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

15
JUL
Ghostbusters Car Visiting Coliseum Leisure Park
Coliseum Leisure Park

As seen in the original 1984 film the white and red Ghostbusters car was driven through the streets of New York catching ghosts. Have cameras at the ready to grab a photo with the iconic car between 4 9pm the perfect…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

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16
JUL
Kids Planet The Cottage - Summer Fair and Open Day
Kids Planet The Cottage

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including bouncy castle face painting hook a duck creative stations & messy play tin can ally tombola refreshments &…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01512 930384
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16
JUL
Kids Planet Widnes - Summer Fair and Open day
Kids Planet Widnes

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including bouncy castle face painting tombola raffle refreshments lots of stalls & more.Kids Planet WidnesKingsway Learning CentreVictoria…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01512 577079
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16
JUL
Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of the Baskervilles
Dunham Massey, National Trust

On the lonely wasteland of the desolate Devon moors something evil is afoot. When death stalks the Baskerville family legend and superstition collide with the most heinous of crimes. On the moor nobody is safe not even the bravest of men. Join…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: (0844)2 491895
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23
JUL
Kids Planet Lymm - Summer Fair and Open Day
Kids Planet Lymm

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including face painting hook a duck sweet stall raffle BBQ tombola cakes refreshments & more.Kids Planet Lymm29 Eagle BrowLymmWA13…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01925 759220
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23
JUL
Kids Planet Warrington - Summer Fair and Open Day
Kids Planet Warrington

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including bouncy castle face painting hook a duck hoopla hot dogs refreshments & more.Kids Planet WarringtonEbenezer Chapel Legh StreetWarringtonWA1…

Location: 5.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01925 417350
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24
JUL
Liverpool Arab Arts Festival Family Day
Sefton Park Palm House

Two of Liverpools most iconic festivals are joining forces to shine a spotlight on Arab music and culture at a free event in Sefton Park this summer.Liverpool Arab Arts Festival LAAF and Liverpool International Music Festival LIMF are partnering for the first…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

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29
JUL
Roxette Concerts by the Lake 2016
Tatton Park

Roxette Concerts by the Lake 2016 at Tatton Park in Knutsford on Friday 29 July 2016. 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…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
JUL
Wet Wet Wet
Tatton Park

With an incredible back catalogue of songs including three UK No. 1's With A Little Help From My Friends' 1988; Goodnight Girl' 1991; and Love Is All Around' 1994 the Glasgow lads have made…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
JUL
Hall Concerts by the Lake 2016
Tatton Park

Hall Concerts by the Lake 2016 at Tatton Park in Knutsford on Saturday 30 July 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Hall Concerts…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
AUG
Kids Planet Lymehurst
Kids Planet Lymehurst

Come along to our Summer fair and open day where you can meet our dedicated team and view our outstanding facilities.Lots of activities including face painting raffle craft activities tombola refreshments & more.Kids Planet Lymehurst181 Flixton RoadUrmstonManchesterM41 5EDT: 0161 747 5834E: lymehurstkidsplanetdaynurseries.co.ukAll…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01617 475834
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28
AUG
Summer 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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09
SEP
The Smiths Ltd
The Citadel

The Smiths Ltd was formed in Manchester UK the hometown of The Smiths.After an extensive search to find the perfect Morrissey the band played their first gig in Manchester to an audience of avid Smiths fans. The response was spectacular and the…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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10
SEP
September 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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10
SEP
The SoulTrain
The Citadel

Here we go again with another major music and dance night bringing the countrys finest Northern Soul Band The SoulTrain to St Helens on Saturday 10th September 2016. For all the soulboys and girls out there all the stops will be pulled…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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17
SEP
Led Into Zeppelin
The Citadel

Led Into Zeppelin are one of the UKs leading tribute bands. The four‐piece recreate Led Zeppelins back catalogue note for note in a tremendous and rousing gig which will evoke memories of the real thing.The band comprises Paul Bradshaw as Robert Plant…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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23
SEP
Martin Simpson
The Citadel

