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February 2019

Skeleton Key & Whispering Pines present: Peach Fuzz | Cut Glass Kings | ….

Friday, 22nd February @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

We’re excited to welcome 3 fantastic acts; Peach Fuzz, Cut Glass Kings and Marvin Powell to The Old Courts for the first time on this Wigan leg of their tour with Skeleton Key Records & Whispering Pines Collective. Over 14 with an Adult Stage Times TBD Friday 22nd of February 2019 | The Grand Vault: Entrance 3 | Doors and Bar open at 7:30pm Ticket Prices: £6.00 in advance / £8.00 on the door  

£6
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Jordan and The Inkblots

Friday, 22nd February @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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22nd and 23rd
Fatbird, 21 Wallgate
Wigan, WN1 1LD United Kingdom

Jordan and The Inkblots live at Fatbird.

Free
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Wigan’s Makers Market

Saturday, 23rd February @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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22nd - 23rd Feb
Wigan Market, Wigan, WN1 1PX

Lots of pop up stalls from local traders showcasing their talents. Lots of different stalls from bath bombs, to wax melts, personalised gifts, to home decor.

Free
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Coding Meet-Up for Adults

Saturday, 23rd February @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Wigan Life Centre, The Wiend
Wigan, WN1 1NH United Kingdom

Coding Meet-Up for Adults Would you like to learn more about coding? Do you feel confused by computer programming jargon? If so, come along to our free Coding Meet-Up for adults! The meet-up is an opportunity for you to ask questions, discuss coding with other people and learn new coding skills together. Bring your own laptop and refreshments. Each session is led by our volunteer Ryan, free of charge and aimed at 16+ . The first coding meet-up will take…

Free
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Saturday Take Over – Pride Event

Saturday, 23rd February @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Galleries, Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Join us on Saturday 23rd February in Makinson Arcade as we celebrate Wigan Pride! It’s completely free from 11am – 3pm.

Free
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Northern Soul Night

Saturday, 23rd February @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Aspull Rugby Club, Woods Road
Aspull, Wigan, WN2 1PJ United Kingdom

Great evening raising funds for the mini section. Dancing and hotpot for all attending. For tickets call Craig on 07469 965 781

£10
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Jordan and The Inkblots

Saturday, 23rd February @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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22nd and 23rd
Fatbird, 21 Wallgate
Wigan, WN1 1LD United Kingdom

Jordan and The Inkblots live at Fatbird.

Free
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Riff Raff

Saturday, 23rd February @ 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Boulevard, 17A Wallgate
Wigan, WN1 1LD United Kingdom

RIFF RAFF are a four piece rock covers band from the Northwest. With over a decade of gigging experience, we are one of the hardest working bands on the circuit. Covering the likes of AC/DC, Sabbath and Rainbow as well more obscure bands such as Cinderella and Foreigner, you won’t be disappointed. Free entry

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David Hitchen, Richard Halliwell, Duncan Winfield & Dan Whieldon Trio

Sunday, 24th February @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Whelley Ex-Servicemen’s Club, 180 Vauxhall Road
Wigan, WN1 3LU United Kingdom

This show brings together three of the finest players to emerge from the ranks of Wigan Youth Jazz Orchestra. DAVID HITCHEN joined WYJO at age 13 and rapidly progressed to NYJO. At age 24, having already spent 2 years with Monte Carlo orchestras, he joined Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines as a trumpeter & MD. Since then he has travelled the world performing with many of the jazz greats as well as some of the most famous names in the popular…

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Folk Sunday Hosted By Bad Grandad

Sunday, 24th February @ 3:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Folk Sunday is back. Bad Grandad once again brings you a selection of the best regional folk, come and get cosy in our beautiful Bailiff Bar and enjoy performances from special guests and of course, Bad Grandad himself. See you there! 18 and over only Sunday 24th of February 2019 | The Bailiff Bar: Entrance 1 | Bar opens at 12:00pm | Free Entrance

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Wigan Live Presents Feb at The Tap

Sunday, 24th February @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tap n Barrel, 16 Jaxon's Court
Wigan, WN1 1LR United Kingdom

We’re back again with our first Wigan Live Presents at The Tap of the year! Acts will include Thomas Hewitt of The Stetsons Electric Tony Fouracre of Only Fools Quaintest Show On Earth

Free
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Ladies Down Under

Wednesday, 27th February @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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17th Feb - 9th March
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a heart-warming sequel to ‘Ladies Day’, which was so warmly received in our 2016/17 season. We catch up with our four ex-fish factory workers from Hull celebrating winning a fortune at the races, with a trip of a lifetime to Oz. The ladies not only discover a new country but more about their own hidden depths This amateur production is performed by special agreement with Nick Hearn Books PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 27 February 2019 – Saturday 9 March…

