Chorley’s Big Weekend is lining up to be a fantastic event on 1 and 2 October.

More than 20 indoor venues have signed up to be part of the event with live music acts performing on the Friday and Saturday evenings.


Councillor Peter Wilson, Deputy Leader of Chorley Council, said: “It is great to see that so many businesses have decided to join in with Chorley’s Big Weekend by putting acts on at their venues.

“This is in addition to the seven outdoor performance areas in the town centre, which means that it really will be a Big Weekend in Chorley - bringing people into the town centre to enjoy themselves and also help the retail and night time economy.

“We have planned the event to appeal to people of all ages with family entertainment, fairground rides and a climbing wall as well as lots of live music to enjoy.”

The indoor venues include:

  • Bootleggers
  • The Crown
  • Chorley Little Theatre
  • Duke of York
  • Flat Iron
  • Lamplighter
  • Lock and Quay
  • Lost
  • Massa's
  • Nellie Pots
  • No 61 pizza
  • Panache Lounge
  • Pearsons
  • Prince of Wales
  • Rose and Crown
  • Sams Bar
  • Shepherd's Hall Ale House
  • St Mary's Parish Social Club
  • Railway Inn
  • The Shed
  • The Vaults
  • White Bull

The seven outdoor performance areas will be located at:

  • Market Street
  • Fazakerley Street
  • Cleveland Street
  • Covered Market (2 areas)
  • Market Walk (2 areas – outside Escape Entertainment and Calico Lounge)

Keep a look out on social media next week for more details on the performance schedule.

The Big Weekend runs from 6pm–10pm on Friday 1 October and 1pm-10 pm on Saturday 2 October.





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