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
DEC
Winter Warm-Up at Bolton Steam Museum
Bolton Steam Museum

Our volunteers have rescued and lovingly 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 be running in steam on these 2 days…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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02
JAN
'Only One Direction' 1D Tribute Live
Witton Albion Fc

The worlds original One Direction tribute band perform in Cheshire the home of Harry Styles himself.Following their sell‐out 2014 tour theyre back again with a brand new show for 2015.Capturing the charisma energy and enthusiasm of the famous five this show features…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07515 265300
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12
JAN
FREE taster session at the Knutsford Rock Choir
Cranford Suite

The Knutsford Rock Choir is led by choir leader Kathryn Davies. The local men and women who have joined the choir who live inKnutsford and further afield in Cheshire come from all walks of life and most had no singing experience or…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Maghull/Ormskirk Rock C
Ormskirk Parish Church

The Ormskirk Rock Choir is led by local musician Anthony Seaman. People who have already joined the choir who hail from Ormskirk and further afield in Merseyside come from all walks of life and most had no singing experience or ever thought…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Warrington Rock Choir
Hall 1 - Broomfields Junior School

Your local Warrington choir is run by vocal teacher Kathryn Davies. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Kathryn. Rock Choir…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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15
JAN
FREE taster session at the Liverpool (Allerton) Ro
Room 1 & 2 - Liverpool Hope University

The local Liverpool choir is run by singing teacher Anthony Seaman. Youve probably heard of our unique sellout O2 arena event in 2013 and our secret singing flash mobs around country for Comic Relief just search Great British flash mob on YouTube…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
JAN
Livewire The AC/DC Show
The Citadel

Following their 2014 sell out gig LiveWire The ACDC Tribute show return to The Citadel with their unique six man tribute to rock musics greatest band ACDC. With them they bring cannons a wall of Marshalls and over two hours of…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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30
JAN
AJ Bell Stadium Wedding & Event Entertainment Show
AJ Bell Stadium

After our sell out showcase in 2013 Ntertain are back at the AJ Bell Stadium home of Salford Red Devils & Sale Sharks for the Wedding & Event Showcase. Come for great night of entertainment.where you will experience 8 live entertainment acts…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01942 826108
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30
JAN
Aladdinsane
The Citadel

Aladdinsane are acclaimed as the best Bowie tribute act in the UK. The unique sound of David Bowie is lovingly recreated by lead singer Paul Henderson. Expect to hear classic tracks such as Starman Life On Mars and Ashes To Ashes. Please…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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06
FEB
The Supersonic 70's Show
The Citadel

The Supersonic 70s Show has been described as the best 70s music show in theatre land. Featuring male and female lead vocalists 6 accomplished performers bring tracks from the likes of Queen Mud T. Rex The Osmonds and Grease to life. Please…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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07
FEB
The Laughter Factory Comedy Club
The Citadel

Professional Comedy Club in St Helens Merseyside held at the historic Citadel Arts Centre. Laughter Factory brings you the funniest comics from the circuit. The Laughter Factory Comedy Club is hosted by everyones favourite local comedian Neil P Shawcross. Neil can be…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01744 735436
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14
FEB
Absolute Blondie (Valentines Night)
Moses Gate

ABSOLUTE BLONDIE are the Ultimate Tribute to Blondie & Deborah Harry performing LIVE classic Blondie anthems like HEART OF GLASS MARIA SUNDAY GIRL ATOMIC CALL ME THE TIDE IS HIGH and many more Their energy packed show is fun and comes…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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15
FEB
Hartford Golf Club Wedding Fayre
Hartford Golf Club

Hartford Golf Club Wedding Fayre on Sunday 15th February 2015 11:30am ‐3pm.Free entry and parking along with a variety of suppliers.…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 058656
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20
FEB
Echoes Of Erin
The Citadel

Echoes of Erin is a colourful and exciting show of Irish traditional music song and dance.The Echoes of Erin tour provides a fantastic showcase for the best in Irish traditional music song and dance. Top class performers in all fields display the…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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21
FEB
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Pyramid and Parr Hall

