Category: What’s On

Doctor Dolittle

As the new stage production of Doctor Dolittle begins to take shape in the rehearsal room, The Lowry is pleased to provide a first glimpse at images and footage showcasing some of its exotic menagerie of animal friends. Doctor Dolittle, with book, music and…

Victoria Wood Exhibition Launch – 8th September 2018

A new exhibition is to be launched on 8th September celebrating the wonderful work of Victoria Wood. Victoria was born in Bury, and lived locally whilst attending Bury Grammar School.  Some of Victoria’s school work will feature in the exhibition, including a story entitled…

Head For The Hills

HEAD FOR THE HILLS The award-winning family festival, Head For The Hills, returns for it’s 8th year on 14th, 15th and 16th September. Surrounded by beautiful panoramic views of rolling Lancashire hills, this fun-filled family friendly festival, is renowned for showcasing exciting new music,…

Heaton Park Open Air Cinema: 23rd – 28th August 2018

The UK’s first open air cinema designed for kids will be showing hit films this Summer at Heaton Park from 23rd to 28th August. There will also be a full bar serving food and drink so you can enjoy the event with a glass…

FREE Rita Ora Performance – 15th July 2018

Do you have Rita Ora fans at home? Rita Ora is to appear at the Trafford Centre this Sunday 15th July to perform a FREE mini show! The performance will be held in The Orient at 1pm and Rita is expected to perform hit…

Milkshake! Live – 15th July 2018

The Milkshake! cast will be visiting The Lowry on 15th July to sing and share stories. The audience is sure to know, and love, the songs so it’s promising to be a lovely, enjoyable experience for all the family – young and old. The…

Heaton Park Dog Pop Up Shop – 1st July 2018

A one-day pop up shop for treating our loved four legged friends. The event will showcase products from artisan makers from the north of England, specialising in dog treats, accessories, gifts and more. Events on the day include: – dog portraits dog inspired face…

Tottington’s Big Day Out 2018

This year’s Tottington’s Big Day Out is set to take place on Sunday 1st July! As usual, the event is sure to have plenty going on to entertain the whole family including live bands, beer tents, BBQ, inflatables and lots of stalls. Live Bands…

Peel Tower Open Day – 1st July 2018

Climb the steps of the Tower to enjoy the views of our beautiful countryside.  Take in the views as far as Blackpool and Wales on clear days. The flag will be flying when the Tower is open. When: Approx 10am Where: Holcombe Hill, Ramsbottom, Bury BL8…

Totty’s Big Day Out – 1st July 2018

Sunday 1st July 6 live bands, beer tent, BBQ, stalls, activities and games Crompton Meadows, Beryl Avenue, Tottington

Summer Fair – 8th July 2018

Come along and join in the fun at Woodbank Primary School’s Summer Fair. There will be inflatables, craft stalls, glitter tattoos, games, bake off contests, Woodbank’s Got Talent, BBQ, cafe, bar and tuck shop. When: 1pm – 4pm Where: Woodbank Primary School, Bury BL8…

Smithills Garden Party – 8th July 2018

Smithills Garden Party is sure to be a fun-filled afternoon for all the family! There will be: – Magic Shows Donkey Rides Circus Skills Workshop Live Music Face Painting Bolton FM Storytelling Craft Activities Craft Stalls Food Stalls When: 12pm – 4pm Where: Smithills…