A spell binding evening of music with one of the finest acoustic guitar players in the world.Please note Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult and seated on the balcony upstairs. To check availability of seated tickets please contact our Box…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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24
SEP
Ghost Hunt at Mill Street Barracks
Mill Street Barracks

Pay for your ticket via Bank Transfer BACS and receive £5 off per ticketPlease Note: This offer is redeemed against Full Ticket Payments OnlyBuilt in 1861 and is steeped in military and local history it has accommodated many branches of the armed…

Location: 3.1 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 08444 143982
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24
SEP
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
The Brindley Theatre

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 and they faithfully recreate the music without recourse to backing…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01519 078360
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30
SEP
The Producers
The Citadel

Its safe to say that for the past 25 years The Producers have certainly been busy. They have released nine albums of which Aint no Love in the World won them Blues Album of the Year award. Theyve featured…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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02
OCT
Macmillan Cycletta Cheshire
Tatton Park

ABOUT THE EVENTMacmillan Cycletta is the UKs leading series of women‐only bike rides designed to appeal to women of all ages and abilities. Macmillan Cycletta Cheshire is one of the most popular events in the series starting from the picturesque Tatton Park…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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07
OCT
An Evening of Genesis - Prog Rock Special
The Citadel

Mama will be performing a night of Genesis music with the emphasis on their longer Prog Rock songs. They will be featuring the whole of The Duke album played live in its entirety as well as classics such as In The Cage…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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08
OCT
An Evening of Genesis Hits
The Citadel

Mama will be performing the classic hits of Genesis and ex members Phil Collins Peter Gabriel and Mike Rutherfords band Mike And The Mechanics live. This is a show for fans of the massive Genesis and company hits in the 80s and…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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15
OCT
Firewalk
The Legacy Rainbow House

£10 entry minimum sponsorship of £40 per personTraining sessions are given to each participant prior to the firewalk. Food & refreshments are available on the evening. Spectators welcomed & encouragedMinimum age to take part is 14.THIS EVENT IS KINDLY SUPPORTED…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01704 823276
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15
OCT
Smaller Rooms Presents: Moulettes
The Citadel

Moulettes are a Brighton based British band of Bjrk Frank Zappaand Gentle Giant loving Multi instrumentalists that weave in and out of several genres with 3 part harmony female vocals amplified Cello Distorted bassoon auto‐harp Guitar Drums Bass and synths into an…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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15
OCT
Zombie Survival run for your life
Marbury Park

. The superb concept of the Zombie Survival ‐ run for your life adds excitement fun and realism to what is probably the UKs best Zombie themed run.5km of adrenaline filled fun. An escape route full of surprises and great special effects.Can…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01904 339435
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23
OCT
Hans Christian Andersen's, The Tinderbox
The Citadel

A roguish soldier acquires a magic tinderbox which gives him the power to summon three extraordinary dogs to do his bidding. Watch the soldiers remarkable roller coaster adventure from rags to riches and back again Will he survive and win the love…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 735436
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28
OCT
Twopence To Cross The Mersey
Warrington Pyramid & Parr Hall

Helen Forresters Twopence To Cross The Mersey tells the true story of a young girl and her formerly wealthy family as they are suddenly thrown into poverty during the Great Depression of the 1930s. Leaving behind the nannies servants and comfortable middle‐class…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01925 442345
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29
OCT
Merry Hell Plus Support
The Citadel

North West folk‐rockers Merry Hell return for their fifth Merry Helloween concert at The Citadel. The band will be playing old favourites as well as new tracks from their new album The Ghost In Our House & Other StoriesThe 15 songs of…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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30
OCT
Thank ABBA For The Music
The Brindley Theatre

Grab your platforms and flares for a journey back in time to when ABBA dominated the charts and ruled the airwaves. New for 2015 and featuring all of ABBAs greatest and most memorable hits Thank ABBA For The Music is the…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01519 078360
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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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