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July 2018

Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood

Saturday, 21st July @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until Monday, 31st December ,2018

Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

A new exhibition giving children a taste of life in the Victorian era will open at the Museum of Wigan Life in time for Easter half term. ‘Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood’, is a free, interactive experience giving families an insight into Victorian life through dress up, games and education and will be open for visitors from Tuesday 3rd April. Child’s Play will replace the popular Animal Mummies Uncovered display, a touring exhibition produced by Manchester Museum. Offering…

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The Green Fayre

Saturday, 21st July @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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21st & 22nd
Beacon Country Park, Beacon Lane
Upholland, WN8 7RU United Kingdom

The Green Fayre is West Lancashire’s BIGGEST free countryside event. There are over 50 wonderful stalls and demonstrations providing fun and wonderment for all the family. The shows arena wows the crowds with jousting, dog agility and viking battles taking place throughout the weekend. Discover traditional and modern woodcraft techniques by taking a stroll through the Working Woodland area and visit a range of traders and exhibitors in the Craft and Healthy lifestyle marquees. Get up close and personal to…

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The Green Fayre

Sunday, 22nd July @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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21st & 22nd
Beacon Country Park, Beacon Lane
Upholland, WN8 7RU United Kingdom

The Green Fayre is West Lancashire’s BIGGEST free countryside event. There are over 50 wonderful stalls and demonstrations providing fun and wonderment for all the family. The shows arena wows the crowds with jousting, dog agility and viking battles taking place throughout the weekend. Discover traditional and modern woodcraft techniques by taking a stroll through the Working Woodland area and visit a range of traders and exhibitors in the Craft and Healthy lifestyle marquees. Get up close and personal to…

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Alice in Wonderland

Tuesday, 24th July @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

Imagine falling down a rabbit hole and experiencing all the delights of a world where things appear by magic and really are quite as mad as they seem. This musical adaptation is sure to delight and have you dancing! Bring along a picnic, blanket/chairs and imagination! Gates open half an hour prior to performance starting All tickets £7.50 or family ticket for 3 people – £15.00 Under 3s – free entry Book online: www.haightickets.co.uk Telephone:- 0800 788 0526

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A Serial Killer Of A Cruise – Becoming A Serial Killer

Thursday, 26th July @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Kittywake Canal Cruises, Wallgate
Wigan, WN3 4EU United Kingdom

Join Britain’s own Mindhunter, Renowned Criminal Profiler, Serial Killer Expert & Famous Author Paul Harrison on the most deadly journey of a lifetime! Meet The Burger Man, The Beast, The Giggler, The Killer Clown, The Eyeball Killer, The Sunday Morning Slasher and dozens more on this deadly cruise. For one night only, this chic, intimate & unique venue boat is a dark place littered with serial killers. Hear the dark true pasts and be prepared for shocking tales of death,…

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The Something New Show

Friday, 27th July @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

The Something New Show Returneth! And it’s bearing gifts! Up this month we have Chris Boyle. Chris, Comedian. Lawyer. Teacher. Beard grower. Not necessarily in the right order. His full length comedy shows ‘Self-Awareness’ and ‘Polymath’ were sold out the last time he played here at The Old Courts so do yourself a favour – Do not miss this stand-up set! Sharing the bill with Chris is Frankie Blaus. Young Identity are Manchester’s finest spoken word collective. Boisterous, lyrical mastery…

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Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood

Saturday, 28th July @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until Monday, 31st December ,2018

Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

A new exhibition giving children a taste of life in the Victorian era will open at the Museum of Wigan Life in time for Easter half term. ‘Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood’, is a free, interactive experience giving families an insight into Victorian life through dress up, games and education and will be open for visitors from Tuesday 3rd April. Child’s Play will replace the popular Animal Mummies Uncovered display, a touring exhibition produced by Manchester Museum. Offering…

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Steaming Sundays

Sunday, 29th July @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Trencherfield Mill, Wigan Pier Quarter
Wigan, WN3 4EF United Kingdom

Visit Trencherfield Mill on a Steaming Sunday to admire this giant’s immense size and power, but more importantly, experience it working as it did all those years ago.   At 1pm you’ll enjoy an informative multimedia presentation by engineers about the Mill Engine’s history and its immense power. Steaming Sundays Adult: £4 Children under 12 and concessions: £2 Family ticket (up to two adults and two children): £10 Group booking – 20% discount for parties of more than 15 people…

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The Adventure of Peter Rabbit & Friends

Tuesday, 31st July @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

This delightful musical adaptation follows some of Beatrix Potter’s favourite characters in their timeless adventures as they roam the countryside. Bring along a picnic, blanket/chairs and imagination! Gates open half an hour prior to performance starting All tickets £7.50 or family ticket for 3 people – £15.00 Under 3s – free entry Book online: www.haightickets.co.uk Telephone:- 0800 788 0526

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August 2018

Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood

Saturday, 4th August @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until Monday, 31st December ,2018

Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

A new exhibition giving children a taste of life in the Victorian era will open at the Museum of Wigan Life in time for Easter half term. ‘Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood’, is a free, interactive experience giving families an insight into Victorian life through dress up, games and education and will be open for visitors from Tuesday 3rd April. Child’s Play will replace the popular Animal Mummies Uncovered display, a touring exhibition produced by Manchester Museum. Offering…

