What's on inBurslem

Welcome to Burslem

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

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Forthcoming events in Burslem

31
JUL
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Regent Theatre

Acclaimed director and choreographer Jerry Mitchell Kinky Boots Legally Blonde Hairspray brings the new multi‐million pound production of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels the Musical to the Savoy Theatre. Starring three time Olivier and Tony Award winner…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

31
JUL
We Are Scientists
The Sugarmill

'We are Scientists' are a New York‐based indie rock band. Their debut album released in 2002 was called 'Safety Fun and Learning in the order' with their fifth and latest release being 'Barbara' in 2010.…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
AUG
Keele All Nighter
Keele University

The Keele Northern & Modern Soul All NighterSaturday 8th August 2015Venue address : The Keele University S.U. Keele Staffs ST5 5AZfind us between junctions 15 & 16 off the M6 Advance tickets : £15 eachIts the real deal at KeeleThe legend that…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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14
AUG
Tom Jones
Betley Court Farm

Tom Jones may be approaching 70 but he shows little sign of slowing down. Born Thomas Jones Woodward in 1940 he was awarded an OBE by the Queen. He has had an extremely…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
AUG
Collabro
Betley Court Farm

Collabro at Betley Court Farm in Crewe on Sunday 16 August 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 best seats at the best prices…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
AUG
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Lyceum Theatre

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Lyceum Theatre in Crewe on Sunday 16 August 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

21
AUG
Jonathan Antoine
Gawsworth Hall

Jonathan Antoine at Gawsworth Hall in Macclesfield on Friday 21 August 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

22
AUG
Firework Champions
Capesthorne Hall

Now in its 3rd year right here at Capesthorne Hall ‐ 4 great firework displays Three of the UKs best firework companies compete against each other with a 10 minute firework display choreographed to music followed by a finale display from organisers…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01327 876037
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29
AUG
Best In Live Stand-up Comedy Show
Hanley Glee Club

Best In Live Stand‐up Comedy Show ‐ 4 brilliant comedians from the top of the UK and International circuits...…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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06
SEP
BIG Walkies Stoke-on-Trent
Park Hall Country Park

Come and join the BEST WALK EVER at Park Hall Country Park More trees more pals and loads of reasons to slobber. Give your dog a day of delight and raise money to help protect dogs and other animals from cruelty. …

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03001 230123
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01
OCT
Ed Byrne Outside Looking In
Lyceum Theatre

Ed Byrne Outside Looking In at Lyceum Theatre in Crewe on Thursday 01 October 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Ed Byrne Outside Looking In tickets so weve done the legwork for you.…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

02
OCT
Stone Food and Drink Festival
Westbridge Park

2015 marks the 11th year Staffordshire's biggest gastronomic gathering has graced the charming canal town of Stone; bringing together the region's finest culinary talent. On festival Friday and Saturday the town centre bustles with crowds visiting the High Street Farmers' Market ‐…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07564 378916
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06
OCT
Bullet For My Valentine
Victoria Hall

Welsh HeavyThrash Metal band Bullet for my Valentine are; Matthew Tuck lead vocalsrhythm guitar Michael Paget lead guitar Michael Thomas drums and Jason James backing vocals and bass guitar. They began together in 1998 but…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
OCT
Keith Barry Brain Hacker
Lyceum Theatre

Keith Barry Brain Hacker at Lyceum Theatre in Crewe on Thursday 08 October 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
OCT
Rush Eucon - 2015
The Box

Eucon is an opportunity for Rush fans not just from the UK and Ireland but also Europe to get together and share our passion for the greatest prog rock band of all time Rush. The event is for Rush fans old and…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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12
OCT
Hayseed Dixie
The Sugarmill

Hayseed Dixie at The Sugarmill in Stoke on Trent on Monday 12 October 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
OCT
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
Crewe Lyceum

The hottest funniest production this side of Bangkok is back with their brand new show Beauties and the Beats taking the UK to the highest levels of frantic fun lively laughter and unabated euphoria that only the Lady Boys know howThis years…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01270 368242
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16
OCT
Metro Station
The Sugarmill