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Wigan Beer Festival

Thursday, 28th February @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Robin Park Arena, Loire Drive
Wigan, WN5 0UH United Kingdom

The beer festival runs from Thursday 28th February 2019 to Saturday 2nd March 2019. The venue is the Robin Park Arena, opposite the DW Stadium. The address is : Robin Park Arena, Sports and Tennis Centre, Loire Drive, Wigan, WN5 0UH. The festival will feature over 70 real ales, draught foreign beers, cider and perry, live entertainment, games and tombola and a variety of food stalls. The festival will be open as follows – Thursday 17:30-23:00, Friday 12:00-23:00, Saturday 11:30-21.30. Entrance for…

£1 – £3
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Vegan Food Share Social: Pizza and Pasta Night

Thursday, 28th February @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Book-Cycle Beech Hll, The Old Library, Buckley Street West
Wigan, WN6 7PQ United Kingdom

We’re be holding one of our regular food share nights but this one is Italian theme. Bring a tasty vegan dish to share, Pizza, Pasta, Side dishes and Deserts all welcome. Of course, everyone is more than welcome – whether you’re already vegan, or just interested in trying. Please bring a small donation toward the cost of using the cabin at BookCycle.

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Ladies Down Under

Thursday, 28th February @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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17th Feb - 9th March
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a heart-warming sequel to ‘Ladies Day’, which was so warmly received in our 2016/17 season. We catch up with our four ex-fish factory workers from Hull celebrating winning a fortune at the races, with a trip of a lifetime to Oz. The ladies not only discover a new country but more about their own hidden depths This amateur production is performed by special agreement with Nick Hearn Books PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 27 February 2019 – Saturday 9 March…

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March 2019

Wigan Beer Festival

Friday, 1st March @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Please see Listing for exact times!
Robin Park Arena, Loire Drive
Wigan, WN5 0UH United Kingdom

The beer festival runs from Thursday 28th February 2019 to Saturday 2nd March 2019. The venue is the Robin Park Arena, opposite the DW Stadium. The address is : Robin Park Arena, Sports and Tennis Centre, Loire Drive, Wigan, WN5 0UH. The festival will feature over 70 real ales, draught foreign beers, cider and perry, live entertainment, games and tombola and a variety of food stalls. The festival will be open as follows – Thursday 17:30-23:00, Friday 12:00-23:00, Saturday 11:30-21.30. Entrance for…

£1 – £3
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Ladies Down Under

Friday, 1st March @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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17th Feb - 9th March
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a heart-warming sequel to ‘Ladies Day’, which was so warmly received in our 2016/17 season. We catch up with our four ex-fish factory workers from Hull celebrating winning a fortune at the races, with a trip of a lifetime to Oz. The ladies not only discover a new country but more about their own hidden depths This amateur production is performed by special agreement with Nick Hearn Books PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 27 February 2019 – Saturday 9 March…

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Dirty Circus Album Launch

Friday, 1st March @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

One of the Wigan music scene’s most notorious and successful bands are back and preparing for a hometown album launch gig. Indie-rockers Dirty__circus, who blazed a spectacular and occasionally confrontational trail across the British music scene after signing to Sony in 2005, will Launch their long awaited album at The Old Courts on 1st March. Check them out on Facebook Support on the night comes from Della Noirs, Electric Viper Club and Jake Kelly. Over 14 with an Adult Stage…

£5
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Decorate Canvas Bags for National Book Day

Saturday, 2nd March @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, Hope Street, The Galleries
Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

FREE Drop-in, no tickets required Activities operate on a first-come first-serve basis, come early to avoid disappointment Ahead of the World Book Day create your own canvas book bag by lino printing and drawing some bookish designs.

Free
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Wigan Beer Festival

Saturday, 2nd March @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Please see Listing for exact times!
Robin Park Arena, Loire Drive
Wigan, WN5 0UH United Kingdom

The beer festival runs from Thursday 28th February 2019 to Saturday 2nd March 2019. The venue is the Robin Park Arena, opposite the DW Stadium. The address is : Robin Park Arena, Sports and Tennis Centre, Loire Drive, Wigan, WN5 0UH. The festival will feature over 70 real ales, draught foreign beers, cider and perry, live entertainment, games and tombola and a variety of food stalls. The festival will be open as follows – Thursday 17:30-23:00, Friday 12:00-23:00, Saturday 11:30-21.30. Entrance for…

£1 – £3
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