Free
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Steaming Sundays

Sunday, 5th August @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Trencherfield Mill, Wigan Pier Quarter
Wigan, WN3 4EF United Kingdom

Visit Trencherfield Mill on a Steaming Sunday to admire this giant’s immense size and power, but more importantly, experience it working as it did all those years ago.   At 1pm you’ll enjoy an informative multimedia presentation by engineers about the Mill Engine’s history and its immense power. Steaming Sundays Adult: £4 Children under 12 and concessions: £2 Family ticket (up to two adults and two children): £10 Group booking – 20% discount for parties of more than 15 people…

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The Secret Garden

Tuesday, 7th August @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

This tale starts in India where Mary Lennox becomes orphaned and moves to a rambling old house in the Yorkshire countryside after being adopted by her uncle. Mary discovers a key to the Secret Garden and begins to create her own hidden world within its walls. Bring along a picnic, blanket/chairs and imagination! Gates open half an hour prior to performance starting All tickets £7.50 or family ticket for 3 people – £15.00 Under 3s – free entry No booking…

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Wigan WOL Open Mic Poetry

Thursday, 9th August @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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2nd Thursday of the month
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

At Write Out Loud Wigan Open Mic people crowd in to listen to bawling, drunken, old, young, new and subtle poets. Some funny, some melancholy, some political and some absurd. Come on down, all welcome! A night of poems, performance and drink A drink of night, performance and poems Of performance, poems and a drink Drink performance of poems, a night – though not necessarily in that order. Comments: ‘A rollicking good night’ ‘Wigan is the ideal place to begin,…

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Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood

Saturday, 11th August @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until Monday, 31st December ,2018

Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

A new exhibition giving children a taste of life in the Victorian era will open at the Museum of Wigan Life in time for Easter half term. ‘Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood’, is a free, interactive experience giving families an insight into Victorian life through dress up, games and education and will be open for visitors from Tuesday 3rd April. Child’s Play will replace the popular Animal Mummies Uncovered display, a touring exhibition produced by Manchester Museum. Offering…

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Wigan Auction House Artisan Market

Saturday, 11th August @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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2nd Saturday of the Month
Wigan Auction House, Miry Lane
Wigan, WN6 7TG United Kingdom

Wigan Auction House on Miry Lane Wigan has announced a new monthly market day on the second Saturday of each month from 10am-4pm. The artisan market promises to be a unique shopping and trading experience with stall holders selling organic meat and dairy, homemade artisan pies and cakes, arts and crafts, bespoke handmade children’s’ clothes, vintage traders, vinyl records and more. Expect rare vintage finds, handcrafted gifts, tasty food, a licenced bar, live music and lots of friendly faces! PLUS…

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Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood

Saturday, 18th August @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until Monday, 31st December ,2018

Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

A new exhibition giving children a taste of life in the Victorian era will open at the Museum of Wigan Life in time for Easter half term. ‘Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood’, is a free, interactive experience giving families an insight into Victorian life through dress up, games and education and will be open for visitors from Tuesday 3rd April. Child’s Play will replace the popular Animal Mummies Uncovered display, a touring exhibition produced by Manchester Museum. Offering…

Free
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Steaming Sundays

Sunday, 19th August @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
See post for Event Dates
Trencherfield Mill, Wigan Pier Quarter
Wigan, WN3 4EF United Kingdom

Visit Trencherfield Mill on a Steaming Sunday to admire this giant’s immense size and power, but more importantly, experience it working as it did all those years ago.   At 1pm you’ll enjoy an informative multimedia presentation by engineers about the Mill Engine’s history and its immense power. Steaming Sundays Adult: £4 Children under 12 and concessions: £2 Family ticket (up to two adults and two children): £10 Group booking – 20% discount for parties of more than 15 people…

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Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood

Saturday, 25th August @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until Monday, 31st December ,2018

Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

A new exhibition giving children a taste of life in the Victorian era will open at the Museum of Wigan Life in time for Easter half term. ‘Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood’, is a free, interactive experience giving families an insight into Victorian life through dress up, games and education and will be open for visitors from Tuesday 3rd April. Child’s Play will replace the popular Animal Mummies Uncovered display, a touring exhibition produced by Manchester Museum. Offering…

Free
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September 2018

Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood

Saturday, 1st September @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until Monday, 31st December ,2018

Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

A new exhibition giving children a taste of life in the Victorian era will open at the Museum of Wigan Life in time for Easter half term. ‘Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood’, is a free, interactive experience giving families an insight into Victorian life through dress up, games and education and will be open for visitors from Tuesday 3rd April. Child’s Play will replace the popular Animal Mummies Uncovered display, a touring exhibition produced by Manchester Museum. Offering…

Free
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Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood

Saturday, 8th September @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until Monday, 31st December ,2018

Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

A new exhibition giving children a taste of life in the Victorian era will open at the Museum of Wigan Life in time for Easter half term. ‘Child’s Play – a celebration of childhood’, is a free, interactive experience giving families an insight into Victorian life through dress up, games and education and will be open for visitors from Tuesday 3rd April. Child’s Play will replace the popular Animal Mummies Uncovered display, a touring exhibition produced by Manchester Museum. Offering…

Free
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