Metro Station at The Sugarmill in Stoke on Trent on Friday 16 October 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
OCT
The Carole Nash Classic Motorcycle Mechanics Show
Staffordshire County Showground

Celebrating the growing popularity of emerging and modern classics from the 1960s 70s and 80s the Carole Nash Classic Motorcycle Mechanics Show has grown in popularity year after year and now regularly welcomes more than 30000 enthusiasts through its doors.Taking place at…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01507 529529
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21
OCT
Kevin Bridges
Regent Theatre

At 24 years of age Kevin Bridges is one of the most popular up and coming comedians in the country. His big break came at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where he won the So you…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
OCT
Tim Vine
Lyceum Theatre

Tim Vine is an English actor writer and comedian. Famed for his quick‐fire wit and stand‐up routine his puns and his one‐liners Vine also held the 2004 world record for the most jokes told in…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

26
OCT
Whistle Down The Wind
Daneside Theatre

After Congleton Musical Theatres recent terrific success with Anything Goes we are proud to announce our next production Whistle Down the Wind with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Jim Steinman. This promises to be a very special show and…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07795 552642
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06
NOV
Diversity
Regent Theatre

Best known for winning the third series of Britains Got Talent Diversity are a phenomenal street dance group that have won numerous awards since they became famous. They appear at this venue to show…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

17
NOV
Lucy Rose
The Sugarmill

Lucy Rose may appear to be a fresh new face on the British music scene but this young star already has an impressive CV and is set to become a much loved artist. She is…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
NOV
Harry Enfield Paul Whitehouse
Victoria Hall

Harry Enfield Paul Whitehouse at Victoria Hall in Stoke on Trent on Sunday 22 November 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
DEC
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
Victoria Hall

With their meticulously crafted instrumentals and tight harmonies Rumours of Fleetwood Mac bring back to the masses the classic hits of the legendary Fleetwood Mac.…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
DEC
Orange Goblin
The Sugarmill

Orange Goblin at The Sugarmill in Stoke on Trent on Friday 11 December 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Orange Goblin tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 1.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
JAN
David O Doherty
Stafford Gatehouse Theatre

David O Doherty at Stafford Gatehouse Theatre in Stafford on Saturday 30 January 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest David O Doherty tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
FEB
The Classic Rock Show
Victoria Hall

The Classic Rock Show at Victoria Hall in Stoke on Trent on Friday 12 February 2016. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
FEB
Paul Carrack
Victoria Hall

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Aerial Extreme

Ever fancied swinging about, high up in the trees Now's your chance with our tree‐mendous course at the Trentham Estate. All ages are guaranteed a bucket load of fun. How much can you handle Swing by and find outJoin us for a unique, exciting and fun packed experience…

Churnet Valley Railway

'The Railway in the Valley'. Cheddleton Station is located towards the northern end of the current Churnet Valley line and is the headquarters of the railway. It is one of only three original Churnet Valley Stations that have survived demolition in the 1960s and 1970s the other…

Foxfield Light Railway

The Foxfield Light Railway is one of the UKs earliest heritage railways. The line was built in the 1890s and unlike many lines which follow valleys, the Foxfield Railway maintains a 5 mile round journey which boldly crosses open moorland, hills and woodland. This results in spectacular…

Wedgwood Visitor Centre

The Wedgwood Visitor Centre is a fascinating and revealing insight into a pottery renowned throughout the world. A great social and environmental reformer, he built for his potters a complete village, Etruria, with good housing and a modern factory.The tour follows the entire production process from raw…

Biddulph Grange Garden

Designed in the mid‐19th century by James Bateman to display specimens from his extensive and wide‐ranging plant collection, the garden is set out in a series of connected 'compartments'. Visitors are taken on a journey of discovery through tunnels and pathways to individual gardens inspired by countries around…

Borough Museum and Art Gallery

Hidden in Brampton Park less than half a mile from the town centre lies Newcastle‐Under‐Lymes local history museum featuring over 2000 years of Borough history.Set in beautiful parkland the Museum and Art Gallery has something for everyone. Alongside our temporary exhibitions programme we have galleries depicting the rich…

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