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Pyramid and Parr Hall in Warrington on Saturday 21 February 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…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

22
FEB
When Trolls Try To Eat Your Goldfish
The Citadel

WHEN TROLLS TRY TO EAT YOUR GOLDFISHwritten and performed by Dommy B as seen on BBC Rhyme Rocketfor children aged 5 and their familiesIn the middle of the night there is a noise ‐ a snuffling and a shuffling and a splintering…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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27
FEB
Cheshire Event and Wedding Entertainment
Fir Grove Hotel

This event will seriously brighten up your day and enhance your Wedding or EventThe Fir Grove Hotel Warrington is the venue for our February Showcase. Ntertain are delighted to present our Cheshire Wedding and Event Showcase at this fantastic recently re‐furbished hotel.…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01942 826108
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27
FEB
Limehouse Lizzy
The Citadel

Renowned for an action‐packed pyrothechnic‐fuelled explosion of a show Limehouse Lizzy continue to keep the spirit of Celtic rock icon Philip Lynott and his band Thin Lizzy alive well and dominating stages worldwide. Attention to…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
FEB
The Lancashire Hotpots
The Citadel

Local lads return for a night of comedy folk. The Lancashire Hotpots often sell out here at The Citadel so book early to secure your place. Expect to hear all the old favourites such as Chippy Tea and I Fear IKEA. Please…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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01
MAR
Worsley Park Marriott Hotel Wedding Fair
Worsley Park A Marriott Hotel And Country Club

Come and see a variety of the Northwest's premier wedding suppliers. They are all on hand to offer advice and help make your wedding day a day to remember. We have 2 stunning catwalk shows showing off beautiful bridal gowns…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01942 206446
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05
MAR
Dave Spikey "Punchlines"
The Citadel

A unique opportunity to see the man himself up close and personal before he embarks on a massive UK tour. Punchlines is Dave's latest comedy project in his long career. Please note Under 18's must be accompanied by an adult and seated…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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06
MAR
McGoldrick and Friends
The Citadel

Folk musicians Michael McGoldrick John McCusker and John Doyle visit St Helens as part of a unique European Tour. Combining flutes guitars and fiddles this is a rare opportunity to see 3 world‐class musicians on stage at the same time. Please note…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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07
MAR
Ian McCulloch
The Citadel

Singer and songwriter Ian McCulloch was the front man for rock band Echo & the Bunnymen which he founded in 1978. The band enjoyed critical acclaim during the late 70s and early 80s. He left…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
MAR
Alan Carr
Parr Hall

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
MAR
Arena
The Citadel

Leading progressive rock band Arena were formed in 1995 by ex‐Marillion drummer and founder Mick Pointer and keyboard maestro Clive Nolan also of Pendragon among other projects. Since 1997 they have also featured guitarist John Mitchell also of It Bites and Frost.…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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21
MAR
U2 2
The Citadel Arts Centre

U2 2 are the worlds premier U2 show. Formed by current members under the name Achtung Baby the band are now established 23 years Name‐checked by Bono past clients include BBC1 ITV1 RTE SKY TV Blackberry 2012 Olympics Pernod and more.The band…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07593 579663
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21
MAR
U22 - U2 Tribute
The Citadel

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

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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22
MAR
Fir Grove Wedding fayre
Fir Grove Hotel

Come and see a variety of the Northwest's premier wedding suppliers. They are all on hand to offer advice and help make your wedding day a day to remember. We have 2 stunning catwalk shows showing off beautiful bridal gowns…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01942 206446
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10
APR
Strangefish
The Citadel

Manchester progressive rock band Strangefish have been in existence off and on for twenty‐five years now since their initial formation in 1989. Inspiring an unswervingly loyal cult following along the way the band took two periods of hiatus from 1996‐2000 and from…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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11
APR
The Floyd Effect
The Citadel

Following a terrific gig in April 2014 The Floyd Effect return to treat fans to more gems from the Pink Floyd treasure chest. Expect great musicianship and stunning special effects which combine to create fabulous entertainment. Please note Under 18's must be…

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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