prince one of the most prolific and controversial musical icons of all time it seems theres nothing this man couldnt do and because there was only one PRINCE theres only one Prince tribute…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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18
JUN
Ian Tracey in Recital
Prescot Parish Church

More than an hour of sacred and classical music from the celebrated organist followed by wine and nibbles included in the ticket price. Patron of the Prescot Festival since its inception Professor Dr Ian Tracey began his career in the Parish…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07762 607618
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18
JUN
Prescot Carnival
Brown's Field

Prescot Town Council present their annual afternoon of stalls games food fairground rides live entertainment and more for all ages. The Mayoral parade assembles on Eccleston Street at 11.1am arriving at the carnival at 12 noon for the official opening.Part of…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07762 607618
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19
JUN
Schools' Poetry Showcase
St Mary & St Paul's School

The third year of this competition features highly talented local primary pupils in a recital of their own and others poetry.Part of the 13th Annual Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts.…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07762 607618
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20
JUN
Clockfest
Clock Face Pub

Enjoy a medley of specially invited local musical talent in one of Prescots most popular traditional pubs once part of the Earl of Derbys estate.Part of the 13th Annual Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07762 607618
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21
JUN
Young Instrumentalist of Prescot
Evelyn CP School

Local pupils of all ages demonstrate their exceptional musical skills in pursuit of the Reverend David Rose Trophy.Part of the 13th Annual Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts.…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07762 607618
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22
JUN
Film: Our Day Out (40th Anniversary)
St Paul's Church

By popular demand we present the third festival screening of the comical yet moving film Our Day Out by Whiston‐born playwright Willy Russell. A BBC Play for Today it first aired in 1977 four decades ago this year. Choc ices…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 07762 607618
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23
JUN
Chilled Lemons Jazz Quintet
Prescot Town Hall

Relax to the smooth swing sounds of our old friends the Chilled Lemons ‐ some of whom youll recognise from last years opening night with Swingshift Big Band ‐ with guest vocalist Chris James. Tuck in to a fish‐and‐chip supper courtesy…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07762 607618
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24
JUN
Desperado - The History of the Eagles
The Citadel

The Eagles ‐ the highest selling band in US history released their two part History of the Eagles DVD in 2013. The DVD went platinum and the band followed it up with a two year tour of most of the world.Desperado now…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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24
JUN
Mostly Musicals with Phoenix Concert Orchestra
Prescot Methodist Centre

Jill Hyde and Robert Howard conduct the Liverpool‐based ensemble with selections from the canon of great shows following a successful French tour in 2016.Tickets are available online via www.prescotfestival.co.uk or from Poco Coffee 30 Eccleston Street Prescot L34 5QJ.Part of the 13th…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07762 607618
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24
JUN
Talk: Highlights from the Prescot Archives
Prescot Parish Church Meeting Room

Lin Rice and Dan Copley take us on a fascinating journey through some of our Lancashire towns historical treasures from the Knowsley Archives.Tickets can be purchased online via www.prescotfestival.co.uk or from Poco Coffee 30 Eccleston Street Prescot L34 5QJ.Part of the 13th…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 07762 607618
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25
JUN
Festival Choral Evensong
Prescot Parish Church

A traditional musical service in the elegant surroundings of Prescots Jacobean parish church. The parish choir sing with Tm Hall on the organ. Featuring music by festival director Dr Robert Howard. Refreshments follow.Part of the 13th Annual Prescot Festival…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07762 607618
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25
JUN
Festival Finale: Band of the Yorkshire Regiment
Prescot Parish Church

For the first time we welcome a world‐class military band to close the festival in jubilant fashion also marking Armed Forces Day being held in Liverpool this year. We end this Proms‐style concert with patriotic favourites in the 65th year of…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07762 607618
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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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