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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Jack & Jill

Some very strange and disturbing events are causing concern to the good citizens of Nursery Rhyme land. Could Belladonna the evil witch be behind all the calamities which have occurred? And will Jack and Jill discover what she has hidden in the Magic Well? All will be revealed when WLT’s annual funfest hits the stage! Expect song, dance, silliness and loads of laughter in the re telling of the old Nursery Rhyme favourite. And don’t forget to book early! Matinee […]

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Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom
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Hansel & Gretel

HANSEL AND GRETEL BY ALAN P. FRAYN 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 5th, 6th, 8th, 9th December 2023. Evening Performances on all dates (except Sunday 3rd December) at 7.30pm - Matinee Performances on 2nd, 3rd, 9th December at 2.30pm Our traditional family pantomime returns once again for your enjoyment. Follow the trail of breadcrumbs to TLT for your annual fix of merriment and strange goings on. Jenny Whur once again takes the helm of our Traditional Christmas offering .... expect the unexpected […]

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Tyldesley Little Theatre, Lemon Street
Tyldesley, Wigan, M29 8HT United Kingdom
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THE CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS CRACKER. Sunday 10th December. In association with The Friends of Haigh Woodland Park. Getting the children into the Christmas spirit with a FREE day of festive fun. Children’s Entertainment, Live Music, Christmas Brass and Food and Drink. Plus all the other attractions of Haigh Woodland Park. Featuring: The Ice dragon. The Juggling Elves. The Festive Fire Show. Lancashire Youth Brass Band. Helen Minshall sings Christmas. And a visit from Santa. The seasonal fun starts at 12.30pm. HAIGH […]

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Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE 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!

Please click here for all Wigan News and Offers posts

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