Wigan Events Guide


An independent website, showing the latest in Wigan events, and much more.

Featuring the best of things to do – including music and gigs, nightlife, family activities, art & culture, food & drink, theatre and literature and more! We also have some great guides to bars, cafes, restaurants and things to do in Wigan Town Centre – showing you the best of independent Wigan – so, enjoy!

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Tallula Takeover – Vintage, Art, Fashion, Hair – Sustainable & Affordable Fun!

Experience the enchanting Tallula Takeover at the Bailiff Bar on Sunday 3rd December, This unique event combines sustainability, wellbeing, affordability, and witchy fun together in the aim of making you feel good on the inside and outside. The Bailiff transforms into a haven for conscious consumers, offering a vintage sale with treasures starting at £5 and showcasing a selection of Tallula’s one of a kind handmade pieces. Attendees can enjoy dry shag haircuts from Nina and an incredible opportunity to […]

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The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom
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Pemberton Christmas Markets

Taking place between noon and 5pm, there will be food and market stalls across both Pemberton Masonic Hall and Lamberhead Club, including Loren Nicole photography taking Christmas family portraits and Kevin the Klown who will host a free show for children at 1pm. Mrs Claus will be performing Christmas songs and Carols at the White Swan from 2.45pm. Santa will then make an appearance from 3.45pm, before turning the tree lights on at 4.30pm, then meeting with children at the […]

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Pemberton, Wigan, WN5 8AX United Kingdom
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Ashton BIG Christmas Markets and Lights Switch

The Annual BIG Christmas Markets and lights switch on event on will be on 3rd December 1pm-6pm with a spectacular fireworks finale. We have the stage showcasing lots of local schools,dance groups and performances to come and enjoy for free. There will be lots of local stalls, and delicious food and drink. Lots to do for all the family with drum work shops from the fantastic Bom ta Bom and circus skills with the amazing team at Circus Sensible and […]

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Ashton Town Centre, Wigan Road
Ashton-in-Makerfield, WN4 9BH United Kingdom
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Latest News and Offers in Wigan

If you have some great news about your business or community group – please let us know! It might be a new opening, a new offer, or expansion – tell us and we’ll post it!

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Wigan Pubs and Restaurants

We also have a quick guide to the restaurants and pubs within Wigan Town Centre – with info, full contact details, websites and locations

– so have a great weekend in town!


Things to do around Wigan

Looking for activities and things to do around Wigan Town Centre? We have 2 in depth pages full of stuff to do – day and night, for people and groups of all ages.

For whether you’ve got a little money to spend, or when you don’t want to spend anything and still have some fun!

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Things To Do in Wigan