What's on in Scunthorpe, Yorkshire
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Welcome to Scunthorpe in the beautiful county of Yorkshire. Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Scunthorpe - 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 Scunthorpe to suit all the family, whatever the weather.
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Handy Local Guide
Taxis in Scunthorpe
If you're out on the tiles in Scunthorpe then please don't drink and drive - our list of taxis in Scunthorpe will help you get from A to B quickly and safely so you can fully enjoy the delights of Scunthorpe.
Tourist Information Centres
If you're stuck and don't know what to do, then pop in to your local Tourist Information Centre in Scunthorpe (TIC) for friendly help and advice for tourists and locals alike.
Enjoy some of the wide choice of restaurants in Scunthorpe 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 Scunthorpe 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.
Wortley House HotelScunthorpe
Rooms from £75.00
Rooms from £42.00
Premier Inn ScunthorpeScunthorpe
Rooms from £48.00
Forest Pines Hotel & Golf Resort QHotelsBroughton
Rooms from £62.00
The George Quality Accommodation, Restaurant & BarBroughton
Rooms from £55.00
Forthcoming Events Diary
|Mitch BennMitch's new show combines his Scouse upbringing with his love of music and a lifelong obsession with Liverpool's most famous sons. It is most definitely not a tribute show and while his affection for his subjects is well…||TomorrowThe Plowright TheatreScunthorpeTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Dinosaur ZooDirect from Australia, Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo brings these awesome prehistoric creatures to the stage as you’ve never seen them before, up close and personal! From cute baby dinos to teeth-gnashing giants, meet the mos…||12 - 13 Mar 2014The Baths HallScunthorpeFamily Days Out|
|Britannia TriumphansA panorama of joyful English vocal and instrumental music, ranging from the Elizabethan and Jacobean period through to the Georgian era. Featured composers include John Dowland, Thomas Morley, Anthony Holborne, Thomas Ca…||14 Mar 2014The Invenio AcademyScunthorpeMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Back to BroadwayBack to Broadway is a show that is a celebration of all that is best about Musical Theatre, Let this mesmerising show take you through the world of musicals, its drama, its beauty and its sheer joy. In Back to Broadway, …||15 Mar 2014The Plowright TheatreScunthorpeTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Three Little PigsFollowing the fantastic sell-out success of Ugly Duckling, Northern Ballet is delighted to announce our latest ballet especially for children, Three Little Pigs. Three little pigs set out into the world. The first pig d…||15 Mar 2014JunctionGooleTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Rumours of Fleetwood Mac - Fleetwood Mac Forever“An extraordinary emotive performance of Fleetwood Mac” ? Mick Fleetwood Having performed 500 major concert shows to over a half a million fans around the world since they formed over a decade ago, Rumours of Fleetw…||19 Mar 2014The Baths HallScunthorpeMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Surfin' USASurfin’ USA, starring BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing and ITV’s Stepping Out lead singer, Chris Madin. Backed by an incredible live band complete with horn section, are proud to pay tribute to one of the greatest bands…||21 Mar 2014The Baths HallScunthorpeTheatre & Performing Arts|
|The FureysLegends of Irish music & song The FUREYS & DAVEY ARTHUR will play a special St Patrick’s week concert on Friday 21 March 2014. Renowned for their hit songs ‘I will love you’, ‘When you were sweet 16’, ‘The G…||21 Mar 2014The Plowright TheatreScunthorpeMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|The Counterfeit SixtiesRe-live the sounds of the swinging sixties, as Britain’s No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties, with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that per…||28 Mar 2014The Plowright TheatreScunthorpeMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Derek AcorahVoted Britain’s Favourite Male Medium by the prestigious Soul & Spirit Magazine. With countless hours of spirit contact, Derek’s friendly and sincere delivery, down to earth charm and obvious dedication to his work h…||29 Mar 2014The Plowright TheatreScunthorpeReligious and Spiritual|
|Jon Richardson*Please note* when posted on 3/2/2014 only 5 tickets left! - Call 0844 854 2776 to book. PRE-SHOW DINING IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR THIS PERFORMANCE. PLEASE CONTACT 0844 8542776 TO BOOK YOUR TABLE. British Comedy Award 2013 n…||29 Mar 2014The Baths HallScunthorpeTheatre & Performing Arts|
|The SearchersIn a remarkable career now spanning five decades and with such classic hits as Sweets For My Sweet: Needles and Pins: Don't Throw Your Love Away , Sugar and Spice and When You Walk In The Room, The Searchers have contrib…||2 Apr 2014The Plowright TheatreScunthorpeMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Jai McDowallJai McDowall shot to UK wide fame when he won Britain's Got Talent, in 2011. His debut album was released on Sony Music, to acclaim, in December 2011. He is currently working on his second album, for release via Absolute…||3 Apr 2014The Plowright TheatreScunthorpeMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Knock Knock - Dave Twentyman, Kevin McCarthy, Rob The Knock Knock comedy club returns with three more comedians. This event will take place in our downstairs lounge and numbers are strictly limited. Acts who have performed at previous Knock Knock comedy nights include K…||3 Apr 2014The Baths HallScunthorpeTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Dream of Gerontius Tickets are priced: £15.00, £12.00 Adult / £5.00 Students & children Scunthorpe & District Choral Society present Dream of Gerontius by Edward Elgar. Conducted by Simon Wright. Mezzo Soprano - Vanessa …||5 Apr 2014The Baths HallScunthorpeMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
|Billy PearceNational treasure, and without doubt one of Britain's most talented and best loved comedians, Billy Pearce emerged from the fertile talent fields of Butlins in the mid 1980's. Multi Award winner Billy, has won just about…||5 Apr 2014The Plowright TheatreScunthorpeTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Ghost Hunt at Saltmarshe Hall*NEW* Location: Saltmarshe Howden Pay for your ticket via Bank Transfer (BACs) and receive £5 off per ticket Please Note: This offer is redeemed against Full Ticket Payments Only Set in 17 acres of grounds and wi…||5 - 6 Apr 2014Saltmarshe HallGooleBizarre|
|Peter PanShows take place on Monday, 7 April at 3pm and 7pm and Tuesday, 8 April at 1pm and 4.30pm. Let your dreams take flight at The Baths Hall this Easter. Starring.. Comedy legend Bobby Davro as Smee Dani Harmer 'Tracy Bea…||7 - 8 Apr 2014The Baths HallScunthorpeFamily Days Out|
|Knock Knock comedy clubKnock Knock - Gary Delaney, Mark Maier, Lloyd Griffith The Knock Knock comedy club returns with three more comedians. This event will take place in our downstairs lounge and numbers are strictly limited. Acts who have p…||24 Apr 2014The Baths HallScunthorpeTheatre & Performing Arts|
|Buddy Holly's Winter Dance PartyBuddy Holly's Winter Dance Party. In February 1959 Buddy Holly began a string of dates across the American Mid-West. The Tour was called The Winter Dance Party Tour, which included Ritchie Valens, Big Bopper Dion Di Muc…||3 May 2014The Plowright TheatreScunthorpeMusic/Gigs/Concerts|
Easter in Scunthorpe
Easter activities in Scunthorpe
Enjoy a fun-filled family Easter holiday with our list of events taking place over the Bank Holiday Easter weekend in Scunthorpe.
Wedding fairs in Scunthorpe
Get married in style by visiting wedding fairs in Scunthorpe. From the bride's dress, to the wedding cake, venues and photographers, plan your special day with our list of local wedding exhibitions.