What's on in Burslem, Staffordshire
Local Tourist Guide
Welcome to Burslem in the beautiful county of Staffordshire. 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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Discover museums, art galleries, historic houses, castles, attractions, theme parks and much more in and around Burslem to keep both parents and children amused and entertained whatever the British weather decides to throw at you!
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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Burslem
If you're out on the tiles in Burslem then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Burslem will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Burslem.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Burslem (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Burslem for a gourmet feast of fresh local produce. You're sure of a warm welcome from budget diners to highly acclaimed restaurants.
Local Hotel Accommodation
Whether you're staying in Burslem for the night or you're staying for a few days or more, you'll love the choice of hotel accommodation available in the area.
Best Western Stoke On Trent Moat HouseNewcastle under Lyme
Rooms from £59.00
Quality Hotel Stoke On TrentStoke on Trent
Rooms from £55.00
Borough Arms HotelNewcastle under Lyme
Rooms from £52.00
North Stafford HotelStoke on Trent
Rooms from £42.00
Premier Inn Newcastle Under LymeNewcastle under Lyme
Rooms from £44.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|Northern Boat JumbleHuge sale of new and used boating fishing & watersports equipment plus small boats Stalls available from £20 book online…||16 Mar 2014Brookfield FarmHolmes ChapelCar Boot Sales|
|Ghost Hunt and SupperJoin Ghost Hunt Live at this Grade 2 'Exclusive' location. Date: 22nd March 2014 The theatre boasts a fantastic interior of old time architecture. This location as not been publicly investigated and amid reports there is…||22 - 23 Mar 2014Queens Theatre Stoke on TrentMiscellaneous|
|The Hex of Alton TowersAlton Towers Resort is the UK’s most popular theme park attracting many visitors who seek the thrill of the amazing white-knuckle roller coaster rides and the many other attractions the park has on offer. By night howe…||22 - 23 Mar 2014Alton TowersAltonReligious and Spiritual|
|Sandbach Concert Series March ConcertCraig Ogden and Gerard McChrystal (saxophone and guitar). A welcome return to Sandbach by Craig Ogden with his exciting saxophone and guitar duo. Includes 30 minute spotlight concert featuring talented young musicians fr…||26 Mar 2014St Mary's Church Hall, CheshireSandbachMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Ghost Hunt Alton TowersJoin the guys from S-P-I-T for this very special night of ghost hunting. We are limiting tickets on this event to give you guys the full Alton Towers Hit! Tickets are very limited on this one guys so book early. Built …||5 - 6 Apr 2014Alton TowersAltonReligious and Spiritual|
|Hansel and Gretel starring Margi Clarke Hansel and Gretel aren’t greedy; they just want a better life for themselves and their father (oh - and no more cabbage soup please!!) Their lives are turned upside down when their father brings home an unwelcome vis…||7 - 9 Apr 2014Crewe LyceumCreweTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Jon RichardsonJon Richardson performs live at Lyceum Theatre in Crewe, Cheshire on Wednesday, 16 April 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Jon Richardson at Lyceum Theatre now.…||16 Apr 2014Lyceum TheatreCreweMiscellaneous|
|Alan DaviesAlan Davies at Lyceum Theatre live on Saturday, 19 April 2014 in Crewe, Cheshire. For tickets to see Alan Davies at Lyceum Theatre, see the list of ticket prices.…||19 Apr 2014Lyceum TheatreCreweMiscellaneous|
|Sandbach Concert Series April ConcertHalle Youth Choir with special guest Linda Richardson. Includes 30 minute spotlight concert featuring talented young musicians from Sandbach. Art Exhibition during interval and raffle in aid of good causes. Pre-concert m…||30 Apr 2014St Mary's Church Hall, CheshireSandbachMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Joel Corry: In the Mix 2014 TourHanley's biggest drink offers, 2-4-1 all night! Resident DJ OZ, Formerly of H20 fame, plays your requested latest and biggest big hitters! Doors open 22.30pm- 04.00am! Liquid: Commercial House, Chart and R'n'B, with a …||2 - 3 May 2014Liquid, Envy and JJ's, HanleyHanleyNightclubs|
|Make your own longbow courseThis "Woodland Craft Course" is designed to teach the skills of making your own Longbow, Shooting it and to enable those taking part to become skilled in the making of bows, arrows, and when successful, start your own s…||3 May 2014The Potters BarnSandbachArts / Craft|
|Sandbach Concert Series May ConcertTempest Flute Trio. An Evening of Chamber Music in conjunction with the Royal Over-seas League Includes 30 minute spotlight concert featuring talented young musicians from Sandbach. Art Exhibition during interval and raf…||28 May 2014St Mary's Church Hall, CheshireSandbachMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Rod StewartRod Stewart appears live in Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire at Britannia Stadium on Saturday, 14 June 2014. For ticket prices to watch Rod Stewart at Britannia Stadium, see the list of tickets available for Rod Stewart.…||14 Jun 2014Britannia StadiumStoke on TrentMiscellaneous|
|Apedale Mine ChestertonGo deep into the mines of Apedale. This mine dates back to the 18th century and has seen a lot of disasters from explosions, water rushes and black damp. It has seen many fatalities. Along with the mine, we will also …||21 - 22 Jun 2014Apedale Heritage CentreNewcastle Under LymeBizarre|
|Sandbach Concert Series June ConcertTina May and Nikki Iles. 'Tina May is one of the best jazz vocalists anywhere today' The Observer Includes 30 minute spotlight concert featuring talented young musicians from Sandbach. Art Exhibition during interval and …||25 Jun 2014St Mary's Church Hall, CheshireSandbachMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Jimmy Carr Funny BusinessJimmy Carr Funny Business at Gawsworth Hall live on Friday, 08 August 2014 in Macclesfield, Cheshire. For tickets to see Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Gawsworth Hall, see the list of ticket prices.…||8 Aug 2014Gawsworth HallMacclesfieldMiscellaneous|
|Katherine JenkinsKatherine Jenkins performs live at Betley Court Farm in Crewe, Cheshire on Sunday, 10 August 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Katherine Jenkins at Betley Court Farm now.…||10 Aug 2014Betley Court FarmCreweMiscellaneous|
|Firework ChampionsFirework Champions: Firework Champions is an outdoor firework spectacular for all the family - sucessfully run at other venues around the UK. Capesthorne Hall is the latest addition to the line up of venues. The event - …||16 Aug 2014Capesthorne HallSiddlington MacclesfieldFamily Days Out|
|Tracks to the TrenchesFirst World War Centenary event commemorating the role of narrow gauge light railways and logistics in the First World War. It is planned to provide a large display of model railways, period cinema, living history dis…||12 - 14 Sep 2014Apedale Valley Light RailwayNewcastle Under LymeHistoric/Heritage|
Easter in Burslem
Easter activities in Burslem
Enjoy a fun-filled family Easter holiday with our list of events taking place over the Bank Holiday Easter weekend in Burslem.
Wedding fairs in Burslem
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Burslem. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.