What's on inThornton Hough


Welcome to Thornton Hough

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

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Thornton Hough as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Thornton Hough

30
MAY
Moscow state Circus
Racecourse

Promising their 'greatest ever production to date' the ever‐popular Moscow State Circus are a world‐renowned circus troupe where 'magnificent feats of human achievement' are the norm. Expect rogue clowns mucking around performers in high‐wires…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

08
JUN
Positive Vibration - Festival of Reggae 2018
Baltic Triangle

Winner of Best New Festival at the UK Festival Awards 2016 Positive Vibration will play host to a plethora of internationally renowned bands legendary sound systems & selectors The Art of Reggae Exhibition a Reggae Q&A creative workshops a record fair &…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 7500 335373
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09
JUN
Exhibition tour of It Will Never Work
Gallery One, RIBA North - National Architecture Centre

. Mark Latham Regeneration Director of Urban Splash gives a guided tour of the exhibition telling the wider story of the award‐winning projects that are highlighted.It Will Never Work is an unplanned trip from Madchester to Brexit via Easyjet and driverless cars…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01517 030107
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09
JUN
Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path
Quaker Meeting House

A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.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…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07800 933172
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10
JUN
Bike Chester
The King's School

Bike Chester is a day of marked rides of 25 50 and 80 miles taking in the best scenery of Chester and the surrounding countryside. As an entrant you will benefit from:A timing chip to record your timeFully signposted routes with a…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 08453 880037
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11
JUN
Housing event with Urban Splash at RIBA North
Gallery 2, RIBA North - National Architecture Centre

.Housing is a hot topic in the UK. The Housing Crisis is a term used as a catch all to cover amongst other things a decline of public sector housing skills and labour shortages intergenerational inequality supply and demand density urbanisation land‐banking…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01517 030107
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15
JUN
Manford's Comedy Club
Ellesmere Port Civic Hall

Ellesmere Port Civic Hall 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 UK touring circuit and…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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16
JUN
RIBA North - First Birthday celebrations
RIBA North

.Its our first birthday almost To celebrate we are throwing a little party with cake and balloons on Saturday 16 June. This also coincides with the last chance to see our current exhibition It Will Never Work marking 25 years of…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01517 030107
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22
JUN
Genesis Connected
The Epstein Theatre

Genesis Connected is a tribute show celebrating the music of Genesis and the biggest selling acts connected: Peter Gabriel Phil Collins and Mike & the Mechanics.After two critically‐acclaimed visits in 2016 & 2017 we welcome back Genesis Connected for what is sure…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01517 094044
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30
JUN
Music for the Mind & Soul
Capstone Theatre

Balu Raguraman violin Subartha Raguraman veenaM Balachandar mridangamKousic Sen table Two of the most beautiful stringed instruments in Indian music the violin and the veena are given a rhythmic heartbeat by rich percussion in this extraordinary Jugalbandhi performance.Balu…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01512 913578
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07
JUL
Poppy Walk
Exchange Flags

Discover Liverpools hidden gems this summer and raise funds for The Royal British Legion. Poppy Walk is coming to Exchange Flags on 7th July and will be the perfect way to discover the past and present of this historic city.…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 03330 114500
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14
JUL
Nightrider Liverpool 2018
Liverpool Pier Head

Liverpool2018 is putting the city on the world stage by hosting a year‐long series of events to celebrate a decade since it was chosen as the European Capital of Culture. The charity night ride returns for the third time on 14 …

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Sports

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14
JUL
Beautiful world, where are you?
Multiple venues and spaces

Liverpool Biennial a free festival of contemporary art with something for visitors of all ages will mark its 20th anniversary this year with the 10th edition under the title Beautiful world where are you running from 14 July 28 October 2018.…

Location: 6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01613 020206
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14
JUL
An Evening with David Sedaris UK Tour 2018
Liverpool Philarmonic Hall

Leading US Humorist Best selling author and Triple Grammy Award nominee David Sedaris is coming to London for his 2018 UK tour supporting the release of his new book of essays Calypso.Known for his sardonic wit and his social satires and critiques…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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24
JUL
AMA conference 2018 — The Power of Play
ACC Liverpool

