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Renowned for good humour and quirkiness, Lancashire offers a unique brand of fun, and this is never more evident than when you look at our huge range of events.

From the world famous Blackpool Illuminations and the UKs biggest walkabout theatre in Lancaster to gravy wrestling in Bacup and tractor pulling championships in Eccleston, we have quite a choice!

Take a look below at some of the most popular events in Lancashire and be sure to check our What’s on Events search to the right.

This Month

Symphony at the Tower 2015

Symphony at the Tower 2015

3 - 4 Jul Symphony at the Tower in aid of St Catherine’s Hospice.

Oliver Twist Williamson Park Lancaster

The Dukes Play in the Park - Oliver Twist

3 Jul - 15 Aug - There’ll also be a new Twist on The Dukes ever popular walkabout theatre season in...

Rockprest

Rockprest

4 - 5 Jul - It’s the tribute act festival that brings you blistering sets from the best rock and...

The Boo Puppet Festival

The Boo Puppet Festival

4 - 5 Jul - This annual family-friendly event offers a mix of free and paid-for events, and this...

Kites over Hoghton Tower

Kites over Hoghton Tower

5 Jul - the skies above Hoghton Tower will be filled with a whole range of colourful kites. These...

Lakeland Classic Cars at Leighton Hall

Lakeland Classic Car Rally at Leighton Hall

5 - Jul - Leighton Hall will once again play host to the Lakeland Classic Car & Motorcycle Show on...

Freddie Flintoff 2nd Innings

Freddie Flintoff 2nd Innings

7 Jul - Behind the Crease with one of Cricket’s greatest legends!

CATS the Musical with Jane McDonald

CATS the Musical Starring Jane McDonald

9 Jul - 5 Sept - One of the longest-running shows in West End and Broadway history, CATS has been...

Blackpool Tower Motown party

Blackpool Tower Motown party

11 - 12 Jul - A 6 hour feast of classic soul from the 60s, 70s and the 80s in the UK's Mecca of ...

Darwen Pedal Car Grand Prix

Darwen Pedal Car Grand Prix 2015

This year Darwen’s Pedal Car Grand Prix celebrates its 6th year, are you up for the challenge, do...

Eanam Wharf, Blackburn

Blackburn Canal Festival 2015

18 - 19 Jul - An action packed weekend celebrating the history of the Leeds Liverpool Canal and the...

Rawtenstall Annual Fair

Rawtenstall Annual Fair

11 - 12 Jul - A weekend packed full of fun for all the family

Fleetwood Festival of Transport - Tram Sunday

Fleetwood Festival of Transport - Tram Sunday

19 Jul - Tram Sunday, as it is known locally, is a one day event for all the family.

The American Road Show

The American Road Show

19 Jul - The title says it all ! But not just big trucks, cars & hot rods. Yes they ARE all here...

Hamlet - Shakespeare with the Handlebards

Hamlet - Shakespeare with the Handlebards

23 Jul - Four actors, four bicycles and a two thousand mile adventure. On just four bicycles they...

Cloudspotting Festival 2015

Cloudspotting Festival 2015

24 - 26 Jul - 10 years on from the release of their seminal debut album 'These Were The Earlies' -...

St Annes Kite Festival 2015

St Annes Kite Festival 2015

26 Jul - The festival will feature single line kites of all shapes and sizes, including a massive...

Free Summer Workshops

Free Summer Workshops

30 Jul - 3 Sept - This summer join us for our FREE Summer Kids Workshops each Thursday.

Festival Bowland 2015

Festival Bowland 2015

Events run throughout 2015 - From strenuous hikes over the fells to more moderate days discovering...

Forest of Bowland AONB Exhibition

Forest of Bowland AONB Exhibition

13 May - 26 Jul - At the Museum of Lancashire ~ Forest of Bowland - Area of Outstanding Natural...

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