Calendar of Events

Have a browse and see what’s on in Wigan! Gigs, Art, Family, Theatre, Fairs, Business and more! Events of all kinds listed in our Wigan calendar. To get regular updates follow us on facebook

April 2014

Purring: Sport of The People @ Wigan Life Museum
April 11, 2014 all-day
Purring: Sport of The People @ Wigan Life Museum
Solo show by Anna FC Smith at Museum of Wigan Life, examining the brutal working class contests of clog fighting and reassessing the activity as [...]
Overnight Ghost Hunt @ Haigh Hall
April 11, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Overnight Ghost Hunt @ Haigh Hall
Haigh Hall Overnight Ghost Hunt – Friday 11th April…. Become a paranormal investigator and explore the Georgian Hall including areas not open to the public. [...]
Dogglegg Presents: John Fairhurst, The Hicks, Riggots Live @ The Boulevard
April 11, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Dogglegg Presents: John Fairhurst, The Hicks, Riggots Live @ The Boulevard
We’ve got a pretty special line up here. Definitely not one to be missed! John Fairhurst – Travelling bluesman originally from Wigan but now based [...]
Poizen @ That Bar
April 11, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Poizen @ That Bar
That time again for poizen, the increasingly popular rock/metal night held at THAT BAR on Kingstreet. Opening up with live bands (bands to be announced) [...]
Rock Night Launch @ Cube (Formerly Maximes)
April 11, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Rock Night Launch @ Cube (Formerly Maximes)
Rock Night Launch at Cube Nightclub Featuring 3 rooms of music. Featuring live music from Cautious Retreat, and Vicious Circle
Purring: Sport of The People @ Wigan Life Museum
April 12, 2014 all-day
Purring: Sport of The People @ Wigan Life Museum
Solo show by Anna FC Smith at Museum of Wigan Life, examining the brutal working class contests of clog fighting and reassessing the activity as [...]
Art to Art Annual Exhibition @ Sunshine House
April 12, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Art to Art Annual Exhibition @ Sunshine House
A wonderful array of artwork on display, including paintings, life drawings, calligraphy works, 3D print models, and sculptures. Some of the art may be for [...]
Go Fest @ Various Locations
April 12, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Go Fest @ Various Locations
During the month of April GO Fest will be celebrating the joys of the digital world. Many events are being held across Wigan Borough and [...]
Invane + Arcane Bronze @ The Tudor
April 12, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Invane + Arcane Bronze @ The Tudor
INVANE www.facebook.com/pages/Invane/ ARCANE BRONZE https://www.facebook.com/ArcaneBronzeUK The show starts at 8pm and remember, entry is Free! Get down and support some quality live music.  
Official Launch Party @ Cube (Formerly Maximes)
April 12, 2014 @ 10:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Official Launch Party @ Cube (Formerly Maximes)
Official launch night for new nightclub – Cube A brand new, 3-room clubbing experience is coming to Wigan. 1 new club, 3 new rooms, 3 [...]
Acoustic Open Mic @ The Boulevard
April 13, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Acoustic Open Mic @ The Boulevard
This is a new weekly ‘in the bar’ acoustic open mic night at The Boulevard every Sunday ran by the organisers of Wigan Live Festival. [...]
Purring: Sport of The People @ Wigan Life Museum
April 14, 2014 all-day
Purring: Sport of The People @ Wigan Life Museum
Solo show by Anna FC Smith at Museum of Wigan Life, examining the brutal working class contests of clog fighting and reassessing the activity as [...]
Purring: Sport of The People @ Wigan Life Museum
April 15, 2014 all-day
Purring: Sport of The People @ Wigan Life Museum
Solo show by Anna FC Smith at Museum of Wigan Life, examining the brutal working class contests of clog fighting and reassessing the activity as [...]
Go Fest @ Various Locations
April 15, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Go Fest @ Various Locations
During the month of April GO Fest will be celebrating the joys of the digital world. Many events are being held across Wigan Borough and [...]
Go Fest @ Various Locations
April 16, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Go Fest @ Various Locations
During the month of April GO Fest will be celebrating the joys of the digital world. Many events are being held across Wigan Borough and [...]
Cinema Club – Jaws @ The Tudor
April 16, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Cinema Club - Jaws @ The Tudor
A quarterly trip to some of cinema’s greatest achievements. It’s the perfect excuse to drink and watch great movies with great people. Join us for [...]
David Rovics plus Susie Mason, Tom Stevens, Tim Critchley & Laura Taylor MC @ Joe's Bar, Arcade Street
April 16, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
David Rovics plus Susie Mason, Tom Stevens, Tim Critchley & Laura Taylor MC @ Joe's Bar, Arcade Street
”If the great Phil Ochs were to come back from the dead tonight he’d probably be hailed as the new David Rovics” – Andy Kershaw, [...]
Disorder @ Jacks, Ashton
April 16, 2014 @ 10:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Disorder @ Jacks, Ashton
Disorder is Ashton’s only indie + alternative night every Wednesday @ Jacks of Ashton from 10pm till 2am. It’s free entry with Disorder Resident DJ’s [...]
Purring: Sport of The People @ Wigan Life Museum
April 17, 2014 all-day
Purring: Sport of The People @ Wigan Life Museum
Solo show by Anna FC Smith at Museum of Wigan Life, examining the brutal working class contests of clog fighting and reassessing the activity as [...]
Go Fest @ Various Locations
April 17, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Go Fest @ Various Locations
During the month of April GO Fest will be celebrating the joys of the digital world. Many events are being held across Wigan Borough and [...]
Purring: Sport of The People @ Wigan Life Museum
April 18, 2014 all-day
Purring: Sport of The People @ Wigan Life Museum
Solo show by Anna FC Smith at Museum of Wigan Life, examining the brutal working class contests of clog fighting and reassessing the activity as [...]
Get Active in the Forest @ Haigh Country Park
April 18, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Get Active in the Forest @ Haigh Country Park
Book your place on this exciting Family Day Camp in the wonderful woods at Haigh. Learn bush craft skills, Kelly Kettles, try foraging and make [...]
Business for Breakfast @ Wigan Investment Centre
April 18, 2014 @ 6:45 pm – 8:30 pm
Business for Breakfast @ Wigan Investment Centre
Business for Breakfast is a business club whose key aim is to help its members significantly grow their business through relationship marketing and the passing [...]
On The Grind Presents: Aeroplane Flies High + Glocks + Deepshade @ The Tudor
April 18, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
On The Grind Presents: Aeroplane Flies High + Glocks + Deepshade @ The Tudor
On The Grind Presents: Aeroplane Flies High https://www.facebook.com/AeroplaneFlsHgh Glocks https://www.facebook.com/glocksband Deepshade https://www.facebook.com/deepshadeuk The show starts at 8pm and remember, entry is Free! Get down and [...]
Purring: Sport of The People @ Wigan Life Museum
April 19, 2014 all-day
Purring: Sport of The People @ Wigan Life Museum
Solo show by Anna FC Smith at Museum of Wigan Life, examining the brutal working class contests of clog fighting and reassessing the activity as [...]