AMA conference hits Liverpool from Tuesday 24 July to Thursday 26 July 2018 join hundreds of other arts culture and heritage professionals in this vibrant and exciting city for two and half days of exploration learning and inspiration.Youll gain new ideas…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +44(0)1223 578078
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23
SEP
Liverpool Music Competition
The Liner Hotel

Music competition auditions dates for Liverpool Open Mic UK 2018 have been announced Open Mic UK is coming to Liverpool with auditions at the Britannic Suite at the Liner Hotel. Open Mic UK is more than a music competition in its search…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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02
OCT
By The Waters of Liverpool
Liverpool Empire Theatre

A new stage play based on the best‐selling book by acclaimed Twopence To Cross The Mersey author Helen Forrester is to receive its UK premiere in Liverpool. By The Waters Of Liverpool is being staged at the Liverpool Empire from Tuesday 2nd…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 717627
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11
OCT
CHESTER ANTIQUES FAIR
County Grandstand

The Fair brings together good quality authentic antiques including Furniture Paintings Silver Porcelain Sculptures Jewellery etc from the past 300 years. All these are carefully examined by experts to ensure they are as described on their labels.The County Grandstand has 3 floors…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01825 744074
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05
NOV
QUEEN EXTRAVAGANZA TOUR 2018
LIVERPOOL Philharmonic

Queen Extravaganza described by the legendary Roger Taylor himself as A rock celebration in the Royal tradition and designed to enable new fans and old to celebrate the music of Queen ‐ will play 17 shows across the UK from October…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08712 200260
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23
NOV
Sweeney Entertainments Presents T.Rextasy
The Epstein Theatre

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS T.REXTASYMarc Bolan with his band T.Rex was one of the most flamboyant and charismatic stars of the original glam rock era. With Bolans special ingredient of Rock‐a‐Boogie songs the band had a string of huge hits throughout the 1970s…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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26
NOV
Healthcare Infection Society Intl Conference
The Arena and Convention Centre Liverpool, Liverpool

In November this year the ACC Liverpool will open its doors once again for the Healthcare Infection Society International conference and a gathering of international of healthcare professionals working within infection. The event starts on Monday 26 November and a packed four‐stream…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01506 292042
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23
MAR
40 Years of disco 2
Echo Arena

After the huge success of this years 40 Years Of Disco tour Tony Denton Promotions has announced the line up for 2019 that once more brings together disco legends for this unique arena concert. The legendary acts confirmed to perform are…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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Tourist Attractions


Chester Zoo

Fancy a fabulous day out with more than 11,000 amazing animals Youre in the right place Were the UKs top zoo, with 110 acres of award‐winning enclosures and gardens to explore.Youll pack loads of exciting stuff into a day at Chester Zoo and even then youll probably…

Blue Planet Aquarium

National Deafblind charity Sense is offering you the opportunity to come face to face with Europe's largest collection of Sand Tiger sharks. You can dive with sharks, stingrays and tropical fish at the Blue Planet Aquarium in Cheshire. This fantastic opportunity is suitable for just about anybody and…

World Museum Liverpool

Our fantastic collections include archaeology, ethnology and the natural and physical sciences. Whether you want to hold a mammoth's tooth, watch a shuttle launch or marvel at the Egyptian mummies, the museum makes a great day out for the whole family. Opening on 29 April 2005, the…

Speke Hall Garden and Estate

Speke Hall is one of the finest half‐timbered mansions of England, set in a tranquil oasis of gardens and woodland on the banks of the Mersey.Originally, visitors to Speke having crossed the stone bridge over the moat would have passed directly through the gatehouse into the Courtyard, entering…

Spaceport

Spaceport is a 10m attraction covering the subjects of space and space travel. Spaceport takes you on an inspirational journey through space as you walk through six differently themed galleries which all feature a large variety of interactive hands‐on exhibits and audio visual experiences.The first floor within Spaceport…

Anfield Tour

Your chance to get exclusive access to one of the most famous and historic sporting venues in world football, Anfield. The Anfield stadium tour lets you experience the home of the most successful club in English football.Our dedicated tour guides will give enthralling insights into Anfields illustrious…

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